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  • Suspect in Deadly SoCal Synagogue Shooting Told 911 Operator Jewish People...

    09/19/2019 4:13:40 PM PDT · by BenLurkin · 29 replies
    KTLA ^ | 09/19/2019
    A man suspected of opening fire at a Southern California synagogue last spring told a 911 operator in the moments after the shooting that he did it to save white people from Jews, according to a recording played Thursday at a preliminary hearing to determine if the case should proceed to trial. One woman was killed and three wounded in the shooting, which happened at the Chabad of Poway synagogue on the last day of Passover. “I’m defending our nation against the Jewish people, who are trying to destroy all white people,” John T. Earnest is heard saying on the...
  • Tulsi Gabbard: Saudi Promotion of ‘Extremist Wahhabi Ideology’ a Bigger Threat to U.S. Than Iran

    09/19/2019 6:21:43 AM PDT · by KC_Lion · 76 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 18 Sep 2019 | Jeff Poor
    (Video) Tulsi Gabbard: Trump response to Saudi oil strikes a 'disgrace' Wednesday on Fox News Channel’s “Your World,” Rep. Tulsi Gabbard (D-HI), a candidate for the 2020 Democratic Party presidential nomination criticized President Donald Trump’s response to an attack on an oil production facility in Saudi Arabia. Gabbard went on to argue Saudi Arabia’s promotion of extremist Wahhabi ideology was a bigger threat to the United States than Iran. Partial transcript as follows: CAVUTO: All right, so the interpretation I have is that you want to bring back that Iran deal, get — move back to that. .... GABBARD: No,...
  • Lawmaker rips MLB for refusing to let Mets wear 9/11 tribute hats

    09/15/2019 2:17:39 PM PDT · by TBP · 22 replies
    New York Post ^ | September 15, 2019 | Rich Calder
    A Brooklyn lawmaker is accusing Major League Baseball of disrespecting 9/11 first responders by refusing to allow the Mets to wear caps honoring the heroes on the anniversary of the terrorist attacks. City Councilman Justin Brannan fired off a scathing letter to MLB Commissioner Rob Manfred last week demanding the league let the Mets wear caps emblazoned with “NYPD,” “FDNY” and other first-responder agencies for the anniversary of the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks. Any other teams wishing to do so should be allowed also, Brannan wrote. The Bay Ridge-based Democrat made the plea after MLB rejected the team’s latest request...
  • Tlaib In 9/11 Tribute: People Threatened Arab Organization That Employed Me After Attacks

    09/15/2019 6:00:17 AM PDT · by MarvinStinson · 40 replies
    Far-left “Squad” member Rep. Rashida Tlaib (D-MN) posted a 9/11 tribute on the 18th anniversary of the tragedy and claimed that the Arab organization she worked for at the time – Arab Community Center for Economic and Social Services (ACCESS) – was threatened with violence following the terrorist attacks carried out by Islamic extremists. Tlaib described how she processed the terrorist attacks in a brief Twitter thread on Wednesday. She said she was working at the “nonprofit Arab American human services organization, ACCESS” at the time and “saw faces of shock facing the television.” She said the room “erupted in...
  • Washington Post Backtracks on Story About NC Democrat Legislators at 9-11 Ceremony

    09/13/2019 3:46:17 PM PDT · by PJ-Comix · 26 replies
    Newsbusters ^ | September 13, 2019 | P.J. Gladnick
    The Washington Post could have spared themselves a lot of embarrassment on Wednesday if only they had done some basic fact checking instead of acting as robotic stenographers for Democrat talking points. And the talking point in question was the fake news that Republicans legislators in North Carolina broke rules to vote for a budget override while their Democrat colleagues were nobly attending a 911 ceremony.
  • Trump admin to reveal identity of Saudi official who helped 9/11 terrorists

    09/12/2019 9:03:26 PM PDT · by LSUfan · 63 replies
    Business Insider ^ | 12 Sept 19 | John Haltiwanger
    The Trump administration is planning to provide the identity of a Saudi official who allegedly helped the 9/11 hijackers to family members of victims of the terror attacks that occurred 18 years ago. The news was first reported by The Wall Street Journal on Thursday. The victims' family members have been pressuring the Trump administration to release the information. In a recent letter to President Trump, they called on him to "instruct Attorney General Barr not to invoke privileges and to give us the FBI documents so that we can finally learn the full truth and obtain justice from Saudi...
  • Justice Department to Release New Information in Dispute Over Saudi Role in 9/11 Attacks

