In the history of mankind, many republics have risen, have flourished for a less or greater time, and then have fallen because their citizens lost the power of governing themselves and thereby of governing their state. TR


Obama Schedule || Thursday, April 24, 2014

9:20 am || Participates in an official arrival ceremony; Imperial Palace, Tokyo, Japan 9:30 am || Inspects the Guard of Honor; Imperial Palace 9:40 am || Participates in a state call with the Emperor and Empress of Japan; Imperial Palace 10:15 am || Arrives at the Akasaka Palace; Akasaka Palace, Tokyo 10:25 am || Meets with Prime Minister Shinzo Abe of Japan; Akasaka Palace 12:15 pm ||

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State Dept. Spokeswoman Can’t Name Any Hillary Achievements

Let’s forgive State Department spokeswoman Jen Psaki. I mean, it was a difficult question. Nevertheless, her response earned her a good chuckle from CNN’s John King and his guests, as you can see. But why should she feel bad about it? Hillary can’t come up with any either. Asked at the Women in the World conference earlier this month what she was “most proud of”

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Cost of Obama’s Student Aid Scheme Skyrockets

President Obama’s student debt assistance programs are beginning to siphon off taxpayer dollars at an alarming rate, prompting even the gift-happy Obama administration to try to rein them in. The notion that anyone who wants to go to an college should receive money to do it is central to Obama’s Creeping Socialism Doctrine, which seeks to guarantee everything from health insurance to jobs that provide a

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Michelle’s Absence Causing Uproar in Japan

First Lady Michelle Obama’s decision to sit out President Obama’s four-nation Asia tour is spurring widespread consternation in Japan, fueling questions about America’s commitment to the country during a trip that was meant to reassure America’s Asian allies. According to a report in the Christian Science Monitor, the Japanese are particularly unnerved because Michelle just spent a celebratory week touring China, Japan’s ancient enemy whose aggressive tactics

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The Obama Morning News || April 23, 2014

Obama opens four-nation Asia trip . . . Associated Press Biden demands Russian action . . . Associated Press Has no effect . . . Washington Times Obama views mudslide aftermath . . . Examiner IRS gives bonuses to tax cheats . . . Associated Press Politics aided Obama’s drift from family . . . New York Times Rand Paul’s compassionate conservatism . . . National

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