Report: Turkey issues arrest warrant for Thunder player Enes Kanter

Enes Kanter at his return to return to the United States. (Enes Kanter) An arrest warrant has been issued for Oklahoma City Thunder center Enes Kanter according to the AFP news agency. Kanter was recently detained at a Romanian airport Saturday May 20th, after being told that his passport had been canceled by the Turkish […]

Your Views: The Gazette succumbs to political correctness

The May 19 editorial regrets putting The Gazette name on the “We Back the Badge” signs. PC, political correctness, is … Thank you for visiting. To continue reading, you must be an All Access Member. Signing up is easy and unlocks all premium areas. Already an All Access Member? Sign In Not signed up yet? […]

How Liberal Short-Term Thinking Is Destroying America

“We are living in an interminable succession of absurdities imposed by the myopic logic of short-term thinking.” — Jacques Cousteau “Facts don’t care about your feelings.” – Ben Shapiro Like a crack addict who can’t seem to think about anything other than his next fix, liberals can’t seem to think about anything but spewing their […]

Panel processing political input ready to forward views to next panel to devise a ‘social contract’ for reconciliation

The government process to forge reconciliation started in February. Political factions were invited to express their views on national reconciliation. State agencies also arranged stages around the country to hear from the public in a bid to bring about harmony after over 10 years of division around the country. Despite the effort, some anti-junta activists […]

Trump admin gives embassies broad discretion to limit travelers

Story highlights Courts have blocked Trump’s travel ban on six Muslim countries The new regulations allow embassies to create their own criteria ‘);$vidEndSlate.removeClass(‘video__end-slate–inactive’).addClass(‘video__end-slate–active’);}};CNN.autoPlayVideoExist = (CNN.autoPlayVideoExist === true) ? true : false;var configObj = {thumb: ‘none’,video: ‘us/2017/05/25/trump-travel-ban-block-upheld-jarrett-lead.cnn’,width: ‘100%’,height: ‘100%’,section: ‘international’,profile: ‘expansion’,network: ‘cnn’,markupId: ‘body-text_6’,adsection: ‘const-article-inpage’,frameWidth: ‘100%’,frameHeight: ‘100%’,posterImageOverride: {“mini”:{“height”:124,”width”:220,”type”:”jpg”,”uri”:”//i2.cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/170306172511-travel-ban-flags-02-small-169.jpg”},”xsmall”:{“height”:173,”width”:307,”type”:”jpg”,”uri”:”//i2.cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/170306172511-travel-ban-flags-02-medium-plus-169.jpg”},”small”:{“height”:259,”width”:460,”type”:”jpg”,”uri”:”//i2.cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/170306172511-travel-ban-flags-02-large-169.jpg”},”medium”:{“height”:438,”width”:780,”type”:”jpg”,”uri”:”//i2.cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/170306172511-travel-ban-flags-02-exlarge-169.jpg”},”large”:{“height”:619,”width”:1100,”type”:”jpg”,”uri”:”//i2.cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/170306172511-travel-ban-flags-02-super-169.jpg”},”full16x9″:{“height”:900,”width”:1600,”type”:”jpg”,”uri”:”//i2.cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/170306172511-travel-ban-flags-02-full-169.jpg”},”mini1x1″:{“height”:120,”width”:120,”type”:”jpg”,”uri”:”//i2.cdn.cnn.com/cnnnext/dam/assets/170306172511-travel-ban-flags-02-small-11.jpg”}}},autoStartVideo = false,callbackObj,containerEl,currentVideoCollection = [],currentVideoCollectionId = ”,isLivePlayer = false,moveToNextTimeout,mutePlayerEnabled = […]

Enes Kanter reportedly subject of arrest warrant by Turkey

Enes Kanter has called Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan “the Hitler of our century.” (Lucas Jackson/Reuters) Enes Kanter is reportedly the subject of an arrest warrant issued Friday by Turkey, his home nation. The Oklahoma City Thunder center has been an outspoken critic of Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan, and he recently expressed gratitude at being […]

The poisons of life and their antidotes

Glenn Hughes(Photo: CONTRIBUTED PHOTO) The cause of human suffering, as explained in Buddhist terms, is greed, anger and ignorance. These negative traits and fundamental evils are called the “Three Poisons,” because they are dangerous toxins in our lives.  Not only are they the source of our unquenchable thirst for possessions, and the root cause of […]