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    Bill Hagerty, a GOP candidate for U.S. Senate in Tennessee and President Donald Trump’s former U.S. ambassador to Japan, resigned on Saturday from an agriculture firm that he discovered was promoting Black Lives Matter (BLM) extremism. Hagerty, who is endorsed and supported by President Trump, made the decision to resign from the board of R.J. O’Brien when he found out the firm was actively promoting the Marxist BLM movement. Hagerty wrote in his resignation letter to R.J. O’Brien’s CEO Gerald...
    Screenshot, BlazeTV Conservative commentator Mark Levin compared the Black Lives Matter movement to the notorious white supremacy organization the Ku Klux Klan. “BLM is the equivalent of the KKK in terms of its racism, in terms of its antisemitism, in terms of its anti-Americanism,” Levin said this week in a video posted by BlazeTV. “And this is the point that the left refuses to acknowledge and, in fact, attacks anyone who mentions it.” He added, “I don’t care if they...
    The city council for Montpelier, Vermont unanimously rejected a petition to paint an American flag and the phrase “Liberty and Justice for All” in front of the Vermont State House. The city council made its decision in a contentious Wednesday night meeting where the members heard arguments for the murals from GOP gubernatorial candidate John Klar and several other supporters. Klar wanted to paint the flag on one side of an existing “Black Lives Matter” motto on the street, and...
    A Wilmington, North Carolina police officer who was fired for taking part in a violently racist conversation has filed an appeal, claiming his comments were protected religious speech. Wilmington Police officer James “Brian” Gilmore was one of three officers fired last month for taking part in recorded racist conversations. One of those conversations, for which Gilmore was not present, involved racist slurs and talk of massacring Black Americans in a second Civil War. Gilmore claims that, because he...
    At least 60 per cent of Italians say they are worried about racism in Italy today under the leftist coalition government, a 13 per cent increase from a poll taken when populist Matteo Salvini’s League was in the coalition. The poll, conducted by Demos & Pi survey, reveals that a majority of Italians are concerned about problems of racism in the country, with younger members of the public expressing the most concern over the issue. Eighty-four per cent of those under...
    MCDONOUGH, Georgia — Last week, Sen. Kelly Loeffler (R-GA), co-owner of the WNBA’s Atlanta Dream, denounced that league’s decision to “insert” the Black Lives Matter political movement into the sport. Loeffler, who is running in an election for the U.S. Senate seat she was appointed to late last year by Gov. Brian Kemp (R-GA), sent a letter to WNBA Commissioner Cathy Engelbert protesting the WNBA’s future incorporation of “Black Lives Matter” into its product. Following a meet-and-greet event in Henry County, just...
    St. Louis cops reportedly seized a rifle from the husband-and-wife legal professionals filmed waving firearms at Black Lives Matter protesters final month. The officers served a warrant on Mark and Patricia McCloskey on Friday evening, taking the rifle the husband was pictured aiming, the native NBC affiliate reported. The officers had been instructed by the couple that their legal professional had the second gun, the pistol brandished by the spouse, the report mentioned. The couple had been filmed as...
    St. Louis police officers reportedly seized a rifle from the husband-and-wife lawyers filmed waving firearms at Black Lives Matter protesters last month. The officers served a warrant on Mark and Patricia McCloskey on Friday night, taking the rifle the husband was pictured aiming, the local NBC affiliate reported. The officers were told by the couple that their attorney had the second gun, the pistol brandished by the wife, the report said. The couple were filmed as they emerged barefoot from...
    Costco workers in Louisville, Ky., charge the company selectively enforces an otherwise-ignored dress code to punish workers who wear Black Lives Matter apparel, BuzzFeed News reported. One employee posted his letter of resignation to the company’s CEO online, and another started a petition that had collected over 1,000 signatures by Friday night. After the death of George Floyd, a Black man, Costcos CEO Craig Jelinek wrote to employees that the company remained “committed to taking care of our employees, building a...
    On LevinTV this week, host Mark Levin argued that Black Lives Matter is a Marxist, anarchist organization whose goal is to overthrow the United States government. He called out the Democrat operatives in the media, such as CNNs Don Lemon and Chris Cuomo, for running interference for BLM and Antifa, seemingly without understanding who and what theyre defending. BLM is the equivalent of the KKK in terms of its racism, in terms of its antisemitism, in...
    A small-town Indiana church is reeling after their statue of Lucy Higgs Nichols, an escaped slave and Civil War nurse, was defaced with “BLM” graffiti last week. Rev. LeRoy Marshall, who is pastor of the historic, majority-black Second Baptist Church in downtown New Albany, Indiana, told The Daily Wire that he nevertheless hopes good will come out of the situation, which he said has shocked his small congregation and the wider community. The Lucy Higgs Nichols statue was desecrated by an...
    Fox News star anchor Tucker Carlson on Thursday night praised the couple who defaced a Black Lives Matter street mural in Martinez, commending them for their “bravery” and insisting that the authorities who charged them with a hate crime “should be impeached.” Last weekend, David Nelson and Nicole Anderson spread black paint over a yellow BLM mural displayed on the street in front of the Martinez courthouse. The mural had been sanctioned by city officials. Related Articles East Bay...