    09/12/2019 2:52:23 PM PDT · by abb · 23 replies
    The Wall Street Journal ^ | September 9, 2012 | Sadie Gurman and Aruna Viswanatha
    WASHINGTON—The Trump administration has agreed to provide a key piece of new information about alleged official Saudi involvement in the Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks after an intense lobbying effort by victims’ families. Victims’ families have for months urged the government to make information public, telling President Trump in a letter recently that it would help them “finally learn the full truth and obtain justice from Saudi Arabia.” The FBI, citing the “exceptional nature of the case,” said it wouldn’t release any other information sought by the victims’ families, but would provide the name of one Saudi official they had...
  • White House dismisses 'ridiculous' criticism of Melania Trump's coat on 9/11

    09/12/2019 6:49:09 AM PDT · by yesthatjallen · 48 replies
    The Hill ^ | 09/12/19 | John Bowden
    The White House fired back after social media users criticized first lady Melania Trump over a coat she wore in a photo tweeted by President Trump on Wednesday to mark the 18th anniversary of the 9/11 terror attacks. White House spokesperson Stephanie Grisham, who previously worked with the first lady, told USA Today it was "ridiculous" that some Twitter users called the coat insensitive. Some Twitter users noted that the trim on the back of the first lady's coat appeared to resemble a skyscraper with a smaller object hovering nearby, which some said resembled the images of the World Trade...
  • Mets Win on the Anniversary of 9/11 with 9 Runs and 11 Hits

    09/12/2019 3:17:03 AM PDT · by a little elbow grease · 24 replies
    youtube.com ^ | 9/12/19 | self
    Last night the Mets made history on the anniversary of 9/11 with a phenomenal 9 Run 11 hit winning performance in New York City.A very beautiful evening at the ball park.
  • Powerful moment New Zealand firefighters honour 9/11 first responders with a stirring haka...

    09/11/2019 5:26:05 PM PDT · by naturalman1975 · 13 replies
    Daily Mail (Australia/UK) ^ | 12th September 2019 | Brett Lackey
    New Zealand firefighters performed a powerful haka in Auckland on Wednesday to honor the 9/11 first responders. The group were filmed in their service uniforms in two rows as they performed the Maori tradition. A crowd of dignitaries and other firefighters dressed in their operational gear and were seen watching on. Hakas are generally performed as a sign of great respect and are often presented at funerals, celebrations or sporting events. Over 200 firefighters climbed Auckland's Sky Tower as a tribute to those who died in the attacks on the World Trade Centre. Three chiefs from the New York Fire...
  • Mets’ Pete Alonso Got Teammates Custom Commemorative 9/11

    09/11/2019 9:20:47 PM PDT · by Impala64ssa · 15 replies
    NESN ^ | 9/11/19 | Michael McMahon
    Mets’ rookie sensation Pete Alonso has become an absolute superstar in New York this season, and his latest gesture will only further cement his status. Alonso had custom cleats ordered for his entire team to commemorate the anniversary of the attacks in New York City on Sept. 11, 2001.
  • Remembering the Day That Everything Changed

    09/11/2019 8:15:34 PM PDT · by lightman · 16 replies
    The Institute on Religion & Democracy ^ | 11 September A.D. 2019 | Faith McDonnel
    Maybe it is because I feel as if I owe my life to the brave passengers on United Flight 93 — if indeed that plane-turned-weapon was directed towards the U.S. Capitol. Or maybe it is because for my friends from Sudan/South Sudan, both Christian and Muslim, “9/11 was 24/7…and 365.” After all, I was at the Rayburn House Office Building that morning, waiting to begin a press conference on why there should be capital market sanctions against companies that did business with the Islamic Republic of Sudan because of Sudan’s connections to terrorism. Terrorism! Hah! We didn’t have a CLUE...
  • FReeper Canteen ~ Remembering 9.11.2001 ~ 12 September 2019

    09/11/2019 6:11:03 PM PDT · by Kathy in Alaska · 76 replies
    Serving The Best Troops and Veterans In The World !! | The Canteen Crew
    ~ The FReeper Canteen Presents ~ ~ Remembering 9.11.2001 ~ ~ We Will Never Forget!! ~ Canteen Mission Statement Showing support and boosting the morale ofour military and our allies' militaryand family members of the above.Honoring those who have served before. John Phillip Sousa ~ Star Spangled Banner John Wayne ~ America, Why I Love Her John Phillip Sousa ~ Stars & Stripes Forever Toby Keith ~ Courtesy of The Red, White, & Blue (Angry American) Bobby Bare ~ God Bless America Again Charlie Daniels ~ My Beautiful America John Phillip Sousa ~ Armed Forces Salute John Wayne ~...
  • Hong Kong Activists Halt Protests to Remember 9/11

