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  • White House Orders Government Shutdown To Go Ahead

    09/30/2013 9:13:05 PM PDT · by Tailgunner Joe · 43 replies ^ | October 1, 2013
    The White House’s budget office has notified federal agencies that the government is shutting down Tuesday, after lawmakers failed to reach an agreement on a temporary spending plan. Sylvia Mathews Burwell, the director of the White House Office of Management and Budget, said late Monday in a memorandum to agency heads that there was no indication Congress would approve a short-term funding measure before the midnight deadline. She said federal agencies should execute their plans for an orderly shutdown. The deadline for a shutdown came and went at 12:01 a.m. Tuesday, after a lengthy battle between the Republican-controlled U.S. House...
  • The War on Wisconsin

    03/28/2012 12:14:23 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 15 replies ^ | March 28, 2012 | Michelle Malkin
    Now is the time for all good tea partiers to come to the aid of Wisconsin. Fiscally conservative leaders in the Badger State are under coordinated siege from Big Labor, the White House, the liberal media and the judiciary. The yearlong campaign of union thuggery, family harassment and intimidation of Republican donors and businesses is about to escalate even further. This is the price the Right pays for doing the right thing. The most visible target is Gov. Scott Walker, who faces recall on June 5 over his tough package of state budget and public employee union reforms. Three state...
  • Freeper Investigation: Sharon Bialek

    11/07/2011 6:16:24 PM PST · by fightinJAG · 168 replies · 1+ views
    FR ^ | Nov. 7, 2011 | struggle
    Just want to draw attention to the investigative work done on the thread at the above link by freeper struggle. Search struggle for his various entries today or read through this thread, for starters. And please BTTT so struggle's posts don't get lost in the shuffle. Thanks! (And thanks to struggle.)
  • Cain hauls $1 million in donations amid controversy

    11/03/2011 11:01:49 AM PDT · by mdittmar · 112 replies
    Chicago Tribune ^ | November 3, 2011 | Reuters
    WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Republican presidential candidate Herman Cain has hauled $1 million in donations in recent days, a spokesman said on Thursday, despite accusations of sexual harassment that have consumed his campaign. The former pizza executive's fundraising took a jump once his ascent in the polls began about a month ago. He brought in $2 million in the first two weeks of October. Until then, he had raised about $5.2 million after entering the race in May.
  • Adam Kokesh 'runs' for Congress; is an antiwar activist seeking to return Ben Lujan to the House?

    03/03/2010 6:53:10 AM PST · by Sergeant Tim · 33 replies · 722+ views
    911FamiliesForAmerica ^ | March 3, 2010 | Tim Sumner
    Ben Lujan (D) -- Tom Mullins (R) -- Adam Kokesh (?)Incumbent U.S. Congressman Ben Lujan (D-NM, 3) was once considered 'safe' to win reelection to Congress. Yet Lujan voted for bringing Khalid Sheikh Mohammed here for federal trial, the health care bill, Cap and Trade, and the TARP bailout. In the only recent poll, a Democrat pollster now finds Lujan's lead over main Republican rival Tom Mullins has narrowed to within the margin of error, 40 to 36. Adam Kokesh running as a Republican in the primary against Mullins and his trailing Lujan only 40 to 32 are both far...
  • US Exonerates Authors of Bush Torture Memos (Liberals Up in Arms)

    02/02/2010 7:23:16 AM PST · by meandog · 14 replies · 854+ views
    Bush administration lawyers whose secret memos justified waterboarding and other forms of torture will not be referred to authorities for possible sanctions, according to a forthcoming ethics report. Unnamed sources who spoke to Newsweek magazine said the Obama Justice Department’s Office of Professional Responsibility (OPR) has concluded that John Yoo and Jay Bybee, who penned the infamous memos, used “poor judgment” but will not be subject to disciplinary action. Yoo and Bybee worked in the Justice Department’s Office of Legal Counsel, along with Steven Bradbury, who is also named in the report. The conclusions of the OPR report provide yet...
  • Democratic Town Halls: Times, Dates, and Locations

    08/08/2009 9:03:49 AM PDT · by fiscon1 · 50 replies · 1,609+ views
    Fox News ^ | 08/08/2009 | Foxnews
    find a town hall near you...
  • Congressman Eric Massa releases August Town Hall Meeting Schedule (Make sure NY Freepers Go)

