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Reaping a Rebel’s Cause – the Invasion

by Oui Sun Aug 4th, 2019 at 06:34:48 AM EST

[Update-1] Changed title from my original rant:

One of Those Trump Shit States

Thank you white man, for the dog whistling and permanent state of election rhetoric ... how are the nra related funds coming in for MAGA 2020? F*cking idiot! And all Repugs casting their vote behind his name.

More below the fold ...


El Paso shooting: 20 people dead, 26 injured
Horror in El Paso another in a long list of mass killings plaguing the nation

What we know of the suspected shooter Patrick Crusius, 21, from Dallas, Tx - infamous for the assassination of JFK.

20 muertos y 26 heridos en un tiroteo en un centro comercial de El Paso (Texas)

On the suspect a creed was found praising the Australian killer in the Christchurch massacre ...

El Paso massacre suspect posted racist manifesto, admired Christchurch killer

The suspect in the killing of at least 20 people in El Paso posted an online manifesto before starting on the deadly rampage that was described by Texas law enforcement and political leaders as hate-filled and racist.

Media reports have identified 21-year-old Patrick Crusius of Allen, Texas, as the suspect in the shooting Saturday at a Walmart in the border city, more than 1000 kilometres away from his home.

Although authorities did not publicly confirm his identity or describe the precise contents of the manifesto, a document posted on the website 8chan hours before the rampage spoke about the "invasion" of Latino immigrants ...

Though the writer denied he was a white supremacist, the document says "race mixing" is destroying the nation and recommends dividing the United States into territorial enclaves determined by race.

A Twitter account that appeared to belong to Crusius was shut down Saturday evening. Tweets on the account had praised President Donald Trump and, in particular, his effort to build a wall along the US-Mexico border.

"Los Estados Unidos de América visto como un estado fallido ... Infestado por ratas conocidas como oligarcas"

Related reading ...

Christchurch massacre
Murderous Attack On Mosques in New Zealand by Oui @EuroTrib on March 15, 2019

America building the wall ...

Display:
GOOOOD MORNING AMERICA!!

Police investigate 'active shooter incident' in Dayton, Ohio

A spokesperson for the local Miami Valley Hospital confirmed to NBC News that they were treating 16 victims.

Dayton police say they are investigating an active shooter | CNN |

Global Warming - distance between America and Europe is steadily increasing.

by Oui on Sun Aug 4th, 2019 at 08:07:23 AM EST


Diversity is the key to economic and political evolution.
by Cat on Thu Aug 8th, 2019 at 02:48:19 PM EST
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FOB Saigon, Vietnam - Defending the Nation - TET offensive 1968


Authorities respond to an active shooter at a Walmart near Cielo Vista Mall in El Paso

... and all military conflicts in between!

Charles Whitman, an ex-Marine, goes on a killing spree at the University of Texas

Bush administration policy to send Iraq Army dump vehicles to police task in Homeland Security effort - how safe is your country Trump?


Ferguson Police's Show of Force Highlights Militarization of America's Cops

Demilitarizing America's Police: A Constitutional Analysis
Militarization fails to enhance police safety or reduce crime but may harm police reputation

More guns, more guns ... destroy all treaties with foreign states ... attack, attack!

Related reading ...
From the Quiet Mutiny by Oui @EuroTrib on Aug. 6, 2017
Ayaan Hirsi Ali and Geert Wilders Are Islamophobes

Global Warming - distance between America and Europe is steadily increasing.

by Oui on Sun Aug 4th, 2019 at 08:57:22 AM EST
When hate speech becomes criminal and leads to acts of terror ...

'Drug dealers, criminals, rapists': What Trump thinks of Mexicans | BBC News - Aug. 31, 2016 |

Trump used the term a "so-called judge" after the first federal ruling against his travel ban

    Trump also referred to a judge who was presiding over a fraud lawsuit against Trump University as a Mexican who would be unable to rule fairly because of Trump's proposal to build a wall along the U.S.-Mexican border.

