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  • President Trump Delivers Remarks on the Humanitarian Crisis on Our Southern Border and the Shutdown

    01/19/2019 1:38:20 PM PST · by catnipman · 103 replies
    YouTube ^ | 1/19/2019 | President Trump
    President Trump Delivers Remarks on the Humanitarian Crisis on Our Southern Border and the Shutdown
  • POTUS to Deliver Remarks on Crisis at Southern Border and Shutdown at 4PM LIVE Thread

    01/19/2019 11:42:25 AM PST · by COUNTrecount · 352 replies
    White House ^ | January 19, 2019 He says he will be making a big reveal about the government shutdown and border security at 3pm EDT at the White House Trump says he will make a 'major announcement' on the month-long shutdown and border security in a White House speech he says he'll deliver on Saturday afternoon
  • Nielsen says 35 million people watched Trump speech

    01/10/2019 1:35:08 AM PST · by 11th_VA · 26 replies ^ | Jan 9, 2019
    <p>NEW YORK - An estimated 35.3 million people saw President Donald Trump and Democratic leaders speak to the nation on border security and the partial government shutdown.</p> <p>That's about 10 million fewer viewers than Trump had for his 2018 State of the Union address. The Nielsen company said Wednesday it was similar to President Barack Obama's 2014 presidential address on fighting the Islamic state, which was seen by 34 million people.</p>
  • Trump Told Reporters Yesterday That He Thought His Primetime Speech Would Be A Waste Of Time

    01/09/2019 12:26:46 PM PST · by SeekAndFind · 37 replies
    Hotair ^ | 01/09/2018 | Allahpundit
    Once again his political instincts prove accurate. But I’m glad he gave the speech anyway. We got some sweet-ass Pelosi/Schumer memes out of it. They look like rich parents being told their loutish son just got kicked out of college again— Allahpundit (@allahpundit) January 9, 2019 Here’s the Times reporting on POTUS’s pre-speech lunch with TV hosts yesterday. Attendees weren’t allowed to discuss publicly what Trump said to them, but that doesn’t mean they couldn’t gossip to their colleagues in the media: Yet privately, Mr. Trump dismissed his own new strategy as pointless. In an off-the-record lunch with...
  • Prosecutor Investigating Whether Anti-LGBTQ Manifesto Is Punishable [Netherlands]

    01/09/2019 10:00:10 AM PST · by C19fan · 6 replies
    NL Times ^ | January 9, 2018 | Janene Pieters
    The Public Prosecution Service will assess whether the controversial Nashville declaration is punishable, the Prosecutor announced after a commotion arose about a Dutch translation of the anti-LGBTQ text that has now been signed by hundreds of pastors and other orthodox Christians in the Netherlands. How long this assessment will take, is not yet clear, AD reports. The declaration explicitly rejects homosexuality and transgender people, and suggests that sexual orientation and gender are things people can be "cured" of. It also stresses that marriage is a covenant between one man and one woman. In the assessment, the Public Prosecutor will determine...
  • Tightening Sharia Screws-The clampdown on free speech intensifies

    01/03/2019 4:25:01 AM PST · by SJackson · 25 replies
    Frontpagemagazine ^ | January 3, 2019 | Bruce Bawer
    It started out with an isolated case here and there. In 2005, Oriana Fallaci was put on trial in Italy for her anti-Islam book The Force of Reason. In 2010 and again in 2011, politician Geert Wilders was tried in the Netherlands for publicly criticizing Islam. In 2011, the Danish Lars Hedegaard was found guilty by a Danish court of hate speech for having, in the privacy of his own home, made reference to the frequency of incest rape in Muslim communities. (The verdict was later reversed by the Danish Supreme Court.) Also in 2011, Elisabeth Sabaditsch-Wolff was tried...
  • A Texas Elementary School Speech Pathologist Refused to Sign a Pro-Israel She Lost Her [tr]