    08/08/2009 8:15:06 AM PDT · by Behind Liberal Lines · 13 replies · 1,061+ views
    Congressman Eric Massa Website ^ | 08/06/09 | Congressman Eric Massa, D, 29th District, New York
    Congressman Eric Massa releases August Town Hall Meeting Schedule Maintaining commitment to being open and available to his constituents, Massa announces public forums PITTSFORD, NY – Beginning the August District Work Period, today Congressman Eric Massa announced his upcoming Town Hall Meeting schedule for the month of August. Four of these public forums are centered on health care. The schedule is as follows: Health Care Town Hall Meetings Thursday, August 6th Mendon Community Center 167 N. Main Street Honeoye Falls, NY 14472 7:30-9:00PM Sunday, August 16th Olean John Ash Community Center 112 N. Barry Street Olean, NY 14760 5:00-7:00PM Wednesday,...
  • George Tiller (Child Murderer) shot to death at Wichita church

    05/31/2009 9:35:48 AM PDT · by Kansas58 · 1,499 replies · 77,417+ views
    Wichita Eagle ^ | 05/30/2009 | Stan Finger
    Kansas Abortionist George Tiller was shot today as he was going to Church.
  • American crew regains control of pirated ship

    04/08/2009 8:26:16 AM PDT · by Robe · 803 replies · 31,842+ views
    CBS NEWS ^ | 04/08/09 | Me
    Breaking. Per CBS radio news.. the crew has regained control of the ship throwing three pirates overboard and capturing one.. Will post more.. Breaking
  • Antiwar rally to feature Latours Folksingers ‘join hands to end the war’

    09/05/2008 1:32:09 PM PDT · by mainestategop · 8 replies · 384+ views
    BANGOR, Maine — Folk singers Larry and Leslie Latour, along with Judd Esty-Kendall, will open a “Join Hands to End the War. Build the Peace. Rebuild the Economy” rally at 1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 13, at Paul Bunyan Park on Main Street. [snip] Among the featured speakers will be Mary Trotochaud who with her husband, Rick McDowell, moved to Baghdad in 2003 to work with emerging Iraqi civil society organizations and coordinate relief and development projects for the American Friends Service Committee. Other speakers include labor activist Katrina Bisheimer; Iranian-American history student Hosain Aghamoosa; social worker Doug Crate; Veterans for...
  • LA leftists to celebrate cuban oppresion (includes response)

    07/22/2008 9:44:15 AM PDT · by mainestategop · 7 replies · 388+ views
    International answer in conjuntion with other left wing america hating marxist groups are holding a festival on July 26th to celebrate the Cuban revolution and the 55 years of totalitarian oppresion by the Communist government of fidel castro in Cuba. Below is an article discussing it. It can also be read at July 26 "Noche Cubana" Party & Fundraiser Celebrate 55 Years Of Cuba's Revolutionary Struggle A Night of Music, Food, Film, Dancing & Solidarity with Cuba July 26th is celebrated around the world as the beginning of the Cuban revolutionary struggle. On July 26 1953, over 130 young...
  • TAPS ~ REST IN PEACE. Prayers requested.

    07/17/2008 10:41:30 PM PDT · by MountainFlower · 68 replies · 4,537+ views
      RIP Prayer Request From Mountainflower ~ TAPS ~ It is with deep sadness that I relate the following to you.  On July 15 I received an email from Dan Small stating that our mutual friend, Hal Jones, has passed away after a 16-month or so battle with cancer. Hal Jones was with us in Washington, DC at Gathering of Eagles I.  It was an honor to get to know him and Dan, and to stand with him as a Marshal that day in March.  He has gone home to be with the Lord on July 14, 2008.  He is...
  • MELANIE in BERKELEY Support The Troops RALLY 6/21! FR, Eagles Up, Gathering of Eagles, All Invited

    06/20/2008 10:18:17 AM PDT · by The Spirit Of Allegiance · 35 replies · 1,974+ views
    email | 6/20/08 | self
    FROM EMAIL from Doug Lyvere, Eagles Up -- ...Code Pink is on the ropes. The Marines have been welcomed by the Chamber of Commerce. More people, civilian's and businesses, have started showing their support for Veteran's. Everyone's efforts have started to pay off. Everyone should be proud. So this time we're going to do it a little differently. Last time we designated Berkeley a "No spend zone". Some said this had zero impact. I disagree - we made a point and whether or not a negative financial impact was felt, we got a response. This time, I think we should...
  • Berkeley Support The Troops Rally (Eagles Up, GOE, Free Republic, PGR, Melanie Morgan)

