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Obama 'College Videos' About to Come Out
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Posted on 02/13/2012 12:56:55 PM PST by Sub-Driver

Obama 'College Videos' About to Come Out

Watch Andrew Breitbart’s Fiery CPAC Speech: I Have ‘College Days’ Obama Videos

By James Crugnale, Mediaite | 6:58 pm, February 10th, 2012

Andrew Breitbart took the podium at CPAC Friday afternoon, introduced to the stage with Rage Against The Machine’s Guerrilla Radio, and revealed to the audience he had “videos” of Barack Obama from his college days. “I have videos, this election we’re going to vet him,” Breitbart disclosed to raucous applause. “We are going to vet him from his college days to show you why racial division and class warfare are central to what hope and change was sold in 2008.”

“The videos are going to come out, the narrative is going to come out, that Barack Obama met a bunch of silver ponytails in the 1980s, like Bill (Ayers) and Bernadine (Dohrn), who said one day we would have the presidency, and the rest of us slept as they plotted, and they plotted, and they plotted and they oversaw hundreds of millions of dollars in the Annenberg Challenge and they had real money, from real capitalists. Then they became communists.

(Excerpt) Read more at nation.foxnews.com ...


TOPICS: News/Current Events; Politics/Elections
KEYWORDS: bho44; breitbart; breitbartspeech; obamacollegevideos; obamarecord; occidental
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1 posted on 02/13/2012 12:57:00 PM PST by Sub-Driver
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To: Sub-Driver

Breitbart, you magnificent bastard. Git ‘em! Git ‘em!


2 posted on 02/13/2012 12:59:28 PM PST by Tax-chick (Fire in the sky, lava in the ocean ... waiting for the next explosion.)
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To: Sub-Driver

If you (everyone) haven’t seen

http://agendadocumentary.com

go watch the vid. The left has plotted the destruction of our country for a long time, and 0bama is the culmination of their plans.


3 posted on 02/13/2012 12:59:45 PM PST by MrB (The difference between a Humanist and a Satanist - the latter knows whom he's working for)
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To: Sub-Driver

I hope AB really has something here and he’s not just flogging his web sites. He’s delivered the goods in the past though, so we’ll see.


4 posted on 02/13/2012 12:59:53 PM PST by circlecity
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To: Sub-Driver

Wasn’t Obama in college in the 80s?

I hope Andrew made sure to check and recheck what he has because it seriously sound too good to be true to have something like that just siting around.


5 posted on 02/13/2012 1:02:41 PM PST by VanDeKoik
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To: Sub-Driver

This should be fun. Breitbart is great.


6 posted on 02/13/2012 1:03:08 PM PST by Lazlo in PA (Now living in a newly minted Red State.)
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To: MrB; mojitojoe; LucyT
The left has plotted the destruction of our country for a long time, and 0bama is the culmination of their plans.

I've thought the same for quite a while now. My only question is how far they will go to succeed.

7 posted on 02/13/2012 1:07:01 PM PST by Las Vegas Ron (Rush Limbaugh = the Beethoven of talk radio)
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To: Sub-Driver

Too many Americans will simply shrug and say, “Is that it? Excuse me, I need to cash my (thanks to Obama)welfare check and pick up my new EBT card before American Idol comes on.”


8 posted on 02/13/2012 1:07:01 PM PST by FerociousRabbit
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To: Sub-Driver

Breitbart better watch his back. he might disappear.


9 posted on 02/13/2012 1:07:40 PM PST by snowstorm12
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To: Lazlo in PA

What’s the Over/Under of video of Obama with a girl?


10 posted on 02/13/2012 1:07:44 PM PST by massgopguy (I owe everything to George Bailey)
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To: Sub-Driver

I want to see Obama’s collage thesis, what he wrote about..I bet that alone is jam packed with goodies. Also, the toast he gave to Rashid Khalili(The one the LA Slimes refuses to release) I want to see that tape


11 posted on 02/13/2012 1:08:43 PM PST by Sarah Barracuda
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To: massgopguy

Clinton got into communism to get the easy chicks.
0bama got into communism because of the communism.


12 posted on 02/13/2012 1:09:34 PM PST by MrB (The difference between a Humanist and a Satanist - the latter knows whom he's working for)
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To: Tax-chick

I hope he’s checking under his car for unauthorized luggage...


13 posted on 02/13/2012 1:10:30 PM PST by jagusafr ("Write in Palin and prepare for war...")
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To: FerociousRabbit
Too many Americans will simply shrug

Totally agree. They would do the same with a homo video, etc.

14 posted on 02/13/2012 1:11:52 PM PST by steve86 (Acerbic by nature, not nurture (Could be worst in 40 years))
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To: FerociousRabbit

I agree. This might have been useful 4 yrs ago.
Now he’s the POTUS and delivering the bacon for his peeps.

Unfortunately 4 yrs ago the MSM did more investigating of Joe the plumber Wurzelbacher in 24 hours than they did of Baraq in 24 months.


15 posted on 02/13/2012 1:12:11 PM PST by nascarnation (DEFEAT BARAQ 2012 DEPORT BARAQ 2013)
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To: Sub-Driver

If it is better timed as October Surprise, and it will shake people awake, the I hope he holds whatever he has until just the right time... meanwhile I can’t believe I’m saying that because I can’t wait to see what he has — and how many more might come once he releases!


16 posted on 02/13/2012 1:13:15 PM PST by GizzyGirl (O has got to go!!!!)
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To: Sub-Driver
We are going to vet him from his college days

I should be excited, except I remember Brietbart had no patience for anyone he considered a birther. These were people that had legitimate concerns about Obama's college transcripts and admission records.

