Rand Paul Speaks Out on Criminal Justice Reform

rand-paul-590x357 Speaking at the nation's oldest historically black university, Kentucky Senator Rand Paul renewed his commitment to sentencing and criminal justice reform. Paul spoke on Friday to students, local leaders and activists at Bowie State University in Maryland. He stressed the need for rolling back civil asset forfeiture and mandatory minimum sentencing laws. "If we're for […]

Is Vladimir Putin Dead?

Vladimir-Putin Russian President Vladimir Putin has not been seen in public since March 5th, and the Internet is abuzz with rumors that he is either seriously ill or dead.  So could it be possible that there is anything to these rumors?  At this point, Russian officials insist that Putin is just fine and that he isn’t […]

Sodomites & the Muslims Who Kill Them

ISIS-Raqqa We recently had a guest contributor at BarbWire.com link to an article that calls for the "lawful execution" of homosexuals. It went unnoticed by our editors and was removed once discovered. As we fully expected, a handful of especially virulent homosexual and atheist bloggers had a heyday with it nonetheless. They implied, knowing full well […]

The Walking Dead: Common Core Standards in SC Just Won’t Die

nbc_tjf_hlt_s02e014_142_walkingdead_20141009 Officially, Common Core is dead in South Carolina, wiped out Wednesday by a vote of the state board of education. However, leaders of the state's anti-Common Core movement are anything but happy, saying the state is being tricked by a bait-and-switch tactic that replaces the standards with something nearly identical. Sheri Few, the head of South Carolina […]

John Kerry - Hypocrite of the Week

kerry302way This is a tough call, isn’t it? The Democrats have so many candidates this week: Hillary Clinton, Joe Biden, Barack Obama, Nancy Pelosi, Chris Matthews and John Kerry all make excellent candidates for the Hypocrite of the Week award, the but we think John Kerry probably gets the nod… And it’s all because of this […]

Italian Government Bans Mosques From Being Built, But Now The Left-Wing Prime Minister Is Fighting To Destroy This Law

muslims-in-milan-duomo-soeren-kern ROME: The new building code in Lombardy, Italy, passed rules to make it virtually impossible to build any new mosques in the northern region. But today, Italian government has moved to block new building regulations for Lombardy, officials said Friday. The regulations, which have become known as the "anti-mosque" law, were approved by the conservative dominated regional council at the […]