    06/23/2008 2:25:21 PM PDT · by Syncro · 64 replies · 4,043+ views
    The Institute of Phenomonology ^ | June 23, 2998 | Syncro
    Saturday EaglesUp organized a Support The Troops Rally in Berkeley, CA on the street in front of the Marine Recruiting Office (Officially The Marine Corps Officer Selection Office)Melanie Morgan gave a great speech and Diane Nagy sang patriotic songs.There were several Gold Star Family members present, and one Gold Star Mother gave a moving speechJim Robinson-the creator of Free Republic- was there with his wife and one of his sons.Several hundered came by Motorcycle after meeting down the road in Emeryville. Melanie Morgan and Eagles Up's Doug Lyvere, SgtMaj, Marine ret
  • MELANIE MORGAN: Bay Area Brothers Welcomed Home from Iraq (Heroes Welcome! SF, CA)

    04/11/2008 10:34:48 AM PDT · by Syncro · 11 replies · 106+ views
    MelanieMorgan.Com ^ | Melanie Morgan
    Bay Area Brothers Welcomed Home from Iraq Written by Melanie Morgan    Friday, 11 April 2008 This story makes my heart skip a beat. Two brothers, both Marines, serving their country in Iraq, came home safely to the San Francisco Bay Area last night. And they were greeted as heroes at the airport by the Patriot Guard Riders, EaglesUP West Coast coordinator Doug Lyvere, family and soon- to- be friends. KPIX News covered it here.250 people showed up! The Boy Scouts waited anxiously to say hello.I know that readers of this blog from the South, the Midwest and other parts...
  • Cat Moy: Ah, I love the Smell of Bikes in Berkeley in the Morning!! (Move America Forward)

    03/22/2008 8:49:14 PM PDT · by Syncro · 27 replies · 1,754+ views
    Move America Forward ^ | March 22, 2008 | Catherine Moy
    Saturday, March 22, 2008 Posted By:Catherine MoyPermalinkAh, I love the Smell of Bikes in Berkeley in the Morning!! EaglesUp.Us brought 400 of their Motorcycle buddies and another 200 pedestrians to downtown Berkeley Saturday morning to support the Marines, which have been under fire from the radical group Code Pink and the Berkeley City Council. Move America Forward’s Chairman Melanie Morgan rode into town on the back of a Hog. She and the VERY LOUD bikers cruised through the streets of Berkeley, giving them a wake-up call. As the roaring bikes cruised by, car alarms and house alarms squealed in the...
  • MELANIE MORGAN: Rolling Into Town on the Back of Fred's Hog

    03/22/2008 8:00:42 PM PDT · by Syncro · 28 replies · 1,552+ views
    MelanieMorgan.Com ^ | March 22, 2008 | Melanie Morgan
    Rolling Into Town on the Back of Fred's Hog Written by Melanie Morgan    Saturday, 22 March 2008 I admit it. I lied. A big, fat whopper. And I am NOT the least bit sorry abut it. I said in the media and in e-mail last Wednesday that our pro-troop side decided to stand down against the moonbats on the street during the 5th anniversary of the war in Iraq, and at Shattuck Square in Berkeley, Calif. where our Marine Recruiters are doing excellent work in spite of the near constant harassment. I told a fib.  I didn't want to tip our hand...
  • Berkeley Biked Big Time! Scoots, Vets, Patriots Support Our Finest(The Eye Of Syncro)

    03/22/2008 7:38:01 PM PDT · by Syncro · 108 replies · 6,040+ views
    The Institute of Phenomonology ^ | March 22, 2008 | Dr. Zoo
    A Hundred Thousand Motorcycle Riders (Well quite a few hundred) infiltrated Berkeley along with hundreds of others who drove cages and used other forms of transportation (Tunnels with Trains) in Support of our Troops and the Marine Officer Selection Recritiment Office in the California town that is trying to withdraw from the human race and The United States Of America.Well, that's my take on the actions of Berkeley whose very existance depends on our country being well armed and manned by Military Personell.I arrived about 11AM, although my camera thought it was 10The speakers were scheduled to speak in an...
  • Motorcycle-riding supporters of Marines roar into Berkeley { Eagles Up }

