Posts Tagged ‘Conor Friedersdorf’



Today’s Rebellion News – February 12th 2014

Wednesday, February 12th, 2014

McConnell, Cornyn help advance debt ceiling increase in Senate

(Daily Caller – Alexis Levinson) *Lead Story*

STICKER SHOCK: National debt to rise to $18.2 trillion

(Breitbart – Matthew Boyle) *Must Read*

Top of Job Creation Index: North Dakota and D.C. –- Bottom? R.I. and N.M.

(CNS News – Ali Meyer)

Supreme Court Weighs ‘Qualified Immunity’ for Cops Who Use Deadly Force to End Car Chases

(Reason – Damon Root)

Top of Job Creation Index: North Dakota and D.C. –- Bottom? R.I. and N.M. – See more at: http://www.cnsnews.com/news/article/ali-meyer/top-job-creation-index-north-dakota-and-dc-bottom-ri-and-nm#sthash.ymYHuSkz.dpuf

Map Shows Dozens of U.S. Military Ships Stationed In North Africa Waters During Benghazi Attack

(Townhall – Katie Pavlich)

Rand Paul launches suit against NSA snooping programs

(Washington Times – Seth McLaughlin) *Must Read*

Big Easy Blues: Ex-Mayor Exposed as Corruptocrat

(American Interest – Walter Russell Mead)

Networks Won’t Call Convicted Mayor Ray Nagin a Democrat

(NewsBusters – Matt Hadro)

White House Data Shows Minimum Wage Hike Unlikely to Help Poor

(Washington Free Beacon – Bill McMorris)

Faulconer win has lessons for CA state GOP

(San Diego Union-Tribune – Steven Greenhut)

The Playing Fields of Suburbia

(The American – Joseph Epstein)

More concerns raised about gun seizures by state agents in CA

(KBAK & KBFX Eyewitness News – Carol Ferguson)

President Obama: I’m the Law

(Forbes – Steve Forbes)

Dismantling Big Government to Save the Republic

(Daily Reckoning – Ralph Benko)

Studies Undermine Michelle Obama’s ‘Food Deserts’ Campaign

(National Review – Alec Torres)

Biased Media Ignore Joe Biden’s Long History Of Embarrassing Gaffes

(Investor’s Business Daily – L. Brent Bozell)

Powers: I’m getting tired of defending ObamaCare, too

(Hot Air – Ed Morrissey)

Rand Paul vs. Bill Clinton: It’s ‘War on Women’ Jujitsu

(The Atlantic – Conor Friedersdorf)

Throwing a Party for Coming to a Complete Stop at a Stop Sign

(PJ Media – Rick Moran)

World press freedom: 4 key takeaways

(Christian Science Monitor – Anna Kordunsky)

The Pentagon’s bow to Islamic extremism

(Human Events – Raymond Ibrahim) *Must Read*

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Today’s Rebellion News – February 5th 2014

Wednesday, February 5th, 2014

Farm subsidies, political leverage, and the ratchet of statism

(Washington Examiner – Timothy P. Carney) *Lead Story*

Next Phase of Obama’s Executive Push: Climate Hubs

(New York Times – Coral Davenport) *Must Read*

CVS to stop selling tobacco products

(Hot Air – Ed Morrissey)

Report: 4 in 10 Government Security Breaches Go Undetected

(Washington Free Beacon – Elizabeth Harrington)

Is arrest enough to strip away someone’s rights?

(Orange County Register – Conor Friedersdorf) *Must Read*

Common Core MATH lesson plans attack Reagan, list Lincoln’s religion as ‘liberal’

(Daily Caller – Eric Owens)

Lawmakers ‘Disturbed and Angered’ After Classified Briefing Reveals Extent of Snowden Defense Leaks

(PJ Media – Bridget Johnson)

‘Ridiculous’: How a Firefighter Ended Up in Handcuffs While Helping Victims at Scene of Serious Car Accident

(The Blaze – Jason Howerton)

‘Libertarian Conservative’ Peter Schiff Slams Daily Show for Dishonest ‘Hit Job’

(NewsBusters – Matt Hadro)

The authenticity of poverty

(Human Events – John Hayward)

EPA’s Wood-Burning Stove Ban Has Chilling Consequences For Many Rural People

(Forbes – Larry Bell) *Missed Story*

Money-Hungry States Make Tax Grab From Businesses In Other States

(Investor’s Business Daily – Steven Malanga)

