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Does fighting radicalization actually make us safer?

Given recent attacks in Manchester, London and Michigan and subsequent terror investigations, we’ve been hearing a lot about whether the perpetrators became radicalized.

This has renewed conversations about how to combat potential radicalization.

The Left’s violence is only logical

Hollywood liberals regularly use violent rhetoric against conservatives. College campuses have become places where dissident speech will be beaten down, literally, by Antifa thugs in black masks. Under the guise of protests against racial injustice, Black Lives Matter creates riots. Property is destroyed. Fires are set. Individuals are assaulted. The civil society seems threatened — all by the radical Left.

While what’s happening on the Left has been well documented, few are exploring the question of “Why?”

The violence of modern leftists is a feature of their political philosophy, which rejects natural rights secured by government in favor of legal rights created by political power. Violence is the lowest form of political power, and the use of violence is consistent with progressive political philosophy.

Float in Montreal parade sparks allegations of racism

The video shows pop singer Annie Villeneuve on Rue St. Denis on a float being pushed by what appears to be only people of colour. Surrounding the float are droves of choir members, all dressed head-to-toe in white.

The video has been shared more than 12,000 times, and has a running thread of hundreds of comments. Many of the commenters are critical of the event’s lack of diversity, saying the float looked like some kind of historical depiction of slavery.

White South Africans are dying and Twitter is actively censoring it.

A long time ago I read the 600+ pages of the atrocities commited during Pinochet’s dictartorship. I’m no leftie and I know of the recurrent memes of throwing commies off helicopters, but these were the most atrocious acts I had ever heard off. In my own country. I won’t go into detail because of the horrific nature, but I remember that sensation going through my spine while reading it, it’s very distinct, and I hoped to never feel it again. But someone mentioned South Africa…

‘Anti-Racism Strategist’ Tariq Nasheed Has Said Some Pretty Racist Things in the Past

Tariq Nasheed spends his day on Twitter dot-com railing against white supremacy and hidden white supremacist symbols. He’s famous for such hot takes like “the Cleveland Facebook killer may be used as an excuse for white supremacists to go around shooting black people.” He even appeared on Tucker Carlson’s Fox show to chastise the police for shooting the OSU terrorist last year.

Nasheed calls himself an “anti-racism strategist.”

But not too long ago, Nasheed wasn’t an anti-racism strategist at all—he was just plain racist.

Not-so-new Canadian: How welcoming is N.L. for immigrants?

I’ve benefited from the legendary Newfoundland and Labrador hospitality, and every day I cherish my network of valued friends.

However, even my inherently upbeat personality is severely tested by an also gloomy economy. I struggle with the sense of gratitude many immigrants and refugees feel about being in a palpably safer place that precludes them from looking at their new home too critically.

I’m not offended by the term “come from away,” but despite the recent, well-deserved positive publicity associated with the phrase thanks to Broadway, I have felt the insulting isolation that isn’t always very welcoming to newcomers.

Burned Quran, cut up pages left outside California mosques

Two Islamic centers in Northern California were the sites of possible hate crimes during the last days of Ramadan, law enforcement officials said.

A burned Quran filled with bacon was found outside a Sacramento mosque Saturday, the Sacramento County Sheriff’s Department said. It was hanging by a handcuff from a temporary fence outside the Masjid Annur Islamic Center.

6 Schools That Can’t Produce One Student Proficient in English or Math

A Project Baltimore investigation has found five Baltimore City high schools and one middle school do not have a single student proficient in the state tested subjects of math and English. These are the dumbed-down Common Core tests.

Despite the fact that the students are illiterate, many are on track to pass and graduate. At least half will graduate.

Migrant Who Frequently Visited Kindergarten May Have Given Children Tuberculosis

The migrant, originally from Yemen, spent five months from January to May in the community, meeting families and spending time at a local kindergarten. Brought to Bünsdorf by the local church, the man is said to have had an infectious case of tuberculosis and children aged three to six may be affected, leaving parents outraged, Eckernförderung Zeitung reports.

Perhaps Sharia isn’t the greatest threat.

‘You’re celebrating colonization’: 4 Indigenous people share why they won’t be singing O Canada on July 1

For Shane Henry, it used to be about donning the red and white to celebrate Canada on July 1, but this year — on Canada’s 150th anniversary of Confederation — he’s not feeling so patriotic.

“Putting a bunch of flags on my skin and jumping in praise saying, ‘Oh, look at our great country and look at all that we’ve accomplished’ — that part of it isn’t so comfortable with me anymore,” explained the University of Saskatchewan PhD student and researcher with the Saskatoon Tribal Council.



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Hundreds of Swedes went to the war fight for ISIS – Returnees today

Expressen has mapped the returnees, the 150 Swedish suspicious IS terrorists who returned silently to Sweden. While they posed openly on Facebook as invincible warriors, often with freaked (?) dead bodies. Today they live as shadows and do everything to avoid being recognized. We have enough problems, say one of them – and refuse to meet. However, during the ongoing offensive against IS, more of the 112 from Sweden who remain in the war – those who are most radical – are expected to return.

Internet Disavows Youtube Over #Morethanarefugee Video

A video produced by Google company YouTube is receiving widespread backlash over its promotion of an open borders agenda.

As of writing, the video, “#MoreThanARefugee,” trending at #20, has accumulated over 132k downvotes versus 54k upvotes, indicating Youtube’s stance on the hot button issue is highly unpopular.

OPSEU uncorks the propaganda in “Liqileaks” ads: Won’t you please save an LCBO worker?

Ungrateful Ontario taxpayers make me sick! Always thinking about themselves and never giving a thought to all the hard-done-by government workers, like those toiling away at the provincial booze monopoly, the LCBO.

Do you have any idea what these public servants are going through? Do you know how long it’s been since their last raise? And do you care?

If not, maybe it’s because you haven’t heard their tragic stories first-hand.

Amnesty for militants in Syria’s Raqqa aims to promote stability

A civil council expected to rule Raqqa once Islamic State is dislodged from the Syrian city pardoned 83 of the jihadist group’s low-ranking militants on Saturday, a goodwill gesture designed to promote stability.

The U.S.-backed Syrian Democratic Forces (SDF) have gained significant ground in the battle for Raqqa, the operational base for Islamic State over the past three years and a symbol of its self-proclaimed caliphate.

US-China Agree On Need For “Complete, Irreversible” Korean Denuclearization

After terse public exchanges this week, each proclaiming the other is not working hard enough on ‘solving’ the Kim Jong Un ‘situation’, Chinese state media said on Saturday, reporting the results of high level talks in Washington this week, that China and the United States agreed that efforts to denuclearize the Korean Peninsula should be “complete, verifiable and irreversible.”

The week started off tense, with the President tweeting that “while I greatly appreciate the efforts of President Xi & China to help with North Korea, it has not worked out. At least I know China tried!”

Polish MP Schools BBC Host On Refugees: ‘How Many Terror Attacks Have You Had In London?’

In an interview posted to YouTube on Thursday, Tarczynski is asked by a BBC host why Poland is not honoring their agreement to take in refugees.

“Well, basically because people who voted for us they said no,” Tarczynski stated matter-of-factly. “The previous government had this agreement and now Polish people said no, we don’t want to have this threat in Poland … and we have to respect them.”