    Brexit Party leader Nigel Farage has said that the people behind Black Lives Matter have an agenda that “would make Lenin blush”, warning that the movement does not want racial justice but seeks to tear down Western civilisation. Speaking to supporters during a Facebook live stream on Thursday, Mr Farage remarked on the speed with which Black Lives Matter hijacked the death of black American George Floyd for its own purposes. The movement was rapidly imported to the United Kingdom...
    AN Indiana woman who was filmed mowing through Black Lives Matter protesters in a hit-and-run crash that injured two people has been arrested. Christi Bennett was cuffed late Wednesday and charged with criminal recklessness, authorities said on Thursday. 4 A 66-year-old woman was arrested on Thursday for mowing down two protesters at a BLM protest in Indiana and fleeing the sceneCredit: Twitter 4 Christi Bennett was booked into the Monroe County Jail late Wednesday, police said on ThursdayCredit: AP:Associated Press...
    The murder of George Floyd — a Black man in handcuffs not resisting arrest — by a White Minneapolis police officer on Memorial Day was a horrific crime that understandably outraged Americans of every race. But tragically, demands by some to defund or disband police departments around the nation will only lead to increased crime and the loss of more innocent lives, including Black lives. Already, serious crime is skyrocketing in a number of cities, as criminals take advantage of...
    Rumors of a Black Lives Matter protest at the statue of Sam Houston in Huntsville, Texas, are going viral. People posted updates on Facebook and Twitter promising to defend the 86-foot statue from protesters with “deadly force” if necessary. A flurry of posts on social media spread the word that a “BLM Terrorist Group” is planning to attack the Sam Houston statue in Huntsville on Thursday. Despite multiple posts from people pledging to defend the site, there do not appear...
    NEW YORK, NY – NOVEMBER 15: (L-R) Korey Wise, Antron McCray, Kevin Richardson, Raymond Santana, and Yusef Salaam attend the 2012 NYC Doc Festival Closing Night Screening Of “The Central Park Five” at SVA Theater on November 15, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by D Dipasupil/Getty Images) Members of the Central Park Five were reportedly on hand last week during the announcement about the planned Black Lives Matter street mural outside of Trump Tower on Fifth Avenue. “When...
    Fox News’ Tucker Carlson on Thursday night hosted the white California couple who are facing hate crime charges for painting over a Black Lives Matter street mural, praising them for their bravery while insisting they merely covered over “graffiti” that shouldn’t have been there in the first place. Last weekend, David Nelson and Nicole Anderson spread black paint over a yellow BLM mural displayed on the street in front of the Martinez, California, courthouse. After video of an angry Anderson...
    New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio said on Thursday that hes banning all large public gatherings to stop the spread of coronavirus, except for Black Lives Matter protests. De Blasio made the curious comments while appearing on CNN with Wolf Blitzer on Thursday. It means things like parades, you know things that here in the city could mean not just thousands, tens of thousands, hundreds of thousands of people, said de Blasio of his...
    The Crown gets 6th season as creator changes mind South Korea Unleashes New Property Curbs Amid Soaring Prices Thierry Henry kneels for 8:46 while wearing BLM shirt during MLS tournament The Montreal Impact made their debut at the MLS is Back tournament on Thursday. © Provided by Yahoo! Sports Thierry Henry opened Montreals MLS tournament play with a poignant moment. (Photo by Minas Panagiotakis/Getty Images) Head coach Thierry Henry opened with a poignant social statement as play began against...
    After angry protests claimed a black man was lynched in Palmdale, California, police released conclusive evidence to support the claim that he committed suicide. Robert Fullers body was found on June 10 hanging from a tree in Poncitlán Square. Investigators initially ruled it a suicide but walked the claims back after protesters accused them of hastily jumping to conclusions. Many on social media suspected that the 24-year-old had been lynched, and some accused law...
    The statue of scouts founder Robert Baden-Powell, who led an expedition to end the enslavement of Africans by the Ashanti king, has been released from its protective casing, a month after Marxist Black Lives Matter activists threatened to tear it down over claims he was a racist and supported the Nazis. The local council had initially planned to remove the Poole quayside statue in early June after it appeared on a hitlist of memorials across the country to be targetted...
    Savannah Rychcik July 9, 2020 0 Comments New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio (D) and Rev. Al Sharpton joined forces to send a message to President Donald Trump directly in front of one of his own buildings, Trump Tower. De Blasio and Sharpton lead the charge in painting a mural with the words “Black Lives Matter” on Fifth Avenue, between 56th and 57th streets, in New York City. The New York City mayor opened the initiative with a message of his...
    Attorney General Letitia James interviews with L. Joy Williams on SiriusXM Urban View’s Sunday Civics at SiriusXM Studios on February 12, 2020 in New York City. (Photo by Bonnie Biess/Getty Images for SiriusXM) The Black Lives Matter Foundation has absolutely no affiliations with the Black Lives Matter Movement. But after confusion from the misleading name lead to millions of donations being sent to the foundation in error,  New York Attorney General Letitia James has ordered the group to stop...
    Mayor Bill de Blasio was greeted with a few jeers as he showed up to help paint a giant Black Lives Matter mural on Fifth Avenue outside Trump Tower on Thursday — with a couple of angry onlookers shouting “douchebag de Blasio” upon his arrival. The mayor joined First Lady Chirlane McCray, the Rev. Al Sharpton, Brooklyn Borough President Eric Adams and Rep. Carolyn Maloney (D-NY) to fill in the letter “L” in with yellow paint for the what...