Detroit should bid for the 2016 GOP Convention

(Detroit News – Matt Mackowiak)

Washington’s Gambling Commission Shuts Down Card Games at Senior Center, Citing Local Ban

(Reason – Jacob Sullum)

The 4 Pillars of Poverty

(Daily Reckoning – Marc Faber)

Chinese Navy Sharpening Its Knives in Indian Ocean

(American Interest – Walter Russell Mead)

Enroll America’s New Strategy to Sell Obamacare? Singing Pets

(Townhall – Leah Barkoukis)

Obama’s Immigration Non-Enforcement Actions

(National Review – Andrew Stiles)

Industry assails FDA’s ‘food taxes’

(The Hill – Ben Goad)

The Fact-free Opposition to Keystone XL

(The American – Benjamin Zycher)

We need more checks and balances for federal prosecutors.

(City Journal – Amar Bhide)

New surveillance technology can track everyone in an area for several hours at a time

(Washington Post – Craig Timberg) *Must Read*

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Today’s Rebellion News – January 27th 2014

Monday, January 27th, 2014

Feds to let tech firms share more data on surveillance requests

(Washington Examiner – Brain Hughes) *Lead Story*

House Dem: So It Looks Like Obamacare Won’t Attract Enough Young People

(Townhall – Guy Benson) *Must Read*

New Snowden Revelation: NSA, GCHQ Look Through Apps To Find Personal Data

(Reason – Matthew Feeney)

Obama Administration, Common Core Present Obstacles to School Choice

(Brietbart – Dr. Susan Berry)

Army develops ‘Combat Gum’ to fight soldiers’ cavities in field

(Washington Times -  Cheryl K. Chumley)

96 Percent of Dems Who Support Minimum Wage Hike Don’t Pay Their Interns

(CNS News – Matt Vespa)

Is This How the Media Will Attack Rand Paul in 2016?

(The Blaze – Becket Adams)

Political Review Hampers FOIA Process, Watchdogs Say

(Washington Free Beacon – CJ Ciaramella)

After Scott Walker’s Reforms, Government Union Having Trouble Skimming Tax Dollars to Help Democrats

(PJ Media – Bryan Preston)

The Unitary Executive becomes a singularity

(Human Events – John Hayward)

Is automation really disrupting the American labor force?

(AEI Ideas – James Pethokoukis)

The NSA Speech: Obama Accepts the Logic of Staying Terrorized

(Daily Reckoning -  Conor Friedersdorf)

Gregg: Stimulus that failed to stimulate

(The Hill – Judd Gregg)

Can Puerto Rico Avoid Junk Status?

(American Interest – Walter Russell Mead)

Lack Of Opportunity, Not Economic Inequality, Is U.S.’ Real Problem

(Investor’s Business Daily – Ralph R. Reiland)

States Wrestle with Whether to Spend, Save or Give Back Surpluses

(Newsmax – Sandy Fitzgerald)

More Proof the “Investigation” of the IRS is a Sham

(American Spectator – Mark Meckler)

A Pen, a Phone, and a Flailing President

(National Post – Ron Fournier)

Liberalism, Mental Disorders and the Maryland Mall Shooter

(Accuracy in Media – Cliff Kincaid) *Must Read*

‘Thugs,’ Politicians, and Race

(National Review – Charles C.W. Cooke)

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Today’s Rebellion News – January 6th 2014

Monday, January 6th, 2014

White House blows up unemployment compromise

(Daily Caller – Neil Munro) *Lead Story*

High Tobacco Taxes Spark Huge Black Market in Northeast

(Breitbart – Mike Flynn) *Must Read*

Saudi Billionaire Prince: Fracking Competitively Threatens ‘Any Oil Producing Country in the World’

(CNS News – Michael W. Chapman)

Judge Rules Chicago’s Ban on Gun Sales Unconstitutional

(PJ Media – Bryan Preston)

Europe’s rising and renewable-driven energy prices are causing a coal resurgence

(Hot Air – Erika Johnsen)

Why Drivers Licenses for Illegal Immigrants Undermines the Path to Citizenship

(Townhall – Conn Carroll) *Must Read*

Eyeing China, India and Japan Vow Closer Military Ties

(American Interest -  Walter Russell Mead & Staff)

Why Is the NSA Buying a Maryland County’s Waste Water?

