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  • Schmidt: Right-Wing ‘Quickly Metastasizing into Violent Extremism’ Like ISIS

    10/01/2021 6:12:42 AM PDT · by ChicagoConservative27 · 62 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 10/01/2021 | Pam Key
    Lincoln Project founder Steve Schmidt said Thursday on MSNBC’s “Deadline” that right-wing extremism “is very quickly metastasizing into violent extremism.” Referencing a male suspect throwing a Molotov cocktail into the headquarters of the Travis County Democratic Party in Texas on Wednesday, Schmidt said he was “radicalized like a young man drawn to the lies of ISIS.”
  • Summary of Terrorism Threat to the U.S. Homeland [Terrorists are those who believe 2020 election was fraudulent and resist COVID lockdowns]

    08/16/2021 8:27:42 AM PDT · by Jan_Sobieski · 10 replies
    Department of Homeland Security ^ | 08/13/2021 | Advisory
    The Secretary of Homeland Security has issued a new National Terrorism Advisory System (NTAS) Bulletin regarding the current heightened threat environment across the United States. The Homeland continues to face a diverse and challenging threat environment leading up to and following the 20th Anniversary of the September 11, 2001 attacks as well religious holidays we assess could serve as a catalyst for acts of targeted violence. These threats include those posed by domestic terrorists, individuals and groups engaged in grievance-based violence, and those inspired or motivated by foreign terrorists and other malign foreign influences. These actors are increasingly exploiting online...
  • Minn. state Rep. John Thompson faces calls to resign

    07/20/2021 4:33:47 AM PDT · by Eleutheria5 · 29 replies
    WaPo ^ | 19/7/21 | Julian Mark
    ... over allegations of domestic violence, indecent exposure Minnesota state Rep. John Thompson (D) launched his political career after a police officer shot and killed his friend Philando Castile during a July 2016 traffic stop. Thompson pledged to reform policing in the state and was elected this past November. Now, less than a year later, state Republican and Democratic officials, including Gov. Tim Walz (D), are calling for Thompson’s ouster after his own recent traffic stop led to new revelations about his past. Since the stop, police reports have surfaced showing that, years ago, Thompson was accused of choking and...
  • Protests over transgender rights at LA spa turn violent

    07/17/2021 4:50:02 PM PDT · by Libloather · 51 replies
    AP via MSN ^ | 7/17/21
    LOS ANGELES (AP) - Police declared an unlawful assembly and fired non-lethal projectiles to disperse an unruly crowd on Saturday after a dueling protest over transgender rights at a Los Angeles spa turned violent. The protests stemmed from a video that circulated online earlier this month, in which an irate customer complained to the staff at Wi Spa that a transgender woman was in the women's section of the spa. The video sparked controversy after the spa defended its policy of allowing transgender customers in its facilities, the Los Angeles Times reported. Police declared an unlawful assembly in front of...
  • Indiana man faces federal charges, plus 26 other felonies, for violent Portland protests

    06/04/2021 3:52:32 AM PDT · by Libloather · 16 replies
    WTHR ^ | 6/02/21 | staff
    PORTLAND, Ore. - An Indiana man, charged with 26 felonies, is now facing federal charges for allegedly throwing an explosive toward police and smashing windows during protests in Portland, Oregon. Malik Muhammad, 24, of Indianapolis, first made headlines last year when he de-escalated a tense standoff by hugging a police lieutenant in Indianapolis. On Tuesday, Muhammad appeared in U.S. District Court in Portland, where he was charged with civil disorder and obstructing law enforcement, possession of an unregistered firearm and using explosives to commit a federal felony. The three federal charges Muhammad now faces are in addition to the 26...
  • Portland mayor asks residents to help "unmask" people behind violent protests

    04/25/2021 4:06:37 PM PDT · by Libloather · 42 replies
    Axios via Yahoo ^ | 4/25/21 | Orion Rummler
    Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler on Friday asked residents to help "unmask" the people behind violence at protests in recent weeks, which grew in fervor after police fatally shot a white man at Lents Park. What he's saying: “They want to burn, they want to bash, they want to intimidate, they want to assault,” Wheeler said in a Friday video statement, referring to violent protestors. "Our community needs to resume their lives. People need to go back to work. Employers need to be able to reopen." "I support our police using all legal strategies, including kettling, when the appropriate circumstances and...
  • Maxine Waters slams ‘blatant distortion’ of critics framing her as violent

    04/24/2021 2:59:20 AM PDT · by Libloather · 22 replies
    The Grio via Yahoo ^ | 4/23/21 | Biba Adams
    Waters has her say about Republican tactics in Congress in a Los Angeles Times op-ed piece she wrote, titled “I’m Not New to This.” Congresswoman Maxine Waters has penned an editorial in which she maintains that critics are targeting her in a “blatant distortion of the truth.” Waters attended a peaceful rally Saturday in Brooklyn Center, Minnesota to show her support in the fight against police brutality. When asked what protesters should do if there wasn’t a conviction, she responded: “We got to stay on the street. And we’ve got to get more active, we’ve got to get more confrontational.”...
  • Study: America Hit By Roughly 550 Violent Demonstrations In Three Months

