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Who hit Kanye with that white privilege stick? The rapper / fashion maven / theologian / Kardashian arm candyman sent chills through the Twitterverse when he declared himself, somewhat elliptically, off-the-bus of the Progressive #Resistance movement and an admirer of the Golden One in the Oval Office. This came in his endorsement of YouTube blogger Candace Owen, who happens to not be down with the cause of the national victim lottery. Both Kanye and Candace have apparently crossed some boundary into a Twilight Zone of independent thought. Many probably wonder how they are able to get out of bed in the morning without instructions from Don Lemon.

Speaking as a white cis-hetero mammal, I’m not quite as dazzled by the president, but it’s a relief to see, at last, some small rebellion against the American Stasi who have turned the public arena into a giant holding pen for identity offenders — though it is but one corner of the triad-of-hysteria that also includes the Hate Russia campaign and the crusade against men. This nonsense has been going on long enough, while the country hurtles heedlessly into a long emergency of economic disarray.

Next in line after Kanye and Candace, a popular Twitter critter name of Chance the Rapper endorsed Kanye endorsing Candace, more or less, by tweeting “black people don’t have to be Democrats.” The horror this thought aroused! Slavery, these days, it turns out, has a lot of appeal — maybe not so much for laboring in the canefields under the noonday sun as for serving juleps in the DNC plantation house. It happened that Kanye’s mom was a college professor, Chance’s dad was an aide to Chicago Mayor Daley (Jr.), and later worked in Mr. Obama’s Department of Labor. Candace describes her childhood home in Stamford, CT, as “very poor,” but she rose far-and-fast out of college to become an executive on Wall Street in her twenties. What they seem to have in common is being tainted with bourgeois values, horror again!

In speaking up against the Victim Cartel, it is thought that they threaten a solidarity of narrative: that the USA (perhaps all of Western Civ) is composed of identity victims and identity oppressors. Candace, being a more conventional polemicist (i.e. not a rapper) makes the point overtly and repeatedly in her writing that all the “help” and solicitude black Americans have gotten from their overseers on the Democratic Party plantation has only made life worse for them — especially policies based on the idea that black people need lots of assistance to overcome structural racism and the legacies of slavery.

Luckily for the rest of us, the DNC has decided to put its mojo behind a lawsuit against Russia and Wikileaks for ruining the 2016 election. It’s an amazing exercise in idiocy — like, who, exactly, in Russia do they expect to subpoena for this epic showdown in court? If the suit finds a sympathetic judge who does not laugh it off — not so difficult these days — we’ll be treated to a fabulous Chinese fire drill in a three-ring circus of clowns running around in DNC dirty laundry. The party may not survive the suit. They’ve Whigged themselves into a final, fatal apoplexy of irrelevance.

I dunno about the perpetually scowling Kanye, with his periodic mood problems and spotlight-stealing antics on stage, or Chance the Rapper’s artificial hood raptures, but Candace makes the argument for the value of a common culture that might bind us together as a nation of individuals, not hostile tribes, starting with a language that everybody can understand. Of course, the whole Kanye / Candace dust-up may be forgotten by the middle of next week, and the country can go back to gaslighting itself into either a new civil war or world war three. Candace seems to have drive, guts, and stamina and there’s no sign that she’s going to shut up. Won’t some Ivy League university please invite her to speak, just to see what happens?


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  1. FallenHero April 27, 2018 at 9:57 am #

    You have done a good job ridiculing the left and its pseudo ‘resistance’ as if they were some partisan in an occupied town in ww2.

    I recently went to my old college, the state of degeneracy in young kids is absolutely insane. It is no joke that there were various ‘anti white’ posters hanging up about checking your privilege, and of course the endless ‘rape awareness’ stats about 50% of women have been raped while in college.

  2. hmuller April 27, 2018 at 9:59 am #

    If any college invites Candace to speak the Soros-funded ANTIFA crowd will go full-scale berzerker. They can’t allow someone to speak who has no concept of what it means to be a minority or a woman.

    • JohnAZ April 27, 2018 at 10:29 am #

      You have hit it on the mark. Soros and the globalists. Locally, we are being politically controlled by the two parties. In DC and internationally we are being controlled , or at least attempted to be controlled by organizations much bigger than Dems vs. GOP. The Deep State is affiliated with internationalists that want the feelings of exceptionalism in the US destroyed starting with the number one example, the GGG. We stand right square in the way of the New World Order takeover of the world and need to be destroyed. Kanye, Candace et al are Black people who have figured out what is happening and realize that Blacks are dupes for this gang of thieves in this country robbing them of their rightful place in the US culture. Americans who think that obligation to a government that promises them everything and gives them nothing is an arrow aimed at their liberty.

      • Jigplate April 27, 2018 at 1:38 pm #

        This is an extraordinarily critical moment for the Democrats. In some sense , I think they understand this , which is why they seem to be abandoning, or at least taking for granted Black support, while at the same time embracing all manner of “migrant hysteria”. To measurably improve the lives of black Americans, they actually have to do something. To improve the lives of 3rd world migrants ( and ensure a lifetime of Democratic voters) , all they have to do is open the door.

    • K-Dog April 27, 2018 at 1:31 pm #

      Candace attracts some of the same protesters Jordan Peterson does. Having them talk together could be interesting.

      twitter.com/RealCandaceO/status/987450257159077888?ref_src=twsrc%5Etfw&ref_url=http%3A%2F%2Fwww…

      Here some black lives matter racists have shown up to protest her and she hands them their asses back on a plate.

  3. bukowskisghost April 27, 2018 at 10:01 am #

    Brilliant post today Jim

  4. thenuttyneutron April 27, 2018 at 10:05 am #

    So what happens when these delicate kids run to to true adversity? I am reading about cry closets being installed on college campuses and I don’t get it. How are these precious snow flakes going to be able to land and hold down a job?

    Foreign kids with hunger and grit are going to out compete these American pussies in the future.

    • bhnj13 April 28, 2018 at 1:19 pm #

      Immigrants of all backgrounds are going to eat the American cry closet crowds lunches repeatedly throughout life.

  5. Dumbedup April 27, 2018 at 10:09 am #

    The real story of the “Resistance” is the secret recording of Steny Hoyer telling Levi Tillemann to get out of the 6th District Congressional race in Colorado. Corporatist Democrat Jason Crow has been hand selected by the DCCC for this seat.

    Isn’t this how the Nazis and the Stalinists maintained control over their respective parties? And yes, there are disappearances and murders too.

  6. Jigplate April 27, 2018 at 10:16 am #

    Through JHK’s recent C-Realm interview, I noticed a passing reference to one Jordan Peterson. Not knowing anything about him, I spent some hours watching his lectures on youtube. Peterson completely and scientifically destroys the entire anthology of SJW ideation as a slick post-modern re branding of Marxism- What I would characterize as the 21st century equivalent of Phrenology. just last night, I spoke to my youngest son ( age 24) who lives in Austin , and works for a well known tech giant. when I spoke to him about Peterson, I was surprised to find that he had heard of him. He told me that Peterson was well known in Austin tech circles, albeit approached with some nervousness, primarily because he so cogently demolishes nearly the entire leftist agenda. Perhaps because of people like Peterson ( and JHK), More of the Trump-addled intelligentsia will become more open to civil debate rather than civil war.

    • Ludwig Beck April 27, 2018 at 10:47 am #

      Yeah. Everybody has heard of Jordan Peterson. Everybody is talking about him. He has a new bestseller out. It is decent philosophy/self-help. I’ve read a couple chapters. He’s an okay writer. Nothing special. Pop-philosophy. He’s no Schopenhauer or John Gray.

      12 Rules for Life: An Antidote to Chaos

      Twelve is a good number for a title. He must be an alcoholic.

      • sprawlcapital April 27, 2018 at 12:06 pm #

        I don’t know about alcoholism, but Peterson does proclaim that he is on an anti-depressant. He truly believes that anti-depressants are effective, seemingly unaware that the science behind them is dubious.

        I greatly appreciate his attack on politically -correct gender pronouns, but he is way off base when he asserts that without a belief in a god there can be no morality.

        The basis of morality is the Golden Rule, which is nothing more than common sense. Does Peterson have common sense?

        • Janos Skorenzy April 27, 2018 at 2:05 pm #

          You’re right, but to paraphrase George Washington: Only men highly educated and strangely formed can be moral without religion.

          Now I might change his “can” to “will”. Apart from a few exceptions, his aphorism stands. And one doesn’t run a society based on exceptions and anomalies. Like the fat Senator in the movie Spartacus said, “Publicly I believe in all the gods, privately none of them”. Learn from him and humble yourself for the public good.

        • Sean Coleman April 27, 2018 at 6:00 pm #

          I agree that the science behind antidepressants is dubious. I would go as far as to say non-existent beyond the placebo effect. I would strongly recommend two excellent articles by Marcia Angell, The Epidemic of Mental Illness: Why? and The Illusions of Psychiatry (in that order).

      • K-Dog April 27, 2018 at 1:44 pm #

        12 rules 12 steps. Not alcoholism. Mandatory exposure to hockey at a young age affects one’s brain the same way as several years of chronic heavy drinking does. Even makes you talk the same way.

        ‘aye’!

        Jordan is getting his vocabulary straightened out. It is grating to hear the word ‘Marxism‘ misused as much as he does. At least he is trying to put ‘cultural‘ in front of it more often. A Canook – English dictionary would help though if he did get together with a talk with Owen she might give Peterson some better words to describe the emptiness and lack of meaning in our post modern train wreck.

    • Tate April 27, 2018 at 1:43 pm #

      Not everybody thinks JP is the shits.

      Thurs April 26, 2018, ‘The Myth of Jordan Peterson’s Integrity.’ voxday blog-spot (not able to link.)

      • K-Dog April 27, 2018 at 2:06 pm #

        I went there to help you post the link, though I don’t know what is so hard about cutting and pasting . We all do it.

        But while there I read what was written and the author somehow thinks Jordan’s views interfere with his own crackpot ideas about Jewish IQ. Anybody can be a critic. Being a good critic. That is much harder to do. All his criticism was self serving and made little sense. Rather off the wall I thought. No link from me. If it was good criticism I’d paste the link down.

        No not everybody thinks he is the shits and I see Peterson as less than perfect myself. Yet fundamentally his message is good. Clean your room is his way of putting it. Getting your shit together is the way my generation put out the same exact message.

        In times passed there was not a need to tell anyone to get responsible; to enjoy the fruits of labor one had to work. It was an obvious cause and effect situation and there was nothing to figure out. Daily life had not been abstracted so far away from the rules on which the universe operates that a guru to tell the basic facts of life was not necessary.

        • Tate April 27, 2018 at 2:44 pm #

          We have a difference of opinion. I don’t think Vox Day’s ideas about Jewish IQ are crackpot at all. Did you read everything in the article? He’s saying the Ashkenazim are not as smart on average as is commonly claimed. As far as the implication, that their attainments are indeed to a large extent due to nepotism/networking, are you seriously arguing otherwise? I have no problem with it, in fact, I think that Whites could learn a thing or two from their example.

          But as to the particulars of Vox D’s argument, I’m willing to be persuaded otherwise. In fact, just the day or two before, I read JP’s argument that Vox D is countering and it seemed reasonable enough and I really didn’t think much about it until encountering Vox D’s article. The truth may lie somewhere in the middle.

          I wouldn’t call Peterson cowardly or without integrity however. That’s too harsh; I think he does good things.

          When I wrote that I couldn’t link to the website, I meant that I cannot link to that website from this website. It’s apparently not allowed.

          • K-Dog April 27, 2018 at 3:08 pm #

            Here is your link:

            voxday.blogspot.com/2018/04/the-myth-of-jordan-petersons-integrity.html

            Tate, it should be no surprise to anyone here that I am a bit on the nerdy side and things like ‘genetics’ I am not content to know just a little bit about. I tend to dig deeper into details and since I already have the idea that the ‘Jewish Race’ has any special genetics is bat shit crazy. No other way to put it. The Jewish race is a cultural construct which is only skin deep. Genetics have nothing to do with it.

          • elysianfield April 27, 2018 at 3:15 pm #

            “As far as the implication, that their attainments are indeed to a large extent due to nepotism/networking, are you seriously arguing otherwise? ”

            Tate,
            An example I was given by a Jewish friend;

            “Suppose you are a good member in standing in your community (Synagogue). Suppose further that you want to be in a particular business…say opening a carpet and floor covering trade. It is possible that a retired member of your community, having been in that business, could be placed with you for a period of time (months, even) to teach you the ends and outs of that particular business…insuring your success.”

            ANYONE who has ever been in a particular trade will understand what being advanced on the learning curve means to success. This occurred to me when I went into business.

            The Ashkenazim may not be smarter than anyone else, but they are not stupid.

          • elysianfield April 27, 2018 at 3:29 pm #

            “The Jewish race is a cultural construct which is only skin deep. Genetics have nothing to do with it.”

            Dog,
            Nature and nurture are both a part. To say that “genetics have nothing to do with it” supposes that mating two dolts will have an even statistical chance to bring forth a genius as one only marginally gifted. Jews do not promote marriage out of the tribe…they seem to know something that perhaps you don’t? This lack of diversity brings about both cultural and genetic manifestations.

            Mate two pugs and you get babies that look like…pugs. Mate two wiener dogs, and you get puppies that are wiener dogs…and usually they have the same base personality characteristics as their parents.

            Chows are known as “biters”….

          • K-Dog April 27, 2018 at 3:49 pm #

            elysian,

            Asians of various types have also been good at helping members of their communities to get started in America by loaning money. Think Korean stores. Not paying back money looses face (in western terms is a big sin). Collateral is not needed as trust is a given.

            Some of the American born generations do not share such a commitment to responsible behavior as their elders and the worst of them have preyed on older members of their community to borrow money they won’t ever pay back from time to time. Exploiting the trust which made the system work.

            An Asian version of the story of con-men seducing widows out of their pensions or homes. I once had a small part in helping one of these younger generation find his way to prison. His case was an intersection of narratives as he was actually targeting Asian widows.

          • Tate April 27, 2018 at 3:50 pm #

            K-Dog, I stand corrected. I don’t know why it wouldn’t work for me, I tried linking twice, and hitting the Submit Comment button with the link just blew my comment away into the ether. But I have noticed that it’s happened lately with other comments I’ve tried to make so maybe something weird going on with my software.

            The term ‘race’ is contentious, but Jews do have a unique genetic endowment. The Phenome is downstream from the Genome. David Reich’s new book is giving us a new window into the cutting-edge research into this question. The ‘tabula rasa,’ or Blank Slate, is a fiction.

            I’m not going to take a chance on another direct link to voxday’s website but there’s a piece today where he posts a comment by one of his readers who claims to be an Askkenazi jew of IQ 140 who supports what he says. The post is dated April 27, 2018 by someone calling himself ‘Critical G.’ In it, he posits that many Jews suffer from something he calls ‘imposter anxiety.’ Also, he reaffirms that there is no question that Jews have markedly higher verbal IQs than all others, on average.

            EF, yep, that’s how it works.

    • Sean Coleman April 27, 2018 at 5:52 pm #

      Jigplate, I came across JP recently too. Peter Hitchens wrote a less than enthusiastic review of his latest book and I can see what he meant. However I have now watched a few of his videos and rate him highly. I think he has a very good grasp of the important matters, including science and philosophy as well as psychology (of course) and current issues such as women’s relative pay to men. He is also well read in literature, from what I have seen. And I’d put ‘very good grasp’ on a scale with the well educated and not the bulk of the rest of us these days, including those who have regular media pulpits. Having said all of this much, if not most, of what he has to say fails to hold my attention.

      What particularly endeared him to me was his glowing appraisal of Jung, which I share (or at least I do for the time being, having just got hold of Richard Webster’s Why Freud Was Wrong, which includes a chapter about Jung which I anticipate will not be much more flattering than his verdict on Freud himself). I only read Jung’s Psychological Types (and nothing else by him) for the first time last year just to see what the man himself had to say about the subject that has obsessed me for the last decade, introversion and extraversion. The book is devoted to this subject to the exclusion of everything else.

  7. Cavepainter April 27, 2018 at 10:17 am #

    Love your mention of the Stasi, likening the cracks now appearing in PC imprisonment of free thought to East German Wall coming down.

    • K-Dog April 27, 2018 at 2:14 pm #

      When the wall came down the Stazi were employing about 1% of the population to keep the rest of the population properly suppressed. Even such things as a group of octogenarian stamp collectors had to be infiltrated.

      Celebrating cracks in the PC imprisonment wall of thought may be premature. Things could get far worse before they get better and they might never get better.

  8. pequiste April 27, 2018 at 10:24 am #

    That anyone, especially JHK, can think for a moment that Kenye West’s possible positive interest in The Donald is anything but a publicity stunt is very confused. Not as confused as the current crop of SJW, gender-dysphoric, misandrist college students granted, but confused none the less.

    I would suggest that Kenye is only interested in controversy which provides astonishing mass media exposure which helps fund the lavish lifestyle he so undeservedly enjoys. Oh yeah, don’t forget he is married to the Whore of Babylon’s vicaress Kim Kardashian. :/

  9. patrickd April 27, 2018 at 10:25 am #

    I watched Candace Owens’ video, “Whose March Is It Anyways?”, and she has some excellent points, supporting her theory that US American women don’t have anything to complain about, and that no issues are presented in these marches. Recently, I looked at all the signs carried at the recent march in Augusta, Maine, and none of the signs were about actual issues of any type, except for two by native US Americans. I appreciated that Miss Owens spoke in English, clear, full sentences, so everything she said was easily understandable. She juxtaposed US American and Saudi women’s conditions, how there are no laws opposing anything that US American women want to do, while in Saudi Arabia there are all kinds of laws and cultural restraints that restrict women’s basic freedoms that we here in US America take for granted. I appreciated that, like me, she had no idea why a woman would dress herself up as a vagina and wear a “pussy hat”.

  10. Robert White April 27, 2018 at 10:41 am #

    The United States of America is rich with debt & deficit, and as the world’s biggest third world banana republic it can afford civil war and thermonuclear ‘hot World War Three to genocide everyone on the planet whilst the 1% hide out in bomb-proof underground shelters so that they don’t get lynched in the streets and hung from street lamps to decorate mainstreet USA.

    And I know Remington just declared bankruptcy, but there are still plenty of small arms manufacturers to supply the Deplorables with enough guns to genocide 99% of the USA population of ‘snowflakes’.

    The USA manifest destiny is to destroy itself from the inside out via civil war before the disease of America spreads to other parts of the world.

    USA #1-International Thug

    RW

    • elysianfield April 27, 2018 at 11:31 am #

      “The USA manifest destiny is to destroy itself”

      RW,
      Maybe…but we are taking Canada with us….

      Sorry.

      • Robert White April 27, 2018 at 12:24 pm #

        Be prepared to wrench CANADA from my cold dead hands, eh.

        RW

        • Georges1202 April 27, 2018 at 12:44 pm #

          When global warming shifts the arable land in the Midwest northward, the US will invade Canada. Possibly by 2050.

          • Robert White April 27, 2018 at 12:50 pm #

            The USA will be another province of China by 2025 when the have a margin call on USA debts.

            RW

          • elysianfield April 27, 2018 at 3:37 pm #

            Robert,
            A margin call?

            Fire up the computers, conjure up a few Trillions of digital bux and thus find peace of mind….

            Our debts are denominated in US Dollars, much to the Chinese’ chagrin.

            We may indeed be a province of China in the future…but for other reasons.

    • SpeedyBB April 27, 2018 at 6:22 pm #

      What I find tragic, and alarming, as a long-time expatriate (just marked 30 years in Southeast Asia) is the lack of awareness of such thuggishness on the part of most citizens. I first encountered this when I was involved in protests against the American aggression on Vietnam – and I was an Assistant Professor in a Cali state college, right smack dab in the middle of the ultra-conservative San Joaquin Valley.

