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The Anti-Muslim Origins of 'The Star-Spangled Banner'

As several writers have noted—before and after the furor surrounding quarterback Colin Kaepernick's refusing to stand for “The Star-Spangled Banner"—the national anthem is racist. Specifically, the third stanza: 

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Embattled Wife of Orlando Nightclub Shooter: Everything You're Hearing About Me Is a Lie

Virtually everything in the media about Noor Zahi Salman, Omar Mateen's wife, is from anonymous government sources. They lie in situations like this. 

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Rep. Keith Ellison Seems Unaware That Clinton Returned Muslim Donations

At a news conference Tuesday, I asked Reps. Keith Ellison (D-Minn.) and André Carson (D-Ind.) about Hillary Clinton's having returned money from Muslims and refusing to meet with Arab and Muslim groups in her 2000 Senate run.

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