17 posted on 02/13/2012 1:15:25 PM PST by this is my country
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To: massgopguy

0/0


18 posted on 02/13/2012 1:16:55 PM PST by Renegade
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To: MrB

“0bama got into communism because of the communism”

Obama got into communism because of Frank Marshall Davis: Obama’s Radical Communist Mentor!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hc-kfw1Iy0I


19 posted on 02/13/2012 1:17:04 PM PST by ThomasMore (Islam is the Whore of Babylon!)
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To: Sarah Barracuda

“...I want to see Obama’s collage thesis, what he wrote about....”

We all know that if it’s literate, the loon didn’t write it.

Folks, he is a vapid dork, and is incapable of passing any REAL college course.


20 posted on 02/13/2012 1:17:15 PM PST by Da Coyote
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To: Sub-Driver
Obama Espoused Radical [communist revolutionary] Views in College
Steve Malzberg - WOR News Talk Radio 710 ^ | February 12, 2010 | Ronald Kessler
Dr. John C. Drew, a grant writing consultant in Laguna Niguel, Calif., tells Newsmax he met Obama in 1980 when Obama was a sophomore at Occidental College in Los Angeles. Drew had just graduated from Occidental and was attending graduate school at Cornell University.

During Christmas break, Drew says he was at Grauman-Boss’ home in Palo Alto when Obama came over with Mohammed Hasan Chandoo, his roommate from Pakistan.

“Barack [Obama] and Hasan showed up at the house in a BMW, and then we went to a restaurant together,” Drew says. “We had a nice meal, and then we came back to the house and smoked cigarettes and drank and argued politics.”

For the next several hours, they discussed Marxism.

He [Obama] was arguing a straightforward Marxist-Leninist class-struggle point of view, which anticipated that there would be a revolution of the working class, led by revolutionaries, who would overthrow the capitalist system and institute a new socialist government that would redistribute the wealth,” says Drew, who says he himself was then a Marxist.

The idea was basically that wealthy people were exploiting others,” Drew says. “That this was the secret of their wealth, that they weren’t paying others enough for their work, and they were using and taking advantage of other people. He was convinced that a revolution would take place, and it would be a good thing.”

Drew concluded that Obama thought of himself as “part of an intelligent, radical vanguard that was leading the way towards this revolution and towards this new society.” ..."

Referring to Obama’s quote from “Dreams of My Father” that he associated with Marxist professors, Drew says, “What he’s not saying is that he was in 100 percent total agreement with those Marxist professors. When you understand that, Obama’s later associations and policies make more sense, including why he was taken in by Rev. Wright’s ideology.”


21 posted on 02/13/2012 1:18:53 PM PST by ETL (ALL (most?) of the Obama-commie connections at my FR Home page: http://www.freerepublic.com/~etl/)
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To: Sub-Driver

The Marxist Kenyan and I are nearly the same age. College “videos” in the early 1980s? The VCR was barely happening yet. Video cameras were quite rare.

Regardless, knowing what I did and how much I’ve matured since then, I really couldn’t care less what he did in college.

Thankfully, there are no videos of my college exploits. Sadly, today’s young people won’t be able to say the same when they’re 50.


22 posted on 02/13/2012 1:19:45 PM PST by newgeezer (It is [the people's] right and duty to be at all times armed. --Thomas Jefferson)
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To: jagusafr
I hope he’s checking under his car for unauthorized luggage...

And, keep an eye out for guys on motorcycles carrying sticks with magnets on 'em.

23 posted on 02/13/2012 1:19:59 PM PST by Puppage (You may disagree with what I have to say, but I shall defend to your death my right to say it)
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To: Tax-chick

I hope breitbart has multiple copies setup across the country with several “dead man switches” setup


24 posted on 02/13/2012 1:20:10 PM PST by GraceG
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To: GizzyGirl

drip drip drip Sheriff Joe drip drip drip Fast and Furious drip drip drip Obamacare drip drip drip Solyyndra drip drip
Illegal appointments drip drip drip drip, whats another drip?


25 posted on 02/13/2012 1:20:51 PM PST by big bad easter bunny
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To: Da Coyote
Folks, he is a vapid dork, and is incapable of passing any REAL college course.

It's a mistake to underestimate your enemy.

26 posted on 02/13/2012 1:21:20 PM PST by Aria ( "If we ever forget that we're one nation under God, then we will be a nation gone under.")
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To: MrB
Clinton got into communism to get the easy chicks. 0bama got into communism because of the communism.

Buddy of mine works at a large eastern college. He's fairly conservative on most things. He also is a regular at all of the campus' Obama rallies.

When I asked (in a loud astonished voice) "WHY!!??"....he said that he'd never had as much, er, female companionship, as he did in 2008. And, that "chicks at Obama rallies were a lot dumber than those in other places he went, like bars".

His words, not mine. Proves your point to a T, though.

27 posted on 02/13/2012 1:21:35 PM PST by wbill
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To: Sub-Driver

Obama and the case of the missing 'thesis'
By Jim Popkin, NBC News Senior Investigative Producer
July 24, 2008

excerpt:

The hunt for Obama’s senior “thesis” began with a throwaway line in a newspaper article last October. The New York Times story, on Obama’s early New York years, mentioned in passing that the presidential contender had majored in political science at Columbia and had spent his time “writing his thesis on Soviet nuclear disarmament.”

Journalists began hounding Columbia University for copies of the musty document. Conservative bloggers began wondering if the young Obama had written a no-nukes screed that he might come to regret. And David Bossie, the former congressional investigator and “right-wing hit man,” as one newspaper described him, took out classified newspaper ads in Columbia University’s newspaper and the Chicago Tribune in March searching for the term paper.

