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  • Professors: US flag symbolizes racism, should not be displayed on campus

    03/11/2015 1:39:39 PM PDT · by jazusamo · 77 replies
    Fox News ^ | March 11, 2015 | Todd Starnes
    A group of university professors has signed a letter showing their solidarity with students who tried to ban the American flag at the University of California, Irvine – because they said Old Glory contributes to racism. “U.S. nationalism often contributes to racism and xenophobia, and that the paraphernalia of nationalism is in fact often used to intimidate,” read a letter obtained by the website Campus Reform. Hundreds across the nation have signed the letter – including some U.C. Irvine professors, Campus Reform reported. "We admire the courage of the resolution's supporters amid this environment of political immaturity and threat, and...
  • Student Gov’t Meeting Over UCI Flag Flap Canceled Due To ‘Violence’ Threat

    03/10/2015 11:02:24 PM PDT · by BenLurkin · 11 replies ^ | Stacey Butler
    As KCAL9’s Stacey Butler reports, vocal crowds gathered outside the student center at UCI on Tuesday evening. A student government meeting at UC Irvine scheduled for Tuesday evening was canceled due what school officials described as a violent threat. Officials would not specify the threat, but described it as a “viable threat of violence” that was serious enough to cancel the meeting, which was planned in response to a vote last week to ban the display of all flags before a higher student panel overturned it. The meeting this evening was to discuss overriding the veto, according to UCI spokeswoman...
  • #Ferguson Protesters Torch US Flag – National Guard Picks Up the Pieces

    11/30/2014 5:04:58 PM PST · by george76 · 31 replies
    The Gateway Pundit ^ | November 30, 2014 | Jim Hoft
    The Ferguson protester didn’t burn down any stores on Saturday (so far) but they did torch the American flag. Because justice for Mike Brown or some such ...
  • Ninth Circuit Upholds Ban On U.S. Flag Shirts

    09/29/2014 7:12:03 AM PDT · by raptor22 · 31 replies
    Investor's Business Daily ^ | September 29, 2014 | IBD EDITORIALS
    Rights: A Ninth Circuit Court ruling that students can't wear American flag T-shirts because they may offend Mexican students celebrating Cinco de Mayo is a ridiculous yet dangerous assault on the First Amendment. On Sept. 17, more than four years after Live Oak High School in Morgan Hill, Calif., sent students home for wearing American flag t-shirts, an 11-judge Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals panel ruled that it was the right choice, "tailored to avert violence and focused on student safety." The decision upheld the court's three-judge ruling in February that justified the school's actions based on tensions between Mexican...
  • Veteran may lose home over flag fight (Florida)

    06/24/2014 6:46:35 AM PDT · by Olog-hai · 39 replies
    WTEV-TV, CBS 47 Jacksonville ^ | 6:02 p.m. Monday, June 23, 2014 | Erica Bennett
    The Stars and Stripes are at the center of controversy. At least at Larry Murphree’s home. “I want it to go away. It’s such a minor little thing and they keep coming after me,” he explained. “They” is Murphree’s homeowner’s association. He’s lived in the Sweetwater community for years, and been at odds with the HOA for more than two. All over a flag. The veteran decided to put one in his flower pot, and has been fined as a result. “They just sent me a letter that says I owe them around $8,000 and they put a foreclosure lien...
  • Court: School can ban US flag shirts for safety

    02/28/2014 12:17:26 AM PST · by Cincinatus' Wife · 86 replies
    Houston Chronicle ^ | February 27, 2014 | PAUL ELIAS,
    SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Officials at a Northern California high school acted appropriately when they ordered students wearing American flag T-shirts to turn the garments inside out during the Mexican heritage celebration Cinco de Mayo, a federal appeals court ruled Thursday. The 9th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals said the officials' concerns of racial violence outweighed students' freedom of expression rights. Administrators feared the American-flag shirts would enflame the passions of Latino students celebrating the Mexican holiday. Live Oak High School, in the San Jose suburb of Morgan Hill, had a history of problems between white and Latino students on...
  • Pledging Allegiance To The Flag Of The Obama Nation

