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23 September 2020

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Fred

Every revolution needs an elite leadership as they don't spring up from nowhere like Venus from the shell. I suggest a lot of NGOs are involved as fronts for funding. Given what Lois Lerner did at the IRS there are probable thousands of them flying under the radar.

This is an example of the material staged for the Louisville riot that is likely to errupt tonight over the latest St. of BLM.
https://twitter.com/dhookstead/status/1308833236638937092

The Twisted Genius

In sworn testimony before the House Homeland Security Committee hearing on 17 Sep, FBI Director Wray stated “It’s not a group or an organization. It’s a movement or an ideology.” He further stated that although Antifa is real, the greater danger of violence comes from anarchist and armed militia groups.

The Antifa groups are organized only on a local level. That is by design. The anarchists, by their very nature, are also not nationally organized and the various right wing militia groups, although organized, are not operating together under a unified national leadership.

There’s plenty of sharing of information on social media, but that doesn’t take centralized leadership or a robust funding apparatus. For God’s sake, look at what the alt-right did with 4chan and 8chan. There was/is no centralized leadership structure there. It’s the same on the left.

TV

You can be an American or a Democrat, you can't be both.

Diana Croissant

I have never met Ken Buck; however I've known much about him for a long time. He is from my home county in Colorado, the county where I now reside again. I grew up in this county. Greeley, the town where I now reside, is the county seat. It has mostly been a conservative farm community.

I attended and graduated (valedictorian) of the high school run by the local university, which was first a "normal school" for training school teachers. During my sophomore year in college, the college, then called Colorado State College, finally became a university, the University of Northern Colorado.

I am quite proud of this town and this county. The people here are mostly hard-working, conservative, people. Agriculture has always been central to our economy.

I am quite happy Ken Buck is speaking out about this issue. The question of who exactly is funding the anarchy that is going on in major u.S. cities is one that needs to be answered.

My suspicion, based on nothing but some of the events first surrounding the funding--much of it from out of the country--for the first Obama campaign--is that George Soros may be a major funder of this anarchy. The suspicion was always that he backed BHO and HRC because they wanted (as he did) a One-world government.

The America-first attitude of Trump, I think, is the major reason Trump won. Many people like me, did not want to become part of a one-world organization. We are people who were educated in the values and principles of our founding fathers and of our Constitution.

These riots are more than riots against the police. These are riots aimed at overthrowing our government and our way of life. Finding the source of the funding for the riots is a very important endeavor.

If we find who is actually providing the funding and supplies for the rioters, we must prosecute. I would not mind if who3eever the funders are would be prosecuted for sedition.

turcopolier

TTG

I suppose you had an ROTC scholarship, but, do you have any regrets over your long service in the US Army and in the IC?

TV

TTG:
Christopher Wray?
The emptiest suit.
The FBI - Famous But Incompetent.

turcopolier

TTG

Wray is an internal enemy of Trump. The decision to put him in charge of the FBI was just mad. For me his opinion is on a par with that of Brennan and Clapper. The Marxist street fighters may well be a movement rather than a line and block chart structure but the targeting and agitprop memes are obviously structured as is the logistical support.

The Twisted Genius

pl,

None whatsoever. I pledge every broken bone, dead nerve and the myriad screams in my head to preserve our nation and her Constitution from the scourge that Trump has awoken in so many of my brothers and sisters. TV wrote about it being the choice of being an American or a Democrat. I see it as being a choice between America or Trump. Sounds like the makings of a religious war, but I also have faith that it won't go too far beyond a lot of angty words and hurt feelings.

J

U-Haul Seen Distributing Shields, Potential Weapons to Louisville Rioters Rented to Holly Zoller of Soros-Connected Louisville Bail Project

https://www.thegatewaypundit.com/2020/09/u-haul-seen-distributing-shields-weapons-louisville-rioters-rented-holly-zoller-louisville-bail-project/

turcopolier

TTG

What it is that you find so objectionable in the Man is a mystery to me. His personality? A triviality. What is it that he has actually done that you find so bad? What? Biden is a nasty, dishonest, machine politician who can't possibly be an effective president. What can you prove about Trump that compares to the graft machine that obviously is the Biden family?

JerseyJeffersonian

Ah, so Wray gave sworn testimony? For a fellow as up to his neck in sedition as Mr. Wray appears to be, I'm not reassured by his sworn oath. After all, I rather suspect that he swore to uphold and defend the Constitution, too, and that oath appears to have been rather opportunistic, and situational; it got him positioned, and ready to play his part. What's another oath to the serially forsworn?