    12/18/2018 6:12:55 AM PST · by C19fan · 48 replies
    The Intercept ^ | December 17, 2018 | Glenn Greenwald
    A children's speech pathologist who has worked for the last nine years with developmentally disabled, autistic, and speech-impaired elementary school students in Austin, Texas, has been told that she can no longer work with the public school district, after she refused to sign an oath vowing that she does not and will not engage in a boycott of Israel or otherwise tak[e] any action that is intended to inflict economic harm on that foreign nation. A lawsuit on her behalf was filed early Monday morning in a federal court in the Western District of Texas, alleging a violation of her...
  • LA college district abolishes free speech zones as part of lawsuit settlement

    12/14/2018 5:10:39 PM PST · by Libloather · 14 replies
    Fox News ^ | 12/14/18 | Perry Chiaramonte
    A Los Angeles college student who sued his school for allegedly curbing his right to free speech after it prevented him from passing out copies of the U.S. Constitution was vindicated in court this week. The Los Angeles Community College District (LACCD), which represents nine schools, including Pierce College, agreed on Wednesday to settle a lawsuit filed against them last year by student Kevin Shaw after he was barred from passing out copies of the document because he wasnt in the schools designated free speech zone, which measured 616 square feet or about the size of three parking spaces. As...
  • (drugged?) Obama Speech at Obama Foundation Summit in Chicago

    11/20/2018 10:56:06 PM PST · by TigerClaws · 79 replies
    Obama Speech at Obama Foundation Summit in Chicago. Go to the 38-minute point.
  • A New Form of Censorship is Spooking Through Europe

    11/20/2018 7:10:12 PM PST · by MtnClimber · 17 replies
    Gates of Vienna ^ | 19 Nov, 2018 | Ralph Schllhammer, Baron Bodissey
    Much has been reported in the past few days on the decision by the European Court of Human Rights that the designation of the Prophet Mohammed as pedophilic in the context of a 2009 seminar led by the Austrian Islam-critic Elisabeth Sabaditsch-Wolff is not legally covered by the right of free expression of opinion. The waves caused by this decision were detectable even in the USA, where the popular Fox show, Tucker Carlson dedicated a full segment to the case. Independent of whether this was a scandalous decision, it indicates a disturbing trend: a re-clericalization of public space in which...
  • Trump live stream speech at Suresnes Cemetary

    11/11/2018 6:36:44 AM PST · by freedomjusticeruleoflaw · 24 replies
    Youtube; Golden State Times ^ | 11/11/18 | Golden State Times
    Live stream of Trump in France at Suresnes Cemetary.
  • The domain has landed at Epik.

    11/03/2018 5:09:30 PM PDT · by akalinin · 51 replies blog page ^ | 11// | Rob Monster
    The domain has landed at Epik. This post will summarize why Epik welcomed It will also address why I believe the operators of the site have the right to be online. De-Platforming is Digital Censorship. Blacklisting is Digital Shunning. For those not familiar with the case, Gab.coms ability to operate was abruptly terminated by Godaddy, among other vendors, who deemed Gab to have violated their terms of service. This de-platforming of Gab generated much discussion in the mainstream technology press. It also prompted a lively discussion in the professional domain name community, including at the popular discussion board...
  • Obama Talking like a Fruit Cake in Wisconsin (Oky Doky alert!)

    10/31/2018 8:05:33 AM PDT · by poconopundit · 58 replies
    I know it's often painful to listen to President Barky give a speech. But listen to him speak in Wisconsin the other day. Tell me the guy is not losing it. I queued up the video at the 24 minute mark. The next two minutes are great for a laugh. He's obviously trying to sound natural like Trump, but he can't pull it off. He stammers and can't get his words out. He also overdoes his gestures and tries to speak in various voices. Is Trump in this guy's head or what? Bhaahaha!
  • Gab, free speech social network, has been shut down by its host

    10/27/2018 8:11:22 PM PDT · by DesScorp · 324 replies
    Twitter ^ | 27 May 2018 | Gab
    Breaking: @joyent, Gabs new hosting provider, has just pulled our hosting service. They have given us until 9am on Monday to find a solution. Gab will likely be down for weeks because of this. Working on solutions. We will never give up on defending free speech for all people.
  • U.K. Police Urge Citizens To Report Neighbors For Offensive Or Insulting Speech