    08/27/2013 4:57:12 PM PDT · by raptor22 · 12 replies
    Investor's Business Daily ^ | August 27, 2014 | IBD EDITORIALS
    Desecration: A U.S. flag with the president's face replacing the field of stars resurfaces at the March on Washington's 50th anniversary, turning the symbol of freedom many have fought and died for into a campaign prop. It has been a while since President Obama accepted his first nomination among faux Greek columns in Denver in 2008. But judging from the reappearance of the "Obama flag" at a march celebrating Martin Luther King Jr.'s "I Have A Dream" speech, the cult of personality that has risen around him has not been diminished or discouraged. That flag first appeared in March 2012...
  • HGTV: Use American Flag as Table Cloth

    06/12/2013 10:27:30 AM PDT · by opentalk · 41 replies
    Fox News ^ | June 12, 2013 | Todd Starnes
    HGTV viewers are expressing outrage after the network suggested they use American flags as table cloths for Fourth of July celebrations, calling offensive, un-American and an insult to the American military. “Using an American flag as a table cloth dishonors all Americans who love Old Glory – especially those who gave their lives defending it,” one viewer wrote. “No one dies for a table cloth.” The HGTV website featured a segment titled, “Classic Fourth of July Table Setting Ideas.”The photographs show bowls of fruit and a jar of lemonade sitting atop Old Glory. They called the flag an “unconventional table”...
  • Officials flag upside down stars & stripes

    03/14/2013 7:51:57 PM PDT · by 444Flyer · 47 replies
    The Times of Israel ^ | 3-14-13 | Stuart Winer
    US officials overseeing preparations for next week’s visit to Israel by President Barack Obama were alarmed to see that hundreds of American flags displayed along the main highway approaching Jerusalem were suspended upside down. The flags, hanging from poles attached to streetlamps along the road, had the stars toward the base of the flag pole, Yedioth Ahronoth reported on Thursday. Workers raised thousands of flags on streetlamps in and around the capital along routes that the president will take during his three-day visit, which begins on Wednesday next week. A Jerusalem Municipality official in charge of maintenance explained that the...
  • American flag lays on ground as Biden’s team sets up anti 2nd amendment event in Connecticut (PICS)

    Joe Biden is off for yet another anti second amendment propaganda at Western Connecticut State University. Here are a couple pictures of what they think of the American flag as they prepare for Biden’s propaganda.
  • South Carolina teacher on leave for stomping on American flag in front of class

    01/09/2013 12:45:05 PM PST · by rottndog · 51 replies
    The Daily Caller ^ | 01/09/13 | Eric Owens
    A high school teacher in South Carolina is under investigation and has been placed on long-term administrative leave after he allegedly threw an American flag on the floor and stomped on it in front of his students. Scott Compton, an English teacher at Chapin High School in Chapin, S.C., reprised the unpatriotic deed in three classes over the course of one day, reports local NBC affiliate WIS. One parent, Michael Copeland, said he heard his teenage daughter discussing the incident and asked her to tell him the whole story. “He drew a couple of symbols, like one of them was...

    09/21/2012 9:45:28 AM PDT · by raptor22 · 14 replies
    True Conservatives On Twitter ^ | September 21, 2012 | Daniel John Sobieski (@gerfingerpoken)
    As it fundamentally transforms America, a shameless administration that has repeatedly apologized for our greatness further desecrates the symbol of the freedoms many have fought and died fo, using it as a campaign prop. For a mere 35 bucks you to can own a desecrated replica of a U.S. flag being used to raise money tio reelect a President who has apologized to every enemy in sight, made war on American exceptionalism, is prone to keep his hands at his side during the Pledge of Allegiance, and who consistently omits “by our Creator” when he recites the rights we are...
  • Flags from Apollo moon landing still standing, photos reveal

