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  • 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...
  • 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...
  • IVAW nutball update: One membership terminated, another indefinitely suspended (GOE, Malkin Threats)

    03/12/2008 2:26:34 PM PDT · by Syncro · 9 replies · 1,073+ views
    Michelle Malkin Website ^ | March 12, 2008 | Michelle Malkin
    IVAW nutball update: One membership terminated, another indefinitely suspended By Michelle Malkin  •  March 12, 2008 12:53 PM The Iraq Veterans Against the War zealot who threatened to “waste” pro-military activists has had his membership revoked.The Iraq Veterans Against the War zealot who threatened to bomb the Gathering of Eagles and who issued an assassination threat against me has had his membership suspended.An IVAW official also issues an apology: While this blog is not primarily an official blog, and often veers into the personal, I would like to put my official hat on and make the following statement on behalf of Iraq...
  • 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...
  • WINTER SOLDIER Action Alert

    03/10/2008 6:06:20 PM PDT · by MountainFlower · 29 replies · 1,173+ views
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    This was forwarded to me from Colonel Riley, with the request to please pass the information on. Let’s do what we can to assist with this! Subject: Winter Soldier Action Alert Getting to Talk Radio: Sometime this week (and possibly as early as tomorrow morning) American Thinker will simultaneously publish three articles related to Winter Soldier. There will be one each from Scott Swett and myself on WSI and media, from 1971 to 2008 respectively. I don't yet know what the other will be or who is the author, but it will be favorable to our side. Rush Limbaugh routinely...
  • Eagles Muster: A Call to Action for Our Troops! (Melanie Morgan: MoveAmericaForward)

    03/11/2008 11:48:19 AM PDT · by Syncro · 25 replies · 821+ views
    Move America Forward ^ | March 10, 2008 | Melanie Morgan
    Posted By:Melanie MorganPermalink Eagles Muster: A Call to Action for Our Troops! Colonel Harry Riley of Eagles Up sent us this update on their planned pro-troop activities that take place Friday, March 14th and Saturday, March 15th.  Move America Forward will be joining forces with Eagles Up for these important events. We will have a live webcast going all day Friday and Saturday at www.EaglesUp.us. Eagles Up and other organizations/movements are taking aim this month at groups of criminals, malcontents, traitors, seditionists, in the world of ANSWER, CODE PINK, IVAW, MOVEON.ORG, WINTER SOLDIER TESTIMONY, ISLAMIC RADICALS, and other elements with...
  • A bomb threat against the Gathering of Eagles

    Go to Michelle Malkin's site, click on the link, and flag this POS blogg as having objectionable content. The more flags, the better the chance of it getting removed.Also, when you hold your cursor on the flag button, you'll see a linkable "objectionable content". Click on it, and follow the maze of links to report this dirt bag. Even call the FBI if you're so inclined This is a terrorist threat against a peacefully gathering group of veterans. It cannot be tolerated.
  • New Orders for Congress to Come From Crawford (Ultra Hurl Alert)

    03/10/2008 10:21:11 AM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 4 replies · 810+ views
    North Texas Indie Media Center ^ | March 8, 2008 | "Rainshadow"
    Does Congress want to take an Easter break? The American People have used many different tactics to try to end the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. They have camped outside the Bush Ranch in an attempt to get a conference with the president. He refused to meet with them.The people have petitioned Congress and even changed its balance of power. Still, Congress votes to continue funding the wars, and on the fifth anniversary of the beginning of the Iraq War which has killed almost 4,000 Americans and over a million Iraqis, Congress plans to be on vacation. Except that a...
  • [Sean]Penn,[Cindy]Sheehan,Gonzalez to Address March 16th Peace Vigil in San Francisco (FReep?)

