Skip to comments.Jesse Jackson: Boycott Florida Over 'Stand Your Ground'
Posted on 07/27/2013 12:23:41 PM PDT by kevcol
"We can boycott Florida, cut conventions in Florida, for its 'stand your ground' laws," said Jackson, speaking on a panel at the National Urban League's annual conference in Philadelphia. "If we can boycott South Africa and bring it down, we should boycott Florida and bring it down."
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Well, they’ll still stiff the waiters and waitresses, so no windfall for them.
I agree with Jesse. All blacks should leave Florida and move to peaceful places like Detroit and Chicago and DC.
Let’s boycott Jesse and see how long it takes him to wind up in bankruptcy court.
All these people do is hold “conventions”. Do any of them work?
Florida: “Gosh a bunch of racist thugs are not going to come here? Darn...”
I wonder if Tamara Holder knows about this..?
Never listened to Jackson before - why listen to him know...I know my CCP is good in FL - so, I’ll continue to go there for vacation....and those that support people like Jackson - if they don’t go - then that’s better for everyone! Win-Win situation....
I am actually... seriously... truly thinking about... moving to Florida. My God. This is a mind-blowing moment for me, that I would contemplate such a thing. Still... one must live somewhere...
I’m ok with playing the boycott game. Let’s boycott those states that don’t respect the 2nd amendment. And let’s not stop there, let’s boycott those cities that have the highest murder rates against blacks, such as Chicago. And take it a step further to those places that exhibit racial preferences. Guess who will win that game?
I love it.
YES! Please Jesse, boycott Florida, and anywhere I am likely to be
Some reporter called Rihanna to ask why she was boycotting Fla. She said, “What? I AM? News to me.” LOL
“...his mother used to put a pork chop around his neck so the dogs would play with him.”
LOLOLMAO! Best laugh of the day; thanks!
What do I have to do to get him to boycott my city???
hardihar. Sharpton can go shop in Detroit. Sounds like he’s made downtown into exactly his vision of heaven. In fact, if the black ‘shoppers’ stay away from Florida, it might make it very nice. Course, how’s he going to honor Trayvon’s parents at that convention next week? Al, go sit in a swamp. (I know, that’s racist). How about, ‘Go hug the Tar Baby.’
Can someone please explain to me how “stand your ground” is a racial issue?
Jesse Jackson, the guy who on orders from Al Gore went down to Florida and held a fake protest saying blacks were being turned away from the polls....Until it was found out to be complete BS. Bush stole the election? No, Gore was prevented from stealing the election because idiots like Jackson are so pathetic they are beyond obvious.
Jesse, please do, and tell all your homies in Atlanta to do the same. I’m sure the residents of South Breach won’t miss having their town trashed every Memorial Day.
These clowns are deliberately ignoring some 30 other states with stand your ground laws.
We need to force them to go national to divide their forces and shut them down.
Years ago I started accumulating a list of all the retail stores that were declared “off limits” by FReepers. It didn’t take long until flea markets were the only alternative left for shopping.
Lucky Florida. Keep the riff-raff out.
Actually they should come to Detroit. Then they can explain why they don’t want to boycott Michigan which has almost the exact same stand your ground law as Florida.
Reacting to these people isn’t working, we have to force them to fight by our rules.
California jury instructions regarding justifiable homicide:
"A defendant is not required to retreat. He or she is entitled to stand his or her ground and defend himself or herself and, if reasonably necessary, to pursue an assailant until the danger of (death/great bodily injury/ [insert forcible and atrocious crime]) has passed. This is so even if safety could have been achieved by retreating."
I’m from Texas, how can we get on the boycott list?
Stand your ground wasn’t even used in the Martin/Zimmerman case. It was self defense.
“Can someone please explain to me how stand your ground is a racial issue?”
Sure, that’s easy. Because it’s part of the group of everything of which nothing is excluded.
Maybe we could entice leftists to leave by giving them all free houses in Detroit?
Jesse is under direct orders from the White House to keep the unrest train rollin’.
Obama can’t figure out how Bill Clinton was so successful using these tools and he - Obama - A HALF BLACK MAN - can’t seem to get the same satisfaction.
Wouldn’t surprise me if Obama physically slapped Jesse across the face in the oval office. ...a limp wristed slap with a little bounce on his toes when he did it.
Like a 70s pimp steppin’ out on the boulevard today with platform goldfish aquarium shoes - when the geers and laughter erupts its just hard to feel sorry for such a fool like Jesse. He so old school.
If we get a SYG law passed here in Va. will he promise not to come here, ever?
Come on down and buy a Kel-tec. Made in FL, guaranteed for life. Don’t even know my little .380 w/HP’s is in my pocket.
And now I ALSO carry a cool stainless-steel lock-blade that you can open with your thumb. 440 S/S, hand-made in Pakistan, from a gun show. Nice knife. Belt clip it on the belt.....
I’m sure all the blacks who work in the hospitality industry will be thrilled to hear this, especially those who may be laid off as a result.
Mr. Jackson’s relevance is just about as gone as Pat Quinn’s. Is he expecting blacks to leave florida? Is he expecting people to research everything they buy and reject anything that is made in Florida? how exactly does one boycott an entire state.
But let’s say that Jesse’s intent is for every black to pack up and leave Florida. What would be the impact? what would change?
Exactly. We should be forcing these idiots to fight the whole war instead of letting them create a Florida diversionary battle.
Hey Jesse, Illinois has a stand your ground law and has since the 1960’s.
are you going to pack up and leave Chicago?
Actually I think it is. Fox News stated that 33% of the time it was used successfully was by African Americans, and less than 10% was it used by Caucasians.
Just plain dumb....After Tray had finished killing George, Tray would have been tried under stand your ground...and would have gone free.
It was originally written in cursive.
Yes Jesse, all you guys can go to Liberia and boycott the whole country for SYG (most places have some form of it).
The angelic black Trayvon Martin was shot by a "non-black" and the JJs of the world thought "stand your ground" would be used as a defense.
The defense did not use that argument, but since a black angel was killed it's still more fun and profitable to call the law racist than to be content with the verdict.
All you have to do is think like Jesse Jackson or Al Sharpton and it becomes crystal clear. /smile
I wish Jesse Jackson and his follower would boycott my state.
The success of the boycott will be measurable, by how much the welfare rolls and food stamps are reduced, if successful Florida should be rolling in the coin.
Dear Fellow Liberal,
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Unfortunately we still do not have control of all the states, but this is temporary. You did your job and this is your reward:
Pack Your Bags.......
One Free House in Detroit!
That is correct an absolutely free (*) home in Detroit, the most progressive and successful city in America at implementing our dreams. You will never have to worry about having those right-wing, Christian bigots as neighbors ever again. Just you and your fellow leftists and your EBT cards inheriting this heaven on Earth!
You haven’t called U-Haul yet? What are you waiting for?
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I can’t see the downside of a boycott by race-obsessed malcontents.
Israel has the state with the most Jews in it and Florida has a lot of retired Jews in it. It is no wonder that the black anti-Semite would suggest such a thing. I am glad with my old work in Jews Against Jackson.
Jesse Jackson in one sentence just increased properties values by 20 percent in all of Florida. Now if we could just keep leftards out of every other decent state we’d be set.
They tried boycott in South Carolina, and where did that get them? No where fast.
Florida WELCOMES the boycott of Jesse Jackson and all of his followers--PLEASE continue this boycott until you have exhausted your last breath.
PLEASE STAY AWAY. We applaud your decision!
Will they invite Pastor Manning?
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