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By Randy Rossi - It shouldn’t be surprising that Britain, which bravely survived being bombed every day by the Germans for months in WWII has come up with the adult and rational strategy to not only survive Coronavirus, but to... Continue reading
Posted Mar 16, 2020 at Illinois Review
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An Australian woman with coronavirus has urged the public to stay calm as the crisis deepens, saying her symptoms are no worse than a sore throat and headache. Bridget Wilkins was diagnosed with COVID-19 last week after flying from London... Continue reading
Posted Mar 16, 2020 at Illinois Review
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Celebrity physician Dr. Drew Pinsky isn’t changing his tune about the novel coronavirus, declaring Monday that the news media should be “held accountable” for the damage they’re doing to people’s lives and the economy by over-hyping the virus. “A bad... Continue reading
Posted Mar 16, 2020 at Illinois Review
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By Randy Rossi - Those of us who have lived in this great country for sixty five or more years are absolutely stunned to see how far we have fallen in just a few decades. We remember hiding under our... Continue reading
Posted Mar 16, 2020 at Illinois Review
Why can’t America’s healthcare system be more like Canada’s? Here’s a better question: why would you want it to be? French-Canadian entrepreneur Alain Lambert has first-hand experience with both Canada's and America's healthcare systems, and he offers some cautionary tales.... Continue reading
Posted Mar 16, 2020 at Illinois Review
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The 1619 Project is a journalistic declaration of war on America. Ryan P. Williams and Matthew J. Peterson write: It isn’t an overstatement to describe The New York Times’ 1619 Project as a journalistic declaration of war against America. Many... Continue reading
Posted Mar 16, 2020 at Illinois Review
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In January 20, 2020, the nation turned towards Virginia as a massive Second Amendment rally took place in Richmond. Why did this “Right to Bear Arms” rally occur? Because Virginians were afraid of an aggressive legislative agenda aimed at gun... Continue reading
Posted Mar 16, 2020 at Illinois Review
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By Randy Rossi - The recent dramatic stock market plunges which have cost the 52% of Americans who invest in their IRAs billions of dollars are a perfect example of the massive cost of a hysterical “Fake News Media”. Despite... Continue reading
Posted Mar 9, 2020 at Illinois Review
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The only thing more disconcerting than hearing Congresswoman Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez transform government force into liberty is the fact that, once again, her remarks have gone viral. During a hearing of the House Oversight Committee last Thursday, Ocasio-Cortez likened healthcare providers... Continue reading
Posted Mar 9, 2020 at Illinois Review
Why are young people so unhappy and so anxious about their future? Healthcare professionals and social scientists round up the usual suspects: drug addiction, social media, cyberbullying, fear of impending demise of the planet. See anything important missing from that... Continue reading
Posted Mar 9, 2020 at Illinois Review
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Abdelnasser Rashid, a Democratic candidate for Cook County Board of Review, should apologize and abandon his campaign after boasting of the appearance of Congresswoman Rashida Tlaib (D-Michigan) as the headliner at his upcoming political fundraiser, according to Chris Robling, a... Continue reading
Posted Mar 9, 2020 at Illinois Review
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Senior Australian rugby players felt unable to publicly support teammate Israel Folau due to pressure from the sport’s governing body, according to an Australian newspaper. Folau’s playing contract was terminated over a social media post quoting the Bible. He later... Continue reading
Posted Mar 9, 2020 at Illinois Review
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With Great Lakes water levels set to go to new highs this summer, and the spectacle of more beach homes toppling into the lakes, we’re now being subjected to the inevitable photo ops and speeches from politicians promising to do... Continue reading
Posted Mar 9, 2020 at Illinois Review
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By Randy Rossi - President Trump and Republicans owe former NY City Mayor Bloomberg a massive thank you for destroying the Dem’s “Russian Collusion Hoax”. Yes the Mueller and IG reports proved with hard facts and data that the “Russian... Continue reading
Posted Mar 6, 2020 at Illinois Review
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The more President Donald Trump does extemporaneous speeches at rallies, the better he gets at perfecting their sheer entertainment value. He has a fine sense of comedic timing, and he connects with people like a great entertainer. He speaks about... Continue reading
Posted Feb 29, 2020 at Illinois Review
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Chicago is once again the most corrupt city in the country, according to a new report by University of Illinois at Chicago professor and former Ald. Dick Simpson. See the report HERE. Continue reading
Posted Feb 24, 2020 at Illinois Review
Pro-life advocates David Daleiden and Sandra Merritt pleaded not guilty on Friday at a court summons to eight felony counts of illegal taping and one of conspiring to criminal record – charges they incurred for exposing Planned Parenthood’s involvement in... Continue reading
Posted Feb 24, 2020 at Illinois Review
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In recent years, conservative criticism of the free market has amplified. In a widely noted column, R. R. Reno of First Things wrote, “The dynamism, velocity, and mobility of capitalism are destabilizing our societies. … Capitalism has a marvelous capacity... Continue reading
Posted Feb 21, 2020 at Illinois Review
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By Christopher Caldwell - American society today is divided by party and by ideology in a way it has perhaps not been since the Civil War. I have just published a book that, among other things, suggests why this is.... Continue reading
Posted Feb 21, 2020 at Illinois Review
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State lawmakers across the country, including in Illinois, are considering new laws that would classify more workers as employees rather than contractors in the growing gig economy. California was the first state to try to regulate companies operating in the... Continue reading
Posted Feb 21, 2020 at Illinois Review
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California's AB 5 is causing massive headaches in its attempt to limit the "gig economy." Phillip Sprincin writes: Last year California passed a new law, known generally as AB5, designed to classify independent contractors as full employees, a status that... Continue reading
Posted Feb 21, 2020 at Illinois Review
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Tech companies should stand up for an open society and exchange of ideas, not censorship and centralization of power for the interests of everyone. There’s a divide on the political right concerning whether Google and the social media companies are... Continue reading
Posted Feb 21, 2020 at Illinois Review
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The "Second Amendment Sanctuary" movement has historical precedent. Amy Swearer writes: On Jan. 20, as Americans remembered civil rights hero Martin Luther King Jr., an estimated 10,000 people peacefully rallied in Richmond, Virginia, to protest the recent introduction of highly... Continue reading
Posted Feb 21, 2020 at Illinois Review
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Ban on fracking could eliminate U.S. energy independence. Democratic senator and presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders (D-Vt.) introduced his “Fracking Ban Act” to the U.S. Congress on January 28th, which if approved would ban hydraulic fracturing across the United States by... Continue reading
Posted Feb 21, 2020 at Illinois Review
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Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders and his fellow socialist Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez say the only way to end poverty in America is to destroy the economic system that made the U.S. the most powerful and prosperous country on Earth... Continue reading
Posted Feb 21, 2020 at Illinois Review