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  • Monthlies the Campaign to Expand Them Painlessly [FReepathon New Monthly Campaign]

    02/27/2018 1:57:47 PM PST · by DoughtyOne · 32 replies
    My own thoughts | 02/27/2018 | DoughtyOne for Free Republic
    Dear FReepers and Lurkers; As you all know, we are in the midst of another Freep-a-thon.  The going is slower than we would like, but we are getting there. FReepers have stood by this forum for decades now.  That's because we use this as a major source of news here in the United States and from around the world.  We know that we will read what was reported, and discuss it.  If the MSM is trying to slip something by, one or more of our FReepers will catch it and address it.  If something isn't reported, our FReepers will raise...
  • Colin Kaepernick donates $10K to leading Soros-backed resistance group

    01/24/2018 11:49:23 AM PST · by detective · 17 replies
    The Washington Times ^ | January 21, 2018 | Valerie Richardson
    Colin Kaepernick entered the home stretch of his Million Dollar Pledge last week with a donation to one of Democratic moneyman George Soros’s favorite left-wing resistance groups. The former San Francisco 49ers quarterback announced Thursday that his foundation would give $10,000 to the Advancement Project as part of his commitment to donate $1 million to organizations “working in oppressed communities.” Advancement Project has another prominent funder: Mr. Soros, whose major philanthropies have given more than $9.5 million to the group since 1999, according to the conservative Capital Research Center.
  • GOP Sen. Jeff Flake donates to Alabama Democrat Doug Jones' senate campaign

    12/05/2017 3:00:05 PM PST · by cotton1706 · 57 replies ^ | 12/5/17
    resident Trump may have thrown his support to GOP Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore, but another Republican, Arizona Sen. Jeff Flake, made it clear he does not think Moore should be elected to fill Jeff Sessions' former seat. He wrote a $100 check to Moore's opponent, Democrat Doug Jones, and tweeted a photo, with a simple caption, "Country over Party." The Arizona senator has also tweeted, "Just to be clear. If the choice is between Roy Moore and a Democrat, I would run to the polling place to vote for the Democrat." After the Washington Post reported that several women...
  • I just got a call from the RNC (vanity)

    11/03/2017 9:55:15 AM PDT · by Signalman · 32 replies
    RNC | 10/3/2017 | self
    I just received a call from the RNC in DC asking for a donation. Normally I don't pick up on these calls but this morning, after reading the Breitbart article on Session, I answered the call. Before the woman could continue her sales pitch, I said, "I'm not sending the Republican Party another dime until Sessions is replaced and the DOJ prosecutes the Clintons". The woman's started speaking, "Well, you know sir..." My response. "Click". Maybe if they get enough responses like this, they'll get the message. What can I say, I'm an optimist.
  • Trump to donate $1 million of his own money to help with Harvey relief

    08/31/2017 3:34:46 PM PDT · by afraidfortherepublic · 87 replies
    The Washington Examiner ^ | Sarah Westweed
    President Trump plans to donate $1 million of his personal fortune to help victims of Hurricane Harvey White House Press Secretary, Sarah Sanders said Thursday.
  • Who should we donate in support of Harvey?

    08/29/2017 6:57:58 AM PDT · by where's_the_Outrage? · 115 replies
    Vanity | August 29, 2017 | Self
    OK Freepers, what is the best charity to give to support Harvey? The Red Cross? I have been hearing them panned since Vietnam. What about the Salvation Army? Hey, the Clinton Foundation did great work in Haiti, just ask Hillary. What are your suggestions?
  • Michael Moore Gives Huge Donation To Theater Depicting Trump’s Assassination

    06/28/2017 5:15:38 AM PDT · by Enlightened1 · 29 replies
    The Daily Caller ^ | 06/27/17 | Katie Jerkovich
    Michael Moore stepped up his attacks on President Donald Trump with a donation of $10,000 to the New York City Public Theater that produced the adaption of Shakespeare’s “Julius Caesar” depicting the assassination of a Donald Trump-like character “Right-wing media attacked free showings of Julius Caesar cause they said tone was ‘anti-Trump,'” the 63-year-old filmmaker tweeted Tuesday to his 4.92 million followers. “So Bank of America & Delta dropped funding,” he added before tweeting, “So here’s my donation & sponsorship to The Public’s Shakespeare in the Park in support of their right to free speech.” He included a photo of...
  • We have installed a new SHA-256 secure server certificate on and NEW donate link

