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Governor Mark Dayton attended a community conversation about race hosted by the St. Cloud NAACP and told people who have been questioning refugee resettlement in the central Minnesota region to “find another state.” This mirrors the German authorities who told a small town of 3,000 that is being forced to absorb 4,000 Muslim migrants,

Whether Americans thought about the potential or not, the Obama administration is making sure it comes to fruition — a new office within the Department of Justice teaming with the Southern Poverty Law Center to track and coordinate investigations into “domestic terrorism.” In an October 14 speech delivered at George

One of the long, sought after goals of Marxism is to break man of his belief in a higher power; to separate his soul from God if you will. This is admitted by Karl Marx in the Communist Manifesto, and later by Vladimir Lenin when he said that Catholicism was

A town with a population of 4,000 finds out it will soon receive 3,000 migrants…. and the Mayor didn’t have any advance warning. In another town, the regional Governor basically told everyone, “if you don’t like it (having 400 refugees dropped in your town) — you can leave! We have,

“Find out just what any people will quietly submit to and you have the exact measure of injustice and wrong which will be imposed upon them.” – Fredrick Douglas I was humored to see the socialist-communist Bernie Sanders talking of America’s “democracy” on stage during the CNN Democrat debate.  He

As with many nations in turmoil, Syria has several ethnic groups.  The largest minority is the Kurds.  And with many groups vying to have control of their own destiny, the Kurds have armed themselves against ISIS.  Much like the Kurds in Iraq, the Kurds in Northern Syria have forged for

As the quarterly earnings season heats up we are seeing massive cracks in the global economy. Most recently mega-retailer Walmart announced flat-lining sales and say that they expect earnings per share to collapse as much as 12% next year citing higher employee costs and a bleak economic outlook. But financial

Now that a major global recession has begun, you would expect major retailers like Wal-Mart to run into trouble as consumer spending dries up, and that is precisely what is happening. On Wednesday, shares of Wal-Mart experienced their largest single day decline in 27 years after an extremely disappointing earnings

In the wake of several mass shootings in gun-free zones around the country, the mood of State legislatures supporting the right of citizens to self-protection has gone into hyperdrive. More and more states are choosing to not prohibit law-abiding people from carrying sidearms. Currently, there are only 19 states that directly

I’d heard that “an Ivy League professor” said on a social media venue that GOP presidential hopeful Ben Carson should win “coon of the year” after he advocated allowing Confederate battle flags to be displayed at NASCAR events. Then, I heard that said Ivy League professor was none other than