    07/30/2012 7:11:53 PM PDT · by DogByte6RER · 51 replies
    Fox News ^ | July 30, 2012 | Clara Moskowitz
    (LRO slewed 19° down-Sun allowing the illuminated side of the still standing American flag to be captured at the Apollo 17 site.) An enduring question ever since the manned moon landings of the 1960s has been: Are the flags planted by the astronauts still standing? Now, lunar scientists say the verdict is in from the latest photos of the moon taken by NASA's Lunar Reconnaissance Orbiter Camera (LROC): Most do, in fact, still stand. "From the LROC images it is now certain that the American flags are still standing and casting shadows at all of the sites, except Apollo 11,"...
  • U.S. considers dipping flag at opening ceremony

    07/26/2012 2:02:46 PM PDT · by Kartographer · 212 replies
    Reuters via Yahoo News ^ | 7/26/12 | Steve Keating
    The United States may break with a controversial tradition and dip its flag to Britain's leaders at the opening ceremony for the London Olympics, U.S. Olympic Committee (USOC) CEO Scott Blackmun said on Thursday.
  • American flag seller files for bankruptcy

    07/01/2012 10:22:18 AM PDT · by OrangeHoof · 48 replies
    Wall Street Journal blog ^ | 06-27-12 | Katy Stech
    When selling the business of patriotism, put emphasis on the red. A little over a week before America celebrates its 236th birthday, Wisconsin-based flag seller Liberty Flag & Specialty Co. filed for bankruptcy protection.
  • Schakowsky [D-IL] Disgraces American Flag at Gay Pride Parade

    06/26/2012 8:23:03 AM PDT · by kevcol · 13 replies ^ | June 26, 2012 | Rebel Pundit
    On Sunday, June 24, Congresswoman Jan Schakowsky (D-IL) marched in Chicago’s annual Gay Pride Parade. Congresswoman Schakowsky informed me this was about the 30th time she has attended the event. After speaking with the congresswoman briefly about the incident at the White House last week, that involved invited gay rights activist who photographed themselves giving a painting of President Ronald Reagan the middle finger, I noticed a large American flag displayed prominently on the front of her float. One problem with Jan’s show of patriotism during the extravagant parade of LGBT pride, however, was that Congresswoman Schakowsky’s display of...
  • Lake Democratic Party head removes Obama flag veterans termed 'desecration'

    03/13/2012 2:47:10 PM PDT · by Free ThinkerNY · 55 replies · 1+ views
    Orlando Sentinel ^ | March 13, 2012 | Ludmilla Lelis
    AVARES — The Lake County Democratic Party removed an American flag depicting an image of President Barack Obama at its headquarters this afternoon after several veterans complained. "That's a complete desecration of the American flag," local veteran Donald Van Beck said. The controversial flag had been flying under an American flag on the same flag pole. It has an image of Obama in the blue section where the stars are normally located. A similar flag was available for sale on eBay for $12.95. Today, half a dozen veterans arrived at the party headquarters in Tavares and Van Beck asked party...
  • Looking Back At Iconic Iwo Jima (67 years ago today!)

    02/23/2012 12:29:37 PM PST · by rottndog · 12 replies · 1+ views
    NPR ^ | February 23, 2012 | Claire O'Neill
    Sixty-seven years ago today, photographer Joe Rosenthal trekked up a mountain alongside U.S. Marines and snapped this indelible scene on the Japanese island of Iwo Jima. Oddly enough, he had been rejected from military service for his poor eyesight, but today his vision is iconic.
  • (Viet Nam) Vet cuts down Illegal Mexican flag flying above U.S. Flag

    10/21/2011 6:38:10 AM PDT · by GailA · 43 replies
    U Tube ^ | N/A | N/A
    Vet cuts down Illegal Mexican flag flying above U.S. Flag Don't know how to embed the video, but it warms the heart to see a Viet Nam Vet still fighting for his country.Best down load it before the commies pull it.
  • Michelle Obama mouths “all this just for the flag” at 9/11 ceremony

    This is must see video of First Lady Michelle Obama mouthing “all of this just for the flag” to her husband at the 9/11 memorial ceremony on Sunday. President Obama and his wife are a national embarrassment! This couple has vacationed all over the world, shut down New York City so they can go on a date and she has the nerve to disrespect the loss of life on September 11th. Barack Hussein Obama and Michelle hate this country and everything it stands for! Please share this video with everyone.
  • Facebook, Twitter: Raise the American Flag!