Venice Gets Its First Ever Transgender Gondolier

Alexandra Hai, 50, (pictured) fought for a decade to break into the male-dominated guild of gondoliers, which had not employed a woman in 900 years. During that time she failed the gondola test three times and was also fined once by police for illegal gondoliering, leading to accusations of discrimination. In 2007 she was granted the right to become a private gondolier.

Idaho teenager becomes millionaire by investing $1,000 gift in Bitcoin – and wins bet with his parents

Three years ago Erik Finman made a bet with his parents. He had just dropped out of high school, finding it a waste of time, and was being taught at home. If he was a millionaire by the time he turned 18, his parents said, they would not force him to go to university.

Last week Mr Finman declared victory.

Trudeau Loses His Cool When Confronted With Truth

International bankers, global corporations, highly paid bureaucrats, China, and the politically correct elites have won big under Trudeau.

As for the rest of us Canadians, we’ve lost.

Our taxes are up, our country is being sold off, foreign countries are put ahead of Canadians, taxpayer money is spent on Trudeau’s own aggrandizement, and those are just a fraction of the serious problems we face because of the Trudeau government.

Video of motorcyclist driving through anti-Trump, die in protest

I guess they really didn’t plan to die after all. They should be grateful it wasn’t a snow plow.


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Germanic Umma

Germany will be Islamic in about two decades. The process by which this happens and the results of this transformation will be consequential beyond measure, not just for Europe, but for the world. And Germany’s acceptance of Islam as its national religion will be peaceful and seamless. In making this prediction, I am certainly not alone; many books are being written about the fall of Europe. Yet while many assume this is the “end” of Europe, that the wave of Islamic immigration and migration will cause a collapse,. I am not so certain.

You can’t disconnect terrorism from Islam, Couillard says in wake of Flint attack

Quebec Premier Philippe Couillard is facing criticism from Muslim community leaders after saying there is a link between Islam and terrorism.

Couillard made the comments Thursday in Quebec City. He was asked by a reporter whether he was concerned Quebec Muslims could face a backlash following the arrest of a Montrealer in connection with an attack earlier this week at a Michigan airport.

Freighter Was On Autopilot When It Hit U.S. Destroyer

The Philippines-flagged cargo ship ACX Crystal was under control of a computerized navigation system that was steering and guiding the container vessel, according to officials familiar with preliminary results of an ongoing Navy investigation.

Investigators so far found no evidence the collision was deliberate.

Nevertheless, an accident during computerized navigation raises the possibility the container ship’s computer system could have been hacked and the ship deliberately steered into the USS Fitzgerald, an Arleigh Burke-class guided missile destroyer.

Bomber planning attack on Mecca’s Grand Mosque blows himself up after plot foiled

Saudi security forces on Friday foiled a suicide attack on the Grand Mosque in the Muslim holy city of Mecca, cornering the would-be attacker in an apartment, where he blew himself up, the Interior Ministry said.

In a statement read on state television, the ministry said that three cells had planned the attack on worshippers and security forces at the mosque as the Muslim holy month of Ramadan nears its climax.

EU Greens Call for Brussels to Send ‘Whole Villages’ of Syrians to Eastern Europe

Vice-President of the Greens-European Free Alliance group, Ska Keller, told the Neue Osnabrücker Zeitung that it is essential the EU implement a “solidarity distribution” system because migrants should be spread throughout Europe.

Noting how a large proportion of the migrants resettled in Baltic states like Lithuania quickly left to seek higher welfare payments in countries like Germany, the Green MEP said Brussels should send migrants to Eastern Europe in much greater numbers.

Unveiling clock showing 8,411 days left for Israel, Iranians rage against Jewish state

TEHRAN — Iran held major anti-Israel rallies across the country Friday, with protesters chanting “Death to Israel” and declaring that destroying the Jewish state is “the Muslim world’s top priority.”

Iranians participating in Quds Day rallies also called for unity among pro-Palestinian groups against the “child-murdering” Israeli government, according to Iran’s Tasnim News Agency.

Marchers in Tehran headed from various points of the city to the Friday prayer ceremony at Tehran University. Similar demonstrations were held in other cities and towns in Iran.

Left-wing college students under the spell of “collective psychosis,” warns liberal professor who was targeted by an insane student mob

A self-proclaimed liberal professor has come out in condemnation of what took place at The Evergreen State College in Olympia, Washington, last month when an angry student mob swarmed the campus and imposed anarchy for several days over delusions of institutional racism and inequality.

Professor Ben Weinstein became a victim of the protest after students aggressively targeted him simply for his refusal to leave the campus for anti-white day. Because his skin color is white, Weinstein had his classroom surrounded by the racist mass of student terrorists, which began shouting and chanting at him in an attempt to bully him into succumbing to their demands.

Minneapolis Installs Sharia Hotline to Report Non-Muslims Who Speak Against Islam

The city of Minneapolis has set up a hotline for residents to report suspected hate crimes, including “speech and actions,” according to statements on the city’s website.

The city, which will operate the “service” through its 3-1-1 helpline, is targeting any “harassing behaviors motivated by prejudice,” according to a press release. Those wishing to report a hate crime from outside the city may dial 612-673-3000.

According to the local newspaper, the Star-Tribune, “the announcement comes amid signs of a recent surge of such incidents affecting Muslims and Jews across the country, many of which go unreported.”

Trudeau to march in Toronto’s Pride parade again

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau will once again march in Toronto’s Pride parade.

Pride Toronto made the news official Friday morning.

Last year, Trudeau became the first Canadian prime minister to take part in the annual event.

He will join other dignitaries, including Ontario Premier Kathleen Wynne and Toronto Mayor John Tory.

What Philosophical School of Thought are you in?

This short quiz briefly assesses your philosophical world views and tells you which out of eight schools of thought you are closest.



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Johnny Depp: ‘When Was the Last Time an Actor Assassinated a President?’

International movie superstar Johnny Depp may be in hot water over comments he made about President Donald Trump.

When Depp, star of such films as Black Mass and The Rum Diary, introduced a film on Thursday at “Cinemageddon,” a film stage at England’s famous Glastonbury Festival, he turned his attention across the Atlantic to the current occupant of the White House.

According to the Daily Telegraph, he told the crowd, “I think [Donald] Trump needs help. There are a lot of dark places he could go.”

The British government bans extremist organisations – unless they are Islamists that murder Jews.

Straight after the latest slaughter in London Bridge, 17 days ago, Prime Minister Theresa May makes a strident promise: “Enough is enough!” For one fleeting moment her assertiveness reminds me of the great Winston Churchill. As an officer in the British Army in 1897 & 1898 he fought in British India and Sudan; in both conflicts he encounters the horrors of radical Islam. In 1899 (and at only 25 years old) Churchill warns that Islam is “a militant proselytising force that is spreading through Central Africa.” In a prophetic comment Churchill asserts: “Islam is out to destroy the civilisation of modern Europe.”


There was really little for the FBI to do here. Hodgkinson’s motives were fairly clear. He had a list of names of targets. His social media was filled with rants against Republicans. A witness describes him studying the area of his future attack. According to Rep. DeSantis, he asked if the players were Republicans or Democrats.

