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

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February 05, 2016 • 09:40 am

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The 'Gun Control' Farce
By Thomas Sowell
Tuesday, October 13 2015
President Obama's intrusion into the mourning community of Roseburg, Oregon, in order to promote his political crusade for stronger gun control laws, is part of a pattern of his using various other sites of shooting rampages in the past to promote this long-standing crusade of the political left. The zealotry of gun control advocates might make some sense if they had any serious evidence that more restrictive gun control laws actually reduce gun crimes. But they seldom even discuss the issue in terms of empirical evidence. Saving lives is serious business. But claiming to be saving lives and…
 
The 'Gun Control' Farce: Part II
The grand illusion of zealots for laws preventing ordinary, law-abiding people from having guns is that…
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The More You Politicize Guns the Weaker Your Case Becomes
After the horrific mass shooting at a community college in Oregon, President Barack Obama made an impassioned…
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Unlock 'em Up?
The Justice Department has announced that it will begin releasing 6,000 "nonviolent" inmates…
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By the Numbers: The U.S. Murder Rate Isn't Comparatively High, Nor Does It Suffer the Highest Mass Shooting Rate
If only Barack Obama exhibited as much contempt and tenacity toward America's foreign adversaries - particularly…
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Mark Zuckerberg's $100 Million Education Debacle
Facebook founder and CEO Mark Zuckerberg may squander his billions on any liberal flapdoodle he chooses.…
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Gitmo Extended Stay America Suites in Colorado? Hell No!
Liberal readers have scoffed at my repeated warnings about the dangerous prospect of an enemy combatant…
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Mandate for Conservatives: Make Obama a Historical Anomaly
When I penned my first column for the Center for Individual Freedom early in 2009, we didn’t yet…
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Trust in Media at Record Low, and Sleazy Washington Post "Fact Check" Against Carly Fiorina Shows Why
Americans' sense of confidence in the media has plummeted to a record low.  To understand why,…
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Trump's Tax Plan: What's There. What's Not.
Donald Trump released his tax reform plan this week. Which is to say, this is Trump’s 2015 tax…
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Welcome to Wealthy Middle Eastern Thug Privilege
You've heard endlessly about "white privilege" from the professional social justice warrior…
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Question of the Week   
The tradition of New Hampshire’s first-in-the-nation primary began in which one of the following years?
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Quote of the Day   
 
"As most of the political world has been focusing on the presidential race, Obamacare has gotten off to a rocky start in 2016. This could be a major drag on Democrats come November.On Thursday, the Department of Health and Human Services reported that fewer than 13 million individuals signed up for Obamacare plans for 2016. ... This is significantly lower than the 21 million individuals the Congressional…[more]
 
 
—Philip Klein, Washington Examiner Managing Editor
— Philip Klein, Washington Examiner Managing Editor
 
Liberty Poll   

Of the 8 remaining Republican presidential candidates, which one is your current choice for the nomination?