    03/10/2008 9:33:12 AM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 14 replies · 786+ views
    PR Newswire ^ | March 8, 2008
    SAN FRANCISCO, Actor Sean Penn and Peace Activist Cindy Sheehan will headline "Iraq: 5 Years Too Many", an event marking the fifth anniversary of the US invasion of Iraq. Also featured will be Reverend Gregory Stewart, Senior Minister of the Unitarian Universalist Church; Matt Gonzalez, former President of the San Francisco Board of Supervisors; and Justin Raimondo, Editorial Director of Antiwar.com. The program will begin at 5pm on Sunday, March 16th, 2008 at the Unitarian Universalist Church, 1187 Franklin Street (near Geary) in San Francisco. After the speakers finish, attendees will march to the War Memorial Auditorium on Van Ness...
  • PATRIOT GUARD RIDER vs. BICYCLE RAGE BOY, Walter Reed Freep 147, 2/08/08

    03/09/2008 8:33:13 PM PDT · by Albion Wilde · 65 replies · 3,545+ views
    March 9, 2008 | Albion Wilde, with photos by kburi and [Mrs] Trooprally
    Bicyle Rage Boy spews hate-America whines to Patriot Guard Rider Ted, who patiently attempts to educate him.photo by Mrs Trooprally WASHINGTON, DC, February 8, 2008— This week's FReep featured a welcome visit by two Patriot Guard Riders who had been in the Walter Reed hospital delivering hand-fashioned eagle-head canes to recovering wounded troops. As well, a youngish leftie who claimed to be a former Marine shouted hate-America slogans as he cycled by the FReep, but was directly engaged by one of the Patriot Guard and several FReepers, who patiently took the time to listen to his rant and tried to...
  • Clinton, Obama: Own up to feces throwers! (Melanie Morgan on Times Square bombing)

    03/07/2008 10:17:46 PM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 9 replies · 1,016+ views
    World Net Daily ^ | March 7, 2008 | Melanie Morgan
    The improvised explosive device went off at approximately 3:45 a.m., shattering glass and twisting the building's metal frame. Some will dismiss this as just another attack on our troops in Iraq or Afghanistan. But, the attack didn't take place in the Middle East – the attack against our troops took place here on American soil. The bombing of the military recruiting center located at Times Square in New York City is still under investigation. Police report a hooded individual leaving the scene on a bike just prior to the bomb's explosion. Eight Democratic politicians received letters providing a warning of...
  • Patriot missiles: Iraq Veterans Against the War

    03/03/2008 10:36:37 PM PST · by tgslTakoma · 29 replies · 126+ views
    TimesOnline ^ | March 2, 2008 | Ariel Leve
    Some of them will be okay. They will live with the secrets. They can dissociate from what happened in combat because it was part of the job. It was what they signed up for. They will keep the secrets out of duty – the silence is part of a code, and they honour that code above all else. But for others, the secrets they keep are like a poison, slowly releasing toxins of shame and remorse. Who can they tell anyway? They talk to each other – other veterans who have seen what they’ve seen, done what they’ve done, and...
  • RALLY IN NEW HAVEN CONNECTICUT TO DEFEND THE WAR MEMORIALS FROM MS-13 GANG DESECRATION

    02/29/2008 7:17:55 AM PST · by RaceBannon · 64 replies · 1,655+ views
    The Gathering of Eagles | 2-29-08 | RaceBannon
    The GATHERING OF EAGLES, a patriotic organization whose goal is to publicly support our men and women in uniform, whether active duty or veteran, announces our whole hearted participation with the New Haven GUARDIAN ANGELS in an upcoming rally at the Vietnam and Korean War memorial The Vietnam and Korean War Memorial Walls in New Haven, CT have been desecrated on three separate occasions. It is believed to have been done by Illegal Alien gangs including - but not necessarily limited to - the MS-13 criminal gang organization due to the messages that were scrawled upon the face of these...
  • Former U.N. weapons inspector to speak in Barnstable (Scott Ritter)[FReep Needed?]