'This is an invasion': Trump sending 5,200 troops to US-Mexico border | Sky News - Oct. 29, 2018 |

Trump Declares National Emergency Because of 'Invasion' at Border | Variety - Feb 15, 2019 |

    In a speech at the Rose Garden at the White House, Trump said, "we are talking about an invasion of our country." He cited the flow of illegal drug and human traffickers, as well as gangs, at the border.

    His speech was carried across cable news networks and the broadcast networks interrupted their programming to air much of it.

Trump Tells Mexico to Stop 'Invasion' of Migrants | US News - June 4, 2019 |

    "I've told Mexico if you don't stop this onslaught, this invasion -  people get angry when I use the word "invasion", people like Nancy Pelosi."

Trump's language about Mexican immigrants under scrutiny in wake of El Paso shooting

    The president has denied responsibility for inciting violence in American communities in the past, despite an ABC News investigation in November 2018 finding multiple criminal cases involving mostly white men where Trump's name or rhetoric was invoked in direct connection with violent acts, threats of violence or allegations of assault.


Global Warming - distance between America and Europe is steadily increasing.
by Oui on Sun Aug 4th, 2019 at 09:02:04 PM EST
Been going on for years, and years, and years ...
[Don't blame me!]

It's mental illness, that's what it is ... they are mentally disabled.

He may have a point there:

The Dark Triad: Why we love to empower Machiavellian Psychopathic Narcissists

Related reading from my diary ...

Xenophobia and Islamophobia Roots of Today's Triad of Evil
Rise of Populism Based on Terror and Islamophobia

I always understood Trump's slogan: "White America First". Part of his German ancestry ... Afd.

El Paso Shooting Suspect's Manifesto Echoes Trump's Language | NY Times | [cached]

Parts of the Manifesto From the White Supremacist El Paso Terrorist Shows Anti-Mexican, Anti-Immigrant Radicalization | Latino Rebels |

Not a hate crime, El Paso attack now considered domestic terror.

Global Warming - distance between America and Europe is steadily increasing.

by Oui on Mon Aug 5th, 2019 at 07:50:37 AM EST
The white-supremacist racist lie - The Great Replacement.

From El Paso to Christchurch, a Racist Lie Is Fueling Terrorist Attacks | The Daily Beast |

It's the meme behind the massacres.

In El Paso this week and across the globe this year, white supremacists have left manifestos referencing a racist conspiracy theory to justify slaughtering religious and ethnic minorities.

Alleged killers in Christchurch, New Zealand; Poway, California; and El Paso, Texas believed a theory that claims white people are being "replaced" by people of color through mass immigration. Conspiracy theorists often falsely claim this is a deliberate effort by any number of groups demonized on the far right: liberals, Democrats, Jews, Muslims.

It's the theory peddled by white supremacist groups seeking recruits and the torch-bearing marchers in Charlottesville two years ago. It's also a thinly disguised--and often not disguised--talking point from some conservative politicians and pundits, experts say.

White supremacy flourishes amid fears of immigration and nation's shifting demographics | SPL Intelligence Report - Feb. 2019 |

Silence in Europe is deafening - hail to Boris for joining Trump&Co to further the cause of the alt-right - Steve Bannon, Mercer billions, Koch Bros, Adelson couple, and all far-right populist leaders drumming the parade of followers.

Global Warming - distance between America and Europe is steadily increasing.

by Oui on Mon Aug 5th, 2019 at 08:08:49 AM EST
Silence fron EU Leaders on El Paso

Twitter account of Dutch PM Mark Rutte - on holiday I would guess ...

Mark Rutte @MinPres

or as the majority party leader ...

Mark Rutte - VVD

From France ...

From Belgium silence, the Flemish majority NVA seeking a coalition cabinet ...

Taking the lead, Bart De Wever (caretaker):

N-VA's Bart De Wever shares his vision of the Flemish identity in new book

More ...

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by Oui on Mon Aug 5th, 2019 at 08:41:09 AM EST
From Berlin, a German reaction ...

From London, Boris Johnson ...

No word on blaming the idiot or rhetoric about hatred for (im)migrants feeding into violence.

Previously as candidate for Tory leadership - Trump's 'go home' attack was 'totally inappropriate'.