    05/31/2017 2:41:24 PM PDT · by Jim Robinson · 59 replies
    ANNOUNCEMENT: We have installed a new SHA-256 secure server certificate on our domain and we have a NEW donate link: FR is now more secure than ever! Google, Firefox, et al, were flagging our old SHA-1 secure server as "not secure" even though our certificate was paid-up, still valid, still in force and our secure server was still encrypting our donation transactions as securely as always to the SHA-1 standard. You should see a green "Secure" padlock now when you click on our new donate link and that signifies that your transaction will be encrypted by the newly...
  • Trump donates 1st quarter salary to National Park Service

    04/03/2017 4:58:51 PM PDT · by 2ndDivisionVet · 4 replies
    Hot Air ^ | April 3, 2017 | John Sexton
    Today the White House announced that President Trump was donating his 1st quarter salary to the National Park Service. The announcement was made during the regular press briefing by White House spokesman Sean Spicer. “The president has spoken with counsel and made the decision to donate his first-quarter salary in total to a government entity,” Spicer said. He continued, “He has chosen this quarter to donate it to the National Park Service.” “It is my pleasure on behalf of the President of the United States to present a check for $78,333 to the Secretary of the Interior, Ryan Zinke and...
  • Woman leaves $1.2 million estate for Carter County animals (Tennessee)

    01/02/2017 2:50:52 PM PST · by who knows what evil? · 29 replies
    WJHL-TV ^ | January 2, 2017 | who knows what evil?
    ELIZABETHTON, TN (WJHL) – The Elizabethton Carter County Animal Shelter is getting some much needed improvements thanks to a generous gift from the estate of a Carter County woman who recently passed away. Around $500,000 of that will go to the Elizabethton Carter County Animal Shelter, while the rest is distributed among other animal care agencies in the region Glenda Delawder committed her estate of $1.2 million to helping Carter County animals in need. Around $500,000 of that will go to the Elizabethton Carter County Animal Shelter, while the rest is distributed among other animal care agencies in the region....
  • NBC, Chuck Todd Hide Wife's Kaine Donation, and Her Firm Getting Millions from Bernie Campaign

    10/26/2016 11:28:19 AM PDT · by george76 · 20 replies
    NewsBusters ^ | October 26, 2016 | Tim Graham
    NBC Meet the Press host Chuck Todd has a wife who’s active in Democratic Party strategic communications, and sometimes donates to Democrats. In 2012, Kristian Denny Todd contributed $2,500 to Sen. Tim Kaine. Todd never felt any need to disclose this during his three recent Kaine interviews on NBC (August 7, September 18, and October 23). But Maverick Mail & Strategies, the firm Mrs. Todd founded in 2007 with fellow James Webb aides Steve Jarding and Jessica Vanden Berg, did heavy lifting for openly socialist Bernie Sanders for President this year. Open Secrets shows a bill for $1.992 million made...
  • Donal J. Trump donation webpage (vanity)

    10/26/2016 7:31:55 AM PDT · by Tarasaramozart · 9 replies
    First time Presidential donor looking for website to donate to Donald Trump GOP partnership.
  • WIKILEAKS: Hillary Took Algeria Off Terror Watch List After Donation to Clinton Foundation

    10/20/2016 1:27:14 PM PDT · by detective · 34 replies
    The Gateway Pundit ^ | Oct 20th, 2016 | Jim Hoft
    A new Wikileaks document reveals Hillary took Algeria off the US terror watch list after they made a hefty donation to the Clinton Foundation’s Haiti relief project. How is that legal? The Clinton camp was discussing Joe Scarborough’s discussion on the Algerian donations to the Clinton Foundation. The Clinton advisors defended the move in the email saying it’s “legal gray area.”
  • Peter Thiel donating $1.25 million to Donald Trump's campaign

