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  • Biden’s Sister Souljah Moment That Wasn’t

    07/03/2020 6:19:51 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 12 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | July 3, 2020 | Ken Blackwell
    Sorry, Joe. It’s too little, too late. At one of his strikingly rare press availabilities in Delaware, presumptive Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden did his best to stage his own “Sister Souljah Moment.”For those too young to remember, a hip-hop artist and political activist going by the moniker “Sister Souljah” handed a young Bill Clinton a political lifeline in 1992. As racially-charged riots raged in Los Angeles, incumbent President George H.W. Bush promptly deployed the National Guard and rode a wave of good press for getting the violence and looting under control. By contrast, Bill Clinton looked weak and perhaps...
  • Breakdown. The unwinding of law and order in our cities has happened with stunning speed.

    07/02/2020 6:48:46 AM PDT · by karpov · 31 replies
    City Journal ^ | July 1, 2020 | Heather Mac Donald
    It took several months for the first iteration of the Ferguson Effect to become obvious. Michael Brown was fatally shot by a Ferguson, Missouri, police officer in August 2014, triggering local riots and a national narrative about lethally racist police. Officers backed off proactive policing in minority neighborhoods, having been told that such discretionary enforcement was racially oppressive. By early 2015, the resulting spike in shootings and homicides had become patent and would lead to an additional 2,000 black homicide victims in 2015 and 2016, compared with 2014 numbers. Today’s violent-crime increase—call it Ferguson Effect 2.0 or the Minneapolis Effect—has...
  • Virginia Beach First Responders 'pushed and kicked' Responding to Deadly Crash

    07/02/2020 6:57:25 AM PDT · by Don@VB · 13 replies
    WAVY News ^ | 7/1/2020 | WAVY News
    Virginia Beach first responders ‘pushed and kicked’ while responding to a deadly motorcycle crash | WAVY.com https://www.wavy.com/news/local-news/virginia-beach/virginia-beach-first-responders-pushed-and-kicked-while-responding-to-a-deadly-motorcycle-crash/
  • Independent Journalist Tours The Cities Destroyed By Black Lives Matter Rioters

    07/01/2020 9:39:50 PM PDT · by MNDude · 39 replies
    These could very well have been the most widespread simultaneous riots EVER in US history ... but the media coverage has simply not conveyed the scale of what occurred." ependent journalist Michael Tracey has been traveling the country over the past few weeks to try and capture the wholesale destruction caused by the Black Lives Matter riots which he suspects the media is refusing to cover because they don't want to be perceived as "discrediting the movement." "[Chicago Police] officer mentioned to me being shocked at how little media coverage the riots in these neighborhoods received -- an opinion locals...
  • Harvard grad Claira Janover says she’s lost Deloitte job over TikTok ‘stab threat’

    07/01/2020 5:14:29 PM PDT · by conservative98 · 151 replies
    NY Post ^ | July 1, 2020 | 7:28pm | Lee Brown and Aaron Feis
    The Harvard graduate who said in a TikTok video that she would “stab” anyone who told her “All Lives Matter” revealed in a new pair of recordings that she has lost her job over the perceived threats and ensuing furor. “Standing up for Black Lives Matter put me in a place online to be seen by millions of people,” a teary Claira Janover said in a new video posted Wednesday afternoon. “The job that I’d worked really hard to get and meant a lot to me has called me and fired me because of everything.”
  • Gunman shot driver, then hid weapon and continued to protest, Provo police say

    06/30/2020 5:52:55 PM PDT · by BackRoads775 · 19 replies
    https://www.deseret.com ^ | Jun 30, 2020, 1:03pm | By Pat Reavy
    PROVO — Provo police have confirmed that one person was shot during a protest Monday night near the police department. The victim, a 60-year-old Provo resident, remained hospitalized Tuesday but was “stable,” according to police. The man was not part of the protest or counterprotest that had been going on, but was just driving in the area, said Provo Police Sgt. Nisha King.
  • Zoomed In And Slowed Down Video Shows The Antifa Terrorist Who Shot A Driver In Utah As He Tries To Flee The Rioters

