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Obama’s Secretary of Education Accuses Trump of Having “No Agenda” in K-12 Education. But No Agenda Would Be a Yuge Improvement

Former Secretary of Education Arne Duncan, who headed the Department during President Obama’s years in office, is taking aim at the Trump administration for failing to follow in his footsteps.

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Kelsey Harkness Joins IWF as a Visiting Fellow

IWF is delighted to welcome Kelsey Harkness to our team...

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Blasey Ford Lawyers Laying Down Terms

Dr. Ford should--and will--be treated respectfully if she testifies next week. But these terms are not designed to further the purpose of getting as close as possible to the truth after thirty-six years.

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Why Joy Behar is Wrong to Slam “White Men” in Congress over Judge Kavanaugh Allegations

Behar is misdirecting her anger toward the wrong people because this serves a sinister political motivation.

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Americans are financing pharmaceutical R&D but price control is not the solution

In the medical world, breakthrough findings are those that can result in new treatments and cures for patients who desperately need them...

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Not a Surprise: Anita Hill Weighs In

You knew it was coming.

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Law Professor: Ford Not Entitled to Set Conditions for Senate Testimony

Law Professor: Individuals can refuse to testify but they cannot condition their testimony on the launching of a criminal investigation.

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OpEd

I stand with Brett Kavanaugh

Via Fox News

by Andrea Bottner

Who do you believe in a he said-she said situation?...

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Brett Kavanaugh and the limits of hashtag feminism

Via The Boston Globe

by Jennifer C. Braceras

There is no question we must take seriously any and all allegations of sexual misconduct and abuse, including this one...

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The Constitution Doesn't Need an Amendment to Protect Women's Equal Political Rights

Via The Federalist

by Christina Villegas

The feminist ideas animating a push for an 'equal rights' amendment to the Constitution pose a serious threat to our liberties...

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Government Already Pays Some Paid-Leave Costs

Via National Review

by Carrie L. Lukas

Parents of newborns often use public assistance to finance time off from work...

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A Modest Proposal for 'Anonymous'

Via PJ Media

by Claudia Rosett

As a means of spreading mistrust, confusion and distraction within the Trump administration, last week's New York Times Op-ed by "Anonymous" was a master stroke...

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TV

Do Colleges Embrace Free Speech And Thought? • Bold Politics

Republicans Have Gone Out of Their Way to Try to Hear Blasey • Coast to Coast

Crisis Response Act Offers Life Saving Response to Opioid Epidemic • Fox & Friends First

Radio

We Need to Find the Truth, Not Blindly Believe Anyone in Kavanaugh Situation • Andrew Langer Show • Listen >>>

Me Too Movement Goes Too Far with Politicization of Kavanaugh Accuser • The Wilkow Majority • Listen >>>

What could be behind the accusations against Kavanaugh? • Lars Larson Show • Listen >>>

Mentions

'Shut up': Democrats fire up man-bashing to defeat Kavanaugh in 'defining' #MeToo moment

Via The Washington Times

by Jennifer C. Braceras

Critics decry party's selective outrage, threat to due process...

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The FDA Must Avoid Policies that Would Inflame the Opioid Crisis

Via Taxpayers Protection Alliance

by Carrie L. Lukas

Last week, the Independent Women’s Forum (IWF) convened an expert discussion panel on the opioid crisis...

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On Civility, Empathy and the Binding Power of 'Fellow Americans'

Via The Jerusalem Post

by Danielle McLaughlin

Although we are not Jewish, we are motivated by the promise of greater unity...

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