This is about as open and shut as anything gets. All the FBi had to do was go through his laptop and phone to confirm that he hadn’t been coordinating with anyone else.

Except the FBI instead decided to treat Hodgkinson as if he were a Muslim terrorist. And by that I mean launch into a cover-up of his motives.

A Warm, Fluffy Mosque Inside a Church in Berlin — “Interfaith” in Action

The “interfaith” movement has reached an important milestone: a mosque has been constructed inside a church in Berlin. Everyone is excited and happy about this significant event, which allows people of all faiths to come together under one roof in peace and harmony and etc blah yak.

Many thanks to Ava Lon for translating this TV news report, and to Vlad Tepes for the subtitling. Vlad has added some instructive footage by Maj. Stephen Coughlin about the significance of the “interfaith” movement in the Muslim Brotherhood’s long-range plans.


Forced marriage in Canada ‘more prevalent’ than thought: ex-child bride

Samra Zafar was just 16 years old when her mother told her she would be marrying a 28-year-old man in Canada.

Against her wishes, Zafar left her Pakistani family’s home in the United Arab Emirates and started a new life with her husband in Mississauga, Ont.

Over the next decade, she endured “abuse of all kinds” as she raised two daughters and tried desperately to obtain a university education and get out of her marriage. She eventually succeeded and is now speaking out about child brides and forced marriage – a problem she says is prevalent, even in Canada.

CLAIM: Teacher made students stand up and apologize for their ‘white privilege’

Allegations that a middle school teacher forced several students to stand and apologize for their “white privilege” have rocked a North Carolina school district.

First reported by American Lens, during a meeting of the Rockingham County School Board last month, a woman named Farren Wilkinson made the troubling accusations against a teacher from Western Rockingham Middle School.

h/t tom_billesley

Real Climate Science You Don’t Hear About

You hear about new climate science every day. You’re also savvy enough to wonder how much bias goes into that reporting. To give you an idea, here’s a short review of four studies published this year that have received no media attention even though their findings are significant.

North Korea says Trump is a ‘psychopath’ who may launch a preemptive strike

A commentary published in a North Korean state newspaper Thursday calls President Trump a “psychopath” — and suggests that he would launch a preemptive strike on North Korea to distract from domestic political problems.

The accusations, published in government mouthpiece Rodong Sinmun, come at an especially fraught time. Just two days earlier, Trump had condemned the “brutality of the North Korean regime” after the death of Otto Warmbier, an American student who was detained in North Korea for nearly a year and a half.

The New ‘Uncle Toms’: Islamists and Leftists Target Reformists and Ex-Muslims With Racial Epithet

It’s now 2017 – a “current year” factoid always thrown in our face by progressives – and the forcefulness by which the political left and fundamentalist Muslims utilise the phrases “house Muslim” or “uncle Tom” to shame those who don’t confirm is not just abundant, it is growing.

I have a pretty thick skin. I hear these things every day. I feel ashamed, not of who I am, but of my fellow human beings who find it appropriate to race-shame someone, or religion-shame them.

Black graduates celebrated at special U of T ceremony

Organizers of a graduation ceremony for black students at Canada’s largest university say the event is meant to acknowledge the barriers that remain for people of colour pursuing academia.

The ceremony is being held Thursday at the University of Toronto after two students took it upon themselves to organize the event for black students completing degrees at both the undergraduate and graduate level.



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Third in a series: “Adding Carlsberg to the back bacon.”

Hungarians Declare: ‘Central Europe Stands United Against Mass Illegal Migration’

An alliance of Central European countries led by Hungary has pledged to work together to stem the flow of illegal migrants into Europe at a meeting in Prague.

Delegations to the Central European Defence Cooperation (CEDC) group from Austria, Croatia, Hungary, Slovakia, Slovenia, and the Czech Republic were, according to a report on the Hungarian government’s official website, “united against mass illegal migration”.

VIDEO: Saying ‘Radical Islam’ is ‘definitely wrong,’ students say

Last month’s terror attacks in London killed dozens and renewed the debate over the use of the term “Radical Islam.”

Proponents of the phrase, including President Donald Trump, say it’s important that we accurately label the root cause of these attacks if we are ever to prevent them in the future, while opponents contend that the term simply exacerbates the problem of terrorism, and offends more people than it helps.

The Leftist News Media, Unmasked

If there’s anything that the most recent presidential campaign and its aftermath have made crystal clear, it’s that the major news media in America are teeming with leftists who overtly and covertly promote leftist worldviews and agendas. Andrea Mitchell, who has been the chief foreign-affairs correspondent at NBC News since 1994, is emblematic of the media’s pitiful devolution into nothing more than a propaganda mill.

The Department of Justice is Privileging Mosques

The Department of Justice has become an advocate for the establishment of mosques in America. It is as if there were some congressional affirmative action mandate. The DOJ’s own statistics reveal a sharp escalation in intervention efforts on behalf of Islamic complainants, mostly involving mosque disputes with local zoning authorities. Alarmingly, these interventions reveal a pattern of generous settlements that benefit mosques while bypassing municipal laws and disregarding legitimate neighborhood concerns.

Next up: a special counsel to probe Team Obama’s obstruction of justice

By using fired FBI Director James Comey to attack the new Republican administration, Democrats have opened up a legal can of worms for the Obama administration.

Under sworn questioning, Comey has veered off the topic of President Trump and Russia and revealed several damning incidents in which his predecessor’s administration politically interfered in the Hillary Clinton email investigation. And now the Senate will investigate Team Obama for obstruction of justice.

A UN survey expects the world population to boom to 8 billion by 2023

The world’s population will hit a historic milestone in 2023, surpassing the 8 billion population mark, according to the latest findings from the United Nations population survey published on Wednesday. In addition, it’s anticipated that more than half of the global population growth by 2050 will originate from sub-Saharan Africa, where fertility rates will measure higher than anywhere else in the world.

Father of Confederation’s name stripped from Prime Minister’s Office building

Prime Minister Justin Trudeau joined indigenous leaders across from Parliament Hill on a sun-drenched Wednesday and said the building housing his office will no longer bear the name of Hector-Louis Langevin, a father of Confederation and an architect of the residential school system.

Trudeau first announced that National Aboriginal Day will henceforth be referred to as National Indigenous Peoples Day.

Then, standing outside 100 Wellington St. — the former U.S. embassy set to become a designated space for First Nations, Inuit and Metis people by 2023 — Trudeau pointed at the former Langevin Block a stone’s throw down the street.

Church of Sweden’s First Lesbian Bishop Wants to Remove Crosses, Add Muslim Prayer Spaces To Church

Eva Brunne is considered a trailblazer in her home country. As the first lesbian bishop in the Church of Sweden, she established her groundbreaking credentials, whether you agree with the move or not. Brunne apparently isn’t content to just be the first lesbian bishop. Oh no, she wants to transform the church.

No, not in a good way.




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Second in a series: “Adding Carlsberg to the eggs.”

Obama-Appointed BLM Activist Blames White People For Illegal Alien Murdering Muslim Girl

Packnett wrote Monday on Twitter: “If you have trouble understanding why a PoC [person of color] could abduct and murder #NabraHussein, go learn abt internalized + transferred oppression.”

“People of Color have been turned against each other for centuries to further white supremacy,” Packnett said. “They’ll use religion, gender, immigrant status.”