    06/30/2020 4:08:19 PM PDT · by USA Conservative · 46 replies
    Right Journalism ^ | 06.30.2020 | Natalie Dagenhardt
    Provo police are searching for a man who shot the driver of an SUV that sped through a crowd of protesters Monday night. The man, drove himself to Utah Valley Hospital, according to police. A group protesting police brutality had gathered at the intersection of University Avenue and Center Street on Monday evening. The victim, a 60-year-old Provo resident, remained hospitalized Tuesday but was “stable,” according to police. The man was not part of the protest or counter-protest that had been going on, but was just driving in the area, said Provo Police Sgt. Nisha King. The victim was driving...
  • Why Rioters Will Eventually Turn Their Rage On Christianity If Not Stopped

    06/30/2020 6:48:41 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 20 replies
    The Federalist ^ | June 30, 2020 | Nathan Stone
    The outrage over statues and the 'white' depictions of Christ is meant to detract us from the real endgame: the 'canceling of Christianity itself. Towards the end of his reign, Tuthmosis III of Egypt ordered the destruction of all the public monuments to his aunt, Hatshepsut, the former leader of Egypt. It wasn’t the first instance of iconoclasm that the world had seen, but it has become one of the most memorable.Iconoclasm — the deliberate destruction of images — has existed almost as long as man has walked the earth. When it took place, there were usually deep and profound...
  • Video: Oklahoma Judge Charges Protesters with Terrorism, Rioting and Assault – “This is Not Seattle”

    06/28/2020 10:20:16 AM PDT · by USA Conservative · 39 replies
    Red State Nation ^ | 06.28.2020 | Sarah Hall
    The news that District Attorney David Prater is pursuing politically based charges of terrorism, incitement to riot, and assault dropped late Friday night. Word quickly spread of the excessive charges Oklahoma County District Attorney David Prater told the rioters, “This is not Seattle. We’re not putting up with this lawlessness here.” The Oklahoman reported: Protesters blamed for the violence that broke out in Oklahoma City the last weekend in May were charged Friday with terrorism, rioting and assault. If convicted of the felony offenses, they could be sentenced to years in prison. Oklahoma County District Attorney David Prater made the...
  • Oklahoma prosecutor charges allegedly violent protesters with terrorism: 'This is not Seattle'

    06/28/2020 4:36:09 PM PDT · by gattaca · 27 replies
    The Blaze ^ | June 28, 2020 | Chris Enloe
    'We're not putting up with this lawlessness here' Oklahoma City prosecutors are charging three violent protesters, who allegedly participated in demonstrations triggered by the killing of George Floyd, with terrorism. Oklahoma County District Attorney David Prater announced Friday that he has charged 21-year-old Isael Antonio Ortiz, 26-year-old Eric Christopher Ruffin, and 18-year-old Malachai Davis with terrorism, the Oklahoman reported. During protests on May 30, Ortiz allegedly burned an Oklahoma County Sheriff's office van and attempted to burn a nearby bail bonds office. Ruffin allegedly encouraged the "wanton destruction" of the van, while Davis is accused of damaging the bail bonds...
  • Black lives Matter attacking random motorists

    06/28/2020 3:05:55 PM PDT · by conservative98 · 53 replies
    Twitter ^ | 6/28/20
    Black lives Matter attacking random motorists.pic.twitter.com/3kGU1aph0Z— Scotty McGuire (@McguireScotty) June 28, 2020
  • Greg Gutfeld Goes Off On Liberal Juan Williams For Blaming Inner City Violence On Trump

    06/28/2020 7:02:26 AM PDT · by Enlightened1 · 73 replies
    Fox News via Youtube ^ | 06/26/20 | The Five
    All great points and Juan is a moron as usual.   https://youtu.be/iyubHMx4qDg  
  • Shooting at Louisville Black Lives Matter Protest Captured on Video, Multiple People Shot

    06/27/2020 9:09:18 PM PDT · by TheDon · 22 replies
    Gateway Pundit ^ | June 27, 2020 | Cassandra Fairbanks
    The Louisville Courier Journal has a very odd article in that there is no comment on the status of the shooter(s).
  • “Eat The Rich!”: BLM Invades Beverly Hills – Then The Cops Showed Up

