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The War of 1861: Education is the Best Way to Counter the Insanity of the Progressive Movement’s Goal of Tearing Down Confederate Monuments

  (This picture is of a toppled confederate statue at the old courthouse in Durham. Notice the reasons for the protest) by Diane Rufino, August 30, 2018 Let’s be honest. The toppling of the Confederate monuments, the demonization of the … Continue reading

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Government Targeting Political Opponents (an American Story, thanks to Barack Obama)

by Diane Rufino, July 21, 2018 On Thursday, July 19, supporters of Democratic Congresswoman Maxine Waters showed up at her Los Angeles office and put on a very troubling and unpatriotic display. I suppose their conduct was either in line … Continue reading

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Football Players Abusing Their Forum and Disappointing Team Fans (No White House for You!)

by Diane Rufino, June 8, 2018 A few years ago, the talk of the media was professional football player Tim Tebow. He took a knee, not during the National Anthem and not in protest of any sort. He took a … Continue reading

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Phillips v. Colorado Civil Rights Commission: Will the Supreme Court Leave the First Amendment Intact?

Photo: Take by Diane Rufino on December 5, 2017, of Jack Phillips and his attorney, Kristin Waggoner, outside the Supreme Court building after Oral Arguments.   by Diane Rufino, March 9, 2018 We’ve all heard of the case of the … Continue reading

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Speech on College Campuses: Free or Censored?

by Diane Rufino, February 4, 2018 Parents, take notice. If your children are heading to college, you’ll want to know what crazies they might encounter – and I’m talking about college professors and college administrators ! My daughter is currently … Continue reading

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Ben Shapiro and UC-Berkeley Stand Up for Free Speech

by Diane Rufino, September 22, 2017 Ben Shapiro and UC-Berkeley took on the enemies of Free Speech and America is grateful !! When conservative Ben Shapiro spoke at Berkeley in 2016, there was little fanfare. What changed in one year?  … Continue reading

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Speech Isn’t Free Anymore

by Diane Rufino, May 20, 2017 George Washington once warned: “If freedom of speech is taken away, then dumb and silent we may be led, like sheep to the slaughter.”   Indeed, the first and most essential principle of a free … Continue reading

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