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Obama’s Buddy, Bill Ayers Stomping the American Flag
Stop the ACLU ^ | 5-May-08 | Unknown

Posted on 05/05/2008 10:42:41 AM PDT by Jay777

Photo from 2001, while Obama served on the Woods Fund Board with Bill Ayers. Maybe its time for Obama to disown his terrorist friends?

(Excerpt) Read more at stoptheaclu.com ...


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KEYWORDS: 2008; ayers; democrats; desecration; leftists; obama; obama2008; oldglory; socialism; terrorism; treason
Blog Reaction Roundup
1 posted on 05/05/2008 10:44:00 AM PDT by Jay777
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To: Jay777

EXCELLENT DETECTIVE WORK!

Absolutely devastating to that fraud Obama.


2 posted on 05/05/2008 10:51:35 AM PDT by FormerACLUmember (When the past no longer illuminates the future, the spirit walks in darkness.)
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To: Jay777

Also here (different thread, same photo):

http://www.freerepublic.com/focus/f-news/2011440/posts

If Jon Cary nearly got himself elected POTUS I don’t think we can rule out Obama just yet, but there is plenty of info that should devastate his campaign with REAL Americans.


3 posted on 05/05/2008 10:51:40 AM PDT by Enchante (Obama: My 1930s Foreign Policy Goes Well With My 1960s Social Policy!)
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To: Jay777

I can see the 527 add now, released on September 11, 2008.


4 posted on 05/05/2008 10:52:17 AM PDT by Tulane
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To: Jay777

Disown his friends?

Hell, Obama is a muslim terrorist in disguise anyway.


5 posted on 05/05/2008 10:53:04 AM PDT by clee1 (We use 43 muscles to frown, 17 to smile, and 2 to pull a trigger. I'm lazy and I'm tired of smiling.)
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To: Enchante
This photo?
6 posted on 05/05/2008 10:53:18 AM PDT by Jay777 (My personal blog: www.stoptheaclu.com)
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To: Jay777
Maybe its time for Obama to disown his terrorist friends?

Maybe it's time for Obama to lose the nomination?

7 posted on 05/05/2008 10:54:58 AM PDT by scooter2 (The greatest threat to the security of the United States is the Democratic Party.)
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To: Jay777
Notice he's off the street between two buildings out of sight...
I know the little weasel woudn’t have gotten away with standing on the American flag my neighborhood!
8 posted on 05/05/2008 10:56:06 AM PDT by kellynla (Freedom of speech makes it easier to spot the idiots! Semper Fi!)
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To: scooter2

Is that possible? Do we want that? With all this baggage he’s easier to beat than Hillary, or at least that argument can be made.


9 posted on 05/05/2008 10:56:30 AM PDT by Jay777 (My personal blog: www.stoptheaclu.com)
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To: Jay777
Long ago, this guy deserved a big tall tree and a short stiff rope.

THE AUDACITY OF TRUTH - OBAMA'S CIRCLE OF FRIENDS AND SUPPORT

THE AUDACITY OF TRUTH - BLACK LIBERATION THEOLOGY AND OBAMA'S CHURCH

THE AUDACITY OF TRUTH - BARACK HUSSEIN OBAMA

10 posted on 05/05/2008 10:57:10 AM PDT by Jeff Head (Freedom is not free...never has been, never will be. (www.dragonsfuryseries.com))
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To: scooter2

“Maybe it’s time for Obama to lose the nomination?”

Absolutely not!

We want EVERYONE IN AMERICA to know what Obama & the ‘Rats are allllllllllllllll about!!!


11 posted on 05/05/2008 10:57:39 AM PDT by kellynla (Freedom of speech makes it easier to spot the idiots! Semper Fi!)
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Too bad this photo doesn't get Nobama to the "boiling point", as Mrs. Barack Hussein Obama described.

Sickening.

The only bright part of Nobama's endless fiascos is how many Dims are jumpin' from his camp.

12 posted on 05/05/2008 10:58:54 AM PDT by Revereee
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To: Jay777

Ayers doing pictorially what Uncle Jeremiah does verbally.


13 posted on 05/05/2008 10:59:29 AM PDT by Biblebelter (Barry, your Uncle Jeremiah is speaking now, Barry can you hear him, Barry what you say now.)
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To: FormerACLUmember
Absolutely devastating to that fraud Obama

Only if word gets out & STAYS out. Our side has a miserable track record when it comes to calling the other side out for what it truely is.