    09/11/2011 7:56:53 PM PDT · by reagancoronadobridge · 4 replies
    09/11/2011 | Vince Vasquez
    Last night, I was drafting a message to publish on my Twitter and Facebook accounts, in recognition of Patriot Day and the 10th anniversary of September 11th, 2001, when I found I was missing what I wanted to share most with my family and friends: an image of the American flag. You see, special text characters and symbols can be inserted into the text fields of popular social media sites. They’re often used to recognize holidays and events. You can find most of them here and here I’ve used both Facebook and Twitter for years, and I have...
  • Colorado School Comes Under Fire for Hanging Saudi Flag Higher Than American Flag

    09/05/2011 9:53:21 AM PDT · by Steelfish · 68 replies
    FoxNews ^ | September 05, 2011
    Colorado School Comes Under Fire for Hanging Saudi Flag Higher Than American Flag September 05, 2011 An elementary school in Colorado has come under criticism after they lowered the American flag and elevated a Saudi Arabian flag. The principal at Bauder Elementary School in Fort Collins said they did not mean to disrespect the American flag, according to a report in the Greeley Gazzette. Principal Brian Carpenter told the newspaper that the American flag was immediately returned to its proper and prominent position at the school. He explained that other flags are posted around the school to recognize the nationalities...
  • Colorado School Comes Under Fire for Hanging Saudi Flag Higher Than American Flag

    09/05/2011 10:38:52 AM PDT · by Puppage · 33 replies
    Fox News ^ | 9/5/2011
    An elementary school in Colorado has come under criticism after they lowered the American flag and elevated a Saudi Arabian flag. The principal at Bauder Elementary School in Fort Collins said they did not mean to disrespect the American flag, according to a report in the Greeley Gazzette.
  • City Hall Hoists Rainbow Flag Above Old Glory

    06/18/2011 6:27:58 AM PDT · by IbJensen · 21 replies
    TFP ^ | 6/14/2011 | Norman Fulkerson
    Contrary to flag etiquette, the rainbow flag was hoisted higher than the American flag. The campaign in Binghampton, New York, June 3, had an interesting twist. As we raised the American flag to begin our efforts in favor of traditional marriage, a group of people standing on the opposite side of the street – in front of City Hall – were about to do the same. However, they were not raising old glory. Instead they were hoisting the very symbol of the opposition: a rainbow flag, with the approval of city mayor Matthew Ryan. Breaking with flag etiquette Those in...
  • Today is Flag Day (Link to Flag Etiquette) (Vanity)

    06/14/2011 5:35:04 AM PDT · by DJ MacWoW · 27 replies
    Free Republic ^ | June 14, 2011 | DJMacWoW and Various sources
    Today is Flag Day. I thought it appropriate to give links to proper flag etiquette and a history of Flag Day. U.S. Flag Etiquette When the flag is displayed from a staff projecting from a window, balcony, or a building, the union should be at the peak of the staff unless the flag is at half staff. When flown with flags of states, communities, or societies on separate flag poles which are of the same height and in a straight line, the flag of the United States is always placed in the position of honor - to its own...
  • Controversy over child's flag drawing

    05/12/2011 10:02:44 AM PDT · by massmike · 37 replies ^ | 05/12/2011 | Matt Caron
    A civil rights controversy is brewing at an elementary school in the Town of Orange, and it all surrounds an11 year-old's drawing of the American Flag. The family of Frankie Girard is claiming that their son's civil rights were violated after a teacher allegedly told him that hanging his picture of the American flag would offend another student. The Butterfield Elementary School is at the center of controversy for the incident on Monday. According to Frankie Girard’s father, John, the boy was in art class drawing a picture. "He was denied hanging the flag up. And, he asked if he...