Florida: Brother of Saddam’s Nuke Weapons Mastermind Got 35-Year, No Bid Port Canaveral Cargo Contract

As the paper’s authors dug into the details surrounding this deal, they discovered – in addition to Gulftainer’s obvious and still potentially problematic ties to the UAE – a troubling array of connections linking it to former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, the Clinton Foundation, and President Barack Obama, himself. For example, Obama’s former college roommates, one Indian and one Pakistani – who remain to this day his close friends – have personal and business relationships with the Jafar family.

Basic income project applications being mailed out in Ontario

The three-year pilot was announced in April and will be tested in the Thunder Bay, Hamilton and Lindsay areas. It will explore the effectiveness of providing a basic income — no matter what — to people who are currently living on low incomes. It’s expected to cost $50 million per-year.

I’ll bet half of that $50M never reaches the public.

Imams Refused Prayers for London Jihadis…Because Sharia Forbids Doing So

The Muslim Council of Britain (MCB) gained worldwide headlines — and praise — for its announcement last week that 130 imams in the United Kingdom were refusing to perform funeral prayers for the London jihad mass murderers.

But as is so often the case, there was less to this much-heralded display of Islamic moderation than met the eye.

Canada 150: How the Charter of Rights has shaped our lives

Sunday shopping. Same-sex marriage. Medical assistance in dying. No legal restrictions on abortion.

Those are just some of the momentous changes the charter has wrought since it was entrenched in the newly patriated Constitution on a rainy April day 35 years ago during a black-tie signing ceremony — the solemnity of which was interrupted by justice minister and future prime minister Jean Chretien muttering an oath upon discovering the nib of the pen was broken, provoking a rare regal laugh from the Queen.

Tesla car battery production releases as much CO2 as 8 years of gasoline driving

Huge hopes have been tied to electric cars as the solution to automotive CO2 climate problem. But it turns out the the electric car batteries are eco-villains in the production process of creating them. Several tons of carbon dioxide has been emitted, even before the batteries leave the factory.

Why Black Lives Matter has no place in Canada

We all know Black Lives Matter is worthless, but you know what’s worse? Black Lives Matter Toronto.

Ariz. Sen. John McCain’s Foundation Funded by Anti-American Leftist Billionaire George Soros

Republican Senator John McCain has been a thorn in the side of conservatives for at least two decades and today he has become the face of the anti-Trump resistance among establishment Republicans, so naturally the media loves him. But a new report finds that he is also the recipient of a large amount in donations from billionaire George Soros, one of the most dangerous, anti-American leftists in the world today.

Antifa Website Encourages ‘All Manner of Physical Violence’ Against Trump Supporters and Capitalists

The Antifa website It’s Going Down has become the de facto resource for anarchists and “anti-fascist” activists currently engaging in sporadic street battles across the United States against Trump supporters and the government. The site calls for violence against capitalists and anyone it labels a “fascist.”

Refugee sponsorship groups urge Ottawa to clear backlog

About 45,000 refugees are somewhere in the process of being resettled by Canada by community and faith groups. Some have waited for as many as five years.





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In today’s world, you never know when an innocent comment will be turned into a massive manufactured outrage.

That was the case for Governor General David Johnston, who found himself on the receiving end of outrage from the politically-correct thought police.

On Saturday, David Johnston said “We’re a country based on immigration, going right back to our, quote, Indigenous people, unquote, who were immigrants as well, 10, 12, 14,000 years ago.”

Black Organizations Honor Slavery’s End By Taking Over Property

The groups are trying to honor Juneteenth, the day slavery ended in Texas and much of the South, as part of a year-long project by the Black Land and Liberation Initiative. Activists are focusing on land because it is “the basis of freedom, justice and equality,” a video pitch explained.

A College Built for Canadian Settlers Envisions an Indigenous Future

On a recent brilliant morning, the University of Saskatchewan transformed its college green into a powwow arena, with white canvas tepees, drum circles and lines of young women braiding their hair and affixing eagle plumes in preparation for graduation festivities.

Saudis Foil Iranian Terror Attack On Major Offshore Oil Field

The situation in the Middle East is furiously escalating with each passing day.

While today’s news of Israeli financial support for Syrian insurgents came out of left field, our earlier assessment following the report of “turmoiling” Syrian rebels in the aftermath of the Qatar crisis still stands, namely that “the next major regional conflict appears set to be between Saudi Arabia and Iran. All it needs is a catalyst.”

Be sure to read the comments in this article.


The Mayor of Cologne Submits to Islam for Ramadan

Henriette Reker is the immigrant-friendly mayoress of Cologne. She made the news in these pages a few times in the past, the first time after she was stabbed in the neck by a “xenophobe” when she was running for mayor. She became notorious after the “groping jihad” on New Year’s Eve of 2015 for remarking that women should stay an arm’s length away from migrant men if they wanted to remain safe.

Safe-injection site CACTUS Montreal opens to drug users

Drugs users began entering the site on Berger St. in downtown Montreal on Monday afternoon, injecting drugs in the presence of a nurse and staff member.

Flying water taxis are tested on the River Seine in Paris

Invented by Alain Thébault who runs the company with and Anders Bringdal, the electric-powered SeaBubble floats 70cm above the water and can reach a speed of 18km per hour. It fits five people and only makes contact with the water via its four foils, which reduces resistance. A dock where the electric powered boats can be recharged will be installed on the river bank next to the Musée d’Orsay.

Donald Trump is ‘obviously insane’ and could be a character from Dr Strangelove

In an interview with the Daily Beast, Mr Morris likened the President to a fictional renegade General in the movie Dr Strangelove who has given the go ahead to drop a nuclear bomb during the Cold War.

“I can’t even stand people trying to make sense out of it”, Mr Morris said of Mr Trump’s controversial presidency. “There’s no point in trying”.

Where would money come from to pay for universal child care?

The one thing advocates of a universal child care system in Canada never seem to be clear on is where governments would get the money to finance such an ambitious initiative.

Naturally, in a perfect world where we didn’t have to worry about how to pay for things, it would be glorious to ensure that every family who needed child care could get it right away.

Why worry? In Canada, budgets balance themselves!

Bulbous bow

A bulbous bow is a protruding bulb at the bow (or front) of a ship just below the waterline. The bulb modifies the way the water flows around the hull, reducing drag and thus increasing speed, range, fuel efficiency, and stability. Large ships with bulbous bows generally have twelve to fifteen percent better fuel efficiency than similar vessels without them.

Above: The ACX Crystal’s bulbous bow caused significant damage to the USS Fitzgerald below the waterline.



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Something is fishy about USS Fitzgerald story we are getting from the media

Under no circumstances should a US Navy vessel possibly be damaged by a container ship at sea. Multiple systems exist to prevent this. Even CNN is noticing how little we know about the catastrophe that took the lives of seven sailors and almost caused a powerful warship to founder.

The USS Fitzgerald, an anti-ballistic missile destroyer that was part of the USS Ronald Reagan carrier strike group, will no longer be ready to defend the carrier and other ships from missile attacks launched from North Korea, should push come to shove in the current confrontation with the rogue regime on the threshold of the capability to attack New York, Los Angeles, and our power grid with nuclear missiles. This is an incident that could affect the outcome of a nuclear confrontation of historic moment.

