• Why VW Workers Have More to Lose Than Gain From Unionizing

    History has an important lesson for autoworkers at the Volkswagen plant in Chattanooga, Tennessee, where the United Auto Workers union plans to  hold a vote soon to unionize workers.

    When it comes to VW’s Chattanooga workers, unionizing is more likely to prevent expansion by the company and threaten jobs than it is to bring about higher wages and better working conditions.

    Consider some history on U.S. auto manufacturing and the UAW’s role in its decline.

    As labor economist James Sherk wrote in a July 2014 New York Times opinion column:

    For decades, almost the only cars Americans could buy were those built by [UAW] members.… Read More...

  • The Latest Exposing Of Google’s Criminal, Non-Objective Algorithms Against The Truth

    While censoring conservative voices, Google pushes extreme leftist media stories to the top of their “Top Stories.” This provides users with articles from left-leaning news organizations such as CNN 62.4 percent of the time while only showing a conservative media outlet’s story 11.3% of the time.

    We all know Google has been leaning left for a long time, but the bias is not only beginning to become obvious, but they are systematically silencing conservative and libertarian voices with censorship through their algorithms.  Google balks at the idea that they are censoring, but if they don’t want to be accused of silencing dissent, perhaps they should stop silencing dissent.

  • Filipino President Duterte Vows to Give ‘Free Guns’ to Public to Help Fight Crime

    Filipino President Rodrigo Duterte has vowed to give free guns to certain members of the public to help fight drug dealers and corruption in the country.

    This past week Duterte announced he was considering handing out 42,000 guns to community leaders who would help him fulfil his promise of eradicating corruption and crime in the Philippines.

    The New York Post reports: The Philippines has vowed to give free guns to members of the public — so long as they promise to use them to fight drugs and crime.

    President Rodrigo Duterte said he’s considering arming 42,000 community leaders, known as barangay captains, after consulting with the police and intelligence agency.

  • Bill Whittle – CNN Crisis: With Ratings Plunge and Staff Purge, Can it Survive?

    As Nielsen chronicles the CNN ratings plunge, and headlines document the CNN staff purge, what options are left for the pioneer in 24-hour cable news? Will it survive by a resort to actual journalism, or will it continue to follow the mad-dog methods of MSNBC. Are we witnessing the final days of the Cable News Network?

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  • He Was an Antifa Activist. Then He Took an Economics Class.

    Gabriel Nadales is that rare young adult who became more conservative in college. Once an activist on the left, he started questioning his beliefs after studying economics—and now he promotes free speech at colleges. Read the interview, posted below:

    Rob Bluey: We’re joined at The Daily Signal by Gabriel Nadales of the Leadership Institute. Thanks for being with us.

    Gabriel Nadales: Thank you for having me.

    Bluey: Your region is California. You work on that for the Leadership Institute. You also have quite an interesting personal story yourself. I want to begin there because it’s not too often at The Daily Signal we get to talk to people who were involved with the left, particularly Antifa.… Read More...

  • Democrat 2020 Chances Are Being Killed By The Impeachment Con

    The Democrats have become a cult of anti-personality.

    The ‘anti’ phenomenon is not unique. Past Democrat generations had built their identity around hating Goldwater, Nixon, and Reagan. But the internet monetized the cult of anti-personality in a big way.

    And Democrats are paying the price.

    Speaker Nancy Pelosi and the Dem House leadership have tried everything possible to stop the talk of impeachment. But nothing that she and her deputies can do has made a dent in the madness.

    In a sign of pure desperation, Pelosi has begun insisting that impeachment is a Trump conspiracy.“Trump is goading us to impeach him,” she actually claimed.

  • Clapper: “We Don’t Need Another Investigation of Investigators…Barr Should Wait for IG Report”

    James Clapper, in an interview with John Berman on CNN, was asked about the attorney general appointment of U.S. Attorney John Durham for the job to investigate how the “FBI Russia Investigation started”.

    “You’re going to have to stand in line and take a number to do an investigation of the investigators” said Clapper.

    “There is a substantial investigation, which as I understand it, is nearing completion, being conducted by the Justice Department Inspector General,” Clapper said. “I’d wait for the outcome of that to determine if there needs to be more investigations.”

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  • McConnell Disagrees With Trump On China Trade War

    “One thing I think we all agree in is nobody wins a trade war,” Mitch McConnell (R-KY), the Senate Majority Leader said today after being questioned about his concern that tariffs could hurt America more than China.

    “We’re all hoping as others have suggested here that these particular tactics get us in a better position vis-a-vis China, which has been our worst and most unfair trading relationship for a very long time.”

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  • AG Barr Appoints Ferocious Special Prosecutor to Investigate Spygate Traitors

    Attorney General Bill Barr has assigned top prosecutor John Durham to investigate the traitors behind the Russia probe.

    John Durham, a ferocious US Attorney in Connecticut, will examine the origins of Spygate, according to a report by The New York Times.

    Mr. Durham has a long track record of investigating corruption among National Security officials.