    02/25/2008 12:36:35 AM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 68 replies · 1,076+ views
    The Cape Cod Times ^ | February 25, 2008 | K.C. Myers
    Scott Ritter, a former U.N. weapons inspector and high-profile critic of the war in Iraq, will speak at Barnstable High School on Wednesday about the Bush administration's policy in Iran. A former intelligence officer in the U.S. Marines who worked as a U.N. weapons inspector in Iraq from 1991 to 1998, Ritter maintained back in 2002 that there was not enough evidence to support Bush's claim that Iraq had weapons of mass destruction and that therefore the war was not justified. He drew sharp criticism from conservatives at the time. In 2002, Time Magazine asked him about right-wing critics calling...
  • EAGLE'S NEST II

    02/24/2008 3:46:04 PM PST · by MountainFlower · 113 replies · 1,356+ views
    email | Col. Riley
    <p>Please visit http://www.rtmrwdc.org/upevents.html 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>
  • Berkeley-Like Incident in DC

    02/22/2008 8:29:53 AM PST · by Just A Nobody · 26 replies · 193+ views
    Human Events ^ | 02/22/2008 | Katie O'Malley
    Last week’s Vietnam flashback was courtesy of the mixed nuts in Berkeley who took it upon themselves to label the local Marine recruiters “intruders” and “unwelcome.” Some people will do anything for a feelgood liberal headline. But we were heartened by the overwhelming numbers of proud and patriotic Americans standing by our defenders. And, typically for liberals, Berserkely kinda backed down under their pressure. (Hey, Mrs. Obama: plenty of folks manage to find lots to be proud of in America.) While we were distracted by the Berserkely street theater, a much more disturbing scene was unfolding in our Nation’s Capital....
  • Anti-military activists have too much say at schools (Corvallis, Oregon)

    02/22/2008 1:42:28 AM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 20 replies · 537+ views
    Corvallis Gazette-Times ^ | February 21, 2008 | Pat Wray
    Some columns write themselves. Some are a struggle and leave me confused, conflicted and a little angry. This is one of those. It started out as a tongue-in-cheek look at the recent action by the city council in Berkeley, Calif., to oust the U.S. Marine Corps recruiting office and brand the Marines “uninvited and unwelcome intruders.” I planned to compare the situation in that strange city with our fairly-liberal-but-not-ridiculously-so approach here in Corvallis. Then I started doing research. I learned that an anti-military organization has access to our high school students equal to that of the U.S. Armed Forces. The...
  • The great city of Berkeley knee-jerk free-for-all

    02/21/2008 10:08:41 PM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 16 replies · 1,017+ views
    The Sacramento Bee ^ | February 20, 2008 | Peter Schrag
    he brouhaha sparked by the Berkeley City Council these past couple of weeks demonstrates again that you can be within shouting distance of one of the world's great educational institutions and still be terminally stupid. The council, as almost everybody not in a deep trance must know, voted to send a letter telling the U.S. Marine Corps to, in effect, get the hell out of town. The particular target was a Marine recruiting office on Shattuck Square. Predictably, that got the right-wing bloggers knee-jerking right back, sending them into paroxysms of righteous indignation. It also – and justifiably – upset...
  • Editorial: Berkeley City Council: crossing the line

    02/19/2008 2:06:54 PM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 13 replies · 205+ views
    The Stanford Daily ^ | February 19, 2008 | Editorial Board
    In late January, the Berkeley city council voted 8-1 to declare the Marines working at a local recruiting office “uninvited and unwelcome intruders,” proceeding to express wishes to have said office removed from the city. The resolution further stated that the City of Berkeley applauded residents and organizations that “volunteer to impede, passively or actively, by nonviolent means, the work of any military recruiting office located in the City of Berkeley.” This action is disrespectful and inappropriate. The United States Marine Corps includes some our bravest and most dedicated service men and women. Regardless of whether or not one agrees...
  • Berkeley City Council

    02/19/2008 11:41:03 AM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 5 replies · 304+ views
    Target of Opportunity ^ | February 13, 2008 | Porter Marconi
    The City of Berkeley, California HATES the military - all branches and they have absolutely no respect for anyone wearing a military uniform. Mayor Tom Bates and the Berkeley City Council have officially taken that stance. There is no other way to look at it. They can deny it all they want to, but there is no hiding from the public record. Here is the proof. On 29 January 2008, the Berkeley City Council voted to tell the U.S. Marines that its Shattuck Avenue recruiting station "is not welcome in the city, and if recruiters choose to stay, they do...
  • Former Navy Petty Officer Becomes First Woman to Open Store Under Little Caesars Veterans Program