      Having traveled as a child undoubtedly made it easier for me to accept that the “Shining City” illusion wouldn’t hold water: the Germans, the English, the Japanese, the Romans, the French – they have all entertained themselves with “shining city” myths and moments. At the expense of conquered and brutalized subject peoples.

      What amazes thinking American citizens is how after the tragedy, economic distortion and humiliation of Vietnam the USA could turn around and try the same song-and-dance all over again. With the apparently robust support of the majority of the electorate.

      Definition of insanity.

      • ozone April 28, 2018 at 1:31 pm #

        Speedy,
        A clear-eyed observation.
        A cursory look into the Vietnam “experience” gives us good reason to never trust the US government or its twisted and secrecy-shrouded motives ever again. …It’s just that the “folks” see what they want to see, hear what they want to hear and (worst of all) understand what they want to understand. Which would be, little to nothing.
        “What you don’t know can kill you”, is how the old saw *should* go.

      • Tate April 28, 2018 at 2:04 pm #

        We hear the term ‘collective memory.’ But what exactly does that mean? The fact is, people have no long-term memory of anything beyond their immediate experience. World-changing events leave no collective trace beyond the interpretations & opinions of a cognitive elite, which are then disseminated to the common people.

        This cognitive elite is the custodian of a nations’ collective memory. Nations that have accurate collective memories are patriotic ones unified by race, religion & language. Their cognitive elites are sympathetic to their nation’s long-term interests. Remarkably, the collective memories of such nations can extend back hundreds of years. Nations that are polyglot & multi-ethnic are susceptible to whatever self-interested groups decide to infiltrate & gain control of the means of persuasion and create their own novel versions of those nations’ ‘collective memories’ by replacing the old cognoscenti with their own. This is why the US never learns from its past foreign policy mistakes. If you’re under the control of ‘others’ whose self-interests may lie elsewhere, you will be in the same position as a “rented mule.”

  11. Walter B April 27, 2018 at 10:44 am #

    I have truly been blessed in my life to have been able to live and interact on a daily basis with human beings from 6 different generations. Starting with my Grandparents and those of their generation, it was clear to me that these men and women were easily the boldest, most motivated and hard working generation I have seen, They left their homelands to sail to a new world and a new life and had no hand outs or decent, much less special treatment. They worked their butts off and made better lives for themselves and their children. My Father’s generation clearly did not have to suffer the same hardships and struggles, yet they were hard working as they come and even had to sail back to their Father’s homelands or to Korea to fight America’s wars, returning to build America into the great place that is was.

    We came along and had far too much handed to us, had very little to struggle with and those of us that were raised with the work ethic and Faith that our parents and grandparents instilled in us are still able to fight against the atrophy. I have clearly noticed in my wife’s generation (she is 18 years younger than I am), my 30 year old daughter’s generation, and now in my 14 and 8 year old daughter’s generations, so many social degradations that it clearly displays the issues that are dragging us down in our society. As time has gone by, those that follow us have had more and more handed to them, have had less and less required of them, and expect to be given anything and everything they desire without putting out any effort to attain these things that it is frightening. So many have no concept of value and only are concerned if they can afford the monthly payments and hand outs from Mommy and Daddy are quite prevalent for too many of them for their entire lives.

    Now don’t get me wrong, I have worked long and hard to raise my girls as anomalies and those who go against the flow and be personally responsible. They have and are all doing well in this regard, but those around them, in far too many numbers, do not appear to be able to carry on as real adults should this someday become a necessity. Perhaps this would explain why the Nanny State is their new best friend. .

    It is good to hear of the case which our host points out as a potential backlash against the tide, but I do not think that the younger folks out there can handle a true refusal to comply with what they are told they must do by those who are in charge of their minds. Go ahead kids, prove me wrong….please.

    • volodya April 27, 2018 at 12:17 pm #

      Who is in charge of their minds?

      Corporate media really does quite the job doesn’t it? First it was ABC, CBS, NBC, by means of the boob-tube, corralling people’s values and attitudes, enforcing, or trying to enforce, group-think orthodoxy.

      Now it’s an even more pernicious version, mind-zapping social media, whose electronic tentacles reach out via devices nearly everyone carries.

      But people throughout history complained about the laxity of their youth.Even the ancient Greeks complained about it. Are today’s youth any worse?

      Er, maybe those ancient bitching Greek fuddy-duddies had a point. Greece, no matter its long history in philosophy and warfare, got crushed by an inexperienced and upstart polity. So maybe we should learn from the Greek example.

      • Walter B April 27, 2018 at 1:23 pm #

        Yes it is a common phenomenon that every generation sees degradation in the subsequent generations as time goes by, but it because it is the way it works. Once societies are established and prosperity becomes the norm, things get easier for all so the following generations no longer have to work as hard and spend more time entertaining and enjoying rather than maintaining and repairing. The apathy that is a natural byproduct of this change brings weakness and the systems eventually fail. It has happened over and over throughout mankind’s history and it is happening here and now. It is the same reason that there are no three mile tall trees on the planet for everything in this world eventually outgrows the root system which supports it at which point it falls over and dies.

      • Janos Skorenzy April 27, 2018 at 2:18 pm #

        They were easy prey for Rome after exhausting themselves in the Athens-Sparta war. We are doing much the same thing in terms of over extending ourselves abroad while our situation corrupts at home. Also the Greeks allowed in many immigrants to the detriment of their working class. There are common features to social decay found in all cultures. But this last is a White specialty. The Chinese never do it, no matter how degenerate their dynasties become.

        • SpeedyBB April 27, 2018 at 6:28 pm #

          You’re on the money there. The Chinese certainly understand the importance of a degree of cultural integration (if not uniformity) and the danger of opening the borders to hostile aliens with opposing value systems (yes, I’m looking again at Islam).

          Like the Jews, they even extend this to anyone with Chinese blood in any part of the world. Even if that individual feels more Brazilian or Canadian or British than Chinese.

    • Sean Coleman April 27, 2018 at 6:14 pm #

      Walter B, I agree with your assessment of the older generations. I came across this fascinating video a few months ago:

      youtube.com/watch?v=0FE30a4J38Q

      (1929 – Interviews With Elderly People Throughout The US.)

      Some clown in the comments says that, sadly, all of these people must have been racists. One is struck by how well-spoken they are and how ordinary they are. Gaelic speakers I used to hear on the radio here in Ireland up to about twenty years ago used to complain about the younger generation, ‘Níl an nádúr acu’ (they don’t have ‘the nature’), meaning that they were quite unlike those who came before them. As for Americans speaking particularly well, I have amazed people here with this opinion. After all, ‘everyone knows’ that Americans, apart from being ignorant and bigoted, are careless speakers.

  12. volodya April 27, 2018 at 11:17 am #

    The Democratic Party is author to an impressive collection of idiocies, not least this preposterous law-suit. I wonder if they’ve taken leave of their senses, if they’ve forgotten that in 2020 there’s another run at the presidency.

    Democratic Party supporters spare no effort in hurling invective at Republicans and especially Trumpistas. But I wonder about the mental capacity of Democratic Party loyalists and their talent for self-deception and their willingness to suspend dis-belief.

    Do Blacks and Hispanics seriously believe that the Democratic Party – as personified by Globalist Bill and his coat-tail riding wife Oligarch Cock-Holster Hillary – are for them? Seriously?

    • Walter B April 27, 2018 at 11:27 am #

      And who exactly will they put up as their “candidate” next time? Hillary again? Are there any others that will even be allowed to ask for a shot now that the She Devil owns the DNC? How do people still put up with such treachery? The same goes for the Republicans does it not? What have they got to offer besides nothing? I cannot wait to see the next National Joke that we are presented with two years from now. Maybe if we are lucky, something will happen to save us from the insult.

      • volodya April 27, 2018 at 11:34 am #

        WB, of course you’re right, the Right blew its wad with the massive tax cut package for the rich. What are they all about now? Oops I forgot, entitlement – cough – “reform”. Yes, yes, it’s ALL about fiscal probity, financial sustainability. And if you can believe that, then you can believe that I can make you Emperor of Antarctica.

        What it’s REALLY about is having a desperate workforce willing to work for peanuts. No more than that.

        Why did Paul Ryan quit? I don’t get it. What about his program of entitlement elimination, er, reform? A lot of damage still to be done. Gotta get to it.

        • capt spaulding April 27, 2018 at 12:28 pm #

          Why shame on you volodya, you know as well as I do that the “job creators” (remember them?), deserve all of those tax breaks so they can continue to stir the economic pot, and enrich the lives of the American people. Only a curmudgeon would begrudge them their due after the financial events of 2008. Why some of those executives had to wait for their bonuses while the government stopped to take a dump on the public. Nobody ever saw fit to ask why anybody was getting a bonus for anything after our little financial debacle. Anybody who actually believes that either party gives a damn about the people deserves every ugly thing that gets shoved up their kiester. While the left & the right continue to flay each other alive, that little 5% group just keeps raking the money in. But hey, nobody ever accused us of being smart, right? “In a Democracy, you get the government you deserve.

          • Walter B April 27, 2018 at 12:33 pm #

            Yes, three cheers for the Trickle Down Effect, I mean who doesn’t enjoy the warm yellow stream being showered down upon our heads as we kneel before our Mighty Masters in humble respect. Damn we are fortunate to be allowed to live, no?

        • MontanaMan April 27, 2018 at 3:31 pm #

          So the Trump Tax Cuts didn’t help you. Pity. They did us and all our friends. And many millions more. I take it you made under
          $50 grand.

          • elysianfield April 27, 2018 at 3:43 pm #

            ” I take it you made under
            $50 grand.”

            …Uh, yeah…but I’ve been retired for 32 years….

            Money does not bring respect on this site….

            In my case, apparently, neither does a lack of it….

          • Walter B April 27, 2018 at 4:27 pm #

            No it does not eltsianfield, nor should it. Historically speaking those who make the most “money” have been criminals, tyrants, and the habitually greedy that take it from those that earn it legally or otherwise. Of course there are many that thrive by their own value and the value that they provide to society, but respect is one thing that cash, assets or income cannot buy not matter who says what to the contrary. A man is the man that picks up the other end of the fallen tree and helps you clear the road ahead of you, not the one who pays a displaced foreign national a dollar and a ham sandwich to do it for him. I did my working, saving, and chipmunking during the 45 years that the getting was good and I could afford the income taxes. All that the Trump tax program did for me was to lover my exemptions and deductions from $28K to $24K next year. I will have no problem limiting my taxable income to fit the new lower standard, so I do not see how the new deal was a better deal for low income people.

            The income tax laws are simple and always have been. People that are hit hard by them choose to do it to themselves whether they admit it or not. Property taxes, now they are truly unfair and evil for you are still required to pay them even if you have NO income at all. Taxation without representation is alive and well. It is a shame that the Founding Fathers are not.

          • Tate April 27, 2018 at 5:03 pm #

            My brother has a sub-S corp. He was not helped by it. I don’t think many running pass-throughs were helped. That’s largely a myth, I think.

            The Tax Cuts did help the mega-wealthy who have a lot of wealth in stock investments in C corps. Again, hearsay. I haven’t really followed tax legislation the last few years since we have little income due to ZIRP. Of all the things that Trump promised, why such an emphasis on “tax reform.” I think we know the answer.

          • Billy Hill April 28, 2018 at 7:56 am #

            I own an S-Corp. The tax cut impacted my “take home” amount. As for the accounting at tax time next year we shall see. But I assure all that any tax relief is welcome. Enough of it and I would swiftly hire someone young — which is easier said than done tax cut or not. Admittedly, taxes are a subset of the empirical fiction known as money, but to dismiss the possibility of a “trickle-down” effect (also known as economic growth) is just plain wrong in the real world.

        • BuckP April 27, 2018 at 4:11 pm #

          Conservatives or Ayn Rand disciples like Ryan are always looking to eliminate entitlements for the working man while at the same fiercely protecting and enabling government welfare for transnational corporations and the 1%ers.
          A Republican friend of mine from the heartland of America who was a small business owner, through no fault of his own requires dialysis several times a week. Without Medicare his out of pocket costs would be $50,000 a month. In retirement,that would eat up the ole 401K and nest egg pretty fast no matter how smart or thrifty you happen to be!

          Heck, Ryan and his ilk don’t even want you to be able to buy health insurance if you have a pre-existing condition. What Darwinists! To them the USA must resemble a jungle where it is survival of the fittest. Just don’t get maimed by a drunk driver or incur a horrific disease.
          They say there isn’t enough money to guarantee a safety net for the average Joe American or even infrastructure or clean water!
          Let’s see!
          TBTF banks worldwide were handed free of charge 29 trillion dollars from the Fed’s printing press after the 2008 financial crisis when 8 trillion dollars would have paid off every mortage in America.
          Per Dr. Mark Skidmore, 21 trillion dollars of dark money passed through the DOD and HUD as undocumented adjustments. With 60 govermnet agencies, who knows how much dark money was created (50 trillion dollars?)
          6 trillion dollars were squandered after the 9/11 false flag in Irag and Afghanistan and the War on Terror.
          Tell me again that there isn’t enough money.
          It’s a good life in the ole USA, just don’t weaken!

      • K-Dog April 27, 2018 at 2:30 pm #

        They did a good job foisting Obama on the nation from nowhere so figure they think they can do it again just as easy. A bit of mass media attention and America can be made to feel like a total stranger is from their own home town. Not a problem at all in a nation with such mutable, or lack of values. I wish I could say it ain’t so but it is.

        As our choices are made by emotion and not logic it does not take much. Just saying the right words is all an American pied piper has to do.

        I remember myself asking this question about Obama.

        Who is this guy, where does he come from, what is he all about. I was asking these questions and I was feeling very lonely at the time. All anybody else needed was to be convinced that everybody else liked him and then they jumped on the bandwagon so as not to be left out. Basic psychology and not hard to do at all. Any motivational speaker can pull the same trick. Easier than training a dog.

        They will find a candidate. America and Alzheimer’s. We have a short term memory problem. Did you forget?

        • Walter B April 27, 2018 at 3:00 pm #

          Oh you are right Dog, no doubt. Heck, we still don’t know squat about Barry0O do we? But I swear, if they try to hoist the Old Hag upon us once more time I may seriously consider disemboweling myself of You Tube! What I would really like to see would be for them to run Ray Mabus next time….

          nostradamuspredictions.org/nostradamus-antichrist-suspect-ray-mabus

          That way, the Nostradamus triumvirate of

          PAU NAY LORON = NAPAULON ROY

          Hister for Hitler

          and Mabus for Mabus

          Can be fulfilled. In the least it would open sone eyes, don’t you think?

          And BTW, Americans do not have a short term memory problem, they just do not have any memories at all!

        • SpeedyBB April 29, 2018 at 12:38 am #

          K-Dog, I suspect that many citizens had a similar response to the popped-up-out-of-nowhere Obama, but kept quiet about it for fear of being labeled ‘racist’ (whatever that means these days – I’ve been called a ‘Nazi’ which has also had its meaning diluted infinitely).

          The executive Presidency of Tricky Dick Nixon, complete with Ruritanian-guard uniforms surrounding him, may have unnerved the competing power-holders to such an extent that every chief executive afterwards (with the awkward exception of poor Jimmy Carter) has been a placeholder. The genial, familiar, beloved lights-are-on-but-no-one-home Reagan and all that followed, right up to ‘dry-drunk’ Dubya and Mr. ‘O’. Know what I call them?

          ‘Master of Ceremonies.’ Gore Vidal put it very well: ‘The American presidency has become a ceremonial position, something like that of the Queen of England’.

          Someone apparently neglected to inform Prez ManBaby of this expectation. He is actually attempting to wield power (in the same wonky manner he assembled his ‘real estate empire’). Now, step by step, he is being housebroken, and the charming performance with Macron may well signal a nice pleasing new phase of ‘Master of Ceremonies’. If someone can hold down the ‘Mute’ button on the Twitter, that is.

      • abbybwood April 29, 2018 at 9:57 pm #

        It will be Kamala Harris, Barack Hussein Soretoro Obama in a smart pantsuit who looks real purdy in her pearls.

        The DNC wants to break that “glass ceiling” and Kamala is being groomed to do just that.

    • Walter B April 28, 2018 at 6:40 pm #

      The other place I go to for venting had a thread in which someone asked why the Democrats always seem to put forth batshit crazy candidates. I responded thusly…

      “People tend to forget that Democrats, National Socialist Democrats (Nazis), and Communists always “elect” evil rulers because the system that they are called on to implement requires harsh rule and murder as a means to an end to control oppressed populations. The beat down that is so imposed with these tyrannical forms of government compels the ruling class to fear for their very lives at the hands of the crowd. Only bat shit crazy leaders assume the reins of power under such circumstances.”

      No I mean no disrespect to our true Democrat friends here such as our host, for just like him, I was also once registered in the Democrat party. But times have changed even as Jim clearly points out and progressive if not Communists have taken the party over. And of course the Republicans are no better are they, even if they do kiss you before they screw you.

  13. volodya April 27, 2018 at 11:40 am #

    Elysianfield, Canada and a lot of other places too. What “globalists” managed to do is to remove firewalls to financial and economic contagion. What their open-borders agenda managed to do, besides plunge massive numbers of people into penury, is to remove firewalls to political instability and contagion of the microbial sort.

    The US has got a diminishing percentage of the world-wide GDP but its capacity to make mayhem via Wall Street and its oligarch class is still huge.

  14. Tate April 27, 2018 at 12:04 pm #

    It may be premature to suggest this but I’m going to put forward the unpopular notion that our President has as much title to the next Nobel Peace Prize as any other claimant in recent memory. The Nobel committee would more likely award the prize to Kim & Moon but who really was the motive force behind this historic development?

    Watching new outbreaks of Trump Derangement Syndrome would be epic…

    h/t Vox Day

    • Georges1202 April 27, 2018 at 12:58 pm #

      Well, they gave it to Kissinger – never underestimate the extent of Scandinavian wit.

      Of course handing it to that pompous ass would be a new low. Always looking for new lows we are in this jolly time.

      • JMR April 27, 2018 at 1:08 pm #

        Not any lower than handing it to Obama before he ever did anything, and then he proceeded to be at war every day of his presidency, meaning he should have been the last person on earth to receive a peace prize. What a joke.

        So North and South Korea are in talks to end the Korean war after 60+ years. And this is the first time in history that a N Korean leader has set foot on S Korean soil. Is it just coincidence that it happened on Trump’s watch or did he do something to spur on these negotiations? I would argue the latter since there have been many many unsuccessful attempts to do just that over the past 7 decades.

        • Georges1202 April 27, 2018 at 1:49 pm #

          Because that arch-shithead keeps a seat warm @1600 Penn. he now gets credit for every development on his ‘watch’ Unreal that anyone would think this.

          His brinksmanship and adolescent rants probably woke up the Koreans that they are dealing with an unprecedented fucking fool here.

          • JMR April 27, 2018 at 2:02 pm #

            And if it had happened while Obama was keeping the seat warm it would have been hailed as the next coming. The media would be tripping over itself to praise his brilliance. But the bomber in chief just wasn’t all that it turns out.

            Did you ever think that Trump’s methods, his behavior, etc. are all calculated to bring about the desired results? I don’t see how you can think it’s just a coincidence after 60-some years of completely failed diplomacy on the part of the US.

          • Janos Skorenzy April 27, 2018 at 2:21 pm #

            Bingo. His Negro Worship is on display.

          • Janos Skorenzy April 27, 2018 at 2:23 pm #

            And let’s say Trump is a bit crazy – maybe it’s the same kind of crazy as Kim. In other words, someone he can understand. Acting all polite and civilized just confuses him and brings out his worst. But bluster and threats – that he can work with.

    • K-Dog April 27, 2018 at 2:35 pm #

      The peace prize originally sponsored by the inventor of dynamite. I’d give it back but for the money that comes with it. But that’s a thought not worth having. I’m just a dog and that is all I will ever be.

