In a move that has environmental militants exulting and Western farmers, ranchers, and property owners fuming, President Obama has locked up 1.8 million acres by executive fiat, with the stroke of a pen. More lock-ups are planned.

 

After arresting and charging radio host Pete Santilli with “conspiracy” in connection with his reporting on the occupation of the Oregon wildlife refuge, the federal government has sparked an outcry that is making headlines across America and even overseas.

The Left sure likes rights; so much so that it even invents them. The latest example is presidential contender Bernie Sanders’ claim that Barack Obama has a “constitutional right” to appoint the late Justice Antonin Scalia’s successor. 

The FBI aerial video doesn’t confirm the government's version of events, and video of the shooting taken by a passenger in Finicum’s truck, as well as other police/FBI body-cam, dash-cam videos still have not been released.

It doesn’t matter, freedom of speech. Someone was offended, that’s against the law.” These words were actually uttered by a University of Texas police officer as he was issuing a citation to a street preacher.