    05/11/2011 2:31:15 PM PDT · by American Dream 246 · 83 replies
    Gateway Pundit ^ | 6/11/11 | Juim Hoft
    HUNDREDS of protesters stopped a far left student from torching the US flag today at LSU. Hundreds showed up to protest the burning of the flag. Here, one guy shows his love of the flag in many forms. (WAFB) The counter protesters were not too happy with the young leftist. Thank you to Brandon for the pic. Hundreds turned out to confront the leftist freak. Hundreds of patriots chucked water balloons and water bottles at a far left student today at LSU before he could torch the US flag. WAFB reported: Several hundred people gathered on the LSU campus today...
  • College Course: US Flag Is Racist, How-To Defeat America In Iraq And Afghanistan

    04/27/2011 9:23:08 AM PDT · by bigbob · 7 replies
    Big Government dot com ^ | 4-27-11 | Dan Riehl
    While claiming the American flag represents racism and discussing today’s Progressive Movement’s efforts to defeat America both at home and abroad, including on the battlefields of Iraq and Afghanistan to help their international “comrades,” Communist Tony Pecinovsky pulls the mask off today’s Progressive Movement in two new exclusive Big Government videos of a University of Missouri course offering, already much in the news. Pecinovsky first came to light yesterday in a Washington Times item by Kerry Picket. Communism 101 at the University Tony Pecinovsky, a Communist Party USA representative who is serving as the Communications Workers of America Secretary and...
  • The STORY Behind the Star Spangled Banner ! {GOTTA SEE IT !)

    12/18/2010 4:06:58 AM PST · by davidosborne · 27 replies · 1+ views
    If you don't "LIKE" this video you have no clue what it means to be an American.. Even if you are NOT an American Citizen you should "LIKE" this video because it captures the HEART of what it means to be an American or an ALLY of the United States of America ! May God continue to bless the United States of America ! This is the story our kids need to hear in every classroom in America but sadly the bogus "Separation of Church and State" will not allow it.... .... yet another reason to homeschool
  • Bikers Escort Cody Alicea To School ( Two Videos )

    11/15/2010 7:36:32 PM PST · by george76 · 25 replies
    redstate ^ | November 15th , 2010 | Caleb Howe
    Remember that student who was told to take the American flag off of his bike because tolerance or racism or George Bush or whatever? Yeah. Try telling that to all of these folks, California. For those without video, 13 year old Cody Alicea was escorted to Denair Middle School by veterans and bikers, all proudly flying the American flag on their bikes
  • Many Rally To Support Boy's Flag Display (Gets American Legion Riders motorcycle escort to school)

    11/15/2010 10:43:23 AM PST · by Second Amendment First · 123 replies ^ | November 15, 2010
    Cody Alicea, a 13-year-old Stanislaus County boy at the center of a flag controversy, is getting a big show of support today. Hundreds of American Legion Riders escorted Cody to school. by Brian Hickey/staff at 11/15/2010 6:17:35 PM12:17 PM Family, Friends, and complete strangers come out to support Cody and his right to ride with American flag on his bike. by Brian Hickey/staff at 11/15/2010 6:11:24 PM12:11 PM Cody Alicea said support from the public "means a lot to me." Watch video: by Jason Montiel/KCRA Staff at 11/15/2010 5:56:05 PM11:56 AM Bikers turned out early Monday morning to support...
  • School Reverses Course After Ordering Student to Remove American Flag From Bike

    11/12/2010 3:35:08 PM PST · by WOBBLY BOB · 100 replies
    fox ^ | 11-12-10 | fox
    A California school has done a U-turn after it forced a student to remove an American flag attached to his bike, saying the Stars and Stripes could spur racial tensions on campus.
  • School to student: Take U.S. flag off your bike

    11/12/2010 9:54:46 AM PST · by fullchroma · 40 replies
    The First Amendment Center ^ | 11/12/10 | David L. Hudson Jr.
    Since when is honoring Veterans Day with the display of the American flag disruptive? That's a question facing school officials at Denair (Calif.) Middle School who reportedly prohibited a 13-year-old student from attaching an American flag on the back of his bicycle. According to a story by Monterey TV station KSBW, officials at the school near Modesto forced Cody Alicea to remove his flag because some other students complained. School superintendent Edward Parraz told KSBW that students who didn’t like the flag might cause a disruption. Under the 1969 U.S. Supreme Court ruling Tinker v. Des Moines Independent Community School...
  • School Forces Kid to take down US Flag on Veteran's Day (Mexicans censoring Americans, again)

