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  • PROPOSED MISSION STATEMENT, AMERICAN SPRING 2014 (MARCH ON WASHINGTON)

    01/20/2014 8:45:44 AM PST · by Lazamataz · 170 replies
    Jan 20, 2014 | By Laz A. Mataz and usconservative
    “Freedom is never more than one generation away from extinction. We didn’t pass it on to our children in the bloodstream. It must be fought for, protected, and handed on for them to do the same, or one day we will spend our sunset years telling our children and our children's children what it was once like in the United States where men were free.” – Ronald Reagan, 1961 As we, the American people, see our rights diminishing and our Constitution violated daily, we have become alarmed. We will fight to preserve our freedoms, as Ronald Reagan warned us to...
  • MLK Event Excluded Conservative Key Organizer Of '63 March

    08/30/2013 10:34:06 PM PDT · by paltz · 11 replies
    Breitbart News ^ | 8/30/13 | Kerry Picket
    A conservative group which helped organize the famous March on Washington says it was left out of the seminal civil rights event's 50th anniversary celebration held Wednesday. The Congress of Racial Equality (CORE) was one of the six big organizing groups who coordinated the 1963 March on Washington 50 years ago. However, CORE says none of the event organizers at this year's remembrance of Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Have a Dream" speech invited anyone from the black conservative organization, particularly CORE's chairman and '63 March on Washington alum Roy Innis (pictured), to speak.
  • Black Pro-Life Senator Not Invited to Speak at March on Washington

    08/29/2013 4:55:19 AM PDT · by Morgana · 14 replies
    Life News ^ | Steven Ertelt
    Senator Tim Scott is not on only the only black Republican member of Congress, he’s the only black member of the U.S. Senate of either party. However, organizers of the March on Washington to commemorate the 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr’s. famous “I Have a Dream” speech declined to invite the unabashedly pro-life lawmakers to participate. From Red Alert politics: Noticeably absent from the speaker line-up at the Let Freedom Ring event commemorating the 50th anniversary of the March on Washington today: the nation’s only black Senator, Tim Scott. Scott, a Republican Representative appointed by S.C. Governor Nikki...
  • March on Washington paved way for gay rights too (o rly?)

    08/28/2013 10:39:19 AM PDT · by Olog-hai · 10 replies
    Cable News Network ^ | 10:07 AM EDT, Wed August 28, 2013 | Malcolm Lazin
    When Dr. King began “I Have a Dream,” I was struck as if by lightning. It was akin to hearing Moses speak to the heavens. His speech was a defining moment for those assembled and for Americans watching television in living rooms across the nation. The March led to a Civil Rights Act of 1964 and a Voting Rights Act of 1965. In the late 1980s, I came out as a gay man and became increasingly involved in LGBT civil rights. I met Barbara Gittings and Frank Kameny, the mother and father of the LGBT civil rights movement. … Gay...
  • Sharpton Leans Forward to Blur MSNBC

    08/28/2013 3:46:27 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 17 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | August 28, 2013 | Brent Bozell
    MSNBC obliterated the notion of separating cable-news hosts and their political activism when the network brass gave Rev. Al Sharpton a nightly show two years ago. It was just another day at the office when Sharpton held a rabble-rousing rally for Trayvon Martin in the afternoon and then covered it on his show hours later. But Saturday's rally on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial celebrating the 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King's March on Washington was the most dramatic conflict of interest yet. Sharpton organized the rally (with Martin Luther King III), and MSNBC aired huge chunks of it...
  • MILLER: Is this Martin Luther King’s legacy? National Mall covered in garbage

    08/25/2013 12:44:33 PM PDT · by jazusamo · 77 replies
    Ther Washington Times ^ | August 25, 2013 | Emily Miller
    <p>The day after thousands rallied to commemorate the 50th anniversary of Martin Luther King Jr.’s March on Washington, the National Mall looks like a trash dump.</p> <p>The grass from the Lincoln Memorial to the World War II Memorial is covered Sunday with empty soda cans, water bottles, boxed lunches, newspapers, a broken chair and rally signs. The Reflecting Pool also was filled with trash.</p>
  • The Non-Violent March To Threaten Violence (MSM uses peacecreep Kokesh to tar conservatives)

