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The culture war in science fiction

Op-ed views and opinions expressed are solely those of the author. Most of us know the story of Gina Carano, the actress from Disney’s hit Mandalorian series that was terminated for her posts on social media.  As a creative talent with conservative ideals, she became the target of online wrath that led to her termination. …

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Big Upside Surprise for the July Jobs Report

U.S. nonfarm payrolls added 528,000 jobs in July, well above the consensus expectation of 250,000, and the biggest gain since February. Private payrolls posted a 471,000 gain in July versus consensus expectations of 230,000 and also the biggest gain since February (see first chart). Overall, the jobs report is a positive result. Despite the strong…

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Compassion Compromised by Contradictions

“California has some of the nation’s highest housing expenses, the most expensive gas, and the third highest overall cost of living.” That was the major premise of Isaac Lozano’s “Workers need a livable wage,” in a recent Los Angeles Times editorial, advocating a higher minimum wage in the state. I have often noticed that the…

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Here Is What Stagflation Looks Like

Here Is What Stagflation Looks Like Authored by David Stockman via The Brownstone Institute, Yes, we have some stagflation. Subsequent to the pre-Covid peak in Q4 2019, real final sales of domestic product have slowed to a crawl, rising by just 0.73% per annum during the last 2.5 years. We much prefer this measure over real GDP…

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Congratulations Mayor ‘Kane’ Glenn Jacobs

Congratulations Mayor ‘Kane’ Glenn Jacobs THANK YOU Knox County for electing me to serve a second term as your mayor. I am so grateful for the support you have shown me and my family throughout my campaign for re-election, and will continue to do all I can to serve you to the best of my…

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Germany Risks Facing ‘Winter of Anger’

Germany’s federal and regional governments are bracing for a potential wave of protests which might come this autumn or winter, the state-funded ARD and RBB broadcasters reported this week. Chancellor Olaf Scholz’s cabinet fears that rising food and energy prices could lead to social unrest and be exploited by various “radical” movements, the outlets explained.…

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Let’s Get Rid of the FBI

Around the Web – Original Source: amgreatness.com Project Veritas has leaked blurry but legible photos of an internal FBI memo describing the warning signs of “Militia Violent Extremism.” “The following symbols,” says the memo, “are used by Anti-Government or Anti-Authority Violent Extremists, specifically Militia Violent Extremists (MVE) [which include] widespread use of symbols and quotes…