    02/09/2008 3:41:59 AM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 14 replies · 397+ views
    PR Newswire ^ | January 31, 2008
    VALDOSTA, Ga., Jan. 30 /PRNewswire/ -- Little Caesar Enterprises, Inc. today celebrates the grand opening of the fifth store to open under the Little Caesars Veterans Program as U.S. military veteran and Little Caesars franchisee Patricia Evans opens her doors for business at 1650 F Baytree Road in Valdosta, Georgia. "The Little Caesars Veterans Program has provided me the opportunity to transition to a new career as my family and I begin the next chapter in our lives," said Evans. "I am proud to be the first woman to open a store under this program, and I'm excited to be...
  • Berkeley Support The Marines Rally - CALL FOR RESOURCES & LOGISTICS THREAD

    02/08/2008 9:28:11 PM PST · by The Spirit Of Allegiance · 156 replies · 21,696+ views
    YOU are the Source-- | 2/8/08 | Self--CA Coordinator for Gathering of Eagles
    This is a CALL for RESOURCES. As California Coordinator for Gathering of Eagles, I have located living room campout/sleeping space in the Berkeley area for some Eagles coming in from out of town. We need a lot more living rooms! Also helpful would be knowledgeable locals who can help with parking and a shuttle service--why feed BERKELEY'S parking meters?!? Also need bottled water, snacks, sunblock, hand sanitizer, batteries of all sizes, posterboards, Magic Markers, whatever you think might be useful. Check back for updates. IF you HAVE resources, FReepmail me and I'll discreetly try to direct a qualified situation your...
  • Calling all Eagles - Colorado Caravan to Berkeley (Join me on a trip to Berkeley, CA)

    02/08/2008 8:30:10 PM PST · by Syncro · 15 replies · 235+ views
    Gathering Of Eagles: Colorado ^ | Feb 8, 2008 | Guest Author
    Feb 08 Join me on a trip to Berkeley, CABriefings, Guest Author 1 Comment » Feb 07 Calling all Eagles - Colorado Caravan to BerkeleyBriefings, Events, Motivation 1 Comment » BERKELEY - Facing off over Marine Corps 3 war opponents chain selves to door of recruiting station, and right-wing blogosphere goes ballistic— —Berkeley Marine Protest: Video Shows Confrontation as Cops Remain ‘Neutral’“We’re trying to remain neutral as possible.” Calling all Eagles - Colorado Caravan to Berkeley Yes you guessed it, we’re “NOT NEUTRAL” and lean more towards ballistic.We Leave at 05:00 am Monday 2/11/2008 - Parking lot , Littleton CO.Destination...
  • Berkeley's anti-Marines declaration prompts bills to strip federal funds

    02/06/2008 12:50:37 PM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 150 replies · 375+ views
    The San Jose Mercury News ^ | February 6, 2008 | Doug Oakley
    Uproar over anti-Marine policyA move to strip Berkeley institutions of federal funds is going forward in Congress in retaliation for last week's City Council vote telling the U.S. Marines their recruiting station is not welcome in the city. Six Republican senators and an Orange County representative are introducing companion bills called the Semper Fi Act of 2008 that takes away $2 million, including funds from UC Berkeley and a local foundation that provides lunches to the Berkeley Unified School District. The Senate bill was introduced today by Sen. Jim DeMint, R-S.C.; Sen. Saxby Chambliss, R-Ga.; Sen. Tom Coburn, R-Okla.; Sen....
  • Berkeley Attacks U.S. Marines - MAF Responds! PROTEST OF BERKELEY CITY COUNCIL

