In the latest example of Obama-era military social engineering, the U.S. Navy’s Bureau of Medicine and Surgery aims to excise a foe — one that supposedly exists within the service itself: “male privilege.”
During an interview with CNN’s Wolf Blitzer on October 8, presidential candidate Ben Carson made a simple statement that defenders of the right to keep and bear arms have being making for years — that Nazi Germany’s strict gun control laws increased the vulnerability of Germany’s Jews and made the Holocaust easier for the Nazis to perpetrate.
John Boehner's handpicked successor for speaker of the House, House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy, shocked the Washington establishment by withdrawing his name from consideration as speaker. His withdrawal may allow the candidacy of more principled House members, but Boehner and his backers have other plans.
In the aftermath of the October 1 shootings at Umpqua Community College in Roseburg, Oregon, many of those calling for anti-gun measures such as universal background checks, gun registration, and bans on “assault weapons” ignore the fact that practically all mass shootings like the one in Oregon have taken place in “gun-free” zones.
On Wednesday, the Republican-controlled House blocked a Democratic effort to abolish the Select Committee on Benghazi, which has been conducting an investigation into the 2012 attack on the American compound in Benghazi, Libya, during Hillary Clinton’s reign as secretary of state.