    05/06/2013 9:01:40 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 26 replies
    Washington Monthly's Political Animal ^ | May 6. 2013 | Ed Kilgore
    As readers have probably noticed, I’m on something of a campaign the last few days to train a spotlight on the revolutionary rhetoric and gun-brandishing of many Second Amendment activists and “constitutional conservatives,” which has leeched over into standard conservative and GOP messaging to an alarming degree. Like anyone shining a spotlight into previously dark shadows, I’m not always familiar with what I’m seeing. That’s definitely the case with Adam Kokesh, an Iraq War vet and omni-libertarian who is planning a non-violent march of armed citizens on Washington for Independence Day to show, best I can tell, that resistance to...
  • The picture that paints 1.5 million words

    09/14/2009 12:40:23 PM PDT · by Sopater · 50 replies · 5,260+ views
    Regular Folks United ^ | September 12, 2009 | Lori Roman
    The picture that the state controlled media do not want you to see.
  • Islam on Capitol Hill: "no we don’t want to democratize Islam, we want to Islamize democracy"

    10/06/2009 8:16:51 AM PDT · by opentalk · 9 replies · 518+ views
    Atlas Shrugs ^ | October 05, 2009 | Pamela Geller
    I alerted Atlas readers that Islamists organizing and leading the "Islam on the Capital" mass prayer on September 25th had disturbing backgrounds and had made outrageous statements. I blogged on three of the leading players calling thousands of Muslims in prayer: Sheik Muhammad Jebril and Sheik Ahmed Dewidar, two Egyptians (home base to the Muslim Brotherhood); and prayer organizer Hassen Abdellah is a lawyer for terrorists.
  • Mass March on Washington, But to What End

    09/21/2009 9:15:10 PM PDT · by Nodems2000 · 20 replies · 1,119+ views
    Pravda | Sept 20, 2009 | Stanislav Mishin
    Mass March on Washington, But to What End? Front page / Opinion / Columnists 15.09.2009 Source: Pravda.Ru Increase font size Decrease font size print version Pages: 1 The day after Americans commemorated the suicide bombings of their cities by the 911 terrorists, conservatives and various right forces staged a giant protest march on DC, some estimating turn out at well over a million people. BREAKING NEWS USA plans to encircle Russia with missiles and radars Space Shuttle Discovery atop Shuttle Carrier Aircraft More... While, for a nation, where conservatives have only recently figured out that they are allowed to protest,...
  • "The Spirit of Resistance to Government is So Valuable...."

    09/20/2009 9:57:49 AM PDT · by Chadron · 8 replies · 990+ views
    You Tube ^ | 09-19-2009 | PitchforkPatriot
    "......on certain occasions that I wish it to be always kept alive." Th. Jefferson
  • New March On Washington Video (includes some Freepers)

    09/20/2009 6:32:42 AM PDT · by Wpin · 29 replies · 2,755+ views
    You Tube ^ | September 18, 2009 | Wpin
    Here is newly posted video of March On Washington. This video includes a couple of Freepers! Myself, Wpin and Pete Kessler are the longer haired (twins) who are speaking in this video. Sorry it is up so late, our video editor was on his honeymoon. We should be posting several more videos next week, including some from the National Freeper Convention held that weekend in DC. It was an amazing series of events you will all enjoy.
  • This Black Guy... Well, He Must Be A Racist...

    09/17/2009 2:24:56 PM PDT · by DecoyJames · 6 replies · 807+ views
    Make sure you rate this 5 Stars!!! Anti-Abortion Protester at rally.
  • I was banned from Democratic Underground Yesterday...

