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Image of the Day: Americans Pay More On Taxes Than Food, Housing & Clothing Combined

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April 27, 2017 • 05:14 pm

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A Gem in Chicago
By Thomas Sowell
Tuesday, August 30 2016
  We have gotten so used to seeing college presidents and other academic "leaders" caving in to so many outrageous demands from little gangs of bullying students that it is a long overdue surprise to see a sign that at least one major university has shown some backbone. Dr. Robert J. Zimmer, president of the University of Chicago, has spoken out in the plainest language against the stifling of opinions that differ from political correctness, on campuses across the country. "Free speech is at risk at the very institution where it should be assured: the university," Dr.…
 
Abstract Immigrants in an Abstract World
Why would a country with the world's largest Jewish population, outside of Israel, admit large numbers…
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Hillary Clinton's Felonious Friends in Virginia
Terry McAuliffe is a Hillary Clinton pal. He fronted $1.3 million for her house in Chappaqua, New York.…
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Rare Bright Spot: U.S. Still Leads in Intellectual Property Protection
The United States accounts for just 4% of the world's population, and our brief 240-year existence remains…
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Leo DiCaprio's Dirty Dollars
Actor-playboy Leonardo DiCaprio walked away from a fender bender in the Hamptons this weekend without…
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Zika's Threat to a City Near You
Health officials are bowing to political correctness instead of taking obvious steps to protect residents…
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A Clash of Police Policies
Amid the rioting in Milwaukee, there is also a clash between two leading lawmen there — Milwaukee…
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Reminder: Obamacare Is Still A Disaster
So a giant, rent-seeking insurance company is accused of having threatened to leave Obamacare's health…
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Hillary Clinton Interview Betrays Contempt for 2nd Amendment
Following her recent interview with Fox News' Chris Wallace, Hillary Clinton suffered justified ridicule…
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How to Escape Obamacare
"You get what you pay for," the adage goes. Not with the Affordable Care Act. When open enrollment…
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Hillary's Headhunter: Sleazeball Ken Salazar
The Loathsome Cowboy rides again. Ken Salazar, President Obama's disgraced ex-interior secretary and…
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Question of the Week   
Complete the famous phrase: “No man’s life, liberty or property are safe ...”
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Quote of the Day   
 
"The president's tax proposal -- a big, swashbuckling vision for enacting pro-growth principles -- offends many on the left by its very nature. Within a few minutes of its release, liberal economists, politicians and pundits were ripping it as a payoff to the wealthy, a deficit buster, regressive, unrealistic. That alone is proof Mr. Trump is getting the policy right. Yet what Mr. Trump may be doing…[more]
 
 
—Kimberley A. Strassel, The Wall Street Journal
— Kimberley A. Strassel, The Wall Street Journal
 
Liberty Poll   

The media is having its say. Now have yours. What grade do you give President Trump for his first 100 days?