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As Dennis Prager neatly illustrates, is now really the time for Joe Biden and other leftists to be advocating…
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Image of the Day: Defund Police, While Crime Spikes Upward?

As Dennis Prager neatly illustrates, is now really the time for Joe Biden and other leftists to be advocating "Defund the Police?"

 

[caption id="" align="alignleft" width="664"] Not the Time to Defund Police[/caption]

 

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Coronavirus Authoritarianism Is Getting Out of Hand
By David Harsanyi
Friday, April 17 2020
It's reasonable to assume that the vast majority of Americans process news and data, and calculate that self-quarantining, wearing masks and social distancing make sense for themselves, their families and the country. Free people act out of self-preservation, but they shouldn't be coerced to act through the authoritarian whims of the state. Yet this is exactly what's happening. There has been lots of pounding of keyboards over the power grabs of authoritarians in Central and Eastern Europe. Rightly so. Yet right here, politicians act as if a health crisis gives them license to lord over the most…
 
“Big Pharma” Slurs Conspicuously Disappear
George Orwell sardonically noted the ease with which some preach pacifism from behind the protective…
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We Are Approaching COVID-19 Gut-Check Time
We are a few days away from a rendezvous with some tough conclusions about COVID-19. A number of concurrent…
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Liability Protections Needed for Those on Frontlines of COVID-19 Response and Relief Efforts
The Center for Individual Freedom (CFIF) today joined a coalition of nearly two dozen organizations,…
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Shutdown Could Kill More Americans Than COVID-19
Thursday's unemployment update confirms that over the last three weeks, nearly 17 million Americans have…
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Don't Let Democrats Federalize Elections
I'm sorry, but you have no constitutional "right" to vote by mail. You have no constitutional…
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First, Do No Harm: “Buy American” Pharmaceutical Mandate Would Threaten Innovation When We Need It Most
As revelations of China’s malfeasance amid the coronavirus pandemic proliferate, its calculating…
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Is America a Roaring Giant or Crying Baby?
Marshal Admiral Isoroku Yamamoto commanded the Imperial Japanese Navy in World War II until he was killed…
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How to End the Shutdown
President Donald Trump is hinting at a second task force responsible for getting Americans back to work.…
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Is Joe Biden Weaker Today Than Hillary Clinton Was In 2016?
The polls show Joe Biden leading Donald Trump in the presidential race. Looking at the last 10 surveys…
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Amid Coronavirus, a Renewed Appreciation for the 2nd Amendment
Suddenly, the Second Amendment doesn’t seem quite so abstract or anachronistic anymore. …
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Which one of the following was the first U.S. woman to fly in space?
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"Trump represents something new, but not in the way his critics imagine and fear. He has not played the role of standard populists, who usually seek to remove constitutional barriers to their reform agendas. Instead, he has become, by the end of his four years, an unexpected constitutional traditionalist who has relied on theories of executive power held by his predecessors -- even (gasp) Barack Obama…[more]
 
 
—John Yoo, Emanuel S. Heller Professor of Law at UC Berkeley, AEI Visiting Scholar and Hoover Institution Visiting Fellow
— John Yoo, Emanuel S. Heller Professor of Law at UC Berkeley, AEI Visiting Scholar and Hoover Institution Visiting Fellow
 
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