Bossie came up dry, but said the effort was well worth it:

“A thesis entitled Soviet Nuclear Disarmament, written at the height of The Cold War in 1983, might shed some light upon what Barack Obama thought about our most pressing foreign policy issue for 40-plus years (U.S.-Soviet Relations),” he wrote in an e-mail to NBC News.

http://deepbackground.msnbc.msn.com/archive/2008/07/24/1219454.aspx
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Here is the passage from the New York Times that the above article refers to:

"He barely mentions Columbia, training ground for the elite, where he transferred in his junior year, majoring in political science and international relations and writing his thesis on Soviet nuclear disarmament. He dismisses in one sentence his first community organizing job — work he went on to do in Chicago — though a former supervisor remembers him as 'a star performer.'"

[snip]

"he [Obama] declined repeated requests to talk about his New York years, release his Columbia transcript or identify even a single fellow student, co-worker, roommate or friend from those years.

'He doesn’t remember the names of a lot of people in his life,' said Ben LaBolt, a campaign spokesman."

Obama’s Account of New York Years Often Differs From What Others Say
By JANNY SCOTT, October 30, 2007:
http://www.nytimes.com/2007/10/30/us/politics/30obama.html?ex=1351396800&en=631bf83f428647f9&ei=5089&partner=rssyahoo&emc=rss
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From David Horowitz's FrontPageMag.com/DiscoverTheNetworks.org:
Profile: Institute For Policy Studies (IPS)

IPS’s [Institute For Policy Studies] Washington, DC headquarters quickly became a resource center for national reporters and a place for KGB agents from the nearby Soviet embassy to convene and strategize. Cora Weiss headed one of the IPS's most successful forays -- into Riverside Church in Manhattan. She was invited there in 1978 by the Reverend William Sloane Coffin to run the church's Disarmament Program, which sought to consolidate Soviet nuclear superiority in Europe -- in the name of "peace." In 1982 Weiss helped organize the largest pro-disarmament demonstration ever held. Staged in New York City, the rally was attended by a coalition of communist organizations. During her decade-long tenure at Riverside, which became home to the National Council of Churches, Weiss regularly received Russian KGB agents, Sandinista friends, and Cuban intelligence agents. Weiss became infamous for her role in the psychological warfare conducted against U.S. prisoners of war held in the infamous "Hanoi Hilton" during the Vietnam War.

The Liberation News Service, which is a news source for hundreds of "alternative" publications nationwide (with antiwar, Marxist-oriented perspectives), was founded in 1967 with IPS assistance."

[lots more at link...]

http://www.discoverthenetworks.org/groupProfile.asp?grpid=6991
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From the website of Riverside Church...

The Riverside Church
490 Riverside Drive
New York, New York 10027
212-870-6700

The Riverside Church is located on Manhattan’s Upper West Side near Columbia University.

Photobucket

http://www.theriversidechurchny.org/about/?directions
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"She was invited there in 1978 by the Reverend William Sloane Coffin to run the church's Disarmament Program, which sought to consolidate Soviet nuclear superiority in Europe -- in the name of 'peace.'

In 1982 Weiss helped organize the largest pro-disarmament demonstration ever held. Staged in New York City, the rally was attended by a coalition of communist organizations."
http://www.discoverthenetworks.org/groupProfile.asp?grpid=6991
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From the Columbia University website...

"Obama attended Columbia College from 1981 to 1983"
Source:
http://news.columbia.edu/home/1260
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Bill Ayers' education:
1987 - Ed.D, Columbia University, Curriculum & Instruction
1987 - M.Ed, Teachers College, Columbia University, Early Childhood Education
1984 [he completed degree in '84] - M.Ed, Bank Street College, Early Childhood Education
1968 - B.A., University of Michigan, American Studies
http://education.uic.edu/directory/faculty_info.cfm?netid=bayers
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Bank Street College
Where We Are and How to Get Here:

Bank Street College is located on the Upper West Side of Manhattan at 610 West 112th Street, between Broadway and Riverside Drive.

Bank Street College is located in a bustling family and university neighborhood four blocks from Columbia University
http://www.bankstreet.edu/aboutbsc/visiting.html
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Why Won’t Obama Talk About Columbia?
The years he won’t discuss may explain the Ayers tie he keeps lying about:
http://article.nationalreview.com/?q=NjY4YzdhMDBkZGQ3ZmU2MTUzYjdkMzc5ZjUzYmViZWM=
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28 posted on 02/13/2012 1:21:53 PM PST by ETL (ALL (most?) of the Obama-commie connections at my FR Home page: http://www.freerepublic.com/~etl/)
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To: MrB
That's a great show. Sadly, most Americans prefer blissful ignorance and the likes of Two and a Half Men.
29 posted on 02/13/2012 1:22:25 PM PST by newgeezer (It is [the people's] right and duty to be at all times armed. --Thomas Jefferson)
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To: Sarah Barracuda
"I want to see Obama’s collage thesis..."

His collage thesis? I didn't know he was an art major ;-)

30 posted on 02/13/2012 1:23:10 PM PST by Joe 6-pack (Que me amat, amet et canem meum)
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To: Sub-Driver

A ponytail is what’s behind a horse’s ass................


31 posted on 02/13/2012 1:23:25 PM PST by Red Badger (If you are unemployed long enough, you are no longer unemployed.)
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To: Sub-Driver

Hopefully not his Spring Break videos.


32 posted on 02/13/2012 1:23:48 PM PST by PBRSTREETGANG
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To: Sub-Driver
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Barack Obama: "Breaking the War Mentality"
March 10, 1983, Sundial [Columbia newspaper]

Most students at Columbia do not have first hand knowledge of war. Military violence has been a vicarious experience, channeled into our minds through television, film, and print.

The more sensitive among us struggle to extrapolate experiences of war from our everyday experience, discussing the latest mortality statistics from Guatemala, sensitizing ourselves to our parents' wartime memories, or incorporating into our framework of reality as depicted by a Mailer or a Coppola. But the taste of war -- the sounds and chill, the dead bodies -- are remote and far removed. We know that wars have occurred, will occur, are occurring, but bringing such experience down into our hearts, and taking continual, tangible steps to prevent war, becomes a difficult task.

