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Strange bedfellows: David Swanson and Richard Spencer’s bizarre Russian lovefest

| May 18, 2017 | 2 Comments
Strange bedfellows: David Swanson and Richard Spencer’s bizarre Russian lovefest

In a bizarre confluence of geo-political opinion, seeming polar opposites David Swanson and Richard Spencer agree on one thing: friendship with Russia is a good thing. Spencer—known widely as founder of the alt-right movement, and a self-proclaimed identitarian—held a highly controversial, torch-lit rally in Charlottesville last weekend regarding the proposed removal of the General Robert […]

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Torched: Mayor Mike Signer’s institutional lawlessness bites back

| May 15, 2017 | 3 Comments
Torched: Mayor Mike Signer’s institutional lawlessness bites back

Not long ago, Charlottesville was a city apparently under the rule of law. That perception changed in 2011 when the city’s under-qualified and overpaid City Manager, Maurice Jones, ordered his police department to stand down as socialist Occupiers overran Lee Park. Most recently, Mr. Jones’ precedent of institutional lawlessness was extended by Mayor Michael Signer, who contrary […]

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Alien Nation: Criminal “immigrants” violate Charlottesville’s sanctuary

| April 14, 2017 | 6 Comments
Alien Nation: Criminal “immigrants” violate Charlottesville’s sanctuary

Two recent high-profile arrestees in Charlottesville are not United States citizens, according to officials at the Albemarle Charlottesville Regional Jail. On April 1, 2017 Charlottesville Police arrested Erick G. Banegaz, who was charged with carnal knowledge of a child, as described in a police department media release: The Charlottesville Police Department received a report from […]

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Schilling Show wins Associated Press awards

| April 12, 2017 | 1 Comments
Schilling Show wins Associated Press awards

Schilling Show host, Rob Schilling, again was recognized by the Associated Press for his reporting and journalism over the past year. At the April 1, 2017 Virginias Associated Press Broadcasters Awards, Schilling was presented with the following Non-Metro Radio citations: Best Editorial or Editorial Series: Superior Award for “Don’t Cry for Him“ Best Feature of Human Interest […]

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Bad Bobs: Charlottesville assessor slams renegade City Councilor and conservative businessman

| March 23, 2017 | 3 Comments
Bad Bobs: Charlottesville assessor slams renegade City Councilor and conservative businessman

Like Albemarle County before it, Charlottesville has a real estate assessment problem. Past reports of rate-rigging and internal collusion have undermined the public’s confidence in the City assessor’s office and have called to question the veracity of their annual output. This year one Charlottesville City Councilor and one city business, in particular, are the poster […]

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Schilling Show Bestows 4th Annual Citizen Patriot Award

| March 18, 2017 | 0 Comments
Schilling Show Bestows 4th Annual Citizen Patriot Award

Ashton Ryan and Savannah Misner are co-recipients of the 4th annual Schilling Show Citizen Patriot Award, presented for exemplary service to the cause of liberty. Ashton is known throughout the Charlottesville community for Ashton’s Coat Drive, an annual birthday celebration wherein he collects coats for the needy. Inspired by Ashton, Savannah recently held a “birthday wish” event of […]

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Wheel of (mis)Fortune: The wacky world of Albemarle’s wildly fluctuating assessments

| March 2, 2017 | 1 Comments
Wheel of (mis)Fortune: The wacky world of Albemarle’s wildly fluctuating assessments

Albemarle County’s recently released assessment figures show “healthy” increases in a number of neighborhoods and property categories. Generally, assessments were up by an average of 2.9% over last year, but some specific areas are showing wild fluctuations (both up and down) in comparison with last year. After receiving complaints from Albemarle County property owners, The […]

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Video essay: Violent fascists rage at Charlottesville’s Lee Park

| February 13, 2017 | 5 Comments
Video essay: Violent fascists rage at Charlottesville’s Lee Park

A Charlottesville press conference scheduled by Republican gubernatorial candidate Corey Stewart, devolved into chaos Saturday, as dozens of predominantly white, “black lives matter” fascists shut down Stewart’s remarks before he had a chance to deliver them. The event, co-hosted by black social media activist, Thaddeus Dionne Alexander, was intended to rally against Charlottesville City Council’s efforts […]

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The Gospel of Szakos: Jesus lied and babies can die

| February 7, 2017 | 1 Comments
The Gospel of Szakos: Jesus lied and babies can die

Even a fool is thought wise if he keeps silent, and discerning if he holds his tongue. — Proverbs 17:28 At the February 6 City Council meeting, Charlottesville’s governing body—led by Councilor Kristin Szakos and Vice-Mayor Wes Bellamy—voted to erase history. In the eyes of many, that outcome was a fait accompli. However, in defense […]

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Cold feet: Charlottesville Mayor Signer backpedals Sanctuary City scheme

| February 1, 2017 | 6 Comments
Cold feet: Charlottesville Mayor Signer backpedals Sanctuary City scheme

Two days after the Schilling Show broke the news that Mayor Mike Signer was secretly scheming to declare Charlottesville a “Sanctuary City,” Signer has completely abandoned the idea. Mayor Signer’s original statement listed four specific “initiatives,” including: Direct Charlottesville’s City Manager to advise City Council on becoming a Sanctuary City In multiple media interviews following the […]

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