John Bolton fires up CPAC: ‘Our biggest national security crisis is Barack Obama’


Former U.S. ambassador to the United Nations and a man who would have made one hell of a secretary of state, John Bolton, helped kick off the Conservative Political Action Conference Thursday with a strong message about America’s national security.

“Our biggest national security crisis is Barack Obama,” Bolton began. “This is a president that does not believe in American exceptionalism, a president uninterested in national security and America’s place in the world, who considers our strength part of the problem, that we are the cause of international tension.”

“This is like looking at the world through the wrong end of a telescope,” he continued. “But that is Barack Obama’s world.” more>>>

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If Anything, Common Core Teaches Kids to Hate the Constitution #stopcommoncore

Stop Common Core Illinois

The Federalist –

by Joy Pullmann,

One of the fairy tales central-planning lovers spin about Common Core K-12 curriculum and testing mandates is that they will “reinvigorate[e] the democratic purpose of public education.”

“The Common Core identifies three texts—and only three texts—that every American student must read: the Declaration of Independence, the U.S. Constitution (Preamble and Bill of Rights), and Abraham Lincoln’s Second Inaugural Address,” Ross Wiener, a vice president at the liberal Aspen Institute, gushes further in The Atlantic.

He lauds the “commitment in the Common Core to the democratic mission of public schools.” When liberals are suddenly super-excited about teaching the Constitution, it’s time to raise the suspicious flag, especially from someone who doesn’t seem to realize that it deliberately restrains our country from operating as a democracy. (For the record, Wiener describes the United States as a democracy 12 times and never anything else. He must have…

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