Skip to comments.Romney Supporters Banned From Free Republic
Posted on 11/01/2011 1:05:31 PM PDT by Jim Robinson
Free Republic founder Jim Robinson has a message for supporters of Mitt Romney: go away.
In an email to POLITICO this afternoon, Robinson admitted that the site routinely blocks Romney supporters from posting -- and offered no apologies for the practice:
Free Republic is a pro-life, pro-family, pro-gun, pro-small government, pro-constitution, pro-liberty site. Governor Romney is none of the above. His record is that of an abortionist, gay rights pushing, gun grabbing, global warming advocating, big government, mandate loving, constitution trampling, flip-flopping liberal progressive with no core values. That and the fact that he is the chief architect and advocate for ObamaCare disqualifies him for any consideration whatsoever on Free Republic as a potential nominee for the presidency.
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I dont CARE about Cains sex practices.
I dont care about Romney’s either...
But I do care when people accuse a man with no proof or witnesses just to destroy him...
While Romney thinks hes going to have many concubines in his after life, Cain is a Christian...
And you had better cool that RomneyBot habit you have of widely accusing people of lying just because they ask you for proof...
Glenn, I thought I told you to go boil someone else’s bunny.
"You are axing for it......: )"
Blame me then. I likely reported the rude troll to the Boss for that infraction...LOL.
So are Donald Trump's.
There are a lot of people who have suitable experience.. FAR MORE than being an affirmative action graduate, community organizer, and default winner of two rigged elections.
But, most of those "qualified" people, I would never support.
But Mitt is "qualified" in your opinion.
Or that it REALLY didn't matter much...
"You see some classes of the human family that are black, uncouth, uncomely, disagreeable and low in their habits, wild, and seemingly deprived of nearly all the blessings of the intelligence that is generally bestowed upon mankind.
The first man that committed the odious crime of killing one of his brethren will be cursed the longest of any one of the children of Adam. Cain slew his brother. Cain might have been killed, and that would have put a termination to that line of human beings.
This was not to be, and the Lord put a mark upon him, which is the flat nose and black skin. Trace mankind down to after the flood, and then another curse is pronounced upon the same race--that they should be the 'servant of servants', and they will be, until that curse is removed."
Brigham Young-President and second 'Prophet' of the Mormon Church, 1844-1877- Extract from Journal of Discourses.
Here are two examples from their 'other testament', the Book of Mormon.
2 Nephi 5: 21 'And he had caused the cursing to come upon them, yea, even a sore cursing, because of their iniquity. For behold, they had hardened their hearts against him, that they had become like unto a flint; wherefore, as they were white, and exceedingly fair and delightsome, that they might not be enticing unto my people, the Lord God did cause a skin of blackness to come upon them.'
Alma 3: 6 'And the skins of the Lamanites were dark, according to the mark which was set upon their fathers, which was a curse upon them because of their transgression and their rebellion against their brethren, who consisted of Nephi, Jacob and Joseph, and Sam, who were just and holy men.'
August 27, 1954 in an address at Brigham Young University (BYU), Mormon Elder, Mark E Peterson, in speaking to a convention of teachers of religion at the college level, said:
(Rosa Parks would have probably told Petersen under which wheel of the bus he should go sit.)
1967, (then) Mormon President Ezra Taft Benson said,
"The Communist program for revolution in America has been in progress for many years and is far advanced. First of all, we must not place the blame upon Negroes. They are merely the unfortunate group that has been selected by professional Communist agitators to be used as the primary source of cannon fodder."
We are told that on June 8, 1978, it was 'revealed' to the then president, Spencer Kimball, that people of color could now gain entry into the priesthood.
According to the church, Kimball spent many long hours petitioning God, begging him to give worthy black people the priesthood. God finally relented.
Sometime before the 'revelation' came to chief 'Prophet' Spencer Kimball in June 1978, General Authority, Bruce R McConkie had said:
"The Blacks are denied the Priesthood; under no circumstances can they hold this delegation of authority from the Almighty.
