Skip to comments.Suppressing Speech in an Election Year
Posted on 11/01/2004 1:39:16 AM PST by orangelobster
Three times in two weeks, the Kerry campaign and the Democratic Party shredded the Constitution of the United States of America. They did so near the place where America was born Philadelphia just miles from Independence Hall and the Liberty Bell.
On October 19, 2004, a movie theater in Jenkintown Pennsylvania, a suburban borough just north of Philadelphia with a population of about 4500, was scheduled to show the documentary Stolen Honor. This movie features the testimony of Vietnam POWs critical of John Kerry.
However, after receiving threats of "civil disobedience" (i.e. destruction of property and possible physical intimidation), the owner of the theater canceled the showing. Because of Stalinist intimidation, nearly 400 people were denied the opportunity to see a movie simply because it was critical of a presidential candidate.
Jenkintown was more like Tienamen Square than Independence Mall. According to Gil Spencer, a columnist for the Delaware County Daily Times, a suburban Philadelphia paper, "Thuggish pro-Kerry 'protesters' showed up at the urging of the Kerry campaign. Police had to be called to the scene to keep order. A lawsuit was threatened against the theater by one of Sen. Kerrys anti-war activist friends, who claim the film defames him.
This was no spontaneous reaction. It was orchestrated by Kerrys Pennsylvania campaign coordinator, Tony Podesta
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they threaten book stores, book publisher, TV stations... Fox News... "break up the media" Sinclair... "They better hope we don't win"
Nader has been spouting off about 'fascistic tactics' by the Kerry campaign. He said he was going to bring forward evidence.
I also noted the orchestrated AFL-CIO attacks at the b/c headquarters. I have no doubt that the Kerry campaign had advance knowledge of this.
Nothing on the Kerry anti-free speech list will be forgotten.
"I've said it before... they're only in favor of the first amendment when it's their free speech."
The Kerry campaign has taken this to an extreme unparalleled by any campaign in my lifetime.
I'm amazed at the lengths and depths of barbarism the Democrat Machine will go to obtain power in the 21st Century.
This needs to be well documented and once they've stolen the election, they must be made to account. We mustn't allow this to be repeated in the next election cycle and mustn't be allowed to be swept away by planned false assertions of disenfranchisement and indimidation. It will only get worse *especially* if Bush is, by some miracle, re-elected.
This is more evidence of how far left the Dems have gone. They are no longer "the loyal opposition", they are core members of the "hate America at all costs" group.
That party has become a Communist criminal conspiracy led by actual, but undeclared, communists, and supported by criminals.