Skip to comments.Allen West: "Kiss the Ring"
Posted on 04/20/2010 6:18:45 AM PDT by HonestConservative
There are so many thoughts running through my brain but they all come back to the events of Thursday, 15 April 2010 .Tax Day. On that day I had the distinct honor and pleasure to address two TEA Party groups; Ft Lauderdale and West Palm Beach. It was a fantastic gathering of everyday Americans with their families.
However, we get the topic of this months installment from our dear President. It was President Obama who after the tax day rallies admonished the participants that they should just say, Thank You. That is correct; his highness believes that you loyal subjects should be thankful for all the new taxes and growth of government imposed in his first year.
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Regardless of the insidious claims, this movement stretches across race, gender, age, and ethnicity. If you recognize that which makes America unique, and yes President Obama, exceptional, you understand the tea party movement. But why is it that the tea party has drawn so much attention, negative mostly, from media sources and political operatives? One word, it is fear. Today is the 15th anniversary of a tragic and terrible day in America, the Oklahoma City bombing. What should be a day of remembrance and mourning was used by another Democrat President, Bill Clinton, to launch a despicable attack against the tea party movement. Clinton made the comparison of what resulted in the deaths of 168 Americans to Americans seeking to redress their grievances to government, highly disgusting and dishonorable. In accordance with such we have Time magazine writer Joe Klein accusing Sarah Palin and others of sedition, a felony crime. What we are witnessing is the imagined fear of the liberal progressives in America. They are attempting to create a sense of intimidation and violence where no such thing exists. The constant stoking and probing for the smoking gun that will solidify their claim comes up empty time and time again. The real fear of the liberal progressives is that the silent majority is no longer silent and is rejecting their collectivist, big government agenda centered on nationalizing production and expansion of the entitlement class. Americans are rejecting the notion of the nanny-state where we find 47% of Americans are not paying taxes. We are rejecting the liberal progressive objective of having a majority of Americans wedded to government either by subsistence checks or by employment. The real fear is that since 2006 the Democrat party has laid ruin to our fundamental principles upon which America was built, namely our Constitution. They realize that there is a true danger for them in the mid-term elections of 2010, that means you too Ron Klein! And that is not intimidation, just means we will defeat you in the Congressional race for Florida district 22.
If one really wants a lesson in political intimidation you need only look to the history of the Democrat party. It is the party which created the Ku Klux Klan as its terrorist arm. It is the party of segregation, Jim Crow laws, poll taxes, and lynching, among other forms of violence. It is the party that reversed much of the Reconstruction era civil rights legislation and would have blocked the Civil Rights Act of the early 1960s, save not for Republican Senator Everett Dirksen.
Today the Democrat party maintains its intimidation mantra through the thugs of ACORN, SEIU, New Black Panther Party, Code Pink, and anarchist groups. See if any political party recognizes violence and intimidation in America, it is the Democrat party.
Now with the media in tow, they have expanded their means by which to attack simple Americans yearning for their freedom and liberty. Let us never forget the heinous treatment of former President George W Bush and the last American President to be shot a Republican, Ronald Reagan.
It is beyond contempt and belief that the party who promoted slavery and segregation is now attempting to call anyone racist. I find it absolutely humorous when the left attacks me as a; radical, racist, uncle tom, oreo, sellout, and token. The actions of the left media who interviewed a black Gentleman at a tea party trying to coach him into condemning the tea party as racist is reprehensible, but indicative of the MSM. The real racists in America are liberal progressives. Their dishonest tyranny which promotes failing social welfare policies centers on enslavement, not empowerment. They have created a new 21st century plantation and utilize such people as Sharpton, Jesse Jackson, and the Congressional black caucus as their plantation overseers. The duplicitous hypocrisy of a Senator Harry Reid making statements about light-skinned and non-negro dialect as being acceptable to him is the essence of racism. How funny, that the mindless lemming lap dogs who refer to themselves as black leaders gave him a pass. Therefore, I am proud to stand with my American Brothers and Sisters, and their children, at TEA Party events and rallies. I would rather stand with them than live in shame and submission to the party of slavery, secession, segregation, and now socialism. It is amazing to me that President Obama and his cronies find it hard to address our real enemies; Islamic terrorists, muslim extremists, and jihadists. Instead he seeks to ridicule and demonize Americans exercising their Constitutional rights, truly Alinsky style. The TEA Party movement is about the rejection of his policies, not his skin color. The TEA Party movement is about rejecting ruling class elitism and career politicians that feel Americans should say thank you and in submission, Kiss the Ring. Americans have no issue with being justly governed, but we will reject being ruled, ask the last fella who tried, King George III. We are having a TEA Party across the land, time for true Americans to make a stand. Steadfast and Loyal! LTC A B West (USA, Ret)
You people should be thanking me...
I know that EVERY Florida Freeper and Freepers everywhere love Allen West! He is a true patriot and we Floridians will make sure he wins the Republican Primary on August 24th and sends Klein packing in November! GO ALLEN!
LTC West Kicks ass!
I love West, and have been watching him for a while — I wish I could vote for him. He’ll certainly receive a generous donation from me.
Anyone else think West could be our (currently) unknown Presidential candidate in 2012? Imagine West/Bachmann, or West/Ryan, or West/Cantor...
The Old Dogs need to step aside. No Gingrich, Romney, or Huckabee. Not this time.
