Walking down the street once in Kyoto my wife and I were approached by a young woman. “Are you Americans?” She asked. We answered we were. She then launched into a bitter tirade calling us all kinds of names because of “What you did in Hiroshima and Nagasaki.” That was 25 years ago.
But that was one woman out of 125 million. If the majority in the country felt that way at the time I doubt we would have lived there, but Japan has a range of opinion on every issue including whether the bombings were justified.
My wife’s father was on a ship heading for Japan from Burma as part of a special ops force that had practiced for months for the expected invasion of the home islands. My father was in the Philippines under the command of Gen. MacArthur’s forces.
Had the bombs not been dropped and the expected allied casualties been as high as anticipated, chances are neither one of our fathers would have returned alive and we would not exist.
And chances are quite good that neither would the woman who verbally assaulted us.
My dad, lower left somewhere in the Philippines, 1945
Instead all three of us were able to walk the streets of a free Japan, able to express our opinions without fear.
I often wonder how History would have viewed the USA if we had the bomb but not used it. “You had the capability to end the war, a war which killed hundreds of thousands of allied forces and millions of Japanese civilians, a war that left Japan fragmented and half under occupation by the Soviet Union, yet you failed to use it.” But I’m sure the wife, our children, and I would not be around to debate it.
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Is America Heading For Civil War? Of Course It Is…
In last week’s article I discussed the issue of American “balkanization” and the rapid migration of conservatives and moderates from large population centers and states that are becoming militant in their progressive ideology. In my home state of Montana there has been a surge of people trying to escape the chaos and oppression of leftist states. Some are here because of the pandemic and the harsh restrictions they had to endure during the first lockdowns. Others are here because they can’t stand the hostility of identity politics, cancel culture and race riots. Either way, they are fleeing places with decidedly leftist influences.
Uprooting and moving to an entirely new place is not an easy thing to do, especially in the middle of a pandemic. For many people, such an idea would have been unthinkable only a few years ago. Believe me, moving to a place like the Rocky Mountain Redoubt is not an easy transition for most. Hopefully these people understand that they will have to make extensive preparations for the rough winter and be ready to work hard in the spring and summer months to survive. Maybe they don’t realize yet how tough it is here; maybe they know and don’t care.
That’s how bad the situation has become – Rational and reasonable people are willing to leave behind their old life and risk it all to keep a margin of freedom.
In my view it is clear that the political left has gone so far off the rails into its own cultism that there is no coming back. There can be no reconciliation between the two sides, so we must separate, or we must fight. I advocate for separation first for a number of reasons:
First and foremost, conservatives are the primary producers within American culture. If we leave the leftists to their own devices there is a chance they will simply implode in on themselves and eat each other because they have no idea how to fill the production void. The recent developments in the defunct CHAZ/CHOP autonomous zone are a perfect example. Those people don’t have the slightest clue what they are doing and it shows.
Second, if conservatives separate it provides a buffer that helps defuse future random conflicts. When you force the two sides into a box together eventually they will find a reason to try to kill each other. Putting some distance between them and us reduces the angst.
Third, if the leftists decide they don’t like that we have separated and are thriving on our own, and they attempt to antagonize or attack us where we live, then we hold the clear moral high ground when we smash them to pieces in response. [Emphasis. and below photos, by JAF, editor.]
I fully realize that the third outcome is the most likely. War is probably inevitable. Why? Because collectivists and narcissists are never satisfied. They desire unlimited control over the lives of others and they will use any means to get that control no matter how destructive. Separating from them is only a stop-gap that allows us to take the superior position. Through peaceful migration, we set the pace of the conflict. Eventually they will come after us, and there will be no doubt about our response then. There will be no way to spin the result in their favor, no way for them to play the victims.
Some people might question if we are actually to the point of open conflict; they might accuse me of “doom mongering”. Others may argue that conservatives are acting “passive” and that we will never take any action. These assumptions are common right now because such people do not understand how history progresses and how group psychology evolves.
Domestic war is not something pursued lightly, or haphazardly. The average person knows at least subconsciously that it’s better to seek resolution or to remain patient as events unfold. Conservatives aren’t stupid; we know that before any civil war there is first a culture war. And, we know that the cards are stacked against us and that if we act rashly in any way we will lose position in that culture war.