LGBTQ petition demands permanent ‘rainbow crosswalks’ in cities across the country

Activists are urging local lawmakers to create the crosswalks through the use of petitions. Currently, one of the cities targeted is Chicago. A petition is now circulating there that has garnered more than 4,000 signatures. According to the petition’s text, “Some cities, like San Francisco, have made LGBTQ people feel more at home by creating permanent rainbow crosswalks to honor the LGBTQ community. … This is one small thing that could be done to signal to one of the most marginalized communities in the country that we are here for them, we see them, and we support them.”

Emergency workers bracing for Canada 150 bash in Ottawa

Be alert but not alarmed, police are urging Canadians who will congregate under the Peace Tower next month for Canada 150 celebrations — a massive public gathering for which intelligence agencies and emergency teams have spent months preparing.

Experts are well aware of what is at stake on July 1, especially in the wake of the deadly shootings that erupted on Parliament Hill in 2014.

Facebook Suspends Priest After Post About Islamic Jihad

Facebook may be failing to keep up with terrorists who use the social media platform to incite, enlist, and organize would-be killers, but it’s Johnny-on-the-spot when it comes to Catholic priests who share politically incorrect thoughts about Islam.

Canada’s relationship with Coca-Cola on its 150th

One of the best stories heard about Coca-Cola’s relationship to Canada is when then company president Robert Woodruff visited the country in the middle of a bitter 1930s winter – in Moose Jaw, Sask., no less.

And what did he see? A group of hearty Canucks chugging back bottles of ice-cold Coke.

Migrants Still Pouring Into Europe, Only Now They Are Mainly Coming From Africa

The flow of migrants from Libya to Turkey has hit unprecedented rates even as immigration officials have dramatically reduced the flow from Turkey into Greece, the head of the EU’s border agency told AFP.

BLM’s bullying tactics solve nothing

Reason is progressively being displaced by feelings, usually hurt or otherwise aggrieved ones.

Such was the case this week when Black Lives Matter (BLM) supporters appeared before the Toronto Police Services board advocating an end to the city’s School Resource Officer (SRO) program, which places 36 police officers in 75 public and Catholic schools.

The Source Of Leftist Intolerance

When I am come face-to-face with injustice and falsehood, my blood rises. It just happened with a post I found on Facebook (referring to yesterday’s shooting attack in the ball park):

“Unfortunately the right is already generalizing the blame to left-wing hate and pattern of hostility. Given the level of hatred and hostility the right has routinely expressed toward the left (or anyone who disagrees with them), this is outrageous.”

This is what psychologists call a projection, defined as the unconscious transfer of one’s own desires or emotions to another person.

What ISIS Really Wants

The Islamic State is no mere collection of psychopaths. It is a religious group with carefully considered beliefs, among them that it is a key agent of the coming apocalypse. Here’s what that means for its strategy—and for how to stop it.

Editorial: Beer tax hikes driving us all to drink

Beer taxes are up – in Alberta WAY up. And if the federal Liberals get their way, beer taxes will keep going up automatically, year after year, until some future government has the guts to put an end to the annual increases.



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The Coming Civil War

The left has been at war against America for decades. The right represents those of us who favor individual freedom and capitalism — and the left are those who want government controls and socialism.

Halifax refugee supporters to Ottawa: Canada can be ‘a world leader’

On World Refugee Day, Halifax supporters have one main message to the government: don’t let support slip.

Halifax joined communities across Canada in hosting a refugee walk. A large group of adult and children braved the driving rain on Saturday afternoon, walking from the Garrison Grounds to the Halifax Central Library.

Dressed in ponchos with noisemakers, many carried signs saying, “No one is a refugee by choice.”

How the Mainstream Left is Programming Political Violence

Violent organizations like Antifa attack conservatives around the world, including staff from The Rebel.


Norway to ban use of heating oil in buildings

The Norwegian Government hopes that the upcoming ban will result in a reduction of the country’s carbon dioxide emissions by 340,000 tons per year, compared to overall national emissions of 53.9 million tonnes in 2015.

Ohio Wesleyan to launch ‘Social Justice Major’ in fall

Among the career options potentially open to social justice majors, OWU mentions roles with government agencies, nonprofit organizations, and educational institutions that deal with issues relating to social justice topics.

“Vibrant culture”: Archaeological project reveals faces of Canada’s past

“We wanted to show that the archeology of these people, the ancient history of these people, is not just stone tools and things that have been ripped from the ground by archaeologists, but it was composed of complex, interesting, infinitely powerful people — that their archaeological history is as complex and powerful and intriguing and vibrant as any history in the world,” Betts said.

Germany Presents Racism Action Plan, Invests Millions Into Preventing Extremism

Germany’s Family and Interior Ministries have announced a new national action plan against racism. In tackling extremism, some 100 million euros are to be specifically invested in preventing Islamist radicalization.

High Schools Drop “Valedictorian” Distinction Fearing Lower-Ranked Kids May Feel ‘Triggered’

We’ve spent a fair amount of time over the past several years writing about the ‘participation trophy generation’ (a.k.a. “millennials) and, more specifically, how their inflated sense of entitlement and self-worth, irrespective of work effort and/or innate talent, would not serve them well in the real world.

You see millennials, despite what your enabling handlers (a.k.a. “educators”) have told you your whole life, people here in the real world couldn’t care any less about your feelings, think your ‘Gender Studies’ degree was a complete waste of your parents’ money, will not promote you just because anything less would be a ‘triggering’ event and do not recognize your standing to demand ‘safe spaces’.

Art Depicting A Crucified Trump Submerged in Urine Will Be Unveiled In Portland

Next Thursday, Washington sculptor James Kelsey will unveil Piss Trump, a giant photography piece depicting Donald Trump naked, crucified and suspended in a tank of piss.

Kelsey says it’s not totally his intention for Piss Trump to be inflammatory.

“I want the unveiling to be a catharsis for us,” he says. “Not another reason to express anger.”

Banning trans women from women-only facilities punishes them for the sins of others

The case of Body Blitz Spa in Toronto reportedly denying access to a trans woman is a good reminder that laws don’t necessarily shift public opinion. And the lingering, fallacious opinion among many seems to be that trans women, somehow, pose a threat to other women.

By demanding the use of women’s bathrooms, “trans women” are creating a loophole that can be exploited by pedophiles, rapists, and other criminals at a location where other males are not available to provide protection. The trans community claims to deserve empathy and respect but will not reciprocate either to the women and children who are now exposed to danger in what used to be a private area.



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This List Of Attacks Against Conservatives Is Mind Blowing

A wave of liberal rage has marked the last 11 months since the rise and subsequent election of President Donald Trump.

Antifa protestors clad in black masks shut down college campuses, destroy property and indiscriminately attack those they disagree with, whether women or the elderly. Meanwhile, CNN fires Kathy Griffin for taking photos with a bloody replica of the president’s decapitated head.

Amid this backdrop, The Huffington Post publishes an article calling for the execution of Trump and “everyone assisting his agenda.”

Moderates and Radicals in Islam and the Left

The core strategic problem we face is two conflicts with two ideologies that operate subversively until they are in power. That is, instead of stating their agenda openly, Islam and the left operate as false fronts maintaining a friendly moderate image while pursuing a far more radical agenda.

