What We’re Reading October 14, 2013

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So without further ado, here’s what we’re reading Monday October 14, 2013.

Happy Monday!

Malala Yousafzai is the youngest Nobel Peace Prize winner ever. She gained fame in the West after the Taliban in Pakistan attempted to assassinate her on her school bus on the way to school. She was 4 when it happened. She may very well also be the bravest girl in the world.

What if the GOP had done things differently over the last few months? In the Washington Examiner, Byron York argues that the GOP squandered some very real opportunities by trying to defund Obamacare.

Rand Paul (R-KY) says that the GOP should not negotiate on the sequester cuts. He argues that just like Obamacare, the sequester is the law of the land.

Tech heads are upset that Obamacare is making American technological know-how look bad.

Across the country private individuals and organization are working to keep funding the programs that the government has shut down.

Newt Gingrich thinks it’s wrong to think that the shutdown is going to adversely affect the Republicans in the 2014 midterm election.

“It is 390 days to the next election,” the Georgia Republican said Sunday on CNN’s “State of the Union.” “This is the middle of a bloody fight. This is a serious, principled fight” on the part of House Republicans.

Actor James Woods calls President Obama a true abomination and a vile, small man. Whoa.

In Washington State Christian youth Pastors have been banned from the local public schools.


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About the author

Onan Coca

Onan is the Editor-in-Chief at Romulus Marketing and Bravera Holdings. He's also the managing editor at Eaglerising.com, Constitution.com, Godfather.com and the managing partner at iPatriot.com. You can read more of his writing at Eagle Rising.
Onan is a graduate of Liberty University (2003) and earned his M.Ed. at Western Governors University in 2012. Onan lives in Atlanta with his wife and their five wonderful children.

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