How One Man Invented the Conservative Movement

Consider these accomplishments: author of over 50 best-selling books of nonfiction and fiction that introduced the CIA hero Blackford Oakes to the world; writer of 5,600 newspaper columns totaling 4.5 million words in eloquent defense of the conservative paradigm; host of the weekly TV program “Firing … Source: How One Man Invented the […]


With police outnumbering protesters at UMN, no unrest reported as conservative pundit Ben …

With roughly 100 law enforcement personnel watching from the ground and sky, a relatively small group assembled outside a University of Minnesota building Monday evening to protest a speech by conservative commentator Ben Shapiro. University officials and police had cited protester-based safety … Source: With police outnumbering protesters at UMN, no unrest reported […]


Conservative speaker Ben Shapiro visits U of M, protesters await

ST. PAUL, Minn. (KMSP) – Conservative speaker Ben Shapiro spoke at the University of Minnesota St. Paul campus Monday – and protesters were ready to be heard. It’s not the first time a Shapiro speech has been met with backlash, so police came out in full force. They even outnumbered the protesters. […]


DC mayor: City officials can't block social media followers

WASHINGTON (AP) — A report on Metropolitan Police Chief Peter Newsham’s Twitter habits has prompted District of Columbia Mayor Muriel E. Bowser’s office to remind city officials of a policy prohibiting removing social media followers. Newsham told The Washington Post his account, separate from … Source: DC mayor: City officials can’t block social […]


AP FACT CHECK: Trump twists words from Fox News

President Donald Trump speaks during a meeting with the members of the National Governors Association in the State Dining Room of the White House, Monday, Feb. 26, 2018, in Washington. (AP Photo/Evan Vucci). Evan Vucci. Facebook · Twitter · Email; Print; Save. WASHINGTON (AP) — Judging … Source: AP FACT CHECK: Trump twists […]


Mona Charen at CPAC

Mona Charen has touched a nerve. Briefly, in case you took a break from the news over the weekend: On a panel discussion at the Conservative Political Action Conference, Charen excoriated Republicans who observe a double standard on sexual harassment. Then she tore into CPAC for inviting … Source: Mona Charen at CPAC


Even in Cabinet, Spahn Likely to Be Thorn in Merkel's Side

BERLIN (Reuters) – German Chancellor Angela Merkel’s biggest critic within her own conservative party, 37-year old Jens Spahn, will not drop his demands for a rightward shift in … “Jens Spahn … will certainly not change course because of his post,” Bosbach told the Augsburger Allgemeine newspaper. Source: Even in Cabinet, Spahn […]


Jeremy Corbyn, Backing a 'Soft' Brexit, Takes Aim at Conservatives

LONDON — The leader of Britain’s opposition party, Jeremy Corbyn, tried on Monday to position Labour as the standard-bearer of a “soft” exit from the European Union, narrowing the maneuvering room for Theresa May, the country’s already weakened prime minister. In a much-anticipated speech, Mr. Source: Jeremy Corbyn, Backing a ‘Soft’ Brexit, […]


Not all conservatives will say, 'I love CO2'

POLITICS. Not all conservatives will say, ‘I love CO2’. Scott Waldman, E&E News reporter. Published: Monday, February 26, 2018. NATIONAL HARBOR, Md. — Some young conservatives believe that their generation won’t get bogged down in the partisan battles over climate change. Instead, it will look … Source: Not all conservatives will say, ‘I […]