    09/13/2018 10:16:35 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 52 replies
    The Federalist ^ | 09/13/2018 | By Benjamin R. Dierker
    English police are now calling on citizens to report hate incidents. Reporting friends and neighbors to the police has terrible historical connotation, and for good reason. It is legitimate fascism. Timid citizenries are easy to control — fear that even a coworker could file a report to the police can keep people in check.The latest call for action in England is from the South Yorkshire Police on Twitter. Similar reporting requests are posted on the United Kingdom government website. Two tweets from the South Yorkshire Police over the weekend requesting citizens to report hate matters to police should grab...
  • Obama has no positive legacy & uses the word "I" 102 times in one speech.

    09/09/2018 6:42:59 AM PDT · by JLAGRAYFOX · 46 replies
    Duh....Who DAT there? Why it's ex-failed, POTUS, Barack Hussein Obama. We keep looking for his legacy...but, sadly, there is none. Only tons of negatives..."GALORE"!!! What there is lots of, very strongly, is the Obama Self-Adoration, Massive Egomaniac. In his recent speech to college students in Illinois, he used the word "I" 102 times in forty-seven minutes. What a guy...or, what a "ZERO". Your choice!!! Hey, Scumer & Pelois, I got news for you all. Obama ain't the savior of the Democrat Party. Obama cannot save himself...period. If you are looking for a "Blue Wave, Wonder Boy", Obama ain't him. He...
  • POTUS, Barack Hussein Obama, is a legend in his own mind.

    09/08/2018 7:38:14 AM PDT · by JLAGRAYFOX · 50 replies
    The media is reporting this morning, (Ed Henry-FNC) the ex-POTUS, Barack Hussein Obama used the word "I" in his speech yesterday, "one hundred" (100) times. Talk about a gent in love with himself. POTUS, Trump is going to have a ball beating the self-loving, adoree, Obama, who can only play to rigged, set-up, audiences, like college "brainwashed" kids in Illnois,'s Hillary Clinton, 2.0 all over again. The big last ditch effort & ploy to put a Democrat Party leader (Obama) out front to take down POTUS, Trump has failed already. Instead of going after Trump, which Obama did to...

    09/05/2018 7:25:52 PM PDT · by bitt · 106 replies
    Daily Caller ^ | 9/5/2018 | ANDREW KERR
    Representatives for Barack Obama have threatened to cancel the former presidents upcoming paid speech at a Denmark university if details of his speaking contract are released to the public. Obama will participate in a moderated question and answer session on Sept. 28 at the University of Southern Denmark before local business leaders, university students and local dignitaries, according to Business Kolding, the events organizer.
  • Monica Lewinsky shuts down Jlem interview

    09/04/2018 6:57:27 AM PDT · by Texas Fossil · 34 replies
    Jerusalem Post ^ | September 3, 2018 22:02 | Amy Spiro
    Monica Lewinsky, the White House intern turned anti-bullying activist, gave an emotional speech in Jerusalem on Monday night before abruptly leaving at the start of an interview. Lewinsky addressed the Channel 2 news conference about her experiences in the wake of the revelations of her affair with then-US president Bill Clinton. Following her speech, Lewinsky sat down for a scheduled talk with news anchor Yonit Levi. Levi asked Lewinsky if she was still expecting a private apology from Clinton after all these years. Lewinsky simply answered: Im sorry, Im not going to be able to do this, and quickly walked...
  • President Trump Delivers Remarks at Ohio GOP Dinner (Aug 24)

    08/24/2018 7:10:19 PM PDT · by entropy12 · 18 replies
    C-span ^ | August 24, 2018 | C-span
    President Trump delivered remarks at the Ohio Republican Party State Dinner in downtown Columbus. He told party members to encourage voters to get out an vote in the 2018 elections, saying it was the partys responsibility to protect its 2016 win with followup victories in the midterms. He also talked about recent economic metrics and immigration policy.