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London attacks bring out the best in Londoners, worst in Trump, Clay Higgins

By Robert Mann LONDON — U.S. Rep. Clay Higgins may be the former “Cajun John Wayne,” but he is now auditioning for the role of Dirty Harry of the House — the bravest, boldest member of Congress, one who will … Continue reading

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Trump’s bigotry, fearmongering will make America weak again

By Robert Mann Maya Angelou once said, “When someone shows you who they are, believe them the first time.” For years, Donald Trump showed us that he is a bigot. So why is anyone surprised when his policies match his … Continue reading

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Want to defeat terrorists? Don’t succumb to their terrorism

By Robert Mann I’m not a fatalist, but when I leave town on a trip, I sometimes have a nagging feeling, “Maybe, this time, I won’t return.” I’ll briefly fret about a plane crash, a car wreck or a random … Continue reading

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Vitter’s warning to Obama about Syrian refugees came in apparent backdated letter sent to State Dept on Tuesday

    By Robert Mann Sen. David Vitter, lagging in the polls and hoping to gain an advantage in his race for Louisiana governor, relentlessly attacked state Rep. John Bel Edwards all week over the issue of Syrian refugees. “One … Continue reading

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As Muslim leaders condemn violence, Jindal trafficks in Islamophobia

By Robert Mann Gov. Bobby Jindal’s uninformed, now-debunked statements in London about Muslim no-go zones has drawn widespread news media attention. Turns out, when pressed for examples of such zones, Jindal could not offer specifics other than one article in … Continue reading

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