    02/05/2008 12:50:10 PM PST · by Syncro · 168 replies · 1,581+ views
    Move America Forward ^ | Feb 5, 2008 | Move America Forward
    Berkeley Attacks U.S. Marines - MAF Responds!PROTEST OF BERKELEY CITY COUNCIL * TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 12, 2008 * 2134 MARTIN LUTHER KING, JR. WAY – BERKELEY, CA - CLICK HERE for MAP * Council Meeting Begins at 7:00 PM (We are asking people to be there early, however – if possible, start arriving by 5:00 PM) ** Also… If you can, please join us for our “picketing” of the City Council Chambers. We will be out there at 2134 Martin Luther King, Jr. Way beginning at 5:00 AM for the morning news. We will have a presence all throughout the day...
  • Treason in Berkeley (Melanie Morgan)

    02/04/2008 10:23:11 PM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 17 replies · 298+ views
    World Net Daily ^ | February 1, 2008 | Melanie Morgan of MFA
    Society for years has endured the freakish antics of Berkeley dwellers. Naked people streaking in the streets; smelly hippies begging for money as they sing drunken renditions of '60s anti-war songs; adults sitting in trees like a bad zoo exhibit. But the Berkeley City Council and instigators from the extreme left have crossed the line this time. The council Tuesday night passed two anti-military, anti-American resolutions and agreed to send a letter to the city's only Marine recruiting office saying the military are "uninvited intruders." This is treasonous, hateful behavior that steals the First Amendment rights of the Marines, the...
  • Communists Are Protesting Marines at Berkeley With Code Pink

    02/04/2008 12:02:02 PM PST · by Wyatt K · 16 replies · 695+ views
    Discover the Networks ^ | 02./04/2008 | Discover the NEtworks
    Founded in June 2005 by Charles Clark Kissinger, a longtime leader of the Revolutionary Communist Party, World Can't Wait (WCW) is a direct action movement seeking to organize "people living in the United States to take responsibility to stop the whole disastrous course led by the Bush administration." The organization asserts that removing President Bush from office "will be like removing a forty-pound tumor from your gut." WCW vows "to send Bush, Cheney and the rest of those fascists packing. ... After that, there are people in 'World Can't Wait' who are working for everything from reforming the Democratic party,...
  • Pushing Pelosi (Cindy "Mother Moonbat" Sheehan)

    02/04/2008 12:51:36 AM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 8 replies · 312+ views
    Mother Jones ^ | January 31, 2008 | Josh Harkinson
    One morning last August in San Francisco, six women in pink sweaters marched up a hilly boulevard towing pink roller bags full of shoes. They unzipped the bags in front of Congresswoman Nancy Pelosi's house, dumped the shoes on her lawn, and went on to arrange loafers, pumps, and pink glittery sandals like hawkers at a yard sale. Anchoring their display was a pair of combat boots, placed on Pelosi's doorstep. The boots, like the other shoes, had been pulled from a dead body in Iraq—the body of Casey Sheehan, in fact, whose mother, Cindy, is running as an Independent...
  • OPERATION: CELEBRATE AMERICAN MILITARY—Camp LeJeune, NC 1/26/08 After Action Report

    01/28/2008 9:38:15 PM PST · by Albion Wilde · 31 replies · 1,477+ views
    Gathering of Eagles, North Carolina Chapter ^ | January 29, 2008 | Bubba MacDowell; Larry Bailey; Jim Holmes
    Jacksonville, North Carolina, January 26, 2008— The NC Gathering of Eagles sponsored an Operation to demonstrate support for and celebrate the American Military. Hundreds of people came to Jacksonville, from all over North Carolina, Virginia, South Carolina and West Virginia.They spread out along Highway 17 waving American and Marine flags and holding signs proclaiming respect, admiration and gratitude to the men and women of the United States Military. GOE National Director, Larry Bailey reports: In response to the pitiful gathering of Westboro Baptist Church miscreants near Camp Lejeune, NC, on 1/26/08, the North Carolina chapter of Gathering of Eagles organized...
  • ANSWER Stands in Lockstep with the Islamofascists

