General Debate 26/04/11

AN OUTSPOKEN Christian campaigner has caused outrage on Twitter by saying Australian soldiers did not fight and die for gays and Muslims. “Just hope that as we remember Servicemen and women today we remember the Australia they fought for – wasn’t gay marriage and Islamic!”, Australian Christian Lobby managing director, Jim Wallace AM, tweeted. The…

General Debate 24/04/11

An international law and order expert says successive New Zealand governments are to blame for the “scandal of the century” – a raft of offender-friendly legislation. In his newly released book, Badlands, NZ: A Land Fit for Criminals, former English National Criminal Intelligence Service analyst David Fraser says politicians should look back on their actions…

General Debate 19/04/11

Children are going to school hungry because their parents don’t have enough money left for food after paying exorbitant interest rates to moneylenders, budget agencies say. Family Budgeting Services Federation chief executive Raewyn Fox said her agencies’ clients owed a total of $63 million to finance companies, exceeding all other forms of debt except mortgages…

General Debate 15/04/11

National MP Melissa Lee- All Sweetness and Light National MP Melissa Lee spoke out strongly against illegal file-sharing this week, but does she practise what she preaches? As the Copyright (Infringing File Sharing) Amendment bill passed its third reading, Ms Lee told the House: “Breaking a law, whether it is actually assault on a person…

General Debate 14/04/11

Racism and Fascism and Thuggery and Auckland Ratepayers Fund It. Auckland ratepayers will fund a group of unelected bludgers selected purely on the basis of their race and not by any democratic process and these bludgers will have voting rights on 11 of the committees they sit on. The NZ Herald reports- Auckland ratepayers will…

General Debate 13/04/11

There Is No Male-Female Wage Gap The (US) Department of Labor’s Time Use survey shows that full-time working women spend an average of 8.01 hours per day on the job, compared to 8.75 hours for full-time working men. One would expect that someone who works 9% more would also earn more. This one fact alone…

General Debate 11/04/11

Army medals out, Gay Pride badges in, and theft blamed on badgers to cut crime rates: How political correctness is crippling my police force. The suspect stared at me with hooded eyes, devoid of any emotion or conscience. His emaciated figure was so wrecked by heroin abuse that he could barely raise his arms. ‘Hello,…

General Debate 10/04/11

A collection of Michael Savage quotes. “Theirs is a fragile house of cards; a vacuous, toxic brew of political intolerance, insulated by the vernacular of progressiveness, diversity, and moral relativism. They are in essence defending a potemkin village, and are taken aback by Savage, and others, who are guiding America on a tour of their…

General Debate 08/04/11

America’s population of white children, a majority now, will be in the minority during this decade, sooner than previously expected, according to a new report. The Census Bureau had originally forecast that 2023 would be the tipping point for the minority population under the age of 18. But rapid growth among Latinos, Asians and people…

General Debate 07/04/11

More rank separatism while the PC cowards in National and ACT sit on their hands. Maori Provider Development Fraud Scheme opens Applications for funding under the 2011/12 Maori Provider Development Scheme are now being invited. “Each year the Maori Provider Development Scheme invests in activities that build whanau capability, strengthen whanau connections, support the development…

General Debate 01/04/11

CHIEF Magistrate Ian Gray, Melbourne Magistrate’s Court, says any offence caused to a man who complained his 19 letter Greek surname was mocked was “sincerely regretted”. Fifty-year-old Spiros Chryssanthakopoulos complained he had been humiliated and racially vilified after a magistrate, clerk and police prosecutor laughed while discussing his name. Mr Chryssanthakopoulos discovered the comments after…

General Debate 31/03/11

The Mail Online reports that a famous former rugby player has been arrested in South Africa after allegedly butchering at least three people to death with an axe. A newspaper claimed the unnamed 34-year-old sportsman had launched a murderous rampage in revenge after his daughter was gang-raped and infected with HIV. The star is due…

General Debate 30/03/11

8th Grade Final Exam: Salina, Kansas – 1895 This is the eighth-grade final exam* from 1895 from Salina, Kansas. It was taken from the original document on file at the Smoky Valley Genealogical Society and Library in Salina, Kansas and reprinted by the Salina Journal. Grammar (Time, one hour) 1. Give nine rules for the…

General Debate 28/03/11

Against the advice of his attorneys, convicted murderer Isaiah Doyle took the stand in the penalty phase of his trial in Jefferson Parish this morning and promptly told the jury he was guilty of first-degree murder, had no remorse, and wished he could kill the jury. Doyle took the stand around 11:30 a.m. Doyle, of…

General Debate 17/03/11

A letter from a poster to the Free Republic forum. For those of you too young to remember Hanoi Jane is a bad person and did some terrible things during the Vietnam war. Things that can not be forgiven!!!! For those who served and/or died- NEVER FORGIVE A TRAITOR. SHE REALLY WAS A TRAITOR! And…

General Debate 16/03/11

Recent Florida Open Carry Survey Respondents were first asked whether or not they supported the issuing of concealed weapons permits. In all three districts, support was overwhelming, with a margin of over 7 to 1 among men and between 3 and 4 to 1 among women. The respondents were then asked if they favored removing…