      • Walter B April 27, 2018 at 3:12 pm #

        I cannot help to wonder if there is a back door meaning to the “Peace Prize” and that being a covert assertion that peace can only be achieved by humankind once we are ALL dead. Hard to argue that point, isn’t it?

  15. akmofo April 27, 2018 at 12:18 pm #

    It’s very easy to put an end to it all:

    STOP WATCHING LISTING AND READING THAT SHIT !!

    More and more people are realizing this because CNN and the NYTimes have now practically ZERO viewership.

  16. Opie April 27, 2018 at 12:19 pm #

    Candace Owen, just discovered her myself this past week.It’s individuals such as her the keeps my cynical outlook on humanity in check.Thanks James for spreading the word.

    • Janos Skorenzy April 27, 2018 at 2:27 pm #

      Please post any hatred that she expresses about Whites. Or any favoritism of Blacks (since favoring one’s own race is forbidden to Whites).

      Let’s not fall in to Negro Worship here. That’s what created this mess to begin with. The White inferiority complex created a grotesque and fatuous Black superiority complex that covers up their far more rational (based on reality) inferiority complex. And the White inferiority complex covers up the Liberal superiority complex which they express with overt savagery against Whites who aren’t part of the Cult.

      • K-Dog April 27, 2018 at 2:40 pm #

        Janos. If she expresses any hatred about whites it is on you to bring it to us not the other way around. What’s up with you? Not all of us are paid to be here you know. You can’t just go making demands like that as if we were all paid employees here. Only some avatars are, not all of them! Ask nice and remember you are not the boss of me. I don’t have one.

        • Janos Skorenzy April 27, 2018 at 4:59 pm #

          I wasn’t talking to you. And again with the slander, eh? Get lost.

  17. Cavepainter April 27, 2018 at 1:03 pm #

    So the question: What is to be done about the couple of generations that are essentially feral for lack of healthy parenting?

    • Walter B April 27, 2018 at 1:10 pm #

      Natural Selection?

    • Tate April 27, 2018 at 3:09 pm #

      I’ve often asked that question to myself. A child is basically set in his ways by kindergarten age. Beyond that, it takes some serious head-knocking to reform a body.

      • Walter B April 27, 2018 at 3:15 pm #

        Fear is the best motivator. Remove fear and the last step off of the cliff is no different than stepping off of a curb into the street. A lack of fear emboldens those that have no business being bold.

        • Tate April 28, 2018 at 9:40 pm #

          I think love is the best motivator, and next comes fear. But regardless, fear & love working in tandem, an inseparable union, that is the best motivator.

          We fear the opinions of those we love is what I mean, and will do anything to live up to their expectations. If love is not first present, then almost no amount of fear will do until that point where a body is truly fearful of his own life. In that respect, you’re correct.

          • Walter B April 29, 2018 at 5:49 pm #

            No doubt that love is the BEST motivator, but I think my point would be better served had I suggested that fear was the MOST EFFECTIVE motivator for it makes even those that know not love move quickly in a direction away from the fear. I love the discussions we have here, it is so much more rewarding than most of the in person listen to’s that I am able to get. Thank you.

          • Tate April 29, 2018 at 6:57 pm #

            Thank you. Very true.

        • SpeedyBB April 29, 2018 at 12:50 am #

          What a tragic truth that is, Walter B. Don’t think the totalitarians miss out there: fear is their Number One Tool (Islam / China / Deep State / Korea / Cuba / Venezuela / South Africa etc etc).

          Liberal parliamentary democracy only seems to function normally in tiny rich enclaves: Norway comes to mind. Also Switzerland (though it may be fraying).

    • Cavepainter April 27, 2018 at 9:23 pm #

      Oh, I forgot, they go into the NFL or to jail, or both, or they are drafted into the NFL from jail, or they are recruited onto college football programs to disgrace the intention of education only to go back into jail.

  18. Ludwig Beck April 27, 2018 at 1:17 pm #

    Women Marching In America Again? What a JOKE.

    Not bad.

    Jim should consider launching a YouTube channel with big yellow subtitles to reach those who could benefit from Clusterfuck Nation but have trouble with the spoken word and a short attention span.

    I’m trying to gauge the long-term impact Owens might have. She may end up influencing whites more than blacks. And if her popularity grows so will the pushback. How can she reach a larger audience? Teaming her up with Ann Coulter for a TV show seems a little off for some reason.

    For now though I would gladly listen to that all day rather than be subjected to a minute of Rachel Maddow or Don Lemon.

  19. mow April 27, 2018 at 1:28 pm #

    Owens finally picked up a newspaper and read Thomas Sowells’ theories .

    • 100th Avatar April 27, 2018 at 1:59 pm #

      Sowell’s best quote involves bureaucrats

      • K-Dog April 27, 2018 at 3:25 pm #

        “Congress does the spending, and there is no amount of money that Congress cannot outspend.”

  20. Janos Skorenzy April 27, 2018 at 1:30 pm #

    A chilling silence of Disapproval rules the Commentariat. Never in all my years of commenting (an Age in Internet time) have I seen the count so low at this time of day. Blacks MUST hate Whites because Whites hate themselves. Then the “good” Whites can bow low to the sacred cow of Blackness – and offer up other Whites as sacrifices to them. Thus justified, they can feel great about themselves and excoriate all other Whites with a clean conscience. See how the psychological dynamic works? Just yesterday, a young college quarterback at the NFL draft was offered up for some racist tweets he made in high school. (Are the Black draftees examined with such a fine tooth comb?)

    If Blacks reject their special retard status, the whole system falls apart. Candace said to a room of such special retards, You’ve never been slaves. You never experienced any of that. Yet you’ve chosen to identify as victims. That different than being a victor.

    Good words. She’s taking up Bill Cosby’s old mantle. Of course she may well hate Whites just as much as he did, I don’t know. She believes in much of the narrative of course and has benefited from affirmative action. She just wants other Blacks to benefit too.

    • K-Dog April 27, 2018 at 2:48 pm #

      I’m taking the day off and I slept in or I’d have more comments for you. All I’ve done today is start at the top and work down. Perhaps more later but I don’t know. It is a day off and I’ve things to do.

      • Janos Skorenzy April 27, 2018 at 5:11 pm #

        Bring it. I will eviscerate you.

    • Sean Coleman April 27, 2018 at 6:26 pm #

      Here is an amusing and very short video (3 mins) showing the calibre of some of Cosby’s ‘victims’. (Bill Cosby’s Yo Ho Ho)

      youtube.com/watch?v=3xGQbXMUPWk

      “He’s as powerful, or more powerful, than God.” (This might explain how he was seen at an airport at the same time as he was somewhere else.)

      Where did I hear something similar before? Why, Jimmy Savile, the worst paedophile in British history, according to the police and the children’s charities after his death. Well two academics have just published a paper. “The implications… are potentially profound, casting doubt on the origins and details of the Savile scandal.” This translates into layman’s terms thus: “It’s all a load of rubbish.” A point I was making when it was neither profitable nor popular. There is a backlash of course, with calls for one of the authors (Mark Smith) to be kicked out of his job for not believing the victims.

      • Sean Coleman April 27, 2018 at 6:37 pm #

        Does anyone here know if Cosby used to have a running joke in his stand-up routine about drugging girls to have sex? The late Leon Brittan was accused of the usual crimes, on the strength (it is my personal belief) of his repulsive Spittin’ Image puppet (this was once a popular satirical political puppet show). Cliff Richard remained single and celibate and was therefore ‘weird’ (the BBC were on hand to film the raid on his house, the singer watching the footage in amazement from Portugal.) And so on, and so forth. Two things about those who make these crude allegations: (1) they lie easily but badly and (2) they have no imagination.

      • Janos Skorenzy April 29, 2018 at 5:01 pm #

        If a coin comes up heads five times in a row, what does that say about the next toss? Nothing. The odds are still fifty/fifty. Similarly, even if Saville was innocent, it says nothing about this case.

  21. 100th Avatar April 27, 2018 at 1:58 pm #

    Funny. How post election, Soros had no more use of BLM and police shootings of blacks. Their music coopted and sold. Their clothes.
    Their style. Their innate appreciation of quality as Pirsig documented repackaged as cool.
    Bought and sold out by Soros.
    No need for them now.
    Used again by the slave traders

  22. Therian April 27, 2018 at 2:03 pm #

    Sorry, Jim, but I seldom ever see Kanye and Candace on CNN’s main Internet page. So I just find it rather incredible that they dominate leftist rhetoric to a huge extent given that CNN is a dominant-left news outlet. Your CFN entry this week tries to make it seem that Kanye and Candace dominate newsworthy leftist rhetoric. I just don’t believe that they do.

  23. Therian April 27, 2018 at 2:11 pm #

    I’d like to add to my previous post by saying that the mecca of leftist rhetoric is the Democratic-heavy representatives of the state of California. California’s recent rent hyperinflation yet increasing wealth divide show that Democrats can be as greedy or greedier as Republicans. Since Republicans profess to be a party of the average Joe, it is ironic that California would punish that average Joe with rent inflations over 100% in the last 5 years despite “official” national inflation rates average under 2% for the last 5 years.

  24. sprawlcapital April 27, 2018 at 2:16 pm #

    . . . Candace makes the argument for the value of a common culture that might bind us together as a nation of individuals, not hostile tribes, . . .
    ================================================
    Who can deny that the era of slavery, Jim Crow, and lynching was deplorable? That does not justify behavior we are seeing today.

    My wife has been substitute teaching recently in the Des Moines Public Schools. One element of a common culture would be universal respect shown in the classroom for teachers. Too often, my wife finds, that respect is lacking. (I’m trying to state the problem politely.)

    Keep up the good work, Candace!

    • Janos Skorenzy April 27, 2018 at 4:35 pm #

      All great Americans (like Jefferson and Lincoln) agreed that Blacks must be kept as 2nd class citizens unless and until they could be sent out of America – away from all danger of mixture as Jefferson put it. And that means no right to vote of course.

  25. FincaInTheMountains April 27, 2018 at 2:45 pm #

    Trump Ends Korean War

    The origins of the current tension on the Korean peninsula were laid in 1945, when the Second World War ended.

    Until 1945, Korea was a colony of Japan, its governor-general. The defeat by the Soviet Red Army of the Japanese Kwantung Army led to the liberation of North Korea in August 1945. Under an agreement between the allies of the anti-Hitler coalition on Korea, two “temporary” zones were defined for accepting the surrender of the Japanese army: the Soviet one – north of the 38th parallel and the American one – to the south of it.

    In September 1945, US troops without firing a shot landed in the south of the country. Stalin proved true to his agreements with Roosevelt in Yalta.

    The division was completely unfair – the entire industry and mineral deposits remained in the North (including coal and rare-earth minerals, absolutely crucial today for electronic industry!!! ), in the South practically nothing.

    This situation did not satisfy the BOTH sides.

    The leader of North Korea for a long time tried to persuade Stalin to solve the problem of unification by military means, Stalin, still hoping to mend the relationship with the West, did not agree for two years, but then in 1950 he gave the go ahead to the Norks.

    On June 25, 1950 North Korean troops suddenly, without a declaration of war, in 5-6 directions pushed south. Within 2 days, Seoul was taken. In the course of two months the whole of South Korea, with the exception of the Pusan bridgehead in the south – 100 X 500 km – was taken.

    youtube.com/watch?v=2coRw1SUfxM

    US appealed to UN Security Council for the permission to wage war against N. Korea, China in this vote was represented by Taiwan, USSR did not participated in the vote for some mysterious reasons, still unknown.

    American Army landed on the Pusan bridgehead and within two months made a push to the north, taking Pyongyang.

    Stalin appealed to China with a request to send the infantry and he himself sent the air force – Soviet aces just hardened in the battles with Hitler’s Luftwaffe. (similar to today situation in Syria, but Iran now plays the role of China)

    About 800,000 Chinese soldiers armed with Soviet weapons lend-leased to China (China paid the loan in full) rushed to the aid of North Koreans.

    In the air battles Soviet pilots showed an advantage over the American 1 to 3 – on 1 downed Russian plane there were 3 downed American planes.

    They again took Seoul, throwing the Americans below the 38 parallel.

    In the course of the next 2 years there was a tug of war and after the death of Stalin in 1953 a truce was signed.

    Americans used napalm (more than in Vietnam), bombs with insects infected with plague and smallpox, and at the very end bombed dams in the North Korea causing a famine.

    Americans casualties are estimated between 100,000 and 150,000; overall over 2 million casualties, mostly civilians.

    In 1960, the first democratic elections were held in South Korea. The democratically elected government immediately took up its favorite business in the half-ruined and starved country – corruption, property theft, and privatization.

    The people were so furious that they demanded an army to take power into their own hands…

  26. homesteader April 27, 2018 at 3:13 pm #

    Chance later apologized, saying “I’d never support anyone who has made a career out of hatred, racism and discrimination.”

  27. FincaInTheMountains April 27, 2018 at 3:46 pm #

    Trump Ends Korean War – Dictatorship of development

    April 1960 – May 1961: the first democratic regime in South Korea as the year of “chaos, corruption and economic collapse”

    On the morning of May 17, 1961, residents of the South Korean capital found tanks on the streets. In the country there was a coup d’etat (the “military revolution”), led by General Park Chung-hee. For most, this was not a surprise – the coup had been in waiting for several weeks. In April 1960, mass demonstrations led to the fall of the regime of the old dictator Syngman Rhee. However, the Koreans, who were expecting the golden age of democracy, soon became disappointed. Even today, most contemporaries of those events recall the democratic “Second Republic” (April 1960 – May 1961) as a year of chaos, corruption and economic collapse. Therefore, the decision of the army to intervene in politics was welcomed by many. The army symbolized order. The first democratic regime in South Korea lasted one year and one month.

    There was an important difference between the authoritarian regime of Syngman Rhee, overthrown in April 1960, and the authoritarian regime of Pak Jong-hee (and his successor Chon Doo-hwan). Syngman Rhee in the economy understood little and did not take it seriously, believing that maintaining the right ideological mood in society is more important than solving boring economic tasks. Pak Jong-hee and his entourage clearly understood that the fate of their regime and country depends primarily on whether they manage to get South Korea out of an economic impasse.

    The path taken by the military regime closely corresponds to the nature of Pak Jong-hee. The future South Korean dictator was born into a poor peasant family with many children. Korea was then under the rule of Japan, which did not stop the talented and hard-working youth from entering the pedagogical school and getting a scholarship there. After graduating from the course, he worked as a teacher for several years, after which he entered the military academy of the army of the Japanese puppet state Manchukuo (circumstance, which his ill-wishers are still eagerly recalling). Upon completion of his studies, the young prospective officer was sent to the Higher Military Academy of Japan. The third in his class, Park Jung He received a post in the Manchukuo army and served there until the end of World War II. After the restoration of Korea’s independence in 1945, the future dictator joined the Communist underground, but, disappointed, actively joined the “fight against the communist contagion” and gradually became one of the most popular officers in the South Korean army.

    The economic situation of South Korea in the early 1960s was disastrous. At the time of the partition of the country in 1945, virtually all industry and energy were concentrated in the North. South Korea in terms of GDP per capita lagged behind not only Mexico and Nigeria, but even Papua New Guinea. There were no natural resources in the country, except for small deposits of low-quality coal, whose miming was stopped for non-profitability. In the spring, the peasants were undernourished, electricity was supplied irregularly even in Seoul, there were no apartment buildings above three floors in the country.

    Before the new regime there was, it would seem an insoluble task – “to arrange everything out of nothing”. And it was solved: during the reign of Pak Jong-hee (1961-1979), the annual GDP growth was 9-10%, occasionally rose to 12-14% and never fell below 5%. South Korea has evolved from a developing to a developed country.

    The methods of Pak and his circle were not entirely original. Influence on Korean authoritarian modernizers had a well-known Japanese experience. Similar processes unfolded in the 1960-1970s in Taiwan, in Singapore. After 1980, this model, which is called the dictatorship of development, was copied by ex-communist regimes of China and Vietnam.

    The chosen Pak Jung-Hee strategy was limited to the creation of an export-oriented economy. From abroad, raw materials and semi-finished products were imported, they were processed, and finished products were exported. In the absence of natural resources, there was no alternative. The only thing that could be bet on was people willing to work conscientiously for pennies. Fortunately, there were enough such people – the peoples of East Asia always distinguished the highest labor culture.

    Characteristically, the wages of Korean workers in assembly plants that produced electronics in the 1960s were 10 times lower than the American, and productivity – 2.5 times higher.

    • SpeedyBB April 29, 2018 at 1:17 am #

      Finca, thank you for that ‘alternative history’ of the Korean ‘police action’ (what a charming evasion for a war). It contains many points that I never read about.

      It is also worth mentioning that General ‘Dugout’ Douglas MacArthur wanted to lay a ‘cordon sanitaire’ of atomic detonations along the China / Korea border but this got nixed by a wary President Truman. MacArthur did however frequently send a lone B-29 cruising above Chinese forces just to remind them of what kind of surprise package they might expect at any moment.

      When Mao Tse-Tung was apprised of this he brushed it off. ‘Just another weapon – a bigger one but that’s all.’ At which point his generals arranged for him to be physically present at an atmospheric detonation of a modest nuke; once he experienced first-hand what that felt like, the Great Murderer changed his tune hurriedly.

      Truman (who often referred to the headline-hog General MacArthur as ‘His Majesty’) also ixnayed a surprise nuclear attack on the USSR in the early 1950s. ‘Operation Trojan’ was to have been justified as ‘Preventative War’ – war to prevent war and hello there Mr. Orwell’s ghost. Frightened beyond belief at the way the Soviets built and fired a fission device the US Military was keen to stop them from getting a ‘Super’. Too late, Jake, bring the rake.

      I’ve been looking for the Curtis LeMay effort on the web but without success. I’m not even sure it was ‘Operation Trojan’ as I was only about 13 at the time. Air Force brat (SAC).

  28. DrGonzo April 27, 2018 at 4:10 pm #

    It’s a sign of how irrelevant JHK’s posts have become that I don’t even know who “Kanye” and “Don Lemon” and “Candace” are, and I don’t much care. I have a real job and a real family and a creative life (music, writing) that consumes too much of my attention, I guess, to obsess over the popular culture microagressions that seem to tie Kunstler’s shorts into a knot. I think he needs to turn off cable tee-vee and write about community-building topics.

    • Ol' Scratch April 27, 2018 at 5:59 pm #

      Heard of Kanye by way of his bubble-butt wife, but have no idea who the other two are.

    • The Articulate Infant April 28, 2018 at 6:04 am #

      Irrelevant indeed Doc, I suppose that’s why you keep reading it and commenting here. Go back to your family and creative life.

      • DrGonzo April 28, 2018 at 10:46 am #

        I keep hoping JHK will get back to his original themes of our unsustainable auto-dependent culture, our dead-end suburban sprawl development, the coming peak oil cliff, and our failure to invest in more compact, walkable, bikeable, transit-friendly, liveable communities.

        But I keep being disappointed. James is increasingly obsessed with uppity black people, youngsters who don’t dress like him, our nation’s tiny percentage of transsexuals, and the Deep State Conspiracy hiding behind every FBI tree and under every TSA bed. I might as well just read my Uncle Leo’s Facebook posts.

        I guess you’re right, I should probably give up visiting CF Nation, vainly hoping for something better. At least this site now appears to provide meaning to life for people like Uber-racist Janos who delight in posting 20, 30, 50 posts twice a week. For that, I guess, we can be thankful.

        • daveed April 28, 2018 at 5:19 pm #

          “I guess you’re right, I should probably give up visiting CF Nation, vainly hoping for something better. At least this site now appears to provide meaning to life for people like Uber-racist Janos who delight in posting 20, 30, 50 posts twice a week. For that, I guess, we can be thankful.”

          I am of the same mind. As much as I enjoy JHK’s writing, I really could not care less about the habits of the folks mentioned in his dispatch (whoever they are). And the rest of your post is pretty spot on.