14 posted on 05/05/2008 11:02:31 AM PDT by Puppage (You may disagree with what I have to say, but I shall defend to your death my right to say it)
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To: Biblebelter

If anyone has email addys for MSM outlets, please start sending this out. Maybe someone will pick it up before tonight. Hannity?


15 posted on 05/05/2008 11:03:00 AM PDT by Jay777 (My personal blog: www.stoptheaclu.com)
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To: Jay777
****From our August 2001 issue: “Kill your parents!” urged sixties leftist Bill Ayers, whose father was the chairman of Commonwealth Edison here.****

Obama sure has some nice friends. /s

16 posted on 05/05/2008 11:23:27 AM PDT by tobyhill (The media lies so much the truth is the exception)
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To: Jay777

bump for later


17 posted on 05/05/2008 11:26:24 AM PDT by goodnesswins (20 is the new 10)
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To: Jeff Head

From Dreams of My Father: “I ceased to advertise my mother’s race at the age of 12 or 13, when I began to suspect that by doing so I was ingratiating myself to whites.”

From Dreams of My Father (drunk as a coot, car wrapped around a palm tree trunk): “I found a solace in nursing a pervasive sense of grievance and animosity against my mother’s race.”

From Dreams of My Father (drunk as a coot, car wrapped around a palm tree trunk): “There was something about him that made me wary, a little too sure of himself, maybe. And white.”

From Dreams of My Father (drunk as a coot, car wrapped around a palm tree trunk): “It remained necessary to prove which side you were on, to show your loyalty to the black masses, to strike out and name names.”

From Dreams of My Father (drunk as a coot, car wrapped around a palm tree trunk): “I never emulate white men and brown men whose fates didn’t speak to my own. It was into my father’s image, the black man, son of Africa, that I’d packed all the attributes I sought in myself, the attributes of Martin and Malcolm, DuBois and Mandela.”

From Audacity of Hope (just damn): “I will stand with the Muslims should the political winds shift in an ugly direction.”


18 posted on 05/05/2008 11:26:46 AM PDT by kinghorse
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To: Jay777

The three following excerpts are from the same August 2001 Chicago Magazine article in which this photo appeared. In Sept 2001, Ayers did that more famous interview for the New York Slimes (Times):

"In 1980, Ayers and Dohrn turned themselves in. (The first words Ayers's father said to him were, "You need a haircut.") By then they had had two children together, and the bombing conspiracy charge against the couple had been dismissed due to government misconduct.

Dohrn plea-bargained to charges of inciting to mob action and resisting police officers. She was sentenced to three years' probation and a $1,500 fine. Ayers was not charged. Even then he showed a way with words:

'Guilty as hell, free as a bird—America is a great country,' he said."
-page 2 of 3.

(snip)

"'Essentially, you must see the student before you as a locus of energy,' he says. 'He already has a heart, a soul, a mind, interests, and dreams. You need to help him shape those interests, pursue those dreams.' Ayers is distinguished professor of education at the University of Illinois at Chicago, where two years ago the university named him Senior University Scholar, an award given to outstanding faculty members."-page 3 of 3.

(snip)

"'I think there will be another mass political movement,' he predicts, 'because I believe that the kind of injustice that is built into our world will not go quietly into the night.'"-page 3 of 3.

Article: No Regrets, Chicago Magazine, August 2001.
http://www.chicagomag.com/Chicago-Magazine/August-2001/No-Regrets/index.php?cp=2&si=1#artanc

19 posted on 05/05/2008 12:09:29 PM PDT by Eye On The Left
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To: kinghorse

Wait.

Are those actual quotes from Obama’s books?

Man, things are worse than I thought.


20 posted on 05/05/2008 12:17:14 PM PDT by fightinJAG (RUSH: McCain was in the Hanoi Hilton longer than we've been in Iraq, and never gave up.)
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To: Eye On The Left
'I think there will be another mass political movement,'

Yeah, maybe the masses will rise up and get rid of people like you, Ayers.

21 posted on 05/05/2008 12:21:35 PM PDT by Right Wing Assault ("..this administration is planning a 'Right Wing Assault' on values and ideals.." - John Kerry)
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To: Jeff Head

I agree. I am tired of the America haters living here.