Palin/West 2012! :)
donated from st augustine here seek but is there anything else I can do up in the north eastern part of the state
I don’t know who will be president in 2012, but this guy is my president already. This speech did it for me.
In a tough district against an entrenched incumbent, West has done a superb job of establishing himself as a credible and now well-funded candidate. With a strong GOP tide this year, West has a good shot at winning. And if he does win, he will quickly become a major political star for the GOP.
LTC West is receiving financial support from my neck of the woods here in Colorado.
He tells it like it is... is very articulate...doesn't need a teleprompter.
well now, need anymore be said! Par-excellant Mr. West.
well now, need anymore be said! Par-excellant Mr. West.
My hubby and I can not vote for Allen either from here in Florida District 10, but we sure can vote for him with our donations!
Wonder if you are a Florida Freeper. I do know that many Freepers across the US are sending what they can in donations to candidates they know are true Constitutional Conservatives! And Lt.Col.(Ret.)Allen West is the real deal!
We also have another great Constitutional Conservative running in Florida District 8! And Lt.Comdr.(Ret)Dan Fanelli is the man to send Progressive/DEM Alan Grayson packing in November! http://electdan2010.com/
My dream is to see Allen West in our White House and I will do everything I can to make that happen! But if he were to enter the 2012 race he wold have to start out on the campaign trail just a few months after getting into Congress. Don't believe Allen would want to do that.
“The Old Dogs need to step aside. No Gingrich, Romney, or Huckabee. Not this time.”
I agree! Time for new blood and anyone with a Socialist blood cell in their system needs to stay home!
DITTO that for me too! I supported Allen in his first race in 08, and will continue to support him right to the office of President! If I have my way, Allen will be President in the very near future!
We all know that working folks have much less time to do vetting of candidates and keep up with events going on across our state. Being retired gives me more time to help spread the word and do much needed research.
I have said this many times, but I keep saying it over and over. Until we can do better at getting information out to Florida Freepers our state FR forum is the place to post information. If EVERY FL Freeper would register on the state forum and post information there we all would be better informed about events going on and also learn more about Conservative candidates running in every district.
The good news is a few of us FL Freepers are working on some ideas to improve the distribution of information.
Bumparooni in a banana.
you’ll have to translate for me.
Great to see you, Bob.
Hi Friend, We MUST send Allen West to Congress! And you are so right about district 22 having an “entrenched incumbent” in Klein! That is why Allen and other great conservatives across our state in DEM controlled districts need all the help and support they can get! Even small donations from many can and will make a big difference. Those who can not donate can help by spreading the word to all they know and help make phone calls to get the vote out. And we ALL know that ACORN (by other names) will be doing their thing on election day!
Being a poll watcher in one’s district is a super way to help. Freepers could work with friends to put in at least a few hours on election day! If anyone is interested in helping this way, just go to the link below, find your county, download the poll watcher application and become a poll watcher at a precinct near you.
If you liked that, you are going to looooove this.
Go to the bottom left side for the West video!
Of course, walking door to door in Florida's heat and sun is not for everyone. Other campaign volunteer tasks also need to be done -- including tasks that can be done from home.
Here is the link to Alan West's volunteer page. So sign up today and help elect a first rate conservative.
_____ ...... agreed.
He’ll be on Lou Dobbs this afternoon at 4:30
I hope there is a link available for me to hear it later. Have to leave at 4:30 for a meeting. If Lou Dobbs keeps archives I will look for it there. Just don’t want to miss hearing Allen!
BUMP for Lt. Col. West!
Would it be possible to set up a tax system that would allow you to allocate percentages of your tax payment to certain departments? That way the people would have real control. And actions speak louder than words.
I recorded it. If you have yahoo messanger I can slide it over to you.
But trying to kill me and those like me by denying me proper medical treatment, nope, that’s not violent.
Which is exactly why it would never happen. Its too right.
This guy is fantastic! FLA must be doing something right to bring forth Rubio AND West.
And Dan Fanelli!
THAT is my ticket.
Sounds good to me
Thanks hadn’t seen him. Wow, almost, ALMOST enough to make me want to move to FLA.
It's not about Montana.
I've reported this as abuse.
Shame on you.
Join us for a reception honoring Allen West in Houston, TX
For more information or to RSVP please call Kathy Frank at 713.425.2978 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
When Wed Apr 21 6:30pm 8:30pm EASTERN Time
Where 5635 Longmont Drive in The Tanglewood Development
Tune in for an interview with Michael Savage
When Tue Apr 27 2pm 2:30pm Eastern Time
Allen to attend the 27th Annual Broward Senior Hall of Fame Breakfast
When Thu May 6 9am 11:30am Eastern Time
Where Diamante’s Banquet Center, 6501 W Commercial Blvd. Tamarac
Allen to address Chapter of Junior Statesman Foundation
When Wed May 12 3pm 4pm Eastern Time
Where 500 NW 209th Ave Pembroke Pines, FL 33029
Allen to attend Bible College Graduation
When Fri May 14 7pm 9pm Eastern Time
Where Lighthouse Point Yacht Club, 2701 NE 42nd St. Light House Point FL
I only pinged my show list.
I don’t even know what a Montana List is!
You are pinging the State of Montana list.
I wouldn't LMAO over it.
It's not funny, and it's your ping issue, NOT MINE!
What about Santorum/West? or West/Santorum?
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