    09/05/2020 7:38:02 PM PDT · by bitt · 21 replies
    Daily Caller ^ | 9/5/2020 | jake dima
    Data gathered in a Thursday study suggested that the U.S. experienced nearly 550 violent demonstrations since May 26, the day after the death of George Floyd. The vast majority of U.S. states have experienced riots in the past three months with Wyoming, Idaho, Montana, Mississippi, West Virginia, Hawaii and Alaska being the only ones unscathed by violence, according to data gathered by The Armed Conflict Location and Event Data Project (ACLED). There were a total of 7,750 Black Lives Matter-linked demonstrations in the U.S. in 2,440 locations across all 50 states, according to ACLED’s data. Ninety-three percent of these demonstrations...
  • Maine Dem Campaign Staffers Helped Bail Out Violent Criminals

    09/04/2020 6:35:17 AM PDT · by george76 · 7 replies
    Washington Free Beacon ^ | SEPTEMBER 3, 2020 | Joe Schoffstall
    Sara Gideon staffers donated to the Minnesota Freedom Fund, which bails out rioters... At least seven staffers for Maine Democratic Senate candidate Sara Gideon donated to a bail fund that releases looters and other violent criminals from jail. Gideon's staffers posted on social media about their donations to the Minnesota Freedom Fund, a group that pays criminal bail for protesters and looters regardless of whether they were violent or which crimes they committed. The donations came after individuals involved with anti-police demonstrations began looting and burning businesses in Minneapolis. ... Local reports have indicated the fund has bailed out individuals...
  • Park Police Releases New Footage of Violent Lafayette Park Protests

    06/25/2020 8:10:40 AM PDT · by MarvinStinson · 20 replies
    freebeacon ^ | JUNE 24, 2020 | Brent Scher
    Video shows protesters hurling bricks, striking officers outside White House The Department of the Interior released new footage Wednesday of U.S. Park Police clashes with violent protesters outside the White House late last month, showing protesters repeatedly striking officers and hurling bricks and other projectiles at them. "The video shows agitators throwing bricks, glass, bottles, and other assaults against law enforcement officers," an agency spokesman said. "More than 60 U.S. Park Police officers have been injured since these protests started, some hospitalized requiring surgeries." The video, according to the agency, was taken during protests before June 1, when authorities cleared...
  • Fight over shrimp on Pittsburgh’s North Side lands 2 women in jail

    01/23/2020 12:21:41 PM PST · by Buckeye McFrog · 32 replies
    TribLIVE ^ | 1/23/2020 | Tom Davidson
    A shrimp sale at a North Side home turned violent last week and two woman were hurt and charged with aggravated assault after the fracas, according to criminal complaints. Nandine Bell, 46, of Pittsburgh, told police she was buying a bag of shrimp from Pamela Freshley, 55, of Swissvale at about 12:34 p.m. Jan. 15, at a home on Cedar Avenue in the city’s East Allegheny neighborhood. The women started arguing. Freshley took the bag of shrimp back and walked away, according to criminal complaints. Bell tried to get the shrimp back and Freshley pulled out a pair of scissors,...
  • Up to seven dead in West Papua as protest turns violent

    08/29/2019 1:06:36 AM PDT · by the_daug · 7 replies
    The Guardian ^ | Wed 28 Aug 2019 22.49 EDT First published on Wed 28 Aug | Ben Doherty and agencies @bendohertycorro Wed 28 Aug 2019 22.49 EDT First published on Wed 28 Aug
    Up to six protesters and one soldier have been killed in clashes across the restive West Papua and Papua provinces, although protesters and police dispute how many have died. A source at one protest in the Deiyai Regency told The Guardian on Thursday that police had fired lived rounds into a crowd of demonstrators outside the regency offices on Wednesday. Six people were killed and two seriously injured, the source, who requested anonymity fearing reprisals, said. “Shots were fired at the protesters, but people continued to sit in protest.” Al Jazeera also reported that six protesters had been killed.
  • CTE Study for Elite US Players

    06/28/2019 11:11:32 AM PDT · by FlipWilson · 8 replies
    ESPN ^ | 6/28/19 | Alyssa Roegnick
    Ten former elite players, including United States national team icons Michelle Akers and Brandi Chastain, have signed on to take part in a first-of-its kind study on the long-term effects of head impacts in high-level women's soccer.
  • Violent MS-13 Crossing Border, Spreading Throughout U.S.