22 posted on 05/05/2008 12:26:23 PM PDT by Lumper20
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To: Jay777

Hannity just mentioned it.


23 posted on 05/05/2008 12:27:56 PM PDT by CedarDave (Obama says he loves America. So why does he associate with those who so obviously hate it?)
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To: Jay777; All
Granted, McCain has plenty of flaws, but consider the alternative...


McCain on lower right



In August of 1968, a program of vigorous torture methods began on McCain, using rope bindings into painful positions and beatings every two hours, at the same time as he was suffering from dysentery.[84][79] Teeth and bones were broken again, as was McCain's spirit; the beginning of a suicide attempt was stopped by guards.[79] After four days of this, McCain signed and taped[94] an anti-American propaganda "confession" that said, in part, "I am a black criminal and I have performed the deeds of an air pirate. I almost died, and the Vietnamese people saved my life, thanks to the doctors."[79] He used stilted Communist jargon and ungrammatical language to signal that the statement was forced.[89]. Source

Also see:
John McCain, Prisoner of War: A First-Person Account
By John S. McCain III, Lieut. Commander, U.S. Navy;
http://www.usnews.com/articles/news/2008/01/28/john-mccain-prisoner-of-war-a-first-person-account.html

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OK, so that's Senator McCain's story. Now here's what Obama's pal Bill Ayers and his slime ball friends were up to during this same time period...

November 22, 1970 -- During a fund-raising tour for GI deserters, Vietnam Veterans Against the War and the Black Panthers, Jane Fonda is quoted in the Detroit Free Press as telling a University of Michigan audience: "I would think that if you understood what communism was, you would hope, you would pray on your knees that we would someday become communist," and "The peace proposal of the Viet Cong is the only honorable, just, possible way to achieve peace in Vietnam."
Source: http://www.wintersoldier.com/index.php?topic=Timeline

Fonda made the following statement at the University of Texas: "We've got to establish a Socialist economic structure that will limit private profit-oriented businesses. Whether the transition is peaceful depends on the way our present governmental leaders react. We must commit our lives to this transition ...... We should be very proud of our new breed of soldier. It's not organized but it's mutiny, and they have every right."
--Karen Elliott Dallas Morning News December 11, 1971

From 1972: "I am not a do-gooder, I am a revolutionary. A revolutionary woman."

Source for most of the Jane Fonda material:
http://www.1stcavmedic.com/jane_fonda.htm

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Obama's pal and associate, the "english teacher", as he described him in a recent debate, Bill Ayers and his communist revolutionary Weather Underground terrorist organization:

Some of you may have seen parts of this before, but I've added some new stuff and rearranged it quite a bit. Be sure to check out the latest addition regarding Ayers' group being trained by KGB agents while in Cuba. It's a long read but an important one if you really want to know what kind of people Barack Obama has selected to associate himself with. ie, they weren't just "domestic terrorists", they were revolutionary communist "domestic terrorists" who actually allied themselves with the Viet Cong. They were only against the war because they wanted South Vietnam to fall to the North. In fact, both Bill Ayers and his wife Bernardine Dohrn, to this day, openly admit they're communist, yet Hannity, Limbaugh and nearly every other popular conservative pundit refuses to call them such and get into these sorts of 'details'!

Fortunately, as an organization, the Weather Underground didn't kill anyone, other than three of their own in the NYC townhouse explosion. But they definitely tried.

From David Horowitz's FrontPageMag.com/DiscoverTheNetworks.org:
March 6, 1970: "three members of the Weather Underground accidentally killed themselves in a Manhattan townhouse while attempting to build a powerful bomb they had intended to plant at a social dance in Fort Dix, New Jersey -- an event that was to be attended by U.S. Army soldiers. Hundreds of lives could have been lost had the plot been successfully executed."
http://www.discoverthenetworks.org/groupProfile.asp?grpid=6808

"The bomb was intended to be planted at a non-commissioned officer's dance at Fort Dix, New Jersey.
The bomb was packed with nails to inflict maximum casualties upon detonation."
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Weatherman_(organization)#Chronology_of_events

From David Horowitz's FrontPageMag.com/DiscoverTheNetworks.org:
"On October 20, 1981 -- long after the Weather Underground had ceased to exist -- former Underground member Kathy Boudin and her soon-to-be husband, David Gilbert, were accomplices in the robbery of a Brinks armored car in Nyack, New York. In the course of that heist, one Brinks guard and two Nyack police officers were murdered. Also involved in the robbery was Judith Clark, who had served a prison term for her participation in the 'Days of Rage.' Boudin hired attorney Leonard Weinglass, a law partner of her father, to defend her in the case.

