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  • Trump is right, violent extremists on both sides are a threat

    08/17/2017 1:53:34 PM PDT · by USA-FRANCE · 35 replies
    <p>It is a canard that by calling out left-wing violence the president was implicitly endorsing violence from the right, especially since he explicitly condemned neo-Nazism. Trump was fully within a time-honored intellectual tradition when he denounced “both sides” that were rioting in Charlottesville. After World War II, scholars and policymakers recognized that totalitarianism was not the exclusive product of either branch of the accepted democratic right/left political spectrum.</p>
  • Who Was Really at Fault in Charlottesville?

    08/17/2017 2:06:16 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 116 replies
    American Greatness ^ | August 16, 2017 | Conrad Black
    Almost everything about the Charlottesville riot was disgraceful except the conduct of the president. The move to take down the statue of General Robert E. Lee was nonsense. Lee has few rivals as the greatest general in American history (Grant, Sherman, MacArthur, and Eisenhower perhaps). He opposed the secession of Virginia from the Union but, as was common in the South then (and has not entirely died out in any region of the United States today),believed he owed his first loyalty to his state over the United States. He was less dedicated to the virtues of slavery than was Charlottesville’s...
  • Kay Granger follows Trump’s lead, condemns violence by both sides

    08/17/2017 2:38:06 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 10 replies
    The Ft. Worth Star-Telegram ^ | August 16, 2017 | Andrea Drusch
    Fort Worth Rep. Kay Granger on Wednesday lined up with President Donald Trump, condeming violence coming from “both sides” and raising concerns about a rush to remove Confederate monuments. Speaking with North Texas conservative radio host Mark Davis on Wednesday morning, Granger was asked whether in the wake of clashes between white nationalists and counter-protesters last weekend in Charlottesville, violence perpetrated by left-of-center activists was being ignored. “[W]e need to recognize it and talk about it because it’s on both sides,” said Granger, who said people on both the left and right are guilty of escalating their political activism to...
  • Something stinks about Charlottesville

    08/17/2017 8:51:56 AM PDT · by MtnClimber · 59 replies
    American Thinker ^ | 17 Aug, 2017 | Russ Vaughn
    Evidence is turning up from, of all places, the Southern Poverty Law Center, as well as Breitbart and others, that this character, Jason Kessler, who organized the suspicious and supposed Alt-Right demonstration in Charlottesville, Va. that blew up in everyone's face, is a cunning lefty holdover from the Occupy Wall Street movement and a former Barack Obama supporter. I smell Soros money, sabotage, and Democrat dirty tricks here. I've been suspicious of the nature of the violence at this supposed Alt-Right demonstration since the news first began breaking. It is no secret that radical elements in the Democrat left have...
  • NBC and the BBC: There were violent left-wing protesters in Charlottesville

    08/17/2017 7:42:23 AM PDT · by RightGeek · 42 replies ^ | 8/16/2017 | John Sexton
    Both NBC News and the BBC have put out videos offering fact-checks on some of President TrumpÂ’s claims about what took place in Charlottesville. Both agree there were violent anti-fascist protesters who came to the protest looking for a fight. First, hereÂ’s NBCÂ’s report. "Since the weekend, witnesses have told us that in fact, both sides were antagonizing for a fight,"; NBC's Tom Costello says. Later, the report shows a clip of Trump's Tuesday press conference in which he said, "What about the alt-left? What about the fact that they came charging ... with clubs in their hands, swinging...
  • Rosie O’Donnell: Only Nazis support Donald Trump

    08/17/2017 5:14:27 AM PDT · by simpson96 · 50 replies
    Fox News ^ | 8/16/2017 | Sasha Savistsky
    If you “stand” with President Trump then you’re a Nazi, according to Rosie O’Donnell. The comedian took her frustrations to Twitter saying anyone who “stands” or “works” with “Adolf Trump” is a Nazi. “if u stand next 2 and work with adolf trump – yes u f–king are a nazi,” O’Donnell tweeted Tuesday. The 55-year-old shared several messages on her Twitter account in response to Trump’s press conference during which he criticized the media’s coverage of Saturday’s deadly attack at a political protest in Charlottesville, Virginia. O’Donnell tweeted, “republicans – this is on you – every single one of you...
  • Freedom for the Speech We Hate