    03/22/2008 2:14:06 PM PDT · by SmithL · 60 replies · 1,820+ views
    San Francisco Chronicle ^ | 3/22/8 | Carolyn Jones
    BERKELEY -- Berkeley is hosting a decidedly different kind of protest today. A couple hundred flag-waving leather-clad pro-troop bikers have roared into town to show their support for the often besieged Marines recruiting center in the city. "I'm here because I support my Marines," said Steve Bosshard, a retired San Francisco police officer who came from Santa Rosa. "I don't like what Berkeley's done. They don't realize the effect it has on the troops." The center was criticized by the Berkeley city council and is often the target of protests. Today's demonstrators, most of whom are military veterans, said they...
  • The Front Line: Winter Soldier Recap

    03/22/2008 12:28:59 PM PDT · by mtngrandpa · 1 replies · 586+ views
    Gathering of Eagles ^ | March 22, 2008 | Kit Lange
    Tonight on The Front Line, we’ll be talking to “Thus Spake Ortner,” a well-known military blogger from The Sniper who, together with Jonn from This Ain’t Hell, live-blogged the Winter Soldier II hearings last week. TSO will be on to tell us all about how much of a circus it really was. So much for freedom of speech. Tune in tonight at 9 pm EST, and feel free to call the show and weigh in with your opinion at 646-915-9926 or 866-697-8111 (the toll free number)!
  • *Troop Support Rally (Berkeley CA) Sat March 22* [Update @ post #17]

    03/20/2008 9:11:55 PM PDT · by Syncro · 62 replies · 2,485+ views
    Eagles Up Website ^ | Monday, March 3, 2008 | Eagles Up Events Calandar
    Troop Support Rally Ok folks, this is the call to arms. It doesn't matter where you live, Northern California, the Western States, east coast, where ever - tell everyone you know, forward this email, call them, whatever - get the word out. It doesn't matter if you ride a bike or drive a cage. This is a call to arms for all veterans, all patriots, and all that truly respect the military. Please forward this email to every veteran you know, every organization you know, every post you know. Assume you are the only one that has received this email...
  • MELANIE MORGAN: The Left's Day of Reckoning (Wash,DC and Berkeley,CA noted)

    03/20/2008 11:43:03 AM PDT · by Syncro · 9 replies · 1,272+ views
    MelanieMorgan.Com ^ | March 19, 2008 | Melanie Morgan
    The Left's Day of Reckoning Written by Melanie Morgan    Wednesday, 19 March 2008 The militant anti-war seditionists swarmed the streets of San Francisco and Berkeley, Ca. today with the intention of disrupting traffic, commerce and left behind a trail of environmental filth in their wake. Bay Area Newsgroup has video from Berkeley's Marine Recruiting Center, where (sigh) Cindy Sheehan showed up.  In Washington, D.C. District police cleared the way TWICE to allow anti-war demonstrators back in front of the military recruiting center on L Street, and that emboldened the terrorist tactics of the left to escalate.  Kristinn Taylor from
  • About That DC Protest Yesterday

    03/20/2008 11:01:22 AM PDT · by armymarinemom · 40 replies · 2,166+ views
    Contact with MFVOV ^ | 03/20/2008 | armymarinemom
    Military Families Voice of Victory got a very interesting comment from an article about recruiting center attacks yesterday from coast to coast. One of the cities reported about was DC "SDS threw paint bombs, rocks and damaged police cars. Witnesses have reported that MPDC Chief Cathy Lanier has ordered the police to do nothing if the center was attacked." This was from a report phone in which was also reported here at FR. Today a response was made by Communications at MPD. "The Metropolitan Police Department (MPD) must enforce local law and the rights afforded to every person under the...
  • Protesters call for end to war [DC Chapter defends recruiting office]

    03/20/2008 2:59:46 AM PDT · by Jim Robinson · 4 replies · 672+ views
    Stars and Stripes ^ | March 20, 2008 | By Leo Shane III, Stars and Stripes
    WASHINGTON — Hundreds of protesters fanned out across the nation’s capital Wednesday to call for an end to military operations in Iraq, but city police reported none of the major civic disruptions organizers had predicted. The events, scheduled to coincide with the five-year anniversary of the start of the Iraq war, came a few days after pro-war groups marched on the National Mall in support of a continued U.S. presence in Iraq. Leslie Cagan, co-chair of United for Peace and Justice, said the goal of dispersed demonstrations was to bring awareness to the “shock and awe, shockingly and awful occupation...
  • CNN Features Only Anti-War Websites on Iraq War Anniversary

