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  • Impeach Maxine Waters, Dems, For Inciting Riots, Not Donald Trump

    04/20/2021 4:16:25 AM PDT · by raptor22 · 17 replies
    The Constitutional Conservatives ^ | April 20, 2021 | Daniel John Sobieski
    Fresh from the impeachment of President Donald J. Trump for the alleged incitement of the Jan. 6 assault on the Capitol, veteran inciter of riots and criminal confrontation, Rep. Maxine Waters of the People’s Republic of California travels to Minnesota where, hypocritically under police escort, she urges rioters to keep on rioting. After all, maybe VP Kamala Harris can set up another fund to bail them out should they be briefly arrested. She is the leaders of the party of riots. As Townhall.com reports: As Katie (Pavlich) reported earlier today, Rep. Maxine Waters (D-CA), a sitting member of Congress, took...
  • Maxine Waters’ Lynch Mob Tactics Undermines the Judicial System

    04/18/2021 10:03:48 PM PDT · by Salohcin · 24 replies
    Liberty's Corner ^ | April 18, 2021 | Nicholas Forte
    In another example of the Democrats’ support of political violence, Representative Maxine Waters (D-California) incited a violent mob in Minnesota yesterday to not to accept anything other than a guilty verdict for Derek Chauvin, the Minneapolis police officer on trial for the death of Daunte Wright. Just one day after the week long protests descended into violence, Rep. Waters’ urged protesters at Brooklyn Center to “to get more confrontational.”‘ “I am not happy that we have talked about police reform for so long,” Waters said. “We’re looking for a guilty verdict,'” she added in regards to the Derek Chauvin trial....
  • Nextrush Unplugged Weekend: Portland's Latest, "Great Moments" In Federal Law Enforcement

    04/17/2021 7:33:05 PM PDT · by Nextrush · 1 replies
    Nextrush Free ^ | 4/17/2021 | Nextrush/Self
    Welcome to the weekend. Back in the 1970's there were radio stations like KIIS in Los Angeles and WMGK in Philadelphia playing softer sounds called "soft rock" or "adult contemporary". Here are some songs in that take us back to that kind of sound... Are You An 'Abolitionist'? The Latest Vandalism From Portland "Direct Action" in downtown Portland last night... The United Kingdom is a dying nation. Peter Hitchens has urged young people to leave the country because it has no future but Mr. Hitchens does draw on his own father and his military service in the Royal Navy to...
  • LIVE UPDATES: Protesters demand justice for Daunte Wright for 6th night in Brooklyn Center

    04/16/2021 4:50:15 PM PDT · by ButThreeLeftsDo · 29 replies
    KSTP.com ^ | 4/16/2021 | KSTP
    Protesters have gathered Friday outside the Brooklyn Center Police Department for a sixth night after the death of 20-year-old Daunte Wright. Former Brooklyn Center police officer Kimberly Potter fatally shot Wright during a traffic stop Sunday afternoon. Potter has since resigned from the department and has been charged with second-degree manslaughter. 6:00 p.m. A KSTP reporter at the scene estimates 200 people are already outside the Brooklyn Center Police Department. The protesters are up against the fence and chanting, but it has been a peaceful assembly so far. Brooklyn Center Mayor Mike Elliott announced this evening that he will change...
  • Obama on police shooting of Daunte Wright: My heart is heavy (wink, wink)

    04/15/2021 9:10:39 AM PDT · by Sean_Anthony · 15 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 04/15/21 | John Eidson
    America's foremost race-baiter latches onto latest opportunity to distract black voters from the unmitigated carnage Democrats have foisted on generations of urban Americans Barack Obama claimed on Twitter that his “heart is heavy” over the fatal Minneapolis police shooting of Daunte Wright, an unarmed 20-year-old black man who resisted arrest. I’m calling BS on that claim. America’s foremost race-baiter I believe Obama is thrilled every time an unarmed black person is killed by police. Why? Because each such killing is a fresh opportunity for him to advance the obscene narrative that America’s law enforcement community is replete with racist cops...
  • Police union leader slams Brooklyn Center mayor for 'letting political activists run the show' and suggests Daunte Wright should have 'just complied' before he was shot dead

    04/15/2021 2:07:38 AM PDT · by knighthawk · 5 replies
    UK Daily Mail ^ | April 15 2021 | LAUREN FRUEN FOR DAILYMAIL.COM and ASSOCIATED PRESS
    A police union leader has slammed Brooklyn Center's mayor for 'letting political activists run the show' after a white female cop shot dead a black man in the city. Brian Peters, the head of the Minnesota Police and Peace Officers Association, told WCCO-AM radio: 'If I were the mayor, I would not allow the political activists [to] run the show.' Peters claims Mike Elliott - mayor since January 2019 - is in 'way over his head'.
  • BLM Rioters in Brooklyn Center Chase and Attack CNN Crew, but CNN's Response Is Incredible