    10/16/2016 1:55:16 PM PDT · by Beautiful_Gracious_Skies · 33 replies
    CNN -Money ^ | October 16, 2016 | Laurie Segall and Aimee Rawlins
    Peter Thiel is putting his money where his mouth is. The billionaire PayPal cofounder is donating $1.25 million to Donald Trump's campaign, according to a source close to Thiel. Thiel has been a vocal supporter of Trump -- one of the most prominent in Silicon Valley. He spoke at the Republican National Convention and made history when he declared on stage that he was proud to be gay. Thiel's donation will be given through Super PACs and directly to Trump's campaign, according to the source. This is the first time Thiel will be donating to Trump. The donation was first...
  • The One One Done Project (A new way of thinking about FReep-a-thons...)

    08/21/2016 11:42:55 AM PDT · by DoughtyOne · 36 replies
    My own thoughts | 08/21/2016 | Doughtyone
    Hello my fellow FReepers.  I hope your day has started out on the right track.  It's August 21st, and we're in the middle of another FReep-a-thon.  That is what I would like to talk to you about, FReep-a-thons. Like some others, I was unable to donate to Free Republic in second quarter this year.  I had the pleasure of turning 65 and this year that meant about seven of my accounts were affected.  Each of them had the potential to change anywhere from $50 to as much as $200 dollars in my monthly budget.  This left me unclear as to...
  • Donating my truck

    08/17/2016 12:25:41 PM PDT · by Two Kids' Dad · 58 replies
    Two Kids' Dad | 08/17/2016 | Self
    Good day all. I want to donate my truck and would like advice on which non-profit agency FReepers would recommend.
  • Cruz Sex Scandal Story Just the Latest Bombshell (Possible Explanation for $500k Fiorina Donation?)

    03/25/2016 4:16:19 PM PDT · by vikingrinn · 113 replies
    U.S. News & World Report ^ | 3/25/2016 | Joseph P. Williams
    Last July, a Cruz-affiliated super PAC donated $500,000 to Fiorina's campaign, without explanation -- a highly unusual move that is being reexamined in light of the Enquirer's report about Cruz's indiscretions. And Fiorina made a highly publicized last-minute endorsement of Cruz in the final days before the Florida primary, helping him come in a respectable second to Trump and keeping his White House hopes alive.
  • A $10 Spot Challenge... FReepers...

    02/28/2016 5:18:29 PM PST · by DoughtyOne · 169 replies
    My own workup | 02/28/2016 | DoughtyOne / for Free Republic
    Trump supporters, I would like to celebrate the Session's endorsement, by giving F.R. a $10 spot. Would any of you like to join me, and help push the FReepathon over the top? 0050 = $00,500.00 0100 = $01,000.00 0250 = $02,500.00 0500 = $05,000.00 1000 = $10,000.00 Gotta go, I'm going to donate right now! Click on the graphic to join me...
  • $1 Million donation canceled after pro-Palestinian event (at Harvard)

    02/21/2016 8:27:02 PM PST · by Olog-hai · 11 replies
    INN ^ | 2/21/2016, 9:36 AM | Raphael Poch
    An international law firm has ceased their sponsorship of student activities at Harvard Law School following an incident in which some of the money it donated for the students was used to pay for an pro-Palestinian event by a student group on campus. The student group "Justice for Palestine" had used $500 from the fund to pay for pizza for students who participated in a "pro-Palestine" discussion that took place in the fall of 2015. Soon after, students were told by the University that the fund was no longer available for their use. The Toronto Star reported that the firm,...
  • Trump defends donations to Clinton Foundation. Does the Donald's explanation settle the issue?

    02/01/2016 7:54:46 AM PST · by SeekAndFind · 90 replies
    American Thinker ^ | 02/01/2016 | Rick Moran
    Donald Trump has come under fire during the campaign for his supporting Hillary Clinton and specifically, the Clinton Foundation. Records show Trump donated $250,000 to the Foundation and many conservatives have questioned how he can run as a Republican while playing on his extensive ties with the Clintons. The Hill: Republican primary front-runner Donald Trump on Sunday explained why he gave a quarter of a million dollars to the Clinton Foundation before he ran for president. “I did give to the Clinton Foundation. What I didn’t know is they’d be using it for private aircraft and things like that,”...