What We’re Reading June 1, 2016

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So without further ado, here’s what we’re reading, Wednesday, June 1, 2016.

Popular social media sites are not changing their ways when it comes to speech suppression – in fact, they’re cracking down even harder on speech they don’t like. And that should concern us all.

What happened to #BlackLivesMatter? Over the Memorial Day weekend 66 people were shot in Chicago and 6 were killed. Even with all of this carnage… no marches were scheduled, no boycotts announced, and no outrage was heard from the #BlackLivesMatter movement. Weird. (He said sarcastically.)

Has anyone else noticed the correlation between supporting “Bernie” [score]Bernard Sanders[/score] for president and choosing not to think for yourself? The brilliant economist and thinker Thomas Sowell has. Over at the National Review he argues that socialism is strictly for the uninformed.

Uh-oh. Republican Party leaders are starting to get mighty nervous about which big names won’t be showing up to the RNC in June.

Hillary Clinton has long been supported by some old school white supremacists. One of whom she was particularly friendly with…

SiriusXM has suspended Glenn Beck over some comments made during an interview with author Brad Thor about the upcoming election.

DePaul University jumps on board the fascism train in an effort to shut down conservative speech at their school.

What is going on? A new study finds that most millennial men don’t “identify” as masculine, and that some 20% actually say they’re “feminine!”

Ha-ha! EPIX just pulled Katie Couric’s gun “documentary” after facing some strong backlash to the film’s boldfaced lies.

We are now living in the age of “un”-reason.

Gorillas’ rights and atheist wrongs. And yes, one human being is worth more than a million gorillas. Here are the 6 dumbest reactions to the fully justified shooting of Harambe the Gorilla.

 

 

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