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  • It was the Rioting Mob that Crucified Jesus

    11/24/2020 3:16:10 PM PST · by CondoleezzaProtege · 37 replies
    Advent Messenger ^ | 2020 | Andy Roman
    The Bible says that Pilate couldn’t care less about Jesus. Pilate actually interviewed Jesus and also sent him to King Herod for examination. The testimony of the Bible says that none of these men, rulers in Judea, were able to corroborate the false claims... “Ye have brought this man unto me, as one that perverteth the people: and, behold, I, having examined him before you, have found no fault in this man touching those things whereof ye accuse him: No, nor yet Herod: for I sent you to him; and, lo, nothing worthy of death is done unto him. I...
  • [Video] We Urgently Must Disempower the Supreme Court — Interview with Samuel Moyn [Radical Leftism]

    10/01/2020 4:36:30 PM PDT · by blueplum · 23 replies
    youtube ^ | 29 Sep 2020 | Weekends with Ana and Nandos
    Video interview of Yale Law Professor of Jurisprudence Samuel Moyn on how the left should think about the Supreme Court and how to disempower it. Moyn discusses Supreme Court packing and suggests using the threat of packing as a way to coerce SCOTUS rulings. He also posits ways to disempower and control a conservative Supreme Court, such as 'modest packing' and then mandating a SCOTUS supermajority for every ruling. Which Biden could be pushed, and would be expected, to enact under a Biden administration (as part of 'reimagining' government).
  • The War on America

    09/02/2020 2:39:18 PM PDT · by PoliticallyShort · 5 replies
    The American Mind ^ | 09/02/20 | Kevin Portteus
    In what has since become known as his first “major” speech, Abraham Lincoln famously warned the Young Men’s Lyceum of Springfield, Illinois in 1838 about the dangers of “mob rule.” As reprehensible as are the immediate consequences of mob rule, however, Lincoln’s larger strategy in the speech is to use our revulsion at the actions of the mob to draw our attention to the long-term dangers of what he calls “the mobocratic spirit.” These dangers move in two directions. In the first place, “the lawless in spirit, are encouraged to become lawless in practice; and having been used to no...
  • Kyle Rittenhouse's Attorney Explains What Took Place When the 17-Year-Old Fired His Weapon in Kenosha

    08/30/2020 4:12:01 PM PDT · by Kaslin · 135 replies ^ | August 30, 2020 | Beth Bauman
    Last week, 17-year-old Kyle Rittenhouse allegedly shot three men – two of which have died – during a riot in Kenosha. The teen is being charged as an adult and faces two counts of first-degree homicide, one count of attempted homicide, recklessly endangering the safety of two other victims and possessing a weapon while under the age of 18. According to Pierce Bainbridge, the law firm representing Rittenhouse, his attorney was justified in using deadly force because Wisconsin Gov. Tony Evers (D) and Kenosha Mayor John Antaramian failed to protect the residents in the city. Although Rittenhouse lives 30 minutes...
  • Renowned priest calls on pro-life Americans to ‘make it their first priority…to re-elect President Trump’

    07/27/2020 11:19:43 AM PDT · by ebb tide · 16 replies
    LifeSite News ^ | July 27, 2020 | LifeSite News Staff
    Renowned priest calls on pro-life Americans to ‘make it their first priority…to re-elect President Trump’ MP>TITUSVILLE, Florida, July 27, 2020 (LifeSiteNews) – On Sunday, July 26, which marked the 100-day point until the completion of Elections 2020, Fr. Frank Pavone, National Director of Priests for Life, called on pro-life Americans to “make it their first priority, as it will be mine, to re-elect President Trump.” “With 100 days left until Election Day, November 3, 2020, I call upon all of my fellow patriots who embrace pro-life and conservative principles to put aside, as much as possible, all other activities and...
  • Fr. Rutler: Stalin, Mao, and The Young Enemies of Statues

    07/05/2020 6:53:47 PM PDT · by ebb tide · 9 replies
    The Stumbling Block ^ | July 4, 2020 | Father George W. Rutler
    Fr. Rutler: Stalin, Mao, and The Young Enemies of Statues Stalin, killer of at least 20 million people, said “A single death is a tragedy; a million deaths is a statistic.” In mid-nineteenth-century China, the civil war known as the Taiping Rebellion cost upwards of 30 million lives.The feast of Saint Augustine Zhao Rong and his 119 companions, on July 9, is a reminder that the persecution of Christian missionaries and native Chinese, begun in the mid-17th century, continues into our time. Augustine had been a soldier assigned as a prison guard for the French missionary bishop, Louis Gabriel Dufresse,...
  • Mob Rule Imperils Western Civilization. Now’s the Time for Courage and Leadership.