  29. erik April 27, 2018 at 4:17 pm #

    “but Jews do have a unique genetic endowment”

    You think so?
    Some maybe, but not all.

    It’s maybe more accurate to think of Jews as tribal more than as a race.
    Some have drawn comparisons between them and the Roma.
    As for genetic endowments, those of Middle Eastern origins, Semites, are mostly just like Arabs ironically enough, but then again Sunni and Shia Muslims are the same as are Croats and Serbs. Ashkenazim are all over the place genetically.
    Race is an idea whose edges are blurred in modern times and many times we think in racial terms when in fact we’re really talking about cultural distinctions.
    My sister in law, Ashkenazi to the core, talks about “the tribe” when referring to family get-togethers.

    • Janos Skorenzy April 27, 2018 at 5:10 pm #

      Yeah, but what do THEY think? Ever stop and ask that? The subjective instead of the objective truth? Many of them believe they are a separate People with a unique destiny. If you ever questioned you sister in law in depth, you might come away amazed.

      Mike Wallace in an interview: I’m not White, but Jewish.

      Again, I said “many” not all.

    • Tate April 27, 2018 at 5:20 pm #

      “You think so?
      Some maybe, but not all.”

      The Kohanim do. There are circles within circles here, gradations and distinctions recognized only within & between families. Essentialism is an error when thinking about different races /ethnicities /gene pools. Race is real, but there were in the past usually no stark demarcations. Only in the colonial & post-colonial eras have distinctly different racial phenotypes been brought into frequent contact.

      We humans have a strong need to find identity within a community. If you “look” like you belong, you are more likely to ‘adopt’ yourself into that community and all its values. This is the case for Blacks raised by Whites in America (Colin Kaepernick as one example).

      • malthuss April 28, 2018 at 11:51 am #

        Kaepernick is NOT Black or African.

        • Tate April 28, 2018 at 12:51 pm #

          Really? Enlighten us, O Delphic one.

          • malthuss April 28, 2018 at 3:53 pm #

            Like Obama, his mama burned the coal.

            Look at a photo of his mama.

            LIbs have the new ‘One Drop Rule’—mixed race people are
            minority identified. Like the Tv actress who thought she was Mexican. DNA–1/4 Brown.

          • Tate April 28, 2018 at 5:14 pm #

            Perfect! You proved my point.

            Colin Kaepernick had to choose an identity. He was compelled to this by the hard-wiring in his brain, the same hard-wiring we all possess. This powerful programming steers us to self-identity with something beyond ourselves. It cannot be a set of abstract propositions either, as in the mythical ‘proposition nation’ of cuckdom. We self-identify with something beyond ourselves by looking in a mirror.

            Race is a ‘social construct’ only in this limited sense, K-Dog (I know you’re malthuss, not K-Dog. This reply is also addressed to K-Dog.) We identify even against our upbringing if the mirror reveals a different truth. The fact is that ‘Black’ people in America are not pure African; they are Coloreds for the most part. When CK looked in that mirror, he identified as an American Negro.

  30. elysianfield April 27, 2018 at 4:31 pm #

    It has become apparent to the followers of “Fred on Everything”, that either age, Cerveza , or the there-prevalent “Manana Culture” have conspired to make his offerings appear…well, less frequently than expected.

    BUT…today is the day! He offers his comments on a topic dear to our hearts…the Military Industrial Complex, and the dysfunction that is its canard of civilian control….

    fredoneverything.org/a-most-sordid-profession-sanguijuelas-garrapatas-piojos-capulinas-lampreys/

    • Ol' Scratch April 27, 2018 at 5:58 pm #

      Fred nailed it as usual, but it looked like he was imbibing while he typed it up. Numerous simple misspellings. Yep, the MIC(C)’s running the show these days.

      • K-Dog April 29, 2018 at 12:05 am #

        Looks like you nailed it about Fred.

        This is great:

        Factories, jobs, contracts, towns depend on military spending. If the Second Marine Division folded, Jacksonville NC would dry up and blow away. So would dozens of other towns. Without military spending, California’s economy would crash. Universities depend on military research funding.

        That’s common ground with the notion of:

        If fossil fuel does not get burned America’s economy crashes. It is status-quo and bust, ‘or’ is not any choice.

        Fred ‘knows’ America will die to maintain business as usual and the irony of the situation is that is exactly the consequence of taking such an attitude. Reality will not be hunkered down from. There will be a reckoning. Fred has always had common ground with the collapse community and he knows things are going to go to shit. Fred sees some very stupid decisions being made by our government.

        But then:

        The Pentagon learned much in Vietnam, not about fighting wars, which it still cannot do well, but about managing its real enemy, the puclic.

        This is a great point that deserves more development but imbibing must have gotten in the way because not only is public misspelled but the double space in front of it is also Fred’s. Immediately following that misspelling is a tangent off onto corporations and their relationship with the media. That is part of the apparatus of control which was introduced to control the public yes, it is a related fact. But that’s jumping ahead too far in the story too quick. I concur that Cerveza may be responsible.

        Fred says some very good things:

        Further, the Complex drives foreign polcy, and in directions of no benefit to America or Americans.

        But polcy and puclic both misspelled suggests Fred was sleeping it off when he should have been polishing his thinking and checking his spelling. Part of his brain dedicated to words which start with ‘p’ already was asleep apparently.

        Then Fred closes with a rant of opines and ends with:

        ……..his wife and three sueless but agreeable street dogs.

        I admit some dogs are clueless but none of us can introduce a civil action into a human court. This makes us all sueless so why mention it at all?

  31. malthuss April 27, 2018 at 4:47 pm #

    Someone mentioned Snowflakes v. Foreign ‘kids’–
    Robots are the future.
    Workers are mostly on the way OUT.

    • Janos Skorenzy April 27, 2018 at 5:04 pm #

      Yes, that’s the problem with reactionaries like Jordan Peterson and Volodya. Everything has changed yet they’re still thinking in terms of the 1950’s. The perennial aspects of their philosophy are fine, but they’re projecting that onto a degenerating situation and of course, “privatizing” things – as if everything is up to the individual. They always do that.

      • malthuss April 27, 2018 at 8:58 pm #

        JP has a best selling book [linked above, somewhere] but some of the reviews are, well, less than 3 stars.

  32. BackRowHeckler April 27, 2018 at 6:51 pm #

    This Candace Owens sounds alot like West Indians I work with. (Jamaicans, Trindidad and Tobego-ens, etc) they’re here working round the clock 3 or 4 jobs, sending money back to their families at the same time saving up so they can go back to the home islands with some capital to live out their years, making fun of the native American African American population (who they live amongst) asking me, “Marlin, what’s wrong with the black people here in the states?”

    brh

  33. tucsonspur April 27, 2018 at 6:55 pm #

    Since I called Cosby the N word, and possessing more than a modest amount of sense of fair play, let me balance the scales somewhat and mention the scumbag honkey named the “Golden State Killer”.

    After raping some 50 women and killing twelve people, and being on the run for 42 years, he was finally caught. When the cops grabbed him he said, “wait, I have a roast in the oven”!

    Just some food for thought:

    Paul Ryan chops chaplain Pat Conroy because of a prayer perceived to be critical of GOP tax plan. The Randian Paul surfaces again.

    With Diamond and Silk along with Kanye West and others, the Black Wave will surge. Right?

    Trump backtracks, delays release of JFK files to 2021. National security concerns over 50 years later. Hmmm.

    Previously, I jokingly said that Trump deserves the Nobel Peace Prize. That honor may now go to Xi Jinping.

    Andrea Constand, Cosby’s main accuser is a Lesbian. So much for dirty old Bill’s ability to read the desires of women.

    The NFL draft is now in its second day, and 19 and 20 year olds are on the verge of making millions. The commissioner, Goodell, makes at least 30 million per. A working stiff making 50K per would have to work 600 years to match Goodell’s salary for one year.

    From the old West:

    rarehistoricalphotos.com/bison-skulls-pile-used-fertilizer-1870/

    And the sun “burns” millions of tons of hydrogen Per Second to keep all of this going.

    • tucsonspur April 27, 2018 at 7:07 pm #

      Was that one of MontanaMan’s ancestors on top?

    • BackRowHeckler April 27, 2018 at 7:37 pm #

      Trump getting a Nobel Peace Prize is no joke.

      I think he derserves it (for reaapproachment in Korea.) He’s doing what 11 previous presidents were not able to do.

      Also, Tuscon, I believe Goodell’s salary is closer to $50 million per.

      brh

      • tucsonspur April 27, 2018 at 8:25 pm #

        Maybe I should have said half jokingly. He very well may have gotten Xi to move on Un. If he shook up Un enough himself, they should give it to him along with Obama’s.

        30, 40, 50, I can’t keep track of all that jack.

  34. Pucker April 27, 2018 at 8:10 pm #

    Because of his age, Cosby’s lawyers may likely cop some deal in which The Coz has to show up regularly for “Counseling” and “Therapy” and answer a lot of questions about his mother and speculate on how Cosby’s relationship to his mother may affect his feelings towards women?

    Nurse Ratched to Cosby: “Billy, your mother told me that you never told her about your secret lusts towards white women. Billy, why did you want to give the white girl candy? Your mother never told me about your secret candy.”

    • Walter B April 28, 2018 at 5:34 am #

      I am still not sure why Cosby is under such attack, I mean an entire generation lured women into the sack with drugs and a good time and millions would give it up gladly for any “celebrity”. I cannot even count the women I have had tell me that they would love to have Bill Clinton do them too when I was complaining about his antics. I don’t get it, was it because he came out and scolded the black male community about being responsible parents?

      • malthuss April 28, 2018 at 12:01 pm #

        He wanted to buy a big media company? I recall reading some theory like that.

      • Sean Coleman April 28, 2018 at 3:41 pm #

        CNN reported that it was the “first case coming to trial after the Me Too movement”

        youtube.com/watch?v=bNaXoRplqPA&t=183s

        Quote at 1.09. Look at the women’s reactions later on in that short video. I assume they are the plaintiffs. They appear to have been validated to the hilt.

        I am still not sure exactly what crimes were committed by Weinstein and the others in the Me Too thing. I haven’t found much beyond the trivial or purely imaginary to justify the hysteria. But that is how witch hunts work. You don’t need anything at all.

      • elysianfield April 29, 2018 at 10:44 am #

        Walter,
        In this age, when “no;” means “yes”, and “yes” means “anal”, there is still some pushback regarding rape.

        “I am still not sure why Cosby is under such attack, I mean an entire generation lured women into the sack with drugs and a good time and millions would give it up gladly for any “celebrity”

        The issue purportedly is that the women did not “give it up”, but rather, that he took it…or at least that is the common narrative.

        On the issue of women and sex and victimhood…THERE is a rabbit-hole that should not be explored by the faint of heart….

  35. 100th Avatar April 27, 2018 at 8:32 pm #

    Funny how the shootings of blacks by cops stopped after the election.

    It’s as if a desperate orchestrated attempt to get blacks out to vote for someone they knew they hate, like, say, Hillary Clinton took place.

    Imagine preying on blacks greatest fear: lynching.

    Lynching by cop.

    Just to get them to vote for Hillary.

    By Soros.

    This did happen.

    It’s a fact.

    Deep inside the deep

    • Sean Coleman April 28, 2018 at 3:33 pm #

      “Funny how the shootings of blacks by cops stopped after the election.”

      To have stopped they needed to have started in the first place.

      Search for Colin Flaherty’s videos on YouTube and you are in for a big surprise as to who is lynching whom.

      “It’s a fact.

      Deep inside the deep.”

      Read a book and try to learn something.

      • 100th Avatar April 28, 2018 at 9:25 pm #

        Seamus,

        Shootings did occur.
        Black people did die.
        Were they justified?
        The question was planted.
        The stories twisted.

        This is where Soros, the DNC & Clinton Inc. & come in.

        F****g Irish lushington.

        • Sean Coleman April 29, 2018 at 10:23 am #

          Avatar

          My name is Sean. What is yours? Maureen?

          You haven’t backed up your claim and you cannot back it up.

          Did you do what I suggested and look up Flaherty? He has been banned on YouTube but others continue to show his videos, notably The Flaherty Files. He has also written a couple of best sellers.

          As he describes it the pattern is this:

          1 “It is not true that blacks are always attacking whites (ie anyone who isn’t a black)” – Here are the videos

          2 “Well, whites do it too” – Show me the videos

          3 “Well they deserve it”

          Your head is full of conspiracy fantasies.

          May I ask if you suffer from manic depression? I would wager a large amount of money that you do.

          • 100th Avatar April 29, 2018 at 5:49 pm #

            Seamus McDrunky,

            Your banned youtuber that needs video proof for everything is your argument?

            The fact is that blacks from a young boy with a toy gun to a woman off her meds to a cigarette street dealer were killed by police.

            This is irrefutable you bleeding imbecile.

            However the stories behind these events are useless for Soros & Co.

            The only story that was peddled was systemic lynching of blacks by police.

            Get blacks outraged and out voting.

            Go get sober

          • Sean Coleman April 30, 2018 at 12:43 pm #

            Avatar

            I barely touch the stuff, perhaps one can every three weeks.

            My ‘banned youtuber’ is an award-winning journalist.

            You haven’t answered my question about your manic depression, as you didn’t answer it first time round a few months ago. You don’t need to.

            They will exploit any police shooting of a black to the hilt, as is only natural, just as they routinely ignore the hugely disproportionate shootings of police by blacks. You don’t need a conspiracy to do this. I don’t think these shootings will stop now just because the election is over. As I say, they will exploit any such episode but the underlying motivation is irrational not rational. It is close to hysteria. They barely know or understand what they are doing.

          • Sean Coleman April 30, 2018 at 12:47 pm #

            They barely know or understand what they are doing.

            Like you.

          • 100th Avatar April 30, 2018 at 1:29 pm #

            Shamrock McDimwit,

            Hysteria was stoked to serve a purpose.
            Money was funneled to fan the flames.
            At a particular time.

            To mobilize a crucial block
            That hithereto lacked a reason

            To support their gal.

            It’s not a conspiracy
            It’s voter engagement
            You simpleton

  36. Janos Skorenzy April 27, 2018 at 9:27 pm #

    remnantnewspaper.com/web/index.php/articles/item/3866-iskander-dragon-of-albania

    The story of a great Warrior of Christendom against the demonic Muslim Turks.

    • malthuss April 27, 2018 at 9:35 pm #

      Do you listen to George Webb at Youtube?
      Alarming information about Organ Trafficking, etc.

  37. malthuss April 27, 2018 at 9:31 pm #

    K dog sez—
    Asians of various types have also been good at helping members of their communities to get started in America by loaning money.

    Uh, So the biz owners are yakking in Korean. Then the term, ‘SBA loan’ is heard.

    Ever wonder why the indians have those 7-11s?

  38. malthuss April 27, 2018 at 9:33 pm #

    Volodya– Do Blacks and Hispanics seriously believe that the Democratic Party – as personified by Globalist Bill and his coat-tail riding wife Oligarch Cock-Holster Hillary – are for them? Seriously?

    The Latinx [new, genderless term] got in thanks to the Dems.
    Or most of them did.
    Sea change for merika.

  39. FincaInTheMountains April 27, 2018 at 10:31 pm #

    It appears that since American Media ran out of things to lie about, it is now lying about the meaning of Russian words.

    CNN: Russian lawyer ‘I am an informant’

    CNN’s Erin Burnett questions the implications of Natalia Veselnitskaya, the Russian lawyer who met with Trump campaign associates in 2016, admitting that she was an informant.

    edition.cnn.com/videos/politics/2018/04/27/russian-lawyer-informant-burnett-monologue-ebof.cnn

    Since Natalia made that “admission” in Russian, that was not exactly what she said. She said “I am INFORMATOR”, the Russian word that came from Latin word and means pretty much the same thing:

    An instructor, a teacher. In later use chiefly: = informator choristarum.
    en.oxforddictionaries.com/definition/informator

    Mostly in Russian is used to describe somebody who gives a lecture on some subject or conveys some important information to the group of people.

    A far cry from English word informant – a snitch, a secret agent or a mole.

    • JohnAZ April 27, 2018 at 11:21 pm #

      Finca

      Do you agree with this?

      The US Deep State is going to use whatever it can to try to ditch Trump. This of course is using the resources of all the Russia haters in the intelligence community and war mongers in the Congress. People need to remember that everyone on both sides of the aisle were making deals with Russian businesses prior to Trump’s decision to run for president including Trump group. We were growing closer to Russia. Did Trump cause the schism, no! The war birds did.

      • FincaInTheMountains April 28, 2018 at 9:02 am #

        You have to remember that most of the Russian “oligarchs” were “appointed” in the 90s during the carve-up of the former Soviet property which was accumulated and defended from foreign invaders by the joint effort of the entire Soviet people.

        The procedure was highly unethical and probably illegal, but for sure extremely immoral and was mostly directed by President Clinton appointees assigned to manage the “Russian transition to Democracy”.

        Essentially, it was the largest asset-stripping operation in the history of humanity.

        It is not surprising that a large group of Democratic politicians (as well as Republican) got their paws on large chunks of former Soviet property at pennies on the dollar.

        For example, Bill Browder en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bill_Browder
        was illegally buying up the shares of Gasprom on behalf of US influential people.

  40. janet April 27, 2018 at 11:37 pm #

    Luckily for the rest of us, the DNC has decided to put its mojo behind a lawsuit against Russia and Wikileaks for ruining the 2016 election. –JHK

    Hey, it worked for the DNC in 1972 when they filed a lawsuit over Watergate. They won the lawsuit, got paid by the GOP, and got Nixon out of office.

    Legally, Chairman Tom Perez and other DNC leaders think they have a case, and they could be right. Real damage has been done. The cyber-invaders cost DNC real money, resources and the election.

    Let’s settle the question of Trump-Russia collusion in a court of law, not in the court of public opinion.

    • Tate April 27, 2018 at 11:53 pm #

      This is a Kabuki lawsuit. The dems and the repugs are one & the same, the uniparty! Behind the curtain they machinate the continuation of their long-con. Everyone has known this for several years except you, on whom the joke is. They’ve been practicing their deception just to see if they could continue to keep one lolly-eyed patsy enamored of their chicanes. And it worked!

    • JohnAZ April 28, 2018 at 12:52 am #

      The cyber invaders exposed the Dems for what they are, corrupt and they even cut their own peoples throats. Perez and his gang of thieves will do anything to try to extend this non-issue until November. They have just restarted the whole thing over again, and with their control over the US court system they will probably get away with starting it again. Their real problem is that they are the corruptible ones and when the latest info comes out from the IG and continuing investigations the real culprits will be exposed, the DNC.

      • ozone April 28, 2018 at 8:18 pm #

        JohnAZ,
        You might want to disconnect from your preferred narrative for a couple minutes and do a bit of research into the arm of the courts that really matters: the US Court of Appeals. That’s where the fire axe meets the door at the ol’ Overlook Hotel.

        Let us know what you find, Cui Bono-wise.

    • Billy Hill April 28, 2018 at 8:26 am #

      What cyber-invaders? Seth Rich? He used a thumb drive. Internet too slow.

    • Ol' Scratch April 28, 2018 at 8:43 am #

      You’re right in a way, lil’ j-bot, although not the way you think. The GOP was behind the Nixon coup, as they viewed (and still do view) him as a traitor to the cause. Nixon is widely credited as being the most truly liberal president in recent history. His Vietnam, China, and USSR policies made him a sellout to the MIC(C), and his non-support of the oil depletion allowance made him a traitor to the squillionaire oilmen. More ominously, he also had inside knowledge concerning the JFK assassination and the Bay of Pigs fiasco (at the least, likely the RFK and MLK killings as well), and so he could not be trusted. Watergate itself was little more than a staged Shakespearean drama played out for the public’s entertainment, as simply murdering people had already reached its natural shelf life. His replacement, Gerald Ford, who sat on the Warren Commission and thus was a reliable water carrier for the cover up operation, was no doubt viewed as a political placeholder until the real revolution could take place, headed by the Goldwater inspired Ronald Reagan who was already gathering steam out west. Either Jimmy Carter or Ted Kennedy would have been fine in 1976, as the GOP correctly assessed that a political price needed to be paid in the aftermath of Vietnam, and what better way to do it than let the inept clueless Dems stumble into the quagmire and offer themselves up as the sacrificial lambs for the nation’s many sins?