As The World Turns ...

Stephen Barclay: Scrap 'anti-democratic' backstop or prepare for no-deal Brexit
El Paso shooting comes amid global rise in white nationalist violence | The Guardian |

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by Oui on Mon Aug 5th, 2019 at 08:43:20 AM EST
New word today: Stochastic Terrorism

Aplicable in history:

1963 The Dallas Populace

Why JFK Died in Dallas

1995 Tel Aviv - Politics Hardliner Rhetoric

The Rhetorical Legacy Of Israel's Right Wing

A British playwright ...

Poison Pen: Deadly Potions in Shakespeare's Plays

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by Oui on Mon Aug 5th, 2019 at 11:57:14 AM EST
is a pretentious turn of phrase for homicidal mania.
It appears an unpronounceable yet learned sign, of what is yet to be divined by habitual subscribers of Rolling Stone magazine. Future research and discussion of its significance will doubtless preoccupy their efforts to thwart its manifestation, ironically.

Diversity is the key to economic and political evolution.
by Cat on Thu Aug 8th, 2019 at 01:40:53 PM EST
[ Parent ]
In related DICTION CORNER news, model AP Stylebook journalists exercised approved English vocabulary.

August 1947: With the end of British colonial rule, the Indian subcontinent [sic] is divided into PREDOMINANTLY Hindu India and MAINLY Muslim Pakistan. A mass migration follows, with Hindus and Muslims moving to their country of choice, and more than a million people are killed in COMMUNAL violence.

Which may confuse amateur and expert geographers an imperial historiagraphers.


Diversity is the key to economic and political evolution.

by Cat on Thu Aug 8th, 2019 at 01:49:43 PM EST
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We must call the El Paso shooting what it is: Trump-inspired terrorism | The Guardian Opinion |

Last year, when a rabid, anti-immigrant antisemite murdered 11 people in a Pittsburgh synagogue, I called it an act of domestic terrorism inspired by the ideology of Trumpism. The shooting took place during the height of the 2018 midterm campaign when Trump was inciting fear of an immigrant "caravan" from Central America. The shooter got the message. Hours before his bloody rampage, he accused a Jewish refugee support agency of bringing "invaders in that kill our people".

Saturday in El Paso it was deja vu all over again.

Trump has launched his 2020 re-election campaign this summer by doubling down on the theme of racial and ethnic division and anti-immigrant hysteria. And as sure as the sun rises in the east, a mere month into this racially charged atmosphere, an extremist suspect fearful of Hispanics gaining political power in Texas decided to go kill as many Hispanics as possible at an El Paso Walmart. It is Trump-inspired terrorism yet again.

The president's defenders have taken great offense to the notion that any of his actions or rhetoric have contributed to what happened in El Paso, [Warning! - Fox news link] but this defense is deeply flawed.

A bully will never learn! See description Dark Triad above.

Speed up impeachment procedure and let EU leaders show some courage!



Global Warming - distance between America and Europe is steadily increasing.
by Oui on Mon Aug 5th, 2019 at 02:36:26 PM EST
From the title, I assume you're talking about San Francisco
A new map pinpointing the locations where human feces are reported to have been found in the California city since 2011 shows San Francisco has a staggering problem with the stinky stuff.

[...]

The largest concentration of complaints was in the area of Market St., where the headquarters of companies such as Twitter and Uber are located. Nearly a hundred markers also were clustered along the block that surrounds city hall.

by gk (gk (gk quattro due due sette @gmail.com)) on Mon Aug 5th, 2019 at 06:23:56 PM EST
Many municipal governments, of which voting constituents,  have been unwilling or unable to remedy meager public services, comity, and concomitant mental health reinforcement. You and I could be documenting daily misery and homicidal mania 'til kingdom come, but would be unable to disabuse some among us ("hiding in the we") that personal defects are the only barriers to one obtaining prosperity, comfort and long life unmolested.

The same have been unwilling or unable even to acknowledge that the conditions through which they commute--rural and urban--manifest pathological responsibility for and responsibility to people, other than themselves. The evidence is all around us, yet the same avert self-examination by incessant reference to morality and command of one supreme "leader" or another.