So, we let the leftists spit and rage like madmen for a little while. Each day people who were on the fence when it comes to the culture war are witnessing this and come over to our side because we’re the only side that is sane. The drawback is, there comes a point in which calm professionalism might be wrongly perceived as weakness. And when people sense weakness among conservatives, they might run into the arms of the extreme left thinking that it’s safer to join the “winning team”.
I believe conservatives have not been sucked into a reactionary stance yet because they are thinking logically and refusing to play the game for now. In some ways it is how we enter the fight that is more important than the fight itself. To understand why, we have to look at the bigger picture beyond the left/right conflict.
As I noted last week, the political left is a tool for a greater agenda. They are being used as a weapon of chaos by globalist interests. This is not “conspiracy theory”, this is conspiracy fact. Millions of dollars have poured into Antifa and BLM related groups through elitist donors like George Soros and his Open Society Foundation as well as the Ford Foundation. Globalist institutions like these have been influencing the extreme left and promoting identity politics for DECADES. This is openly admitted. What we are witnessing in 2020 is simply the culmination of a half-century long propaganda campaign that created the modern feminist movement, victim group status, entitlement culture, etc.
The reason for the agenda should be obvious: Chaos creates fear. Fear creates division and crisis. And, crisis creates opportunity (as globalist Rahm Emanuel once bragged). Meaning, the extreme left is going to start a war because that’s exactly what the global elites created them for.
Now, some might suggest that this places conservatives in a Catch-22 position; if we don’t fight back then we will look weak. We will be culturally isolated and eventually overrun and wiped from the history books. If we do fight back we will be giving the globalists what they want – A civil war that will tear America apart.
The suggestion by certain special interests will be that there is only one way out; use government power to turn the tide to our advantage. In other words, institute martial law. I don’t really see it that way.
Once we understand that a fight is coming regardless, our task is to position ourselves with the most advantage possible while keeping our culture and our principles intact. This includes our belief in constitutionalism, civil liberties and opposition to tyranny in ANY form. Winning the fight is important, but maintaining our principles in the process is more important. Becoming a monster to fight the monster is the same as losing.
When the left comes for us (and they will), the fight has to be won by us, not government. We cannot hand even more power to government in the name of security. We cannot become the fascists the leftists accuse us of being.
I am often asked these days about my view of the 2020 election and how it will turn out. I did predict Trump’s election win in the summer of 2016 based on the idea that Trump’s presence in the White House would drive the left insane, as well as give the globalists a perfect “conservative” scapegoat for the economic collapse they had been engineering since at least 2008.
Trump’s cabinet of global elitists suggests his complacency in this plan. We still live under a one party system pretending as if it is a two party paradigm.
Furthermore, I am not convinced there will even be an election in November. With pandemic lockdowns surely returning as infections spike once again, the US economy will be in ruins by winter. Voting in a traditional fashion will be difficult or restricted in some states. And, mail-in or digital ballots will not be accepted by most conservatives because of their history of being used to rig election outcomes.
Look at it this way: If Trump “wins”, or delays the election, the left will riot and a civil war will be triggered. Conservatives will have to deal with the violence of the left while also dealing with the potential for martial law (which we cannot tolerate or support either). If Biden “wins”, it will be perceived by many conservatives who still think elections matter as a stolen presidency engineered through fraudulent ballot practices.
To summarize, if Trump is still in the White House in 2021, get ready to fight back against leftist mobs as well as martial law measures. If you believe in freedom, realize that fake conservatives that support government tyranny will be as much a problem as Marxist lefties. If Biden enters the White House, expect him to immediately implement unconstitutional policies including medical tyranny, gun confiscation and martial law. Either way, it ends in war.
It’s also the classic false choice narrative: You can choose Marxism and communism, or you can choose fascism. Communism being the elevation of the weak and the oppression of the strong in the name of arbitrary “equality”, and fascism being the elimination of the weak or less fortunate in the name of making more room for the strong. Both sides rely on totalitarian government to assert dominance, and both sides benefit the elitist establishment. The great con is that there is no third option, when there is; the non-aggression principle, citizen defense, voluntarism and freedom.