Two groups on campus, Arms Race Alternatives (ARA) and Students Against Militarism (SAM) work within these mental limits to foster awareness and practical action necessary to counter the growing threat of war. Though the emphasis of the two groups differ, they share an aversion to current government policy. These groups, visualizing the possibilities of destruction and grasping the tendencies of distorted national priorities, are throwing their weight into shifting America off the dead-end track.

"Most people my age remember well the air-raid drills in school, under the desk with our heads tucked between our legs. Older people, they remember the Cuban Missile Crisis. I think these kinds of things left an indelible mark on our souls, so we're more apt to be concerned," says Don Kent, assistant director of programs and student activities at Earl Hall Center. Along with the community Volunteer Service Center, ARA has been Don's primary concern, coordinating various working groups of faculty, students, and staff members, while simultaneously seeking the ever elusive funding for programs.

"When I first came here two years ago, Earl Hall had been a holding tank for five years. Paul Martin (director of Earl Hall) and I discussed our interests, and decided that ARA would be one of the programs we pushed." Initially, most of the work was done by non-student volunteers and staff. "Hot issues, particularly El Salvador, were occupying students at the time. Consequently, we cosponsored a lot of activities with community organizations like SANE (Students Against Nuclear Energy)."

With the flowering of the nuclear freeze movement, and particularly the June 12 rally in Central Park, however student participation has expanded. One wonders whether this upsurge stems from young people's penchant for the latest 'happenings' or from growing awareness of the consequences of nuclear holocaust. ARA maintains a mailing list of 500 persons and Don Kent estimates that approximately half of the active members are students. Although he feels that continuity is provided by the faculty and staff members, student attendance at ARA sponsored events -- in particular a November 11 convocation on the nuclear threat -- reveals a deep reservoir of concern. "I think students on this campus like to think of themselves a sophisticated, and don't appreciate small vision. So they tend to come out more for the events; they do not want to just fold leaflets."

Mark Bigelow, a graduate intern from Union Theological Seminary who works with Don to keep ARA running smoothly, agrees. "It seems that students here are fairly aware of the nuclear problem, and it makes for an underlying frustration. We try to talk to that frustration." Consequently, the thrust of ARA is towards generating dialogue which will give people a rational handle on this controversial subject. This includes bringing speakers like Daniel Ellsberg to campus, publishing fact sheets compiled by interested faculty, and investigating the possible development of an interdisciplinary program in the Columbia curriculum dealing with peace, disarmament, and world order.

Tied in with such a thrust is the absence of what Don calls "a party line." By taking an almost apolitical approach to the problem, ARA hopes to get the university to take nuclear arms issues seriously. "People don't like having their intelligence insulted," says Don. "so we try to disseminate information and allow the individual to make his or her own decision."

Generally, the narrow focus of the Freeze movement as well as academic discussions of first versus second strike capabilities, suit the military-industrial interests, as they continue adding to their billion dollar erector sets. When Peter Tosh sings that "everybody's asking for peace, but nobody's asking for justice," one is forced to wonder whether disarmament or arms control issues, severed from economic and political issues, might be another instance of focusing on the symptoms of a problem instead of the disease itself. Mark Bigelow does not think so. "We do focus primarily on catastrophic weapons. Look, we say, here's the worst part . Let's work on that. You're not going to get rid of the military in the near future, so let's at least work on this."

Mark Bigelow does feel that the links are there, and points to fruitful work being done by other organizations involved with disarmament. "The Freeze is one part of a whole disarmament movement. The lowest common denominator, so to speak. For instance, April 10-16 is Jobs For Peace week, with a bunch of things going on around the city. Also, the New York City Council may pass a resolution in April calling for greater social as opposed to military spending. Things like this may dispel the idea that disarmament is a white issue, because how the government spends its revenue affects everyone."

The very real advantages of concentrating on a single issue is leading the National Freeze movement to challenge individual missile systems, while continuing the broader campaign. This year, Mark Bigelow sees the checking of Pershing II and Cruise missile deployment as crucial. "Because of their small size and mobility, their deployment will make possible arms control verification far more difficult, and will cut down warning time for the Soviets to less than ten minutes. That can only be a destabilizing factor." Additionally, he sees the initiation by the U.S. of the Test Ban Treaty as a powerful first step towards a nuclear free world.

ARA encourages members to join buses to Washington and participate in a March 7-8 rally intended to push through the Freeze resolution which is making its second trip through the House. ARA also will ask United Campuses to Prevent Nuclear War (UCAM), an information and lobbying network based in universities, nationwide, to serve as its advisory board in the near future. Because of its autonomy from Columbia (which does not fund political organizations), UCAM could conceivably become a more active arm of disarmament campaigns on campus, thought the ARA will continue to function solely as a vehicle for information and discussion.

Also operating out of Earl Hall Center, Students Against Militarism was formed in response to the passage of registration laws in 1980. An entirely student-run organization, SAM casts a wider net than ARA, though for the purposes of effectiveness, they have tried to lock in on one issue at a time.

"At the heart of our organization is an anti-war focus," says junior Robert Kahn, one of SAM's fifteen or so active members. "From there, a lot of issues shoot forth -- nukes, racism, the draft, and South Africa. We have been better organized when taking one issue at a time, but we are always cognizant of other things going on, and collaborate frequently with other campus organizations like CISPES [CISPES link added by myself -ETL] and REELPOLITIK"

At this time, the current major issue is the Solomon Bill, the latest legislation from Congress to obtain compliance to registration. The law requires that all male students applying for federal financial aid submit proof of registration, or else the government coffers will close. Yale, Wesleyan, and Swathmore have refused to comply, and plan to offer non-registrants other forms of financial aid. SAM hopes to press Columbia into following suit, though so far President Sovern and company seem prepared to acquiesce to the bill.

