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Will YOU Save Freedom? Catch The Tea Party Wave

 

The Tea Party movement has taken the nation by storm, in spite of attempts by the media and establishment to first ignore it, then dismiss it and now use all the tools in their Alinsky toolbox against it.  Initially protesting high taxes, spending and bailouts, it is maturing into a political movement that advocates a return to a constitutional republic, fiscal prudence and restoration of liberties.

 Tea Party Threat Made Good

 

How should the Tea Party address that? Protests? Voter education? Advocacy? Evaluating public officials and candidates?  PACs?  A third party?  Turn out the vote?

 

 

 

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Let us know what role you would like to play

 

Some ideas for upcoming meetings discussed until after 10:00 PM, following a recent meeting

- More on the VC Biology (environmental) guidelines

- State budget, incl taxes, attempt to kill Prop 13, state pensions, etc. etc

- Education funding

- Federal budget

- Political Comedy (sounds redundant)

- Lecture by well-known CA political writer

- CRA

- Constitution- general, 10th Amendment, 5th amendment, major Constitutional issues

- Obama impeachable offenses

 

 

 

 

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George,

You are correct in your post....but there is one thing that needs to be resolved. There must be one, coherent conservative message that permeates the GOP, Tea Party and other venues who are fighting to preserve America. Until that happens the Progressives and Lame Stream Media will beat us in the court of public opinion.

This will be the year of blame...every little thing that goes wrong, like a mechanical failure on a plane causing a delay, will be loudly blamed as the result of the sequester cuts and the GOP. We must have a way to penetrate this planned attack before the 2016 election cycle.

Ventura Tea Parties, “Patriot”/ activist groups, People Protecting Freedom, etc.

 

What we should be doing?

 

The effort by People Protecting Freedom to establish an alternative newspaper/ source is a worthy one. However it will take time, money and considerable work.

 

It occurred to me some time ago that “we” have been remiss in not using existing media to spread truth and our message. Just the other day the VC Star had an editorial about the father of a Sandy Hook child/ victim addressing congress. One comment screamed out to be challenged. That “no one needs military style assault weapons or should have the right to own one.” This is just one example of items in our local paper that should never go unchallenged that appear regularly.

 

I write editor letters to both my local papers all the time. Most get printed and I’ve had several Guest Editorial’s published. The key is being logical, factual and not being aggressive. But they have limits on how often they will publish a person’s letters.

 

We need to establish a “writers corps” of at lease 30 people and 5-10 “ghost writer/ editors” to challenge that which should be or comment on events and government activities. Using the editorial pages of existing newspapers is effective and will sway opinion. It’s much more direct and simpler than the establishment of an alternate news source. Also this group may write our elected’s.

Doug:

Yes, but next time, pose with an AR-15.

Jon Fleischman 

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ABC TV’s “Wife Swap" has a simple premise: Take two very, very different families, swap out the mothers (sometimes husbands), and watch what happens when cultures clash. So while the show is good for a few chuckles, some think Thursday’s episode went out of its way to attack the Tea Party. Did the network try to make the Christian family of Tea Party activists look bad? Meet both families, see what happened and decide who ended up looking bad and who looked normal HERE.



BANISHED! HISTORIC 'DON'T TREAD ON ME' FLAG

Tread

City determines popular banner 'too partisan'

Published: 17 hours ago


The city of New Rochelle, N.Y., has removed the historic Gadsden “Don’t Tread On Me” flag from a military armory, deeming the flag “too partisan” because it often is used by the tea party movement.

And in response, veterans groups have tapped the Thomas More Law Center to take up the fight.

It was after an official ceremony on March 21 at the New Rochelle Armory that a new American flag was unfurled to replace the


Read more at http://www.wnd.com/2013/04/banished-historic-dont-tread-on-me-flag/...

We are being overtaken by smal mined liberals who cannot tolerate any dissent. Unfortunately, they see dissent in any voice that doe snot agree with them. Thus this historic flag represents to them NOT the history of the Navy Flag but the Tea Party movement.  The fact that they choose to make issues of such minor things demonstrates just how far they are willing to go to suppress individual freedom of speech. If we do not stop them now, America as we remember it will be lost for the ages.

You think this doesn't fit into the President's story line....kind of like Benghazi or Fort Hood?

I'm sure OFA is working on it.

This is a tough one…..an American citizen with those rights but who also may be an enemy combatant. The differentiation lies in the connection with an international terrorist organization. So the question is how does one find this out without violating his civil rights?

Excerpts from: REP. SCHIFF DEFENDS READING BOSTON ATTACK SUSPECT MIRANDA RIGHTS By Jeremy Herb - 04/28/13 09:22 AM ET

Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Calif.) on Sunday defended the decision to read the Boston bombings suspect his Miranda rights, saying that there was no basis for law enforcement to continue questioning him under the public safety exemption. Schiff said that the FBI couldn’t keep holding him because there was no immediate threat to the public.

