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Charles Barkley Lambastes Media’s NFL Protest Coverage: ‘You Guys Have…Done a Terrible Job’

NBA season kicked off on Tuesday night — which puts TNT’s Charles Barkley back in the sports media spotlight. And while the retired NBA great has been away, he hasn’t liked what he’s seen from his media peers who have covered the NFL protests. …

The Left: The Far and Away Hugest Spenders of ‘Dark Money’

The Left and the media (please pardon the redundancy) are endlessly fascinated with so-called “dark money”…on the political Right. And only on the political Right. Wikipedia defines “dark money” as: “In…politics…, dark money are funds given to nonprofit organizations – and include 501(c)(4) (social welfare) 501(c)(5) (unions) and 501(c)(6) (trade association) groups – that can receive unlimited donations from corporations, individuals, and unions, and spend | Read More »
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Protesters Shut Much of St. Louis Down Following Acquittal of Former Police Officer

As we reported earlier, the Judge who presided over the murder trial of former St. Louis police officer Jason Stockley issued a not guilty verdict this morning. In anticipation of the announcement, Governor Eric Greitens activated the National Guard and law enforcement agencies beefed up their presence following vows of “mass shutdowns” by activists. Rumors swirled yesterday that the verdict would come down this afternoon around | Read More »
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If You Must Destroy Statues, Consider These Four

I’m a hard-liner on free speech and think that these people running around tearing down statues are foolish in the extreme. However, if they absolutely must tilt at windmills statues, here are five that I would like to submit for their consideration: This statue of Che Guevara in New York City Located in Central Park, “El Che” is a sculpture by artist Christian Jankowski. Apparently, it’s | Read More »
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Where the Streets Have No Name – Confederate Drive Is History

Weeks before the tragic events of Charlottesville, the City of St. Louis was embroiled in a controversy over the removal of the Confederate memorial located in Forest Park. Though talk of relocating the memorial began in 2015, Mayor Lyda Krewson, who assumed office in April of this year, revived the discussion, strongly advocating its removal. Arguments were raised on both sides of the issue.  There were | Read More »
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