Robert believes students tacitly support non-registrants, though the majority did not comply. "Several students have come up to our tables and said that had they known of the ineffectiveness of the prosecution, they would not have registered." A measure of such underlying support is the 400 signatures on a petition protesting the Solomon Bill, which SAM collected the first four hours it appeared. Robert also points out that prior to registration, there were four separate bills circulating in the House proposing a return to the draft, but none ever got out of committees, and there have not been renewed efforts. An estimated half-million non-registrants can definitely be a powerful signal.

Prodding students into participating beyond name signing and attending events is tricky, but SAM members seem undaunted. "A lot of the problem comes not from people's ignorance of the facts, but because the news and statistics are lifeless. That's why we search for campus issues like the Solomon bill that have direct impact on the student body, and effectively link the campus to broader issues." By organizing and educating the Columbia community, such activities lay the foundation for future mobilization against the relentless, often silent spread of militarism in the country. "The time is right to tie together social and military issues," Robert continues, "and the more strident the Administration becomes, the more aware people are of their real interests."

The belief that moribund institutions, rather than the individuals, are at the root of the problem, keep SAM's energies alive. "A prerequisite for members of an organization like ours is the faith that people are fundamentally good, but you need to show them, and when you look at the work people are doing across the country, it makes you optimistic."

Perhaps the essential goodness of humanity is an arguable proposition, but by observing the SAM meeting last Thursday night, with its solid turnout and enthusiasm, one might be persuaded that the manifestations of our better instincts can at least match the bad ones. Regarding Columbia's possible compliance, one comment in particular hit upon an important point with the Solomon bill, "The thing we need to do is expose how Columbia is talking out of two sides of its mouth."

Indeed, the most pervasive malady of the collegiate system specifically, and the American experience generally, is that elaborate patterns of knowledge and theory have been disembodied from individual choices and government policy. What members of ARA and SAM try to do is infuse what they have learned about the current situation, bring the words of that formidable roster on the face of Butler Library, names like Thoreau, Jefferson, and Whitman, to bear on the twisted logic of which we are today a part. By adding their energy and effort in order to enhance the possibility of a decent world, they may help deprive us of a spectacular experience--that of war. But then, there are some things we shouldn't have to live through in order to want to avoid the experience.
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Side note: Obama mentions in this '83 article the org, CISPES (Committee In Solidarity with the People of El Salvador). They apparently are still around, and are as red as ever.

From their website...

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"CISPES joins the Alliance for Global Justice, SOA Watch, and other members of the Latin America Solidarity Coalition in denouncing today's coup in Honduras. CISPES committees are joining rallies at consulates around the country to demand the reinstatement of the democratically elected Honduran president."

The CISPES Mission Statement:

"We are a grassroots organization dedicated to supporting the Salvadoran people’s struggle forself-determination and social and economic justice. The alternative that they are building --an alternative based upon democratic and socialist ideals--is an example to all people who seek a world free of domination and exploitation. We support that alternative because we believe that capitalism is a fundamentally unjust, oppressive and ecologically unsustainable economic system. We join with poor and working people, immigrants and refugees in the struggle against neoliberalism-- the current manifestation of capitalism imposed by the United States government and its state, institutional and corporate allies. Neoliberal policies continue to produce enormous suffering and destabilization around the world. We focus our work on El Salvador because of the U.S. government’s continuing military, economic, and political intervention on behalf of U.S. corporate interests, and because the Salvadoran people’s tenacious and inspiring struggle to build social justice."

http://www.cispes.org/
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From the New York Times...

Obama's 1983 College Magazine Article
["Breaking the War Mentality"]

"In 1983, at the height of the cold war, Barack Obama, then a senior at Columbia University, wrote in a campus newsmagazine about the vision of "a nuclear free world." The article in the Sundial profiled two campus groups: Arms Race Alternatives and Students Against Militarism."

http://documents.nytimes.com/obama-s-1983-college-magazine-article#p=1

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RE: Riverside Church, Communist Party USA, May 1, 2010!

Communist Led “Peace Movement” to Target US Military Budget

Guided by the Communist Party USA, the U.S. “peace movement” is entering a new phase.

The struggles against the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan will be de-emphasized, while focus will shift to a broad based campaign to cut U.S. military spending.

The Communists plan to exploit public concern over economic problems, to pressure the Obama administration to hugely cut back on defense spending, weapons systems and overseas commitments.

"[Communist Party USA vice chair, Judith] LeBlanc signals that the “peace movement’s” new direction will begin with a major campaign. Significantly May 1 [2010!], will be the kickoff date and New York’s far left Riverside Church will be the founding venue."

"There will be people from every continent here to participate in the non-governmental organization gatherings that will be going on, with an international conference happening at Riverside Church from April 30 to May 1 [communist "May Day"], and then marching on May 2."
--Judith LeBlanc, vice-chair Communist Party USA, 'national field organizer for Peace Action, the country’s largest grassroots peace organization with 100,000 members across the country', also co-founder of "United for Peace and Justice"

http://keywiki.org/blog/?p=101

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Barack Obama '83 Becomes First College Alumnus To Win Presidency

Wednesday, November 5, 2008

Barack Obama '83 became the first College alumnus to be elected President of the United States. On November 4, Obama defeated his Republican challenger, Sen. John McCain P'07, ending a marathon campaign that saw Obama rise from a first-term senator to the nation's first African-American president.

Obama, who was profiled in Columbia College Today in January 2005 when he burst upon the national political scene, transferred to Columbia from Occidental prior to his junior year.

In one of their few joint appearances, the candidates were interviewed in Roone Arledge Auditorium on September 11 at the Service Nation Presidential Candidates Forum.