    08/17/2017 6:18:28 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 9 replies ^ | August 17, 2017 | Judge Andrew Napolitano
    Last weekend, serious violence broke out in Charlottesville, Virginia, when a group of white supremacist demonstrators was confronted by a group of folks who were there to condemn the message the demonstrators had come to advance. The message was critical of the government for removing a statue of Gen. Robert E. Lee from a public place. For some, Lee is associated with the military defense of slavery. For others, he is associated with the military defense of the right of states to leave the union -- a union they voluntarily joined. For the organizers of the Charlottesville rally, the removal...
  • Outing Left Wing Fascists-Nazis

    08/16/2017 6:46:56 AM PDT · by Sean_Anthony · 4 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 08/16/17 | Jim O'Neill
    How do we resist the tsunami of lies and leftist propaganda thrown at us 24/7 by the various "news" venues, Hollywood, celebrities, academia, the courts, and corrupt politicians? I like most of my fellow Republicans and conservatives was a victim of the progressive paradigm, embedded in all our institutions of culture, from academia to Hollywood to the media. ...the story that we had accepted, like suckers, was the idea that fascism and Nazism are inherently “right wing.”—Dinesh D’Souza “The Big Lie: Exposing the Nazi Roots of the American Left” For some years now I have been shouting from the rooftops...
  • Violence on Both Sides

    08/17/2017 4:20:50 AM PDT · by davikkm · 17 replies
    IWB ^ | Robert Carbery
    The unfortunate and violent events that occurred in Charlottesville last weekend were a tragedy. We cannot accept the loss of life over political violence. The mainstream media has distorted the truth as they always do. And President Trump has fought back against this one-sided narrative spewing out through the airwaves to the dullards believing the propaganda. The alt-left is real and is much more violent and against free speech than those on the alt-right. Believe me. Yes, there were Nazis there. Yes, there were white supremacists there. But they do not make up anywhere close to a majority of the...
  • Understanding Charlottesville: Antifa and agitprop (Jack Cashill

    08/17/2017 4:35:22 AM PDT · by RoosterRedux · 17 replies
    WND ^ | Jack Cashill
    o understand the events in Charlottesville, it helps to know how the left operates. During the 2016 campaign, veteran Democratic operative Scott Foval unwittingly shared the left’s playbook with anyone who cared to see. Foval explained his strategy to an undercover journalist with James O’Keefe’s Project Veritas. He boasted specifically about the art of provoking violence at Trump rallies, all of which was recorded on camera. “There’s a script of engagement,” said Foval. “Sometimes the crazies bite, and sometimes the crazies don’t bite.” He continued, “They’re starting conversations in the line. Right? They’re not starting confrontations in the rally. Because...
  • Who was responsible for the violence in Charlottesville? Here's what witnesses say (both sides)

    08/16/2017 11:45:10 AM PDT · by Cubs Fan · 128 replies
    Lots of accounts from left right and all in between. Show the violence was, just as trump says, on both sides.
  • White nationalist groups plan rally in Lexington to oppose moving statues

    08/16/2017 9:10:53 AM PDT · by DFG · 99 replies
    MIami Herald ^ | 08/16/2017 | BILL ESTEP AND BETH MUSGRAVE
    White nationalists are planning a rally in Lexington to oppose the planned removal of two Confederate statues from the lawn of the former Fayette County Courthouse, and they’re considering a lawsuit aimed at blocking the move, a leader in the movement said Tuesday. Matthew Heimbach, chairman of the Traditionalist Worker Party, said his group and others allied under the umbrella of the Nationalist Front are discussing plans for the rally. Heimbach said people in the Lexington area asked his group get involved. The group has members in Kentucky and plans to try to recruit more, he said.
  • Black Charlottesville man says he was beaten by white supremacists in parking garage

    08/16/2017 9:42:23 AM PDT · by Timpanagos1 · 171 replies
    The Washington Times ^ | 8/14/17 | Jessica Chasmar
    A black Virginia man is speaking out after he says he was viciously attacked and beaten by white supremacists inside a Charlottesville parking garage during violent protests Saturday. Deandre Harris, 20, said he traveled to Emancipation Park to protest a white nationalist rally when a fight broke out. He said he was chased by a group of white men and beaten with metal poles as he lay helpless on the ground. Video posted by journalist Chuck Modiano, shared by Mr. Harris, showed a group of white men throwing objects at a black man on the ground and hitting him with...
  • Rubio to Trump: Your comments give white supremacists "a win"

