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We’ve gathered a short list of some of what we think are the most important headlines of the day and placed them all right here for you.
So without further ado, here’s the News you can Use for Friday, August 18, 2017.
Don’t look now, but President Trump and the GOP’s policies are better for the black community than Obama and the Democrats. How do we know? Because the unemployment rate for black Americans continues to fall, in fact, it’s dropped by a full point over the last year – from 8.4% to 7.4%.
Who is really at fault for the violence that played out in Charlottesville?
Silicon Valley billionaires are the “Robber Barons” of our modern times. They are anti-business, anti-fair competition, and anti-freedom… for everyone but themselves.
Even far-left stalwarts like Noam Chomsky HATE Antifa.
Conservatives need to remember that Presidents can and do affect culture.
Can pollsters accurately measure Trump’s approval and does it matter if they can?
An overwhelming majority, 62%, of Americans believe that Confederate monuments should be left alone. Only 27% of Americans believe they should come down.
Shd Confederate statues remain or be removed?
27% remove https://t.co/xv6wB5BiFI
— Domenico Montanaro (@DomenicoNPR) August 16, 2017
Vigilante Protesters were in Memphis, Tennessee where they defaced a grave and attempted to dig up the remains of Confederate General (and KKK founder) Nathan Bedford Forrest.
Not to be outdone, Antifa protesters in Atlanta’s Piedmont Park defaced a monument to peace that they wrongly thought was a “pro-Confederacy” memorial. The monument was erected in 1911 in an effort to promote peace and healing in the Southern city that was rebuilding after being razed to the ground by General William T. Sherman.
During a violent Antifa protest in Richmond the far-left hoodlums concussed a journalist… and then lied about assaulting him. After their lie was discovered, they tried to blame the victim for his own attack.
Here’s the proof they were lying:
— Laura French (@lfrenchnews) August 14, 2017
Erick Erickson isn’t sure what he thinks about removing Confederate memorials and monuments from around the country… but he’s pretty sure that removing them will breed more resentment and cause more problems than it solves.
Researchers are close to developing a blood test that can detect cancer before symptoms indicate that a person may have it.