Frankly, I almost prefer a scenario in which Biden and the left are perceived as stealing the election. At least then conservatives will be fully united once again and ready to fight, instead of passively relying on a Pied Piper like Trump to save them.
The truth is, in 2020-2021 we stand at a massive nexus point in human history. We are spiraling into a decade and a fight that will decide the fate liberty for the next century or more. On one side stands the global elites and the useful idiots on the hard left. They will push for a collectivist system that erases all memory of the Constitutional Republic we once new, and they will get help from fake conservatives that value power over principle. On the other side stands the people that just want to be left alone; the free minds, the people that don’t need or desire to have power over anybody.
If humanity is to have a future at all, the second group must continue to exist and prosper. They are the wellspring that feeds us, that gives us something to hope for. If the elites and the social justice mob take control, there can be no future for our species. They desire what they cannot and should not have. They value only what they can take from others. They have a hunger that can never be satiated. They will devour the world until there is nothing left while claiming they stand for the “greater good”. War cannot be avoided with such people; the only question is, will liberty minded people stay the course and stick by their principles or will they fall to their darker impulses to ensure victory?
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The AK-47 round is the 7.62×39 (4th from left). The .50 cal is the last round on right.
I’m a fan of the AK-47 but as others have stated it’s not as powerful as it’s made out to be in non-military or non-firearm circles. There are other weapons that are much more powerful, able to reach out and kill for miles whereas the AK-47 is only accurate for 300 yards or so. The size of the cartridge – the case holding propellant – shows why.
On this July 4th, don’t let the bastards get you down. We’re not dead yet, we know what we need to do, and we can do it to reinvigorate our liberties.
Imagine that you live in a beautiful house that, unbeknownst to you, has had termites lurking within the walls, eating away relentlessly at its foundation, with the resulting dry rot speeding the process. Distracted by the house’s external beauty, you’re unaware of the destruction within. And then, one day, its foundation destroyed, the house collapses. Everything is gone.
Let’s have a better scenario: You live in a beautiful house. You know that there’s a termite problem but money is tight and you keep putting off the big repair. Instead, you do patches here and there. You spray a little, you fix the ugly parts, and you muddle along, hoping and praying that your home will keep going. This actually works for a while. Then, one day, a whole wall — not the whole house, but a wall — collapses. Suddenly, you see inside and understand what’s really going on. Those termites are hard at work and you have a choice: Put aside the other distractions, as well as the demands on your time and money, and fix the house, or let the house collapse. Goaded into action by your urgent desire to save the house you act and — voila! — your house still stands and, if you’re really diligent, you’ve cleared out the dry rot and the termites entirely.
Obviously, that house is America and leftism is the termite infestation. We Americans have known for a while that leftism is eating away at America. We’re not facing a sudden, surprising collapse. Instead, we’re in the fortunate situation in which one wall has fallen and we can see the rot within. With Democrats bankrupting their own states and burning their own cities, we know what we need to do.
Doing nothing is an option but it’s a terrible option. Instead, it’s up to us to stand up and fight for our country. We do that by pushing back hard against cancel culture, against the insistence that “racism” is whatever the left doesn’t like, against the relentless pressure to take our guns. Freedom of speech, freedom of assembly, freedom of worship, the right to bear arms, and all the other extraordinary rights spelled out in our Constitution.
Ultimately, no matter their violence, their cancel culture, and their bullying, the leftists can’t just take it from us; we can only let them have it, like the person who ignores the termites entirely or, once aware of them, let’s them have their way. Over and over, in both war and peace, prior generations of Americans have fought and worked for liberty. This year, more than any other year in my long(ish) lifetime, we can’t take it for granted. We have to work and fight too.
July 4th is the celebration day, the rallying day, for those of us who fight. We fight by refusing to be silenced. We fight by pushing back against “woke” corporations instead of meekly buying their products as they abuse us. We fight by turning off woke sports that make it clear they hate us. Life isn’t normal and we can’t pretend it is. We need to rebuild our house.
Happy July 4th. Happy Re-Independence Day!
(And p.s., VOTE FOR TRUMP IN 2020. He’s our fighting general and we need him.)
Kerry hedged his support for overthrowing the government by saying that Republicans are suppressing the votes of minorities.