    Thegatewaypundit.com reports: Inspector General Michael Horowitz is also investigating FISA abuses in a separate probe.

    Bill Barr stunned the Democrat-media complex last month when he said “spying did occur” during the 2016 presidential election and vowed to get to the bottom of it.

    “The question is whether it was adequately predicated.

  • NH Governor’s Veto of Income Tax Thwarts Mandated Paid Family Leave

    In bright red, all capital letters, New Hampshire Gov. Chris Sununu slapped a big “VETO” on the Democrat-controlled Legislature’s bill to implement a tax on workers to pay for a government-administered paid family leave program.

    Alongside his signed and dated veto, Sununu, a Republican, wrote: “No Income Tax. Not Now! Not Ever!”

    The Democrats’ solution to paid leave — Senate Bill 1 (SB1) — is an income tax and make no mistake, the people of New Hampshire do not support that approach. Today, I unequivocally VETOED the Democrats’ income tax. pic.twitter.com/sJDJzugW9i

    — Chris Sununu (@GovChrisSununu) May 9, 2019

    New Hampshire is one of only seven states across the U.S.… Read More...

  • Americans Will Be ‘Shocked’ To Know What Biden’s Son Was Up To

    Sen. Rand Paul appeared on ABC’s “Meet the Press” on Sunday and discussed a report from The New York Times on questions of former vice president Joe Biden’s potential conflict of interest.

    Partial transcript as follows:

    STEPHANOPOULOS: Good morning, lets start where Chairman Schiff just left off right there that perhaps Congress should consider making it illegal to engage foreign governments, foreign assistance in campaigns. You agree?

    PAUL: Well I think the American people will be shocked and dismayed to know that Joe Biden’s son was making $50,000 a month just a couple of months after he was dishonorably discharged from the military for drugs.

  • Coca-Cola Rolls Out Ramadan Campaign On European Soil

    A campaign launched by Coca-Cola aimed at celebrating the Islamic holy month of Ramadan in Norway has sparked accusations of political correctness gone mad, with some even threatening to protest the “diversity campaign” by switching to Pepsi.

    Coca-Cola is known to roll out Ramadan campaigns in Muslim-majority nations, but this is the first time the corporation has marked the Islamic month of fasting in traditionally Christian Norway, where an estimated 5.7 percent of the country’s 5.2 million inhabitants are Muslim.

    The campaign features the iconic Coca-Cola logo adorned with a crescent moon, an important symbol in Islam.

    RT report: The marketing manager for Coca-Cola Norway told Norwegian newspaper Dagbladet that the company wanted to take a firm stance on the importance of celebrating diversity.

  • FBI Finds Child Body Parts at Suspected Jihad Camp in Alabama

    The FBI have reportedly discovered a “makeshift military-style obstacle course” and the remains of a dead child at an abandoned dump owned by Siraj Ibh Wahhaj in Alabama.

    Law enforcement agents arrested Wahhaj two sisters, and several others last year after searching a similar compound in New Mexico, where they found three-year-old Abdul-Ghani Wahhaj dead and evidence of a plot to stage jihadist attacks in America.

    Breitbart.com reports: In March, authorities charged Siraj Ibn Wahhaj, believed to own the compound; sisters Hujrah and Subhanah Wahhaj; Jany Leveille; and Lucas Morton with conspiracy to provide material support for terrorist attacks. A judge dropped charges against some in the group in the case of the younger Wahhaj’s death for child abuse in August.

  • Rep. Cheney Criticizes Rep. Tlaib Over Holocaust ‘Calming’ Remark

    Republican Conference Chair Liz Cheney fired back on Tuesday after Democratic Michigan Rep. Rashida Tlaib defended her false Holocaust claims and questioned the intelligence of her critics.

    “I think most fourth graders know what the Holocaust was and she apparently doesn’t,” Cheney replied while appearing on “Fox & Friends.” “We have a situation today where those of us who are elected officials, in particularly elected officials in the House of Representatives where this anti-Semitism is rising within our body, have an obligation to stand up and stop it.”

    Cheney’s comments were in response to Tlaib’s appearance on the “Skullduggery” podcast where she revealed that when she envisions the Holocaust, she gets a “calming feeling” because her Palestinian ancestors provided a “safe haven” for Jewish people.… Read More...

  • Flint’s Liberal Mayor ‘Tried To Steal’ Water Crisis Donations, Claim Whistleblowers

    Flint’s liberal Mayor Karen Weaver has been accused of using the Flint water crisis for personal gain by illegally ordering employees to re-direct donations to a political fund she controlled.

    Now those former city employees have turned whistleblowers and are speaking out about the shameful corruption they claim they saw at Flint city hall.

    At the center of the corruption scandal are Jody Lundquist and Natasha Henderson, the city’s former chief financial officer and city administrator.

    A huge amount of charitable donations rolled into Flint after Mayor Weaver used her emergency declaration during the peak of the water crisis in 2015 to ask for money from charitable donors to help the city’s residents.