    03/20/2008 2:51:32 AM PDT · by Jim Robinson · 10 replies · 773+ views
    NewsBusters ^ | March 19, 2008 | By Matthew Balan
    Wednesday’s "The Situation Room" featured three anti-war grassroots websites during a short segment, without including any from the opposing viewpoint. Host Wolf Blitzer introduced the segment by talking about the anti-war protests marking the 5-year anniversary of the beginning of the Iraq war. "Hundreds of anti-war protesters gathered in Washington for this, the fifth anniversary of the war in Iraq. At least 31 people were arrested today, according to the organizers. Protests are also happening across the country, and many of them are being organized online." Blitzer brought in CNN Internet reported Abbi Tatton, who described the websites and the...
  • WAR ANNIVERSARY: Marylanders outspoken against conflict in Iraq

    03/20/2008 2:44:58 AM PDT · by Jim Robinson · 9 replies · 644+ views
    Daily Times Online ^ | March 19, 2008 | By Ben Meyerson, Veena Trehan and Will Skowronski
    WASHINGTON — Her anti-war stance helped her knock off the incumbent in Maryland's 4th Congressional District, and on Wednesday it made Donna Edwards one of the keynote speakers in a day of protests on the fifth anniversary of the war in Iraq. ~snip~ Student activists chained themselves to desks in the middle of the street, a giant missile with an effigy of President Bush decorated a corner and protesters costumed as polar bears stalked the streets with a booming soundtrack as the rain dampened turnout, but not the enthusiasm of the protesters. ~snip~ Elsewhere, a multi-group coalition of students led...
  • Remember me

    03/19/2008 5:31:46 PM PDT · by Salena Zito · 12 replies · 1,035+ views
    RealClearPolitics ^ | salena zito
    Remember Me By Salena Zito Time punishes war. The war in Iraq is no exception; as each moment passes, public resolve, politics and passion erode its mission. Collectively, many Americans tend to remember the mistakes and politics that led us there, rather than the faces of the men and women who serve and defend us. Seven months ago, Lizzie Palmer, a young lady from Columbus, Ohio, barely over the threshold of childhood, felt compelled to do her part to remind people of those faces. The result is a stunning video that was showcased on Chris Wallace's Fox News Sunday last...
  • Army Recruiting Station Vandalized (Milwaukee)

    03/19/2008 2:08:23 PM PDT · by tgslTakoma · 16 replies · 1,352+ views
    AM 620 WTMJ Radio ^ | March 19, 2008 | Jay Sorgi
    Story Created: Mar 19, 2008 Story Updated: Mar 19, 2008 People driving by the Army Recruiting Station on Milwaukee's east side are finding it boarded up with a vandal's message on the 5th anniversary of the Iraq War. Vandals put graffiti saying "War Is Offensive" and broke windows at the facility on the 3100 block of North Oakland Avenue, near the UWM campus. Officials there later boarded up the windows. A man who works in the area said he saw anti-war slogans written on the windows also. This is not the first time the place has been vandalized. Last year,...
  • DC Recruiting Center Under Attack: Rocks and Paint Bombs: Cops Under Orders to do Nothing

    03/19/2008 1:48:04 PM PDT · by tgslTakoma · 380 replies · 14,804+ views
    On-Scene Call From Kristinn | March 19, 2008
    Just got a call from Kristinn on-scene.This is the SECOND round of attacks that the station and Freepers have withstood today.Cops are clearing the street of cars so the violent radicals can march down the street to the recruiting center unencumbered.Crowds have been throwing rocks, paint bombs in GLASS bottles, water bottles, and anything esle they can throw.MPDC Chief Cathy Lanier was there before the attacks, ORDERING HER OFFICERS to DO NOTHING if the station was attacked.No arrests are being made.More info as I get it.Kristinn is asking any Freepers and Friends in the area to come down and stand...
  • Three have 'Resolve to Win': Veterans march to rally support for troops overseas

    03/13/2008 12:13:20 PM PDT · by impeachedrapist · 10 replies · 548+ views
    The Herald (NC) ^ | 3/13/06 | Jordan Cooke
    Smithfield — Maj. Dennis McCool is no stranger to war. A retired Army officer, McCool, 60, began his 20-year Army career at the height of an unpopular war. His deployment to Vietnam, where more than 58,000 American soldiers died, lasted for several years. “I have lived for 38 years with a burden that every Vietnam veteran carries,” says McCool, a native of Sanford, Fla. “That burden is that we did not win. It was not our fault... Since returning home in December, the trio has embarked on another mission: to rally support for the troops. They set out on March...
  • Reminder: D.C. Chapter to Protect 14th and L St., NW, Recruiting Center Wed., March 19

