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Hamas-CAIR Pressured ABC to Cancel Show that Creator Says was “Pro-Arab, Pro-Tolerance”

CAIR Brooke Eikmeier, creator of the now-canceled ABC Family show Alice in Arabia, is upset that the network has canceled, sight unseen, what she describes as a "pro-Arab, pro-tolerance" TV series. Alice in Arabia was canceled under pressure from the Hamas-tied Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), as I wrote last week. Hamas-CAIR was claiming that the show was going to be […]

SC Bill Would Allow Medical Marijuana For Seizure Treatment

tom-davis-pic1-700x498 To help reduce the hundreds of seizures Mary Louise Swing suffers, her mother, Jill, planned to move the pair from South Carolina to Colorado, where Mary Louise could receive cannabidiol oil (CBD), a non-psychoactive chemical extracted from marijuana that could reduce the number of seizures she has. Those plans were put on hold when the […]

McCain Wants More Weapons Delivered to Al Qaeda

mccain In a recent post I noted Turkey Plans Military Intervention in Syria, Bans YouTube for Leaked Reporting. As a followup, please see Outrageous but Highly Believable Rumor Involving Syria, Turkey, Kerry. Meanwhile, back in the US Lawmakers Bash Obama's "Delusional" Syria Policy. U.S. lawmakers lashed out at the Obama administration's handling of Syria's civil war […]

Bills Seek to Reverse Criminalization of Farmers Offering Raw Milk

milk-dairy-farm-615cs102112 Congressman Thomas Massie (Republican–KY), Congresswoman Chellie Pingree (Democrat –ME) and a bipartisan coalition of 18 other lawmakers have introduced legislation to improve consumer food choices, including access to raw milk, and to protect local farmers from federal interference. The two bills – the Milk Freedom Act of 2014 (HR 4307) and the Interstate Milk Freedom […]

Obamacare Customer can Keep her Doctor — If She can Afford it

Obamacare A health-care navigator with Colorado's state-run health-care exchange bluntly told a customer that she would pay substantially more in monthly premiums for her new insurance policy if she insisted on sticking with her long-time doctor. Rebecca Ryan, shopping for a new insurance plan when her previous one was canceled for not conforming to the Affordable Care Act, […]