Summer Of Hate: The Arrival Of The Crisis & The Second Civil War?

In our previous article, we discussed how our analysis of recent events in the US and elsewhere seem to be leading up to some sort of ‘Crisis Event’ that appears to correlate with some of the predictions made in Neil Strauss and William Howe’s 1997 book The Fourth Turning: What the Cycles of History Tell Us About America’s Next Rendezvous with Destiny.

Liberals allocate $2 billion for environmental virtue signalling

Catherine McKenna, Canada’s bike riding climate crusader Environment Minister, is dishing out a total of $2 billion to eight provinces and three territories as part of the Liberals vague, detail deficient Low Carbon Fund.

NJ Democratic Strategist Launches #HuntRepublicans and #HuntRepublicanCongressmen

After a shooter in Alexandria left House Majority Whip Steve Scalise in critical condition and wounded four other people, a longtime New Jersey Democratic political strategist responded by introducing the hashtags #HuntRepublicans and #HuntRepublicanCongressmen.

“We are in a war with selfish, foolish & narcissistic rich people,” wrote James Devine on Twitter. “Why is it a shock when things turn violent? #HuntRepublicanCongressmen.”

MS-13 is targeting New York for more bloodshed: authorities

The recent spate of murders attributed to the MS-13 gang on Long Island is no accident — but rather the result of a sick directive from higher-ups in El Salvador for bloodshed in the Empire State, law enforcement revealed Thursday.

Conway: ‘If I Were Shot and Killed Tomorrow, Half Of Twitter Would Explode In Applause’

“I went back and looked at exactly what was being discussed on all the TV shows, except yours, at 7:09 a.m. on Wednesday when this happened and it’s a really curious exercise,” Conway said. “Because as Steve Scalise was fighting for his life and crawling into right field in a trail of blood, you should go back and see what people were saying about the president and the Republicans at that very moment.”

Army’s Transgender Training Addresses MALE Pregnancies

The Army has begun mandatory transgender sensitivity training for soldiers. The training covers everything from “transfemale” soldiers to transgender shower etiquette to dealing with a male soldier who becomes pregnant.

Yes, good readers. Within the ranks of the greatest fighting force known to mankind – the baby’s daddy could also be the baby’s momma.

Newspapers in Peril?…Canadians Unworried

For the last few years, there have been clear signals that Canada’s newspaper industry is struggling and some newspapers may end up in bankruptcy. In our most recent survey, we asked a few questions to get a sense of how people are feeling about this.

Rules for Radicals

1. “Power is not only what you have, but what the enemy thinks you have.” Power is derived from 2 main sources – money and people. “Have-Nots” must build power from flesh and blood.
2. “Never go outside the expertise of your people.” It results in confusion, fear and retreat. Feeling secure adds to the backbone of anyone.
3. “Whenever possible, go outside the expertise of the enemy.” Look for ways to increase insecurity, anxiety and uncertainty.
4. “Make the enemy live up to its own book of rules.” If the rule is that every letter gets a reply, send 30,000 letters. You can kill them with this because no one can possibly obey all of their own rules.
5. “Ridicule is man’s most potent weapon.” There is no defense. It’s irrational. It’s infuriating. It also works as a key pressure point to force the enemy into concessions.
6. “A good tactic is one your people enjoy.” They’ll keep doing it without urging and come back to do more. They’re doing their thing, and will even suggest better ones.
7. “A tactic that drags on too long becomes a drag.” Don’t become old news.
8. “Keep the pressure on. Never let up.” Keep trying new things to keep the opposition off balance. As the opposition masters one approach, hit them from the flank with something new.
9. “The threat is usually more terrifying than the thing itself.” Imagination and ego can dream up many more consequences than any activist.
10.”The major premise for tactics is the development of operations that will maintain a constant pressure upon the opposition.” It is this unceasing pressure that results in the reactions from the opposition that are essential for the success of the campaign.
11. “If you push a negative hard enough, it will push through and become a positive.” Violence from the other side can win the public to your side because the public sympathizes with the underdog.
12. “The price of a successful attack is a constructive alternative.” Never let the enemy score points because you’re caught without a solution to the problem.
13. “Pick the target, freeze it, personalize it, and polarize it.” Cut off the support network and isolate the target from sympathy. Go after people and not institutions; people hurt faster than institutions.

h/t Todd



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Australian government unveils gun amnesty amid terror warnings

The justice minister Michael Keenan will on Friday confirm details of the amnesty, which is due to begin on 1 July.

“The fact [is] we’ve got a deteriorating national security environment,” Mr Keenan told ABC radio.

“We’ve got an environment where there has been five terrorists attacks on our soil and sadly in the vast majority of those cases it has been an illegal firearm that’s been used.”

Cars, knives, and wooden sticks are next.

2 Canadians wanted by U.S. police over brawl at Turkish ambassador’s D.C. residence

Police in Washington, D.C., have issued felony arrest warrants for two Canadian supporters of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan in connection with a bloody assault outside the Turkish ambassador’s residence in Washington last month.

Mahmut Sami Ellialti and Ahmet Cengizham Dereci face charges of felony assault with significant bodily injury. Ellialti also faces a charge of felony aggravated assault.

Norwegian Officials Deny ‘No Go Zones’ in Migrant Suburb Despite Weeks of Arson, Attacks on Police

Oslo city representatives have blamed three weeks of arson and violence against police by “youths” in the migrant-dominated Norwegian suburb of Stovner on young people feeling “rootless and restless”.

President Trump Should Bypass Courts on the Travel Ban

There are legitimate debates about the limits of presidential authority in every administration. It’s fair to question whether any president, of any party, should be able to engage in military action without Congress because the Constitution grants the legislative branch the authority to declare war.

But there can be no doubt whatsoever that President Trump is acting within his legal authority under the Immigration and Nationality Act which grants him the authority to “suspend the entry of all aliens or any class of aliens as immigrants or nonimmigrants” for as long as he thinks it’s necessary. Obama made use of this power to temporarily halt Iraqi migration. So have other presidents in the past.

h/t Mom

Sweden: Migrant Stabs Passengers When Woman in Hijab Asked to Show Train Ticket, Blames ‘Racism’

An Iraqi man travelling from Stockholm to Hallsberg by train launched a brutal attack on passengers after a Muslim woman was asked to show her ticket, accusing them all of racism.

Trudeau’s refugee policy will have “long term and devastating consequences”

His promise to admit 25,000 refugees in two months was a disaster, as Trudeau was more concerned with fulfilling an election promise than properly screening migrants coming to Canada.

Grenfell Tower fire “revenge” on Muslims claims local + latest police statement

Redesigned rainbow ‘Pride flag’ added 2 colors for inclusiveness, conspicuously MISSING one color

As part of the new More Color More Pride campaign and coinciding with the beginning of Pride Month, Philadelphia’s Office of LGBT Affairs and local ad agency, Tierney, unveiled the new flag earlier this month outside of Philadelphia City Hall, CNN reported.

CNN boss blames Trump for rising threats towards journalists, and says they are worse than people realise

The head of CNN has launched an attack on Donald Trump and other politicians for creating an environment in which journalists are more at threat then most people realise.