    04/14/2021 8:54:32 PM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 34 replies
    Red State ^ | 04/14/2021 | Nick Arama
    Things are heating up in Brooklyn Center, Minnesota again tonight, the third night after the police shooting of Daunte Wright.CNN is there with Miguel Marquez and his crew. The BLM ‘protesters’ just attacked one of the crew members. They threw a water bottle, hitting the older gentleman square in the head and you can see him go down, visibly a little stunned. They then laugh at him and mock him, with a couple trying to see if he’s okay. He gets up and seems to want to take them on, but is held back.Protesters throw a water bottle at a...
  • Large Truck Runs Over Daunte Wright Protester – The Video Reveals Driver’s Smile At The End

    04/14/2021 5:47:00 AM PDT · by USA Conservative · 39 replies
    Defiant America ^ | 04.14.2021 | Kellyanne Richardson
    BLM mobs rioted for the third consecutive night in honor of Daunte Wright. Police and protesters faced off again in Brooklyn Center after nightfall, with hundreds of protesters gathered in the city’s heavily guarded police headquarters, now ringed by concrete barriers and a tall metal fence, and where police in riot gear and National Guard soldiers stood watch. “Murderapolis” was scrawled with black spray paint on a concrete barrier. “Whose street? Our street!” the crowd chanted under a light snowfall. Driver’s security is also a concern during these riots. During these ongoing nationwide riots, carriers and drivers are advised to...
  • AOC calls law enforcement an 'indefensible system' in wake of Daunte Wright's killing after fellow Squad member Rashida Tlaib called for cops to be abolished

    04/14/2021 2:12:16 AM PDT · by knighthawk · 22 replies
    UK Daily Mail ^ | April 14 2021 | HARRIET ALEXANDER
    Reform of the police is no longer enough, Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez said on Tuesday, as she joined fellow 'squad' member Rashida Tlaib in calling for the police to be abolished. The New York congresswoman responded on Tuesday to the killing of another black man, Daunte Wright, 20, in a Minneapolis suburb on Sunday. He was killed by a white policewoman, Kimberly Potter, who shot him in the chest at a traffic stop in what Brooklyn Center police chief said was an accident, when she meant to reach for her Taser. 'Daunte Wright's killing was not a random, disconnected 'accident' - it...
  • Yes, police can pull you over for hanging an air freshener in your car

    04/13/2021 5:25:57 AM PDT · by deport · 49 replies
    CNN ^ | Tue April 13, 2021, 6:25 AM ET | Faith Karimi
    Moments before police fatally shot Daunte Wright during a traffic stop Sunday in a Minneapolis suburb, he called his mother and told her he'd been pulled over for hanging air fresheners from his rearview mirror. It's not clear how much of a role the air fresheners played in the traffic stop. Brooklyn Center Police Chief Tim Gannon told reporters Monday that Wright was originally pulled over for an expired tag and that when officers approached his car, they saw an item hanging from the rearview mirror. But Minnesota is one of at least several states with laws that prohibit hanging...
  • Riots following the recent police shooting in Minneapolis suburb make a fair trial for Chauvin impossible

    04/12/2021 7:43:14 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 39 replies
    American Thinker ^ | 04/12/2021 | Thomas Lifson
    The National Guard has been called out to control rioting in the wake of a police shooting in the northern Minneapolis lower-middle-class suburb of Brooklyn Center (whose Caucasian population is 44.5% according to Census Bureau estimates). Rioters behaved with a hair trigger response, with at least one shot fired into the police station, and looting reported locally and many miles distant, on Lake Street in Minneapolis, which received the brunt of the riot, looting, and arson damage following the drug overdose death of George Floyd while in police custody.KARE TV 11 reports:A curfew is in place for the city of...
  • BREAKING: Man Who Minneapolis Area Police Shot, Provoking Riot, Had Warrant For Arrest, Was Fleeing Police

    04/11/2021 7:20:34 PM PDT · by Navy Patriot · 137 replies
    National File ^ | April 11, 2021 | Tom Pappert
    A riot is underway in the Minneapolis metropolitan area, and has already seen rioters injured, police property damaged, and an attempt to hurl a cement block at an officer’s head. The riot started in response to police involved shooting of a man who had an outstanding warrant and was in the process of fleeing from police.As National File reported, a riot is underway in the Minneapolis area. At least four black males jumped on and damaged two abandoned police cars, and another black male attempted to throw a cement block at a police officer, only to be immediately subdued by...
  • Over $400K raised for family of Minnesota shooting victim Daunte Wright