Weinglass arranged for a plea bargain whereby Boudin pled guilty to one count of felony murder and robbery, in exchange for a prison sentence of twenty years to life. She was paroled in 2003, however, over strong opposition from New York State police. Gilbert remains in New York's Attica State Prison, having refused to bargain.

In 1985, former Weather Underground members Susan Rosenberg (who also was implicated in the Nyack robbery) and Linda Evans were apprehended while transporting 740 pounds of explosives which they both acknowledged were slated for use in additional bombings. Rosenberg was sentenced to 58 years in prison, Evans 40; President Bill Clinton pardoned both women in January 2001."
http://www.discoverthenetworks.org/groupProfile.asp?grpid=6808

The 1981 Former Weather Underground members/Black Liberation Army Brinks truck robbery/murder:

"David J. Gilbert, 37, rented the vehicle that same day in the Bronx. Gilbert was a long time member of the Weather Underground and a fugitive from the state of Colorado where he faced charges of assault and possession of explosives. The passenger in the front seat of the U Haul was Kathy Boudin, on the run from the law since the townhouse explosion in 1970. The couple had dropped off their one-year old child with a babysitter in the morning and was waiting for the return of the red van."

"In the back of the red van were Cecilio 'Chui' Ferguson, 35, Samuel Brown AKA Solomon Bouines, 41, Samuel Smith AKA Mtayari Sundiata, 37, and Donald Weems AKA Kuwasi Balagoon, 35. There were others present, but it has never been proven who, or how many. All the men in back of the van were members of a group they called 'The Family.' Most of them had ties to the Black Panthers or the Black Liberation Army, radical political groups that had many violent confrontations with police during the 1970s."

"At approximately 3:55 p.m., Paige, a 24-year Brink's veteran and his partner, Joe Trombino, 48, exited the doors to the Mall rolling out the moneybags on a hand truck. They walked over to the Brink's truck and began to load up the bags onto the rear deck. Simultaneously, the red van pulled up and the rear doors swung open. One of the suspects, armed with a shotgun, ran to the front of the truck and immediately fired two blasts directly at the bulletproof windshield. The guard in the front seat ducked just in time and was unhurt.

Another suspect, wearing a ski mask, opened up with his M-16 automatic rifle before his feet even hit the pavement, striking Paige in the neck, arm and chest. He was killed instantly.

Joe Trombino fired just one shot before he was hit several times in his upper arm and shoulder. The bullets all but severed his arm off his shoulder. "I've got no arm!" he screamed. But Trombino would survive that day, only to perish years later in another terrorist attack at the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001."

Former Weather Underground members/Black Liberation Army Brinks robbery:
http://www.crimelibrary.com/terrorists_spies/terrorists/brinks/4.html

Allies in War
By David Horowitz
FrontPageMagazine.com | Monday, September 17, 2001:

ON THE MORNING OF THE ATTACKS on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon, along with a million other readers of the New York Times including many who would never be able to read the paper again, I opened its pages to be confronted by a color photo showing a middle-aged couple holding hands and affecting a defiant look at the camera. The article was headlined in an irony that could not have been more poignant, "No Regrets For A Love Of Explosives."

The couple pictured were Bill Ayers and Bernardine Dohrn, former leaders of the 1960s’ Weather Underground, America’s first terrorist cult. One of their bombing targets, as it happened, was the Pentagon.

"I don’t regret setting bombs," Ayers was quoted in the opening line of the Times profile; "I feel we didn’t do enough." In 1969, Ayers and his wife convened a "War Council" in Flint Michigan, whose purpose was to launch a military front inside the United States with the purpose of helping Third World [Maoist-communist] revolutionaries conquer and destroy it.

Taking charge of the podium, dressed in high-heeled boots and a leather mini-skirt – her signature uniform – Dorhn incited the assembled radicals to join the war against "Amerikkka" and create chaos and destruction in the "belly of the beast."

