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  • DOJ: Protestors Interfering With Pipeline Construction Will Be Prosecuted

    11/15/2017 10:33:38 AM PST · by bananaman22 · 8 replies
    Oilprice.com ^ | 15-11-2017 | Zainab
    The U.S. Justice Department will begin prosecuting climate activists and protestors that perpetrate violence and destruction towards pipelines or other oil infrastructure to make their political points, Reuters said in a new report. “While we are strong advocates for the First Amendment, violence towards individuals and destruction of property are both illegal and potentially fatal,” a letter from the DOJ states. The document is a response to an official letter cosigned by 84 congressmen asking Attorney General Jeff Sessions about his department’s planned response to oil infrastructure attacks led by protestors, specifically those that shut pipelines in October 2016.
  • Remember the genius with his gun down his pants in St. Louis? Now he has a friend with a bow[tr]

    09/23/2017 5:10:37 AM PDT · by kevcol · 36 replies
    Twitchy ^ | September 22, 2017 | Greg P
    Remember this genius we told you about last week at a protest in St. Louis over the not-guilty verdict for police officer Jason Stockley? Protester in ‘F*** THE POLICE’ shirt open carries handgun in the dumbest way possible — Twitchy Team (@TwitchyTeam) September 16, 2017 Well, meet his friend — Barefoot bow-and-arrow guy:
  • Minnesota Deals New Blow To Enbridge Pipeline Project

    09/12/2017 8:59:57 AM PDT · by bananaman22 · 12 replies
    Oilprice.com ^ | 12-09-2017 | Irina
    Minnesota’s Department of Commerce dealt a blow to Canadian pipeline-maker Enbridge with a report that said the replacement of the Line 3 pipe that runs through the state is unnecessary, as is the pipe itself. Line 3 brings in crude from Canada to a terminal in Wisconsin and passes through northern Minnesota. Enbridge plans to replace the pipeline, which was built in the 1960s, with a new, extended one. This will cost some US$6.5 billion, but environmentalists and the state government believe it will threaten water resources in the area.
  • Police Union President Calls Black Lives Matter Protesters Outside Philadelphia Officer's House...

    09/02/2017 5:50:52 PM PDT · by blueyon · 19 replies
    nbcphiladelphia ^ | 9/01/17 | Brian X. McCrone
    """Police Union President Calls Black Lives Matter Protesters Outside Philadelphia Officer's House 'a Pack of Rabid Animals'""" Philadelphia cops held a rally of their own Thursday night in response to a protest last week by local Black Lives Matter activists outside the home of a cop identified in a fatal civilian shooting. The rally was held at the Fraternal Order of Police Lodge 5 headquarters and featured several speakers. Emotions quickly escalated and FOP President John McNesby made one jarring statement. "When you go to work each day, you shouldn't have to worry that a pack of rabid animals will...
  • Phoenix police arrest man who kicked tear gas canister toward officers during rally

    08/25/2017 11:46:05 AM PDT · by Enchante · 51 replies
    ABC15.com ^ | August 24, 2017 | Staff
    PHOENIX - Phoenix police say they’ve arrested a man who allegedly kicked a can of tear gas at officers after the President Trump rally earlier this week. Police shot the man with a pepper ball moments after he kicked the canister. Police say 29-year-old Joshua Cobin has been arrested on three counts of aggravated assault on police and one count of unlawful assembly.
  • Arizona man loses job after post about driving through Trump protesters (Feel Good Story) LINK ONLY

    08/25/2017 9:34:08 AM PDT · by Responsibility2nd · 31 replies
    AZ Central | 08/24/2017 | Kaila White
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  • Truths About Black Bloc Protestors

    06/29/2017 10:37:45 AM PDT · by davikkm · 2 replies
    IWB ^ | Mark Angelides
    There are truths about Black Bloc protestors that have been widely ignored. One is that these are not “grassroots protestors”, they are paid provocateurs whose sole aim is to create violence in a situation where it previously didn’t. And another is the reason why their faces are covered. When these protestors gather we can usually assume that at least one of several things are going to happen: There will be physical assaults taking place. There will be property damage. There will be massive MSM coverage. Why is nobody asking the real questions about who these people are? If people protest...
  • Tucker Carlson Rips Ex-MSNBCer Krystal Ball's Absurd Impeachment Arguments