This year's Presidential election had four candidates with strong College ties on the ballot. In addition to Obama being an alumnus, McCain's daughter, Meghan, is a 2007 College alumna; Wayne Allyn Root '83 was the Libertarian Party Vice-Presidential nominee running with Bob Barr; and Matt Gonzalez '87 ran as an independent candidate on the same ticketas Ralph Nader.

http://www.college.columbia.edu/news/barack-obama-83-becomes-first-college-alumnus-to-win-presidency

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"Columbia College is the oldest undergraduate college at Columbia University, situated on the university's main campus of Morningside Heights in the Borough of Manhattan in the City of New York."

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Columbia_College,_Columbia_University
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About the College: Columbia College
http://www.college.columbia.edu/about

33 posted on 02/13/2012 1:26:14 PM PST by ETL (ALL (most?) of the Obama-commie connections at my FR Home page: http://www.freerepublic.com/~etl/)
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To: massgopguy

A girl? More bloody likely to be a guy.


34 posted on 02/13/2012 1:26:40 PM PST by Lee'sGhost (Johnny Rico picked the wrong girl!)
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To: newgeezer
College “videos” in the early 1980s? The VCR was barely happening yet. Video cameras were quite rare.

Absolutely correct. However, there were home movies in the early 60s using super 8 film, so maybe that's what he has. We can hope he's got something good.

35 posted on 02/13/2012 1:28:18 PM PST by sometime lurker
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To: ETL
He dismisses in one sentence his first community organizing job — work he went on to do in Chicago

A lot of folks dismissed Baraq as a hard left academic. They failed to notice he got a Master's degree in "Operations" from the Chicago political mob. The folks who wrote the book on corruption.

36 posted on 02/13/2012 1:28:26 PM PST by nascarnation (DEFEAT BARAQ 2012 DEPORT BARAQ 2013)
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To: sometime lurker
Gah, typed too fast. That should be "However, there were home movies from the early 60s on. So there could well be film from the 80s.
37 posted on 02/13/2012 1:30:12 PM PST by sometime lurker
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To: Sub-Driver

All of us at FR know Obama is a creature of the far left, and is mightily frustrated he hasn’t been able to govern farther left than he already has. Because of that, my gut feeling is that whatever Breitbart has will probably be a case of “I knew it!” from our side and a collective shrug from the left/MSM when it is revealed.

I might be wrong about that, of course. There may be a genuine political bombshell in his possession. I just figure if 20 years with Reverend Wright and admitted cocaine use didn’t matter to a majority of voters, very little else will, either.


38 posted on 02/13/2012 1:31:37 PM PST by DemforBush (Six o'clock in *Berlin*. They were having lunch in Cleveland.)
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39 posted on 02/13/2012 1:33:31 PM PST by jersey117 (Perry 2012)
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To: Sub-Driver
The Union Theological Seminary in the City of New York
[located just across the street from both Columbia University and Riverside Church. It is actually sandwiched between the two]

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He [James Cone] is currently the Charles Augustus Briggs Distinguished Professor of Systematic Theology at Union Theological Seminary in the City of New York.[2]...

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/James_Hal_Cone
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Quote from James Cone:

"Black theology will accept only the love of God which participates in the destruction of the white enemy. What we need is the divine love as expressed in Black Power, which is the power of black people to destroy their oppressors here and now by any means at their disposal".
African American Religious Thought: An Anthology (Paperback)
by Cornel West (Editor), Eddie S. Glaude Jr. (Editor)
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SEAN HANNITY: But Reverend Jeremiah Wright is not backing down and has not for years and in his strong stance on the teaching of black liberation theology is nothing new. He had the same things to say last spring when he appeared on "Hannity & Colmes:"

WRIGHT: If you're not going to talk about theology in context, if you're not going to talk about liberation theology that came out of the '60s, systematized black liberation theology that started with Jim Cone in 1968 and the writings of Cone and the writings of Dwight Hopkins and the writings of womynist theologians and Asian theologians and Hispanic theologians, then you can't talk about the black value system.

HANNITY: But I'm a — reverend

WRIGHT: Do you know liberation theology, sir?

http://www.foxnews.com/story/0,2933,354158,00.html
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Obama's Church: Gospel of Hate
Kathy Shaidle, FrontPageMag.com
Monday, April 07, 2008

In March of 2007, FOX News host Sean Hannity had engaged Obama’s pastor in a heated interview about his Church’s teachings. For many viewers, the ensuing shouting match was their first exposure to "Black Liberation Theology"...

Like the pro-communist Liberation Theology that swept Central America in the 1980s and was repeatedly condemned by Pope John Paul II, Black Liberation Theology combines warmed-over 1960s vintage Marxism with carefully distorted biblical passages. However, in contrast to traditional Marxism, it emphasizes race rather than class. The Christian notion of "salvation" in the afterlife is superseded by "liberation" on earth, courtesy of the establishment of a socialist utopia.
http://www.frontpagemag.com/Articles/Read.aspx?GUID=30CD9E14-B0C9-4F8C-A0A6-A896F0F44F02
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Catholics for Marx [Liberation Theology]
By Fr. Robert Sirico
FrontPageMagazine.com | Thursday, June 03, 2004

In the days when the Superpowers were locked in a Cold War, Latin America seethed with revolution, and millions lived behind an iron curtain, a group of theologians concocted a novel idea within the history of Christianity. They proposed to combine the teachings of Jesus with the teachings of Marx as a way of justifying violent revolution to overthrow the economics of capitalism.

The Gospels were re-rendered not as doctrine impacting on the human soul but rather as windows into the historical dialectic of class struggle. These "liberation theologians" saw every biblical criticism of the rich as a mandate to expropriate the expropriating owners of capital, and every expression of compassion for the poor as a call for an uprising by the proletarian class of peasants and workers.
http://www.frontpagemag.com/Articles/Read.aspx?GUID=460782B7-35CC-4C9E-A2C5-93832067C7CD
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Rev. Dr. Jeremiah Wright and Dr. William Ayers
are greeted by Rebekah Levin with the Committee
for a Just Peace in Israel and Palestine.
(Chuck Berman/Chicago Tribune / May 17, 2009)
http://www.chicagotribune.com/news/local/chi-ayers_wrightmay18,0,6689521.story

40 posted on 02/13/2012 1:33:51 PM PST by ETL (ALL (most?) of the Obama-commie connections at my FR Home page: http://www.freerepublic.com/~etl/)
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To: sometime lurker
The Iowa TV station I worked for in 1976 was taking delivery of some of the first ENG cameras from Ikegami.