Her voice rising to a fevered pitch, Dohrn raised three fingers in a "fork salute" to mass murderer Charles Manson whom she proposed as a symbol to her troops. Referring to the helpless victims of the Manson Family as the "Tate Eight" (the most famous was actress Sharon Tate) Dohrn shouted:

"Dig It. First they killed those pigs, then they ate dinner in the same room with them, they even shoved a fork into a victim’s stomach! Wild!"

(big snip)

Today William Ayers is not merely an author favored by the New York Times, but a Distinguished Professor of Education at the University of Illinois, Chicago.

His Lady Macbeth [Bernardine Dohrn] is not merely a lawyer, but a member of the American Bar Association’s governing elite, as well as the director of Northwestern University’s Children and Family Justice Center.
[it's true! see: http://www.law.northwestern.edu/aclu/]

Article: Allies in War -by David Horowitz
FrontPageMagazine.com | Monday, September 17, 2001
http://www.frontpagemag.com/Articles/Read.aspx?GUID=63512670-BF7C-42A0-B41D-5D0FB9E09C09

This next one is from WorldNetDaily:

Obama was a director of the Woods Fund board from 1999 to Dec. 11, 2002, according to the Fund's website. Obama served on the board with Ayers, who was a Weathermen leader and has written about his involvement with the group's bombings of the New York City Police headquarters in 1970, the Capitol in 1971 and the Pentagon in 1972.

"I don't regret setting bombs. I feel we didn't do enough," Ayers told the New York Times in an interview released on Sept. 11, 2001, "Everything was absolutely ideal on the day I bombed the Pentagon," Ayers wrote in his memoirs, titled "Fugitive Days." He continued with a disclaimer that he didn't personally set the bombs, but his group set the explosives and planned the attack.

A $200 campaign contribution is listed on April 2, 2001 by the "Friends of Barack Obama" campaign fund. The two appeared speaking together at several public events, including a 1997 University of Chicago panel entitled, "Should a child ever be called a 'super predator?'" and another panel for the University of Illinois in April 2002, entitled, "Intellectuals: Who Needs Them?"

The charges against Ayers were dropped in 1974 because of prosecutorial misconduct, including illegal surveillance. Ayers is married to another notorious Weathermen terrorist, Bernadine Dohrn, who has also served on panels with Obama. Dohrn was once on the FBI's Top 10 Most Wanted List and was described by J. Edgar Hoover as the "most dangerous woman in America." Ayers and Dohrn raised the son of Weathermen terrorist Kathy Boudin, who was serving a sentence for participating in a 1981 [Brinks truck] murder and robbery that left 4 people [actually 3, 2 police officers and 1 Brinks truck guard] dead.

Article title: Obama worked with terrorist Senator helped fund organization that rejects 'racist' Israel's existence:
http://www.worldnetdaily.com/index.php?fa=PAGE.view&pageId=57231


"Sara Jane Olson and former fugitive Bernardine Dohrn chatted before Dohrn was to lead a panel discussion about conspiracy prosecutions of political activists in 2000. Olson (former Symbionese Liberation Front captor of Patty Hearst) has been sent back to prison for her role in a murder committed during a bank robbery, but **Dorhn and Ayers never had to serve a day in prison for their deeds in the Weather Underground, thanks to bleeding heart judges who threw the case out of court on a technicality."--source unknown

**"Dohrn once was on the FBI's 10 Most Wanted List. She served seven months in prison for refusing to cooperate with a grand jury investigating a 1981 armored truck robbery in Nyack, N.Y., in which two police officers were killed."
http://www.washingtonpost.com/wp-srv/aponline/20011101/aponline190504_000.htm

"All charges against him [Bill Ayers] were dropped because of prosecutorial misconduct during the long search for the fugitives. They later became legal guardians of Chesa Boudin, the son of former Weathermen David Gilbert and Kathy Boudin, after his parents were arrested for their part in the Brinks Robbery of 1981.[4]
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bill_Ayers

"During his fugitive years, Mr. Ayers said, he lived in 15 states, taking names of dead babies in cemeteries who were born in the same year as he. He describes the typical safe house: there were usually books by Malcolm X and Ho Chi Minh, and Che Guevara's picture in the bedroom; fermented Vietnamese fish sauce in the refrigerator, and live sourdough starter donated by a Native American that was reputed to have passed from hand to hand over a century."

