Post New Article

BLM protesters say costly gear to
protect them from cops prices
them out of civil rights

Original Article

Posted By: Ribicon, 8/4/2020 4:57:11 PM

A group of Black Lives Matter protesters in Seattle are claiming that they’re being priced out of their civil rights by the prohibitive costs of defending themselves against police violence. The lawsuit filed Monday in federal court alleges that the repeated use of force by the Seattle Police Department has made it impossible for them to exercise their right to protest without pricey personal protective gear. “Because protesters now must purchase expensive equipment to be assured that they will be able to protest safely, the indiscriminate use of weapons by SPD implicates equal protection,” the lawsuit says. The five plaintiffs


Baraque said his civilian militia would be just as organized and just as well funded as the US military, but behold another of his many lies; the Marxist and probably WHITE "protestors" are sent out to battle without even having the proper gas masks.

Post Reply

Reply 1 - Posted by: hisself 8/4/2020 5:02:36 PM (No. 499935)
Boo friggin' hoo! If your protests were peaceful, and lawful, you wouldn't need protective gear. The cops are reacting, you are the cause.
44 people like this.

Reply 2 - Posted by: volksford 8/4/2020 5:07:19 PM (No. 499943)
I swear.. these mental midgets are prime examples of arrested development
38 people like this.

Reply 3 - Posted by: seamusm 8/4/2020 5:08:40 PM (No. 499944)
Ya don't need riot gear unless you're rioting. But frankly, neither do the police. They might as well join the protests for all the 'policing' they are actually doing.
19 people like this.

Reply 4 - Posted by: AGGW 8/4/2020 5:08:54 PM (No. 499945)
Tsk tsk. Tough stuff, creme puff.
15 people like this.

Reply 5 - Posted by: bighambone 8/4/2020 5:12:12 PM (No. 499949)
At this stage of the game, who knows, they might just draw an activist liberal Democrat Judge who would happily issue an injunction or restraining order prohibiting the local police there from using force against the rioters also known as "peaceful protesters".
11 people like this.

Reply 6 - Posted by: Starboard_side 8/4/2020 5:13:26 PM (No. 499950)
Wait until your new insurance premiums will be in the near future.
10 people like this.

Reply 7 - Posted by: coobr03 8/4/2020 5:16:18 PM (No. 499952)
What were they spending tier $900 a week of unemployment on?
15 people like this.

Reply 8 - Posted by: Highlander 8/4/2020 5:18:05 PM (No. 499956)
The knights of olde had to make their own weapons and armor. Antifa goons should make their own protective gear if they’re that serious about rioting. Duct tape can work wonders, I hear.
11 people like this.

Reply 9 - Posted by: Moritz55 8/4/2020 5:24:08 PM (No. 499963)
11 people like this.

Reply 10 - Posted by: Deepthinker 8/4/2020 5:28:46 PM (No. 499966)
Don't worry! Elizabeth Warren will have a plan to provide FREE STUFF. "Riot Gear For Rioters" (RGFR)
12 people like this.

Reply 11 - Posted by: Dodge Boy 8/4/2020 5:30:09 PM (No. 499970)
Those poor kids. So back to their day jobs as public school teachers then?
25 people like this.

Reply 12 - Posted by: TJ54 8/4/2020 5:30:24 PM (No. 499971)
11 people like this.

Reply 13 - Posted by: Elljay 8/4/2020 5:51:43 PM (No. 499993)
“Your Honor, I can’t exercise my First Amendment rights without a tank.” And some desperate idiot lawyer actually believes there’s a case here.
10 people like this.

Reply 14 - Posted by: GoodDeal 8/4/2020 5:51:44 PM (No. 499994)
Gimme a break willya! How about the cops just use live ammo instead and all you need is a bulletproof vest. Get those at an army surplus store. The Vietnam era stuff should work fine.
9 people like this.

Reply 15 - Posted by: anniebc 8/4/2020 5:53:12 PM (No. 499996)
Here's a couple of pieces of advice for you idiots: 1. Take your freaking backsides home 2. Tell blm to buy your armor instead of giving money to white racist democrats 3. Shut up and quit your crying. You can't wage a war with a bunch of cry babies. Go home!
10 people like this.

Reply 16 - Posted by: bigfatslob 8/4/2020 5:54:08 PM (No. 499997)
It's difficult to buy riot gear on a teacher's salary isn't it?
16 people like this.

Reply 17 - Posted by: Stickhitter 8/4/2020 5:58:28 PM (No. 500003)
There is absolutely no reason to not fund riot gear to the have not's. After all, "Black Riot Gear Matters",................dammit, white privileger's are messing things up!!!
6 people like this.

Reply 18 - Posted by: bad-hair 8/4/2020 6:07:11 PM (No. 500012)
We've got a second wave virus crisis. CNN say it so it must be true. Stay home and do a virtual protest. You won't need any protective equipment unless your wife disagrees with you.
9 people like this.

Reply 19 - Posted by: Heraclitus 8/4/2020 6:08:44 PM (No. 500014)
#2, i think they are a product of the education system, the entertainment industry and MSM!
7 people like this.

Reply 20 - Posted by: HPmatt 8/4/2020 6:13:57 PM (No. 500019)
With your paid Gold Level BLM membership, you get a discount at the local BLM PPE store, with Nike China slave Warrior series equipment, WalMart Uighur waterproof underwear, etc...
5 people like this.

Reply 21 - Posted by: snowoutlaw 8/4/2020 6:31:20 PM (No. 500034)
So PPE isn't just for Covid19? Besides I thought they just looted everything, must not be rioting in the right areas.
4 people like this.

Reply 22 - Posted by: ScooterTrash 8/4/2020 6:43:32 PM (No. 500038)
The original article forgot to mention the "peaceful" protester and demanding the police provide cookies too. Heck, ya can't have a good riot on an empty stomach...
6 people like this.

Reply 23 - Posted by: udanja99 8/4/2020 7:29:45 PM (No. 500076)
Well, maybe you should try this - go home and stay there. Get an education in something useful and get a job. Be responsible for yourself. And don’t breed - the world has enough idiots.
9 people like this.

Reply 24 - Posted by: SALady 8/4/2020 7:58:36 PM (No. 500093)
The way evil warps a person's brain is just scary on so many levels!!! That someone could honestly believe they should be rewarded for breaking the law, destroying things, and hurting people, is simply not something that a sane person is capable of. That is all you need to know about the pure evil of BLM and Antifa!!!
6 people like this.

Reply 25 - Posted by: hershey 8/4/2020 8:26:43 PM (No. 500120)
If they didn't riot they wouldn't need protective gear...
5 people like this.

Reply 26 - Posted by: chumley 8/4/2020 8:27:58 PM (No. 500122)
If those punks had any idea how much I have spent on ammunition since 2010...they wouldn't care. I guess I'm not smart enough to have someone else buy it for me.
3 people like this.

Reply 27 - Posted by: clipped wings 8/4/2020 8:29:34 PM (No. 500125)
They should go to Soros for additional money. Otherwise, go home to mommy's basement.
4 people like this.

Reply 28 - Posted by: Sunhan65 8/4/2020 8:43:02 PM (No. 500135)
This is what happens when you let idiots live through their first attempt at riotous assembly. They need to very rapidly become "largely rest in peaceful" protestors, so the rest of us can get on with rebuilding our severely damaged society.
4 people like this.

Reply 29 - Posted by: Mushroom 8/4/2020 8:43:04 PM (No. 500136)
You know Dick's Sporting goods is looking for a new clientele.
3 people like this.

Reply 30 - Posted by: Ashley Brenton 8/4/2020 11:18:28 PM (No. 500231)
Think of how much money you'd save by staying home, writing your Congressman, city council, mayor, newspaper editorial board, and waiting for election day to cast your vote. You know...the usual American citizen stuff we do that doesn't involve property damage.
1 person likes this.

Reply 31 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623 8/4/2020 11:43:59 PM (No. 500254)
#30 You are assuming they can write. Most print and too lazy to make it legible. I have a sign at home that says "No Whining" Ya know, kids, you are getting on my last nerve. Go home and cry to your mommy. Join the army. They might give you some equipment. I am blaming Dr. Spock for telling mothers not to spank their kids. We would not be here if they had.
1 person likes this.

Reply 32 - Posted by: PChristopher 8/5/2020 12:11:06 AM (No. 500272)
Maybe you should take whatever money you have, invest in some cyanide capsules and do us all a favor.
0 people like this.

Reply 33 - Posted by: TCloud 8/5/2020 12:45:57 AM (No. 500295)
Hide behind those realllly loud and hysterical hairy Antifa Females for protection.
2 people like this.

Reply 34 - Posted by: Trigger2 8/5/2020 1:13:04 AM (No. 500308)
So your rights are violated if you can't dress up with better gear than cops or the military going off to war?
0 people like this.

Reply 35 - Posted by: web 8/5/2020 2:59:12 AM (No. 500322)
A couple of points. Americans have the right to Free Speech and to protest against injustices... but NOT in the streets. In my humble opinion, any protestor who is hit by a car in the street has brought it upon themselves. They can protest in a park, on the sidewalk, or some other designated area, but streets are payed for by taxpayers and made for automobiles. I'm sick of young, ignorant youth chanting that it is their streets, when they've probably never worked a day in their life and never payed taxes. Also, they wouldn't need protective gear if they weren't being violent and causing a police response. When a protest turns in to a violent riot, police should respond with lethal force. These "protestors" are ignorant, uneducated, and have way too much self-esteem and sense of entitlement.
0 people like this.

Reply 36 - Posted by: 4Justice 8/5/2020 3:29:50 AM (No. 500324)
Well, that's what happens when you pocket most of those millions of dollars you and your buddies are getting from all those wealthy leftists. I wonder how many of you have new cars and other nice goodies to play with now.
0 people like this.

Reply 37 - Posted by: LaVallette 8/5/2020 4:22:41 AM (No. 500334)
The Court is only required to read out the terms of the First Amendment especially the bit about ..."the right of the people PEACEABLY to assemble". If you do it peaceably then you do not need protective clothes or special equipment.
1 person likes this.

Reply 38 - Posted by: paral04 8/5/2020 9:19:05 AM (No. 500528)
Too funny! Are we now supposed to contribute to these thugs so they can rob and beat up up? And if they have time burn anything they can't take with them.
0 people like this.

Reply 39 - Posted by: Oldenoughtoknowbetter 8/5/2020 11:29:12 PM (No. 501324)
With all of the corporations, professional athletes, Hollywood et al giving money to BLM, just where did all that money go? Must not have trickled down to the average street protestor yet.
0 people like this.

Below, you will find ...
Most Recent Articles posted by "Ribicon"
Most Active Articles (last 48 hours)
Most Recent Articles posted by Ribicon"
Economics professor at Ohio university
says he is being 'censored' by 'angry,
radical-left' faculty who won't let him
teach anti-Marxism course to all students
2 replies
Posted by Ribicon 8/7/2020 2:22:21 AM Post Reply
An economics professor at a public university in Ohio claims he is being censored because the administration won’t let him teach a class critical of Marxism to the general student population. Evan Osborne, a professor at Wright State University, teaches a course entitled Marxism: A History of Theory and Practice, at the Dayton, Ohio, campus. The course is described in its syllabus as ‘both an introduction to Marxist economic thought and the history of political power exercised in the name of that thought.’ The syllabus assigns students to read material on how communism was applied in Russia and China. It also critiques Westerners
Officer statue in Eagan vandalized
with anti-police graffiti
0 replies
Posted by Ribicon 8/7/2020 2:05:25 AM Post Reply
Authorities are looking for whoever vandalized an officer statue in Eagan with anti-police graffiti. The vandalism Tuesday night targeted the life-size statue depicting an officer shielding a little girl. It is among several bronze figures similarly vandalized in the Eagan Tribute and Memorial Plaza that also honor firefighters and military service members. Police had planned to have a community conversation “to hear citizens’ concerns surrounding policing,” the department said in a statement, which also included a photo of the officer statue with a profane word written above “BLM” across his chest.(Snip) Police also released a photo of a woman vandalizing
84-year-old Queens veteran
fights off mugger with hot
coffee and keeps his money
22 replies
Posted by Ribicon 8/5/2020 3:56:31 PM Post Reply
Woodside, Queens—Oliver Neligan, a World War II veteran and retired MTA worker, was on his way to Sunday morning mass when he noticed a man following him from the deli where he just picked up his morning coffee. Neligan left the shop at the corner of 60th Street and Queens Boulevard in Woodside, heading for 8 a.m. service at Saint Sebastian Catholic Church, just about six blocks away. "When I went to take a sip of my coffee, he jumped me from the back and put his hands around my neck," the 84-year-old Irish immigrant recalled.
Shots fired at latest Portland riot 18 replies
Posted by Ribicon 8/5/2020 2:53:06 PM Post Reply
Shots were fired early Wednesday morning as violent protests continued to rock Portland, Oregon, with demonstrators breaking into the Portland Police Association’s offices and setting it on fire. Police declared the event a riot and said they had to use “crowd control munition” to restore order—though they said no tear gas was used. While they were dispersing that crowd, they said shots were fired nearby in what appeared to be two separate exchanges.(Snip) Protesters are now using the same tactics on local police that they used against the feds. The Portland Police Bureau said officers were pelted with rocks and bricks,
Blackstone reportedly buying a majority
stake in for $4.7 billion
16 replies
Posted by Ribicon 8/5/2020 1:07:22 PM Post Reply
Blackstone Group is taking a majority stake in DNA testing business The private-equity giant headed by billionaire Stephen Schwarzman is acquiring 75 percent of the family history research business for $4.7 billion, Bloomberg reports. The acquisition would be the first for Blackstone’s massive $25 billion private equity fund. The deal has been in the works for several months, according to the report, and may be announced as soon as Wednesday.(Snip) The Pentagon last winter warned service members to stay away from DNA kits if they got one as a Christmas gift, warning that the genetic tests could put their private
Democratic donor Ed Buck facing
new charges for prostitution,
fatal drug overdose
9 replies
Posted by Ribicon 8/4/2020 11:00:06 PM Post Reply
Disgraced Democratic donor Ed Buck has been charged with four more felonies, including enticing victims to travel interstate for prostitution. The Justice Department announced Tuesday that a Los Angeles federal grand jury returned an updated indictment with the additional felony charges, bringing a total of nine counts against Buck, 65, before he is scheduled to head to trial in January. Prosecutors have alleged Buck operated a drug den in his West Hollywood home, where he administered methamphetamine to men against their will during sexual encounters. Among the new charges, prosecutors claim Buck knowingly lured one of his victims, Gemmel Moore, 26,
Overtime costs to monitor protests
at capital soar to nearly $880,000
3 replies
Posted by Ribicon 8/4/2020 10:25:02 PM Post Reply
Nashville, TN—As the 24-hour-a-day protest at the state capitol approaches its 50th day, the cost to pay overtime and travel expenses for state troopers has ballooned to $878,626.15. The latest available figure is only for roughly half of the protest so far, between May 31 and June 30. According to a spokesman for TEMA, the cost cannot be reimbursed by federal dollars because of its type of emergency, therefore it will be paid out of the state’s reserve funds for emergencies. Activists like Justin Jones said the protestors shouldn’t be blamed for the costs. “That is the choice of the governor.
Man plants mystery seeds from
China — here’s what happened
15 replies
Posted by Ribicon 8/4/2020 10:02:31 PM Post Reply
An Arkansas man who received one of the mysterious seed packages sent to thousands of US residents from China planted them on his property — and said the results are wild. "We … planted the seeds just to see what would happen," Booneville resident Doyle Crenshawn told local CBS-TV affiliate KSFM. The plant is producing large white fruit from orange flowers that resemble those of a squash.(Snip) US residents in all 50 states reported getting the bizarre, unsolicited seed packages beginning last month. The handful of seeds arrive in little sealed clear plastic pouches and are tucked in standard-size light gray
Google Accidentally Enables
Home Smart Speakers to Listen
In to Everyday House Sounds
29 replies
Posted by Ribicon 8/4/2020 6:12:56 PM Post Reply
Google accidentally enabled a feature for Google Home users which let the smart speaker listen to the sounds of objects in your house. A user on Reddit spotted a notification on his phone from his smart speaker which alerted him to the fact his smoke alarm was going off while he was cooking.(Snip) Although the feature provides greater security it is a trade off for less privacy. Google has adamantly pushed that the only way its smart speaker will listen to users is via its wake word. The use of ambient monitoring for other reasons could lead to questions about what else Google will
Google's data collection practices
to undergo more scrutiny
1 reply
Posted by Ribicon 8/4/2020 6:12:52 PM Post Reply
Amid an onslaught of lawsuits alleging it has spied on its users, Google is facing new scrutiny about whether it uses the private data it collects to best its competitors and could be hit with more litigation. Rep. Joe Neguse, Colorado Democrat, questioned Google CEO Sundar Pichai at last week’s antitrust hearing about reports that Google collects info on Android users in an internal program it uses to develop apps that outperform its competitors.(Snip) Boies Schiller Flexner lawyers have already sued Google for allegedly breaking federal wiretapping law and monitoring users’ app usage, communications, and personal information after users attempted to opt out
'It's scary:' Violent, property
crime increasing in Alki Beach area
16 replies
Posted by Ribicon 8/4/2020 5:26:15 PM Post Reply
Seattle—A double shooting in Alki Beach early Sunday morning has people living there worried violent crime is getting worse around the popular beachfront. When sunlight turns to sunset on Alki Beach, that’s when neighbors say things start stirring up. “It’s scary, when the cops aren’t here and there’s shootings, people flying up and down the road just having no regard to anybody it seems like,” said Kevin who has lived in Alki Beach for a decade. This weekend, police said a drive-by shooting left two men hurt and a truck they were in hit with bullets. KOMO News did some digging
Statins may not slash the risk of dying
from heart disease: Controversial study
claims the cheap cholesterol-busting
pills offer no 'consistent benefit'
22 replies
Posted by Ribicon 8/4/2020 5:09:22 PM Post Reply
Statins are not particularly effective at reducing the risk of dying from heart disease, a study claims. Scientists analysed 35 studies into the effects of the drugs which lower 'bad' LDL cholesterol and found the pills have no consistent benefit. The research, published in the British Medical Journal, found three quarters of all trials reported no reduction in mortality among those who took the drugs. And half of all studies suggested that cholesterol-busting pills did not prevent heart attacks or strokes.(Snip) The researchers systematically reviewed all published clinical trials comparing treatment with one of three types of cholesterol lowering drugs—statins, ezetimibe and PCSK9.
Most Active Articles (last 48 hours)
New York's COVID checkpoints: Cops stationed
at tunnels and bridges force drivers of
vehicles from 35 hotspot states into 14-day
quarantine as they scan plates
64 replies
Posted by Imright 8/6/2020 5:55:02 AM Post Reply
Travelers coming into New York City from 35 COVID-19 hotspot states were met at road entry points Wednesday under a program announced earlier in the day by Mayor Bill de Blasio.At a press conference on Wednesday morning, de Blasio said those who do not self-isolate for 14 days once they arrive in the city from those locations could face a $10,000 fine. He failed to explain how he would enforce the order.Pictures taken by show police officers stationed at the Goethals Bridge toll plaza Wednesday evening. The sheriff's department scanned plates and pulled people over, onlookers say. New York City Sheriff Joseph Fucito,
John Durham set to interview John Brennan: Report 41 replies
Posted by MissMolly 8/6/2020 5:16:06 AM Post Reply
U.S. Attorney John Durham will soon interview former CIA Director John Brennan, another sign that the investigation of the Trump-Russia investigators is ready to wrap up by the end of the summer. Durham, the federal prosecutor from Connecticut appointed by Attorney General William Barr to investigate the origins of the Crossfire Hurricane inquiry and to scrutinize the conduct of the law enforcement leaders and intelligence officials involved in it, has asked to interview Brennan, according to “people familiar with the request” cited by NBC News, and the former top spy and vociferous Trump critic has reportedly agreed to the sit-down.
Joe Biden: ‘Unlike the African American
Community … the Latino Community Is
an Incredibly Diverse Community’
34 replies
Posted by Ida Lou Pino 8/6/2020 1:10:00 PM Post Reply
Former Vice President Joe Biden remarked in an interview released Thursday that “unlike the African American community, with notable exceptions, the Latino community is an incredibly diverse community.” Biden was addressing the National Association of Black Journalists (NABJ) and National Association of Hispanic Journalists (NAHJ) Joint Virtual Convention. Portions of the interview were aired Wednesday, and the full video was streamed Thursday.
NY Attorney General Seeks to Dissolve NRA 33 replies
Posted by Imright 8/6/2020 12:06:17 PM Post Reply
New York’s attorney general sued the National Rifle Association on Thursday, seeking to put the powerful gun advocacy organization out of business over allegations that high-ranking executives diverted millions of dollars for lavish personal trips, no-show contracts for associates and other questionable expenditures.Attorney General Letitia James’ lawsuit, filed in state court in Manhattan after an 18-month investigation, highlighted misspending and self-dealing allegations that have roiled the NRA and its longtime leader, Wayne LaPierre, in recent years — from hair and makeup for his wife to a $17 million post-employment contract for himself. Simultaneously, the Washington, D.C., attorney general sued the NRA Foundation,
Susan Rice, Biden VP Finalist, Said Bowe
Bergdahl Served ‘With Honor And Distinction’
29 replies
Posted by Imright 8/6/2020 5:41:46 AM Post Reply
Former National Security Adviser Susan Rice praised noted deserter Bowe Bergdahl in 2014, saying that Bergdahl “served the United States with honor and distinction.” Bergdahl infamously walked off his Army post in Afghanistan in June 2009 and was then captured and held hostage by a Taliban-aligned group for nearly five years. Former President Barack Obama’s administration secured Bergdahl’s release on May 31, 2014 as part of a prisoner swap for five members of the Taliban.Rice defended Bergdahl’s record in a June 1, 2014 ABC News interview, after she was asked if Bergdahl should be punished for deserting. “He is going to be safely reunited with his family. He served the
Teenagers arrested at Mar-a-Lago
after inadvertently trespassing
with AK-47
27 replies
Posted by Ida Lou Pino 8/6/2020 1:19:23 PM Post Reply
Three teenagers are in the custody of Florida police after they were caught with an AK-47 in the wrong place at the wrong time. The 15-year-olds were reportedly sitting in a car less than two miles from President Trump's palatial club on Friday when Palm Beach Police noticed the parked Hyundai and approached the vehicle. The boys led officers on a short chase before exiting the vehicle and inadvertently fleeing through Mar-a-Lago, where they were apprehended with an AK-47 inside a backpack.
ESPN Subscriber Losses Accelerate as Network
Returns to Woke Programming
27 replies
Posted by GreatGreyhounds 8/6/2020 6:03:26 AM Post Reply
The subscriptions and revenues for ESPN are plummeting at an increasingly fast rate, as the network has replaced its sports coverage with leftist propaganda. Analyst Rich Greenfield recently looked at Disney and ESPN’s reports and found very troubling numbers for the sport network and its parent company. ESPN’s loss in subscribers is also shocking for its size. The loss of subscribers continues and is down another six percent year-over-year. So far, this year’s subscriber loss has accelerated over past years. The sports network was down 4.5 percent in the first quarter, off 5.5 percent in the second quarter, and down a whopping 6 percent in the third quarter.
Biden Late-Life Crisis: Touts Electric
Corvettes While Firing Up Classic
Car Engine
26 replies
Posted by mc squared 8/6/2020 10:06:36 AM Post Reply
Presidential candidate Joe Biden (D) released a video on Wednesday featuring himself revving a hunter green Corvette Stingray — an American classic — while promising to move the country to electric vehicles. “I like to drive. I used to think I was a pretty good driver,” Biden said in the video showing the presidential hopeful revving up the engine with a mask on. “I didn’t get a chance to flat-shift into second. I was afraid I’d go through those guys,” he said, laughing. The video then showed Biden opening the hood of the car and reminiscing over his “incredible memories” associated with the vehicle.
Woman arrested for defacing Black Lives
Matter mural outside Trump Tower
23 replies
Posted by Imright 8/6/2020 5:28:12 AM Post Reply
The Black Lives Matter mural outside of Trump Tower has been defaced yet again — just days after it was cleaned from a previous act of vandalism.Guilet Dita Germanotta, 39, was arrested Wednesday afternoon after allegedly throwing blue paint across the giant yellow lettering that the city has painted across the block of Fifth Avenue outside the president’s former home, sources told the Post.Germanotta was placed in custody around 4:12 p.m. was taken to the Midtown North precinct for processing. Charges are pending, according to police.The mural has been vandalized nearly every week
Do Voter ID Laws Actually Result in
21 replies
Posted by ladydawgfan 8/6/2020 1:10:40 PM Post Reply
Last Thursday, President Trump whipped up another firestorm by suggesting that November’s general election should be delayed, citing potential voter fraud due to extensive mail-in balloting as his rationale. With this latest controversy, we should expect to see not only pushback on Trump’s idea, but a revitalization of the promotion of new -- and the criticism of existing -- various voter ID laws around the country. According to our friends on the Left, such laws are unfair, unconstitutional, and even racist. House Speaker Nancy Pelosi has asserted that voter ID laws are “silencing the voices of American voters.”
Trump urges churches to reopen, despite Dems
who ‘want to put churches out of business’
21 replies
Posted by Imright 8/6/2020 12:10:53 PM Post Reply
President Trump urged governors to reopen churches and schools, saying they’re “essential” services and should not remain shut down.“I think they should open the churches. It’s up to the governors. But I’m recommending it, you open the churches,” Trump told the Catholic Telegraph.The president said churches should reopen, with attendees wearing masks and socially-distancing.Trump said it’s unfair to Christians that they’re banned from going to church, but Black Lives Matter protesters and left-wing rioters can gather en masse, and Democrats say nothing about the public-health dangers they pose. “They have 50,000 people protesting and they’re standing on top of each other, and yet you’re not allowed to go to church.
Millennials are snatching up ‘cheap
old houses’ via Instagram
21 replies
Posted by Imright 8/6/2020 5:31:01 AM Post Reply
It was not love at first sight.After Buffalo, New York, couple Nick Weith and Damian Mordecai spotted a grand Victorian-style home on a popular Instagram account called Cheap Old Houses, they drove an hour south to a village called Gowanda (population 2,700) to tour the historic property.Initially, Mordecai, a 39-year-old nonprofit executive, was “less enthused” about the idea of living so far outside the city. But the pair was drawn to the property’s stately brick façade, dramatic slate tile mansard roof and widow’s peak tower. By the time they got back in the car, Mordecai was sold. “We have to buy it,”
Post New Article