How neurotic is that?

I have never been given to hyperbole and won't resort to such rhetoric now: US Americans by and large are ill-equipped to reform indoctrinated "values" of "economic" culture that predicate 320M models of a rational self-interested actor.

Diversity is the key to economic and political evolution.

by Cat on Mon Aug 5th, 2019 at 09:26:38 PM EST
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Here is an offense to funereal rites for "survivor guilt" in US.
Here is an apology for "a didactic if factually accurate point" about US mortality.
Neil deGrasse Tyson apologizes for tweet about mass shootings: 'I got this one wrong'

Diversity is the key to economic and political evolution.
by Cat on Mon Aug 5th, 2019 at 09:48:27 PM EST
[ Parent ]
Another hour, another day, another week without fanfare.


Diversity is the key to economic and political evolution.
by Cat on Mon Aug 5th, 2019 at 11:17:26 PM EST
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I've seen this movie too many times to get all whacked-out at "American Shooter - Part MCLVI."

Nothing constructive is going to happen until after 2020 -- IF/THEN.

Believe it when I see it.


She believed in nothing; only her skepticism kept her from being an atheist. -- Jean-Paul Sartre

by ATinNM on Mon Aug 5th, 2019 at 07:00:13 PM EST
"Domestic Terrorism MAGA Inspired Episode I"

Clearly linked to anti-immigration rhetoric coming from His Masters Voice ... the great White Supremacist Leader.
RCA label Republican Conspiracy of America ... an alt-right funded group by GOP linked billionaires. The great nation across the continent from the Atlantic to the Pacific ... IS DOOMED.

Global Warming - distance between America and Europe is steadily increasing.

by Oui on Mon Aug 5th, 2019 at 08:20:12 PM EST
[ Parent ]
    England's longest-ruling monarch before Queen Victoria, King George III (1738-1820) ascended the British throne in 1760. During his 59-year reign, he pushed through a British victory in the Seven Years' War, led England's successful resistance to Revolutionary and Napoleonic France, and presided over the loss of the American Revolution. After suffering intermittent bouts of acute mental illness, he spent his last decade in a fog of insanity and blindness.

So the kid - New World - has grown up ... or has he? Raising a BIG question there ...

It's time to join the Empire once again, backtrack in decades of achievement: Peace and prosperity in the European Union.

Boris Johnson ushers in radical new era of special advisers

Onto the stage Boris Johnson and his group of Brexiteers - out at all cost, never mind those who will undoubtedly suffer.

Those damn immigrants ... it's an invasion. Trump's America going backwards a hundred years ...

Soon Trump will be a member - of the British Empire - joined by the Commonwealth ... ruling the waves.

Related reading ...

No-deal Brexit 'legally possible even after no-confidence vote'

Frank's new fp story ...

An existential crisis for the EU

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by Oui on Tue Aug 6th, 2019 at 12:53:54 PM EST
Oceania has always been at war with Eurasia with Airstrip One being at the forefront of the fighting.

She believed in nothing; only her skepticism kept her from being an atheist. -- Jean-Paul Sartre
by ATinNM on Tue Aug 6th, 2019 at 03:39:12 PM EST
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:-)

Like I mentioned, the fate of leaders: PM Boris Johnson's proud predecessor in the Admiralty:

Australian losses on the beaches of the Ottoman Empire - 1915

Churchill to Kitchener on Gallipoli preparations

Churchill famed for fighting in the Boer War and invention of "concentration" camps.

Early history of the Commonwealth, Boris - as a pupil of Churchill - comes well prepared for the job fighting in the Middle East. Just insert "Persia"  for the "Ottoman" empire.

Related reading, from the old days ...

canberra boy @EuroTrib
To Govern Australia, Be White and of Christian Belief

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by Oui on Tue Aug 6th, 2019 at 04:25:41 PM EST
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Fine Gael Youth leader attends US right-wing conference | Independent.ie |

The president of Fine Gael's youth wing has been criticised for attending a right-wing conservative youth conference in the US last week.