    01/23/2008 10:04:03 PM PST · by concretebob · 42 replies · 98+ views
    ANSWER
    End the Criminal Israeli Siege of Gaza NOW! Stop the Collective Punishment of the Palestinian People! Coalition Calls for Emergency Protests Jan. 25-26 in Washington, San Francisco, Anaheim and other cities Washington DC: Friday, Jan. 25 (time tba), at the Israeli Embassy, 3514 International Dr. N.W. San Francisco, CA: Friday, Jan. 25, 4 6 p.m., Israeli Consulate, 456 Montgomery St. (near California) Anaheim, CA: Saturday, Jan. 26, 1 p.m. 512 S. Brookhurst St. (Bet. Orange Ave. & Broadway) New York, NY: Saturday, Jan. 26, 1 p.m., at the Israeli Embassy, 43rd St. and 2nd Ave. Chicago, IL: Tues., Jan. 29,...
  • ANSWER Cancels Their March 15,2008 Anti-Troop, Anti-American Protest

    01/06/2008 4:48:13 AM PST · by trooprally · 79 replies · 1,102+ views
    Gathering of Eagles web site has announced that ANSWER and their ilk have cancelled their planned March 15,2008 protest. They are instead planning to protest during General Petraeus’ April testimony on Capitol Hill. At least it will be warmer in April!
  • 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,...
  • Merry Pandering Christmas! (With Video)

    12/23/2007 5:19:59 PM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 11 replies · 574+ views
    The Sundries Shack ^ | December 23, 2007
    Mark Steyn’s review of the candidate’s Christmas campaign messages is a must-read today because it’s likely to be the funniest thing you’ll see all day. Here’s a taste: John Edwards’s message is the usual Dickensian affair about the two Americas. I forget the details, but the upshot is that one America is a land of spindly emaciated Tiny Tims with barely three farthings to rub together for their next cup of gruel, while the other’s a marshmallow world where Dick Cheney, high on wassail, shoots a brace of turducken out of season, and then chows down as the Radio City...
  • Huckabee crossed that line.[Attacking a Wartime President from the Left](Must Read!)

    12/16/2007 6:12:03 PM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 56 replies · 953+ views
    Red State ^ | December 16, 2007
    In the post-9/11 Republican Party, there is one line that us conservatives don't cross. We do not critique Bush's handling of foreign policy and national security issues from a leftist perspective. Those who do, like Lincoln Chafee, Chuck Hagel, and Walter Jones, get "primaried". After improvements in Iraq finally begin to take place and victory appears to be attainable, Mike Huckabee, in his latest Foreign Affairs piece, attacked President Bush's handling of the War on Terror from the left. Even Ron Paul has not crossed that line. At least when Ron Paul says everything about blowback, and leaving Iraq, it...
  • NYC: Honoring Heroes at the Holidays Sunday, December 16th

    12/13/2007 6:42:58 AM PST · by Pamela aka Atlas Shrugs · 50 replies · 1,445+ views
    Gathering of eagles ^ | Move America forward
    Honoring Heroes at the Holidays to be in New York, Sunday, December 16th * Honoring Heroes at the Holidays * - Holiday Cards for the Troops! - Gathering of Eagles is proud to announce the Move America Forward caravan will arrive in New York City on Sunday, December 16th, at 1 pm, culminating their 16 state cross country caravan collecting Holiday Cards for our young men and women serving overseas this Holiday season. If you did not have an opportunity to greet the caravan in your state, take advantage of this opportunity to send cards to the troops! Let's pull...
  • [Cindy]Sheehan among guests at Muslim conference in Newark

    12/13/2007 6:37:58 PM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 39 replies · 1,029+ views
    The Oakland Tribune ^ | December 10, 2007 | Jamaal Johnson
    NEWARK — The fourth annual American Muslim Voice peace convention brought many speakers of various backgrounds to provide a blueprint for protecting civil rights in the post-Sept. 11, 2001, era. Visitors at the Chandni Restaurant in Newark on Sunday evening cheered and listened to guest speakers, such as anti-war activist Cindy Sheehan, Muslim convert Brandon Mayfield and Ron Takaki, an ethnic studies professor at University of California,Berkeley. The conventions theme was building a beloved community, which included topics such as Fighting for the American Constitution and America, One Nation under God? These topics were discussed by a group of panelists...
  • Go, Mother Moonbat!