    09/11/2019 5:48:11 PM PDT · by KC_Lion · 17 replies
    Breitbart | September 11, 2019 | John Hayward
    Hong Kong activists announced on Wednesday that protests would be suspended to observe the 18th anniversary of the 9/11 attacks on the United States. China’s state-run media accused the protesters of planning 9/11-style terrorist attacks themselves, complete with photos of the planes hitting the World Trade Center in 2001. “In solidarity against terrorism, all forms of protest in Hong Kong will be suspended on Sept. 11, apart from potential singing and chanting,” protest organizers said in a statement.The statement went on to denounce Beijing’s state-run China Daily for a Facebook post warning that “anti-government fanatics are planning massive terror attacks,...
  • Real Time Thread on Free Republic on 09/11/2001

    09/11/2019 4:48:08 PM PDT · by LibertyWoman
    Free Republic ^ | 09/11/2001 | Various Freepers
    This thread is gripping. It is in real time during the attack. This was posted earlier this morning but hope that a repost is ok. It is something all members (imho) should go through. It's been updated through the years but you can clearly get the 'feel' of that terrifying morning.
  • Irony: CAIR Successfully Pressures Church to Cancel 'Is Michigan Surrendering to Islam?' Event

    09/11/2019 3:26:27 PM PDT · by george76 · 29 replies
    PJ Media ^ | SEPTEMBER 11, 2019 | ROBERT SPENCER
    Eighteen years after the September 11 jihad attacks that murdered nearly three thousand people, this is where we are: the Bloomfield Hills Baptist Church in Michigan has canceled an event called “9/11 forgotten? Is Michigan surrendering to Islam” under pressure from the Council on American-Islamic Relations (CAIR), a group with ties to Hamas and the Muslim Brotherhood. And so the answers are clear: yes, 9/11 has been forgotten, and Michigan is indeed surrendering to Islam. The event was to feature an ex-Muslim, Shahram Hadian, speaking on “How the Interfaith Movement is Sabotaging America and the Church” and economist and investigative...
  • Ilhan Omar recounts ‘complete horror’ of 9/11 attacks after being slammed at NYC memorial

    09/11/2019 2:15:20 PM PDT · by conservative98 · 113 replies
    NY Post ^ | September 11, 2019 | 2:09pm | Bob Fredericks
    Lightning-rod Rep. Ilhan Omar — who previously sparked outrage with a comment minimizing the 9/11 terror attacks — posted a somber video on Twitter on Wednesday commemorating the anniversary and recounting the “complete horror” she and her family felt following the terror attacks. “On September 11th we experienced one of the most horrific terrorist attacks that we have ever lived through as a nation. Today, we remember the victims, the first responders and their loved ones. #Neverforget,” the Minnesota Democrat wrote on the post, which included the nearly minute-long video.
  • 9/11 victim’s son blasts Ilhan Omar at Ground Zero memorial service (WOW!)

    09/11/2019 11:33:26 AM PDT · by God luvs America · 74 replies
    NY Post ^ | September 11, 2019 | Natalie Musumeci
    A man whose mother is a 9/11 victim ripped Rep. Ilhan Omar for describing the terror attacks as “some people did something” during the annual anniversary ceremony at Ground Zero on Wednesday. Nicholas Haros Jr., wearing a black T-shirt with the words “Some people did something?,” singled out the congresswoman and the other members of “the Squad” after reading the names of the dead, including his mother’s, Frances Haros, at the ceremony. “’Some people did something,’ said a freshman congresswoman from Minnesota,” said Haros in reference to Omar. Amid some applause, Haros continued, “Today I am here to respond to...
  • Remembering September 11: BOATLIFT, An Amazing Tale of 9/11 Resilience

    09/11/2019 10:54:25 AM PDT · by fishtank · 33 replies
    gCaptain ^ | 9-11-2019 | RoadtoResilience
    Remembering September 11: BOATLIFT, An Amazing Tale of 9/11 Resilience September 11, 2019 by gCaptain As the World Trade Center buildings burned and collapsed on September 11, 2001, a half million people were evacuated from Lower Manhattan by a civilian flotilla of ferries, tug boats and other vessels in what became the largest boatlift in history. BOATLIFT – An Untold Tale of 9/11 Resilience, is a touching tribute to that effort. In this short film, Tom Hanks narrates the epic story of the 9/11 boatlift when the local maritime community sprung into action to help their fellow New Yorkers and...
  • Where Was God on 911?

    09/11/2019 10:29:58 AM PDT · by Blood of Tyrants · 76 replies
    Self ^ | 9/11/18 | Various
    People ask "Where was God on 911?" He was where He always is. Up on His throne in heaven observing everything and intervening where He knew it was needed. He was causing a small accident that jammed cars up going to work at the WTC. He was delaying trains. He was causing a blister from a man's new shoes so he would have to stop and get a Bandaid and be late from work at the WTC. He was making a small child sleepy and slow to prepare for school, making his mother late for work at the WTC. He...