    08/15/2017 7:13:56 PM PDT · by lodi90 · 152 replies
    Axios ^ | 8/15/2017 | Shane Shavitsky
    Sen. Marco Rubio issued a statement via Twitter on Tuesday denouncing President Trump's repeated statements that "many sides" were responsible for this weekend's violence in Charlottesville during his press conference this afternoon, telling Trump that spreading the blame for the events would allow white supremacists to count it "as a win."
  • Analysis- Trump puts a fine point on it: He sides with the alt-right in Charlottesville

    08/15/2017 6:41:44 PM PDT · by tcrlaf · 57 replies
    Washington Post ^ | 8-15-17 | Philip Bump
    It was inevitable that President Trump’s brief news conference on Tuesday concerning national infrastructure would, instead, be redirected to a discussion of the violent protest in Charlottesville this past weekend and his delayed criticism of the racist and pro-Nazi groups that were central to it. It did not seem inevitable, though, that Trump’s responses to questions about those protests would cement as correct the general interpretation of his first comments on the matter: He’s sympathetic to the goals of the men who marched Saturday night carrying Confederate and Nazi flags — and even to the “peaceful” torchlight protest on Friday...
  • Mitt Romney continues to be a moron

    08/15/2017 6:13:10 PM PDT · by usafa92 · 113 replies
    Mitt Romney Facebook ^ | 8/15/2017 | Mit Romney
    Romney's latest FB post... "No, not the same. One side is racist, bigoted, Nazi. The other opposes racism and bigotry. Morally different universes."
  • Yes, you can reject Antifa Commies and Alt Right Nazis at the same time

    08/15/2017 3:55:19 PM PDT · by 11th_VA · 45 replies
    The Libertarian Republic ^ | Aug 15, 2017 | AUSTIN PETERSEN
    The tragic events in Charlottesville, VA last week provided a flash point for the nation to have a discussion that we’ve been putting off for too long. The past few years of extremist politics have turned fringe ideas into mainstream ones, with Antifa communists and Alt Right Nazis getting plenty of the attention they crave, but don’t deserve. But why is this happening? Antifa activists have been gathering steam for some time now, with a major incident that brought them into the public eye being the riots at Berkeley over the appearance of Milo Yiannopoulos, himself a figure who was...
  • White nationalists are planning 9 rallies nationwide this weekend alone

    08/15/2017 11:54:51 AM PDT · by BlackAdderess · 137 replies
    CNN ^ | August 15, 2017 | Charles Levin
    (CNN)Major cities across the country are bracing for a wave of white nationalist rallies in the coming days. The largest scheduled rally is the "March on Google," which will take place in nine major US cities Saturday. The aim is to protest the firing of Google employee James Damore over a controversial memo he wrote about the company's diversity policies. Damore has said he doesn't support the "alt-right," and will "likely not" participate. The "March on Google" rallies are scheduled to take place at these Google locations around the country: Atlanta Austin Boston Los Angeles Mountain Park, California New York...
  • Is Charlottesville What's Really Going On in the USA?

    08/13/2017 9:32:06 AM PDT · by rktman · 64 replies ^ | 8/13/2017 | Roger Simon
    Being a Jewish fella, I don't hold much brief for white supremacists and neo-Nazis. But until this Saturday, I hadn't seen a lot of them around lately. And I've been going about the country quite a bit for the last couple of years, hitting roughly half the states, including some like Mississippi where the Klan was once riding high. I'm happy to report that on my visit to the black-owned Two Sister's Kitchen in the capital of that state, Jackson, blacks and whites were both equally, and contentedly in my eyes, braving the criticism of their cardiologists for what is...
  • One Easy Way Democrats Can Stop Neo-Nazis

    08/14/2017 12:26:26 PM PDT · by Zionist Conspirator · 33 replies
    Front Page Magazine ^ | 8/14/'17 | Daniel Greenfield
    Charlottesville is what happens when the Left empowers extremists.In Dallas, a black nationalist activist shot and killed 5 police officers at a Black Lives Matter anti-police rally. Instead of condemning BLM, Barack Obama defended a racist hate group whose role model is Assata Shakur, a wanted black nationalist cop killer, at the funerals of the murdered officers. The left killed civil rights and replaced it with black nationalism. The racial supremacism of black nationalism that killed those officers is everywhere. Ta-Nehisi Coates and Ibram X. Kendi are lionized as brilliant thinkers instead of hateful racists, Amazon has ordered a black...