FBI interrogators had very little time to talk with Tsarnaev to determine if he and his brother might be part of something larger.

There is a good argument to be made that Tsarnaev should have been held as an “enemy combatant,” a designation under the law of war that would have denied him access to an attorney. But Democrats and the Obama administration said this was not a legal option because he was an American citizen and unconnected to al Qaeda or its associated forces.

The troubling question is just how the Democrats and the Obama administration know if he was unconnected to al Qaeda or its associated forces unless they gave the FBI time to complete their interrogation. Which they didn’t.

One must ask the simple question. Like Benghazi and Fort Hood, was this an incident inconvenient to the President’s claim that international terrorism is on the wane?
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Everybody is still talking about the other baby, the royal baby. In fact, I saw that President Obama released a statement congratulating Prince William and Kate Middleton on the birth of their son. Then he said, “And whatever you do — hang on to that birth certificate.” - Jimmy Fallon

“I will stand with the Muslims should the political winds shift in an ugly direction.”-- Barack Hussein Obama Soetoro Bounel Soebarkah

"And if you didn't know, the only difference between socialism and communism is an AK-47 aimed at your head."-  Quang Nguyen

Solution to the problem in Egypt :

They want a new Muslim leader, Give them ours. 

The administration’s attempt to intimidate Fox News and its employees will not succeed and their excuses will stand neither the test of law, the test of decency, nor the test of time. We will not allow a climate of press intimidation, unseen since the McCarthy era, to frighten any of us away from the truth.

-          Roger Ailes, Fox News

When Satan is knocking at your door, simply say, "Jesus, could You please get that for me.

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“The States then being the parties to the constitutional compact, and in their sovereign capacity, it follows of necessity, that there can be no tribunal above their authority, to decide in the last resort, whether the compact made by them be violated; and consequently that as the parties to it, they must themselves decide in the last resort, such questions as may be of sufficient magnitude to require their interposition.” – James Madison 

"When you disarm the people, you commence to offend them and show that you distrust them either through cowardice or lack of confidence, and both of these opinions generate hatred." - Niccolo Machiavelli

“We cannot continue to rely on our military in order to achieve the national security objectives we’ve set. We’ve got to have a civilian national security force that’s just as powerful, just as strong, just as well-funded.” - "Obama", 2008

"A gun is like a parachute. If you need one, and don't have one, you'll probably never need one again."

This country does not need to have a conversation about how many bullets should go in a clip. It does need to have a conversation about how many parents should go in a family. It needs to talk about the ghettos of Obamerica and have a serious conversation about broken families and generational dependency. It needs to have a conversation about funneling new immigrants from broken parts of the world into areas already suffering from high levels of unemployment and street violence.- Daniel Greenfield

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A federal government which does not derive its lawful and limited authority from the Constitution of the United States is by definition an occupation government and criminal regime.  It’s authority is null and void and no one is bound by any rule of law to obey it. --Donald L. Cline

Timid men prefer the calm of despotism to the tempestuous sea of liberty." -- Thomas Jefferson

“Disarmament of the populace is always the first step to depriving them of their civil rights and human rights…many African-Americans and women are actively assaulting the very document that first secured their own freedom... if you do not believe in the Bill of Rights, then you are not, at heart, an American.” – Mike Adams

Only in America could liberals talk about the greed of the rich at a $35,000 a plate campaign fund raising event.

We need to demythologize guns before the liberal attempt to create a totemic fear of them succeeds. If the gun control mentality promoting fear of guns themselves becomes our national mentality, we would turn the clock back to the days when a warrior class ruled over the people because only they had the confidence and expertise to deploy the means of defense and coercion. The gun control agenda will turn us into a people too timid to defend themselves from our would-be masters. – Alan Keyes

So now that there is a new tragedy the president wants to have a “national conversation on guns”. Here’s the thing. Until this national conversation is willing to entertain allowing teachers to carry concealed weapons, then it isn’t a conversation at all, it is a lecture. – Larry Correia'

During his 1956 presidential campaign, a woman called out to Adlai Stevenson: Senator, you have the vote of every thinking person! Stevenson called back: That's not enough, madam, we need a majority.

The economy is so bad, MSNBC had to lay off 300 Obama spokesmen. - Jay Leno

'Underlying most arguments against the free market is a lack of belief in freedom itself. - Milton Friedman

“What we’re watching here today is the equivalent of Woodward and Bernstein helping Nixon cover up Watergate,” he said. “The mainstream media is Woodward and Bernstein. Watergate is Benghazi. Except this time, Woodward and Bernstein are helping Nixon cover it up.”-- Russ Limbaugh

Lets see if I have this straight...Former President Bill Clinton ... who lied to his own wife... was convicted of perjury ... disbarred from practicing law in his home state... an admitted philanderer ... who "Never had sexual relations with that woman, Miss Lewinsky" ... Impeached by the US House of Representatives ... is giving testimonials for Barrack Obama's character and intentions!!!???  Is this a great country or what!?

