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  • Riot Tactics Redux - A veteran officer explains how police should incorporate lessons from 2020 in responding to pro-Hamas campus unrest.

    05/14/2024 4:33:32 AM PDT · by MtnClimber · 14 replies
    City Journal ^ | 13 May, 2024 | Christopher F. Rufo
    The City of Seattle has long been a laboratory for the radical Left. Activists experiment with concepts, language, techniques, and policies that eventually appear in other cities. For this reason, Seattle law enforcement often gets early insight into the evolving tactics of left-wing street protesters. The city’s officers have had decades of experience dealing with Black Lives Matter, Antifa, and anarchist movements, which culminated in the George Floyd riots of 2020. To understand the latest chaos at American universities, I spoke with Christopher Young, who served as an officer and detective for the Seattle Police Department, including working undercover for...
  • America Is Headed For A Civil War… Maybe

    05/03/2024 3:57:52 AM PDT · by MtnClimber · 57 replies
    American Thinker ^ | 3 May, 2024 | Vince Coyner
    The 19th-century Prussian general Karl Von Clausewitz famously said: “War is not an independent phenomenon, but the continuation of politics by different means.” Or as we more often hear it, “War is but politics by different means.” Some predict that America is on the verge of a hot war. But while it’s true that our country is more divided than ever, it may not be as divided as the pro-Hamas, anti-American protesters hope. War is what generally happens when two (or more) sides get to a point where they can no longer peacefully coexist with the current circumstances. America seems...
  • Live UCLA Fox 11 — (Antifa trying to start riot. Tear gas, fights, no police)

    04/30/2024 11:13:04 PM PDT · by ifinnegan · 91 replies
    Fox LA News live stream ^ | 4/30/24 | Fox 11 Live
    Pretty weird. Obvious Antifa BLM types. Some holding Israeli flag. Not a lot but they’re trying to cause a riot.
  • Emergency-O-Rama

    04/27/2024 7:13:24 AM PDT · by MtnClimber · 28 replies
    Kunstler.com ^ | 26 Apr, 2024 | James Howard Kunstler
    “We’ll certainly never forget the dark days of June 6– January 6th, excuse me.” — President “Joe Biden”. The plum blossoms are ready to pop here. You can feel your blood rising. The evening sun lingers a little longer every day. Normally you’d celebrate, but not this year of roaring portents and evil juju. History doesn’t stop to catch its breath for a moment. The tiny glowing diode deep in “Joe Biden’s” brain dims a bit more each day (pause) while low men and women in high places trifle with the fate of the nation. Everyone dreads what’s coming. Which,...
  • Nolte: Desperate for More Election Year Riots, Media Launch the Dexter Reed Hoax

    04/11/2024 6:37:35 AM PDT · by ChicagoConservative27 · 17 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 04/11/2024 | John Notle
    Even lunatic Chicago Mayor Brandon Johnson admits Dexter Reed shot a police officer, but that didn’t stop the far-left race hoaxsters, conspiracy theorists, and riot hopefuls in the corporate media from publishing these inflammatory and misleading headlines: The Incredible Shrinking Washington Post: Police fire 96 shots in 41 seconds, killing [b]lack man during traffic stop USA Today: Seat belt violation ends with [b]lack man dead on Chicago street after cops fired nearly 100 bullets CBS News: Why did traffic stop, shootout with Chicago Police killed Dexter Reed escalate so rapidly? The Independent: Black man’s family demand answers after bodycam shows...
  • What Will Happen When They Give The Green Light To Millions Of Radicals To Cause Widespread Chaos All Over America?

    03/12/2024 9:05:27 PM PDT · by E. Pluribus Unum · 93 replies
    The Most Important News ^ | March 12, 2024 | The Most Important News
    Violence and crime are already completely out of control all over the United States. In fact, you definitely wouldn’t want to be caught in the streets when hordes of our lawless young people are running wild. If things are this bad already, what is going to happen if the election in November does not go the way that leaders on the left want and they give the green light to millions of radicals to cause widespread chaos all over America? I think that we got a small preview of what this could look like during the riots of 2020. Unfortunately,...
  • Minnesota Freedom Fund board chair arrested for fentanyl possession

    09/14/2023 11:39:26 AM PDT · by CFW · 9 replies
    Alpha News ^ | 9/13/23 | Anthony Gockowski
    The chair of the Minnesota Freedom Fund board was arrested late last month for fentanyl possession. The Bloomington Police Department confirmed with Alpha News that Valentina McKenzie was arrested Aug. 31 at 78th Street East and 12th Avenue East at 10:35 p.m. “She was booked and released from our jail pending out of custody charges,” said Deputy Chief Kimberly Clauson. Police submitted a request for charges Sept. 1 to the Hennepin County Attorney’s Office for felony fifth-degree possession of a controlled substance-fentanyl and misdemeanor charges of possessing an open package of marijuana in a motor vehicle, Clauson said. No charges...
  • Dave Gahary Says We’re Close to Civil War