The camera weighed about three pounds. The record deck, about the size of a desk top copier, weighed 40 pounds.

Two large bandoleros of batteries were required to run this equipment. These ni-cads would give about 15 minutes of power before recharging.

41 posted on 02/13/2012 1:35:17 PM PST by Eric in the Ozarks (Beware the Sweater Vest)
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To: Sub-Driver


VIDEO: Malcolm-X lawyer claims Black radical, Kalid Al-Mansour, helped finance Obama [to Harvard]

Obama's Benefactor: Dr. Khalid al Mansour
August 27, 2008
"Percy Sutton, NYC political icon in the African American community, tells a news reporter that Dr. Khalid al Mansour solicited favor and recommendation on behalf of Barack Hussein Obama in order to secure Barack's entry into Harvard."
http://atlasshrugs2000.typepad.com/atlas_shrugs/2008/08/obamas-benefact.html
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Percy Sutton [middle] with Malcolm X [front] at a Harlem
rally on Seventh Avenue between 125th and 126th streets (1963).

***Here is the video:
YouTube: "Percy Sutton (Malcom X's Lawyer) Says Barack Obama Knows And Was Financed By The Racist Radical Muslim And Saudi Advisor Dr. Khalid Al-Mansour, Part II"
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MIVO8MZYXo8
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VIDEO: From a special edition of Hannity's America, October 5, 2008
Episode title: "Obama & Friends: History of Radicalism"
YouTube: "Another Obama Mentor [Khalid Abdullah Tariq al-Mansour] Caught Ranting Against Whitey":
whatever you do to [white people], they deserve it, God wants you to do it and that’s when you cut out the nose, cut out the ears, take flesh out of their body, don’t worry because God wants you to do it.
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=j4DsaWLrJoY
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From David Horowitz's FrontPageMag.com/DiscoverTheNetworks.org:
Profile: Khalid Abdullah Tariq al-Mansour

"Khalid Abdullah Tariq al-Mansour is a Muslim lawyer and a black nationalist who made news in 2008 when it was revealed that he had been a patron of Barack Obama and had recommended the latter for admission to Harvard Law School in 1988.

Before becoming a Muslim, al-Mansour in the 1960s was named Don Warden. He was deeply involved in San Francisco Bay Area racial politics as founder of a group called the African American Association. A close personal adviser to Huey Newton and Bobby Seale, al-Mansour helped the pair establish the Black Panther Party but later broke with them when they entered coalitions with white radical groups."
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Al-Mansour is an outspoken hater of the United States, Israel, and white people generally. In recent years he has accused the U.S. of plotting a “genocide” designed “to remove 15 million black people, considered disposable, of no relevance, value or benefit to the American society.” He has told fellow blacks that “whatever you do to [white people], they deserve it, God wants you to do it and that’s when you cut out the nose, cut out the ears, take flesh out of their body, don’t worry because God wants you to do it.” Alleging further that Palestinians in Israel “are being brutalized like savages,” he accuses the Jews of “stealing the land the same way the Christians stole the land from the Indians in America.”
http://www.discoverthenetworks.org/Articles/katalm.html

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From October, 2008: "Special documentary from Hannity’s America on Fox News about Barack Obama’s associations with terrorists, marxists, and other radical people. This will change your vote."

1 of 6 - Obama & Friends: History of Radicalism:
Note: this is an approximate 1 hour program divided into six 8-minute clips
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iL_BkIG9RNI

If the above should 'disappear', try this link:
http://www.youtube.com/view_play_list?p=9F8A48061A962CDD

42 posted on 02/13/2012 1:36:39 PM PST by ETL (ALL (most?) of the Obama-commie connections at my FR Home page: http://www.freerepublic.com/~etl/)
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To: newgeezer

I hear people say things like that all the time. No time in my life would I support communism or socialism. I am about the same age as Obama. It never crossed my mind to do so. Sounds like the Jane Fonda defense to me. I know people can change but WHY would anyone support such a death wish idea to begin with????????


43 posted on 02/13/2012 1:38:22 PM PST by therut
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To: newgeezer; Sub-Driver

Yes, video cameras/recorders weren’t in common usage, but Bell & Howell 8mm movie cameras sure were.

Very likely Breitbart’s use of “video” is generic


44 posted on 02/13/2012 1:39:08 PM PST by GGMac ((lesson learned re Obie: parse every sentence, every word, every gesture, every photo))
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To: newgeezer; Sub-Driver

Yes, video cameras/recorders weren’t in common usage, but Bell & Howell 8mm movie cameras sure were.

Very likely Breitbart’s use of “video” is generic.


45 posted on 02/13/2012 1:39:22 PM PST by GGMac ((lesson learned re Obie: parse every sentence, every word, every gesture, every photo))
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To: Da Coyote

this has been going around today ..

The following is in simple language that everyone can understand.
Not the gibberish that our government keeps telling people.

Please read this carefully and make sure you keep this message going.
This needs to be emailed to everyone in the USA ...

OBAMA’S COLLEGE CLASSMATE SPEAKS OUT

By Wayne Allyn Root

Barack Hussein Obama is no fool. He is not incompetent.
To the contrary, he is brilliant. He knows exactly what he’s doing.
He is purposely overwhelming the U.S. Economy to create systemic failure, economic crisis and social chaos –
thereby destroying capitalism and our country from within.