    12/11/2007 6:19:20 PM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 13 replies · 567+ views
    Daily Pundit ^ | December 11th 2007 | Bill Quick
    Virtually ignored by the establishment media, the famous antiwar activist Cindy Sheehan officially kicked off her campaign to unseat Speaker Nancy Pelosi with the opening of her campaign headquarters yesterday in San Francisco. The date of her headquarters opening coincided with the date John Lennon was assassinated in New York 27 years ago. Lennon’s widow, Yoko Ono, hoped his passing would be remembered by people everywhere imagining a world of Peace and Love. Former Board President Matt Gonzalez, former Union Local 10 Secretary-Treasurer Clarence Thomas and former mayoral candidate Ahimsa Sumchai attended the campaign kickoff event. Note the “former” status...
  • MAF Pro-Troop Rallies in Georgia/North Carolina/Virginia/Washington D.C./Philly/NYC THIS WEEK!

    12/11/2007 1:21:18 AM PST · by The Spirit Of Allegiance · 24 replies · 980+ views
    Show our troops you love and support them and their mission! Details in first post below.
  • Murtha admits positives in Iraq, will others?

    12/08/2007 6:35:27 PM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 46 replies · 953+ views
    The Grand Island Independent ^ | December 8, 2007 | Brian Bresnahan
    I had to look up the word "conniption." I wasn't sure how to spell it, but I'm sure that the likes of Code Pink, MoveOn, and other far left anti-war groups had a collective conniption fit last week. One of their poster boys, John Murtha, quit toeing their line. Surely what followed were the same fits of rage I've seen them have before. In September at a Washington D.C. rally as Senator Joe Lieberman began to address a group of pro-mission vets and Gold Star Families, several members of the anti-war groups charged toward the stage with seemingly unrestricted fury,...
  • U.S. War Vets to Speak Publicly About War Crimes

    11/30/2007 10:41:29 PM PST · by Phil Harmonic · 149 replies · 1,072+ views
    OneWorld.Net ^ | Nov 30, 2007 | Aaron Glantz
    SAN FRANCISCO, Nov 29 (OneWorld) - U.S. war veterans of Iraq and Afghanistan have announced they're planning to descend on Washington, DC this March to testify about war crimes they committed or personally witnessed in Iraq. "The war in Iraq is not covered to its potential because of how dangerous it is for reporters to cover it," said Liam Madden, a former Marine and member of the group Iraq Veterans Against the War. "That's left a lot of misconceptions in the minds of the American public about what the true nature of military occupation looks like." Iraq Veterans Against the...
  • Kerry, His 2008 Democratic Opponent, And the Persistent "Swift Boat" Issue

    11/24/2007 12:05:33 PM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 6 replies · 323+ views
    The New Republic ^ | November 23, 2007 | Marty Peretz
    Senator John F. Kerry already has a Democratic opponent for his U.S. Senate seat. He is not from the party's right since there is barely anyone sitting in those seats in blue Massachusetts. Kerry's antagonist is Ed O'Reilly, a Gloucester lawyer who, according to the Wednesday Boston Globe, is targeting Kerry from the anti-Iraq war left. And, lo and behold, he wants to know the truth about Kerry's military record and has questions himself about the Swift Boat record and the Swift Boat ads. Besides, like a lot of the senator's tormentors, he is suspicious about whether Kerry is really...
  • 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 Up.org ^ | 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. http://www.moveamericaforward.org/ Honoring Heroes at the Holidays Tour...
  • Anti-war movement weakens over time (Puff Piece Alert)

    11/15/2007 2:54:02 PM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 11 replies · 354+ views
    The Long Beach Press-Telegram ^ | November 11, 2007 | Tony Castro
    ANALYSIS: Protesters took to the streets in past conflicts; today their presence may be strongest online. In May, saddened that she had failed to stop the war in Iraq that took her son's life and made her the face of opposition, Cindy Sheehan tearfully quit the anti-war movement. She had concluded that her son Casey, a 24-year-old Army specialist killed in an April 2004 battle in Baghdad, had "died for nothing." "Casey died for a country which cares more about who will be the next 'American Idol' than how many people will be killed in the next few months," Sheehan...
  • RNC Protest Plans Already Under Way

