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  • NRA Head Compares Anti-Trump Protester Violence to Terrorism

    02/25/2017 8:33:14 AM PST · by PROCON · 16 replies
    nbcnews.com ^ | Feb. 24, 2017 | ANDREW RAFFERTY
    The head of the National Rifle Association painted anti-Donald Trump protesters as violent extremists and compared their disruptions to terrorism during a speech to the Conservative Political Action Conference on Friday. "Ladies and gentlemen, another definition of terrorism is violence in the name of politics," said Wayne Lapierre, executive director of the NRA. "And criminal violence has no place in political debate." Police have clashed, at times, with crowds gathered to protest the new president. But the hundreds of demonstrations that have taken place around the globe have been largely peaceful.
  • Feds join Dakota Access protest camp cleanup in race to avoid ‘environmental disaster’

    02/14/2017 4:38:49 PM PST · by Brad from Tennessee · 20 replies
    Washington Times ^ | February 14, 2017 | By Valerie Richardson
    North Dakota Gov. Doug Burgum announced Tuesday that the federal government is moving in to accelerate the cleanup at the Dakota Access protest camp before the snowmelt turns the area into an “environmental disaster.” Despite weeks of cleanup at the Oceti Sakowin camp led by the Standing Rock Sioux, the job is only about half-finished. Some areas of the camp, which was built on a floodplain, are already under several inches of water. “With near-record high temperatures expected later this week and significant meltwater flooding already occurring, the situation grows increasingly unsafe by the day,” said Mr. Burgum in a...
  • Join the Snowflake Squadron (videp)

    02/14/2017 4:12:41 PM PST · by The_Harlequin · 7 replies
    YouTube ^ | 02-14-17 | Everett C. Marm
    This "recruitment" video turns the tables on the Democrat Brownshirts. Join the Snowflake Squadro
  • NEWS: Media, Hollywood and Liberals in General Find Donald Trump Obnoxious

    02/14/2017 9:04:49 AM PST · by Sean_Anthony · 20 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 02/14/17 | Andrew G. Benjamin
    Protesters and rioters are up in arms, incited by the Democrats, deranged, demented, hysterical, and as their blood pressure rises they find Trump even more obnoxious because he is succeeding in a spectacular fashion at flushing out the Swamp The left wing liberal media tell us daily in the absence of any logical criticism, that the new President of the United States has achieved nothing and will achieve nothing. They remind us daily, as a substitute for Democrat’s lack of policy, ‘the man is obnoxious!”
  • Sperry: Obama Organizing Violent Anti-Trump Protesters Just Miles from White House

    02/12/2017 1:45:12 PM PST · by Enlightened1 · 116 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 02/12/17
    Paul Sperry writes that former President Barack Obama is setting up a “shadow White House” in Washington, DC, for organizing anti-Trump protests nationwide and “rebuilding the ravaged Democrat Party.” From the New York Post:   When former President Barack Obama said he was “heartened” by anti-Trump protests, he was sending a message of approval to his troops. Troops? Yes, Obama has an army of agitators — numbering more than 30,000 — who will fight his Republican successor at every turn of his historic presidency. And Obama will command them from a bunker less than two miles from the White...
  • "Resist Trump Tuesday" Protestors Dragged Away By Police

    02/11/2017 9:06:59 AM PST · by Trumpnation · 12 replies
    YouTube ^ | 2/11/17 | JR
    Several Protestors, so young they are practically still in diapers, get dragged away by police at the Chicago Federal Building while opposing Trump and Devos.
  • Threatening left-wing mob gathering outside of Mitch McConnell’s Kentucky home

    02/10/2017 7:09:28 PM PST · by markomalley · 115 replies
    Geller Report ^ | 2/10/17 | Pamela Geller
    Civil war is coming. It’s just a shot away. They lost the last one and they are going for it again. The left-wing primitives have been inciting and agitating for war. Photos for Berkeley riots. BREAKING: A mob has gathered outside of Mitch McConnell’s Kentucky homeAccording to photos released by Huffington Post’s Front Page Editor Phil Lewis, a large crowd has gathered outside of Mitch McConnell’s home in Louisville, Kentucky.The crowd is reportedly reading the letter Coretta Scott King wrote about now Attorney General Jeff Sessions.One twitter user named Nathaniel Gardner captured video of the crowd reportedly 200 strong, repeating the...
  • 92% Of Left-Wing Activists Live With Their Parents And One In Three Is Unemployed, Study

