Sunday, September 25, 2016

The Progressive Era and Constitutional Change

Democratic hopes of winning Senate fade as Trump proves less toxic for Republicans

The Washington Post

Rep. Gowdy reacts to immunity deals given to Clinton aides

Mexico hit by surge of 5K Haitian, African and Asian migrants on their way to the U.S.


Fox News

Socialist Nation Magazine Interviews Comrade Bernie Sanders


The Nation interviews Comrade Sanders.

Baltimore Professor: White People Need To Personally Give All Their Money To Black People

Marine Corps Dad Banned from Daughter’s High School Graduation had Complained when School Taught her how to Convert to Islam!

Constitution reports:
After Suing Maryland Public School For Teaching Their Daughter HOW TO CONVERT TO ISLAM, USMC Veteran & Father Banned from Daughter’s Graduation

Maryland parents Melissa and John Wood sued the Charles County Public Schools System, the Board of Education of Charles County, and the principal and vice principal of La Plata High School for violating their daughter’s civil rights under U.S. Code 42 (1983). Not only is the school instructing students to learn and perform Islamic rituals, it prohibits students from taking home the textbook in which Islamic ideology is taught. And after Mr. Wood, an 8-year U.S. Marine Corps veteran complained, the school issued a “no trespass” order– from the public school where his daughter attends. And banned him from attending his daughter’s graduation.

Wood claims he fought to defend the freedom of public school education– and yet he and his family have been retaliated against– by the very school his actions and taxpayer dollars support.

John Wood was deployed in Operation Desert Shield/Desert Storm. After serving in the Marine Corps, he became a firefighter and responded to the Pentagon attack on September 11, 2001.

The Woods claim in the lawsuit that the school system and its administrators have repeatedly violated his daughter’s First Amendment rights by promoting “Islam over other faiths, such as Christianity or Judaism.”
An article , well worth your time.

Professor Allan Lichtman outlines why he thinks Trump is headed for a win

Pence: Gennifer Flowers is not coming to the debate

The Washington Examiner

Mook Called Out For Not Giving Clinton's Position on Sanctuary Cities

Race tightens in Virginia; Trump down by 1 in Colorado, up by 9 in Missouri

Why a Republican Might Win Bernie’s Home State . The GOP Might Get Another Republican Governor.

Politico

Clinton's lead narrows to 3 points in Pennsylvania

The Hill reports:
Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton’s lead over Republican rival Donald Trump has narrowed to 3 points in the battleground state of Pennsylvania, according to a new poll.

Clinton leads Trump, 44 percent to 41 percent, in the Morning Call/Muhlenberg College poll released late Saturday.

One week ago, Clinton had a 9-point advantage in that poll, 47 percent to 38 percent.
Imagine that.

Turkey @HillaryClinton is threatening to bring in 500,000 more unvetted just like him. Are your children safe in school with her policies.

POLITICO-Harvard poll: Americans brace for decade of slow economic growth

Politico

Bloody Chicago: 21 shot citywide

The Chicago Tribune

The New York Times has not endorsed a single Republican candidate since Eisenhower in 1952.

Washington Mall Shooter Caught: Suspect Is 20 Year Old Turk Named Arcan Cetin Who Supports Hillary Clinton.

Zerohedge reports the shooter is captured and appears to not be Hispanic , Episcopalian girl from Greenwich,Conn. , or Trump supporter.

Federalism & the Constitution: the 17th Amendment

When state legislators had more of a clamp on the federal government. Is the direct election of Senators really a better system?

But If You Don't Learn Cursive, How Will You Read the Declaration of Independence in the Original? A brief (discursive) history of handwriting.

Mother Jones

We all beat diabetes with the Mail’s diet — and so can you: The amazing stories of the women whose lives were transformed by a revolutionary regime .

The Daily Mail

Study finds young men are playing video games instead of getting jobs


The Chicago Tribune

Poll: Clinton, Trump in virtual dead heat on eve of first debate

The Washington Post reports:
Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump will meet Monday night for their first debate in a virtual dead heat in the race for the White House, according to a new Washington Post-ABC News poll, with the Democratic nominee’s August advantage erased after recent difficulties and the GOP nominee still facing doubts about his qualifications and temperament.

Likely voters split 46 percent for Clinton and 44 percent for Trump, with Libertarian Party nominee Gary Johnson at 5 percent and Green Party nominee Jill Stein at 1 percent. Among registered voters, Clinton and Trump are tied at 41 percent, with Johnson at 7 percent and Stein at 2 percent.

In a two-way matchup between the major-party nominees, Clinton tops Trump by 49 percent to 47 percent among likely voters, and the two are tied at 46 percent among all registered voters. Clinton’s two-point edge among likely voters, in both the four-way and two-way ballot tests, is within the survey’s 4.5 percentage-point margin of sampling error.
Snapshot of the race.

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