      Trump’s case is similar, as he’s definitely the prototypical DC outsider that he proclaimed himself to be in the election campaign – and much worse: a “new money” rube and social pariah who displays his wealth and affluence ostentatiously, which is considered embarrassingly gauche among the elite sets he deems himself to be a part of. Such displays are “bad for business,” in that they needlessly provoke the lower classes, whose acquiescence the elite depend on to continue their theft operations unabated. Pols like Trump are highly encouraged as scarecrow and/or lightning rod figures for the masses to waste their silly and irrelevant political energies on during the election season, but they must NEVER be allowed near the actual levers of power, which are firmly controlled by the apolitical “invisible hand” of a global elite that scoffs at mere national presidential elections and vainglorious little politicians. In the end, Trump has already been politically neutered, so whether or not he gets removed is entirely irrelevant. In the meantime, he serves as an object lesson for any naïve pols or political movements who propose to “drain the swamp” in the future. Their message: the swamp is FAR BIGGER than you and yours and the swamp WILL ABIDE.

    • elysianfield April 29, 2018 at 10:48 am #

      “Let’s settle the question of Trump-Russia collusion in a court of law, not in the court of public opinion.”

      Janet,
      There are rules of evidence in a court of law, not so much in the media. If he cannot be convicted in the media, there is no issue….

    • abbybwood April 29, 2018 at 10:52 pm #

      Then while they are doing all their “discovery” the FBI should seize the DNC’s server to try to ascertain “who” did the “hack” or “who on the inside used a flash drive to simply download the information” which was then given to Wikileaks.

      Maybe a deal can be made with Assange to come to the United States if he can show evidence of how he received the material without naming the person responsible?

      When the DNC refused to turn their server over to the FBI and instead had “Crowdstrike” conduct the investigation red flags were flying but apparently they were not noticed by most Americans or the MSM.

      Factor into all of this the NSA’s ability to do a hack and leave ANY country’s “fingerprint” and we are faced with a real quagmire.

      Then the cherry on this fiasco sundae of the DNC is Q-Anon suggesting Debbie Wasserman Schultz hired MS-13 to murder Seth Rich (the pissed off Sanders supporter who was an IT guy at the DNC) and now we are really getting deep into the Deep State weeds.

      Bring on the lawsuit!!!!

  41. Pucker April 28, 2018 at 1:03 am #

    Is Putin’s failure to recognize “Pussy Riot” more evidence of Russia’s backwardness?

    “Marx and Engels wrote very harsh pages against the Slavs, czarism, and Russian backwardness. With them, the theme of backwardness became one of the leitmotivs of left-wing Russophobia. Marx and Engels gave birth to left-wing Russophobia, which was then adopted by social democracy and European socialist followers after the break with the communist parties and the 1917 Revolution. That influence, even with the repudiation of Marxism by socialist parties, is still felt today:”

    CREATING RUSSOPHOBIA: From the Great Religious Schism to Anti-Putin Hysteria
    Guy Mettan

  42. Pucker April 28, 2018 at 1:04 am #

    Americans love doing drugs. Doctor-prescribed Drugs, “Recreational” drugs, illegal drugs, they don’t give a shit. If it can be grown, distilled, or synthesized in a garden, lab, kitchen, trailer, bathroom, or outhouse, Americans will smoke it, drink it, shoot it, or snort it.

    • Pucker April 28, 2018 at 2:22 am #

      Andrea Constand: “On multiple occasions, Mr. Cosby gave me quaaludes and then raped me. I felt helpless and violated. But, I must admit, those were really great Ludes!”

  43. Tate April 28, 2018 at 2:15 am #

    The name Candace Owens didn’t ring a bell. But I see she’s a mystery meat hot dish who seems to have conventionally conservative opinions. Fox News is slavering all over themselves for her (no connection to slavery.) What we have to realize is that this is a flash-in-the-pan affair. The Black populace is not going to all of a sudden be converted to MAGA because of Kanye West’s or Candace Owen’s opinions.

    The inner-city dindus won’t be stirred. They will remain apathetic & unaffected by politics. Their concerns will continue to be money, drugs, guns, bitches, bling, not necessarily in that order.

    Middle-class Blacks’ opinions won’t be changed one iota. Those that aren’t in the government sector are in the closely tied-in grievance industry. Their well-being depends on the patronage of forces diametrically opposed to independent thought. So nothing will come of this ‘tweet-storm’ as it has come to be called, a battle once waged in the celebrity tabloids but of no more consequence now than then.

    Black culture is highly collectivist. The thought-patterns go all the way back to Africa, where you cannot deny your “uncle” or “brother” or “mother” the fruits of your labors. Everyone must share and therefore — although there are exceptions — no independently successful entrepreneur can rise much above the small-vendors in the local market. Pilferage and thievery are the rule and an accepted part of doing business. If you take exception to this tyranny of the Collective Mind, you will be targeted and shown your place. Most Blacks in the US don’t even bother, especially where assistance is so freely available.

  44. Frank April 28, 2018 at 6:23 am #

    James, Nice editorial. May I use your descriptor ‘white cis-hetero mammal’? Thanks, Your friend in New Orleans, “the great American’ Frank

  45. Pucker April 28, 2018 at 6:51 am #

    They’ve got us by the balls….

    m.youtube.com/watch?v=ec9uRsku4oA

  46. Pucker April 28, 2018 at 9:22 am #

    It looks like in Pennsylvania that “Aggravated Indecent Assault ( the charge that they nailed The Coz for) only requires Penetration + Drugs:

    “A person who engages in penetration, however slight, of the genitals or anus of a victim with a part of the person’s body for any purpose other than good faith medical, hygienic or law enforcement procedures commits aggravated indecent assault if the crime is committed by administering or employing drugs, intoxicants or other means.”

    In other words, you could get 10 Years in prison if there’s any penetration by any part of your body and the subject has been drinking alcohol or taking any drug. That probably means that many if not most sexual encounters ( even if arguably consensual) may be Aggravated Indecent Assault? Jesus….

  47. FincaInTheMountains April 28, 2018 at 9:40 am #

    Trump Ends Korean War, Cui bono?

    To understand the intricacies surrounding the situation in North Korea, we need to consider the major players in this region and their interests.

    Peaceful resolution of the conflict is beneficial to the North Korea, South Korea, Russia, China and Trump.

    The military solution and destruction of North Korea would be beneficial to Japan and the American Deep State.

    Koreans hate Japanese probably more than Chinese hate the British, for their humiliating experience during the Japanese occupation and forceful “employment” of Korean women in Japanese brothels.

    North Korea borders on Russia, and wars and conflicts, especially nuclear ones, on the Russian borders are not beneficial to Russia at all. In addition, two very profitable joint projects are being discussed: the construction of a new bridge on the border and the construction of a gas pipeline to South Korea through the territory of North Korea from Russia, which will improve gas supply logistics and create a through railway from Seoul to Western Europe.

    Both these projects promise enormous benefits to all parties, and for this, peace is needed.

    South Korea, which for more than half a century lives in a state of war with the North and in constant threat of artillery and missile strikes on its capital, is most interested in peace and normalization of relations. The Koreans are artificially divided people, and in the long term the union must take place in one form or another. The same applies to the North. The lifting of sanctions, security, economic growth and the prospects for reunification are strategic tasks of this country. Especially with the acquisition of intercontinental nuclear missiles, the DPRK practically pose no threat to its neighbors.

    For China war in Korea is also extremely unprofitable. It loses stable supplies of coal, rare earth metals and cheap labor. In practice, the DPRK is the patrimony of China, and the North Korean authorities coordinate all their steps to a more or less degree with the “older brother.”

    Peace on the Korean peninsula is beneficial to Trump. Trump was never going to get involved in a military conflict with China. He conducts an economic war, this war has far more fronts, the bombing of China for America is equivalent to shooting itself in a foot, and the resolution of the issue with the North will allow America to get a piece of rare earth action from China and raise his image inside US to unprecedented heights.

    The world’s largest rare-earth metal deposits are being developed in the North Korea with a total potential of 5 billion tons, including 216.2 million tons of rare earth oxides, including light ones such as lanthanum, cerium and praseodymium, in also the britolite and associated rare earth minerals. Approximately 2.66% of this amount is made up of more valuable heavy rare earth elements. These reserves are more than double the current global resource of REM oxides, which is less than 110 million tons according to the US Geological Survey. The value of these assets is potentially trillions of dollars. American industry now is catastrophically dependent on the supply of rare earth metals from China.

    Most analysts reacted to the fact that the meeting of Mike Pompeo with Kim Jong Il took place in the DPRK as a truth. However, some analysts who consider all of Trump’s actions through the prism of his internal political struggle with the Deep State report that the meeting was held in Nepal.

    And Pompeo solved not one, but two tasks, and which of them is more important is not known. The fact is that Peter Dalglish, United Nations High Councilor, was hiding from the Justice in Nepal.

    Dalglish is a Canadian “humanist”, UN adviser, founder of the charitable organization Street Kids International and at the same time one of the main actors in the world organization of pedophiles. Hiding in Nepal, Dalgliesh led a network of pedophiles through the so-called “dark web”.

    Mike Pompeo personally supervised and watched in Nepal, as CIA operatives who, according to legend, were guarding the summit, arrest of that influential pedophile and a functionary of the Deep State.

    • abbybwood April 29, 2018 at 11:08 pm #

      Just curious. Have you read any of Bruce Cummings writings? He is a professor at The University of Chicago.

  48. wm5135 April 28, 2018 at 10:03 am #

    The North Korean nuclear test site has more than likely suffered an internal collapse and is no longer viable. China cannot be accused of transfering nuclear technology to North Korea in light of the fact that the North Korean’s have the developed technology.

    My guess is there will be a non-binding non-proliferation treaty between China and North Korea and a strategic defense announcement.

    Mr. Trump has managed to close the barn doors after the horses are in the field. Might as well give him the Nobel prize, as noted above Kissinger has one.

    Someone in the chain of command in the Trump machine is clearly heads above the brain trusts in the RNC and the DNC, I do not believe it to be Mr. Trump.

    • FincaInTheMountains April 28, 2018 at 10:19 am #

      The horses were out in the field long before the inauguration of Mr. Trump, mostly thanks to Clintons and American Deep State who transferred the nuclear technology and the blueprints of Soviet intercontinental missile engines from Nazi Ukraine to N. Korea.

      Apparently they liked the idea of having a nuclear war trigger so close to Russia and China.

      • JohnAZ April 28, 2018 at 10:32 am #

        Do not forget to include Obama. His philosophy of downsizing the US’ s international footprint filled the bill perfectly for the Deep State. Seeing as we are still legally at war with NOKO, isn’t aiding and abetting the enemy considered treason?

        • FincaInTheMountains April 28, 2018 at 10:37 am #

          When you’re talking about Obama’s presidency, you have to separate what was actually Obama’s and what was the “stupid shit policy” of Hillary Clinton.

          foreignpolicy.com/2014/06/04/obamas-dont-do-stupid-shit-foreign-policy/

          Deep State was not created in 2016 – most likely in the current form it existed at least since 2000 – when Clintons lost the presidency to Bushes.

          • JohnAZ April 28, 2018 at 10:59 am #

            Question

            You seem to believe tha HRC and her crowd are the center of the Deep State globalist movement. Where the hell did she get the power base? I have always thought of her as a soldier in Soros’ army along with Obama.

          • FincaInTheMountains April 28, 2018 at 11:13 am #

            I have already said many times that Hillary Clinton is the head of the Western Black Project (aka Party of War, aka Deep State), possessing outstanding abilities for this: intelligence, will, cunning, apparent hypnotic abilities, sadism, pathological lying and of course adorable laughter.

            At the same time, if the “role of the individual in history” is simplified to primitive, then the very existence of the Black Project is completely objective, but the above personal qualities of its head are a subjective factor.

            Women like Clinton appears once in 500 years – last time it was Catherine de’ Medici, author of St. Bartholomew’s Day massacre of 1572:

            upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/e/e8/Catherine-de-medici.jpg

          • abbybwood April 29, 2018 at 11:11 pm #

            Most likely it existed prior to Cheney and Rumsfeld being up to no good with their “Continuity of Government” scheme.

    • JohnAZ April 28, 2018 at 10:35 am #

      But Trump was wise, or lucky enough to hire that one person or groups of people to outwit the DNC and RNC, also known as the Deep State.

      • FincaInTheMountains April 28, 2018 at 10:41 am #

        Deep State is not RNC or DNC – it is an alliance of the European Fourth Reich with Middle-Eastern organisation of former SS members – ODESSA, with proliferation into US political and government structures.

        • JohnAZ April 28, 2018 at 10:53 am #

          In this previous posts, I have voiced the opinion that the Deep State is sucking allegiance from both parties and that it is international in scope. Certain liberal globalists are always associated with this effort, and also with socialists in the EU. Your statement says that this alliance stems as a continuation of German influence along with maybe anti-Jewish elements in the ME. If so, the US Nationalists along with the Russians are their no. 1 enemies, and that may explain the Russianphobia that the DS expounds.

          You ever watch Tom Clancy’s The Sum of All Fears. Interesting prediction by Clancy! The bad guy in it is a member of your ODESSA crowd.

          • FincaInTheMountains April 28, 2018 at 11:24 am #

            The only logical explanation of why US Deep State is pushing for disastrous nuclear war between Russia and United States is the desire of the Fourth Reich to take the revenge against BOTH nations that were the main members of anti-Hitler coalition and destroyed Reich the Third.

          • Walter B April 28, 2018 at 8:14 pm #

            Well Finc, revenge is perhaps THE biggest motivator behind acting out against an old enemy even after very long periods of time have past. And secondly and perhaps more importantly, our “government” thanks to scum like Allen Foster Dulles did in fact absorb many of the 3rd Reich’s most evil, deviant members at war’s end. For kickers, consider the verruckt Frau who sits upon the Deutsch stuhl pfahl now! Yup revenge is certainly in order, though it may remain morally incorrect.

        • daveed April 28, 2018 at 5:40 pm #

          “I have already said many times that Hillary Clinton is the head of the Western Black Project (aka Party of War, aka Deep State), possessing outstanding abilities for this: intelligence, will, cunning, apparent hypnotic abilities…”.

          This is delicious…..hypnotic abilities?! You really are paralyzed by de Hillary Fear, it would seem. The Clintons are bad news, I would agree, but HRC is about as mesmerizing as a stone fence.

          • abbybwood April 29, 2018 at 11:20 pm #

            I just hope once the FBI has been cleaned out they will get around to indicting Hillary Diane Rodham Clinton for her multiple felonies dealing with The Clinton Foundation, The Clinton Global Initiative etc. for her “pay to play” schemes while she was Secretary of State.

            I dream of the day she gets cuffed, perp walked and photographed. She should have already had her passport seized.

            Watch any Charles Ortel interviews.

          • Sticks-of-TNT April 30, 2018 at 12:47 am #

            abbybwood,

            Where have you been lately? Your type of counter-weight to the prevailing wisdom is needed here. Welcome back.

            -Sticks

  49. JohnAZ April 28, 2018 at 10:11 am #

    Just a comment on the teachers strikes.

    This is a sign of the times. Teachers are public employees and as such are paid at the whims of the state priorities. As the State budgets have been hit severely since 2008 and fighting for the few crumbs being offered from the economic leaders at the national and international levels requires more PR outlays, the teachers have been pretty much ignored during the post crash period. However, the teachers have discovered something. They are a keystone of the economic structure at the local level. Not only do they educate the next generation, they baby sit for working adults to go do their jobs. Once parents have to deal with no babysitting services, pressure will be exerted on the state legislators. The teachers will win and they know it.

    The liberals will definitely get involved in this. The government larder is being invaded by Teacher advocates. The needed endless supply of government capital that the Dems need to exist is showing itself to be limited and the cracks in the dam are showing first at the local and state levels. As the Left have supported the teachers through history, they will have to do a tap dance because of conflicting priorities. In Arizona, Some of the Left’s favorite causes are going to be hit to fund the teacher raises.

    The Left’s response, let us legalize marijuana and fund education with taxes from that. The cancer spreads.

    • FincaInTheMountains April 28, 2018 at 10:23 am #

      You just can’t fund the education of our children with the sale of mind-altering drugs.

      It is plain immoral and hence will bring the opposite results that you expect.

      • JohnAZ April 28, 2018 at 10:41 am #

        You are right! Just study the effects of recreational MJ in the state of Colorado. I will guarantee you they are spending more money fighting the effects of MJ than education. A dirty little secret. It is what MJ does to the collective ambition of the populace and the quality of people that it draws in to get legal weed.

        An example, freeloaders smoking pot have occupied public and private land around Denver and literally pitched their tents. Fighting the resultant wildfires costs plenty.

        • Walter B April 28, 2018 at 11:05 am #

          There is much to be said of the downside to legalization but those pushing it vehemently deny all of it, they want the weed and the taxation and nothing will stop them. Here in NJ the legalization has hit some speed bumps delaying the movement pretty well though in the end I am sure they will get it done.

          For all of those that decry the poor underpaid government workers I would suggest that they get themselves a copy of their municipal and Board of Ed budgets and do some math. As our Finance Coordinator, I always have a copy of ours on my desk and am quite familiar with it. If you talk salaries alone you are doing a disservice to the truth because when you add in the healthcare, worker’s comp, pensions, SS matches and all of the other costs involved you will find that the total cost for employees is roughly 3 times the cost of the salaries alone. With annual raises of 2% as a norm, they are going to have to sell a lot more than weed to keep up with the growing costs of government.

          • JohnAZ April 28, 2018 at 11:13 am #

            Walter B

            FYI, the governor has offered a twenty percent raise to the teachers over three years along with a hefty raise to the support staffs at the schools. Might just blow a hole in cost forecasts?

          • Walter B April 28, 2018 at 12:01 pm #

            WOW! Well I suppose that the educational, or the “Indoctrinational” system IS one of the most important arms of the government as it trains the herd to do whatever it is told by those who rule over them. A sharp mind capable of logical and critical thinking – not so good. Mindless automatons that cannot even gaze into their own underpants and determine what gender they are – PRICELESS!

          • Tate April 29, 2018 at 1:12 pm #

            Walter,

            ‘Indoctrinational’ is exactly the right word. The taxpayers need to understand where their tax $$$ are going. BTW, in Higher Ed today, a lot of the support at the state level has been replaced by Federal funding through the Student Loan scam. Anyhow, here’s an example of the nonsense that passes for education.

            youtube.com/watch?v=IlnmiyjPFYc

      • Tate April 28, 2018 at 5:37 pm #

        Of course you can fund the education of our children with the sale of mind-altering drugs. The rewards are such as to require no further explanation. Regardless, I will lay out the case here for the benefit of those remaining intransigent few mindlessly resisting that Progress which ‘righteously’ sweeps away all in its path. To begin with, the little ones become lifelong consumers of those same drugs. How is this not a positive good? The legal sale of mind-altering drugs provides revenues to the state which in turn allows funding of more education, and so on. A virtuous circle.

