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Article first appeared at Thedailysheeple.com by Joshua Krause   Thedailysheeple – It’s been nearly a year since the American public was first made aware of the notorious Homan Square jail in Chicago. Though perhaps “jail” isn’t the right word for this place. At least in American jails there is some faint enforcement of human

Article first appeared at Thedailysheeple.com by Melissa Dykes Thedailysheeple –  Former lead singer and guitarist for CCR John Fogerty recently said in an interview that the “jungle” he’s singing about in the band’s 1970 hit “Run Through the Jungle” is not Vietnam. “The thing I wanted to talk about was gun control and the

Article first appeared at Thedailysheeple.com by Joshua Krause Thedailysheeple – For most of Germany’s post World War Two history, their political scene has been largely devoid of any right-wing rhetoric. The reason why is obvious enough. Living under a brutal fascist regime that contributed to the deaths of millions has a habit

It was reported yesterday that a US boat with ten soldiers was captured by Iranian soldiers and then released, following an apology from their commander. Official Iranian video of the capture was released by the UK Times:   Now, there are a lot of details as to what may or may

The fight goes on ….. and on and on. We won’t stop until these sharia restrictions on our First Amendment rights are lifted. “N.Y. Federal Appeals Court to Hear Argument in Geller’s Case against MTA” Tomorrow morning, David Yerushalmi, Senior Counsel at the American Freedom Law Center, will present oral

There has been much made about state funding of Planned Parenthood. There are those who have come out in favor of cutting all funding. Many of these states have found themselves in the middle of lawsuits. Several states have been told that they do not have the authority to make

Ahead of last night’s Republican Debate, Sen. Ted Cruz (R-TX) is the latest Republican to surge behind Donald Trump. There’s a good chance that there’s one question that won’t be asked tonight by the moderators which is, “Why did Cruz miss a very important vote this past week on a

“You will hear of wars and rumors of wars, but see to it that you are not alarmed. Such things must happen, but the end is still to come.” (Matthew 24:6, NIV) If you asked a cross section of Americans when World War II began, out of those who could

“Few men have the virtue to withstand the highest bidder.” -George Washington How is it that American politicians are garnering so much wealth? During the 113th congressional session, 268 of the 534 members were millionaires. Here is a short list of some examples of the profiteers of the governing body:

Do you know what your “threat score” is? Today, more than 90 percent of all local police departments and nearly all government agencies employ some sort of technological surveillance. One of the most common applications is called “Beware,” and it scans billions of “arrest reports, property records, commercial databases, deep