JerseyJeffersonian

Trump triggers some people; he is not the sort of fellow, like say, Obama, who comes across as a smooth operator. No, Trump is anything but that sort. But sometimes you need a rough Illyrian to get the nation through the rough patch.

https://en.m.wikipedia.org/wiki/Illyrian_emperors

Deap

Just like "covid", the more Team Soros riots, the more we learn, the more we can prevent and the more we can prepare. Louisville was ready.

Unacceptable downside, the more police shot in the line of duty. But this now war. Urban guerrilla warfare on our streets - and the enemy eposes itself with every move.

What did Europe know long time ago, when all businesses installed roll down metal shop front screens. One vivid memory of life in Europe - starting the day with the clank of mental screens rolling up. And the stoop getting scrubbed and swept.

blue peacock

Col. Lang & TTG,

IMO, our political system is broken. We have Conman Trump vs Corrupt Dementia Joe as the two major party candidates for president. Then we have the same old Pelosi, Schumer and McConnell, McCarthy that have been in Congress for decades. Is that the best we can do? When do voters have to be held accountable for continually voting Tweedle Dee & Tweedle Dum and expecting a different outcome?

Trump campaigned on Drain the Swamp in 2016. Yet he packed his administration with the Swamp. And the excuse his supporters give is that he had no choice. No agency. Wray is an excellent example of a Trump hire who undermined him throughout his tenure and threw sand in the gears of any transparency. Add in Mattis, Kelly, Tillerson, Bolton, Rosenstein, Coats. Does the buck stop at his desk?

When it comes to backing big corporate interests however, Trump's term is no different than Obama's.

Mathias Alexander

The whole thing is obviously organised along the lines of the Maiden/Color Revolution things in The Ukraine and Belorussia, probably by the same subcontractors. Genuine protestors of one sort or another are manipulated by paid and trained cadres with back up from operation rooms and propaganda outlets. Antifa and the right wing militias may be part of the same circus, unbeknown to the rank and file.

How does anyone think the Democrats are left wing? Would Biden's no-fly zones and drone strikes be left wing?

J

Antifa Secret Funding Exposed by Project Veritas… Follow the Trail of Dark Money (VIDEO)

Took Steyer and George Soros's names pop up

https://www.thegatewaypundit.com/2020/06/antifa-secret-funding-exposed-project-veritas-follow-trail-dark-money-video/

J

HUGE-Former BLM leader spills the beans on who’s funding BLM and ANTIFA

https://www.investmentwatchblog.com/huge-former-blm-leader-spills-the-beans-on-whos-funding-blm-and-antifa/

Claims young Rothschild, Clinton Foundation, and Soros funding ANTIFA

The Twisted Genius

Trump is a nasty, dishonest, crooked businessman who is remaking the government into an extension of his crooked business organization. For four years he has done his best to sow division and fan the flames of hatred in this country. That is his greatest failure as president. He did manage to keep the Obama economy improving at a continuous rate, but I don’t credit him with that any more than I credit Obama for the strength of the economic recovery. Economic disparity has increased under Trump. Even before the Covid-19 induced collapse, he artificially propped up the stock market by having the Federal Reserve buy private debt and stock. That seems to his only real economic focus. The debt was also ballooning before the pandemic due to his policies. His relaxation of environmental standards threaten our health along with our land and waters. Being hit with the Covid-19 pandemic is certainly not Trump’s fault, but his botched attempt at leadership is a lasting memorial to his ineffectiveness as president.

Horace

@Diana C.
"We are people who were educated .. Constitution."

This is a problem for our post-WASP ruling class and the reason we are being replaced by people who not only don't care about but whose culture is unremittingly hostile to "the values and principles of our founding fathers and of our Constitution." They are doing to us EXACTLY what the Chinese communists are doing to the Tibetans.

You may not see it yet where you live (yet), but where I live it is already a done deal. My neighbors are part of the broken remnants of a European tribe, one of many in the American nation (a federal people like the Swiss) that has existed longer than the modern French. They are good people who have tried to do right by everybody, and they are being slowly and surely destroyed.

No one voted for this in our fake republic where the only ballot choices we have had are Republican-flavored globalist or Democrat-flavored globalist. The rise of communism is an inevitable consequence. Our ruling class, especially Democrat-flavored globalists, think they can control them. They are having some success now because our communist infection is far more of the Lev Bronstein internationalist variety where the energies of their proletarians can be directed against the local national people, hence the recent anti-white animus in leftist culture.

I think in the long run it will morph into the nationalist-aspiration variety which is what both the Chinese and Vietnamese have. If there is not a solution to the unhappiness with consequent delegitimization caused by globalism from the right, there WILL be one from the left.

Horace

@TTG
"...the scourge that Trump has awoken in so many of my brothers and sisters."