    09/17/2009 10:10:25 AM PDT · by DecoyJames · 54 replies · 2,759+ views
    I attended the Rally in Washington this past weekend, and I assure you I am not a racist. When I came back and told some family members about my trip… Well, this is how the conversation went. “Are you a teabagger?,you must be a teabagger?” In which I respond “You must be watching some Rachel Maddow”, “Nope, are you a teabagger? That’s what you are called, right?”
  • Tale of Two Protests

    09/13/2009 10:30:00 PM PDT · by rlmorel · 96 replies · 2,978+ views
    9/13/2009 | rlmorel
    I titled this thread "Tale of Two Protests" because what I saw in Washington DC on September 12, 2009 illustrated a vast difference in liberal versus conservative protest content, values, and execution. To me, one of the most amazing aspects of this protest by conservatives was the character in a manner in which individuals expressed themselves. It was nearly impossible to find two signs that were exactly the same. There were many signs that expressed the same themes, same concepts, same bits of art, and sometimes even the same phrases. But with the exception of 20 or 30 signs that...
  • Baldwin/McCullough & A Tea Party (9.12 Video)

    09/13/2009 9:09:50 PM PDT · by jodiluvshoes · 8 replies · 999+ views
    Parcbench.com ^ | 09.13.2009 | Baldwin/McCullough
    It was surreal to step onto the stage and to feel the unity, energy, and absolute commitment to this nation on the National Mall yesterday in Washington DC. It was even more surreal to know that all who were there had come from every different corner of life imaginable in the United States. Nonetheless, we were honored to join Parcbench, the National Tea Parties, and every patriot who stood up on 9.12 for the future of America:
  • Speaker at 9/12 March: "I thought you'd want to hear a black man speak without a teleprompter"

    09/12/2009 3:14:26 PM PDT · by Federalist Patriot · 7 replies · 1,098+ views
    Freedom's Lighthouse ^ | September 12, 2009 | BrianinMO
    Here is video of talk show host Mason Weaver speaking at the "Taxpayers March on Washington" today. Weaver told the crowd, "I thought you would want to hear a black man speak to you without a teleprompter." Weaver blasted Obama by asking the crowd, "How's that Hope and Change working out for you?" He said Obama wants to "Change" us from "Freedom" to what? Hope? He said, "If you have Freedom you have all you need." Great speaker! . . . . (VIDEO)
  • NRO at the 912 March (National Review Online)

    09/12/2009 2:44:10 PM PDT · by SE Mom · 41 replies · 2,688+ views
    National Review Online ^ | 12 September 2009 | Mark Hemingway
    NRO at the 912 March [Mark Hemingway] As journalist who wears his cynicism like badge of honor, to say that today's tea party protest wildly exceeded my expectations would be an understatement. I've yet to see a reliable estimate of the crowd size and the cops seemed bound and determined to keep any photographers away from any high vantage points, but I'd be shocked if it wasn't well into six figures. I've heard crowd-size estimates ranging from 350,000 to 1.5 million — the latter seems wildly optimistic, but the former figure would still be incredibly impressive.. ... So many people...
  • Video Shows Massive Crowd Gathered for 9/12 "March on Washington" - Video 9/12/09

    09/12/2009 1:50:32 PM PDT · by Federalist Patriot · 9 replies · 1,563+ views
    Freedom's Lighthouse ^ | September 12, 2009 | BrianinMO
    Here is an awesome video showing the progressive gathering of the massive crowd at the 9/12 "Taxpayers March on Washington" today. You can see the U.S. Capitol in the distance, where the massive crowd marched to from Freedom Plaza. The video shows the crowd gradually growing and marching down the street to the Capitol. It is clearly a crowd in the hundreds of thousands if not millions. So far, estimates have ranged from "tens of thousands" to "1.5 - 2 million." . . . (VIDEO)
  • CNN Report Says "Huge Crowd" Gathering for March on Washington - Video 9/12/09

    09/12/2009 11:54:25 AM PDT · by Federalist Patriot · 9 replies · 2,424+ views
    Freedom's Lighthouse ^ | September 12, 2009 | BrianinMO
    Here is CNN video about the "March on Washington" underway today, as the culmination of the "9/12 Project" and the "Tea Party Express." The report actually says a "huge crowd" is gathering, and the reporter talks to several of the people gathered there today. . . . (VIDEO)