“Certain officials of a particular party purposefully [make] it difficult for the other party to vote where they control those matters,” Kerry said during a video link to the Copenhagen Democracy Summit.
Kerry hinted that the GOP had rigged the 2000 election against Al Gore and the 2004 election — which he lost — and then cost Democrat Stacey Abrams her 2018 race for governor of Georgia against Brian Kemp. Multiple investigations into alleged voter fraud or suppression during all three elections came up empty-handed.
But Kerry said the president would bring a revolution on himself — and that America’s founders would be marching in the streets with the Democratic shock troops to overthrow the democratically elected president in 2021. “If people don’t have adequate access to the ballot, I mean that’s the stuff on which revolutions are built,” he said. “If you begin to deny people the capacity of your democracy to work, even the Founding Fathers wrote in the Declaration of Independence, the Constitution, we have an inherent right to challenge that.”
Kerry added that he’s “worried” that more American votes feel like the GOP is trying to sideline their votes and are becoming “disaffected,” although it’s not clear how making baseless allegations would calm that situation.
Kerry joins a long and growing list of liberal Democrats who call for the 2016 election to be overturned, by a violet coup or uprising, if necessary. In April, former Jimmy Carter speechwriter Hendrik Hertzberg asked if it is “time for a military coup?”
The same day, a deep-pocketed venture capitalist named Nick Hanauer asked, “At what point do the Joint Chiefs of Staff just come to terms with the fact that the POTUS has lost his marbles and is insane, and just take him out?”
The assault on the presidency and democratic norms isn’t new.
One of the most outspoken supporters of the Trump impeachment, far-left Rep. Steve Cohen, D-Tenn., tweeted: “Where are our military folks? The Commander in Chief is in the hands of our enemy!”
President Trump has turned the system upside down — Deep State operatives don’t appreciate it.
Retired Army Brigadier General Anthony Tata has warned that “deep state cabal” is trying to overthrow the president even now. One of the prime conspirators is former Obama administration official and Communist Party voter John Brennan, who said that President Trump’s actions were “nothing short of treason.” That implies Brennan believes Trump should be overthrown, or worse, Tata said. “He ran the CIA. He’s committed multiple crimes,” Tata said. “He has the network to do what he threatens.”
The media have tried to make Gen. Tata a laughingstock. But you don’t need top secret intelligence clearance to know high-placed people want to pry Trump out of office by any means necessary: You can read their own words.
Hollywood celebrities have also walked — or stomped on — the thin line between legal advocacy and illegal calls for insurrection.
Actor Alec Baldwin, who often carictures President Trump on Saturday Night Live, demanded that the American people “overthrow” President Trump, but he seemed to catch himself and say he meant only a peaceful uprising.
“It is time to overthrow the government of Donald Trump — not in a violent way or unlawful way — but it must be overthrown nonetheless,” he said.
Comedian Sarah Silverman went further, saying, “Once the military is with us, fascists get overthrown.” Trump, whom she called a “mad king” will “go bye bye.”
Whether alive or dead, she didn’t say.
The Democrats’ support for a violent revolution in the streets makes the Black Lives Matter/Antifa riots seem even more dangerous — or possibly a sign of things to come.
On the 244th anniversary of the signing of the Declaration of Independence, the United States of America finds itself in a war for its very survival. Events are being brought to a head with the chaos and uncertainty of the COVID19 pandemic and shutdown of our economy; protests, riots, and looting occurring in major cities across the country in the guise of Black Lives Matter but infiltrated by avowed Marxists; an election year following four years of attacks on President Trump by the media, Democrats and Never Trumpers; the Russia hoax, the Ukraine hoax, an impeachment farce… the list goes on.
The individuals and organizations behind the riots and tearing down of statues are in their last gasps of attempting to end our great republic. They have been working for decades in our schools, colleges, media, and government offices to undermine our proud history. What we are seeing is the culmination of a few generations of our indoctrinated youth who have never been exposed to the whole truth behind the founding of our country. They are taught only the negative aspects of our founding and historical events. They are carefully taught to hate everything about America.
As a young woman growing up in the 1960s and 1970s I learned a heartbreaking but powerful lesson. Good and bad reside together within everyone. We cannot judge people from our historical past based on our present reality. Life rarely gives you a binary choice. Nothing is black and white.