    06/27/2020 7:11:44 PM PDT · by blam · 70 replies
    USSA News ^ | 6-27-2020
    Black Lives Matter protesters marched through the streets of California’s upscale Beverly Hills Friday night chanting “Eat the rich!” and “Abolish capitalism now!” – only to be confronted by the police, as reported by the Daily Wire. Black Lives Matter mob shouts “eat the rich” as they march down a residential area in Beverly Hills. They’re coming for your homes.pic.twitter.com/gs5Hszjb7m — Ian Miles Cheong (@stillgray) June 27, 2020 USSANews.com According to the Beverly Hills PD, several arrests were made. The unlawful assembly in the area of Rexford Dr & Carmelita Ave has ended with arrests being made. Protesters have now...
  • Washington Post: It Doesn’t Matter That The Most Violent Cities In America Are Run By Democrats

    06/27/2020 6:07:35 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 30 replies
    Hotair ^ | 06/27/2020 | John Sexton
    I missed this when it was published Thursday. The Washington Post’s Philip Bump did a fact-check of sorts on a claim made by President Trump: “You hear about certain places like Chicago and you hear about what’s going on in Detroit and other — other cities, all Democrat run,” he said. “Every one of them is Democrat run. Twenty out of 20. The 20 worst, the 20 most dangerous are Democrat run.” It’s not clear how Trump is defining “most dangerous” in this context. So let’s look at two related sets of data compiled by the FBI: most violent...
  • VIDEO: BLM Vandal Assaults Elderly Man, Runs To Police And Demands Protection When Chased

    06/27/2020 12:57:43 PM PDT · by NoLibZone · 17 replies
    nationalfile.com ^ | 6-27-20 | Gabriel Keane
    "Oh, now you want the cops!" taunts directed at vandal who sought refuge behind police Video footage shows a monument vandal associated with the Black Lives Matter movement running and seeking refuge behind police officers moments after shoving a senior citizens to the ground. Black Lives Matter has achieved notoriety for its association with various anti-police sentiments and slogans, such as “Defund/Abolish The Police,” “Kill All Cops,” and “Pigs In A Blanket, Fry Em Like Bacon,” as well as its supporters’ penchant for participating in violence, rioting, and the desecration of monuments. An interesting scene unfolded earlier this week at...
  • Woman Assaulted at BLM Protest For Holding “Police Lives Matter” Sign

    06/27/2020 10:37:08 AM PDT · by E. Pluribus Unum · 33 replies
    Summit News ^ | 27 June, 2020 | Paul Joseph Watson
    <p>A woman was repeatedly assaulted at a BLM protest in Austin, Texas for the sin of holding a sign that said “Police Lives Matter”.</p> <p>“I’ve felt the need to stand up for the police lives, so I went and demonstrated with a “Police Lives Matter” sign and as per usual, the violent left found their way over,” tweeted Savanah Hernandez.</p>
  • How Tightly Does the Democratic Party Control the Rioters?

    06/26/2020 10:36:48 AM PDT · by Heartlander · 37 replies
    The Stream ^ | June 26, 2020 | John Zmirak
    How Tightly Does the Democratic Party Control the Rioters? In my last column I wondered who was in the saddle in riot-torn blue cities. Was it Antifa and Black Lives Matter, or the Democratic Party? Does the Democratic National Committee have the power to call the looters in to start urban chaos and shake business leaders down for donations? To make President Trump look weak, for tolerating this disorder? Or better yet, tempt him to overreact with a blood-soaked crackdown?Even more importantly, can the Democrats call off the wolves when things go too far? For instance, when terrified citizens in...
  • Jack Posobiec violently attacked by antifa at Lincoln Park

    06/26/2020 8:07:38 PM PDT · by blueplum · 139 replies
    twitter ^ | 26 Jun 2020 | Benny Johnson
    This video shows Jack (in blue) getting liquid thrown on him, pushed, punched, robbed, mobbed, life threatened by Antifa in Lincoln Park. Police saved Jack - who is pressing charges
  • Executive Order on Protecting American Monuments, Memorials, and Statues and Combating Recent Criminal Violence

    06/26/2020 6:36:43 PM PDT · by ransomnote · 12 replies
    whitehouse.gov ^ | June 26, 2020 | President Donald J Trump
    By the authority vested in me as President by the Constitution and the laws of the United States of America, it is hereby ordered as follows:Section 1.  Purpose.  The first duty of government is to ensure domestic tranquility and defend the life, property, and rights of its citizens.  Over the last 5 weeks, there has been a sustained assault on the life and property of civilians, law enforcement officers, government property, and revered American monuments such as the Lincoln Memorial.  Many of the rioters, arsonists, and left-wing extremists who have carried out and supported these acts have explicitly identified themselves...