    02/07/2017 11:24:43 AM PST · by Enlightened1 · 41 replies
    The Daily Mail ^ | 02/07/17 | Dave Burke
    The vast majority of left-wing protesters arrested on suspicion of politically-fuelled offences in Berlin are young men who live with their parents, a new report found. The figures, which were published in daily newspaper Bild revealed that 873 suspects were investigated by authorities between 2003 and 2013. Of these 84 per cent were men, and 72 per cent were aged between 18 and 29. More than half of the arrests were made in the Berlin districts of Friedrichshain, Kreuzberg and Mitte, mostly during demonstrations. A third of them were unemployed, and 92 per cent still live with their parents. The...
  • Anti-Trump Protesters Set To Moon Trump!

    02/06/2017 7:30:07 PM PST · by bogusname · 81 replies
    Walking around dressed up as vaginas, wearing pussy caps, assaulting Trump Supporters and destroying property just isn't quite enough. Now a crowd of Anti-Trump protesters are planning to gather in front of the Trump Tower in Chicago to "Moon Trump" for 10 seconds at 4pm on Feb 12, 2017.
  • Lawyer says police responsible for ambulance problems at New Haven demonstration

    02/06/2017 5:44:34 PM PST · by BillyBonebrake · 10 replies
    The New Haven Register ^ | February 6, 2017 | Pat Eaton-Robb (Associated Press)
    <p>HARTFORD >> Police said protesters who temporarily shut down a highway over the weekend delayed an ambulance, but an attorney for the demonstrators said officers are responsible for the vehicle getting stuck in traffic.</p> <p>Saturday’s demonstration in New Haven involved more than 100 people protesting President Donald Trump’s immigration order. Police said the protesters obstructed the ambulance, forcing medics to perform an emergency medical procedure, when they blocked the northbound lanes of Route 34.</p>
  • Iraqi Archbishop: Where Were the Protesters ‘When ISIS Came to Kill Christians’?

    02/05/2017 6:27:08 PM PST · by marshmallow · 13 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 2/3/17 | Thomas D. Williams
    The Catholic Archbishop of Erbil has denounced the hypocrisy of those protesting President Trump’s recent executive order on immigration, wondering aloud where all of the demonstrators were when Islamic State fighters were slaughtering Christians and other minorities in the Middle East. In an interview with the online journal Crux, Archbishop Bashar Warda said that from his perspective in Iraq, he couldn’t help but ask “why all of these protesters were not protesting in the streets when ISIS came to kill Christians and Yazidis and other minority groups.” Warda also criticized the policies of the Obama administration, which offered no financial...
  • Anti-Trump Protesters Block Ambulance Rushing to Hospital

    02/05/2017 5:37:30 PM PST · by scooby321 · 39 replies
    Lifezette ^ | 2/5/2017 | Kathryn Blackhurst
    Arrests made at demonstration in Connecticut after 'critically ill' patient prevented from passing Protesters decrying President Donald Trump’s two-week-old administration prevented an ambulance carrying a “critically ill” patient from getting to Yale-New Haven hospital during a protest Saturday in New Haven, Connecticut.
  • Massive cleanup underway after Dakota Access protesters leave behind environmental mess

    02/05/2017 3:44:09 PM PST · by jazusamo · 61 replies
    The Washington Times ^ | February 4, 2017 | Valerie Richardson
    Clean-up crews are racing to clear acres of debris at the largest Dakota Access protest camp before the spring thaw turns the snowy, trash-covered plains into an environmental disaster area. The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers announced Friday that the camp, located on federal land, would be closed Feb. 22 in order to “prevent injuries and significant environmental damage in the likely event of flooding in this area” at the mouth of the Cannonball River in North Dakota. “Without proper remediation, debris, trash, and untreated waste will wash into the Cannonball River and Lake Oahe,” the Corps said in its...
  • 100 protesters removed from New Haven roadway (rent-a-mob blocking ambulances)