Our children are taught the founding fathers owned slaves so nothing they did could possibly have been good. End of discussion. We should be teaching them the complete story.
The Declaration of Independence was written to address the grievances of the Colonies against the King of England. We have all read the “official” document in American history classes. What we were not taught, and what we SHOULD have been taught, was the process which brought about this historic document; particularly the missing text of the original draft written by Thomas Jefferson, which included the following paragraph, taken directly from transcription of “The Papers of Thomas Jefferson” at Princeton University:
“He has waged cruel war against human nature itself, violating it’s most sacred rights of life and liberty in the persons of a distant people who never offended him, captivating & carrying them into slavery in another hemisphere, or to incur miserable death in their transportation thither. This piratical warfare, the opprobrium of infidel powers, is the warfare of the CHRISTIAN king of Great Britain. Determined to keep open a market where MEN should be bought & sold, he has prostituted his negative for suppressing every legislative attempt to prohibit or to restrain this execrable commerce…”
As Jefferson points out in his “Autobiography by Thomas Jefferson 1743-1790” this clause was stricken because Georgia and South Carolina were not against slavery and in fact was necessary to continue since their agricultural economies relied heavily upon the practice. Without the full support of all the Colonies the Declaration of Independence could not have been the transformative document and precursor to the establishment of the United States of America and the Constitution and thus was omitted in the final document in order to get unanimous support from all of the Colonies.
Until the mid -1650s many people came to the Colonies as indentured servants, with colonists paying their fare to immigrate. These indentured servants worked off their debt for up to seven or eight years at the end of which they were given their “freedom papers” acknowledging their debt was paid in full. Several of the Colonies and even some of the wealthier colonists themselves gave these freed people land and livestock to establish their own livelihood. The truth is slavery in the colonies was instituted while under the rule of the British with blacks and whites alike owning slaves of all races. Many colonists became abolitionists and were vehemently against the practice from its very beginning.
Jefferson acknowledged that during the turbulent Revolutionary War eradication of slavery had not been addressed and he wrote “this subject was not acted on finally until the year 78, when I brought in a bill to prevent their further importation. This passed without opposition, (author’s bold) and stopped the increase of the evil by importation, leaving to future efforts its final eradication”. Here we see again Jefferson’s personal commitment to the abolition of slavery in America. This was an important advancement towards ending the practice, and also reveals the Founding Fathers shared the same commitment.
A little research would reveal Thomas Jefferson inherited his slaves from his father and father-in-law and the only slaves he purchased were to reunite families. While it is also a known fact he kept a slave woman named Sally Hemings and most likely had several children with her, what is not taught is that she was his half sister-in-law, being his deceased wife’s half-sister. Thomas Jefferson was probably the most enlightened and classic liberal of the Founding Fathers.
When the final draft of the Constitution of the United States of America was completed, Provision 107 from Article 1.9.1 stated “Until A.D. 1808 there shall be no prohibition or interference against the migration or importation of any persons which the “states now existing” shall consider proper for admission”. In his book The Making of America, W. Cleon Skouson states: “This provision gave the states the RIGHT to continue importing slaves and bond servants for twenty years, but thereafter it gave the federal government the RIGHT to terminate it”. Skousen elaborates by explaining that this was the compromise made by the original States to assure that three dissenting states; Georgia, South Carolina, and North Carolina; would sign the Constitution. Although the consensus of the general populace favored the abolition of slavery, these three States required a period of time to phase out their economic dependence on slavery. In the same year as the Constitution was written, the Northwest Ordinance was passed assuring that any new States acceding to the United States would be free states and no slavery would be permitted within their borders.
So this Independence Day, as we see anarchists rioting, looting and tearing down statues and memorials representing our history and celebrating our founders, we should be reminded – one of the reasons the Revolutionary War was fought was to break away from England and a monarchy that brought slavery to our shores. The Declaration of Independence was our first step towards equality for all.
And finally, we must resolve to teach our children the true and complete history of America and not just the skewed anti-American version Marxists have been teaching in our schools.
Black Lives Matter organizer Devonere Armani Johnson had a simple and straightforward message of racial justice for Madison store owners of all races.
“Give me money or we’ll break windows,” the repeat offender had allegedly told them.
The “Free Yeshua” Madison riots began when the police arrested the BLM thug.
Johnson, who also goes by Yeshua Musa or Jesus Moses, was busted after following an older white man into Coopers Tavern while shouting, “you’re a racist” at him through a megaphone, before lecturing the patrons on his opinion that, “Jesus was not a white man.”
“His name was Horace,” Devonere/Yeshua asserted, “and he was plagiarized from ancient Egypt.” He explained that Jesus had been sent by Queen Elizabeth to bring slaves to America.
It’s possible that he meant Horus.
Before that, Devonere had threatened a mother of four who had been walking down the street with her children, calling her a “fat b___” and yelling, “don’t think your god’s going to save you”.
“My name is Joshua Musa, and I am f____ disturbing the s___ out of this restaurant. I got a f____ bat,” raved the thug that WORT community radio had described as “a frequent organizer and participant in Madison’s Black Lives Matter demonstrations against systemic injustice.”
Meanwhile the man he had been harassing was doing the right thing that had gotten any number of white people labeled ‘Karens’ and fired from their jobs, calling the police.
The police arrived and Devonere resisted arrest, before screaming, “I can’t breathe.”
After the Black Lives Matter organizer’s arrest, a mob gathered chanting, “Free Yeshua” and waving “Free Yeshua” signs.
“This is not a peaceful protest, so if you came out here for a peaceful protest, you missed it,” another organizer declared. “We’re done being peaceful. Now we demanding justice.”
Justice consisted of toppling the progressive statue of Lady Forward and a Union veteran, and violently assaulting State Senator Tim Carpenter, a gay progressive from Milwaukee, who had come out to support the peaceful protest, but unfortunately missed the peaceful protest, and was instead punched and kicked in the head, neck and ribs, and left with a concussion.
“Mandela Barnes is a friend of mine, and this is how I get treated? I had no idea. This is the first time I’ve ever been assaulted,” Carpenter whined afterward to the racist BLM mob.
Since then a more belated form of justice arrived when the Feds busted Devonere for allegedly blackmailing businesses into giving him free food, drinks, and money.
The feds say that Devonere had threatened to “shut down and destroy” an eatery if he and his friends didn’t get free food and drinks. He barged into a restaurant with a boombox and when the owner told him that he had already given to Black Lives Matter, the social justice warrior told him that wasn’t good enough. “Give me money or we’ll break windows.”
Devonere went to a bar and warned, “You don’t want 600 people to come here and destroy your business and burn it down.”
And if the owner wanted to bring in that instrument of white supremacy known as the police, the BLM organizer taunted, “You notice that when you call them, nothing happens to us.”
That’s what defunding the police looks like.
Devonere has a long history of knowing that nothing happens when you call the police.
6 years ago, Devonere allegedly got into a fight on a bus with L.G., apparently also known as Low’end Savage, who was the father of the child of the woman whom Devorene was dating.
According to the police, the encounter didn’t go well. Low’end put Devorene in a headlock. A witness heard Devonere say, “Let go, I’m going to shoot.”
A shot rang out and Low’end was left paralyzed from the neck down.
Devonere bought a bus ticket and ran away to Chicago where he would fit in really well. When he was brought to trial, a jury found him not guilty of felony first-degree assault.
And it wasn’t Devonere’s first rodeo anyway.
Not only were there previous run-ins with the law, but next year he was convicted of misdemeanor theft and being a passenger in a stolen vehicle, and a year later he was convicted of felony theft. But none of those seemed to slow down Devorene’s career much.
Devonere rebranded as Yeshua Musa. The media described him as being active in the Black Lives Matter protests. A photo shows him near the Lady Forward statue that would be toppled after his arrest. holding up a sign of a police officer, a pig and a klansman, asking, “spot the difference”, and declaring, “no justice, no peace, no racist police” and “BLM”.
Low’end could not be reached for comment.
“We didn’t divide us by calling each other black and white,” he ranted at one of the protests. “It wasn’t black people who did that, so it’s not up to black people to fix that. If you want us to fix it, we gonna burn everything down out of emotion, out of pain.”
Meanwhile, Devonere was allegedly asking a business to send money to his Venmo account or get its windows broken. But he was no doubt blackmailing stores out of emotion and pain.
Local business owners reported that Devonere would regularly visit their stores, blast music, call them racist, threaten to burn down their stores, and demand free food.
Even after his arrest, Devonere didn’t have much to worry about. District Attorney Ismael Ozanne was a leftist activist, from a career leftist family, who got started with the pro-crime Innocent Project. And his big focus has been hate crimes and pushing implicit bias training.
When Devonere and Black Lives Matter racists blocked off traffic and demanded to speak with Madison’s police chief, Acting Chief Vic Wahl showed up and gave the racist organizer his card.
“I am absolutely, fully, on board with meeting with you, meeting with him, to talk about ways we can improve, build trust and move forward,” Wahl told him.
Wahl had already dutifully knelt alongside assorted Madison civic leaders.
Despite the denials by Mayor Satya Rhodes-Conway, there were signs that the police had been told not to interfere with the Devonere riots. At a press conference, Mayor Rhodes-Conway indicated that she had asked the courts to expedite and quickly resolve Devonere’s case.
Fortunately, the Feds have stepped in with a little law and order and hit Devonere with extortion charges with a maximum of 20 years in prison.
The media had romanticised Devonere as a social justice activist. The Madison State Journal had run a photo of him and his son trying to register voters. “We are demanding justice, reparations, police reform,” the publication had quoted Devonere as saying.
It didn’t ask if the boy was really the son of the man he had allegedly left paralyzed for life.
Nor did it inquire about the time Devonere had retweeted a claim that white people “are the real monkeys” and have “Neanderthal in their dna”.
Black Lives Matter racists never get held accountable for their hate or their violence. But maybe in Madison, of all places, that’s beginning to change.
Or as the Badger Herald put it, “Am I next?’ Activist’s message continues after his arrest.”
Just not the way that the Herald meant it.
Devonere’s alleged message was, “Give me money or we’ll break windows”. But, by stepping in and throwing the book at him, the message of the Feds to the beleaguered store owners of the area is that finally someone is getting up off their knees and standing up for them.
Law and order is not, as Devonere and the Democrats tell us, a racist conspiracy. It’s how the weak and the law-abiding are protected from thugs who would rob them of all that they have.
Devonere had two weapons, one weak, a bat, and the other, more potent, the media.
Everyone was afraid of Devonere, not because of his bat or his antics, but because the Black Lives Matter phrase has taken on a terrible totemic power to which everyone must kneel.
Two anonymous business owners spoke up to the Feds who threw the book at Devonere.
The only way to stop the terror is to stand up to those who want you to be afraid, who demand that you kneel, and chant their hateful slogan, and then give them everything you have.
And so the ballad of Devonere Armani Johnson, aka Yeshua Musa, a Black Lives Matter organizer who inspired a riot that terrorized Madison, ends with two little words.
They’re words that inspire hatred, outrage and violent rage from the mobs and their allies.
Law and order.
Those two words are the difference between peace and terror, between life and death, and between civilization and savagery. They are the words that make cities and communities possible. Madison’s radical leaders had jettisoned the police and turned over the streets to thugs like Devonere who, under the guise of social justice, is accused of acting like a bandit.
The mobs chant, “No justice, no peace”. They’re right. There will be no peace, until there is justice. And there will be no peace or justice until the thugs terrorizing cities are back in prison.
In tandem, Islamist Rep. Omar is a laser focus within — not for nothing. Consider the evidentiary trails here, here, here, here, here, here, here, and so on and so forth.
All of which brings to bear the raison d’être of ACWR and its prescience, too.
America’s Civil War Rising (ACWR) educates and warns the public about the growing threat of Islamic sleeper cells in America and the unholy alliance forged between Islamic terrorist front groups and fascist communist factions. This has erupted in a violent ideological clash against those who cherish the values and ideals inherent in American exceptionalism and our Constitutional Republic. Under the guise of “resistance,” the so-called “progressive” left has called for an all-out civil war!
Know this: But for the fact that Omar is fronted by the Muslim Brotherhood Mafia (refer to the above evidentiary trails for proof of the same), and supported in full by (MN) AG Ellison — a Brotherhood “made-man” — well…..
