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Trump declassifies Russia Collusion documents, Nunes among first to receive them

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Donald Trump
Coming as soon as Friday

On Tuesday The Gateway Pundit got word that President Trump was going to declassify all of the Russian hoax investigation documents.

We reported previously that Deep State operatives, including people inside the White House and ostensibly on "his" side, were urging the president to keep the information from the public.

In fact, President Trump promised several times that he would release everything on the Russian hoax before he left office.

Comment: Speculation was rife on the timing of impeachment charges:
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Vader

The Pentagon Speaks

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Army Chief of Staff Gen. Mark Milley
The Joint Chiefs of Staff have spoken. Issuing a remarkable memorandum to all members of the Armed Forces, the JCS have declared that Joe Biden will be the new president of the United States. The memo may have been not only one to military personnel but also to President Trump: No matter how convinced you are that the election was stolen from you, don't even think about remaining in power because we will ensure your forcible exit from the White House.

Unfortunately, relatively few people, including libertarians, comprehend that the Pentagon, along with the CIA and the NSA and, to a certain extent, the FBI, are the part of the federal government in which ultimate power is being wielded. They are the ones who are ruling the roost in America. That's why that memo is so important. It's declaring how things will be.

This overwhelming power is usually exercised behind the scenes in order to make Americans feel comfortable that their government is different from other national-security governments. While the national-security branch of the government is driving the overall direction America will take, especially with respect to foreign affairs, it permits the other three branches to maintain the appearance of power. The idea is to convince Americans that the federal government operates the same as a national-security state as it did when it was a limited-government republic.

Attention

Congresswoman claims office 'panic buttons' removed before Capitol riot as Dems demand investigation into 'suspicious activitity'

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Staff for Rep. Ayanna Pressley (D-Massachusetts) is claiming there is an investigation into office "panic buttons" being removed before the US Capitol riot while other Democrats are demanding a probe into "suspicious activity."

Democrats are leading the charge into conspiracy theories surrounding the siege of the US Capitol by supporters of President Donald Trump last week, with multiple claims that more could have been involved in the riot.

Pressley's chief of staff, Sarah Groh, has gained the attention of many social media users thanks to a Boston Globe interview this week where she alleged that panic buttons from the congresswoman's office had been removed without explanation or warning from her office, something she and Pressley discovered on the day of the riot.

"Every panic button in my office had been torn out — the whole unit," Groh said, adding that she and other staff had previously used the duress buttons and they had been regularly tested.

A spokesperson for Pressley said in a Wednesday statement that the issue is currently being investigated and new panic buttons were installed in the office the day after the protest.

Comment: See also:


USA

Americans are being divided as the war on 'domestic terror' expands

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Americans appear too divided and distracted to recognize that the architects of the Patriot Act and the failed War on Terror now have their sights set on the American homeland.

The first week of 2021 kicked off with chaos at the Capitol in Washington D.C. Was it a protest, a riot or an insurrection? Were there provocateurs, and if so, were they Antifa, the cops, and/or the Feds? As usual, everyone on the internet thinks they know the answer within ten minutes. Unfortunately, this genuinely leads to the spreading of unfounded theories - many based on nothing but speculation and emotion. But while the public is debating over theories and arguing amongst themselves, the newly emboldened Military Industrial Complex is eagerly anticipating the incoming Biden Administration as an opportunity to expand the War on Domestic Terror.

In the immediate aftermath of the "storming of the Capitol", the media pundits, intelligence community, and politicians began foaming at the mouth in excitement over the chance to push through Domestic Terror legislation. Michigan representative Elissa Slotkin, also former Acting Assistant Secretary of Defense and CIA analyst, said, "the post 9/11 era is over. The single greatest national security threat right now is our internal division. The threat of domestic terrorism." Slotkin went on to say that she urges the Biden administration to "understand that the greatest threat now is internal."


No Entry

Lockdown Britain turning into Stasi-ruled East Germany? No, in many ways it's worse

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L) A public health information sign during the spread of the coronavirus disease pandemic, London, Britain, January 7, 2021. REUTERS / Toby Melville; (R) The former Berlin Wall border crossing point Checkpoint Charlie in Berlin, Germany, March 22, 2020. REUTERS /
"I don't want to live in East Germany," says Nigel Farage in a new video in which he expresses concern at where Britain is heading. He has a point; I was in the DDR in 1989 and found it to be less oppressive than Britain today.

It started with stamps. My interest in the 'German Democratic Republic' began when a very nice lady called Frieda, who lived on our road when I was a child, started to give me her old East German stamps for my collection. She was from the DDR, and went every year to visit her elderly mother there. She told my mother she was followed by the secret police when she went back. My apolitical fascination with this rather mysterious 'Behind the Iron Curtain' country grew. I had a pen friend who lived in Karl-Marx-Stadt (Chemnitz), and we exchanged football pennants and stickers. In September 1989, I was finally able to visit. It was some experience.

Without wishing to brush over or downplay in any way the negatives, which I will go into, I found the country was a lot less grim than popularly portrayed. Perhaps that was partly due to the gloriously sunny weather. But it soon became clear to me that, despite living in a 'dictatorship', people could still enjoy happy, meaningful lives. I remember packed bars and restaurants (including one self-service cafeteria that was open all night at Erfurt station, where my friend and I spent our first night on wooden benches).

Comment: Expect all the above and worse to occur in the US once Biden is inaugurated.

