The Dying Days Of A Small Town Appalachia Honky-Tonk

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John Lingan is the author of the new book, “Homeplace: A Southern Town, a Country Legend, and the Last Days of a Mountaintop Honky-Tonk.” Lingan has searched out the stories and legends of one small town, Winchester, Virginia. On this episode of the Federalist Radio Hour, Ben Domenech and Lingan untangle the themes of his book: country music, local celebrity, and a dying Appalachia community.
“When I went up there, it was not with a purpose in mind,” Lingan said. “It’s definitely a book about Jim McCoy, a book about music, but

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Ambassador Nikki Haley Slams Human Rights Council As UN’s ‘Biggest Failure’

Ambassador Nikki Haley criticized the United Nations’ Human Rights Council Wednesday, calling it the United Nations’ “biggest failure.”
The United States announced in June that it was withdrawing from the council. Haley and Secretary of State Mike Pompeo cited the presence of authoritarian regimes and anti-Israel bias on the council. Haley elaborated on those reasons at a Heritage Foundation event, saying that the UN Humans Rights Council should be “a place of conscience,” but that the council has largely failed to be that.
“The Human Rights Council has provided cover not condemnation for authoritarian regimes,” she said.
The U.S. stayed on the council

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I don’t know what Trump said during that two hours when he met privately with Russian President Vladimir Putin, but like so many in the media, I know what I hope he said: Mr. Putin, I need you to publicly admit your complicity in our illegal alien problem.

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IT BEGINS: Joe Lieberman Calls For Dems To Reject Ocasio-Cortez

Former Democratic vice-presidential candidate and Connecticut senator Joe Lieberman has come forward to urge New York voters to reject Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez in November and vote for the man she upset in the Democratic primary, incumbent Rep. Joe Crowley. Lieberman also urged Crowley to stay in the race.

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