    11/11/2010 11:23:45 PM PST · by radpolis · 81 replies
    KSBW ^ | 11/11/10 | KSBW
    A Stanislaus County school is forcing a student to take an American flag off of his bike. Thirteen-year-old Cody Alicea put the flag there as a show of support for the veterans in his family. But officials at Denair Middle School told him he couldn't fly it. He said he was told some students had complained. So now the eighth-grader folds up the flag and puts it in his backpack while he is in class. His father, Robert Kisner, said his son should not have to put the flag away. "He's got that flag on his bike because he's proud...
  • Jihadist Infiltration On Capitol Hill?

    10/15/2010 6:24:02 AM PDT · by LSUfan · 39 replies
    The Hayride ^ | 15 Oct 10 | Christopher Holton
    Jihadist organizations, including Al Qaeda and the Muslim Brotherhood, have infiltrated America and are carrying out successful influence operations directed at our government and media. Judging from the results, our media is both clueless and sympathetic to the Jihadists’ efforts and our government is so eaten up with political correctness that our elected officials seem powerless to do anything about what amount to enemy espionage and influence operations inside of the halls of power.
  • Soldier says he was ordered to delete Fort Hood video (Want proof politics entering military?)

    10/15/2010 10:15:57 AM PDT · by bestintxas · 34 replies
    wash times ^ | 10/15/10 | Angela K. Brown and Michael Graczyk
    A soldier says he shot cell phone video during last year's Fort Hood deadly rampage but that an officer ordered him to delete the footage. Under cross examination Friday, Pfc. Lance Aviles has told a military court that he deleted the two videos at the direction of his NCO on the same day as the shooting, Nov. 5. Friday is the third full day of testimony at the Article 32 hearing to decide if Maj. Nidal Hasan, the 40-year-old American-born Muslim charged with 13 counts of premeditated murder and 32 counts of attempted premeditated murder at Fort Hood, should stand...
  • "Healing" Imam Rauf of Ground Zero Mega Mosque Latest Outreach: Sues 911 First Responder...

    10/13/2010 4:05:07 PM PDT · by combat_boots · 6 replies
    Atlas Shrugs ^ | 11 Oct 2010 | Pam Geller
    "Healing" Imam Rauf of Ground Zero Mega Mosque Latest Outreach: Sues 911 First Responder Who was Trapped in the "Rubble" For "Bigotry" More of radical Imam Rauf's special brand of "healing and outreach." Vincent Forras spoke at our June 6th Rally against the Ground Zero mega mosque here and here. Forras was one of the first firefighters who answered the call on the day of the bloodiest, most heinous attack ever on American soil by Muslim terrorists. Forras was buried under the rubble for hours. Imam Rauf's book title, remember, was "A Call to Prayer from the World Trade Center...

    10/13/2010 10:53:41 AM PDT · by RandysRight · 6 replies
    Randy's Right ^ | Today | Randy's Right
    As reported of FOX World News Return America Christian Flag March and Rally Winston Salem 912 Project – As you may already know one person complained to King and the ACLU about the Christian flag being flown at the Veterans Memorial in King, NC. The Return America Christian Flag March and Rally is scheduled to begin October 23rd at 10:30 AM at the Calvary Church on Main St in King and will proceed to the Central Park Amphitheater adjacent to the Veterans Memorial. Speakers will include Dr. David Gibbs III with the Christian Law Association and Dr. Ron Baity with...
  • EDITORIAL: Islamic flag over the White House--Radical Muslims want America ruled by Shariah

    10/04/2010 4:56:03 PM PDT · by jazusamo · 66 replies · 1+ views
    The Washington Times ^ | October 4, 2010 | Editorial
    Islamists say the Koran is destined to rule America. In fact, the Muslim takeover of the White House is not just an unfolding action plan but a directive from Muhammad himself.In an interview Sunday on ABC's "This Week," British radical Muslim activist Anjem Choudary made clear what he and his Islamist brothers have planned for the West. "We do believe, as Muslims, the East and the West will one day be governed by the Shariah," he said. "Indeed, we believe that one day, the flag of Islam will fly over the White House." He then quoted a hadith, or...
  • Ground Zero Mosque's Stunning Symbolic Design Motif Unveiled