(The Blaze – Liz Klimas)

Voting majority backs Keystone XL pipeline, poll finds

(Fuel Fix – Jennifer A. Dlouhy)

NIH Spends $11 Million to Publish ‘Environmental Health Journal’

(Washington Free Beacon – Elizabeth Harrington)

Ed Schultz to ‘Heartless and Cruel’ Republicans: Extend Unemployment Because of Cold!

(NewsBusters – Scott Whitlock)

New York City’s horse-drawn carriage crisis

(Human Events – John Hayward)

Obamacare Claims Another Victim

(Dally Caller – Sheldon Richman)

Will the ‘New School’ arrive in time to save American higher education?

(Washington Examiner – Mark Tapscott)

Number of Foreclosures May Increase as Housing Market Recovers

(Money News – Michael Kling)

MSNBC Assigns Executive to Review Scripts Before They Go On Air

(Accuracy in Media – Don Irvine)

The Yahoo News expansion continues: new hires from The Daily Beast, The Atlantic

(Silicon Valley Business Journal – Jon Xavier)

North Carolina Teen Shot and Killed by Cop While Two Other Cops Had Already-Tased Teen Pinned

(Reason – Brian Doherty) *Must Read*

U.S. Supreme Court Halts Same-Sex Marriages in Utah

(Wall Street Journal – Brent Kendall)

The Danger of NSA Spying on Members of Congress

(The Atlantic – Conor Friedersdorf)

Saudi Billionaire Prince: Fracking Competitively Threatens ‘Any Oil Producing Country in the World’ – See more at: http://www.cnsnews.com/news/article/michael-w-chapman/saudi-billionaire-prince-fracking-competitively-threatens-any-oil#sthash.2GvBSsOX.dpuf
Saudi Billionaire Prince: Fracking Competitively Threatens ‘Any Oil Producing Country in the World’ – See more at: http://www.cnsnews.com/news/article/michael-w-chapman/saudi-billionaire-prince-fracking-competitively-threatens-any-oil#sthash.2GvBSsOX.dpu
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Today’s Rebellion News – June 19th 2013

Wednesday, June 19th, 2013

Thousands rally as tea party groups stage major IRS protest outside Capitol

(Washington Times -  David Sherfinski) *Lead Story*

Horrors of austerity: $70 million in bonuses for the IRS

(Human Events – John Hayward) *Must Read*

Sushi Rice, Catfish, and Other Farm Bill Winners

(Reason – Katherine Mangu-Ward)

How San Francisco’s rent control and anti-landlord housing laws make housing there less affordable and less available

(AEI Ideas -  Mark J. Perry)

Obama pushes big cut in nuclear weapons. Is that a good idea?

(Christian Science Monitor – Peter Grier)

Experts: Amendment would restrict what advocacy groups could say and do

(Washington Free Beacon – Lachlan Markay)

The Grand Generational Delusion

(Daily Reckoning – Bill Bonner) *Must Read*

FBI is using drones in America, director tells Congress

(Washington Examiner – Susan Ferrechio)

Living in Fear: Welcome to Fascist America

(PJ Media – Roger L. Simon)

Fisa court oversight: a look inside a secret and empty process

(The Guardian UK – Glenn Greenwald)

Paranoia Strikes Deep: The Press and Rand Paul

(The Atlantic – Conor Friedersdorf)

Charter Schooling? Why Not Charter Housing?

(American Spectator – Wayne Woodman)

Was Justice Roberts Intimidated Into Voting for ‘ObamaCare’? Senator Mike Lee Presents the Evidence

(The Blaze – Erica Ritz)

Coming Soon: A Dramatic Downshift In Company Size, Plus Hours Worked

(Forbes – Bill Frezza)

Why Men Are “Going Galt”: A Review of Men On Strike

(American Interest – Walter Russell Mead)

Obama Rhetoric Matches That Of Old Soviet Leaders

(Investor’s Business Daily – Svetlana Kunin)

It’s an open-and-shut case: Rates will go up a lot under Obamacare.

(National Review – James C. Capretta)

Los Angeles Bans Plastic Bags

(Breitbart – Ben Shapiro)

AMA Says Obesity Is a Disease; Warns Against ‘Prolonged Sitting’ at Work

(CNS News – Susan Jones) *Must Read*

Obama Administration Attempts to Intimidate State Department Whistleblower

(Accuracy in Media – Roger Aronoff)

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