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Below is one of the latest cartoons from two-time Pulitzer Prize-winner Michael Ramirez.

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August 23, 2016 • 09:53 am

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The Dumbest Idea
By Thomas Sowell
Tuesday, July 19 2016
If there were a contest for the most stupid idea in politics, my choice would be the assumption that people would be evenly or randomly distributed in incomes, institutions, occupations or awards, in the absence of somebody doing somebody wrong. Political crusades, bureaucratic empires and lucrative personal careers as grievance mongers have been built on the foundation of that assumption, which is almost never tested against any facts. A recent article in the New York Times saw as a problem the fact that females are greatly under-represented among the highest rated chess players. Innumerable…
 
How Obama Divides America
At the funeral service for five slain Dallas cops, President Barack Obama delivered another one of his…
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America’s 30-year-old Tax Code, Now Serving: No One
With our two major parties holding conventions this month and setting agendas for the next four years…
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Gallup Poll: Americans Still Value Police and Military Highest
Events this summer make each day seem worse than the preceding one, creating an alarming sense of national…
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Congressional Black Corruption
If Black Lives Matter, then why have entrenched members of the Congressional Black Caucus spent more…
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Sanctuary Hospitals: Who Pays the Bills?
Medical bills are pushing more Americans into severe financial distress, even if they have insurance.…
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The War on Cops
There was never a more appropriately named book than "The War on Cops" by Heather Mac Donald…
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The War on Cops: Part II
Even in this age of runaway emotions, there are still some people who want to know the facts. Nowhere…
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Orgy of Guilt
The Islamic State, you have to acknowledge, is on quite a roll. Over the July 4 weekend, the FBI arrested…
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Hillarygate: FBI Director's Factual Conclusions Match Applicable Federal Statute
Did Hillary Clinton violate federal law by using an unsecured personal email system as Secretary of State? …
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Dem Platform Follies
On Friday, the Democratic Party unveiled its 2016 national platform, promising to put "a middle-class…
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Question of the Week   
Which of the following pairs are the two longest rivers in the United States?
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Quote of the Day   
 
"Huma Abedin must be a remarkable woman: She has held down four of the worst jobs in politics, several of them simultaneously: right hand to Hillary Rodham Clinton, fixer and patron-patronizer for the Clinton Foundation, an editor of a journal spawned by a major al-Qaeda financier, and wife to Anthony Weiner. Mrs. Carlos Danger has some explaining to do. So does Mrs. Clinton. More, in fact. Mrs. Clinton…[more]
 
 
—The Editors, National Review
— The Editors, National Review
 
Liberty Poll   

Now that the $400 million in cash paid to Iran has been virtually confirmed as ransom for release of hostages, almost certainly in violation of law, do you believe anyone will be held accountable?