    09/30/2010 5:15:07 PM PDT · by American Dream 246 · 102 replies · 1+ views
    American Thinker ^ | 9/30/10 | Thomas Lifson
    The newly unveiled "official" architectural renderings of the Ground Zero Mosque, now being rebranded and sanitized as the "Park 51 Community Center" reveal a disturbing, insidious message. (Big hat tip: Pamela Geller, Atlas Shrugs) Look closely at the pattern of the facade. It is quite easy to discern the Star of David (two triangles with points up and down), the pre-eminent symbol of Judaism here: and here: But the entire facade shows these shapes dissolving, as if shattered and falling down. Kind of like a window shattered by rocks and fragmenting into pieces. New York City has the largest Jewish...
  • Sneak Preview: The Hijacking of the 2010 Election

    09/27/2010 12:40:39 AM PDT · by American Dream 246 · 12 replies
    American Thinker ^ | 9/27/10 | Jack Cashill
    Through a combination of massive, Somali-driven voter fraud, stunning Election Board incompetence, and the willful blindness of the Kansas City Star, machine Democrat J.J. Rizzo managed to beat conservative Democrat Will Royster by one vote in a Missouri State House primary on August 3. There is no Republican running in this heavily Democratic, multi-ethnic Kansas City district. The Democratic nominee will face only a seriously outgunned Libertarian in the November election, and truth be told, Royster may be to the right of the Libertarian. What the Democratic machine and the Star, which endorsed Rizzo, did not count on was for...
  • Crawling Out from under the Rauf

    09/16/2010 12:38:16 AM PDT · by American Dream 246 · 3 replies
    American Thinker ^ | 9/16/10 | Pamela Geller
    Look what's crawling out from under the Rauf. Without his Albright résumé and subdued dhimmedia running interference, it is plain as day that this hustler, the renowned "moderate" Imam Feisal Abdul Rauf of the Park 51 Ground Zero mega-mosque initiative, is a lowlife. He has been exposed as a rat and vermin slumlord whose tenants live without basic services like hot water. He scammed New Jersey politicians and got taxpayer dollars for rehabilitation of his infested, dilapidated buildings in Union City and Palisades Park, but still his victimized tenants live in squalor. So where's the money? The New Jersey Record...
  • Save the Koran, burn the Constitution--Justice Breyer sacrifices the 1st Amendment to placate Islam

    09/14/2010 5:07:28 PM PDT · by jazusamo · 43 replies · 1+ views
    The Washington Times ^ | September 14, 2010 | Editorial
    You can't burn a Koran in a crowded theater, and Supreme CourtJustice Stephen Breyer suggests that to placate foreign extremists, Koran burning might be banned everywhere else in America too. In an interview aired Tuesday on ABC's "Good Morning America,"Justice Breyer, who is on tour promoting his new book, averred that in the Internet age, speech traditionally protected by the First Amendment may have to be weighed against its global impact. George Stephanopoulos asked the justice about the canceled Sept. 11 Koran burning proposed by Pastor Terry Jones, and whether the fact that people riot in Afghanistan over what happens...
  • The Eternal Flame of Muslim Outrage

    09/10/2010 12:30:36 AM PDT · by American Dream 246 · 46 replies
    Human Events ^ | 09/10/10 | Michelle Malkin
    Shhhhhhh, we're told. Don't protest the Ground Zero mosque. Don't burn a Koran. It'll imperil the troops. It'll inflame tensions. The "Muslim world" will "explode" if it does not get its way, warns sharia-peddling imam Feisal Abdul Rauf. Pardon my national security-threatening impudence, but when is the "Muslim world" not ready to "explode"? At the risk of provoking the ever-volatile Religion of Perpetual Outrage, let us count the little-noticed and forgotten ways. Just a few months ago in Kashmir, faithful Muslims rioted over what they thought was a mosque depicted on underwear sold by street vendors. The mob shut down...
  • Could Donald Trump be secretly setting the Ground Zero Mosque up for an eminent domain defeat?

