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University of Texas professor decries ‘white sports media complex’

Special to By Joe Schaeffer A University of Texas professor who formally advised the school on the January hiring of its first black head football coach gave a speech on campus in 2013 stating that a “white sports media […]

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The latest celebrity media trend: Inappropriate behavior by female ‘cougars’

Heidi Klum and Mel B on NBC's America's Got Talent.

Special to By Grace Vuoto On the recent episodes of NBC’s America’s Got Talent the female judges, former Spice Girl band member Mel B. and former supermodel Heidi Klum are salivating over young male performers. This is part of […]

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Going global: World Cup exhilaration and soaring national pride

U.S. fans in San Francisco watch the 2014 World Cup soccer match between the United States and Germany on June 26.  /Jeff Chiu/AP

NEW YORK — Finally some good global news! The World Cup in Brazil continues to captivate international audiences with a mix of amazing soccer and increasingly surprising results. Paradoxically, early in the tournament the powerhouse teams were nearly all knocked […]

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The difference a day makes: How Saudi students in the U.S. dealt with April 15, 2013

Boston Marathon Bombing

Special to By Tamara Zuniga-Brown Almost a million foreign students, the future leaders of their counties, are attending American universities. The following is the true story of how the Boston Marathon bombing one year ago today, on April 15, […]

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New York’s World’s Fair remembered, 50 years later

New York’s World Fair in 1964.

John J. Metzler NEW YORK — Fifty years ago, the World’s Fair opened in New York. The Fair, a grand expo of technology, commerce, and cultures, was held in at a time when America’s fortunes were riding high in the […]

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The Cadillac Ad: Celebrating the American Dream that will survive the Left’s big lie


Special to By Myrna Sokoloff The new “Poolside” commercial by Cadillac, starring Neal McDonough, is great if you believe in capitalism and hard work. It is stunning in that it is not anti-business. The man in the ad has […]

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Egalitarian wasteland: Welcome, new parents, to the public education system you are paying for!


Special to By Grace Vuoto The moment finally came. My husband and I looked at one another with pride and began that gleeful conversation: Is he ready for preschool? We concluded our first-born and four-year-old son, having enjoyed years […]

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Memo to the hook-up culture on the naked truth about love

Susan Levison

Special to By Loredana Vuoto VH1 believes love is skin deep. That’s the only way to explain its decision to launch “Naked Dating,” a one-hour weekly series that uncovers dating and romance — naked style. Every episode will follow […]

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Jeffrey Kuhner: Who are the extremists?


                        Seriously, who are the extremists?

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Propaganda as art: Think today’s Americans are not susceptible to mind control?

Queen Latifah and musicians perform onstage as 30 couples are married during the 56th GRAMMY Awards at Staples Center on Jan. 26, in Los Angeles. / Kevork Djansezian / Getty Images

Special to By Loredana Vuoto Hollywood has mastered Joseph Goebbels’ famous propaganda strategy, “If you tell a lie big enough and keep repeating it, people will eventually come to believe it.” The lie: same-sex couples are ‘the new normal’ […]

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