    03/18/2008 12:30:21 PM PDT · by kristinn · 22 replies · 773+ views
    Tuesday, March 18, 2008 | Kristinn
    The D.C. Chapter of invites all Freepers and lurkers in good standing to join us on Wednesday, March 19, 2008, for an all day demonstration in support of our troops and their mission at the 14th and L St., NW, recruiting center in Washington, D.C.This recruiting center is on the list of targets by anti-American protesters marking the fifth anniversary of the liberation of Iraq--a liberation they oppose to this day.We will stand in front of the recruiting center to protect it from attack by the anti-American protesters.Please wear an item of red, white and blue clothing.Being that we...
  • March 15,'08 Support the Troops March - D.C. Chapter Does it's Part

    03/18/2008 6:01:05 AM PDT · by trooprally · 45 replies · 882+ views
    March 18,2008
    While was being held down by regular FReepers iMacMan and Eager, and 5 Legionnaires from a local Post, the rest of the Chapter headed to D.C. All pics are by [Mrs] T. She and Lurker Ethel couldn't make the whole march so they cut out at 7th Street and waited for us at our post-march gathering location and got some good pics. BELOW: Some pics that you may not have seen on all the blogs and other postings covering the march. BELOW LEFT: Laura Youngblood, Gold Star Wife, and good friend, with Fraxinus. BELOW LEFT: A familiar "face" from...
  • Wear Red, White and Blue this Wed., March 19 to Support Our Troops and Their Mission!

    03/17/2008 9:02:58 PM PDT · by kristinn · 16 replies · 1,442+ views
    Monday, March 17, 2008 | Kristinn
    Patriotic Americans are being urged to wear red, white and blue clothing this Wednesday, March 19, 2008, to show support for our troops and their mission on the fifth anniversary of the liberation of Iraq from the terrorist regime of Saddam Hussein.Anything from scarves and ties to a full blown Uncle Sam suit will do. When someone compliments you on your patriotic attire, take the opportunity to explain to them why you're wearing the red, white and blue on Wednesday.The anti-American left will be out in the streets across the country that day protesting and rioting. Most of us will...
  • Eagles Muster - Eagles Up!/GOE Rally and March (MAF Blogger Danny)

    03/16/2008 5:36:32 PM PDT · by Syncro · 4 replies · 660+ views
    MelanieMorgan.Com ^ | March 15, 2008 | Danny Gonzalez
    Eagles Muster - Eagles Up!/GOE Rally and March Written by MAF Blogger Danny    Sunday, 16 March 2008 Just hours ago, I, along with Melanie Morgan, Cat Moy, Mary Pearson and the rest of the Move America Forward team, attended the Eagles Up!/GOE “Eagles Muster” rally. Move America Forward was honored to assist Eagles Up and (Ed: Dr. Zoo made this hot link ------>) Free Republic in organizing today’s events. Walking through the lawn up to the Washington Monument, at the bottom of which everyone was assembled, I felt way more comfortable surrounded by Veterans and military families than...
  • Ralliers in D.C. Work To Build Counterweight To Antiwar Movement

    03/15/2008 8:16:38 PM PDT · by mdittmar · 35 replies · 1,379+ views
    Washington Post ^ | March 16, 2008 | V. Dion Haynes
    Chanting such slogans as "surrender is not an option" and waving American flags, a few hundred people from across the country rallied and paraded in downtown Washington yesterday to support the war. The demonstration was sponsored by Eagles UP!, an organization founded by veterans in the wake of a war protest about a year ago that drew thousands to Washington. Although small in number, the demonstrators said yesterday that they represent many others from their home towns who believe there needs to be a more vocal counterweight to the antiwar movement. "We cannot be the silent majority again," Lawrence B....
  • Live Thread on Blogtalk radio on the events today in D.C. 9:00 Eastern time zone

    03/15/2008 5:24:28 PM PDT · by weldgophardline · 15 replies · 1,169+ views
    3-15-08 | weldgophardline
    Link to blogtalk radio show Frontline. To nights show is on the IVAW event and Gathering of Eagles counter to it today.
  • LIVE FEED: Eagles Up! Eagles Muster: Patriot's March

    03/15/2008 10:20:09 AM PDT · by freema · 35 replies · 1,052+ views
    Eagles Up! ^ | March 15, 2008 | Eagles Up!
    Follow the link for video AND audio.
  • CodePink disrupts MAF's press conference exposing their attacks on recruiting centers