    09/09/2010 11:12:29 PM PDT · by American Dream 246 · 36 replies
    Hillbuzz ^ | 09/10/10 | Hillbuzz
    Go ahead and laugh at him, the way Gotham City laughs at the playboy antics of Bruce Wayne, and yes, his hair is more ridiculous and hard to believe than Charlie Crist’s marriage to novelty-products heiress Carole Rome, but Donald Trump is every so (not-often-enough) often Batman under all that bluster. He’s offering to buy out some of the Muslim investors in the property they want to build the Ground Zero Victory Mosque on. He’s offering 25% above the actual value of the land. The Muslims will refuse, because the front company Islam setup for this conquest monument, Cordoba House,...
  • 2nd US Pastor Announces Plans to Burn Koran on September 11th

    09/09/2010 12:31:52 PM PDT · by Berlin_Freeper · 111 replies ^ | Sept 9 2010 | Leader Staff
    Rev. Bob Old of Springfield, Tennessee, has announced that he too plans to set fire to a Koran at his home on Saturday, and the post a video of the holy Muslim book burning online.
  • Afghans protest Quran burning plan, torch US flag

    09/09/2010 11:33:36 AM PDT · by Cubs Fan · 100 replies · 1+ views
    Afghans protest Quran burning plan, torch US flag KABUL, Afghanistan – Hundreds of angry Afghans burned a U.S. flag and chanted "Death to the Christians" on Thursday to protest plans by a small American church to torch copies of the Muslim holy book on the anniversary of the Sept. 11 terror attacks. Religious and political leaders across the Muslim world, as well as several U.S. officials, have asked the church to call off the plan, warning it would lead to violence against Americans. Iraq, worried that it will unleash a backlash against all Christians, has beefed up security near churches.
  • Ground Zero Mosque Iman: If You Don’t Build It, They Will Attack

    09/09/2010 12:19:42 AM PDT · by American Dream 246 · 1 replies ^ | 09/09/10 | Larry O'Connor
    “If we move from that location, the story will be the radicals have taken over the discourse, the headlines in the Muslim world will be that Islam is under attack. Our national security now hinges on how we negotiate this, how we speak about it. The battlefront is between moderates of all sides… and the radicals on all sides,” he said. Moving the project to another location would strengthen Islamist radicals’ ability to recruit followers and will likely increase violence against Americans, the imam said. Tonight, on CNN’s “Larry King,” Imam Feisal Abdul Rauf confirmed everything we’ve thought about him....
  • "Conduct Unbecoming": A Shocking Book Tells of America's Destruction

    09/07/2010 9:05:29 AM PDT · by captjanaway · 24 replies · 1+ views
    Family Security Matters ^ | September 7, 2010 | John Howard
    On rare occasions, a book will appear that can alter the tide of public policy. Such a book is Conduct Unbecoming: How Barack Obama is Destroying The Military and Endangering Our Security, by Col. Robert “Buzz” Patterson (Regnery, 2010), released this day. It is a book so compelling, so revelatory, so frightening that it must prompt only one conclusion: our current international circumstances are no accident. They are the product of a philosophy so at odds with American tradition, so at variance with American values, so contrary to the very idea of American exceptionalism, that it virtually repudiates American history....
  • Gainesville Church Sparks Global Outrage (Black Panthers Threaten Pastor Over Koran Burning)

    09/06/2010 7:29:25 PM PDT · by kristinn · 302 replies · 1+ views ^ | Monday, September 6, 2010 | Ilyssa Trussel
    Members of the New Black Panther Party showed up in Gainesville Monday to let The Dove World Outreach Center know it is outraged by its plan to burn the Koran. "I believe in peace but if you aggress me, I am going to fight back," said State Chairman of the New Black Panther Party Mikhail Muhammad. The church plans to burn the holy book Saturday on the ninth anniversary of the 9/11 attacks. The pastor's plan has reached all the way to Afghanistan where Monday hundeds of demonstrators burned a cardboard effigy of the Gainesville pastor, Terry Jones. "We are...