    02/04/2017 3:14:11 PM PST · by BillyBonebrake · 27 replies
    WTNH Connecticut ^ | Feb 4, 2017 | Cailyn Blonstein
    NEW HAVEN, Conn. (WTNH) — A group of protesters blocked a roadway and caused traffic problems in New Haven on Saturday afternoon. Connecticut State Police tweeted shortly after 4:45 p.m. that the Route 34 connector would be temporarily closed, but didn’t specify for how long. Approximately 10 minutes later, police tweeted that the connector had been reopened since they moved the protesters off of the roadway. ... Connecticut State Police troopers and members of New Haven Police Department say they made arrests, but did not specify what for.
  • Of Course You Know, This Means War

    02/03/2017 3:12:33 PM PST · by The_Harlequin · 29 replies
    Thought Crimes; The Trump Diaries ^ | 02/03/17 | Chris Shugart
    Democrats are still coming to terms with losing. They were so convinced that Obama’s fundamental transformation of America was a resounding success. In their minds, it was a done deal. They haven’t yet accepted that their liberal pipe dream was nothing more than an illusive fantasy of their own making. It was never real. Trump has enjoyed a bounty of early victories, only two weeks into his administration. It’s remarkable how he’s managed to move faster than Democrats can respond. By the time they rally their forces, Trump is promoting a new agenda item. A US Marines Major once told...
  • Police: 5 charged after throwing water balloons at 'a bunch of liberals' outside Lindsey Graham's

    01/31/2017 6:05:25 PM PST · by simpson96 · 59 replies
    The Post and Courier ^ | 1/31/2017 | Caitlyn Byrd
    (full article title: Police: 5 charged after throwing water balloons at 'a bunch of liberals' outside Lindsey Graham's Lowcountry office) It all started with a green water balloon. Now, five teens — three 18-year-olds and two 17-year-olds — face misdemeanor charges of malicious mischief after Mount Pleasant police say they threw water balloons at protesters Monday afternoon. According to an incident report from the Mount Pleasant Police Department, a green object was tossed from a passenger window of a gold Ford F-150 truck and hit a woman who was protesting outside of U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham's Mount Pleasant office, 530...
  • (Vanity) Pray for Ashley Judd

    01/29/2017 11:07:20 PM PST · by BwanaNdege · 10 replies
    vanity | 1/29/2017 | BwanaNdege
    Like watching a slow motion train wreck, Ashley Judd's tirade mesmerized me for a good portion of her rant. I was finally able to Click away, but remained deeply upset by it since yesterday. That woman is seriously crazy! I am not referencing her beliefs, though they are full bore looney. What is disturbing is her non-stop vehemence.
  • Soros Bankrolling Effort to Stop Trump’s Temporary Refugee Halt Order

    01/29/2017 8:43:40 AM PST · by Enlightened1 · 39 replies
    PJ Media ^ | DEBRA HEINE | DEBRA HEINE
    The flurry of anguished news stories and protests surrounding President Trump’s executive action temporarily suspending “immigrants and non-immigrants” from "countries of particular concern” appears to be part of a coordinated PR effort financed by left-wing billionaire George Soros. Rather than a complete "Muslim ban" as promised during the campaign, Trump's executive order contains moderate refugee restrictions, similar to those that have been implemented by President Obama. If reports are true that restrictions are being applied even to green-card holders, that is an unfortunate misapplication of the law that will likely soon be corrected. Protesters quickly materialized Saturday at JFK Airport,...
  • A large portion of protesters who show up suddenly in given cities are government workers.

    01/29/2017 12:54:23 AM PST · by MeneMeneTekelUpharsin · 23 replies
    Can't tell you | 29 January 2017 | Mene Mene Tekel Upharsin
    Government workers who have leave time are a large portion of the protesters. If the media would do its job, we would have documentation.
  • 'This is a library!' Student shuts down protesters and becomes viral sensation

    01/27/2017 3:48:06 PM PST · by Jess Kitting · 23 replies
    The Telegraph ^ | January 27, 2017 | Mark Malloy
    Libraries are meant to be a bastion of peace and quiet, so when these noisy protesters interrupted the silence, one student took it upon himself to shut them down. A ‘hero’ confronted anti-Trump supporters at a library in the University of Washington and his response has sparked a host of online jokes and memes.