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Chinese Student Fights for American Way of Life in Madison Schools

Fri, 05/27/2022 - 12:35
He called out the West Madison High School for breaking state law by not displaying the American flag in every classroom and not offering the Pledge of Allegiance every morning. That's just for starters.  Read More Chinese Student Fights for American Way of Life in Madison Schools

Debunking Every Major Mass Shooting Myth

Fri, 05/27/2022 - 08:02
In the wake of the tragedy in Uvalde, Texas, Dan O’Donnell debunks every major myth and misconception about mass shootings in America.  Read More Debunking Every Major Mass Shooting Myth

Highest Infection Rates Are Among the Boosted, According to DHS

Thu, 05/26/2022 - 14:27
New data from the Wisconsin Department of Health Services (DHS) might make you think twice about getting a Covid vaccine booster.  Read More Highest Infection Rates Are Among the Boosted, According to DHS

It’s Okay to Grieve

Wed, 05/25/2022 - 09:07
Dan O’Donnell reminds us that despite the constant refrain that “thoughts and prayers are useless,” it’s okay to take a moment to mourn for the victims of horrific tragedy.  Read More It’s Okay to Grieve

DHS Ditches the Data – Again

Tue, 05/24/2022 - 16:55
Why do government officials want you to vaccinate your child when that will increase their chances of catching Covid (according to their own data)? Why do they want you to get your child a booster shot when that increases their chances of catching Covid even higher than that (again, according to their own data)? Why has DHS stopped reporting “illness after vaccination” data to the public right as these trends were starting to emerge?  Read More DHS Ditches the Data – Again

How the Milwaukee Justice System’s Leniency Helped Shoot up Water Street

Fri, 05/20/2022 - 07:57
Dan O’Donnell digs into the criminal backgrounds of the suspects charged in connection with last week’s mass shooting on Water Street and finds an unsurprising tie that binds them.  Read More How the Milwaukee Justice System’s Leniency Helped Shoot up Water Street

Evers Health Equity Council:  Poor Health Caused by Slavery, Colonization, Over-Policing, Anti-LGBTQ Sentiment

Thu, 05/19/2022 - 02:00
Their Plan to Improve Health Outcomes:  $15 Minimum Wage, Climate Justice, Deferred Criminal Prosecution, and Free Tuition for Native Americans   Read More Evers Health Equity Council:  Poor Health Caused by Slavery, Colonization, Over-Policing, Anti-LGBTQ Sentiment

Extreme Violence and a Conspiracy of Silence

Wed, 05/18/2022 - 08:13
Dan O’Donnell investigates the physical and even sexual assault of elementary school teachers in the Menomonee Falls School District that led to resignations and allegations of a coverup.  Read More Extreme Violence and a Conspiracy of Silence

MacIver Newsmakers: Rep. Bryan Steil Warns About Rising Interest Payments on the National Debt

Mon, 05/16/2022 - 09:23
LISTEN - Congress Bryan Steil talks about Ukrainian aid, Russian Oil, the energy crisis, inflation, and interest payments on the national debt.  Read More MacIver Newsmakers: Rep. Bryan Steil Warns About Rising Interest Payments on the National Debt

Madison East High School Students Hold Abortion Rally at Capitol

Fri, 05/13/2022 - 20:20
WATCH - Sen. Melissa Agard encouraged high schoolers to keep fighting for their “right” to have an abortion during a protest in Madison on Friday.  Read More Madison East High School Students Hold Abortion Rally at Capitol

Evers’ Promise Kept: Murderers Set Free

Fri, 05/13/2022 - 14:49
Sometimes the promises politicians keep are worse than the ones they break. May 17th is the scheduled release of a violent murder, a man who served a little over a quarter of his 80-year sentence.  The prisoner in question is Douglas Balsewicz, now only 54, who stabbed his wife 42 times in front of their …

Steil: Interest Payments on National Debt Could Hit $1 Trillion

Thu, 05/12/2022 - 19:39
WATCH - Raising the interest rate might help fight inflation, but it could come at a hefty price.  Read More Steil: Interest Payments on National Debt Could Hit $1 Trillion

MacIver News Minute: Biden’s Economy

Thu, 05/12/2022 - 08:19
LISTEN - Another week, another round of bad economic news for President Biden and the Democrats who control congress.  Read More MacIver News Minute: Biden’s Economy

Terror Comes to Madison (Again)

Wed, 05/11/2022 - 08:55
Dan O'Donnell asks why exactly is this not being treated as the deadly serious act of domestic terrorism that it is?  Is it because the target, Madison-based Wisconsin Family Action, is a prominent pro-life organization (but described exclusively in state and national media as an “anti-abortion rights group”)?  Or is it because those tasked with investigating the attackers are sympathetic to their cause if not their methods?  Read More Terror Comes to Madison (Again)

Russian Oil Ban Morphs into Renewable Energy Debate

Tue, 05/10/2022 - 08:49
WATCH - Republicans and Democrats in Washington agree on banning Russian energy imports - but strongly disagree about how to backfill that capacity. Congressman Bryan Steil (R-Janesville) says we need to increase energy production and not be picky about whether it comes from fossil fuels or renewable sources. For the Biden Administration, however, the war on Russia is an opportunity to advance its war on fossil fuels.  Read More Russian Oil Ban Morphs into Renewable Energy Debate

Governor Evers’ “Don’t Say Mom” Policy

Fri, 05/06/2022 - 14:13
This year, again, there is no gubernatorial Mother’s Day proclamation in Wisconsin. Unsurprising as Evers has restricted of the use of gendered words like mom across state government. Here at MacIver last weekend, we missed celebrating the Governor’s proclaimed National Window Film Day, which reminded us that window film is a frontline weapon in the …

Top 10 Unhinged Things the Left Said This Week

Fri, 05/06/2022 - 11:02
Whether elected officials, journalists, entertainers, activists or hookup afficionados, this week has seen some crazy, outrageous and sad reactions to the prospect of Roe v Wade being overturned.   #10:  Joe Biden acknowledges abortion kills children but says nobody can make a judgement about killing a child. Joe Biden, 2022 “The idea that we’re going …

Correcting the Worst Media and Democrat Disinformation about the Supreme Court’s Abortion Decision

Fri, 05/06/2022 - 09:34
Dan O’Donnell fact-checks the worst lies about the Court’s leaked decision in Dobbs v. Jackson Women’s Health.  Read More Correcting the Worst Media and Democrat Disinformation about the Supreme Court’s Abortion Decision

Get Your Ticket For Battleground Wisconsin

Thu, 05/05/2022 - 14:16
Visit maciverinstitute.com for the details and to reserve your seat. You won’t want to miss Dan O’Donnell’s insight and insider analysis. Come with your questions and bring a friend!  Read More Get Your Ticket For Battleground Wisconsin

Factchecking Evers First TV Ad

Wed, 05/04/2022 - 11:57
His claims don’t add up. Tony Evers’ first TV ad of the campaign claims he has done the right thing for Wisconsin’s economy, citing tax cuts, a budget surplus and working with his political opponents. These claims lack critical information which, if included, would lead viewers to a different conclusion. Conventional wisdom holds that in …

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