    03/14/2008 12:29:54 PM PDT · by Jim Robinson · 75 replies · 3,717+ views
    You guys won’t believe the scene at the National Press Club today. We at Move America Forward were releasing our investigative report on the nationwide plague of attacks against military recruiting centers. (The Sedition Report) Congressman John Carter (co-sponsor of the Semper Fi Act) was there speaking. So too was Debbie Lee, mother of the 1st Navy Seal killed in Iraq. Then, midway through the news conference, members of Code Pink, International ANSWER and Global Exchange start heckling, screaming, yelling. They said our claims of improper actions by anti-war radicals were all lies, that the anti-military activists have been nothing...
  • EAGLES UP WINTER SOLDIER II Live Video, March 14,2008

    03/14/2008 8:03:52 AM PDT · by trooprally · 27 replies · 3,576+ views
    EaglesUp.US | March 14,2008
    Eagles Up and their supporting organizations are at The National Labor College, George Meany Campus in Silver Spring, Maryland. Right now there are about 50 Troop Supporters. ConcreteBob says while numbers are small now, that everyone knows who they are and why they are there. No sound yet, camera is in a fixed position, but periodically moved, and pics come in every few seconds, but it is a start. Live VideoOn Thursday, Troop Supporters, mostly Gathering of Eagles, were on Capitol Hill talking to and handing out the petition to NOT put any Winter Soldier II "testimony" into the congressional...
  • Left-Wing Anarchists and Connection to NYC Marine Recuriting Center Bombing (Melanie Morgan)

    03/08/2008 8:54:57 PM PST · by Syncro · 18 replies · 2,250+ views
    MelanieMorgan.Com ^ | March 7, 2008 | Melanie Morgan
    Left-Wing Anarchists and Connection to NYC Marine Recuriting Center Bombing Written by Melanie Morgan    Friday, 07 March 2008 I am having a flashback. Several, in fact. Each time I write about the bombing of the Marine Recruiting center in New York City, images in my head from the bombing of the Marine barracks in Beirut meld together. I was there in 1983, reporting for my former employer, ABC.  I spent three weeks examining terrorism up close, and it's hate filled connections to Hamas and Hezbollah.    Marine Compound, Beirut 1983  I still have nightmares about the deaths of 283 Marines...
  • New Report Finds Increase in [CodePink?] Attacks Against Military Recruiters in America [FR's speak]

    03/13/2008 3:07:39 PM PDT · by Jim Robinson · 45 replies · 2,163+ views
    PRNewswire-USNewswire ^ | March 13, 2008 | MAF Press Release
    WASHINGTON, March 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The nation's largest pro-troop organization, Move America Forward (website: ) will hold a news conference this Friday, March 14, 2008, calling attention to, and denouncing, the rising trend of violence against military recruiting centers. The news conference takes place in the Murrow Room at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C. on Friday, March 14th at 9:30 AM. Move America Forward will provide detailed accounts of these attacks, including photographs and documents, to members of the media in attendance. A new national television ad campaign calling attention to these attacks will also be unveiled....
  • E-Ticket to D.C., Ready or Not, Here We Come (Melanie Morgan to DC!)

    03/13/2008 11:55:21 AM PDT · by Syncro · 9 replies · 795+ views
    MelanieMorgan.Com ^ | March 12 , 2008 | Melanie Morgan
    E-Ticket to D.C., Ready or Not, Here We Come Written by Melanie Morgan    Wednesday, 12 March 2008 Forgive me for being redundant on this website (but since it's my own I feel 'entitled' to repeat myself.) I have thrown my four-ounce tube of toothpaste and small liquid bottles in my suitcase, a couple pair of jeans, a few sweaters and tons of files, documents and visuals I will need for Move America Forward's National Press Conference on Friday at 12:30 pdt in Washington, D.C. Plus a can of lavender aerosol (my personal favorite) to spray on smelly hippies taking...
  • Winter Soldiers II: We Won't Stand for More Lies (Melanie Morgan)

    03/12/2008 12:24:54 AM PDT · by Syncro · 9 replies · 1,288+ views
    MelanieMorgan.Com ^ | March 10, 2008 | Melanie Morgan
    Home News Latest Winter Soldiers II: We Won't Stand for More Lies Winter Soldiers II: We Won't Stand for More Lies Written by Melanie Morgan    Monday, 10 March 2008 The country is swept up in Obama-mania, the candidate who promises immediate withdrawal from Iraq just as we are winning the war. The anger in the streets is palpable. And in the middle of election madness, the hate-filled rhetoric of the anti-war crowd has gone under the radar of the Mainstream Media. ALERT: An ugly thing is set to happen in Washington, D.C. this week. The same people who are bombing Marine Recruiting Centers...
  • Veterans, Troop Supporters Oppose “Winter Soldier II”