        Furthermore, a general numbness & lassitude sets in and this is a positive for society. It’s much easier to control a numbed mind than an active, clear one. The little tykes occupy the classrooms at minimized caretaking expense. Everyone is happy, efficiency reigns. Except for the occasional mass rage incident where a tyke ‘forgets’ his med… er, ‘hit’, everything flows swimmingly along. In this process, the ambitious tyke (most are not ambitious) is ‘edumacated.’ Notice the switcheroo… The noble metal ‘education’ of funding becomes transformed through a reverse alchemical process known only to our Schools of Higher ‘Education’ into the base metal ‘edumacashun’ of the classroom. With his Edumacashun paper firmly in hand, the intrepid achiever tyke strikes out from the classroom to conquer the world (with a few visits to the crying closet to tide him over.) He becomes a productive taxpayer by virtue of his drug habit and everything rolls merrily along.

        But the overarching good of this ecology of virtue is the remunerative accrual to the edumacrats themselves. They proliferate, they & their accomplices, the administrators, like mushrooms after a spring rain. This accrual supplies GROWTH to the economic engine of society, and this in turn requires statisticians & economists to measure said GROWTH, further turbocharging the engine as their employment multiplies.

        Then for those graduates of our edumacashunal institutions who never absorbed their lessons properly (the majority), the new mind-altering drug industry itself furnishes gainful employment of one form or another, the enumeration of which is too tedious to mention here.

        • Tate April 28, 2018 at 5:50 pm #

          Oh, and I forgot to mention those graduates & non-graduates of our edumacashunal institutions who never absorbed their lessons properly but who, for whatever mysterious reason, didn’t make the grade into the new mind-altering drug industry. They tend to find their reward by transitioning into another custodial institutional setting which supplies employment in turn to the requisite custodial staff suitable for keeping the newly-fledged tyke population out of trouble.

        • Walter B April 28, 2018 at 6:27 pm #

          In a word….SOMA.

  50. Janos Skorenzy April 28, 2018 at 3:20 pm #

    lifesitenews.com/news/breakingalfie-evans-has-died

    Human sacrifice in Britain. Baby Alfie was denied further treatments by the National Health Service despite his parents wishes. And they wouldn’t let him go elsewhere – even though he was granted Italian citizenship and doctors in Italy were eager to try. Evidently, they considered him their property to dispose of as they wished. They did the same thing last year with Baby Charlie Gard.

    • GreenAlba April 28, 2018 at 5:29 pm #

      More of your malignant ignorance and lies. The NHS did not refuse the child treatment – the Supreme Court judged that further intervention was both pointless and could cause distress to the child.

      As with the Charlie Gard case, obnoxious groups with their own ideological agendas sought to interfere and exploit the suffering of the parents. There are no words for these odious people.

      Here is the full, publicly declared judgement on the case. The Court of Appeal upheld the judgement. Read it and digest it or shut up.

      bailii.org/ew/cases/EWHC/Fam/2018/308.html

      Here is the timeline of everything that happened.

      theguardian.com/society/2018/apr/28/alfie-evans-timeline-of-key-events

      The European Court also refused the application to take the child to Rome for ‘treatment’ that would have had no benefit to the child.

      In all these cases, the duty of both the doctors and the courts is to protect the welfare of the child, even if that goes against the natural, but misguided instincts of the parents. Logically, I would have to presume you uphold the right of Jehovah’s Witnesses to refuse lifesaving blood transfusions to their own children because it’s *their* child. The courts and the medical profession would, thankfully, not uphold the parents’ wishes there either.

      Your stinking hypocrisy is so boundless that you affect to have already forgotten your defence of the Nazi killing of handicapped children and adults, in the interests of protecting the gene pool. Charlie Gard and Alfie Evans were not handicapped – their brains were destroyed.

      You are simply shameless.

      • Janos Skorenzy April 28, 2018 at 6:50 pm #

        Starving him to death also “distressed the child”. As did denying him oxygen. As did killing him. You identify with this vast Evil, thus the mendacity of your response.

        You owe me an apology.

        • GreenAlba April 28, 2018 at 7:27 pm #

          He wasn’t starved to death and he wasn’t killed. Unlike the handicapped people whose murder you felt unable to condemn in Nazi Germany

          And he wasn’t denied oxygen. His life support machine was turned off, as he was being artificially kept ‘alive’ when there was no hope of his brain functioning again. He breathed on his own for a while and then he died, naturally.

          Even the Pope knows the difference between ‘killing’ and switching off a life-support machine.

          I owe you no apology. You remain a shameless hypocrite.

          • GreenAlba April 28, 2018 at 7:49 pm #

            And here’s a reminder of our conversation about those murdered disabled people:

            Me: “Janos, could you clarify which bits of the Nazi eugenicist programme get your (Christian) approval? The bits where they murdered disabled people and the mentally deficient?”

            You: “In other words, you want the defective to breed and produce more of the same? They are preferable to normal people, right? Because how do normal people strengthen your Welfare State?

            “…Likewise, you want to overload the lifeboats until they sink. That’s justice, right?

            “I didn’t create this flawed world. Don’t try to put that on me. The flaws have to be dealt with – and part of them means limiting them to the extent possible.”

            *******
            Now have a think about how that relates to little Charlie and Alfie and the welfare state that was keeping them ‘alive’ until the doctors, then the courts, decided it was cruel to continue, so the Judge ruled, in each case, that they should not be made to suffer further to no good end, and that they should be allowed to die in peace and dignity.

          • Janos Skorenzy April 28, 2018 at 8:16 pm #

            So the parents get no say? He belonged to the State? They wanted to take him to Italy for treatment but these monsters wouldn’t let him go. Put yourself in the shoes of the parents. What if your daughter was in such dire straits and you didn’t want to give up? And someone offered to help?

            No American here identifies with the State the way you do. Only Elrond equals you in this.

          • Janos Skorenzy April 28, 2018 at 8:30 pm #

            And you never answered about the lifeboats…..!

            Cuz if you did it would show the need of keeping out all refugees. The West is a Lifeboat and we must keep them from tipping the boats over with their numbers. Hit them with the Oars! Fortify the Camp of the Saints!

          • Janos Skorenzy April 28, 2018 at 10:14 pm #

            So it’s alright for Britain to kill children like this, but wrong when Nazi Germany to do it (if they did it)? And I’m the hypocrite?

            I never said I agreed with everything Nazi Germany did. I certainly never bowed to them the way you do to the NHS and the BBC. I hope we can talk calmly once your two minutes of hate are over.

          • GreenAlba April 29, 2018 at 7:15 am #

            Janos

            I’m sorry you’re finding this so difficult to understand. I hope that before you have children of your own, if that’s a likelihood, you will find out something about human physiology.

            Specifically I hope you will do some reading around what it means to have your brain functionally destroyed by an irreversible neurological condition. Then, should you be in the unimaginably horrific position of seeing such a thing happen to a child of yours (I would not wish anything to happen to a child of yours, let alone something like this) you will not have your suffering exponentially increased by utterly false hope being planted in your brain by (a) ignorance and/or (b) the unspeakable evil of groups of people with agendas that are not about your child but about pushing their view of the world no matter what the effect on your child’s suffering, and even, heaven forbid, by some who think suffering will be ‘good’ for you and your child so that you might come out the other end a ‘better’ person.

            You keep insisting on the parents’ rights over their children. From that I will have to assume, as I did in my earlier comment, that it is up to JW parents to decide that their child may not have a blood transfusion or a life-saving transplant, in the interest of their supposed spiritual welfare.

            Likewise you will presumably accept, which I do not, that parents have the right to instigate the performance of religiously or culturally motivated genital mutilation on their children, for their ‘greater good’. Neither of those options would be allowed in the NHS, nor presumably in your own medical services. Nor, I assume would your courts allow such parents over-arching rights over ‘their’ children, any more than would ours.

            I also take it from your response that you have read neither the judgement itself or the list of events leading up to it.

            Of course no parent wants to believe their child has no hope of a cure for their condition. That’s why people who take advantage of their unspeakable suffering to further their own ideological or religious ends are evil, even as they consider themselves saintly.

            As for ‘hit them with the oars’ and ‘fortify the camp of the saints’, words fail me. Take your quotes with you when it is your time and present them to St Peter at the pearly gates. He may inform you that you could have achieved sainthood with immediate effect by giving up your seat in the lifeboat. But he probably wouldn’t condemn you for your lack of saintliness, since you’re only human.

            For the purposes of the discussion I’ll pretend he exists and leave the decision up to him. But, in the meantime, don’t forget (A) the golden rule and (B) “Verily I say unto you, Inasmuch as ye have done it unto one of the least of these my brethren, ye have done it unto me.”

          • GreenAlba April 29, 2018 at 7:26 am #

            Your idiotic suggestions about ‘bowing to the NHS and the BBC’ are so beyond silly they do not deserve the dignity of a response.

            You seem confused by what is ‘the state’. The NHS is not ‘the state’. Hospitals within the public sector are local NHS Trusts. They can be prosecuted by ‘the state’ if they don’t do their job properly, as can any private hospital in cases of negligence. GP surgeries are private businesses which are paid for services by the NHS. If they go under (financially) as many do, their management will be taken over by the local health board.

            You are familiar with the functioning of various levels of courts. If you don’t accept the judgement of any court except that of AmRen et al, there’s nothing much to be said.

            You haven’t specified what it is you think the ‘treatment’ the child might have got in Rome would have done for his non-functioning brain.

            And finally, should one of my daughters be beyond medical help, I will sit beside her, broken-hearted, while they switch off her life support with my permission. I hope neither of us will ever be in this situation. But I know that ignorance doesn’t help anything.

          • GreenAlba April 29, 2018 at 7:43 am #

            And finally…

            “So it’s alright for Britain to kill children like this, but wrong when Nazi Germany to do it (if they did it)? And I’m the hypocrite?”

            This is just ignorance. You are conflating two things which are not remotely the same. ‘Killing’ is ending the life of a person capable of independent life. That is what the Nazi regime did in the circumstances under consideration.

            Switching off the life support of a person who has no hope whatever of life without that machine performing the functions their own vital organs cannot perform is not killing. If you can’t even get your head around that distinction you should not involve yourself in discussions on such matters.

            In the WMBH scenario which is so often discussed on these pages, you will be spared such moral dilemmas. Parents will still suffer – and much more so – but they will not be put through THAT kind of long drawn-out suffering.

          • GreenAlba April 29, 2018 at 7:46 am #

            And when I say ‘capable of independent life’, I mean without a machine doing e.g. their breathing for them because their brain doesn’t function – I don’t mean without someone helping with their everyday human needs, which covers a lot of people who still consider their lives or their children’s lives worth living.

          • GreenAlba April 29, 2018 at 8:20 am #

            PS Janos

            Digressing slightly, when my mother had the stroke that killed her, it took her 10 days to die. She spent those 10 days – at no upfront cost to either herself or her children, since it was paid for through the taxes we willingly pay – in the Stroke Unit of a nice, new hospital in a small town on the other side of the country from me.

            Here it is, for context…

            https://www.google.co.uk/search?q=Ayr+hospital+images&tbm=isch&tbo=u&source=univ&sa=X&ved=0ahUKEwiOsO79uN_aAhXlD8AKHSjXAsUQsAQITw&biw=1920&bih=908#imgrc=Ntc8xiYZU_J–M:

            The staff in the hospital couldn’t have been kinder. They provided me with a comfortable reclining chair which converted pretty much to a bed, so that I was able to spend every night and most of every day right beside her, until she died.

            They discussed her situation with my brothers and me and left the DNR decision up to us, should anything happen that might be temporarily treated. They showed us the scans of her brain, demonstrating the effects of a serious haemorrhagic stroke, and explained that her brain had suffered too much damage for her to be able to survive long term, let alone to ever function again.

            We agreed on the DNR status. I made sure they gave her enough morphine for her not to be in pain for those final 10 days. She never regained consciousness, so she never saw the daffodils all along her window ledge that I’d brought in from her garden, but it was nice to smell a bit of her garden in her room for the last couple of days of her life.

            There was a wall in this Stroke Unit covered in greetings cards sent by well-wishers who had so much appreciated the care they or their relatives had received. The staff couldn’t have been kinder or more caring.

            They weren’t ‘the state’. And you talk about too many things you know nothing about.

          • GreenAlba April 29, 2018 at 9:00 am #

            And here’s a chance for you to put your money where your mouth is, entirely charitably.

            justgiving.com/campaigns/charity/solvingkidscancer/kiranoble

            Kira is an 14-year-old suffering from neuroblastoma. She’s had three rounds of treatment, but it hasn’t proved possible to completely remove the tumour – and the prognosis is very, very poor.

            “Kira’s parents *and her cancer specialist* have identified a world-renowned surgeon who specialises in the most difficult to remove tumours. The hope is that he can completely remove Kira’s remaining growth in an operation at the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Centre in New York.”

            My daughter told me about her – she knows the parents. She normally works Mondays to Wednesdays but this week she took up an offer to cover Thursday and Friday as well and is donating the two days’ pay to the crowdfunding appeal to send Kira to New York for an operation by the ‘world-renowned’ specialist.

            Neither the NHS nor ‘the state’ is stopping them, because taking Kira there doesn’t risk causing her any harm. It is her own oncologist who has suggested the US specialist, as a last resort. Whether it will do her any good remains to be seen, but do feel free to help out.

          • GreenAlba April 29, 2018 at 10:57 am #

            A final thought on your modus operandi, Janos.

            “Human sacrifice in Britain” (does that remind you of
            anything, historically speaking? It does me.)
            ‘…starving him to death’
            “…killing him’
            “…it’s all right for Britain to kill children like this…”
            “…this vast Evil”
            “…these monsters wouldn’t let him go.”

            Re-read your posts (along with the more sober Judgement of the Court) and consider the sexist insults I read from some of the contributors to this blog, which say that men are rational while women are purely emotional.

            Bear in mind that I was enjoying a break from commenting and minding my own business, only to be faced with a disgraceful, malignantly emotive, entirely irrational and ideologically motivated libel on the men and women giving of their professional best to care for a young child felled by a tragic and untreatable condition.

            Nothing could be funny in this situation, but that’s an irony that will stick with me for a while.

          • Janos Skorenzy April 29, 2018 at 2:52 pm #

            It’s either the parents decision in the End or it’s the State’s. You go with the State. Now obviously, there are financial and logistic limits to any socialized care – which again, I agree with. So insofar as those limits pertain, the State would be free to say No if they didn’t think it was worthwhile. But by what right did they stop the parents from taking Baby Charlie or Baby Alfie to another system to try their luck there?

            They had no such right. And to me the Tragedy is that this is EXACTLY the fear of so many conservative people – and why they’ll vote against the socialized medicine that is the only way forward. So all I can say to the NHS is: Good Work you utterly vicious fools. I shake my head, torn between loathing and amazement. Such foolishness can only have deeper causes – like an implicit cult of human sacrifice, conscious and explicit at the higher levels.

            Think they would try this with one of Prince William and Kate’s kids? Of course they wouldn’t be in a public hospital to begin with, right? So there are higher levels of care available to those with the means – even in Socialist Britain. Will you agree with that at least? And the Italians never quite manage to create the orderly society of the British, but they’re not savages either. Are you sure that they don’t have specialists that could have done something for Baby Alfie? Why? You don’t have the expertise to be sure. Or ditto America which offered to help Baby Charlie.

            Forgive me. Fascists and National Socialists are famous for their love of animals, children, and mothers. Maybe I’m not speaking of anything you can relate to. It is true that the old pagans used to expose children unworthy of life. We may have to go back to that for the good of All as the times worsen. But as you said, let’s let that come when it comes. If a child is a curse to itself, I’d (at least right now in my present mood) throw it back into the Sea, back to God. The Church disagrees. I’m in conflict with my Church – and I have never denied otherwise. I’ve posted many times about the conflict between my Pagan and Christian selves. See the long article I found anent that – if you can bear the brightness of such honesty. If Christians had obeyed Christ to the letter, they wouldn’t exist anymore. And that would be fine with you. And we’d all be speaking Arabic, Turkic, or Berber (or whatever the latter two speak). That was Tolstoy’s position and he was greatly at odds with the Orthodox Church for that and other reasons.

            The Church has some wisdom about these matters of course. Extreme measures to prolong life are not insisted upon. But they seem to focus more on the elderly who are dying. They have more trouble upholding that standard with the young. And maybe Alfie was in that state. I’m not sure and neither are you.

            In any case, I don’t “believe” things as believers are supposed to, be they Catholic or followers of Ingsoc like you. So I compromise a bit, and keep my thoughts to myself in public. Otherwise I couldn’t associate with others at all. The internet helps as I can share my thoughts here without complete censure – though many are working to put an end to such outlets and islands of freedom, eh?

          • GreenAlba April 29, 2018 at 3:28 pm #

            Janos

            I’ve just read the first paragraph of your post. I’m not going to waste my time reading the rest of it until you give me some idea of your understanding of Alfie’s condition and what you see as the aim of the treatment you believe was being offered in Rome.

            The decision was not made in any way in the context of the cost of treatment. It was made in the context of the fact that the child’s brain was irretrievably damaged. When you can offer me some clinical insights that make the decision not to pursue treatment the wrong decision, I will read the rest of your post. For now, it’s a waste of my time.

            The rather obvious problem with entrusting clinical decisions to parents is that they are obviously emotionally involved, but generally have not the slightest clinical knowledge. It is actually quite noticeable that when these media circuses happen, they centre on couples who are not particularly well educated. That’s not their fault, but it makes them vulnerable to exploitative groups of people who equally have no clinical knowledge but do have an agenda. Children and adults are taken off life support all the time, with the consent of their next of kin, but there is only occasionally a media circus of this kind, thankfully.

            Again, I await your clinical insights, after which I will read the rest of your post.

            If Prince George had the same condition, Royal magic and private hospitals wouldn’t cure it. The most prestigious hospitals in London are public hospitals, although they may have posh bits for posh people, where you get posh food and other posh accoutrements.

          • GreenAlba April 29, 2018 at 4:36 pm #

            BTW Janos, you are presumably aware that Gordon Brown and his wife lost a baby, and David Cameron lost a young son.

            David Cameron’s wife is a multi-millionairess. It didn’t make the slightest difference to the outcome of their child’s condition. The child was treated in NHS hospitals because that is where the expertise is. The surgeons and other consultants who provide private medicine are the same surgeons and consultants who work in the NHS. Those who choose to can do a bit on the side in the private sector. And it’s the NHS that trains them all.

            Many Americans think money solves everything in these matters. I cannot help you with that lack of insight.

          • Janos Skorenzy April 29, 2018 at 5:05 pm #

            I stopped reading when you said you stopped reading. Enjoy your ignorant bliss.

          • GreenAlba April 29, 2018 at 6:01 pm #

            Good decision, Janos. You’re out of your depth.

  51. Janos Skorenzy April 28, 2018 at 3:35 pm #

    kakistocracyblog.wordpress.com/2018/04/17/conservatism-the-hemlock-of-conservatives/

    As I feared, Justice Gorsuch is a just another Cuck. Though physically a fine, handsome specimen, his energy, his manner and mien, bespoke of him as a pretty boy, part of the bow tie set, someone who had never been punched in the face. Alas I was right.

    Can’t tell a book by its cover? Oh, you generally can – if you know books. As Mohammad said, Beware the Eye of the Believer.

  52. Janos Skorenzy April 28, 2018 at 3:48 pm #

    For the Alba in all of us. How do we integrate the past with the present, the low with the high? Unless and until we do, we have no future. Here is a working model. JS

    In the heart of England’s Peak District there is an old church on a hill that overlooks the surrounding town of Bakewell. The church was built in the twelfth century to Norman design, but there is something in the churchyard which is even older.

    An ancient stone cross stands among the graves, eight foot tall and blackened and worn by the ages. Despite the weathering, the Anglo-Saxon carvings across its surface are still easily visible. It is at least a thousand years old, and quite possible centuries older than that. This ancient monument is a signpost pointing back in time, and into the future, for those who can find the way.

    I visited the monument once on a late Spring morning. The sky was a clear, deep blue and the sun was high in the sky. The church is up on a steep hill and there was a fresh wind blowing across the churchyard. I looked at the carved stone cross and thought about the meaning of it all, what it meant to me. Despite it being a cross, the carvings were unmistakably pagan.