    05/19/2017 11:17:44 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 11 replies
    Newsbusters.org ^ | May 18, 2017 | Tom Blumer
    On the left, there is obsessive talk of impeaching Donald Trump. Despite the fact that the press reports which supposedly form the foundation of such talk are almost always based on anonymous sources, and despite the fact that the Trump administration has successfully refuted most if not all of them, the obsession continues. On his Wednesday night show, after successfully swatting away pathetic pro-impeachment arguments made by guest Krystal Ball and her citations of weak-kneed Republicans who can't seem to resist bending with the Beltway wind, Tucker Carlson got fed up. The segment (posted in full here) opened with a...
  • Virginia Governor Vetoes Bill To Protect Police From Violent Protesters

    05/01/2017 8:45:47 AM PDT · by kevcol · 29 replies
    Daily Caller News Foundation ^ | May 1, 2017 | Phillip Stucky
    The Republican-sponsored bill made any acts of violence towards police officers, firefighters, and members of the National Guard a class 3 felony, punishable by 5 to 20 years in prison, and a $100,000 fine. McAuliffe vetoed the measure because he wanted to include the same penalty for anyone inciting violence due to someone’s “race, religious convictions, color, sexual orientation, or national origin,” he said in a statement. . . . Republican Delegate Scott Lingamfelter slammed McAuliffe’s decision, calling the governor’s decision “disgusting.” “They’re putting their lives literally on the line to protect the public, and anyone who would murder them,...
  • Protesters disrupt neighborhood with 'Queer Dance Party' in front of Ivanka Trump's house

    04/01/2017 9:55:14 PM PDT · by kevcol · 100 replies
    The Washington Examiner ^ | April 1, 2017 | Daniel Chaitin
    Protesters held a "Queer Dance Party for Climate Justice" in front of Ivanka Trump and husband Jared Kushner's house in Washington, D.C., on Saturday. Video posted to social media by Ashley Rae Goldenberg of MRCTV shows participants gathered in front of the Kalorama neighborhood house chanting, "Ivanka Trump, come dance!" The group also gathered in front of Secretary of State Rex Tillerson's home nearby. . . . The rally caused such a racket that at least one neighbor confronted protesters. Video shows the man saying he's an 82-year-old man who lives in the neighborhood before telling one person in attendance...
  • Judge rejects motion to dismiss suit against Trump

    04/01/2017 7:13:49 PM PDT · by blueyon · 40 replies
    USAToday/MSN ^ | 4/01/17 | Grace Schneider
    <p>LOUISVILLE, Ky. — A federal judge said in a ruling that then-candidate Donald Trump incited the use of violence against three protesters when he told supporters at a campaign rally a year ago to "get 'em out of here."</p> <p>U. S. District Judge David J. Hale of the Western District of Kentucky also wrote in an opinion and order released Friday that because violence had broken out at a prior Trump rally and that known hate group members were in the Louisville crowd, Trump's ordering the removal of an African-American woman was "particularly reckless."</p>
  • Is Steve Bannon The Guy In The White House Who Is Protecting DREAMers?

    03/09/2017 10:01:58 PM PST · by TBP · 22 replies
    Red State ^ | March 9, 2017 | streff
    Relying upon a technique rarely seen in political journalism these days, anonymous and nebulously described sources, BuzzFeed, hot off its tour de force in releasing the Trump “dossier” now has another scoop? Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, or DACA — which Trump said he would rescind on day one — is rough political terrain for the White House. Conservative media and elected officials see it as a rare hardline immigration promise the administration hasn’t kept, and the White House is kicking it down the road for as long as officials can. But according to two sources who regularly speak with...
  • Here Are the Six People You Meet at a Women’s Strike

    03/09/2017 4:46:05 AM PST · by kevcol · 39 replies
    Washington Free Beacon ^ | March 8, 2017 | Rae-Lynn Raup Ziegler
    Name: Danielle (No last name given) Occupation: Academic Professor Reason for Attending Strike: "Right now, I took a hiatus … actually … after the election it took me to over medicate to fall asleep. I left Europe for two months, to tour Europe and see the difference in the cultural, the diversity, and the acceptance. There are so many things we don't accept here. If we really want to say we're the greatest in country, we're going to need to improve a lot." Motto for Strike: "Question authority."
  • Berkeley Riot Explodes: Trump Supporters Beaten to Ground as Rally Turns Into Bloody Nightmare