(snip)

"Mr. Ayers, who in 1970 was said to have summed up the Weatherman philosophy as:

'Kill all the rich people. Break up their cars and apartments. Bring the revolution home, kill your parents, that's where it's really at,' is today distinguished professor of education at the University of Illinois at Chicago.

And he says he doesn't actually remember suggesting that rich people be killed or that people kill their parents, but 'it's been quoted so many times I'm beginning to think I did,' he said."

(snip)

"He also writes about the Weathermen's sexual experimentation as they tried to 'smash monogamy.' The Weathermen were 'an army of lovers,' he says, and describes having had different sexual partners, including his best male friend."

From Sept 11, 2001, New York Times article/interview with Obama associate and friend, William/Bill Ayers.
Article title: "No Regrets for a Love Of Explosives; In a Memoir of Sorts, a War Protester Talks of Life With the Weathermen"
http://query.nytimes.com/gst/fullpage.html?res=9F02E1DE1438F932A2575AC0A9679C8B63&sec=&spon=&pagewanted=1

Bill Ayers, TODAY, April 6, 2008, begging to debate communism vs capitalism with Sean Hannity! Yet Hannity, O'Reilly, Limbaugh and nearly every other conservative commentator FAILS to mention that these people were and still are revolutionary communists. Instead, they describe them as simply "domestic terrorists". Seems nearly everyone these days is afraid to use the 'C' word! Even in this extremely rare case where one of them actually admits it.

Bill Ayers, April 6, 2008:
"Imperialism. I’m against it, and if Sean Hannity and others were honest, this is the ground they would fight me on. Capitalism played its role historically and is exhausted as a force for progress: built on exploitation, theft, conquest, war, and racism, capitalism and imperialism must be defeated and a world revolution—a revolution against war and racism and materialism, a revolution based on human solidarity and love, cooperation and the common good —must win.

We begin by releasing our most hopeful dreams and our most radical imaginations: a better world is both possible and necessary.

Source: http://billayers.wordpress.com/2008/04/

Note: Ayers is very likely quoting Bob Avakian, chairman of the Revolutionary Communist Party, with the phrase 'both possible and necessary' in regards to a communist overthrow of the US government. See these Yahoo search results for "bob avakian" + "possible and necessary"--Eye On The Left

From wikipedia.com:
6 March 1970 – Another group blows themselves up when their 'bomb factory' located in New York's Greenwich Village accidentally explodes. WUO [Weather Underground] members Theodore Gold, Diana Oughton, and Terry Robbins die in this accident.

The bomb was intended to be planted at a non-commissioned officer's dance at Fort Dix, New Jersey.
The bomb was packed with nails to inflict maximum casualties upon detonation.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Weatherman_(organization)#Chronology_of_events

The Center for Public Intellectuals & The University of Illinois-Chicago (UIC)
April 19th-20th, 2002, Conference

[Participants include: William/Bill Ayers, Bernardine Dohrn, Sen Barack Obama]

April 19th-20th, 2002
Chicago Illini Union
828 S. Wolcott

This conference is part of the Center's mission of helping to create a more engaged civil society, working towards social change, fostering coalitions between theorists and activists, and combating anti-intellectualism in contemporary culture. It will be both a celebration of ideas and a rigorous examination of the roles and responsibilities that intellectuals play in society.

I. Why Do Ideas Matter? (a keynote panel)

We introduce the “meta” theme of the conference by hearing “success stories” from diverse voices discussing their experiences intervening intellectually.

Timuel Black, Chicago activist; Prof. Emeritus, City Colleges of Chicago
Lonnie Bunch, President, Chicago Historical Society
Bernardine Dohrn, Northwestern University Law School, Children and Family Justice Center
Gerald Graff, UIC, College of Liberal Arts & Sciences
Richard Rorty, Stanford University, Philosophy

III. Lunch and Public Encounters

Alternative breakout tours led by Chicago activists. Tours of Bronzeville and other communities, and visits to organizations that are working on partnering theorists with activists.

IV. Intellectuals in Times of Crisis
Experiences and applications of intellectual work in urgent situations.

William Ayers, UIC, College of Education; author of Fugitive Days
Douglass Cassel, Northwestern University, Center for International Human Rights
Cathy Cohen, University of Chicago, Political Science
Salim Muwakkil, Chicago Tribune; In These Times
Barack Obama, Illinois State Senator
Barbara Ransby, UIC, African-American Studies (moderator)

The Center for Public Intellectuals
University of Illinois-Chicago (UIC):
http://www.uic.edu/classes/las/las400/conferencealt.htm

"They're certainly friendly" --quote from 'Obama's chief strategist (and reigning expert on Chicago's political tribes), David Axelrod.'