The Negroes are not equal with other races where the receipt of certain blessings are concerned, particularly the priesthood and the temple blessings that flow there from, but this inequality is not of man's origin, it is the Lord's doings."
(Mormon Doctrine, pp. 526-527).
When Mormon 'Apostle' Mark E Petersen spoke on 'Race Problems- As they affect the Church' at the BYU campus in 1954, the following was also said:
"...if the negro accepts the gospel with real, sincere faith, and is really converted, to give him the blessings of baptism and the gift of the Holy Ghost, he can and will enter the celestial kingdom. He will go there as a servant, but he will get celestial glory."
When Mormon 'Prophet' and second President of the Church, Brigham Young, spoke in 1863 the following was also said:
"Shall I tell you the law of God in regard to the African race? If the white man who belongs to the chosen seed mixes his blood with the seed of Cain, the penalty, under the law of God is death on the spot. This will always be so."
(Journal of Discourses, Vo. 10, p. 110)
Yeah; Native Americans are althroughout the Book of MORMON; too.
I saw a striking contrast in the progress of the Indian people today ... they are fast becoming a white and delightsome people.... For years they have been growing delightsome, and they are now becoming white and delightsome, as they were promised.... The children in the home placement program in Utah are often lighter than their brothers and sisters in the hogans on the reservation.
At one meeting a father and mother and their sixteen-year-old daughter were present, the little member girl-sixteen-sitting between the dark father and mother, and it was evident she was several shades lighter than her parentson the same reservation, in the same hogan, subject to the same sun and wind and weather.... These young members of the Church are changing to whiteness and to delightsomeness.
One white elder jokingly said that he and his companion were donating blood regularly to the hospital in the hope that the process might be accelerated.
(Improvement Era, December 1960, pp.922-23). (p. 209)
Sorry I misunderstood Elsie :-)
I appear to have touched the third rail or something.
That’s ok; I get misunderstood a LOT!
Of course. In what way is he not?
I disagree. I think the media would actually take it easier on Romney than Cain. Look what the media is doing to Cain right now...they are absolutely destroying him.
They HAVE to take out the BLACK in the PRIMARY, who can beat the HALF-black in the GENERAL!
No, no, no...
In what way IS he?
Well... he's more than 35 yrs old, and is a Natural Born US citizen.
Experience-wise, he was a Govenor of an important state, and has significant experience in business in the finance arena.
There are PLENTY of reasons to not want to vote for Mitt Romney. This thread is full of them. But, it's silly to try to say he's "not qualified".
We can all "personally disqualify" him, based on his stand on the issues. But, that doesn't mean he's not technically qualified to fill the office.
Velly intelesting. the comments are now closed..
Agree...sort of my point. Romney went around the block once in 2008 and they’ve dredged up whatever they are going to dredge up at this point. He’s been “vetted”
Do you give money to FR??
Because his isolationist foreign policy ideology would be suicidal for us, that’s why.
Yup; just like O was 'qualified'.
That Natural born thingy is a bit iffy; but OTHERWISE...
And I am QUITE sure that the media has learned it's lesson.
They will REALLY investigate MORMONism a whole lot more than they examined O's location of birth.
How’s that? In addition to funding the IMF and the U.N., both Marxist hotbeds, we have U.S. Military personnel deployed in more than 150 nations around the world. We have been footing the defense bill for Western Europe since WWII (UK, Germany, Italy, Spain) so they can socialize their economies and rot from within.
We are engaged in the Balkans, Iraq, Afghanistan, Libya, Uganda, Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, the Philippines, Japan, and Panama to name a few while dancing to Israel’s tune.
If you think all that is wise, vote for Romney or another “mainstream” Republican. Instead, why not export and encourage real individual freedom around the world?
