Using “Anti-Semitism” to Crush Dissent

There is a movement afoot to shut down any sort of criticism of the current Israeli government and it’s hard-line policies on Palestinians by calling it “Anti-Semitism.”  And the U.S. Congress is going along with it.  It’s called BDS (Boycott Divestment Sanctions) and it would empower the Federal government to criminalize the actions of  any company, organization and even individual citizens who speak out critically of the Israeli government –equating such criticism with “Anti-Semitism,” and hate speech.   On-Target’s Larry Sparano says it’s an outrage, clearly against every citizen’s right to free speech, as guaranteed by the First Amendment to the U.S. Constitution. And he warns, if this gets passed, where will it end?  Here’s his conversation with Kent Garrett of WIOX Radio New York:

The Price of Admission: How the Rich Get their Dumb Kids into College

It’s more that just a joke –merely a delicious scandal for the tabloids. Rich parents, including celebrities, CEO’s, even lawyers have been caught, allegedly paying bribes to college coaches and others to get their dumb kids into some of the nation’s most elite schools. How wide-spread is the scandal, how long has it been going on, and what are the serious consequences for the nation? Here’s On-Target’s Larry Sparano talking with Kent Garrett of WIOX Radio New York: