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Antifa Seizes Seattle PD, Sets Up 'Autonomous Zone'
Just Like ISIS and the Paris Commune

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Posted By: Pluperfect, 6/10/2020 4:28:53 AM

Just as the Islamic State (ISIS) claimed territory in Iraq and Syria, antifa militants have claimed territory in Seattle, Wash. According to reports on the ground from The Post Millennial’s Andy Ngo and Townhall’s Julio Rosas, protesters and antifa instigators have seized land in the Capitol Hill area around the Seattle Police East Precinct. Like ISIS, the rioters appear to have decided on setting up a government in their occupied territory, naming it “Free Capitol Hill.” “Seattle [Mayor Jenny Durkan] is allowing a dangerous situation to fester. [Antifa] militants have taken over & created an ‘autonomous zone’ in city w/their own rules. Police precinct abandoned.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: Highlander 6/10/2020 4:58:52 AM (No. 439341)
There are reportedly five hundred residences inside this Antifa-occupied zone. Imagine yourself suddenly under the authority of this gang of criminals! Nothing other than utter and ruthless force will rid our society of these vermin! Trump should declare open season on these enemies of the Republic and the NYT be damned!
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Reply 2 - Posted by: DCGIRL 6/10/2020 5:44:30 AM (No. 439346)
I don't think this is going to last long. Now that Antifa has been designated a domestic terror group, the Feds are now in the process of going after their money. No money, this organization will become cripple and then the Feds can come in and dismantle them. Or, the people of Seattle will get tired and frightened of this and vote the councilman out of office. Replace them with sane people. At this moment, I'm not sure what can happen.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: Gruntmedic 6/10/2020 6:28:09 AM (No. 439363)
Anyone who has an easily moveable business needs to leave city's.
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Reply 4 - Posted by: Lazyman 6/10/2020 6:29:01 AM (No. 439364)
Maybe the residents should kiss their feet and pay them protection.
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Reply 5 - Posted by: George R. 6/10/2020 6:30:41 AM (No. 439365)
The people of Seattle are getting what they so richly deserve! Nothing good ever stayed in Seattle, after Warren Moon left and went home to Texas.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: Rinktum 6/10/2020 7:07:07 AM (No. 439377)
Everyday something totally off the wall happens and I find self saying, I cannot believe that is happening here. This, however, is the most disturbing and that says a lot. It is also a very dangerous model that will be quickly followed by these anarchists all around the country wherever they are able. They will start in democrat controlled cities where there will be little to no pushback against them. Eventually, they want to replicate their example in every state. We will have little pockets where these fascists will rule using resources pumped in by the dark forces that have been funding and enabling this violent mob’s insurrection. The media will be there to report glowingly on the utopia they have created. Do not be fooled by this. It is not an organic uprising of enlightened and concerned young people. This is fully funded and enabled by the anti-American globalists who are hell bent on destroying this country. It is as big a threat as any foreign enemy we have ever faced and could be even more dangerous. No one has dared to come to our shores to subvert our Republic until now. These are not a bunch of rag tag idealists but a very organized and funded direct assault on our government. This is an insurrection that will be repeated in cities all across this land unless our government goes in quickly and shuts it down using whatever amount of force is necessary. These are not kids taking over the university President’s office during a sit in. Think of similar no go zones Like the ones in Paris popping up all around the country. They just want to get their militant little feet in the door in order to create the chaos we have witnessed with shock and revulsion in other countries. This should appall every reasonable American. Our leaders should speak out forcefully against any community that would want to set itself apart from our laws and become its own quasi-government. The anti-American forces used this crisis as a springboard to foment their little plan to bring down this country from within. I know it sounds ridiculous considering our strength to repel any foreign invasion but what good is it if it will not be utilized. And they know the optics would be awful. Anarchy is a tool of every fascist revolution that has been used to control and then destroy nations and if you think it can’t possibly happen here, look around you. Democrats have aided and abetted their senseless chaos and don’t expect them to stop now. They want the total transformation of this country as much as these anarchists do. Their political benefactors are funding the chaos and the democrat party is going to offer protection. Our President is now faced with the most important challenge of his presidency. God help give him wisdom, clarity, and most of all trusted patriots surrounding him that understand exactly what this is and why it is the biggest threat this country has ever faced.
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Reply 7 - Posted by: Calvinesq 6/10/2020 7:19:37 AM (No. 439386)
Who Ya Gonna Call?
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Reply 8 - Posted by: JackBurton 6/10/2020 7:24:52 AM (No. 439389)
Gee. Is this the kind of thing Tom Cotton suggested required the military? Seal it. Methodically check it out and document every person checked/allowed to leave/detained. If this kind of thing isn't dealt with authoritatively, quickly, you'll get more. Having citizens defend themselves from this crap is not going to be pretty.
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Reply 9 - Posted by: Daisymay 6/10/2020 7:50:56 AM (No. 439406)
Since this is a Terrorist Group, shouldn't the Military handle this? Shouldn't they send in their Best, Raid the Place, arrest every single person who thinks they are part of the group, Try them and send them to Prison for a long time. Then do the same to ANY group in this country who thinks they are going to take over our Country. The people of Seattle should be packing their house and moving. They probably won't be able to sell it now, but maybe they can get their family out before this whole thing blows up. Those who stay should recall all the people in charge who allowed this travesty to take place!! This will be a campaign Ad before sundown today, and it should be to WAKE UP the people in this country who think these protesters and Looters are just blowing off steam. They have a Plan, and you will be affected by their plan if you just sit there and think we should allow them to do this because they are so repressed. Bullhocky! The funeral I saw yesterday looked like Princess Diana's. And why were they allowed to have 500 people in that church when the average person was not allowed to lay their loved one to rest without a Funeral at all? This is madness!
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Reply 10 - Posted by: F15 Gork 6/10/2020 7:52:13 AM (No. 439408)
How’s that bi-weekly garbage pickup working out for you all?
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Reply 11 - Posted by: mizzmac 6/10/2020 7:52:26 AM (No. 439409)
Call a social worker.
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Reply 12 - Posted by: anniebc 6/10/2020 8:12:37 AM (No. 439425)
Go seize the mayor, city counselors, and district attorney's homes and offices. Even if the feds cut off Antifa or BLM's money, they can still be funded through the democrat party. It was recently discovered that BLM is funneling money to the dem party. The upcoming election will not be normal. This is their time; and they believe America is theirs for the taking; they won't quit until they are made to quit.
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Reply 13 - Posted by: JHHolliday 6/10/2020 8:34:33 AM (No. 439462)
Re #10. I recall when Janet Reno and BJ Clinton sent the feds to arrest David Koresh and ended up killing 76 men, women, and children. They certainly didn't hesitate to use deadly force against a group perceived as right-wing. Unlike the Branch Davidians who weren't bothering anybody at that point, the Antifa bunch have seized private property and instigated violence. Let's see if Antifa gets treated the same.
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Reply 14 - Posted by: LanceLink1 6/10/2020 8:41:42 AM (No. 439478)
This is not a terrorist group attack. It is the work of a lone wolf.....or two.....hundred.
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Reply 15 - Posted by: MMC 6/10/2020 8:48:45 AM (No. 439486)
They want to set up their own rules- and asked for volunteer armed guards.. This is beyond ridiculous- we have a volunteer army, armed and ready to protect and serve- We have police department filled with good cops- run by unions protecting bad cops.. The Antifa are trying to force Pres Trump to use military on citizens- optics for election year.
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Reply 16 - Posted by: Dodge Boy 6/10/2020 9:03:36 AM (No. 439514)
Well, at least they aren't taking people's heads off...yet. Durkin, now would be a really great time to wake up, ma'am.
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Reply 17 - Posted by: Rumblehog 6/10/2020 9:07:17 AM (No. 439524)
Boeing just down the road and a national defense center there... the Feds MUST come and wipe them out then arrest that Mayor and entire City Counsel and throw them all in prison for complicity with these felonies.
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Reply 18 - Posted by: udanja99 6/10/2020 9:07:57 AM (No. 439526)
#16, I think that they’re also doing a trial run to see what will work for them to interfere with elections in November. Imagine standing in line to vote and having a busload of these thugs show up with weapons.
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Reply 19 - Posted by: marbles 6/10/2020 9:09:57 AM (No. 439531)
Trump & Co will deal with this and antifa will lose.
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Reply 20 - Posted by: Lawsy0 6/10/2020 9:11:19 AM (No. 439535)
Remember back When Harry Met Sally? That was the last time Seattle was beautiful. (Also, the last time Meathead was funny.) 1989.
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Reply 21 - Posted by: GoodDeal 6/10/2020 9:11:25 AM (No. 439536)
That should work out quite well. Some thing coming to SF and LA, NY and Detroit then Chicago. The enemy within is on the move. Can and will they be stopped? Waiting for Trump to send in the Marines this evening. Hoooorah!
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Reply 22 - Posted by: janjan 6/10/2020 9:21:01 AM (No. 439551)
It will be interesting to see how the Democrats/media find a way to defend this. They’ve all bought into the dark side. There is no going back. You have to wonder if the hapless idiots who actually voted for these incompetent morons even feel any remorse.
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Reply 23 - Posted by: bighambone 6/10/2020 9:33:14 AM (No. 439561)
Anytime the domestic terrorists set up a defined so-called Antifa occupied zone in a leftist and liberal Democrat run city, the response by federal, state, and local law enforcement should be to physically seal them inside that zone, cut off all the electricity, and electronic communications abilities for anyone in that zone to reach the outside world, and starve them out. Anyone in those terrorist controlled zones who wants to voluntarily leave can be vetted and leave through designated departure paths, leaving the Antifa operatives to be identified, arrested, and prosecuted. It’s really up to the adversely effected voters of those cities to get rid of the local politicians who collude with and facilitate Antifa disrupting their cities.
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Reply 24 - Posted by: Casper27 6/10/2020 9:39:54 AM (No. 439567)
10 U.S. Code § 252 - Use of militia and armed forces to enforce Federal authority Whenever the President considers that unlawful obstructions, combinations, or assemblages, or rebellion against the authority of the United States, make it impracticable to enforce the laws of the United States in any State by the ordinary course of judicial proceedings, he may call into Federal service such of the militia of any State, and use such of the armed forces, as he considers necessary to enforce those laws or to suppress the rebellion. Mr. Trump this is an occupation of America to deprive citizens of voting rights; rights to constitutional law; safety; proper handling of government documents(deeds etc); and the right to life, and liberty. This cannot be tolerated, you must move this occupation immediately and restore the rule of law. Declare martial law for the city of Seattle.
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Reply 25 - Posted by: MDConservative 6/10/2020 9:48:22 AM (No. 439587)
Amazing how many "states rights" advocates now demand Federalizing a local problem like this. Antifa and its allies would love nothing better than a good head bashing or Koresh-style shootout with Federal officers to change the dimensions of all this from local to national...and then Katie bar the door. The states and cities have created this environment. They have the means to enforce the law and shut this down, and refuse - some have essentially surrendered. If Trump involves the Feds, especially the military in any of this, he's a fool. Perhaps that's why he has not. Have fun, Seattle, Chicago, St. Louis, New York, D.C., Richmond and wherever else this nonsense breaks out.
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Reply 26 - Posted by: NYbob 6/10/2020 9:51:02 AM (No. 439591)
If only all the trendy commie types on twitter could be inside this zone to really get a dose of their ideology. The President should slow walk this. This is an anarchist trap to use fools as victims. Make sure you get the leaders and follow it back to soros and friends.
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Reply 27 - Posted by: MickTurn 6/10/2020 9:58:55 AM (No. 439599)
What could possibly go WORNG?
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Reply 28 - Posted by: nhveritas 6/10/2020 10:02:50 AM (No. 439608)
A preview of the democrat vision of America with 'reimagined' policing...
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Reply 29 - Posted by: cold porridge 6/10/2020 10:08:48 AM (No. 439620)
#18: Your post is the winner of the day. #22, I agree with the first of your post, but Meathead was never funny and has always been a communist.
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Reply 30 - Posted by: planetgeo 6/10/2020 10:16:16 AM (No. 439634)
No, people should NOT move out and just let them have it. That's exactly what this strategy of theirs is hoping to accomplish so they can start accumulating more and more territory that they control, setting up their own laws and their own paramilitary police forces. Marxists always use relatively small, violent groups, often woven in to larger protest groups, to give the impression of "popular uprisings". This is an attempted expeditionary invasion by a terrorist group. It needs to be stopped by military force if the local authorities won't do it. And if military force is not used, the "Concord moment" may have arrived for patriots who will not allow our country to be ceded to any takeover. Antifa's big mistake is that instead of just hitting and running away into the night, they have concentrated their forces into a fixed area. They have made themselves an identifiable fixed target. Big mistake. A correctible one.
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Reply 31 - Posted by: MMC 6/10/2020 10:32:54 AM (No. 439663)
As an added thought: Who is supplying food? What rules do they want to establish? Did they buy the land? Are people free to leave the barricades? Or, are we dealing with a hostage rescue? Who is funding Antifa? Who is the prescribed leader of the Seattle illegal action? And since the Mayor is complicit in actions, needs to be arrested for aiding and abetting.. (actually any sanctuary city mayor should be arrested,but I digress)
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Reply 32 - Posted by: snowoutlaw 6/10/2020 10:34:13 AM (No. 439665)
I suggest just cut them off from all outside inputs. No food, water, power or connectivity of any kind.
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Reply 33 - Posted by: jlw509 6/10/2020 10:36:50 AM (No. 439669)
Seal them in, lock them in and throw away the key. Within the week they will be sleeping in s---, eating garbage and knifing each other. :::sigh::: I still say "Lord have mercy." That's why in my church, we say it in multiples.
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Reply 34 - Posted by: mc squared 6/10/2020 10:46:21 AM (No. 439682)
I would like to nominate #7 as Post Of The Day.
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Reply 35 - Posted by: NotaBene 6/10/2020 10:56:52 AM (No. 439700)
I wish them a lot of rain, psychologists and social workers.
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Reply 36 - Posted by: bighambone 6/10/2020 11:06:32 AM (No. 439714)
Taking over a portion of US territory by a domestic terrorist group or groups, and placing that territory effectively outside the political and law enforcement control of US government entities, local, state, and federal, is definitely an insurrection against the USA. If that is not so, what is a insurrection?
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Reply 37 - Posted by: Lonestar Jack 6/10/2020 11:09:54 AM (No. 439720)
Time to call out the American Patriots in Coeur d'Alene or Yuciapa because there are none in the Pacific North West.
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Reply 38 - Posted by: Lonestar Jack 6/10/2020 11:20:55 AM (No. 439749)
"I do solemnly swear (or affirm) that I will support and defend the Constitution of the United States against all enemies, foreign and DOMESTIC". I guess this part got left out of the swearing in ceremony in the Pacific North West.
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Reply 39 - Posted by: Italiano 6/10/2020 11:42:01 AM (No. 439791)
I am not in favor of a peaceful bloodless resolution. Enough.
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Reply 40 - Posted by: DVC 6/10/2020 11:46:45 AM (No. 439800)
I would not let them onto my property if I lived in this "zone". And I would defend it with deadly force if need be. These thugs need to be shot.
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Reply 41 - Posted by: weejun 6/10/2020 11:58:38 AM (No. 439822)
And we count on liberal judges to defend the right of these seditionists to create their "Free Capitol Hill" as they issue cease and desist orders for the Feds or any other law enforcement organizations that try to uphold the law. You can take that to the bank...
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Reply 42 - Posted by: LC Chihuahua 6/10/2020 12:30:43 PM (No. 439889)
How long before the anarchists set their little enclave on fire? Will the fire department respond? What happens if some resident hangs an American flag out their window? Will the residents be allowed to own property? Remember, property ownership is bad for lefties. Gee, what political philosophy says property ownership is bad? The Seattle mayor let this happen. How clueless and stupid is that? This is what passes for leadership in America, folks. These people aren't fit to govern. We absolutely must do better than this. The only person I have any faith in at this point that will fix things is PRESIDENT TRUMP.
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Reply 43 - Posted by: curious1 6/10/2020 12:57:28 PM (No. 439934)
If the city and State aren't going to take care of the problem pronto, the locals need to flush them out. Of course, all the locals could be leftards....
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Reply 44 - Posted by: DVC 6/10/2020 1:08:28 PM (No. 439954)
At some point, we are going to have to start breaking heads, and perhaps shooting some of them, if the are violent. I think that time has passed, but we'll see. At least throw up a cordon and shut down power, water, internet, cell phones, jam all radio bands and no food. And take full biometric info on every single person who comes out. This won't last over a week, more likely less, if they do that.
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Reply 45 - Posted by: pensom2 6/10/2020 1:51:28 PM (No. 440017)
This is ludicrous. I pray President Trump doesn't intervene until/unless there is a great hue and cry for federal intervention. The leftist mayorette, city council, and ignoramus liberal governor brought this on their people. Let them try to resolve it. Not until they fail and plead for federal help should President Trump ramp up the marines. Governor Inslee can call out the National Guard of Washington, such as it is, and try to fight them that way. And BLM wants to disband police forces in our cities. Ha. So much for that narrative.
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Reply 46 - Posted by: Red Ghost 6/10/2020 3:40:31 PM (No. 440123)
I agree, Ldotter 7 most definitely is the post of the day. While this may be a rag tag group of so-called revolutionaries, there is established funding behind them and I believe down to my bones, most of it is China and this is the next step in their plan to upend our government, get rid of Trump, ensure Biden's election and within 10 years China's boot will be on our necks as the Dems cede the country as they are surrendering their cities and states. This truly is the fight of our lives.
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Reply 47 - Posted by: Harlowe 6/10/2020 3:56:03 PM (No. 440136)
The 2018 political statistics for Seattle make clear the current plight of Seattle. • Democrat Percentage : 69.970% [The percentage of the population that is registered as a Democrat.] • Republican Percentage : 28.030% [The percentage of the population that is registered as a Republican.] • Independent Other Percentage : 1.998% [The percentage of the population that is registered with an Independent Party.]
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Reply 48 - Posted by: Hermit_Crab 6/10/2020 4:00:24 PM (No. 440140)
Abe Lincoln would have Soros & Sons, the Washington AG, the Seattle DA, Congresswoman Pramila Jayapal, Mayor Jennie Durkan, Chief of Police Carmen Best (if she can be found) arrested and federal troops shooting the Antifa bastards by dawn tomorrow. President Trump will probably wait until the Governor Inslee asks for help, and IF he does, deputize a couple of hundred National Guard as U.S. Marshals and send them in to restore order.... Then turn it back over to the wimpy leftist politicians that let it happen in the first place. :-(
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Reply 49 - Posted by: Penney 6/10/2020 4:01:48 PM (No. 440141)
Another formerly great & beautiful American city is destroyed by radical leftist pols and their anarchist tools? Without a whimper, Seattle joins NYC, Chicago, LA, etc.. ...sad
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Reply 50 - Posted by: Norway 6/10/2020 4:16:14 PM (No. 440150)
Time to terminate Antifa with extreme prejudice.
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Reply 51 - Posted by: bighambone 6/10/2020 5:15:36 PM (No. 440195)
The leftist and liberal Democrat voters of Seattle deserve the leftist and liberal Democrat politicians who they voted into office and all the socialist based incompetence that comes with them. If they find themselves becoming the People’s Democratic Republic of Seattle they will be sorry, and be considered a laughingstock by all the countries of Eastern Europe that have dumped Communism over the decades.
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Reply 52 - Posted by: starboard 6/10/2020 5:31:03 PM (No. 440205)
As much as I hate saying this, There won't be any military attack until after November 3rd. Perhaps, turn off their utilities. Although, we'll have to be very careful with the other residences in that area. The Antifa are fierce and vicious on the street with ordinary people but are not sophisticated in battle. I'm thinking of mercenaries. Let's see how what they d next. I'm sure we have that hotel's specifications by now and have it under surveillance. I remember all that from watching 24.
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Reply 53 - Posted by: pmcclure 6/10/2020 5:36:35 PM (No. 440206)
Why not let Antifistan be an example of how a socialist paradise works? This time, of course, they're going to get it right -- for the very first time.
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Reply 54 - Posted by: red1066 6/10/2020 7:05:50 PM (No. 440284)
Let's clear them out just like Isis.
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Reply 55 - Posted by: rytwng 6/10/2020 7:37:20 PM (No. 440318)
You mean Democrats seize Seattle. I thought Democrats already control Seatte. These are just more militant
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Reply 56 - Posted by: bighambone 6/10/2020 9:51:06 PM (No. 440416)
Right now this is all on the Governor of the State of Washington, as the Mayor of Seattle has shown that she is scared to death of the Anarchists and is frozen in place. The Governor has the law enforcement and National Guard resources at hand to return that Anarchist occupied area of the City of Seattle to normal. The media is now reporting that the Anarchists are now armed with AK-47 semi-automatic rifles. Until the Governor formally requests federal assistance in putting down that insurrection the President should stay out except for federal law enforcement functions. Ultimately the voters of the State of Washington should watch what their Governor, and the Mayor of Seattle have done and are doing in response to the Anarchist’s challenge, and decide if those are the type politicians they want to run Seattle and their State on into the future.
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Reply 57 - Posted by: rytwng 6/10/2020 9:58:38 PM (No. 440419)
These Antifa Democrats must be removed . Send in Federal troops and tanks and take them out.
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Reply 58 - Posted by: SALady 6/10/2020 10:27:16 PM (No. 440452)
I say we respect their claim to this land. However, since it's no longer part of the USA, put up a barbed wire topped fence -- nobody in our out. Guard it like any border with a hostile foreign country. Cut all American electricity, water, and gas to that area. No food deliveries. No medicine deliveries. Block all Internet and cell phone signals to that area. And most painful of all, no marijuana deliveries. And if anyone tries to leave, shoot them on sight. We can't have foreign terrorists invading our country!!! And when they finally all surrender, they instantly lose their US citizenship, since they renounced it when they declared independence from the USA. They are then immediately deported to any 3rd world cesspool willing to offer them asylum. Sounds like a win/win to me!!!!!
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Reply 59 - Posted by: clipped wings 6/10/2020 10:33:23 PM (No. 440459)
The 1st Special Forces Group (Green Berets) are just up the road a piece. They could handle the situation quickly and quietly.
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All black lives matter, but not all
of them matter to Black Lives Matter
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Posted by Pluperfect 6/10/2020 5:00:06 AM Post Reply
Black lives matter. That statement is undeniably true, but not all black lives matter to the group Black Lives Matter. Apparently, retired police Capt. David Dorn of St. Louis was not worthy of the same outrage as George Floyd. Dorn was gunned down by looters after answering an alarm at a pawnshop belonging to a friend. Black Lives Matter was silent. An arrest was made. Black Lives Matter was silent. As it turns out, it’s not the life that matters to Black Lives Matter, it’s the person who killed them. It’s hard to find anyone in this country who wasn’t outraged by the murder of Floyd. There have been other accusations
Trump versus all the crazed liberal lies 22 replies
Posted by Pluperfect 6/10/2020 4:45:10 AM Post Reply
Brace for the fight of your life. The biggest difference between today and four years ago is that this time they know Donald Trump can win. Sure, it was ugly last time. They despised him, because they despise you. They wanted to destroy him, because they don’t care about you. They told endless lies about him because they are fundamentally dishonest people incapable of arguing about the vital issues Mr. Trump built his campaign around.
Harvard University Professor Indicted
on False Statement Charges
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Posted by Pluperfect 6/10/2020 4:37:24 AM Post Reply
The former Chair of Harvard University’s Chemistry and Chemical Biology Department was indicted today on charges of making false statements to federal authorities regarding his participation in China’s Thousand Talents Program. Dr. Charles Lieber, 61, has been indicted by a federal grand jury on two counts of making false statements and will be arraigned in federal court in Boston at a later date. Lieber was arrested on Jan. 28, 2020, and charged by criminal complaint. According to charging documents, since 2008, Dr. Lieber has served as the Principal Investigator of the Lieber Research Group at Harvard University, specializing in the area of nanoscience. Lieber’s research
Antifa Seizes Seattle PD, Sets Up 'Autonomous Zone'
Just Like ISIS and the Paris Commune
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Posted by Pluperfect 6/10/2020 4:28:53 AM Post Reply
Just as the Islamic State (ISIS) claimed territory in Iraq and Syria, antifa militants have claimed territory in Seattle, Wash. According to reports on the ground from The Post Millennial’s Andy Ngo and Townhall’s Julio Rosas, protesters and antifa instigators have seized land in the Capitol Hill area around the Seattle Police East Precinct. Like ISIS, the rioters appear to have decided on setting up a government in their occupied territory, naming it “Free Capitol Hill.” “Seattle [Mayor Jenny Durkan] is allowing a dangerous situation to fester. [Antifa] militants have taken over & created an ‘autonomous zone’ in city w/their own rules. Police precinct abandoned.
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Antifa Seizes Seattle PD, Sets Up 'Autonomous Zone'
Just Like ISIS and the Paris Commune
59 replies
Posted by Pluperfect 6/10/2020 4:28:53 AM Post Reply
Just as the Islamic State (ISIS) claimed territory in Iraq and Syria, antifa militants have claimed territory in Seattle, Wash. According to reports on the ground from The Post Millennial’s Andy Ngo and Townhall’s Julio Rosas, protesters and antifa instigators have seized land in the Capitol Hill area around the Seattle Police East Precinct. Like ISIS, the rioters appear to have decided on setting up a government in their occupied territory, naming it “Free Capitol Hill.” “Seattle [Mayor Jenny Durkan] is allowing a dangerous situation to fester. [Antifa] militants have taken over & created an ‘autonomous zone’ in city w/their own rules. Police precinct abandoned.
Bubba Wallace, NASCAR's only black
driver, unveils new 'Black Lives Matter'
paint job for his No. 43 car and says it
will 'speak volumes' as the circuit
continues to promote civil rights
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Posted by Ribicon 6/10/2020 10:52:37 AM Post Reply
After calling for a ban on confederate flags at NASCAR events and donning an 'I Can't Breathe' shirt at Sunday's race in Atlanta, Bubba Wallace, the stock car circuit's only African-American driver, has unveiled a new 'Black Lives Matter' paint job for his No. 43 car ahead of Wednesday's race in Virginia. 'I'm excited about this opportunity to run a "hashtag" BlackLivesMatter car for Martinsville, one of our best race tracks—my best race track for sure,' Wallace said in an interview posted on the Richard Petty Motorsports Twitter page. 'This statement that we have right here that we're about to make, running this race car
'We are deeply sorry': Country group Lady
Antebellum changes its name to Lady A due
to association with slavery in America
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Posted by Ribicon 6/11/2020 1:01:46 PM Post Reply
Grammy-winning country group Lady Antebellum is changing its name to Lady A, with members saying they are regretful and embarrassed for not taking into consideration the word's associations with slavery. The band, made up of Hillary Scott, Charles Kelley and Dave Haywood, made the announcement Thursday on their social media. The statement said that they chose the name after the antebellum style home where they shot their first band photos, and it reminded them of Southern styles of music. But they said in recent weeks, their eyes have been opened to 'blindspots we didn't even know existed' and 'the injustices, inequality and biases
Absolute Mayhem: Cornel West
Goes Berserk on Fox News' Hannity
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Posted by DW626 6/10/2020 12:38:35 PM Post Reply
Cornel West and civil rights attorney Leo Terrell were supposed to have a civil segment on defunding the police, urban violence, and Democratic incompetence at addressing these issues, but things went off the hinges almost immediately. It was absolute mayhem on Sean Hannity’s show on Fox News. Hannity prefaced the segment about the Democrats’ inability to govern, which was interrupted by West. The shouting began almost immediately. Terrell hit back at West for just recycling old Democratic talking points. He then tried to have a discussion with West, “black man to black man,” which West did not take well at all.
Jay Inslee Laughs About Antifa's Rebellion in
Seattle as He Demobilizes National Guard
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Posted by Hazymac 6/11/2020 7:34:33 AM Post Reply
As antifa militants have taken over six blocks of Seattle’s Capitol Hill district, calling it the “Capitol Hill Autonomous Zone” or the “People’s Republic of Capitol Hill,” Gov. Jay Inslee (D-Wash.) laughed about this open rebellion, saying he hadn’t heard about it. Inslee added that the National Guard is demobilizing, and his chief of staff suggested that even if an open rebellion had broken out on the streets of Seattle, it would be up to “local authorities” to fight it. “Passing the buck” doesn’t even begin to cover the insanity of this “response.” A reporter asked Inslee about the Capitol Hill Autonomous Zone during the governor’s press conference
NASCAR announces ban on Confederate
flags from all events and properties
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Posted by Ribicon 6/10/2020 6:33:49 PM Post Reply
NASCAR is finally showing a red flag to the Confederate flag. In a major move for the sport of stock-car racing, NASCAR announced it is banning the Confederate flag. “The presence of the confederate flag at NASCAR events runs contrary to our commitment to providing a welcoming and inclusive environment for all fans, our competitors and our industry," NASCAR said in a statement on Wednesday. “Bringing people together around a love for racing and community that it creates is what makes our fans and sport special. The display of the Confederate flag will be prohibited from all NASCAR events and properties.”
Report: Antifa Seeks Armed Volunteers
to Hold Seized Ground in Seattle
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Posted by Imright 6/11/2020 11:54:04 AM Post Reply
Antifa is reportedly seeking armed volunteers to take turns manning barricades and holding ground that protesters have seized within Seattle city limits.The Gateway Pundit reports Antifa set up an “autonomous zone” that includes six square blocks they seized in Seattle. They are reportedly “advocating for ‘folks with firearms’ to take shifts defending the barricades” around the six blocks. (Tweet/Video) Medium reports the alleged seizure of the city blocks was followed by a list of 30 demands for the City Council and Seattle Mayor.The first two center on abolishing the Seattle Police Deparment.Demand one states:
Cracker Barrel under attack because it
‘feels’ like a racist place, with a
racist name
37 replies
Posted by Imright 6/11/2020 11:46:23 AM Post Reply
First they came for “Cops” and “Gone With The Wind,” and now they appear to be gunning for Cracker Barrel. Sort of.Amid the Maoist-like cultural revolution currently happening across the states, there seems to be an emerging movement to smear (and eventually possibly cancel) the iconic Southern restaurant chain Cracker Barrel.It reportedly began with April Reign, the far-left activist reportedly responsible for launching the stunningly racist #OscarsSoWhite hashtag.Responding to a Twitter user who’d asked if people have “ever walk[ed] into a place that just FEELS racist,” Reign responded by citing Cracker Barrel. Look:
Pope sends strong message to
US Catholics after Floyd death
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Posted by NorthernDog 6/10/2020 8:17:38 AM Post Reply
VATICAN CITY — Pope Francis called George Floyd by name, twice, and offered support to an American bishop who knelt in prayer during a Black Lives Matter protest. (Snip) Francis “wants to send a very clear message to these conservative Catholics here who are pro-Trumpers that, ‘Listen, this is just as much of an issue as abortion is,’” said Anthea Butler, a presidential visiting fellow at Yale Divinity School. Butler, who is African American, said the Vatican is telling Catholics “to pay attention to the racism that is happening and the racism that is in your own church in America.
Black Lives Matter: Protester hit
in head by falling Confederate statue
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Posted by Hazymac 6/11/2020 9:24:36 AM Post Reply
WARNING: Graphic A protester has reportedly been seriously injured while pulling down a Confederate statue in Portsmouth, Virginia. "There was a gentleman who was directly in front of the statue and when the statue finally did give way it came and fully hit him in the head," a local Black Lives Matter representative told news reporter Brett Hall. "You could see his skull was actually showing, he was convulsing on the ground. He lost a fair amount of blood, we're asking everybody to pray for that man right now." Hall, who was at the protest, reported it had been a celebratory atmosphere as protesters worked to pull
Nancy Pelosi demands Republicans agree
to remove 11 Confederate statues from
Congress including Jefferson Davis and
Robert E. Lee as Donald Trump refuses
to rename Army bases
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Posted by Imright 6/10/2020 11:58:31 PM Post Reply
Hours after President Trump said he wouldn't be renaming military bases named for Confederate leaders, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi flaunted her opposition by highlighting her work to get Confederate statues in the U.S. Capitol removed. Pelosi sent out a copy of a letter she had addressed to the chairs of the Joint Committee on the Library, which manages the National Statuary Hall collection - the 100 statues contributed by states that are on display in Statuary Hall and other places around the U.S. Capitol complex. Each U.S. state gets to contribute two statues and there are currently 11 Confederate figures
Seattle's Autonomous Anarchist Zone
Learn a Hilarious Lesson About Theft
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Posted by Mauigirl 6/10/2020 4:49:54 PM Post Reply
Have you heard that a six-block section of Seattle has become an anarchist “capitol hill autonomous zone,” or “CHAZ” for short? It has. Police and firefighters vacated their premises and bugged out with a Twitter blessing from Mayor Jenny Durkan. Durkan dithered over the descent of protests into violence for a week before doing much, and when she did much, her choice was to tweet in hasty retreat. Anarchists quickly set up CHAZ to be and do its own thing, as long as that thing conformed with diktats of the CHAZ hierarchy. They put up makeshift signs saying, “You are now leaving the U.S.A.”
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