    Running up the stone cross was a swirling, stylised Yggdrasil world-tree carving, with Ratatosk the squirrel clutching an acorn. The most incontrovertible image of all was a figure riding an eight-legged horse. This was no man. The eight-legged horse was Sleipnir and the figure upon it was Woden.

    I dislike the modern Christian with his pathological altruism as much as I do the militant atheist and those who roleplay at Paganism because of their loathing of religion – the men who grow beards and fancy themselves vikingr, but who cannot do a single pull up and would surrender their home without a fight. I admire the Pagan who truly believes his ancestor cult and subscribes to the way of life and does so without any animosity towards traditional Christianity. Europe needs a reconciliation between Christians and the pre-Christian pagans, and here standing before me was a monument from the time the two co-existed.

    Christianity is often decried as a Middle Eastern mythology incompatible with the European man and culture but Christianity was developed in the Hellenic and Roman worlds by Indo-Europeans. It subsumed the hero and mystery cults of the ancient world. As it spread north through Europe it was influenced by the local Celtic, Germanic and Slavic warrior and fertility cults. Many lament the Christianisation of the Indo-European world, but Christianity in turn became more Indo-European.

    In the 5th century the Roman Empire was in its death throes and the legions were recalled from the province of Britannia to protect the eternal city of Rome. This instigated the migration of Germanic tribes, the Angles, Saxons and Jutes, to Britannia. First as mercenaries and eventually as invaders and occupiers.

    This Germanic warrior culture brought with them their own language, their own alphabet and their own gods and mysteries. Christianity was swept aside and forgotten and the early Anglo-Saxon kingdoms were Pagan and remained so until Christianity was eventually reintroduced a few centuries later.

    It was in this era that an Anglo-Saxon stonemason carved this Christian cross with the figure of an Anglo-Saxon god atop the pagan world. This religion of the Anglo-Saxon was not the modern Christianity which plagues us today, perverted for the selfish ends of an obscure and select few. This was a violent, Germanic religion for a violent, Germanic world. The old religion was not forgotten. The old religion and way of life was the core around which an exoteric religion was bound in order to transmit it into the future. This was a religion for warriors, loyal to the ancient bonds of blood and kin, honour and sharing an ultimate destiny.

    This is a glimpse into the worldview of our ancestors. If we could travel back in time and meet him, how would the stonemason explain this Pagan-Christian monument? I’d wager that the Anglo-Saxons had neither need nor desire to explain themselves. It was an expression of themselves and their religion. It simply was, and needed no further explanation to outsiders. This is not the first time that seemingly incompatible ideas are bound together and it still goes on today in anti-modern societies.

    Tradition in the Hindu Kush

    The Pashtun tribes of Afghanistan and Pakistan are Muslim but their identity as Pashtun predates their faith and takes precedence. They were Pashtun for millennia before they became Muslim, and they will always remain as Pashtun no matter what happens to their faith. They live according to the Pashtunwali. It is a code of honour, an ancient way of life and is central to their identity and worldview.

    The Pashtunwali:
    1.Melmastia (hospitality) – Showing hospitality and profound respect to all visitors, regardless of race, religion, national affiliation or economic status and doing so without any hope of remuneration or favour. Pashtuns will go to great lengths to show their hospitality.
    2.Nanawatai (asylum) – Derived from the verb meaning to go in, this refers to the protection given to a person against his enemies. People are protected at all costs; even those running from the law must be given refuge until the situation can be clarified. Nanawatai can also be used when the vanquished party in a dispute is prepared to go in to the house of the victors and ask for their forgiveness: this is a peculiar form of “chivalrous” surrender, in which an enemy seeks “sanctuary” at the house of their foe. A notable example is that of Navy Petty Officer First Class Marcus Luttrell, the sole survivor of a US Navy SEAL team ambushed by Taliban fighters. Wounded, he evaded the enemy and was aided by members of the Sabray tribe who took him to their village. The tribal chief protected him, fending off attacking tribes until word was sent to nearby US forces.
    3.Nyaw aw Badal (justice and revenge) – To seek justice or take revenge against the wrongdoer. No time limit restricts the period in which revenge can be taken. Justice in Pashtun lore needs elaborating: even a mere taunt counts as an insult which usually can only be redressed by shedding the taunter’s blood. If he is out of reach, his closest male relation must suffer the penalty instead. Badal may lead to blood feuds that can last generations and involve whole tribes with the loss of hundreds of lives. Normally blood feuds in this male-dominated society are settled in a number of ways.
    4.Turah (bravery) – A Pashtun must defend his land, property, and family from incursions. He should always stand bravely against tyranny and be able to defend the honour of his name. Death can follow if anyone offends this principle.
    5.Sabat (loyalty) – Pashtuns owe loyalty to their family, friends and tribe members. Pashtuns can never become disloyal as this would be a matter of shame for their families and themselves.
    6.Khegara/Shegara (righteousness) – A Pashtun must always strive for good in thought, word, and deed. Pashtuns must behave respectfully to people, to animals, and to the environment around them. Pollution of the environment or its destruction is against the Pashtunwali.
    7.Groh (faith) – contains wider notion of Trust or Faith in God. The notion of trusting in one Creator generally comports to the Islamic idea of belief in only one God.
    8.Pat, Wyaar aw Meraana (respect, pride and courage) – Pashtuns must demonstrate courage. Their pride, has great importance in Pashtun society and must be preserved. They must respect themselves and others in order to be able to do so, especially those they do not know. Respect begins at home, among family members and relatives. If one does not have these qualities they are not considered worthy of being a Pashtun.
    9.Naamus (protection of women) – A Pashtun must defend the honour of women at all costs and must protect them from vocal and physical harm.
    10.Nang (honour) – a Pashtun must defend the weak around him.
    11.Hewaad (country) – a Pashtun is obliged to protect the land of the Pashtuns. Defence of nation means the defence of Pashtun culture, countrymen, and of the self. This principle is also interconnected to another principle denoting the attachment a Pashtun feels with his land.

    The Pashtunwali code often conflicts with the Qur’an and Sharia law. How do they reconcile this seemingly incompatible syncretism? Does this make them bad Muslims? Is it heresy?

    Where there is conflict or doubt between Pashtunwali and Sharia, they follow their Pashtun roots. Their blood and identity is their deeper, older religion which identifies them and guides their behaviour according to the wishes of their ancestors, and the exoteric Islamic religion is bent around this to fit. They feel no need to engage in exhaustive philosophies to reconcile these conflicting worldviews. It’s neither heresy nor apostasy. They do not care to explain it. It’s simply the way.

    They live by this code, and reading through this list there are many similarities to the lost way of life of the Anglo-Saxon. It is easy to criticise cultures foreign to ourselves. It’s easy to dismiss the Pashtun tribes as primitive and backward people but these are people who live by a noble code and they are thriving in a hostile, violent world. Our society is as peaceful as human civilisation has ever been, yet we have no code of honour and we are dying. Here we begin to see what is missing from our own culture, what we once had, and what we should seek to cultivate again within ourselves.

    A Code for the European Warrior Cult

    This stone cross with its pagan iconography is the physical manifestation of our ancestors doing the very same thing. The Ango-Saxon code of honour and way of life carved into the cross of the new esoteric religion. They forged their religion into a form that conformed to their Germanic pagan worldview. Asking an Anglo-Saxon to justify the pagan iconography on the Bakewell cross would have been as futile as asking a Pashtun tribesman to explain his reconciliation between the Pashtunwali and Sharia. It is simply the way, and modern man is far from the truth. The views of outsiders simply do not count.

    A warrior order for the Age of Iron should be inspired by this to seek a defining and unifying worldview for itself. A new outlook on identity, religion and Nature. At its core, the truth of the universe, the Creator, the Sun, but also carrying with it an unbreakable tribal identity and a code of loyalty and honour. We need to violently tear ourselves away from our 21st century thinking and approach things in a simpler, more primal way that is more connected to our roots, the people and the soil. Europe is our holy land. We had it once and we shall have it again.

    If that causes us to be condemned as bad by the modern Christian then so be it. The modern Christian is lost. Weak-minded, fearful and pathologically altruistic to the detriment of his own people. The Bakewell stonemason would have nothing but contempt for the modern Christian and would not seek his approval. To be condemned by these people would be a blessing and a liberation. Modern Christianity has become soft precisely in a time when we need a harder and more heroic pursuit of our destiny.

    Saint Athanasius of Alexandria, the fourth century theologian once said ‘The Son of God became man so that we might become God.’ Modern Christians will perform all sorts of mental gymnastics in order to analyse and explain this to a twenty-first century audience but to the proud warrior-cult of the Anglo-Saxons this would have made perfect sense. To a nation that revered warrior-kings and heroes like Beowulf, a people who claimed the divine blood of Woden, a nation that praised the morning Sun, to these men the idea of the Sun manifested on earth in order for man to achieve his destiny requires no convoluted thinking to accept. It is simply the way.

    Science and Fate

    After all, religion is man’s attempt to resolve the truth of the universe and our relationship with it into something he can understand. Words are fine for the known, physical world and our mundane, earthly business. When we begin to grapple with the deeper mysteries of the universe language becomes a clumsy, primitive tool. Words change over time, meanings become distorted, exoteric religions become perverted. When language fails, symbol and ritual become better transmitters of truth. Carve a message into stone and it will remain for thousands of years.

    As astute human minds delve deeper into the nature of universe, the view of time as linear is giving way to the idea that time is instead an interconnected series of events and that all times, past, present and future, already exist simultaneously. After thousands of years of scientific advancement we are closing in on something for which the Anglo-Saxons implicitly understood and explained with a single, simple word. Wyrd. An ancient concept that was closer to Nature than anybody today ever suspected. Our ancestors were right.

    Gæð a wyrd swa hio scel.

    Where are you in Your process of Pastun Wali? A caveat: I don’t agree with this fine warrior philosopher when he called the Anglo-Saxon warrior code a deeper truth than Christianity. It’s a truth that enables life on this plane of existence in this fallen world to exist. Christianity lifts as beyond this world – or it can at least. As the Sufis say, Christ taught the way to the other world. Mohammad taught the way in this world and the other world. Are they doing Christ a disservice? After all he did use violence against the moneychangers. And he didn’t reject the Jewish Way completely – and they never embraced pacifism. Hard to say since we have so little of his Teaching. JS

    • Janos Skorenzy April 28, 2018 at 4:06 pm #

      The Pagan Cross and Codes of Honor – ThisBlogIsDangerous.com

      • K-Dog April 28, 2018 at 10:56 pm #

        About the Iron Legion <== ThisBlogIsDangerous

        The Iron Legion is a movement that encompasses the men and women who wish to see a return to traditional values and preserve the identity of the European people.

        An alternative:

        sca.org/ <== The Society for Creative Anachronism

        • Janos Skorenzy April 28, 2018 at 11:44 pm #

          Oh c’mon. Aren’t they just nerds fooling around for the most part? Into Poly and Scifi, with the reenactment as just more of that? Conservatives do the same with Revolutionary or Civil War reenactment – most of them pudgies.

          • K-Dog April 29, 2018 at 12:41 pm #

            If your motivation was pure you would see it as a model to preserve whiteness. That you don’t reveals you as impure.

          • Janos Skorenzy April 29, 2018 at 2:24 pm #

            Oh, because Whites are the nerdiest race and thus the very nerdyism of it all would act as a hedge to keep non-Whites out?

            You might be on to something. But there are a few non-White nerds – and they are worshiped by the fetishists of Nerdom. But still not a bad idea. Very staid, boring, or intellectual religions can do the same. Blacks and Hispanics want to dance in church.

  53. Janos Skorenzy April 28, 2018 at 3:59 pm #

    If someone calls you weird, take it as a compliment: they are most likely thralls or human cattle – and most likely will remain so, yea even unto the Wyrd of the World.

    • daveed April 28, 2018 at 5:46 pm #

      Do you get paid by the Wyrd?

      • Sticks-of-TNT April 28, 2018 at 10:01 pm #

        Clever daveed, but no matter. I found every Wyrd of JS’s post fascinating. -Sticks

        P.S. I also have new respect for Pashtun culture, as does I’m sure, U.S. Navy SEAL team member Marcus Luttrell.

        • Janos Skorenzy April 28, 2018 at 10:11 pm #

          And where is the Wyrding Woman who can teach us this Wyrding Way?

  54. janet April 28, 2018 at 5:41 pm #

    Going green is the politically correct thing to do. Not even Trump can stop the green transition. For example, BYD, a Chinese electric car company, is now building the first battery-powered, all-electric bus fleet at the University of California, Irvine.

    Students at the university voted in a referendum in 2013 to fund the conversion to electric buses with a new $40-per-quarter fee, and the fees fully fund the service.

    • Walter B April 28, 2018 at 6:33 pm #

      And might I add janet that THE most important element in any ecologically “friendly” program must always be conservation of resources. Using less as opposed to consuming more. Until we get that part right we shall continue to lead the World in waste and the problems that ensue from such frivolous disregard for everyone other than US.

  55. BackRowHeckler April 28, 2018 at 6:45 pm #

    Tom Brokaw is already groveling. The big media titan turns out to be a little rabbit.

    Instead of laughing off accusations made about events that may or may not have happened 20 years ago, Tom claims he is ‘unmoored’ and ‘traumatized’ by recent allegations of sexual misconduct. Tom has read the handwriting on the wall: an accusation is the same as a conviction, which is the main tenet of a witch hunt. Due process, evidence, confronting your accuser, forget about all that. What matters is the accusation, the wilder and more outlandish the charge, the truer it is. CFners, Grim School Marms are calling the shots now in the USA, the sooner you accept that fact the better off you’ll be. Act accordingly!

    brh

    • Janos Skorenzy April 28, 2018 at 7:16 pm #

      The punk deserves it since he wants to ban firearms. And he’s from Montana. Talk about forgetting where you’re from….

      • BackRowHeckler April 28, 2018 at 11:24 pm #

        You’re right Vlad f-k him.

        I love it when these lefties, media and otherwise, begin devouring each other.

        I saw Brokaw interview Obama right after the election in 08. What an asskisser and sycophant! It was embarrassing to watch. At one point it looked like he was about to drop to his knees and start blowing him. That’s how bad it was.

        brh

      • Sticks-of-TNT April 29, 2018 at 12:26 am #

        Actually, he’s from South Dakota, but that doesn’t change the validity of your point. The people of Montana remain unsullied, at least by Brokaw. I clarified this for MontanaMan’s sake. He owes me one. -Sticks

    • Walter B April 28, 2018 at 7:27 pm #

      You have raised a truly terrifying realty BRH, Death by Accusation! How a nation that once held “presumed innocence” in such high esteem has degraded into one where accusation alone is enough to convict in at least the public eye, promotes a message of hopelessness more than any other evidence can do. Trial by Media becomes far more than entertainment and relegates trial by jury to being Lawfare where only the legal beagles win. It would seem that far too many Americans are guilty of so much corruption themselves that they can easily see it in everybody else as well, and guilt only requires an accusation.

      • Billy Hill April 29, 2018 at 8:47 am #

        We are all Dimmesdale now!

    • Tate April 28, 2018 at 7:37 pm #

      Retconning the ethical standards of the West proceeds apace. Joy Reid, Tom Brokaw, whut?! say it ain’t so. Who’s next?

      More importantly, what’s next? You joked that she f*cked her Alsatian? How dare you! The consent of a canine is enshrined in the American Constitution via SCOTUS.

  56. Janos Skorenzy April 28, 2018 at 7:14 pm #

    Terrible news on the News: The asylum seekers are being warned that they may be separated from their children for months. And the Administration is warning that criminal prosecution may follow if any of them are found lying in their applications. In other words, the Caravan of Doom has not been stopped, a precedent has been set, and a Camp of the Saints scenario will now unfold as in Europe. All of this will be completely legal and a Wall won’t help. Trump is just Cuckles the Clown at this point.

    He could have stopped it, but he would have had to stand against these wretched International Laws which will inevitably reduce the American Nation to a shell and a façade, our sovereignty a thing of the past.

    The Presidency of Obama was one marker of America’s fall (much like Marius the Arabian’s rise to Emperor was for Rome as he had kinky hair). This is another – and far more significant and not just symbolic either.

    I might be wrong about the Arabian’s name. I pulled it out the ether. Usually the Memory Jinn help me, but sometimes they play tricks.

  57. Pucker April 28, 2018 at 7:24 pm #

    It seems that Aggravated Indecent Assault includes various situations including sex with a minor and sex under the influence of alcohol or drugs. The theory seems to be that similar to a minor being unable to give consent, the presence of alcohol or drugs vitiates consent. The effect of this in the American drug culture where most people are all drugged out is to criminalize sex. No wonder over half of women on campus claim that they’ve been raped. Jesus….

    Maybe the advice should be?: At the start of the date and before she gets drunk, or pops any Ludes, Ecstasy, Ice, Crank, etc., give her 20 Bucks. Then you can claim that it was a pay-for-service arrangement.

    • Tate April 28, 2018 at 7:28 pm #

      Also, if she’s packing heat you-know-where, it may indicate that you need to find a new circle of friends.

      thesmokinggun.com/documents/crime/guilty-plea-in-stashed-gun-case-482903

    • Janos Skorenzy April 28, 2018 at 8:33 pm #

      There should be some kind of temporary tattoo receipt that could record the transaction to avoid later confusion.

    • BackRowHeckler April 28, 2018 at 9:37 pm #

      Pucker, how about a ‘Tramp Stamp’ (Tatt on the small of the back) that gives automatic consent, no questions asked?

      the philosophy of this is, “if you are reading this stamp you’re as good as in, anyway”

      brh

      • Pucker April 28, 2018 at 10:19 pm #

        Why do Americans do a lot of drugs?

        I suspect that many American women probably couldn’t function generally and around men on dates in particular unless they’re all drugged out on something? They may be dependent on drugs?

        That may be why the women came to The Coz for Ludes?

        • Pucker April 28, 2018 at 10:25 pm #

          In the absence of alcohol and drugs, many women would find dating men very stressful, right?

  58. FincaInTheMountains April 28, 2018 at 7:27 pm #

    It was in this era that an Anglo-Saxon stonemason carved this Christian cross with the figure of an Anglo-Saxon god atop the pagan world. == Janos

    Janos highlights idea about the most important paradox of the English culture:

    Pagan Germanic tribes of the Angles and Saxons, having been baptized, began to associate themselves with those who fought against them to life and death and defeated them – the Orthodox Celts, led by King Arthur and his Knights of the Round Table.

    That is why the answer to the question of Tolkien’s haters: “And who does he portray as the Trolls and Orcs?”, the only answer is himself, and his beloved Anglo-Saxons.

    • FincaInTheMountains April 28, 2018 at 7:34 pm #

      Rhymes and rhythms in Shakespeare’s poems exist and correspond to the meaning of the verse only in the language that Shakespeare spoke, while in modern English they disappear…

      Hamlet – To Be, or not to be… Original Pronunciation

      youtube.com/watch?v=qYiYd9RcK5M

    • Janos Skorenzy April 28, 2018 at 8:25 pm #

      A higher culture raised up a lower one. That’s the way it’s supposed to work.

      The Lord of the Rings is a prophetic work that could not be fully appreciated in its own day. Only now is it clear that the Orcs are the Blacks invading the West. Sauron and Saruman represent the Globalist Conspiracy against the West. Sauron being Communism and Saruman, Capitalism. Thus Saruman brings the Wild Men against the Nordics – Afghan and Chechen tribesmen against Nordic Russia. Sauron brings Brown Haradrim (Arabs) against the Minas Tirith, even as Western Cities are besieged by Arabs and Turks, who are disguised Jihadis.

      • Sticks-of-TNT April 29, 2018 at 1:27 am #

        tucsonspur would have taken less heat if, instead of calling Cosby the N word, he had used ‘Orc’ as code. But it begs the question, What is code for the Mexicans invading from the south?