The three following excerpts are from the same August 2001 Chicago Magazine article in which this photo appeared. In Sept 2001, Ayers did that more famous interview for the New York Slimes (Times):

"In 1980, Ayers and Dohrn turned themselves in. (The first words Ayers's father said to him were, "You need a haircut.") By then they had had two children together, and the bombing conspiracy charge against the couple had been dismissed due to government misconduct.

Dohrn plea-bargained to charges of inciting to mob action and resisting police officers. She was sentenced to three years' probation and a $1,500 fine. Ayers was not charged.
Even then he showed a way with words:

'Guilty as hell, free as a bird--America is a great country,' he said."

(snip)

"'Essentially, you must see the student before you as a locus of energy,' he says. 'He already has a heart, a soul, a mind, interests, and dreams. You need to help him shape those interests, pursue those dreams.' Ayers is distinguished professor of education at the University of Illinois at Chicago, where two years ago the university named him Senior University Scholar, an award given to outstanding faculty members."

(snip)

"'I think there will be another mass political movement,' he predicts, 'because I believe that the kind of injustice that is built into our world will not go quietly into the night.'"-

Article: No Regrets, Chicago Magazine, August 2001.
http://www.chicagomag.com/Chicago-Magazine/August-2001/No-Regrets/index.php?cp=2&si=1#artanc

"In July 1969, Dohrn, Eleanor Raskin, Dianne Donghi, Peter Clapp, David Millstone and Diana Oughton, all representing 'Weatherman', as Dohrn's faction was now called, traveled to Cuba and met with representatives of the North Vietnamese and Cuban governments."
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bernardine_Dohrn

From David Horowitz's FrontPageMag.com/DiscoverTheNetworks.org:
"FBI files from 1976, recently made public under the Freedom of Information Act, confirm the connections between Weatherman, Havana, and Moscow. Weatherman leaders like Mark Rudd traveled illegally to Havana in 1968 to engage in terrorist training. There, camps set up by Soviet KGB Colonel Vadim Kotchergine were educating Westerners both in Marxist philosophy and urban warfare."
http://www.discoverthenetworks.org/groupProfile.asp?grpid=6808

July 27, 1970: The United States Army base at The Presidio in San Francisco is bombed on the 11th anniversary of the Cuban Revolution. [NYTimes, 7/27/70] :
Chronology of Weather Underground attacks:
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Weatherman_(organization)#Chronology_of_events

24 posted on 05/05/2008 12:40:00 PM PDT by Eye On The Left
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To: Jay777

ping for reference


25 posted on 05/05/2008 12:55:02 PM PDT by altura
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To: fightinJAG; All
Are those actual quotes from Obama’s books?

Here is a more complete quote that supposedly came from the book.

"In the wake of 9/11, my meetings with Arab and Pakistani Americans, for example, have a more urgent quality, for the stories of detentions and FBI questioning and hard stares from neighbors have shaken their sense of security and belonging. They have been reminded that the history of immigration in this country has a dark underbelly; they need specific reassurances that their citizenship really means something, that America has learned the right lessons from the Japanese internments during World War II, and that I will stand with them should the political winds shift in an ugly direction.”

26 posted on 05/05/2008 1:07:59 PM PDT by Eye On The Left
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To: Jay777

Ain’t he just the most! Why, how very quaint and refined this man of letters and his lovely wife are, how very all-knowing and all-right about all things... the bullshit is deep in their house. They are living lies and have had a bad education begining in their earliest years to be sure.


27 posted on 05/05/2008 1:33:14 PM PDT by BamaAndy (Heart & Iron; ISBN 1-4137-5397-3.)
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To: fightinJAG

Yes.


28 posted on 05/05/2008 2:02:50 PM PDT by kinghorse
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To: Eye On The Left

My, oh my.

Obama is going to set this country back a mile when it comes to race.