See also: MindMatters: Interview with Rod Dreher: How to Survive the Coming Soft Totalitarianism


Black Cat

Bail fund promoted by Kamala Harris won't share records of alleged criminals it sprung from jail

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Amid violent riots, vice president-elect promoted cash fund that helped convicted rapist, accused murderer.

A bail fund promoted by Vice President-elect Kamala Harris that reportedly helped bail out several accused and convicted criminals — at least one with a markedly violent history — is refusing to share the records of the individuals it helped spring from jail in the midst of last year's deadly Black Lives Matter-led riots in Minnesota.

In June 2020, as violent unrest swept the country in the wake of Minneapolis resident George Floyd's death at the hands of city police, Harris — then two months away from being chosen as Joe Biden's running mate — tweeted out a link to the Minnesota Freedom Fund, which claims to "pa[y] criminal bail and immigration bonds for those who cannot otherwise afford to."


Comment: The story above and the following statements by Harris (stating that the Leftist political violence should continue) suggest she had no small part in helping it along. And yet no one holds this malevolent political animal to account.




Evil Rays

Yawn: House Dems briefed on 3 'terrifying' plots to overthrow government

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Capitol Police briefed Democrats on Monday night about three more potentially gruesome demonstrations planned in the coming days, with one plot to encircle the U.S. Capitol and assassinate Democrats and some Republicans.

On a private call Monday night, new leaders of the Capitol Police told House Democrats they were closely monitoring three separate plans that could pose serious threats to members of Congress as Washington prepares for Democrat Joe Biden's presidential inauguration on Jan. 20.

The first is a demonstration billed as the "largest armed protest ever to take place on American soil."

Another is a protest in honor of Ashli Babbitt, the woman killed while trying to climb into the Speaker's Lobby during Wednesday's pro-Trump siege of the Capitol.

And another demonstration, which three members said was by far the most concerning plot, would involve insurrectionists forming a perimeter around the Capitol, the White House and the Supreme Court, and then blocking Democrats from entering the Capitol ― perhaps even killing them ― so that Republicans could take control of the government.

The members of Congress whom HuffPost spoke to Monday night were extremely concerned by the call.

"It was pretty overwhelming," one member said.

Comment: Be terrified.


Stop

Fresh from censoring select voices before and after US election, Twitter howls 'HUMAN RIGHTS' as Uganda shuts down social media

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A supporter of Uganda President Yoweri Museveni is shown taking a selfie in front of a campaign poster for his re-election.
After banning the US president and other voices challenging Joe Biden's election victory, Twitter is aghast that Uganda has shut down the social media conversation two days before voters there go to the polls.

"We're hearing reports that internet service providers are being ordered to block social media and messaging apps," Twitter said on Tuesday. "We strongly condemn internet shutdowns. They are hugely harmful [and] violate basic human rights and the principles of the open internet."

With tens of thousands of conservative voices, including President Donald Trump, being banned by Twitter and other Big Tech platforms in recent days, the irony of the company's statement was not lost on critics. "Shutting down voices online is a violation of human rights in Uganda but necessary to protect democracy in America," Blaze TV host Lauren Chen tweeted.


Media critic Mark Dice said, "Maybe they don't want Twitter interfering in their election like you've done in the US."

Comment: Best response:




NPC

Pelosi uses list of gendered terms after introducing resolution to oppose them

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Last month, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi proposed a series of new House rules, including banning the use of gendered terms.

Instead of using "he" or "she," members would be required to use "member," "delegate," or "resident commissioner."

Similarly, instead of saying "father" and "mother," members would say "parent;" "brother" and "sister" would be replaced with "sibling."

But, in a speech Wednesday, she seemed to throw everything in that proposal away, doing the exact opposite.

"I stand before you as a wife, a mother, a grandmother, a daughter," Pelosi said while speaking on the House floor to demand Trump's impeachment.


The resolution Pelosi proposed just last month read: "Strike 'father, mother, son, daughter, brother, sister, uncle, aunt, first cousin, nephew, niece, husband, wife, father-in-law, mother-in-law, son-in-law, daughter-in-law, brother-in-law, sister-in-law, stepfather, stepmother, stepson, stepdaughter, stepbrother, step sister, half brother, half sister, grandson, or granddaughter' and insert 'parent, child, sibling, parent's sibling, first cousin, sibling's child, spouse, parent in-law, child-in-law, sibling-in-law, stepparent, stepchild, step-sibling, half-sibling, or grandchild.'"

Seems like the idea is easier said than done, Nancy.

Comment: Welcome to the new pseudo-reality, comrades. Good luck navigating the insanity.


Briefcase

Republican congresswoman to file impeachment articles against Biden immediately following inauguration

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Freshman Republican Congresswoman Marjorie Taylor Greene announced she'll file articles of impeachment against Joe Biden the day after his inauguration.

The Georgia Congresswoman announced her decision via Twitter and reiterated her promise on Newsmax, specifying her articles would impeach him for "abuse of power":


Greene added three hashtags to her tweet - including "#QuidProJoe" and "#BidenCrimeFamily" - which appear to invoke the former veep's son's host of corrupt, foreign business deals, often with the Chinese Communist Party.

Comment: By Democrat standards, Harris, Pelosi, and countless others should also be impeached. In fact, Trump was impeached for allegedly doing what these Democrats have been doing for ages - and he didn't even do what they claim he did. That's ideological paralogic for you.