        • Tate April 29, 2018 at 10:02 pm #

          I had a bunch of them working for me one time, but they didn’t know I could speak their lingo — not very well, but a little.

          One was explaining to another, ‘Somos como los Apaches.’ “We are like the Apaches.” I don’t remember everything else he said, but those words have stuck with me.

          • Sticks-of-TNT April 30, 2018 at 12:30 am #

            Apaches works for me.

            (Off the books, of course. 😉

    • akmofo April 29, 2018 at 2:33 pm #

      Mountains Finc, Tolkien was too far removed from the era you speak of to emotionally relate to it and write about it. Rather, his visceral emotions were directed at the contemporary world. Mordor, Sauron, the Orcs, and other villains represent the worship of the machine, the primitive bloodthirstyness and ugliness of this population, the dead and scorched industrial landscape they inhabit. In this sense, the commies the fascists the industrialists of various stripe are all irredeemably evil and represent a future that must be overturned. I agree.

  59. FincaInTheMountains April 28, 2018 at 8:06 pm #

    In Defence of the New Knighthood??!!

    It was written in the early 12th century, some time after the founding of the Order and is set against the backdrop of violent Islamic incursion into Western lands and the defence of Holy Europe by Christian military orders, most of which began as small, independent warrior fraternities long before they received royal and Papal recognition.

    The letter was an exhortation to the young Templar knighthood, some of whom may have been wondering about the theological justification for the taking up of swords against the enemies of Christ and Europe. On this matter, Saint Bernard was unequivocal.

    thisblogisdangerous.com/in-defence-of-the-new-knighthood/#more-1102

    What a bunch of crooked lies!

    The fucking genocidal maniacs – the so called Crusaders of “Saint” Bernard of Clairvaux, targeted not the “Islamic Invaders”, but their Christian brothers in Europe – just read what they did in Constantinople during the Fourth Crusade.

    In the fires, the relics of ancient manuscripts, the most valuable works of art, were lost. The crusaders looted the temple of Hagia Sophia. The priests who came with the crusaders took many relics to European churches and monasteries, and a huge number of Christian city dwellers were killed.

    The pillage of Constantinople by the crusaders was one of the greatest tragedies that influenced the fate of all Europe and the Middle East and changed the destiny of the whole world.

    On May 30, 1453, from the impact of the Ottoman Empire, Constantinople fell, no longer recovered after the attack of the Crusaders. Mehmed II solemnly entered the capital of the Byzantine Empire and ordered the conversion of the central cathedral of the city – the Cathedral of St. Sophia – into a mosque.

    The Ottoman Empire invaded Europe.

    • janet April 28, 2018 at 9:52 pm #

      the so called Crusaders of “Saint” Bernard of Clairvaux, targeted not the “Islamic Invaders”, but their Christian brothers in Europe

      It is wrong to target Muslims. It is wrong to target Christians. It is wrong to target anyone. Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.

      • Janos Skorenzy April 28, 2018 at 10:09 pm #

        Thank you Janet. Finc is becoming even worse than you in his hatred of the West.

        • akmofo April 29, 2018 at 2:40 pm #

          Thank you, Yan, for having the unquenchable capacity to turn everything on its head. Twisted Jesuit Vatican propaganda has done wonders on you.

          • Janos Skorenzy April 29, 2018 at 2:58 pm #

            Oh you consider Janet an ally? That speaks volumes, Talmudic volumes….

          • akmofo April 29, 2018 at 4:28 pm #

            Yan, stop being such a Jesuit provocateur. Mountain Finc doesn’t have any hatred to the West. Mountain Finc is the West. Anyone who knows the slightest bit of history about Russia and the Russian people knows and understands this. But you’re so propagandized by Teutonic Nazi propaganda that you’re completely deaf dumb & blind to everything Mountain Finc has been posting.

  60. janet April 28, 2018 at 11:10 pm #

    At the White House correspondents’ dinner tonight Michelle Wolf made fun of The Democrats, Hillary Clinton, The late Sen. Ted Kennedy, and Rachel Maddow.

    • Tate April 29, 2018 at 12:21 pm #

      But mostly Trump. No mention of the Magic Negro or Michael.

    • Billy Hill April 29, 2018 at 8:18 pm #

      Apparently her brand if humor only goes so far from the sewer from whence it came. You can date the demise of the Left as an intellectual force from the disappearance of humor.
      Drudge linked the entire diatribe if any are interested.

      The USA was a better place when Johnny Carson poked fun at everybody. The present NYC-DC-LA axis seems hell-bent on a cultural train wreck.

      I predict if the Dems gain control of Congress and impeach Trump there will be civil war.

      You fucking idiots could not leave well enough alone and wait your turn.
      I trust my use of “fucking idiots” comes across as familiar lingo and resonates however dumbly in the limited vocabulary of Left-Speak.

      • BackRowHeckler April 29, 2018 at 8:46 pm #

        Oh Bill, you must be talking about the humorless scolds on late night TV passing themselves off as genius comedians while they lecture us dirt people on PC etiquette and at the same time get plenty of yucks from their LA and NYC echo chamber live audiences.

        brh

  61. BackRowHeckler April 28, 2018 at 11:15 pm #

    Teutonic Knights, Knights of the Templar, Order of St. John, all very interesting, but now, in 2018, Islam is knocking on Europes door once again, has kicked in the door and is inside the house; at the same time the ministers of defense in Germany and France are grandmas name Ursula and Flo.

    Some European cities are already overrun.

    (In 1940, if only the Germans, instead of bombing runs over London, had dressed up their soldiers in Middle East garb, assigned them names like Mustafa and Akmed, trained them to shout ‘Allihu Akbar!” and plead for asylum while calling their gracious British hosts racists and colonialists, Germans may have occupied Britain without a fight. They would’ve been welcomed in with open arms)

    Russia and China most likely are having some pretty good laughs right now at the state of these once mighty European armies. And Soldiers of Islam who above all respect strength and resolve have pretty much concluded they don’t have much to worry about.

    brh

    • Tate April 29, 2018 at 1:11 am #

      Women cannot rule without disaster befalling their lands. Not in the long run at any rate, although some may occupy positions of power for short intervals. That is apodictic truth.

      • Sticks-of-TNT April 29, 2018 at 1:58 am #

        Good use of language, Tate:

        ap·o·dic·tic [?ap??diktik] adjective
        Meaning: clearly established or beyond dispute
        Synonyms: incontrovertible · incontestable
        · undeniable · irrefutable · unassailable
        · beyond dispute · unquestionable
        · beyond question · indubitable · not in doubt

        I guess what you’re saying is, THAT IS THE TRUTH!

        (That shouldn’t ruffle any feathers around here!)

        -Sticks

        • ozone April 29, 2018 at 9:03 am #

          (That shouldn’t ruffle any feathers around here!)

          Sticks,
          Absolutely not. The ideological wall that fortress America has encouraged [the collective] us to build is nearly complete. Those very few with foresight will either make note of the exits or secretly build some into the structure. Victimhood leads to loss of agency, but it makes for a very sturdy wall (these days). Go to it.

          • Janos Skorenzy April 29, 2018 at 3:03 pm #

            The problem with Whites like you is that you take on the victimhood of others as a cudgel to beat your brothers. As if you all aren’t enjoying the fruits of the Conquest and Victory of the Indians. And as If you all won’t be part of the Great Replacement now under way. Sure they’ll start with the feral Whites, but they’ll get around to you too in time.

          • ozone April 29, 2018 at 4:06 pm #

            vladdie is forbidden to understand, thus plays the victim card (as always) into the game rigged for his paymasters and betters.

        • Tate April 29, 2018 at 12:08 pm #

          Sticks,

          Apodictic, it’s 2 syllables less than ‘incontrovertible’. Hehe.

          Don’t hate me.

      • elysianfield April 29, 2018 at 11:20 am #

        apodictic/apococktic

        ridiculous/recockulous

        Now finding common usage.

  62. FincaInTheMountains April 29, 2018 at 7:34 am #

    This is delicious…..hypnotic abilities?! You really are paralyzed by de Hillary Fear, it would seem. The Clintons are bad news, I would agree, but HRC is about as mesmerizing as a stone fence. == daveed

    Apparently, Daveed, you have not met her in person, have not touch her and have not had a Dead Zone moment.

    youtube.com/watch?v=Tj9M34DzAKo

    I have spoken to those who had.

  63. FincaInTheMountains April 29, 2018 at 10:18 am #

    Finc is becoming even worse than you in his hatred of the West == Janos

    Which “West” are you talking about?

    White Orthodox Knights of King Arthur or Black Satanic Knights of “Saint” Bernard of Clairvaux?

    America of President Roosevelt, President Kennedy and President Trump, or America of President Truman and Hillary Clinton?

  64. janet April 29, 2018 at 12:24 pm #

    “Victimhood leads to loss of agency“ — ozone

    There are some kids in Florida who might not agree. I would say victimhood is the mother of agency.

    • Tate April 29, 2018 at 1:22 pm #

      But where did they get their funding? Soros, I would bet. Hogg & co. were definitely a put-up job. Hogg was painfully coached by the media, that’s for sure. We have the evidence.

      • Janos Skorenzy April 29, 2018 at 2:56 pm #

        Herr Hogg wrote a book I hear, called “#Never Again”. The Jews are mad. He’s never going to make it in politics if he keeps on offending them. Also there’s the small matter of being the least likeable person one is ever likely to meet. I loathed him on sight.

    • ozone April 29, 2018 at 4:04 pm #

      Being one who is deliberately dissuaded from employing/writing about foresight, you are forbidden to imagine the end result.

  65. K-Dog April 29, 2018 at 1:24 pm #

    From ‘The Rise and Fall of the United Sheepdom’

    Finding the author is an Associate Professor of Slavic Studies was a bit of a letdown only because it sort of stands to reason that someone with Vladimir’s interest background and perspective would have both feet planted on the neck of the wiggling snake of truth. It only would have been more fun coming from an upstart who got creative and had to jump on the snake first. Not that it really matters.

    It has the long Russian feel of some of the stuff our own ‘fake newser’ serves up. Sheep with short attention span might call it belaboring points but this grey style usually ends with clarification. Not always, but in the case of this author the style is used well.

    The last paragraph:

    From the sketchy reports that were carried over by some courageous sheep from across the White Wall, we hear that there was an endless multiplication of vegetarian wolves, of sheep thriving on wolf-meat, of sheep claiming to be half wolves, and wolves claiming to be quarter sheep and three quarters sheepdogs. Some even announced that they were grey, but those were quickly committed to a funny farm. The last rumor that came from behind the wall was that all the factions embarked on the bitter war with each other, and eventually within itself, with each animal claiming its own superiority. Who won in this battle, remained unknown.

    The whole thing.

    The Rise and Fall of the United Sheepdom (Tales From My Uncle’s Animal Farm)

    • K-Dog April 29, 2018 at 1:30 pm #

      fake fake newser

    • ozone April 29, 2018 at 4:26 pm #

      K-dog,
      An excellent and sharply pointed fable. Thanks.

      ” …But these warnings of the Greys were dismissed: you are too cynical, they were told, you’ve been abused by your wolves for too long so you cannot trust them, but our white wolves are different. They are exceptional, as the rest of us over here.”

      Ouch. There it is; myth exposed.

  66. janet April 29, 2018 at 5:05 pm #

    The first of the caravan arrived and were greeted by thousands of Americans with signs saying “Welcome, refugees” and “Welcome, immigrants”

    But of the 1,000 on the way only 185 arrived because liberal lawyers worked with them to prepare their cases for asylum proceedings.

    Only 185 had strong cases. The rest were encouraged by the liberal lawyers to stay in Mexico. A Christian nation of 340 million will have no problem assimilating 185 asylum seekers.

    “…show hospitality to strangers” (Hebrews 13:1-2)

    Thank God for liberals. The liberal immigration lawyers saved Homeland Security a lot of time by avoiding deportation proceedings and kept 80% of the caravan out of the USA.

    Welcome, refugees! Welcome refugees from Central America… where we created the conditions people are fleeing from with our support of dictators and misguided economic policies described by the confessions of an economic hit man.

    • Walter B April 29, 2018 at 6:01 pm #

      “where we created the conditions people are fleeing from with our support of dictators and misguided economic policies described by the confessions of an economic hit man.”

      I am not one that can argue against facts janet and what you put forth here is the honest truth. America has not done even a mildly decent job of sharing on this planet. If we DID and actually helped out those people in other lands instead of raping their countries and sending the loot back here, perhaps they would rather stay at home in the first place. Short sighted planning coupled with greed will destroy any and every civilization that it infects.

    • JohnAZ April 29, 2018 at 10:23 pm #

      Janet

      If you want to live in a populace of Central Americans, then why don’t you just move to Costa Rica. It is a beautiful place to visit and many US expatriates settle there. Me, I do not want the US diluted down to third world status. In the Bible, God instructed the Jews by Mosaic Law to accept foreigners as long as they assimilate to the Hebrew culture. But he still did not want intermarriage because of cultural contamination.

      These countries create their own problems with little dictators that the people create and follow, such as the Sandinistas. These groups are nothing but a bunch of thugs like the MS 13 group that exists now. Unfortunately, the US figures that they know best for these countries and our corporate elite connections take precedence. I note that in most of these interventions we cannot seem to avoid, we lose. Currently, Venezuela is a good example of how to handle these petty dictators. Ignore them, let socialism eat their lunch and be waiting in the wings to bail them out. Socialism will always lose, so be patient. And please do not try to import that socialistic crap into the US to destroy us. Be patient, this too shall pass. The only misguided policies are the ones that think that this absurd, ignorant, corrupt government can run anything economically.

      • janet April 29, 2018 at 11:25 pm #

        “If you want to live in a populace of Central Americans, then why don’t you just move to Costa Rica.” –John AZ

        Because I am American and I love America. I want my country to be enriched by the presence of Central Americans.

  67. Tate April 29, 2018 at 9:48 pm #

    4 indicted in cold case murder of CU grad student at lightrail station in 2009, April 26, 2018

    “An Arapahoe County grand jury has indicted four people on felony murder charges in connection to the shooting of University of Colorado engineering student Andrew Graham, who was found dead on the lawn of a home in Centennial on Nov. 6, 2009…

    “Clarissa Lockhart, Allen Deshawn Ford, Kendall Austin and Joseph Jamal Martin, all 26-years old, have been arrested and indicted on first-degree felony murder and racketeering charges in Graham’s death, sources say…

    denverpost.com/2018/04/26/andrew-graham-cold-case-murder/

    Suspects Identified In Andrew Graham Murder, Feb 17, 2010

    “An unsolved Centennial homicide could be linked to people also arrested for a series of racially motivated beatings in LoDo this summer, a law enforcement source confirmed…

    “At this time, investigators are not releasing the names of the suspects and no one has been charged…

    “There were 26 violent attacks between July 17 and Nov. 17 last year, but police did not publicly acknowledge the crime wave in the popular downtown entertainment district until 7NEWS requested crime records for the area on Sept. 3 — two months into the attacks…

    At the time, police spokesman Sonny Jackson said police did not alert the public of the possible threat earlier because “we have to have a pattern of behavior…” [Huh?!]

    thedenverchannel.com/news/suspects-identified-in-andrew-graham-murder

    [Those charged in 2018 were the same suspects in the 2010 story. New D.A., New Grand Jury.]

    • BackRowHeckler April 29, 2018 at 10:22 pm #

      If you want to see how bad lefty repression of the truth can be, read Solzhenitsyn’s “The Soul and Barbed Wire”.

      Trump is correct in everything he says about the mendacious, lying, deceitful American MSM.

      brh

      • JohnAZ April 29, 2018 at 10:27 pm #

        The MSM is the mouthpiece for the mendacious, lying, deceitful American Deep State. The idiot comedienne over the weekend who has been condemned by just about everyone is just a really good example.

  68. Sticks-of-TNT April 29, 2018 at 10:35 pm #

    CFN Shitizens,

    Although we’ve nearly flogged to death in days past the recent Starbucks brouhaha, I thought I’d close out the week, and almost month, with one more post for the benefit of our sparse Sunday night/early Monday morning audience, featuring a YouTube video commenting on the incident by the infamous Sargon of Akkad.

    His video is about three times longer than necessary to make its point, but I stuck it out and was rewarded with a scene late in the video in which a known black troll and prankster, went into Starbucks and demanded, and received (with extras!) free coffee as ‘reparations’ TO HIM, for the recent incident in Philadelphia. It was quite a sight to see the young white female Starbucks barista cheerfully fall all over herself in acquiescence to his demand for his just reward.

    To save time, once you get the gist of Sargon’s critique, you might want to fast forward to about the 14:00 mark, which features some predictable cuck-ing on the subject by white, female MSNBC commentators, who set the stage for the hilarious money shot segment of the black troll demanding his free ‘reparations coffee’ beginning @ 15:20:

    “Yes, Starbucks is Racist” youtu.be/TXQUAeGSVNU

    As one commenter posted, “You know a culture has achieved Maximum Cuck Level, when even black trolls begin to openly mock the wrist-slashing masochism.” In response to that comment, another posted, “We’ll soon be at the stage of black sacralization, where denying one congress with your wife is an act of white supremacy.”

    Black Lives Matter, indeed!

    •Sticks-of-TNT

  69. JohnAZ April 29, 2018 at 11:21 pm #

    Question

    Ronny Jackson. Why did a group of military officers come specifically to Rep. John Tester (D Montana) to spill their guts about all the bad things that he did to be excused from the VA job? Boy, does this sound like one of the biggest setups I have heard in a while. And why all at the same time, why not when he was appointed by Obama? Another successful smear campaign by the Deep State. The secret service has repudiated every charge that has been leveled.

    And what ever happened to due process, innocent until proven guilty. Whether Jackson or #me too victims, it would be nice if some one was convicted of something.prior to crucifying them. Not to the Left, obviously.

  70. janet April 30, 2018 at 1:49 am #

    “Bring them to your house.” –brh

    The great thing about immigrants from Central America is that they are hard working and will build their own houses. Concentration of immigrants is particularly high in some of the trades needed to build a home, like carpenters, painters, drywall/ceiling tile installers, brick masons, and construction laborers – trades that require less formal education but consistently register some of the highest labor shortages in the NAHB/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI) surveys and NAHB Remodeling Market Index (RMI). In some states, reliance on foreign-born labor is even more pronounced due to reluctance of native-born workers to actually work.

    • BackRowHeckler April 30, 2018 at 4:17 am #

      If they’re such great workers, why is it the places they come from are such unliveable, dystopic sh-tholes then?

      Why not stay home and rebuild your own country?

      For over 2 centuries we got pretty far without the benefit of cheap labor from Latin America.

      I’m not necessarily saying build a wall but why not deploy spools of barbed wire in depth along the border like on the western front in 1915? That should keep em out!

      brh

      • Pucker April 30, 2018 at 5:03 am #

        In my experience, the Central Americans are hard workers, but their dream is to get US Citizenship so that they can be lazy and work the system. And then retire in their home countries while collecting their US government checks.

      • FincaInTheMountains April 30, 2018 at 6:44 am #

        Our land is plentiful, but there is no order in it…

        That phrase according to the chronicle of The Tale of Bygone Years by Nestor, the ancient Russian historian of the Middle Ages, in 862 Slavic ambassadors told Rurik, Varangian (Viking) from the Rus tribe, the grandfather of Prince Hamlet, shortly after Slavs expelled Varangians from the northeastern lands of present-day Russia.

        en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rurik

    • akmofo April 30, 2018 at 6:54 am #

      You can’t have it both ways, Janet. Supply and demand is a function of price. If contractors are short of labor, pay more! There is no legitimate reason for people of Latin American origin to be in the US. Zero. Not political and not economic. The reason for this flood of the US has to do with the Vatican: Its long running purpose of turning any enlightened Protestant republic into a corrupt Roman Catholic feudal shithole.

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