    11/13/2007 2:24:31 AM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 25 replies · 710+ views
    Breitbart ^ | November 13, 2007 | Amy Forliti
    MINNEAPOLIS - Shrouded in black, with a bandanna masking her face, a self-proclaimed anarchist slips into her combat boots and dashes through town, tossing a Molotov cocktail here, launching a bowling ball there. The YouTube video is more parody than threat: The flaming cocktail ignites a charcoal grill, and the bowling ball knocks down pins instead of crashing through a Navy recruiting office window. But as the video fades to black, the message on-screen is clear: "We're getting ready. What are you doing?" With less than 10 months to go before the Republican National Convention in Minneapolis-St.Paul, activists are already...
  • Free Dinner at Golden Corral for Military Veterans (November 12th 5-9pm)

    11/09/2007 6:22:40 PM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 9 replies · 2,403+ views
    Cash Money Life ^ | November 7, 2007
    Would anyone like a free dinner at Golden Corral? Well, there is an easy way if you are an American military veteran. Golden Corral just announced this year’s Military Appreciation Monday will be November 12, 2007, from 5 to 9 pm. For the past 6 years, Golden Corral has been honoring the US Military with a free “thank you” dinner and beverage at any Golden Corral restaurant on Military Appreciation Monday (first Monday after Veteran’s Day), to honor any person who has ever served in the United States Military. In the past the only requirement to receive the free meal...
  • "Peace" Movement Passe?

    10/30/2007 10:41:16 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 13 replies · 380+ views
    Townhall ^ | October 31, 2007 | Brent Bozell III
    If the "peace" movement holds a protest and no one in the press covers it, does it still exist? If Americans are sick of the war, they're also sick of the "antiwar." Even the media have grown antiwar-weary. Rallies on Oct. 27 drew only perfunctory news mentions. The peaceniks have become a bipartisan political problem, now that the Democrats who control Congress haven't dared to placate the radicals by cutting off money for the troops. Cindy Sheehan is threatening to run against House Speaker Nancy Pelosi. But suddenly -- surprise, surprise -- the media aren't interested in Sheehan's new crusade....
  • Counter-Protest "Code Pink" in Smithfield

    10/28/2007 1:07:32 PM PDT · by the right reverend · 12 replies · 352+ views
    This event was the latest of many identical events staged by the local leftists of North Carolina. On several occasions in the past, this same batch of Moonbats has clogged the streets and sidewalks of Smithfield to present their anti-America, anti-military, Bush bashing carnival. On each of these occasions, they have climaxed their treason-fest by trespassing on Aero Contractor property and indulging in 'peaceful' vandalism.
  • USMC vet demands Dem rep. return David Crosby fundraiser $ and cancel event; Protest Sunday 10/29

    10/24/2007 7:22:38 PM PDT · by maximusaurelius · 17 replies · 89+ views
    Rep. John Hall, D-Dover Plains, is refusing to cancel a planned performance Sunday at a campaign fundraiser in Bedford Hills by longtime friend and fellow musician David Crosby despite Crosby’s recent statement that when a U.S. solider arrives in Iraq “he finds out the job is killing somebody else‘s mother and sister.’’
  • Westminster, MD. GoE Support the Troops Rally and Counter Protest, Oct. 27, Saturday

    10/22/2007 12:53:15 PM PDT · by trooprally · 62 replies · 1,097+ views
    Gathering of Eagles ^ | Oct. 22,2007
    A mother of a Marine needs help in Westminster, Maryland. Westminster is at the intersection of Maryland Rte. 97 and 140, just 7 miles below the PA State line, and west of Baltimore. This is her first organized Rally and she needs help. She has put flyers out to the local VFW and Legion Posts, and other places. [Mr] T From GoE thread:Carroll County Progressives and the Women in Black Westminster are planning a protest against the war in Westminster, MD this Saturday the 27th. Eagles will be there to answer them. Please consider joining in. Saturday Oct 27, 2007...