 "Thanking Obama for killing Bin Laden is like going into McDonalds and thanking Ronald McDonald for the hamburger. It's the guy cooking the burger that should get the credit, not the clown."

referring to 10-3-12 debate: "Obama made a lot of good points tonight. Unfortunately, most of them were for Romney." - Bill Maher, million dollar Obama donor

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This is the biggest Conspiracy you may ever encounter and this started sometime around 1913. Yes, your parents and their parents had so much of their time stolen from them at a cost of 2 pennies. And the National Debt is one big fraud. And this is not just in the United States but the whole world.- Steven Pattison

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...the U.S. debt was at 9.5 trillion instead of 15.5 trillion?

...gas was $1.89 a gallon?

...the U.S. was friends with Isreal?

...food Stamp Recipients was at 29 million instead of 46 million?

...U.S. Astronauts didn't have to travel with Russians to go into space?

...our country's credit rating was a Triple AAA rating?

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“The difference between fiction and reality? Fiction has to make sense.”
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But if trouble must come, let it come in my time, so that my children can live in peace. "  

- Thomas Paine.

 

"Look, the Taliban, per se, is not our enemy.”

- VP Joe Biden
December 2011

 

"The Constitution of the United States is a law for rulers and for people, equally in war and peace, and it covers with its shield of protection all classes of men, at all times and under all circumstances. No doctrine involving more pernicious consequences was ever invented by the wit of men that any of its great provisions can be suspended during any of the great exigencies of government."

– Ex Parte Milligan (1866)

 

Permit me to hint whether it would not be wise and seasonable to provide a strong check to the admission of foreigners into the administration of our national government ; and to declare expressly that the command in chief of the American army shall not be given to, nor devolve on any but a natural born citizen.
I remain, dear sir,
Your faithful friend and servant,

John Jay. 

 

Calling Ron Paul "out of the mainstream" is a double-edged sword, because it also means he can’t possibly be responsible for the condition of the country today. 

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 A guy named Reggie Love leaving the White House to get a degree at the Wharton School of Business. I guess he realized you can't learn anything about economics in the Obama White House.

- Jay Leno

Laws and regulations which violate the Constitution are not obligatory upon any free man. 

(believed to be from George Washington.)

 

  “We’re at that awkward stage where it’s too late to work within the system, but too early to shoot the bastards.”

- Claire Wolf

 

Mustafa Abdul-Jalil, the chairman of the National Transitional Council and de fact president, had already declared that Libyan laws in future would have Sharia, the Islamic code, as its "basic source".
-       The Telegraph (good job Barack!) 

 

Those who make peaceful change impossible, make violent change inevitable     - Robert F. Kennedy

 

 "The world is a dangerous place to live; not because of the people who are evil, but because of the people who don't do anything about it." -- Albert Einstein

  

The four boxes of LIBERTY:
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2. ballot
3. jury
4. ammo
.....in that order!

 

"The actual need for a service, its relevance and value is always subordinate to the bureaucracy. This is the difference from the private sector: you go into a shop, and the sales assistant asks, 'Can I be of assistance to you, sir?' You go into a government agency: 'Get to the back of the queue and wait until you are called!”'

-       Alistair Mcleod

 

 

 "Only Malcolm X’s autobiography seemed to offer something different. His repeated acts of self-creation spoke to me. The blunt poetry of his words. His unadorned insistence on respect. He promised a new and uncompromising order, martial in its discipline."  

– Barack Hussein Obama 

 

“It is difficult to get a man to understand something when his salary depends on his not understanding it.”

-Oscar Wilde

 

“Anyone with an Obama 2012 Bumper Sticker is a Threat to the Gene Pool”

Congressman Allen West

 

“The Only People Who Don’t Want to Disclose the Truth are Those with Something to Hide."

- Barack Hussein Obama Soetoro

 

"If it takes a village to raise your kid, you’re in the wrong country."

-  Seen by Tim Clack II

  

"The President does not have power under the Constitution to unilaterally authorize a military attack in a situation that does not involve stopping an actual or imminent threat to the nation."

-Barack Hussein Obama Soetoro Soebarkah Bounel

  

"The smart way to keep people passive and obedient is to strictly limit the spectrum of acceptable opinion, but allow very lively debate within that spectrum. " 

- Noam Chomsky

  

"Judge me by the people with whom I surround myself." -

- Barack Hussein Obama Soetoro (we are, Barry)

 

"…whensoever the General Government assumes undelegated powers, its acts are unauthoritative, void, and of no force…"

Thomas Jefferson, Federal v. Consolidated Government

 

“Better to be paralyzed from the neck down than the neck up”

Charles Krauthammer.

 

"Sublata causa, tollitur effectus" (Remove the  cause and the effect will cease)

 "Civilization and anarchy are only seven meals apart"                          

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