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  • Exclusive–Read the Army’s ‘Operation Inclusion’ Email: Flyer Decries ‘Weaponized Whiteness,’ ‘Exceptionalism’

    07/11/2020 1:56:36 PM PDT · by E. Pluribus Unum · 20 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 11 July 2020 | Kristina Wong
    A U.S. Army email inviting employees to listening sessions on race and diversity referred to an attachment to the email, which contained a graphic that said the phrase, “Make America Great Again” is evidence of white supremacy, according to a copy of the email obtained exclusively by Breitbart News. The email — sent on July 6, 2020, from the Army Missile & Aviation Center’s Equal Employment Opportunity Manager Chaney P. Pickard to employees at the center on the Redstone Arsenal Army Base in Alabama — invited employees to attend and said: “see attached timeline” for specific times for the listening...
  • How much will Drew Brees' offseason comments affect Saints?

    07/11/2020 10:25:01 AM PDT · by The Colts Repeat · 14 replies
    CBS Sports ^ | June 19, 2020 | Cody Benjamin
    Drew Brees has backtracked considerably from his original comments this offseason about NFL players peacefully protesting during the national anthem, going so far as to counter the U.S. president by saying that protests have been about improving the black community rather than disrespecting the American flag. But his new stance didn't come before the New Orleans Saints quarterback riled up countless faces across professional sports, including in his own locker room. New Orleans had a relatively quiet few months following the 2019 campaign and improved a roster already stocked with Super Bowl-caliber talent, but then came this very public dispute....
  • Gavin Newsom caught wiring half a billion dollars to communist China in massive face mask money laundering scheme

    07/10/2020 4:24:17 PM PDT · by WWG1WWA · 60 replies
    DC Dirty Laundry ^ | 7/9/20 | Ethan Huff
    The sordid details of California Governor Gavin Newsom’s unwholesome dealings with communist China continue to emerge, including the shocking revelation that Newsom is quietly funneling hundreds of millions of taxpayer dollars to the communist Chinese regime in exchange for political favors. Because California is certifiably bankrupt and on the verge of total economic collapse, Newsom appears to have forged a backroom deal with the Chicoms that involves him handing over taxpayer dollars in exchange for political bailouts. These include keeping California artificially afloat, as well as Newsom in office, at least until China can get troops on the ground as...
  • Baseball Rules Changes Will Harm The National Pastime’s Comeback

    07/11/2020 8:00:18 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 92 replies
    The Federalist ^ | July 11, 2020 | Christopher Jacobs
    Extending the designated hitter to the National League and controversial extra-inning rules threaten to complicate an already bizarre 60-game MLB season.At a moment when much of the nation remains in turmoil, so too is America’s National Pastime. After a long hiatus brought on by the coronavirus, baseball is finally returning, but with some significant changes.Major League Baseball is set to implement a shortened, 60-game season scheduled to begin the week of July 20. The move comes after months of negotiations between MLB owners and the players association, during which each side attempted to wrangle more financial concessions from the other...
  • Another Immigration Overreaction

    07/11/2020 5:32:39 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 5 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | July 11, 2020 | Preston Huennekens
    <p>Stop me if you have heard this before: A Trump-era federal agency made a decision that led to widespread misunderstanding online that snowballed into a wild overreaction on Twitter, cable news, and the like. I know, it is hard to keep track.</p>
  • Clarence Thomas’ wife denounces town’s Black Lives Matter sign, slams organization

    07/10/2020 10:33:03 AM PDT · by karpov · 17 replies
    New York Post ^ | Steven Nelson
    Virginia “Ginni” Thomas, the prominent conservative activist married to Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas, recently denounced a DC-area Black Lives Matter banner. Black Lives Matter is a “Trojan Horse” for “mob rule” and “cultural revolution,” Thomas wrote in a June 24 email to Clifton, Virginia, officials, the Washington Post reports. Thomas, who is white but whose husband is the only black Supreme Court justice, is influential in her own right in DC and in White House meetings and has pushed President Trump to pick more conservative aides. Thomas objected to a banner that reads “Welcome to Clifton where Black Lives...
  • Judicial Watch Sues DC Government for First Amendment Access to Paint Message on DC Street

