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Chicago-based federal judge envisions ‘rape license’ for ‘right to rape’

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CHICAGO – Judge Richard Posner, a federal judge with the 7th Circuit Court of Appeals, recently become a hero to the pro-”gay marriage” left when, by way of a “legal analysis” free from the troublesome constraints of logic, case precedent, biology, tradition and reality in general, he managed to somehow divine a long-hidden constitutional “right” for two dudes to get “married.”
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Liberal radio host compares voting for Hillary Clinton to a colonoscopy, chewing on aluminum foil

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MADISON, Wis. – Former First Lady and Secretary of State Hillary Clinton may be an early frontrunner for the 2016 Democratic presidential nomination, but not everyone on the Left is excited about it. John “Sly” Sylvester, an outspoken pro-union liberal radio talkshow host in Madison, added his voice recently to the growing chorus of liberal and Democrat concern about Clinton’s potential bid for the White House.
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Turkish parents fight against automatic assignment to Islamic schools

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ANKARA – Parents in Turkey “raced against the clock” to make alternative arrangements for their children after 40,000 students were assigned to Islamic schools, known as “Imam Hatips.” Many of the students are non-Muslim or members of the Alevi religious minority, who have already expressed concerns in the wake of the recent election of Islamist Recep Tayyip Erdogan to the Turkish presidency.
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Candidate’s mic cut during ‘First Amendment lesson’ at Kentucky university

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LEXINGTON, Ky. – Write-in U.S. Senate candidate Robert Ransdell’s microphone was cut, ironically, during a “First Amendment lesson” at a Constitution Day event at the University of Kentucky School of Journalism Wednesday due to “racist and offensive” comments. Attendees included “more than 100 high school students and faculty from duPont Manual High School in Louisville.”
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Criticism mounts over Notre Dame’s student health plan covering abortifacients, contraceptives

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NOTRE DAME, Ind. – An alumni group and prominent professor are arguing that the University of Notre Dame’s recent decision to renew its student health plan—which provides students with free contraceptives and abortifacients as stipulated in the HHS Mandate—was unnecessary and could undermine its lawsuit against the Mandate regarding the University’s faculty and staff plan, the National Catholic Register reported.
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Anti-coal policies causing Florida electricity rate hikes

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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. – Duke Energy seeks nearly $2 million in Florida electricity rate hikes to pay for a new power plant made necessary by environmental restrictions. The electricity rate hikes became necessary as environmental restrictions force the closing of two coal power plants providing Floridians with inexpensive electricity.
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UPDATE: Dem activist on Perry grand jury doubles down

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AUSTIN, Texas – A Democratic activist who served on the grand jury that indicted Texas Gov. Rick Perry (R) insists she doesn’t see anything wrong with serving on a grand jury involving a high profile political leader and being heavily involved in partisan state politics.
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Teamsters threaten ‘Top Chef’ star: ‘We’re gonna bash that pretty face in, you f*cking whore!’

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BOSTON – Some things never change. After nearly 15 years of trying to clean up a reputation marred with corruption, shake-downs of the film industry, as well as violence, Boston’s famous Teamsters Local 25′s public face turned very ugly earlier this summer when the popular Bravo network show Top Chef rolled into Beantown using non-union production assistants and drivers.
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International Planned Parenthood increased abortions 24 percent in 2013, Africa is chief target

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STAFFORD, Va. – International Planned Parenthood Federation recently announced it increased its abortion “services” for 2013 by 24 percent, exceeding its targets for the second year in a row. The announcement came in its 2012-2013 performance report. IPPF claims its interest is in ending extreme poverty. But the report is so obsessed with abortion that it mentions the word abortion 151 times.
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