Wednesday, 25 Apr 2018
Category: Civil Rights

VIDEO: Rooney opines on controversial roadside search, Atlantic City’s future

By The Staff _ Did a controversial N.J. State Trooper roadside search violate on motorists’ civil liberties? Is the pending reopening (and rebranding) of the former Revel Casino signal new hope for Atlantic City? On Tuesday, Save Jersey Blogger-in-Chief Matt Rooney joined the Fox29/My9 Chasing News Team via Skype to break down some of this week’s biggest New Jersey story: – […]

The Great Marijuana Fight Begins in New Jersey’s State Senate

The New Jersey Senate Judiciary Committee heard testimony yesterday in support of S-3195, Save Jerseyans, a bill sponsored by Senator Nicholas Scutari (D-District 22) that aims to legalize marijuana in the Garden State. Legalization has been a provocative issue for years now and while Governor Christie has been clear that he would not support it, […]

Wednesday’s #ADayWithoutAWoman Is All Show, No Substance

The same people who brought you the Women’s March on Washington back in January are now planning a general strike misleadingly named, “A Day Without a Woman,” scheduled for Wednesday March 8th across the country. In truth, Save Jerseyans, this stunt will be a day without LIBERAL women and those who have been fed the […]

How Pence Botched the #VPDebate Abortion Exchange

Last night was the first and only debate between the 2016 vice presidential candidates and, while most in the chattering class predicted it would be a snoozer, it was anything but, Save Jerseyans! Governor Mike Pence did a remarkable job representing himself, his party and most importantly, representing his boss – – who often claims […]

The key to equality? Quit collaborating with the forces of inequality!

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog The millennial bedwetters and mouthbreathers combating microaggressions on campuses around the United States this fall semester don’t know what real hatred looks like, Save Jerseyans. They can’t imagine.  Sixty years ago, black men and women who had helped save the world from fascism one decade earlier were now […]

Selma Won’t Win an Oscar Because of Democrat Distortions

By Tommy De Seno | Reposted from Ricochet God cannot alter the past, though historians can.”  – Samuel Butler The movie Selma is about Dr. Martin Luther King’s march from Selma to Montgomery to help the Voting Rights Act get passed. It’s a good movie, but there is one major historical inaccuracy and one major historical omission. The […]

Willingboro Council’s Baseless Faith in Obama

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog You may or may not have heard how, on Tuesday, Willingboro’s township council approved a resolution to rename its recreational hub from ‘The Kennedy Center’ to ‘The Obama Center’ going forward. Yes, Save Jerseyans, there are still places in America where our distressingly incompetent and obnoxiously authoritarian 44th president . By […]

“I Have a Dream” (Full Video)

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog I’ve already given you my take on where we stand, as a nation, fifty years after Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.’s legendary “I have a dream” speech, Save Jerseyans. Take it or leave it. I don’t think these anniversaries are worth much of anything if the only takeaway lessons are […]

He Hates the Color of My Skin and Not the Other Way Around

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog One of America’s preeminent racists needed a way to maximize his profile during the MLK ‘March on Washington’ anniversary week, Save Jerseyans, so he decided to compare the Tea Party movement to a resurrected Southern Confederacy: httpv://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DsgfGbYnqtg Reverend? Hardly. He’s a base racist who once admitted that “[Spitting into the […]

Ultimate Irony

Supreme’s Voting Rights Ruling Reveals Ultimate Irony By Dan Cirucci | Dan Cirucci’s Blogspot We hate the word “ironic.” We really do. We think it’s dreadfully overused. But sometimes . . . . well, it seems there’s just no other word that will do. And that’s the case here. We’re talking about Tuesday’s United States Supreme Court decision […]

What It’d Take to Beat Booker

By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog I get asked this question all of the time, Save Jerseyans: If the convention wisdom is correct, and any Republican faces an uphill climb against Democrat front runner Cory Booker in this year’s special U.S. Senate Election, then what would it take to beat him? My new answer? This guy: […]

What’s So “Good” About This Friday?

Understanding the Political Implications of the Arrest, Crucifixion and Death of the King of Kings By Matt Rooney | The Save Jersey Blog *** Originally Posted April 5, 2012 *** There’s both a theological and political answer to this age-old question, Save Jerseyans, one which every Christian ponders at one point or another during childhood. After all, what’s so “good” about […]

Free Speech Flap at Montclair

By Joshua Einstein | The Save Jersey Blog Free speech is one of our fundamental first freedoms, Save Jerseyans, but it’s in danger at Montclair State University.  A pillar of classical liberalism and the American way of life is under assault by those who have been charged to pass its wisdom on to the next generation of citizens. The […]

Supreme Court Gets It Wrong on Kyleigh’s Law

The New Jersey Supreme Court disappoints me in a way I hadn’t felt since last month when the U.S. Supreme Court let me down with their ruling on the Affordable Care Act.  Until this year, I had always had more faith in the judicial branch as the gatekeepers of our rights.  My faith has been shaken, […]