    04/13/2021 1:33:47 PM PDT · by ChicagoConservative27 · 38 replies
    nypost ^ | 04/13/2021 | Jorge Fitz-Gibbon
    A GoFundMe page set up by the family of Minnesota police shooting victim Daunte Wright has raised more than $400,000 in one day. The Daunte Wright Sr. Memorial Fund, set up by Wright’s aunt, Kelly Bryant, seeks to raise funds to pay for the 20-year-old shooting victim’s funeral and burial expenses, and for “mental health and grief counseling” for his family.
  • Shooting victim Daunte Wright was ‘afraid police would do something like this’

    04/13/2021 7:54:44 AM PDT · by ChicagoConservative27 · 64 replies
    nypost ^ | 04/13/2021 | Yaron Steinbuch
    Daunte Wright, the 20-year-old black man fatally shot during a traffic stop in Minnesota, was “afraid police would do something like this to him,” according to a local educator who mentored Wright. Jonathan Mason, a youth development specialist who became close with Wright when he was a student at Edison High School in Minneapolis said he, Wright and other young black men often talked about how to handle interactions with cops.
  • Kim Potter identified as officer who shot Daunte Wright in Brooklyn Center

    04/13/2021 8:01:32 AM PDT · by Meatspace · 80 replies
    Fox 9 ^ | 4/13/21
    BROOKLYN CENTER, Minn. (FOX 9) - The police officer who shot and killed 20-year-old Daunte Wright in Brooklyn Center Sunday afternoon was identified as Kim Potter by the Minnesota BCA Monday night. In a release, the BCA said Potter has been with the Brooklyn Center Police Department for 26 years. She has been placed under standard administrative leave.
  • Daunte Wright Shooting Brings About Dangerous and Senile Tweets from Biden

    04/13/2021 10:03:18 AM PDT · by Red Badger · 18 replies
    https://thelibertyloft.com ^ | April 13, 2021 | by S. Bennett McKinley
    Charlotte, NC — Look no further if you were in search of more proof that Democrats see black Americans as political pawns to be used up and cast aside. The only difference now is it’s not an election year. If you’re looking for an example of this stupidity, look no further than Joe Biden’s idiotic call for ‘protests’ over yesterday’s shooting of Duante Wright. The shooting is being described as an accidental discharge. Also, race played no factor in this matter, but rather outstanding warrants and fleeing the scene of a traffic stop did. Sadly, there are insane people living...
  • Barack and Michelle Obama: We Must ‘Reimagine Policing’ After Shooting Death of Daunte Wright

    04/13/2021 10:09:24 AM PDT · by ChicagoConservative27 · 107 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 04/13/2021 | Charlie Spiering
    Former President Barack Obama and former First Lady Michelle Obama voiced Tuesday their support to “reimagine policing” in American communities in reaction to the latest police shooting of Daunte Wright in Minnesota. “Our hearts are heavy over yet another shooting of a Black man, Daunte Wright, at the hands of police,” the Obamas said in a statement, describing the shooting as proof of “just how badly we need to reimagine policing and public safety in this country.”
  • Brooklyn Center, MN Mayor says 'Thin Blue Line' flag outside police department is "inflammatory" & it has been removed

    04/13/2021 10:55:19 AM PDT · by janetjanet998 · 45 replies
    Brooklyn Center, MN Mayor says 'Thin Blue Line' flag outside police department is "inflammatory" & it has been removed
  • Officer in Fatal Minnesota Shooting Resigns

    04/13/2021 11:00:23 AM PDT · by Navy Patriot · 229 replies
    Newsmax ^ | April 13, 2021
    Brooklyn Center, Minnesota, Police Officer Kim Potter, who fatally shot Black motorist Daunte Wright during traffic stop, has resigned. The 26-year veteran made the move “in the best interest of the community.” Potter, 48, tendered her resignation Tuesday in a brief letter to Brooklyn Center Mayor Mike Elliott and Police Chief Tim Gannon.
  • Brooklyn Center city manager is FIRED by mayor after calling for 'due process' for cop who 'accidentally' killed Daunte Wright

    04/12/2021 11:31:43 PM PDT · by knighthawk · 66 replies
    UK Daily Mail ^ | April 13 2021 | JAMES GORDON
    The Brooklyn Center City Manager, Curt Boganey, has been fired after he publicly disagreed with Mayor Mike Elliott's assertion that the police officer who fatally shot a black man in the Minneapolis suburb should immediately be fired. As City Manager, Boganey controlled the police department. Speaking earlier to reporters, he said the officer who shot 20-year-old Daunte Wright would get 'due process' after the shooting.