    03/10/2008 1:24:06 PM PDT · by Interesting Times · 50 replies · 1,303+ views
    Eagles Up email ^ | March 4, 2008 | Eagles Up
    Washington, D.C., March 4, 2008 – A national coalition of pro-troop and veteran organizations is gathering in the Washington area next week to oppose a planned reenactment of Sen. John Kerry’s infamous “Winter Solider” anti-Vietnam War event that, like its predecessor, will feature “testimony” alleging atrocities committed by American troops this time in Afghanistan and Iraq. Eagles Up and other organizations are taking aim at Winter Soldier II, patterned after a similar event staged by Massachusetts Sen. John Kerry’s Vietnam Veterans Against the War in 1971. Although most of the “veterans” who “testified” in Kerry’s event a generation ago...

    02/24/2008 3:46:04 PM PST · by MountainFlower · 113 replies · 1,356+ views
    email | Col. Riley
    <p>Please visit and view Rolling Thunder Washington DC support.</p> <p>As I’ve suggested on many occasions, the only way to support our nation, our troops, our fallen, and make our point, send our message, convince people of what we stand for, is putting our ”boots on the ground”, or should I say “rubber on the target”?</p>
  • Call to Action: America Stand Up for your Troops

    12/26/2007 5:21:37 AM PST · by concretebob · 50 replies · 512+ views
    Gathering of Eagles ^ | 26 December 2007 | Chris Hill
    Colonel Harry Riley, USA Ret, Chairman of EaglesUp has a message for America. You can read that message on the EagleUp website.Chris Hill, National Director of Gathering of Eagles has this message: All of us remember St. Patrick's Day, 2007. It was blustery, cold, bitter and just about perfect. The time has come to revisit that emotion. Those that would disparage our brave men and women in uniform are planning to congregate in our nation's Capital once again this coming March. On March 15, 2008, Gathering of Eagles, in coordination with Move America Forward, Freedom's Watch, The Band of Mothers,...
  • NJ Eagles Up group to collect holiday cards for Move America Forward's tour

    11/06/2007 8:41:07 PM PST · by JoyjoyfromNJ · 10 replies · 432+ views
    Eagles ^ | Nov 4, 2007 | USMCdaughter1
    Ladies and gentlemen: The Eagles and Protest Warriors of Ft. Monmouth, New Jersey cordially invite you to join us on Saturday, December 15th, for a rally for our troops at 12pm. We will be collecting holiday cards for the troops at Ft. Monmouth beginning Saturday, November 10. These cards will be hand delivered to Move America Forward when they come to Ground Zero in NYC on December 16th. If you cannot make it to the Fort to deliver your cards, please mail them to the address listed at the bottom of this post. Honoring Heroes at the Holidays Tour...
  • Veterans Organization Offers Reward (for vandals of Vietnam Veteran's Memorial)

    10/15/2007 9:12:31 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 23 replies · 253+ views ^ | Week of October 15, 2007
    AMVETS National Commander John P. "J.P." Brown III announced today that AMVETS is offering a $5,000 reward for information leading to the arrest and successful prosecution of those responsible for the Sept. 7, 2007 vandalism of the Vietnam Veterans' Memorial. According to the National Park Service, an unidentified substance stained 14 of the memorial's 140 panels. For more information, visit the AMVETS website.
  • World Can’t Wait packs auditorium for impeachment (Mini Moonbat Meeting of 150 morons)

    08/29/2007 12:34:31 AM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 17 replies · 759+ views
    San Francisco Bayview ^ | July 18, 2007 | Bud Hazelkorn
    The national antiwar-impeachment group, World Can’t Wait, drew 150 people, representing the range of the city’s cultural milieu, to the San Francisco Main Library’s Koret Auditorium Sunday to “drive out the Bush Regime” and reverse its slide toward what many see as an imperial presidency. The meeting was one of at least 11 such events around the country this month and last, from New York to Los Angeles, mobilizing public sentiment for impeachment, despite the repeated insistence by Nancy Pelosi and the Democratic Party leadership that the issue is “off the table.” An American Research Group poll last week found...