    07/10/2020 9:43:48 AM PDT · by Family Guy · 14 replies
    Judicial Watch ^ | July 1, 2020 | Judicial Watch
    (Washington, DC) Judicial Watch announced today that it filed a civil rights lawsuit against DC Mayor Muriel Bowser and other officials for First Amendment violations over their refusal to allow Judicial Watch to paint the message “Because No One Is Above the Law!” on a DC street. (Judicial Watch. v. Muriel Bowser, et al. (No. 1:20-cv-01789)).
  • Vandals Tear Down 9/11 Memorial Flagpole in New York

    07/09/2020 8:31:08 PM PDT · by blueplum · 26 replies
    The National Review ^ | 09 Jul 2020 | Brittney Burnstein
    Police in New York are looking for the vandals who cut down a flagpole at a memorial honoring five firefighters who died in the September 11 terrorist attacks. The police chief of Washingtonville, a village north of New York City, told the Times-Herald Record that vandals used a tool to cut the flagpole about five feet from its base and then scrawled a message on the part left standing. Police discovered the damage early Wednesday and would not disclose the nature of the message.---
  • Vandals Hack Down 9/11 Memorial Flagpole In New York Village

    07/09/2020 8:23:00 PM PDT · by MNDude · 22 replies
    Vandals have cut down a flagpole at a memorial in a village outside of New York City that honored five local firefighters who died in the Sept. 11 terrorist attacks. The vandalism in Washingtonville was discovered early Wednesday, according to the Times-Herald Record. Police have launched an investigation.
  • 14 arrested during Cincinnati protests indicted on felony charges

    07/09/2020 6:53:36 PM PDT · by KarlInOhio · 33 replies
    CINCINNATI (WKRC) - Fourteen people arrested during the police violence protests in Cincinnati will face felony charges. They are accused of trying to assault police or damaging and looting stores. Hamilton County Prosecutor Joe Deters announced the indictments on Thursday. "I will defend a person's right to peaceably protest and I always will. But when individuals use that occasion to loot, attack our police and their equipment and damage private and personal property and public property, I'm done with them." The 14 face a variety of charges including assault, breaking and entering and gun charges. Deters said none of those...
  • Major League Baseball Saturates Social Media with Black Lives Matter Posts

    07/09/2020 1:44:18 PM PDT · by knighthawk · 92 replies
    Breitbart ^ | July 09 2020 | WARNER TODD HUSTON
    Major League Baseball’s social media accounts has gone full woke with dozens of Black Lives Matter posts from the league and players alike. Pro baseball escaped from much of the anthem kneeling controversies in 2016 and 2017 by steering clear of wokeness for the most part. But that seems to be coming to an end if the league’s Twitter account is any indication of where baseball is headed. MLB’s Twitter feed is filled with paeans to Black Lives Matter that have been given the MLB endorsement with official posts and re-tweets.
  • Democrats unveil M4BL bill to defund police, give reparations, abolish ICE, DEA, and more

    07/09/2020 3:20:12 PM PDT · by Morpheus2009 · 89 replies
    American Military News ^ | July 8, 2020 | Laura Widener
    House Democrats plan to introduce a new bill to defund police departments, establish reparations for Blacks and victims of police brutality, abolish federal law enforcement agencies, and more. Democrat Reps. Rashida Tlaib and Ayanna Pressley unveiled the BREATHE Act, which has not yet been introduced in the House, calling it “a new vision for public safety.” The bill was created by the Movement for Black Lives, a self-proclaimed abolitionist, anti-capitalist group, who also participated in its unveiling.
  • No COVID-19 Cases In B.C. Linked To Black Lives Matter Protests, Says Dr. Bonnie Henry

    07/09/2020 11:29:21 AM PDT · by Kriggerel · 18 replies
    Huffington Post ^ | July 09, 2020 | Melanie Woods
    There have been no new COVID-19 cases linked to recent large Black Lives Matter protests in British Columbia, says the province’s top doctor. In a news conference Monday, Dr. Bonnie Henry said there was no spike in cases following the demonstrations, contrary to many predictions.. “Currently we do not have any cases that have been associated with the protests,” Henry said.
  • POOR Guys? Willie Geist Says He and Sharpton Can't Afford to Shop on Ritzy 5th Avenue