Good for you. I preach from the mountain tops that Romney is just a Dem in Republican disguise.
he’s more than 35 yrs old, and is a Natural Born US citizen. ...
it’s silly to try to say he’s “not qualified”.
Yeah hyes old and looks it alright
as for that “npt qualified” Im not trying...
Im saying hes not qualified
His father George was born in Mexico...
and never became an American citizen...
so Williard Mitt Romney is not a Natural Born Citizen...
hes equal to Barry Dunham-Soetoro in erligibility...
Thats why Willie Mitty has said it doesnt matter about Barrys Dad...
because he wants it to not matter about his own...
Suppose Romney is the guy. Then what? God, I can’t imagine the problems then. We don’t need another McCain. I don’t know if I can hold my nose any longer. This election is too critical and important for a Romney president. We don’t need another crap candidate. I’ll vote for Romney it that’s my only choice, but for crying out loud, can’t we do better that this?
Thank you, Jim Robinson. And this is why Free Republic is the best and most true Conservative site on the worldwideweb.
If Romney becomes our nominee, will the regulars on this board continue to bash him?
Thanks. It’s pretty depressing a whole ahead of the election to realize Obama will serve a second turn.
If ramen noodles is the the candidate, I’ll hold my nose. But, I’m so sick and tired of voting for the ‘next guy in line’. Myth is the same old. But, he’s not Obama.
We are making progress. No one said we’d change the opinions of the electorate in 4 years. This is a long haul process. The dems took some 90 plus/minus years to crap on this county.
It’s going to take that much time, and us tea partiers will make it happen, and sustain it, if we pass it on America will still be. Until our next generations give up, it will end.
I raised 3 conservative kids, did you?
So far, we have won.
Our current occupant of the WH should be impeached. He’s a treasonous bastard.
I only had 2 kids so I only raised 2 that are Conservative. One is career Air Force, the other works in an evil financial firm helping responsible investors manage their money.
Again, thank you Mr. Robinson.
No. Was it required?
If I’m correct, I believe most posters here would have preferred Romney over McCain. Either way, I don’t think there was much stopping the dreamy BS Obama had. This election, giving dreamy speeches aren’t going to work out well.
No - no way. Most posters here preferred McCain over Romney, and this time around he is still deemed the least preferred candidate here.
||Rhane, Romney is not a conservative.
Debatable. Don’t have enough time to get into that.
||He is a fraud and part of the gang that wants to permanently rule us and rob us.
Sounds like OWS talk.
||Out here, we call the members of that gang as RINOs. He is for killing babies, increasing the debt, bailing out loss making cronies, nationalized healthcare, global warming fraud, and so on.
You see, I don’t believe any of those things you mention above in regards to my choice.
||Are you sure you are not part of his campaign and someone who has been asked to sign up on FR?
Nope. In fact, without Romney running I would not have gotten into checking out many of these conservative web sites. I actually thought he was one of few candidates with an ability to think intelligently about things and with a good record.
||This decision to ban Romney from FR is a great one. IMO, his shill Bill O’Reilly should be banned too.
I can only disagree with it and that’s about it. There’s tons of good news I like reading here. It’s a good one-stop-shop for those particular items. I don’t intend to run off from this site, there may be a day in another four years (hopefully eight years) where we might agree on a choice.
Good for you! We’re army. Right now, my kids at home moms, are starting home schooling. My Army daughter (see my page for her Iraq tour) married career Army, is either going to home school, or do on post schooling. Aren’t you proud of the outcome of your family :)?
Way to go!
Why a Beretta? That is not an American gun.
I agree. The purge has already weakened this site.
I think the ‘other side’ can hold their own fine, especially after the stuff that went on in the caucuses. Romney could get only one delegate in mass and after seeing some of the tactics used, I’ve even lost my perception of him as a ‘nice guy’.
We will never get this country on track if we keep making excuses for ‘conservatives’ who behave opposite of what you have been led to think.