Barack Hussien Obama was my college classmate.

( Columbia University , class of ‘83).

He is a devout Muslim; do not be fooled. Look at his Czars... Anti-business… anti-American.
As Glenn Beck correctly predicted from day one, Barack Hussien Obama is following the plan of Cloward & Piven, two professors at Columbia University ... They outlined a plan to socialize America by overwhelming the system with government spending and entitlement demands.

Add up the clues below. Taken individually they’re alarming. Taken as a whole, it is a brilliant, Machiavellian game plan to turn the United States into a socialist/Marxist state with a permanent majority that desperately needs government for survival... And can be counted on to always vote for even bigger government.

Why not? They have no responsibility to pay for it.

Universal health care!
The health care bill had very little to do with health care.
It had everything to do with unionizing millions of hospital and health care workers,
as well as adding 15,000 to 20,000 new IRS agents (who will join government employee unions).
Obama doesn’t care that giving free health care to 30 million Americans will add trillions to the national debt.
What he does care about is that it cements the dependence of those 30 million voters to Democrats and big government.
Who but a socialist revolutionary would pass this reckless spending bill in the middle of a depression?

Cap and trade!
Like health care legislation having nothing to do with health care, cap and trade has nothing to do with global warming.
It has everything to do with redistribution of income, government control of the economy and a criminal payoff to Obama’s biggest contributors.
Those powerful and wealthy unions and contributors (like GE, which owns NBC, MSNBC and CNBC) can then be counted on to support everything Obama wants. They will kick-back hundreds of millions of dollars in contributions to Obama and the Democratic Party to keep them in power.
The bonus is that all the new taxes on Americans with bigger cars, bigger homes and businesses helps Obama “spread the wealth around.”

Make Puerto Rico a state. Why?
Who’s asking for a 51st state? Who’s asking for millions of new welfare recipients and government entitlement addicts in the middle of a depression?
Certainly not American taxpayers! But this has been Barack Hussien Obama’s plan all along. His goal is to add two new Democrat senators, five Democrat congressmen and a million loyal Democratic voters who are dependent on big government.
(This will tip the balance of those living off the government to more than those who must pay for it; and we’re done for)

Legalize 12 million illegal Mexican immigrants.
Just giving these 12 million potential new citizens free health care alone could overwhelm the system and bankrupt America .
But it adds 12 million reliable new Democrat voters who can be counted on to support big government.
Add another few trillion dollars in welfare, aid to dependent children, food stamps, free medical, education, tax credits for the poor, and eventually Social Security...
(see note above re: Puerto Rico)

Stimulus and bailouts. Where did all that money go?
It went to Democrat contributors, organizations (ACORN), and unions — including billions of dollars to save or create jobs of government employees across the country.
It went to save GM and Chrysler so that their employees could keep paying union dues.
It went to AIG so that Goldman Sachs could be bailed out (after giving Obama almost $1 million in contributions).
A staggering $125 billion went to teachers (thereby protecting their union dues).
All those public employees will vote loyally Democrat to protect their bloated salaries and pensions that are bankrupting America ...
The country goes broke, future generations face a bleak future, but Obama, the Democrat Party, government, and the unions grow more powerful.

The ends justify the means.
Raise taxes on small business owners, high-income earners, and job creators. Put the entire burden on only the top 20 percent of taxpayers, redistribute the income, punish success, and reward those who did nothing to deserve it (except vote for Obama).
Reagan wanted to dramatically cut taxes in order to starve the government.
Barack Obama wants to dramatically raise taxes to starve his political opposition.

With the acts outlined above, Barack Hussien Obama and his regime have created a vast and rapidly expanding constituency of voters dependent on big government; a vast privileged class of public employees who work for big government; and a government dedicated to destroying capitalism and installing themselves as socialist rulers by overwhelming the system.

Add it up and you’ve got the perfect Marxist scheme –
all devised by my Columbia University college classmate Barack Hussien Obama using the Cloward and Piven Plan...


46 posted on 02/13/2012 1:40:46 PM PST by SF_Redux (Sarah stands for accountablility and personal responsiblity, democrats can't live with that)
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To: GGMac

Sorry for the double post - I didn’t realize it was in the process of going up, added the end-of-sentence ‘period’ - and hit post.


47 posted on 02/13/2012 1:41:43 PM PST by GGMac ((lesson learned re Obie: parse every sentence, every word, every gesture, every photo))
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To: GGMac

I went on vacation with a video camera in 1987, and they had come down in price by then. Certainly videos or films were made of events, video has been around along time. Maybe a local station made a recording, or a college or group ha dtheir event recorded.

I was looking at some of the docs posted here, and remembered to look for Obama as Barry S, then I was thinking “Whoa, we have a president who has used more than one name”. How stupid is this country?

Leftist family, grew up abroad, mentored by radicals, muslim name, racist leftist “church”. My head spins.


48 posted on 02/13/2012 1:47:33 PM PST by Williams (Honey Badger Don't Care)
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To: Las Vegas Ron
My only question is how far they will go to succeed.

Their reach always exceeds their grasp. They have one small problem: a heavily armed and an increasingly awake and aware public.

49 posted on 02/13/2012 1:48:31 PM PST by Noumenon ("I tell you, gentlemen, we have a problem on our hands." Col. Nicholson-The Bridge on the River Qwai)
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To: sometime lurker
Absolutely correct. However, there were home movies in the early 60s using super 8 film, so maybe that's what he has.

And a college campus (in the 80s) would likely have the latest electronic gadgets available for its students to borrow. Or one of Obama's buddies might have lent him the camera. Could also have been a course project. Lots of possibilities. I hate when someone attempts to rule something out based on their own simple-simon logic.

50 posted on 02/13/2012 1:50:30 PM PST by ETL (ALL (most?) of the Obama-commie connections at my FR Home page: http://www.freerepublic.com/~etl/)
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