    06/29/2020 4:54:09 PM PDT · by Tolerance Sucks Rocks · 17 replies
    The Daily Signal ^ | June 26, 2020 | Jarrett Stepman
    The war on history has spread across our country and has even spilled over to other parts of the Western world. Now, on a daily basis, we see scenes of lawless mobs attacking and tearing down statues, and defacing monuments of every type—often as authorities stand idly by. But this violence has hardly been reserved just for statues. After toppling a statue of an abolitionist who gave his life to the cause as a member of the Union Army, a mob in Madison, Wisconsin, mercilessly beat a Wisconsin Democrat state senator who supported the protests. Mob rule is indeed coming...
  • CHOP/CHAZ is officially OVER-Statement from CHOP Organizers

    06/24/2020 4:32:29 PM PDT · by hoagy62 · 130 replies
    6/24/20 | CHOP Organizers
    The following is the statement from the "CHOP Solidarity Committee". Read it and laugh. They are giving up.
  • Tim explodes, slams the people who refuse to stand up to the mob

    06/23/2020 10:52:25 AM PDT · by Jess Kitting · 35 replies ^ | June 23, 2020 | Tim Pool
    This guy is very insightful. He talks about the ascendance of BLM in recent polls, the hypocrisy of the Left, the cowardice of Republicans, and aloofness of the elites. Key takeaway: Elihu Yale, founder of Yale University, was a major slave trader! Why are they not going after him and the elitist universities? Who is really behind this movement? See video at link.
  • Protesters against police brutality hold public tribunal for Craig and Duggan

    06/21/2020 4:10:47 AM PDT · by EBH · 5 replies
    Fox 2 News ^ | 6/20/2020 | By Hilary Golston
    Video at link, no written excerpt available. A public trial put on by organization Detroit Will Breath. There were no judges and no defense.
  • Newt Gingrich: Speaker Pelosi, mobs and more -- let's refocus America on liberty and justice for all

    06/20/2020 8:09:18 AM PDT · by jazusamo · 4 replies
    Fox News ^ | June 20, 2020 | Newt Gingrich
    As I was talking Thursday with John Heubusch, the brilliant and dedicated executive director of the Ronald Reagan Presidential Foundation and Institute, it was really driven home to me what a dangerous period we are living through. ~snip~ It is the ignorance of the mob which allows its members to smear American heroes and destroy the memory of key personalities in the rise of freedom. In Boston, the ignorant and the hateful damaged the statue dedicated to Col. Robert Gould Shaw and the men of the 54th Massachusetts. As anyone familiar with American history – or who has at least...
  • Vanity: BLM Looters in Santa Monica Carjacking Whites

    06/17/2020 7:12:11 PM PDT · by TigerClaws · 72 replies
    USA : Santa Monica Black Lives Matter taking whites from their cars, beating them then stealing the cars They’re doing this because they’ve been given a green light by every single government & official in the west. You wondered when it’d be open season on whitey?
  • The Demands of the Day: Lessons from a Seattle Mob

    06/12/2020 4:54:25 PM PDT · by jfd1776 · 36 replies
    Illinois Review ^ | June 12, 2020 A.D. | John F Di Leo
    In Seattle this week, a group of assorted Democrat activists (some Antifa, some BLM, some veterans of earlier radical groups like Occupy, and of course some garden-variety looters and thugs) took over an eight block section of Seattle and declared it the Capital Hill Autonomous Zone, imagining themselves a new and independent country. The establishment of CHAZ has naturally inspired an endless number of jokes, from comparisons of the area to Sonny and Cher’s daughter of the same name, to humor at their first action: shameless begging for vegan food and comfortable pants for today’s fashionable radical. But this is...
  • Mao’s Cultural Revolution has landed in America

    06/07/2020 8:28:03 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 30 replies
    American Thinker ^ | 06/07/2020 | Andrea Widburg
    In revolutions, the second generation, the one that’s been weaned on the revolution, is always truer and purer in its beliefs than the first generation. Like all true believers, these children of the revolution will brutally purge heretics, which is why revolutions always eat their own. The most famous recent example is Mao’s Cultural Revolution, which saw students violently destroy anyone who deviated from Maoist doctrine. We’re witnessing that now across corporate America, especially in the media, as college grads destroy the woke leftists who hired them. China’s Cultural Revolution began in 1966. When it ended a decade later,...
  • This is way beyond protesting, beyond rioting, even beyond random acts of anarchy. This is moving into the realm of organized rebellion, led by Trump-hating, America-hating leftist revolutionaries.