“[It is] unconscionable and dangerous and they should know better,” said Jeff Zucker.

Husky Energy investigates after fired Muslim workers launch human rights complaint against contractor

Amino Rashid, 24, and two former colleagues who are also Muslim, say they were dismissed after reporting two separate incidents, just days apart.

Rashid said two men berated her for wearing a hijab and told her to take off her “hoodie.” One of those workers allegedly told her that “there are people who feel uncomfortable” about her hijab.



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Yukon rainbow crosswalk vandalized by tire burnout

RCMP in Whitehorse have opened an investigation into an act of vandalism on a newly painted rainbow crosswalk installed by the city in support of the LGBTQ community.

The Media Immediately Said ‘ The Shooter is WHITE’

Notice how quickly race became part of this story? What made THIS case special?

Less than an hour after the shooting, certain things about the gunman were already known.

He was ‘middle-aged and white’.

Europe Is Committing Suicide

Swedish intelligence deemed him too dangerous to stay in Sweden, so the immigration authorities sought to have him deported to Syria. They did not succeed: the law does not permit his deportation to Syria, as he risks being arrested or executed there. Instead, he was released and is freely walking around in Malmö.

B.C. capital’s new plan for dealing with homelessness: Have a homeless person live with you

“What if there was a way to connect people living in vehicles, in motel rooms, on couches, with seniors living in large houses all alone, with retirees with an extra bedroom, or even with families with large houses and extra rooms?” wrote Victoria mayor Lisa Helps in a post to her official website.

Can Black Lives Matter be sued? Activist’s attorney says no

Black Lives Matter is a movement, not an organization that can be sued by a Louisiana police officer who was injured at a protest after a deadly police shooting, a prominent activist’s attorney claims.

On the other hand…

Black Lives Matter sues for court oversight of Chicago police reforms

Members of Black Lives Matter and other groups sued the city of Chicago on Wednesday, seeking to force federal court oversight of reforms to the police Department, which has been accused of using excessive force against minorities.

San Diego State University Defends Administrator Who Called GOP an ‘Extremist Terrorist Organization’

The university’s spokeswoman finally responded to the growing controversy on Saturday night. “The views and opinions expressed by faculty and staff on their personal accounts are protected by the First Amendment and do not necessarily reflect the views or positions of the university,” the spokeswoman said in an emailed comment to the student newspaper.

Gingrich: Alexandria Shooting ‘Part Of A Pattern Of Increasing Hostility On The Left’

“Look, I talk to college students regularly who say that if they are openly for Trump, they get threatened,” Gingrich said. “I’ve had college students tell me they get threatened with being beaten up, some of them get death threats.”

Vandal Calls for Beheading of Berkeley College Republicans

At the University of California at Berkeley, it’s common to see fliers, stickers, and advertisements for various political events and social gatherings. Over the past few months, however, stickers have started appearing around campus with a less-than-festive purpose: they’re calling for members of the college Republican group to be beheaded or lynched.

The art of Defendo, or how to fight like a Canadian: ‘Destroy them. Don’t feel sorry for them’

Robbie Cressman is an amateur historian and the keeper of the Underwood legend. It is a mostly forgotten story about a great Canadian innovator whose homegrown creations, at root, involved keeping the good guys — soldiers, cops, commandoes, spies, citizens and seniors — safe while saving democracy. Cressman’s interest in Underwood has a professional application. The 48-year-old is an elite hand-to-hand combat instructor, working with law enforcement and military personnel around the globe. Part of his mission has been to popularize the Underwood name, by telling Bill’s story to the “deadly serious” people he works with, while the other part involves teaching those same people how to fight like a Canadian, as Underwood once did.

Republican fundraiser Kelly Knight Craft to be new U.S. ambassador to Canada

Kelly Knight Craft will be nominated by U.S. President Donald Trump as the next ambassador to Canada, according to a statement from the White House.

The White House has reached out to officials at the Canadian embassy in Washington to make their intentions known.



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George W. Bush ‘War Crimes’ Trial Begins In California Court

Former President George. W Bush may face trial at a California court for committing war crimes in Iraq, in an unprecedented announcement made by the U.S. Court of Appeal.

The United States Court of Appeal for the Ninth Circuit today confirmed that Judges Susan Graber and Andrew Hurwitz will hear arguments on December 12, 2016, in the case of Saleh v. Bush.

‘Are you a boy or a girl’? How Drag Queen Story Hour is opening children’s minds

The story hours have come under fire recently by conservative publications for allegedly using public resources to indoctrinate children with leftist views.

“Apparently, people around the country are interested in having their tax dollars spent paying for drag queens to read to their children,” wrote education blogger Amelia Hamilton in the National Review last month.

Oxford Rewrites History Exam to Make it Easier for Women to Get Top Grades

Academics at the university – often ranked top in the world for history – will now allow students to do one exam at home, rather than in an exam hall.

The move – immediately attacked as a “soft” alternative – was made because authorities felt female students were getting too few first-class degrees.

Saudi Arabia’s Connection to Radicalizing British Jihadis

In the wake of the London Bridge attack on June 3, which came on the heels of the Manchester Arena bombing, Britain’s approach to combating terrorism has come under scrutiny at home and abroad. Judging by man-in-the-street interviews, it played a significant role in the June 8 general election, the outcome of which – a victory for Prime Minister Theresa May against Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn, yet a hung parliament – reflected a split in voter perception over whom was to blame for the country’s precarious security situation and which party is better suited to rectify it.

Women-only spa stirs controversy after transgender woman turned away

A popular women-only spa is at the centre of a social media maelstrom after a transgender woman said she was not allowed to enter because of a policy forbidding male genitalia.

Transgender author Jia Qing Wilson-Yang tweeted on Friday that her wife had hoped to make her a surprise appointment at Body Blitz, a water circuit spa with multiple locations in Toronto, but had been told that Wilson-Yang would not be allowed in.

Forget sanctuary cities – the courts created a sanctuary nation

Sanctuary cities are yesterday’s news. There might be 375 jurisdictions that refuse to cooperate with federal immigration authorities, but unless the courts are reined in, they will create a de facto sanctuary nation policy by preventing even cooperative states and localities from following the law.

In other words, much like we are told “gay marriage is the law of the land,” the lower courts are now making sanctuary cities the law of the land.

Australia: Muslims plan cradle-to-grave Islamic enclave in Brisbane

Plans for an Islamic ‘mega project’ in Brisbane featuring a mosque, apartments and a childcare centre have been condemned by the community who have slammed it as a segregated Muslim enclave.

The development – which will provide cradle to grave care for Muslims – has sparked fury with residents at a nearby retirement village.


Passport to Paradise – the catchy titles that militants use in propaganda

Militants have been using various methods to lure ordinary people into their group. One of the modes they use to encourage people to join militancy is by providing them with books that sugar-coat extremist ideology.

This takes place at the initial stage. After militants lay their eyes on a potential recruit, they start exchanging books that focus extensively on their faith.

Some of these books use pretentious titles like “Passport to Paradise” and “Passport for Hereafter” to manipulate unsuspecting people’s faith and lure them into militancy.

Hate crimes against Muslims in Canada up 60%, StatsCan reports

The number of police-reported hate crimes against Muslims jumped by 60 per cent in 2015 compared to the previous year, according to Statistics Canada.

