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It was hot as blazes in Crawford, Texas in August of 2005.

I was in Crawford, Texas to meet up with Deborah Johns' Marine Moms caravan from California. We were there to provide a counterpoint to Cindy Sheehan's Camp Casey protest.

More than 3,500 people showed up in downtown Crawford to speak out against Cindy Sheehan and to honor of our soldiers serving in Iraqi Freedom. A friend and I took a drive out to Prairie Chapel to see what was going on.

Right_Side_News_The_Right_News_for_AmericansCamp Casey had a new large white tent and catering but there were only about 150 people present. It seemed a third of these were news reporters. Back at the Marine Moms' gathering, the Crawford Fire Department served barbecue to throngs of people. I got back to Dallas that evening and turned on the 10 p.m. news to see how the event was covered.

The Camp Casey protest received plenty of coverage, yet there was no mention of the Marine Moms. It was clear to me that the objective of the journalists present was not accurate reporting or they would have covered the more than 3,500 people who had gathered to support our troops.

I returned home determined to challenge the Left's stranglehold on slanted and inaccurate reporting.

During this period, I re-connected with Jeff Bayard, an old childhood friend who was also struggling to find fair and accurate reporting about the news of the day. Jeff received the encouragement he needed to get started, and Right Side News was born in July 2007.

Many have helped out along the way, but now we are confronted with another pivotal moment. In just a few months, the United States will decide between capitalism and socialism. We know that the socialists can only support their campaigns by ignoring the results of their actions and telling a story different from fact.

Like Jeff, I do this because I believe Americans deserve accurate and honest reporting, not socialist spin. Please help us to stay in the fight by making your most generous donation of $100, $50, $35, $25, $12 or even just $5. Our website and the information we provide is free to you, but it is not free to us. Our monthly operating costs are $500; that covers our dedicated server, our daily email newsletters and the steady support of our dedicated webmaster.

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