    03/06/2019 6:18:57 PM PST · by Libloather · 39 replies
    The Patriot Post ^ | 3/06/19 | Louis DeBroux
    Sex trafficking, child prostitution, murder, rape, armed robbery, drug trafficking, human trafficking, extortion, money laundering, prostitution, racketeering, assault, kidnapping, and arms trafficking. This is just a sampling of the criminal, often violent activities engaged in by Mara Salvatrucha, otherwise known as MS-13; a vicious, brutal El Salvadoran street gang now firmly rooted in the U.S. MS-13 was formed in Los Angeles in the late 1970s by El Salvadorans fleeing their own country’s civil war. Today, there are an estimated 30,000-50,000 MS-13 gang members, having spread from LA into nearly every state in the U.S., and throughout Central and South America....
  • Garret Talks To Jonathan Sparks, Tucson Man Attacked For Wearing MAGA Hat

    03/03/2019 2:46:51 PM PST · by \/\/ayne · 14 replies
    KNST Radio ^ | Feb. 22, 2019 | Garret Lewis
    Audio: Jonathan talked about how he was attacked for wearing a MAGA hat while walking on 4th a 42-year-old man that was a legislative aide to Raúl Grijalva.
  • OBAMA: "If they bring a knife, we bring a gun." - Search for video

    11/02/2018 5:21:22 PM PDT · by Bon mots · 35 replies
    MSM | November 2, 2018 | Bon Mots
    I am trying to find video of Obama saying that. It is widely acknowledged that he did say it on June 13, 2008 in Philadelphia, but YouTube, Google and all of the MSM have carefully scrubbed the net of this video. Soon, they will deny he ever said it. Just like that video of Al Gore saying that the North Polar Ice Cap would be completely gone by 2013.It's GONE - never to be seen again. I found an archive of Obummer speeches, but it's also been removed from there:
  • A Brief History Of Leftist Political Violence This Year

    10/31/2018 1:36:38 AM PDT · by vannrox · 16 replies
    Sultan Knish blog ^ | 31OCT18 | Daniel Greenfield
    On September 9, Rudy Peters, the Republican running for Congress in the 15th District in California, was attacked by a knife-wielding man shouting, "F___ Trump". The attacker, Farzad Fazeli, an Iranian Clinton supporter, had previously posted, “Don Trump won’t clean his own house, so he’s too dirty to know right from wrong. Impeach/incarcerate him before more children die. P.S. complacency is worse than being the shooter.” The next month, Shane Mekeland, a Republican running for the Minnesota House of Representatives, suffered a concussion after being punched in the face at a restaurant. “You f____g people don't give a s___ about...
  • The Most Dangerous Cities in the World

    10/27/2018 2:57:35 PM PDT · by Bon mots · 64 replies
    Bon Mots ^ | October 27, 2018 | Bon Mots
    Listing of the world's most violent cities. Rank City Country Homicides(2017) Population(2017) Homicidesper 100,000 1 Los Cabos  Mexico 365 328,245 111.33 2 Caracas  Venezuela 3,387 3,046,104 111.19 3 Acapulco  Mexico 910 853,646 106.63 4 Natal  Brazil 1,378 1,343,573 102.56 5 Tijuana  Mexico 1,897 1,882,492 100.77 6 La Paz  Mexico 259 305,455 84.79 7 Fortaleza  Brazil 3,270 3,917,279 83.48 8 Ciudad Victoria  Mexico 301 361,078 83.32 9 Ciudad Guayana  Venezuela 728 906,879 80.28 10 Belém  Brazil 1,743 2,441,761 71.38 11 Vitória da Conquista  Brazil 245 348,718 70.26 12 Culiacán  Mexico 671 957,613 70.10 13 St. Louis  United States 205 311,404 65.83...
  • Steve King: Men from ‘Most Violent Countries in World’ Are ‘Invading’ U.S.

    10/21/2018 8:13:24 PM PDT · by Texas Fossil · 50 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 21 Oct 2018 | John binder
    Rep. Steve King (R-IA) says men from the “most violent countries in the world” are “invading” the U.S. through illegal and legal immigration. In an interview, King discussed the death of 20-year-old college student Mollie Tibbetts whose body was found in September in a cornfield in her rural hometown of Brooklyn, Iowa after she was last seen jogging on July 18.Christian Bahena-Rivera, an illegal alien from Mexico, has been charged with first-degree murder in Tibbetts’ death after police say he admitted to confronting and chasing down the young woman. The illegal alien lived in a region of Iowa that was surrounded by sanctuary...
  • Keith Ellison CONFRONTED About Domestic Violence Allegations

    09/03/2018 3:43:12 PM PDT · by Duke C. · 10 replies
    YouTube ^ | 9/3/18 | Laura Loomer
    As he arrived for a campaign event in Minnesota on Saturday, Rep. Keith Ellison (D-MN) was confronted by investigative journalist Laura Loomer about the numerous domestic violence allegations that have been brought against him by two different women. Loomer questioned Ellison about a 2005 police report filed by Amy Alexander, a Democrat activist who he had a relationship with. With the police report in hand, Loomer asked Ellison to explain why the police report says there was a domestic violence call to Alexander's house, despite the fact that Ellison has denied the allegations.