New data released Tuesday show there were 159 anti-Muslim incidents reported to police that year, up from 99 the year before.

What is the best maple syrup?



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Bratton thinks Europe-like terror attacks are headed for the US

Recent acts of terror in Europe are the “new normal” — and surely coming soon to the United States, former NYPD Commissioner Bill Bratton ominously warned Sunday.

White Professor Awarded $4.9M After Being Fired From Black College To Make It ‘Blacker’

A trial jury awarded Elizabeth Wilkins $1.35 million in compensatory damages and $3.5 million in punitive damages on her claim that she was fired in favor of less senior black teachers. She also claimed Dr. Latisha Smith, the temporary co-chair for Harris-Stowe’s Teacher Education Department, repeatedly proclaimed her belief in “black power” in emails.

Australian Schools Tell Parents: We’ll Help Your Kids Swap Gender Without Your Consent

Almost 300 Australian schools have signed up to a policy saying they will consider helping children switch genders even if their parents object.

The group of institutions in the state of Victoria, some of which educate children as young as six, have all signed up to a lengthy “Safer Schools” policy on handling gender identity in schools.

‘Lone wolves, we salute you’; B.C. man allegedly supported terror attacks on Facebook

Othman Hamdan of Fort St. John has pleaded not guilty to encouraging the commission of murder, assault and mischief, all for terrorist purposes, as well as inducing and instructing someone to carry out a terrorist act.

Tapping into the brain: Neuroscience wearables explained

Wearables want to mess with our brains. Okay, maybe mess isn’t the right word. There are now devices that want to tap into our brains with the promise of doing a variety of things including improve athletic performance, fight pain, calm us down and even help speed up the process of learning new skills.

Top 10 Countries with the Most Terrorists

Whenever somebody decides to visit a country to study, work or even to get to know its culture and wander on its streets, they type the country’s name on Google to find more about the destination to which they are heading. We mean you should know whether the place you are visiting is safe or not. One the hand, while reading about terrorism and how much populations and civilians in a specific country suffer arouse empathy and grief within you, urging you to feel sorry for humanity. The United Nations and other organizations that target human rights have documented records of incidents and attacks in all countries that battles terrorism or is just controlled by it, in order to salvage the poor victims, women and children there and provide them with food, shelter, medical care and education. Topteny provides top 10 countries that are badly affected by terrorism.

Here’s why Canadians often aren’t told about bomb threats, according to security experts

The subway system shuttling people through Canada’s largest city has received 34 bomb threats since the beginning of 2014 — but the public didn’t hear about most of them.

Anything Trump tweets can be (and just was) used against him in a court of law

President Trump has made very clear that he’s going to tweet what’s on his mind, even if it makes his life harder. And now we have an example of that exact thing happening — on one of his top priorities, no less: his beleaguered travel ban.

May and Macron plan joint crackdown on online terror

The prime minister and Emmanuel Macron will launch a joint campaign on Tuesday to tackle online radicalization, a personal priority of the prime minister from her time as home secretary and a comfortable agenda for the pair to agree upon before Brexit negotiations begin next week.

In particular, the two say they intend to create a new legal liability for tech companies if they fail to remove inflammatory content, which could include penalties such as fines.

Climate change researchers cancel expedition because of climate change

About 40 scientists from five Canadian universities were scheduled to use the icebreaker CCGS Amundsen for the first leg of a 133-day expedition across the Arctic. It’s part of a $17-million, four-year project led by the University of Manitoba that looks at both the effects of climate change as well as public health in remote communities.



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UN Shocked To Find Hamas Terror Tunnels Under Its Schools After Dismissing Israeli Claims

In a statement released Friday, United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees in the Near East (UNRWA) condemned the “existence” of Hamas terror tunnels passing under “two adjacent Agency schools in Maghazi camp the Gaza Strip.”

The Entire Deep State DC Institutional Apparatus Knew President Trump Was Not Under Investigation

FBI Director Comey told President-elect Trump on January 6th he was not under investigation; Comey again told President Trump on January 27th he was not under investigation; and again on February 15th Director Comey told President Trump he was not under investigation.

However, more importantly, James Comey also admitted he told congressional leadership the exact same thing, repeatedly. Specifically, James Comey stated he informed: •Paul Ryan, •Nancy Pelosi, •Mitch McConnell, •Chuck Schumer, •Devin Nunes, •Adam Schiff, •Richard Burr, •Dianne Feinstein and •Mark Warner.

James Comey personally told Republican and Democrat leadership, and both the Senate and House intelligence committees, that President Trump was not under investigation.

Think about that for a minute.

FILE – In this Dec. 15, 2014 file photo, a hostage runs to armed tactical response police officers for safety after she escaped from a cafe under siege at Martin Place in the central business district of Sydney, Australia. For a country of just 24 million that is thousands of miles from Syria and Iraq, Australia has been unusually fertile ground for Islamic State recruiters. (AP Photo/Rob Griffith, File)

Facing radicalization dilemma, Australia to build a prison just for jihadis

A new high security jail to isolate Islamic extremists convicted of terrorism offences will be built in Sydney as Australia struggles to stem the further radicalization of Muslims within the prison system.

ELITES: Trudeau Gives $36.2 Million In Taxpayer Money To Formula 1 Race

The federal government is running massive budget deficits. Our country has serious problems, including underfunded infrastructure, poverty, and millions of forgotten citizens.

So, what does our “wise” federal leadership decide to spend $36.2 million of our money on?

A Formula 1 race.

Sexual Assaults at Swedish Festivals Have Risen 1000%

Most of the cases reported are young, teenage girls and the offenders are describe to be of “foreign origin.”

Pride flag cut down from Lillian Osborne school

“I spotted the Canadian flag blowing in the breeze and beside it was what clearly had been the pride flag and the tattered remains,” she said. “Somebody had scaled the pole with a knife and cut it down.”

How Would Muslims Take Control Of America?

They do it first by establishing mosques in every town and city. These meeting places are perfect warehouses of not only indoctrination but future terrorists, who are made to read and understand the principles of Jihad, martyrdom and Dar-al-Harb (“land of war”-anyplace not Islamized).

London police chief: Attack victims show city’s diversity

“We believe of course that that’s what makes our city so great,” she said. “It’s a place where the vast majority of time it’s incredibly integrated and that diversity gives us strength.”

Atheists demand town remove church welcome signs

A group of perpetually-offended atheists, agnostics and freethinkers are threatening to sue a small Wisconsin town because of two welcome signs.

The signs, which were posted some 50 years ago, read, “The Churches of Oconomowoc Welcome You.”

Big-ticket defence plan will help Canada face new global threats, top general says

A multibillion-dollar strategy outlined by the Liberal government last week will position Canada’s military to negotiate an “uncertain world” while improving the way it treats troops at home, Gen. Jonathan Vance says.

Roiling storm clouds and a swirling vortex at the center of Saturn’s famed north polar hexagon.

The Best of Cassini

NASA’s Cassini spacecraft will end its mission in September after its long exploration orbiting Saturn, collecting information on the planet, its moons, its rings, and more. Here are 40 stunning photos from The Atlantic that show off the best Cassini has to offer.