Ilhan Omar’s devilish plans are coming to fruition.
A Minnesota state representative is warning that the void of police in Minneapolis will lead to the rise of Sharia law, as leftist and Islamist groups work in tandem to destroy the Bill of Rights and Constitution.
Minnesota state Rep. Steve Green said on Tuesday that he sees communism moving into the region, and believes that this will ultimately end with the implementation of Sharia. The cluster of Muslims imported into the area from third-world Somalia due to the federal migrant trafficking program has made this hellish reality possible.
“What you’re looking at, in my humble opinion, is communism moving into Minneapolis and St. Paul,” Green said, adding that ANTIFA groups plan to ally with radical Islamists to “police Minneapolis under Muslim rule,” a.k.a. Sharia law.
Muslim state Rep. Mohamud Noor essentially confirmed Green’s suspicions with an ominous, possibly threatening statement against the rule of law.
“Minnesota is awake. They understand the challenges; they have been hearing the challenges for far too long. And we can’t wait any longer,” he said.
Under the stewardship of Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN), Minneapolis has become the terror recruitment capital of the U.S. She and her daughter have fanned the flames of the riots that have turned the city upside down following the death of drug addict serial felon George Floyd.
Big League Politics has reported about how Omar has cheered on the cultural revolution aiming to transform America into a socialist dictatorship through mob violence:
Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-MN) and her daughter are pushing for the chaos and mayhem in the streets of Minneapolis, Minn. that has turned the streets into a Somali-style war zone.
Omar has written tweets expressing sympathy for the terrorists in the streets burning down their city due to supposed concerns about police brutality.
Her daughter, Isra Hirsi re-tweeted a message calling for supplies to be brought to assist the terrorist far-left rioters who are turning the streets of Minnesota into a sub-Saharan hellscape.
Minneapolis has turned into an apocalyptic scene with the help of Omar and her daughter. The scenes from tonight’s “protests” should make any decent American want to cry…
This is not the first time that Omar’s daughter has become involved with politics. She has emerged as a leader for the Youth Climate Strike that hopes to bring totalitarian communism to America under the guise of fixing the weather…
Omar and her daughter show that diversity is not our strength and multiculturalism means the death of Western Civilization. The proof is in the Minnesota streets right now.
People who have warned about the rise of Sharia Law and the woes of diversity for years are being proven correct, and the proof is evident throughout the streets of America. The multicultural utopia that liberals predicted open immigration would cause was a falsehood, as strife overruns the nation.
Wow, I hadn’t realized the death penalty was so popular. All the comments so far have supported the Chinese government killing an Australian citizen even though we don’t know anything about the case. The attitude seems to be that anyone who travels to Asia should respect its laws, and if they run afoul of them, tough – you did the crime, you accept your fate.
So, does the same thing apply to Brunei, a country where homosexuality is illegal? Would the pro-death penalty supporters of Beijing also support the conviction of a homosexual there and her sentencing to death by stoning? Would they state, “The Australian citizen that had gay sex violated Brunei state laws and insulted the Brunei’s civilization with this illegal act.”
How about the conviction and sentencing of a black man in the USA to lethal injection? Would they state, “Well, after he is sent to hell, he may meet Akmal Shaikh, and they can stay together…” Given the lack of compassion shown to this unknown Australian, would their attitudes change?
I’ve struggled over the issue of the death penalty for decades, and have been on both sides of the issue. It is not an easy thing, life or death, particularly when applied to crime. But over the past few years I have come out strongly opposed to it. There have been too many breaches of justice in the US, too many death row prisoners exonerated for their crimes, for me to trust any government with such a Life and Death decision. And that includes China.
Paul Browning, Convicted and Sentenced to Death 1986, Exonerated 2020 (source)
I see no reason why we should immediately assume the Chinese government is perfect, that its case against the Australian was air-tight, and that the Australian received as fair a trial as s/he would have gotten in Australia. Even if that is true, if I oppose the death penalty in the USA, and in Saudi Arabia and Brunei, I also oppose it in China. Morality is not relative.
That said, there is little Australia and its allies can do to pressure China to “rescue him” other than to convince China that the execution of the Australian will damage relations. It could start by leaking information about the citizen and giving a face to the man or woman so many people are so easily condemning to death.