    07/09/2020 10:10:41 AM PDT · by governsleastgovernsbest · 18 replies
    NewsBusters ^ | Mark Finkelstein
    Fifteen years ago, NBC morning superstar Katie Couric uncorked one of the lamest jokes in network history by suggesting when gas neared $3 a gallon "It’s ridiculous. I had to take out a loan to fill up my minivan." She had an eight-figure annual income. On Thursday, this shtick popped up again on Morning Joe when Willie Geist cracked to Al Sharpton about Mayor Bill de Blasio having "Black Lives Matter" painted on 5th Avenue right in front of Trump Tower: "Rev, guys like you and I can't necessarily shop on 5th Avenue. We just look into the windows and...
  • Has BLM apologized? (Vanity)

    07/09/2020 9:39:07 AM PDT · by Crucial · 13 replies
    7-9-20 | Myself
    Has BLM apologized for Secoreia Turner's death? George Floyd gets a gold coffin and wastes his life on drugs and crime. What does Secoreia get exactly? Is there wall to wall coverage? Of course not.
  • Op-Ed: If Black lives matter to colleges, they’ll divest from campus policing

    07/09/2020 8:52:08 AM PDT · by C19fan · 10 replies
    LA Times ^ | July 9, 2020 | Charles F.H. Davis III
    Under intense pressure from mostly Black community organizers, some local governments are responding to demands to defund the police and divest from law enforcement. The push to reduce police budgets and reliance on police intervention in noncriminal matters has been accompanied by calls to invest in more resources for people and communities. Not surprisingly, the same demands advanced by police abolitionists off-campus have also emerged from students, faculty and staff at colleges and universities around the country. In some cases, that has already happened. The University of Minnesota, for example, responded to the demand of the undergraduate student government by...
  • Black Lives Matter, Marx Does Not

    07/09/2020 8:09:21 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 11 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | July 9, 2020 | Adam Guilliette
    To paraphrase Winston Churchill, now is not the end of Black Lives Matter. This isn’t even the beginning of the end. It is, perhaps, the end of the beginning. Never before has a movement gained such sudden acclaim, attention, and affection from both the media and pop culture. In the span of just a few weeks, Black Lives Matter became a devout religion in our country. You couldn’t dare criticize or question it. To do so would result in you immediately being labeled a heretic. I mean, a racist. But eventually, the truth began to catch up with Black Lives...
  • It’s Happening: Americans Turn to Trump as Democrats Continue to Embrace Lawlessness, Defunding Police, Ongoing Street Violence

    07/08/2020 7:34:53 PM PDT · by Pining_4_TX · 67 replies
    The Gateway Pundit ^ | 07/08/20 | Jim Hoft
    New polling confirms Americans are not as crazy and clueless as their mainstream media. Despite all the media BS about peaceful protests, Americans are not so willing to go along with ripping down all the statues of heroes and saints, burning and looting the business districts and threats to abolish the police. According to a new poll by Democracy Institute the fallout from the Black Lives Matter protests and riots will win President Trump his reelection.
  • Why are NFL players silent on DeSean Jackson?

    07/08/2020 5:42:17 PM PDT · by Rummyfan · 57 replies
    The Spectator ^ | 8 July 2020 | Dominic Green
    The usual anti-racism crowd is punting.....In early June, Drew Brees of the New Orleans Saints refused to take a knee because he didn’t want to insult the flag. Black NFL players lined up to denounce him. ‘Ignorant,’ said his black teammate Emmanuel Sanders. ‘Drew’s words were extremely painful to hear,’ another black Saint, Malcolm Jenkins said, ‘and I hope he rectifies them with real action.’ ‘If you don’t speak about racism, then you’re a part of the problem,’ said A.J. Brown of the Tennessee Titans. A month later, in early July, DeSean Jackson of the Philadelphia Eagles posted on Instagram...
  • Cuomo & Lemon Mock Rising Crime In Democrat Cities

    07/08/2020 4:30:22 PM PDT · by Enlightened1 · 15 replies
    Twitter ^ | 07/07/20 | Curtis Houck
    ‘Oh my gosh! It’s so bad and they’re defunding police’ Ghoulish behavior from CNN's Don Lemon and Chris Cuomo laughing about and mocking the rising crime in major U.S. cities, defunding the police, taking down statues, and erasing the Founders from our history. https://twitter.com/CurtisHouck/status/1280685148611248128