    03/06/2017 5:59:57 AM PST · by Tolerance Sucks Rocks · 39 replies
    Independent Journal Review ^ | March 5, 2017 | Kyle Becker
    A pro-Trump rally at the University of California, Berkeley turned into a violent, bloody riot Saturday evening. The civil disturbance led to several attendees in pro-Trump clothing and American flag regalia being assaulted. Police in riot gear, and even a man in a gas-mask looking helmet and makeshift shield with an American flag intervened after currently unidentified men were assaulted and beaten on the ground. Some Trump supporters were pepper-sprayed by opposition, according to Buzzfeed News.
  • Dakota protesters: Fine, we’ll just oppose every pipeline we can think of

    02/27/2017 2:38:01 PM PST · by Sean_Anthony · 34 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 02/27/17 | Dan Calabrese
    Mindless. They failed to stop the Keystone XL pipeline, which they said posed particular environmental hazards. They failed to stop the Dakota Access pipeline, which they say represents an adulteration of sacred Indian grounds. OK. Whether you agree with their objections to either pipeline (and I don’t), at least they offered some specific rationale for why they were opposed. It’s not as if they’re just going to mindlessly oppose every pipeline anyone ever proposes, because that would be nothing more than knee-jerk opposition to energy-related infrastructure driven by reflexive opposition to fossil fuels. You do that, no one is going...
  • The Purge of Christians across the Middle East: Where are the Protestors?

    02/27/2017 1:13:25 PM PST · by davikkm · 12 replies
    IWB ^ | Mark Angelides
    In what must surely be one of the most disturbing massacres of people in recent years, the usual suspect protestors have kept their silence. The Christian population of Middle Eastern countries has fallen sharply over the last ten years (CNN suggests that in the city of Mosul, the Christian population has dropped from around 35,000 to 20), and while some of this can be explained by families fleeing violence and danger, the amount of Christians slaughtered for not being Muslim is alarming. In Iraq the Christian population has fallen from 1.4 million to under 300,000 in a decade. The picture...
  • Union Protestors Target California Republican, Go to Wrong House

    02/24/2017 1:43:47 PM PST · by kevcol · 33 replies
    Washington Free Beacon ^ | February 24, 2017 | Brent Scher
    Union leaders in California continued a protest even after neighbors and police informed them they were at the wrong house because their target, Rep. Steve Knight (R., Calif.), had moved away months ago. The group of over 50 protestors, who arrived in Service Employees International Union (SEIU) vans, carried a fake coffin to the house to send a message that Knight's votes in Congress were "killing" them, according to a report in the local Antelope Valley Press. Police arrived at the scene to alert the union protestors that they were in the wrong place, but the activists—who had already been...
  • Angry Farmer Sprays Poop all Over Protestors Trespassing on his Land

    01/30/2017 4:06:10 PM PST · by MtnClimber · 39 replies
    armers are generally some of the nicest people you will meet. Being from Alabama, I have many friends who own and operate their own farms, and I can tell you that one way to get even the nicest farmer fired up is to interfere with him getting his work done. Farms run on tight seasonal schedules where a single day of lost work can cost the farmer thousands of dollars in production. Needless to say, a bunch of protesters setting up on this farmers land certainly drew his ire, but as farmers are known to do, he comes up with...
  • Aubrey Huff blasts airport protesters: ‘Time for something called a job’

    01/30/2017 11:16:47 AM PST · by NohSpinZone · 19 replies
    San Jose Mercury News ^ | 1/30/17 | Daniel Mano
    Former Giants infielder Aubrey Huff expressed displeasure Sunday for the ongoing airport protests, including at San Francisco International Airport, following President Donald Trump’s executive order banning refugees from entering the United States. I mean seriously what the hell is going on? If you have time 2 march, protest and riot. Maybe it's time for something called a job! — AUBREY HUFF (@aubrey_huff) January 30, 2017
  • Interview With Anti-Trump Protestors Who Burned Limo and Set Trashcans on fire IN DC

    01/22/2017 8:25:11 PM PST · by muktar96 · 14 replies
    NewsHeist ^ | 01/22/2017 | News Heist
    Look at these Anti-Trump protestors destroying public property and completely contradicting themselves. Is this the future of America? Will these guys finally get arrested? Will we finally get to the time THINK FOR YOURSELF AT: http://newsheist.com TWEET TO US AT: http://twitter.com/thenewsheist?lang=en SEE MORE UPDATES ON: http://instagram.com/newsheist/