Young Fine Gael (YFG) president Killian Foley-Walsh, a member of Fine Gael's ruling national executive, attended the Young America's Foundation (YAF) conference in Washington DC last week along with YFG's social media officer Chloe Kennedy.

YAF's mission is to groom future conservative leaders, according to the 'New York Times', which cited far-right White House adviser Stephen Miller among its alumni. Many members are opposed to abortion and same-sex marriage.

This year's conference was addressed by US vice-­president Mike Pence and a number of conservative politicians, including former Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz and former Wisconsin governor Scott Walker.

[...]

Mr Foley-Walsh and Ms Kennedy said they attended the conference in a personal capacity and the trip was funded by themselves and the Edmund Burke Foundation ...

He said he did not support or endorse the views of Stephen Miller or those of Robert Spencer, a previous speaker at YAF, who runs a website, Jihad Watch, and has written a book 'Confessions of an Islamophobe'.

Related reading ...

New Fascist Pariah States America and Israel Lashing Out

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by Oui on Tue Aug 6th, 2019 at 09:25:07 PM EST
And Texas's predictable response is: MORE GUNS!  Det er Helt Texas.
by rifek on Wed Aug 7th, 2019 at 07:15:59 PM EST

Motorcycle backfire causes panic in Times Square as crowd mistakes sound for gunshot in NYC

There was widespread panic Tuesday night in Times Square after crowds mistook a backfiring motorcycle for gunfire and a possible mass shooting, CBS New York reports. The bike was in a large group of motorcycles traveling through the area at the time.

Social media users claimed some people screamed "shooter," sending more people stampeding in fear. Many people reported hearing the bangs, but didn't react until the crowds started screaming and running. Others didn't know what was going on and simply followed suit, confused and scared.

Trump to wounded @Toledo @DaytonOH

"You had God watching."

Global Warming - distance between America and Europe is steadily increasing.

by Oui on Wed Aug 7th, 2019 at 07:29:55 PM EST
Better late than never ...

Amnesty International issues travel advisory warning visitors of gun violence in the United States

Global Warming - distance between America and Europe is steadily increasing.

by Oui on Thu Aug 8th, 2019 at 01:41:36 PM EST
Excellent piece on Gun Violence, Domestic Terror and Military Adventure

Global Warming - distance between America and Europe is steadily increasing.
by Oui on Fri Aug 9th, 2019 at 10:19:56 AM EST
Will Democrats have the courage to follow through or will the poll numbers dictate new policy?

2020 Democrats: Trump is a white supremacist | Axios |

Why it matters ... This is a big shift from calling the president a white nationalist. Check out Merriam-Webster's definition of white supremacist: "a person who believes that the white race is inherently superior to other races and that white people should have control over people of other races."

  • Elizabeth Warren told The New York Times "without hesitation" that Trump gave white supremacists aid and comfort. "He's done the wink and a nod," she said. "He has talked about white supremacists as fine people. He's done everything he can to stir up racial conflict and hatred in this country."

  • Beto O'Rourke told MSNBC Trump made it "very clear" that he's a white supremacist.

  • Bernie Sanders told CNN's Jake Tapper over the weekend that he believes Trump is a white supremacist.

Beto O'Rourke and Elizabeth Warren call President Trump a "white supremacist" | Salon |

Salon editor ... why the quotation marks ... fact or political fiction?

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by Oui on Fri Aug 9th, 2019 at 10:42:42 AM EST

Democratic Ideologues, Populism and Identity Politics
Trump Is a Representant of the Confederacy
White Nationalists, Neo-Confederates, and Donald Trump | The Nation |

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by Oui on Fri Aug 9th, 2019 at 10:49:28 AM EST
"I have here in my hand a list...."
by rifek on Sat Aug 10th, 2019 at 11:52:55 PM EST
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The two MOST important persons of the Nation.


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by Oui on Fri Aug 9th, 2019 at 02:50:07 PM EST
Grinning Trump gives thumbs-up with baby whose parents were shot dead in El Paso terror attack

See the orphan of my husband's white supremacist attack on your community.



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by Oui on Fri Aug 9th, 2019 at 02:51:13 PM EST


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