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US Deserters given sanctuary at Obama's Other Controversial Church
Hawaii Free Press ^ | June 14, 2009 | Andrew Walden

Posted on 06/14/2009 11:47:44 AM PDT by JohnKSmith

...Had a reporter asked Obama: "So what were you doing during Bill Ayers' fugitive days?" An honest answer would be: "I was going to Sunday school at a church which had provided sanctuary to US military deserters."

While John McCain was being tortured as a prisoner of war in Hanoi, First Unitarian Church of Honolulu -- at which the elementary-age Obama would later attend Sunday school after returning from Indonesia in 1970 or 71 -- was sheltering deserters and AWOLs recruited by ‘flirty fishing' coeds from a Students for a Democratic Society (SDS) group known as "The Resistance". The deserters' exploits were front page news for months on end in mid-1969 Honolulu. They were also proudly trumpeted by the Honolulu SDS tabloid, "The Roach".

The contrast between the war hero POW and the Obama deserters' church would have made a pretty good campaign commercial. But nobody in Honolulu spoke up to claim Obama's First Unitarian connection until after Election Day. Even then it was hush-hush....

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TOPICS: Crime/Corruption; Culture/Society; Politics/Elections; US: Hawaii
KEYWORDS: bho44; obama; obamaandgod; religiousleft; studentmovement; unitarians

1 posted on 06/14/2009 11:47:46 AM PDT by JohnKSmith
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To: JohnKSmith

Unitarian/Universalists are just atheists who have no better plans on Sunday mornings.I’ve always maintained that Hussein was an atheist.This piece just strengthens my case.

2 posted on 06/14/2009 11:52:12 AM PDT by Gay State Conservative (Christian+Veteran=Terrorist)
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To: Gay State Conservative

Unitarian/Universalists was the “Church” of the founders of Planned Parenthood and the ACLU.

3 posted on 06/14/2009 11:59:30 AM PDT by SandRat (Duty, Honor, Country! What else needs said?)
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To: Interesting Times; zot


4 posted on 06/14/2009 1:04:38 PM PDT by GreyFriar (Spearhead - 3rd Armored Division 75-78 & 83-87)
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To: GreyFriar

Thanks for the ping.

5 posted on 06/14/2009 3:16:47 PM PDT by zot
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This isn’t a “Gods, Graves, Glyphs” topic.

6 posted on 06/14/2009 3:36:22 PM PDT by SunkenCiv ( Jan 3, 2004__Profile updated Monday, January 12, 2009)
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