The scourge is the realization that we are in an existential civilization war with people who hate us and want us to vanish from the pages of time. Unless the evil of globalism is destroyed, the best our descendants can hope for is a kind of slavery where they are involuntarily harvested for resources to both fund the lifestyles of the internationalist aristocracy and to subsidize their own replacement by unending open immigration of rootless foreigners.

There is no multicultural pot of gold at the end of the rainbow. The genomics revolution has utterly demolished the blank slate theory. The different peoples of the world have different preferences for how to organize themselves socially, politically, and economically that are deeply rooted in our varying biology. There is no one size fits all system for happily living together inside the same polity.

Living together inside the same polity unhappily is called 'authoritarian empire' and would require the dismantling of our European constitutional framework of governance, a process which not coincidently is well underway. Diversity is only a strength to the globalist oligarch seeking to import the divide for divide and rule.

David Habakkuk

TTG,

I have not looked at the evidence closely enough to have a considered view as to whether Congressman Buck is right.

However, I am rather familiar with the evidence relating to the conspiracy against the Constitution, in which people at the top of the FBI have been collaborating with long-term associates such as Christopher Steele on our side – I am ashamed to say.

Among a mass of material on the collusion of the current director of the organisation with the conspirators, a piece by John Solomon from July last year, headlined ‘Chris Wray’s FBI continues to cover for Team Comey’s Russia shenigans’, is helpful.

(See https://thehill.com/opinion/white-house/455228-chris-wrays-fbi-continues-to-cover-for-team-comeys-russia-shenanigans

Frankly, anyone who treats ‘sworn testimony’ from any senior official in the current FBI as reliable has to be under suspicion of being naive, duplicitous, or both.

At least there is one thing on you and I can agree – that this ‘sounds like the making of a religious war.’

If however you ‘also have faith that it won’t go too far beyond a lot of angry words and hurt feelings’, then all I can say that seem to me to provide a classic exemplification of a naivety very common among ‘liberal’ élites, on both sides of the Atlantic.

It seems to me extremely ill-advised to suggest that it is impossible to be both an American and a Democrat; but as if not more so, in current circumstances, to say that this election is ‘a choice between America and Trump.’

What both statements do, in effect, is declare the other side ‘enemies of the people.’

If you are confident, in a situation where there is every reason to believe that Trump has been the target of a conspiracy coordinated between representatives of the ‘Deep State’, on both sides of the Atlantic, the eventual outcome of his defeat will be nothing worse than ‘angry words and hurt feelings’, I think you live in ‘cloud-cuckooland.’

I also very much wish that Congressman Buck had not seen fit to wear a T-shirt, with one of the classic expressions of what people easily end up feeling, in the midst of religious wars.

If however, in some skirmish in a second American Civil War, you find yourself coming up against some irregulars wearing just that kind of T-shirt, who regard you as a fit object for the treatment it recommends, a goodly part of the blame will lie with you and your like.

Jimmy_W

TTG,
Basically there are 2 theories of American-ness:
1. Melting-Pot, where people of all races and creeds can come together and join the American Way-of-Life (tm), adopt and join the American Culture. Civic Nationalism, in other words.
2. Diversity (tm), where The American Way-of-Life (tm) is really the WASP Culture. And the other ethnicities cannot fully assimilate, for whatever reason (basically genetic). So there is no more American Culture, no more American. No more assimilation.

Trump is on the Melting-Pot side, and all Democrats on the Diversity side ideologically [along with white supremacists, ironically]. America is blessed with no natural foreign enemies (kind of). So a decoherence and falling-apart of America is not automatically a catastrophe.

turcopolier

Horace I visited my Chinese immigrant doctor yesterday to see if I am still in operating condition. Having escaped from communist China he fervently hopes for a Trump victory as does his
Chinese wife who is his receptionist. "to vanish from the pages of time" On the way to the docs office I passed the street corner at which the statue called Appomattox stood for 130 years commemorating Alexandria's Confederate dead. It is gone and any sign of it ever having existed has been erased.

turcopolier

TTG

Thanks for a clear response. So far as I know you have never had a full time post undergraduate job in the civilian world of business. Government consulting does not count as such. Trump is simply typical of his kind of entrepreneurial buccaneer. I have known many and he is far from the worst. At the same time you favor Biden who, like you, and Kamala has never had a non-government connected job from the real world where resources are not free and life is a dog eat dog process. i.e., I love you until the deal falls through and then ... Biden is a crook as are his whole family. Trump is the "lesser of two weevils."

Leith

Diana Croissant - Congressman Buck is not from Weld County and not even from Colorado. He was born and bred in Westchester County New York, and he got his Ivy League education at Princeton.

TV - I'm a former Republican and a former independent. But am now a proud Democrat and I am just as much American as you or Trump or Colonel Lang. I'm 77 years young but would still defend her against all enemies.

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