    08/30/2023 12:50:16 PM PDT · by CharlesOConnell · 58 replies
    Truth Jihad ^ | August 29, 2023 | Kevin Barrett and Dave Gahary
    Dave Gahary of Money Tree Publishing is considered a dangerous extremist by the likes of the [REDACTGED]. But who are the real extremists? Dave agrees with folks like Alan Sabrosky that the nihilists of what passes for the left are far more extreme and dangerous than Trump’s deplorables and J6ers. He also agrees with “Doc” Sabrosky that the US is inching toward civil war.
  • State Department orders U.S. personnel to evacuate Haiti

    07/28/2023 12:42:30 PM PDT · by Red Badger · 127 replies
    Just The News ^ | Updated: July 28, 2023 - 3:15pm | By Ben Whedon
    The embassy further warned that the U.S. government could only offer "extremely limited" assistance and that remaining government personnel were prohibited from leaving the area around the embassy. The U.S. State Department ordered all government personnel to evacuate the Caribbean nation of Haiti amid a significant rise in gang violence and domestic turmoil. The embassy in Port-au-Prince announced a "Do Not Travel" order, citing heightened risk of kidnapping. Non-emergency government personnel were also ordered to leave the country. "Do not travel to Haiti due to kidnapping, crime, civil unrest, and poor health care infrastructure," the warning reads. "On July 27,...
  • More Notes On Immigration -- Riots In France

    07/25/2023 4:36:04 AM PDT · by MtnClimber · 5 replies
    Manhattan Contrarian ^ | 24 Jul, 2023 | Francis Menton
    In preparation for my immigration debate tomorrow, I have thought to study up on the recent riots that rocked the country of France from late June through the first two weeks of July. These riots present an object lesson in what can happen in the event of large-scale immigration of an insular group that assimilates slowly into the host population and is culturally very different. Although these riots have certainly been mentioned in the American press, they have mostly either been intentionally downplayed or kept out of the main headlines here by such things as the Supreme Court decisions of...
  • French riots show the future of Joe Biden’s America

    07/14/2023 5:26:07 AM PDT · by MtnClimber · 22 replies
    American Thinker ^ | 14 Jul, 2023 | William Davis
    As the U.S. deals with the consequences of mass immigration, important lessons can be learned from our oldest European ally. Over the past few weeks, France has been engulfed in riots after a 17-year-old boy was shot and killed by a police officer during a traffic stop. The rioting and looting have largely been centered in communities with many migrants from North African and Islamic nations. The rioting has caused more than one billion dollars in property damage, and has led to thousands of arrests. It has also led to a renewed debate in Europe about the costs of mass...
  • French Politician States the Obvious: All the Rioters Had Immigrant Backgrounds-Can you guess what the Left accused him of?

    07/12/2023 7:44:46 AM PDT · by SJackson · 26 replies
    Frontpagemagazine ^ | July 12, 2023 | Hugh Fitzgerald
    In an appearance at the French National Assembly, Minister of the Interior Gerard Darmanin insisted that “only 10%” of the rioters were “foreign,” while 90% were “French citizens.” That may be true, but those 90% were French citizens only on their identity cards. By their mental makeup, they were still the Muslim migrants whom their fathers and grandfathers had been. They still refused, as citizens, to integrate into French society, still tried to milk the French welfare state of every conceivable benefit – free housing, free medical care, free education, unemployment benefits, family allowances, and more – that it offered....
  • A French Algerian explains the riots there clearly and concisely

    07/10/2023 4:13:49 AM PDT · by MtnClimber · 17 replies
    American Thinker ^ | 9 Jul, 2023 | Thomas Lifson
    For the most part, the American media aren’t much interested in the riots consuming France. But since images of burning cars and buildings are too dramatic to ignore, and because it is the height of the tourist season in a European destination favored by American travelers, they have had to acknowledge them now and then. Mostly, the death of a youth at the hands of police is cited as the cause, and comparisons are drawn to the George Floyd riots that began in Minneapolis and spread throughout our country. More sophisticated American commentators mentioned the word “jihad,” acknowledging what the...
  • 16th-Century Church Burned To the Ground As Fresh Violence Erupts in France

    07/09/2023 3:54:54 PM PDT · by george76 · 44 replies
    Pamela Geller ^ | July 8, 2023 | Pamela Geller
    Despte Macron’s ban on social media posts and news about the jihad violence in France, reports continue to leak out of the country. Rumble is currently unavailable in France. ... A 16th century church in France is set ablaze and burns to the ground during the riots that have engulfed France, spurred on by groups of migrant men. ... A 16th-century church was attacked and set on fire in Drosnay in the North-Eastern region of France as fresh violence erupted in the country recently. A video showing the church engulfed in massive fire has surfaced online.
  • France Yellow Vests Week 243: The "Riots" Declared Over, The Politics Of The "Riots", Protests In Paris, Why Are Moderate Politicians Getting "Tough" On Migration And Violence?