    05/29/2020 8:36:29 PM PDT · by Jim Robinson · 367 replies
    And the democrat run cities and states where it's happening are actively allowing and even encouraging it to happen. They want change (fundamental transformation of America, ie, throw out our system and replace it with socialism) and they want it now! They've been trying for four years to take down Trump and have failed. So now they're going to burn it all down if they have to. Scorched earth. Even an attempted direct assault on the White House tonight. If this continues unabated, the president may have to call out the troops to put down rebellions.
  • Today’s Political Mob Has Consequences, Veteran Jurist Warns

    02/26/2020 5:27:20 PM PST · by Tolerance Sucks Rocks · 39 replies
    The Daily Signal ^ | February 25, 2020 | Fred Lucas
    Retired federal judge Janice Rogers Brown warned Tuesday about the perils of the mob that views politics as all important and ignores objective truth. President Donald Trump has had to contend with a fired-up “resistance” of political opposition that will not recognize his presidency as legitimate, Brown suggested. “Prior to the 2016 election, America had a cherished tradition of peacefully transferring power. No riots in the streets. No military coups. George Washington himself set the standard,” Brown said. “However, we now know elections have consequences only when the correct candidate is elected.” Brown, who served on the U.S. Court of...
  • Sen. Collins will vote to acquit Trump on both impeachment articles

    02/04/2020 2:22:39 PM PST · by Steven Scharf · 103 replies
    Portland Press Herald ^ | 2/4/2020 | Rachel Ohm
    U.S. Sen. Susan Collins, seen as a possible swing vote in President Trump’s impeachment trial, announced on the Senate floor Tuesday that she will not vote to remove the president. “This decision is not about whether you like or dislike this president or agree with or oppose his policies or approve or disapprove of his conduct in other circumstances,” Collins said. “Rather, it is about whether the charges meet the very high constitutional standard of treason, bribery or other high crimes or misdemeanors.”
  • Impeachment is too important to leave to Congress — it’s going to take mass mobilization

    10/18/2019 8:01:02 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 46 replies
    Vox ^ | October 18, 2019 | Matthew Yglesias
    Watergate is the ur-text for how Americans imagine the defeat of a sitting president, but it shouldn’t be how to think about the impeachment of Donald Trump. Watergate was a formative political experience for many of the older Democrats who run the House of Representatives these days. And the semi-fictionalized version of the scandal portrayed on film in All the President’s Men is an emotional and intellectual touchstone for many journalists. To this day, it’s conventional to denote the existence of a political scandal by appending “-gate” to a noun, as if “Watergate” had to with water rather than originating...
  • Assembly Passes National Popular Vote Bill(NEVADA)

    04/18/2019 7:10:47 AM PDT · by rktman · 55 replies ^ | 4/71/2019 | Paul Nelson
    Nevada could joins 14 other states and Washington, D.C. to award its electoral votes to the winner of the national popular vote during a presidential election. The Assembly passed AB186 in a narrow vote of 23-17. "I think it's going to increase voter participation," Assem. Tyrone Thompson, D-North Las Vegas said. "This is where we would know that people really will fell like that vote counts even more. It's just that more reason to go to the polls and to make sure that your voice is your vote." Nevada has six electoral votes, which go to the candidate who gets...
  • In Defense of the Electoral College

    04/02/2019 4:06:38 AM PDT · by Tolerance Sucks Rocks · 19 replies
    Bearing Drift ^ | April 1, 2019 | Steven Brodie Tucker
    There is no shortage of issues upon which Republicans and Democrats can respectfully disagree. We’re silly people sometimes though, and respect seems to come at quite a cost. There are a handful of issues, however, on which Democrats are so profoundly and dangerously wrong that I find myself incapable of empathy. Beto O’Rourke, Senator Kamala Harris, Senator Cory Booker, Senator Elizabeth Warren, Mayor Pete Buttigieg, and more have come out for eliminating the Electoral College. This is an unequivocal deal-breaker for me. It seems one of the only Democrats with any sense is the anti-establishment progressive, Congresswoman Tulsi Gabbard, who...