29 posted on 05/05/2008 2:59:33 PM PDT by fightinJAG (RUSH: McCain was in the Hanoi Hilton longer than we've been in Iraq, and never gave up.)
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To: Eye On The Left
"have shaken their sense of security"

Yeah, well, I was living in Manhattan on 9/11 and looking straight at the inferno from my office, so like millions of others the events of 9/11 did more than a little bit to shake our "sense of security" -- except the terrorists were not acting in the name of MY religion or "culture".....
30 posted on 05/05/2008 4:06:02 PM PDT by Enchante (Obama: My 1930s Foreign Policy Goes Well With My 1960s Social Policy!)
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To: Jeff Head; Eye On The Left

Now we know why Obama really doesn’t want to wear a flag lapel pin -—

he knows that friends of his would then be stomping on his chest

..... ala Bill Ayers

Can someone photoshop the Bill Ayers photo so that he’s standing on Obama AND the flag? That would be a graphic representation of what the Ayers terrorism connection is going to do to Obama’s campaign before November..... maybe that could make a good editorial cartoon.

[of course, the rabid left will think it’s somehow unfair that the Ayers connection should drag Obama down, when in fact it is quite appropriate to judge Obama for his penchant for snuggling up to every America-hating loon he can find.]


31 posted on 05/05/2008 4:39:47 PM PDT by Enchante (Obama: My 1930s Foreign Policy Goes Well With My 1960s Social Policy!)
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To: Enchante
Re: "have shaken their sense of security"--Sen Obama, days after 911

Yeah, well, I was living in Manhattan on 9/11 and looking straight at the inferno from my office, so like millions of others the events of 9/11 did more than a little bit to shake our "sense of security"

What Obama really meant to say was...

"God Damn America, U.S. to Blame for 9/11"

"In the 21st century, white America got a wake-up call after 9/11/01. White America and the Western world came to realize that people of color had not gone away, faded into the woodwork or just 'disappeared' as the Great White West kept on its merry way of ignoring Black concerns."

http://www.cmaucc.org/EMRJeremiahWright2.pdf

"America’s chickens...are coming home...to ROOST!"

--Rev Dr. Jeremiah Wright, Obama's pastor and spiritual advisor 'crazy uncle' for over twenty years

32 posted on 05/05/2008 4:54:02 PM PDT by Eye On The Left
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To: Jay777

PING for later.


33 posted on 05/05/2008 4:57:55 PM PDT by SatinDoll (Desperately desiring a conservative government.)
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To: Jay777
I emailed these two photos to Sean Hannity and Fox and Friends today. The thought was that they needed to hit the air ASAP. Hannity ran the color photo this evening on his show with the tag “Controversial photo of Bill Ayers surfaces.” We need to get this stuff to the people who will jump on it and get it out there.
34 posted on 05/05/2008 8:11:48 PM PDT by MWestMom
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To: MWestMom

Side-note, Col. Oliver North was asked to comment on the photo. He pointed out that “you are who you associate with.”


35 posted on 05/05/2008 8:14:48 PM PDT by MWestMom
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To: Jay777
I can no more disown him than I can disown the black community,” Obama said

Looks like Obama may have to throw yet another of his advisor friends under the bus.

36 posted on 05/05/2008 8:16:56 PM PDT by airborne (LETS GO PENS!!! LETS GO PENS!!! LETS GO PENS!!! WOOOOOOOOOOOOO!!!!)
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To: MWestMom

I doubt that even Bill O. will air anything that would cause any serious scrutiny. I am ashamed of Bill lately, as all he asks is -”How did I do with the Hilliary interview?”

Who pays these goons to report? Funny is not even appropriate. Neither Bill nor Hannity ever served, unless my mind is gone-for good. We know Colmes would never had made it through week one in basic training.

“Now Hannity ran a photo of Ayers, and; it is called controversial.” What a cop out.

I recall, like it was yesterday, when Jane Fonda was pulling her BS outside Fort Bragg in early 70. She can thank her lucky stars that someone intervened that day.


37 posted on 05/05/2008 8:52:57 PM PDT by Lumper20
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To: Lumper20
Fraid I agree with you on Bill O. His interview with Hil was saccharine.

Well, at least Hannity got the pic up. Pretty weak commentary though. Hannity loves the troops but didn't serve.

Colmes doesn't look like he's going to make it through the week let alone boot camp!

38 posted on 05/06/2008 1:48:35 PM PDT by MWestMom
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To: MWestMom

You have me ROFLMAO.


39 posted on 05/06/2008 2:19:18 PM PDT by Lumper20
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