    07/08/2023 6:58:44 PM PDT · by Nextrush · 2 replies
    Nextrush Free ^ | 7/8/2023 | Nextrush/Self
    In the aftermath of the police killing of Nahel M the focus was on the violence on France's streets with international attention paid to the situation. At least one more person killed by police taken down by a police projectile. President Emmanuel Macron at one point paid a late-night visit to a police station to visit officers... A National Rally Deputy in the National Assembly visited the prison where the police officer accused of killing Nahel M is being held... And the mayor of the southern French town of Beziers Robert Menard, who has political ties to the RN party,...
  • Here’s What You Need To Know About France’s ‘Summer Of Love’ Riots: It bears a striking resemblance to the BLM and Antifa violence that engulfed American cities following the death of George Floyd.

    07/06/2023 9:31:05 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 28 replies
    The Federalist ^ | 07/06/2023 | Shawn Fleetwood
    French authorities have estimated that rioters have burned or looted more than 1,100 public and private buildings over the past week in their violent response to a police shooting involving a 17-year-old French citizen of Algerian descent. On Wednesday, a French news outlet reported that, according to the country’s Ministry of the Interior, roughly 1,105 buildings including police stations, town halls, and schools have been assaulted since riots began on June 27. French Economy Minister Bruno Le Maire told a CNN affiliate that more than 1,000 businesses have been “vandalised, attacked or set on fire.” The damages are estimated to...
  • Alcazar Library burns in Marseille France

    07/05/2023 6:24:03 AM PDT · by Babsig · 38 replies
    Telegram Amir Tsarfati ^ | 7/05/2023 | Amir Tsarfati
    BREAKING In Marseille, migrants burned one of the largest libraries in France. The Alcazar Library's collection contained almost a million documents, 350,000 of which were in the public domain. In particular, medieval manuscripts and unique editions.
  • Paris Resembles War Zone as France Endures Sixth Night of Migrant-Driven Rioting

    07/04/2023 6:26:05 AM PDT · by Rummyfan · 60 replies
    Legal Insurrection ^ | 3 July 2023 | Vijeta Uniyal
    Paris and other French cities resemble war zones, with burnt homes and streets littered with charred cars, as the nation reels under the sixth night of violence triggered by last week’s police shooting that killed a 17-year-old boy of Algerian descent. “In just six nights, over 5000 vehicles were set on fire, whereas around 3300 persons were arrested, according to a report from the Ministry of Interior on Monday,” French newspaper Le Parisien reported. Rioters damaged more than 1,000 buildings, the daily added. According to the French newspaper Le Figaro, “police and gendarmes are paying a heavy price, with 700...
  • French Riots Spread To Belgium, Switzerland, Reports Of Rioters Targeting Christians, Conservatives

    07/03/2023 7:30:08 PM PDT · by marshmallow · 62 replies
    The Police Tribune ^ | 7/2/23 | Sandy Malone
    Paris, FRANCE – There have been at least 40 attacks on police stations, 270 officers have been wounded, and more than 3,000 rioters have been arrested as violence rocked numerous cities in France for the fifth night in a row following the officer-involved shooting of a Muslim teen. The riots began in Paris and its suburbs but have spread to other cities and towns across the country. The violent protests also spread to French-speaking areas in Switzerland and Belgium, according to The Telegraph. Rioters in Belgium have torched cars and used fireworks as weapons against law enforcement officers who are...
  • ‘You import garbage that Muslim countries wanted to put in prison’; Islamic cleric Tawhidi’s old interview goes viral

    07/03/2023 11:14:30 AM PDT · by Perseverando · 12 replies
    Organiser ^ | July 3, 2023 | Web Desk
    Amidst the ongoing riots in France, an old video of Islamic cleric Mohammad Tawhidi, warning against the import of migrants to the country, has gone viral on the social media. The ‘Imam of peace’ in an interview dated September 9, 2022, can be seen talking about how Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC) cannot operate in Muslim countries but freely operate in nations such as the UK, the US, Canada and Australia. Mohammad Tawhidi while speaking on combating extremism, Islamism and political Islam said that terrorism is being executed in two manners. First, it is done within the Muslim world and...