Uncooperative Radio Show Notes: Thursday 8/23/12
What is an Islamist?
As it's commonly used in modern English, particularly in the press, "Islamist" means "someone who seeks to blend Islam and politics." But the term, like so many other shorthands, contains multitudes.
Jewish man with dog arrested for offending Muslims
A Jewish man says he’s contemplating legal action, claiming to have been arrested for bringing his dog to an Islamic group’s anti-Israel demonstration at Queen’s Park on Saturday.
VA Judge orders release of detained Veteran
A judge on Thursday ordered the release of a former Marine who was detained for psychiatric evaluation after posting strident anti-government messages on Facebook.
Billboard controversy comes to North Texas
A billboard that sparked a protest in Indiana because of its reference to the Navy Seals, and removing the President from office, has appeared along I-35 in North Texas.
The Jim Crow lie debunked again
Last week, liberals were dealt a cruel blow when a Pennsylvania court refused to grant an injunction prohibiting the Keystone State from implementing its voter ID law in November.
Obama White House Told Law Enforcement to “Stand Down” and Not Enforce the Law Against Occupy Protestors
Judicial Watch announced today that it has obtained records from the Department of Homeland Security (DHS) indicating that the General Services Administration (GSA), with the blessing of the Obama White House, instructed law enforcement officers to “stand down” and not arrest “Occupy Portland” protestors who were in violation of the law.
Marital, personal ties link Obama administration to Commission on Presidential Debates
The moderator of the lone October vice presidential debate was previously married to a top Obama official, an association both ABC News and the left-leaning Commission on Presidential Debates do not view as a conflict of interest.
House Committee Files Suit Against Holder
This week, the U.S. House of Representatives Committee on Oversight and Government Reform filed a civil lawsuit seeking to circumvent President Obama's executive privilege claim and force the Department of Justice to hand over subpoenaed documents.