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The Basic Division That's Dividing Americans In This Country Is In Front Of Our Faces
While this is being orchestrated and accomplished on multiple fronts, the biggest thing is being done in front of our faces as the lines are drawn, either in or out...agree with Trump and MAGA or you are the enemy of the country.
In this country we are Americans, as an american we have a voice, a government by the people for the people. It is not okay for a party with diminishing numbers to continue to control government through cheating.
But the worst thing we are seeing is a president that uses the ultimate in divisive language and terms, he calls anyone who doesn't agree with him and his policies the enemy. Media that doesn't agree with him is called false, he literally refers to mainstream media as the enemy of the people.
As president Trump represents all Americans, including the majority that did not vote for him. Those who support him are certainly not special, they do not have super powers of insider knowledge that the rest of Americans do not. It is not okay to selectively set policies that affect one demographic over another, or damage or favor one group over another.
Dems never called the right or republicans the enemy of Americans or the country. What makes this country great is the way we treat all people, including gays and other ethnic groups. The very most important thing to protect in a society is it's minorities, it's weaker groups that don't have a voice.
The words "enemy of the people" are words of division, hatred, and fear, and they result in violence against the perceived enemy. These words can only work once a core group of "the people" has been defined, the people who have an enemy that can be defined.
These are dangerous words, and no president should ever be allowed to spew those words of division. Every single dictator in the world has had a group of supporters, and there are common denominators...
...they are confused as to what the truth in news is about
...the dictator tries to control the message and centralize the "real news"
...supporters are referred to as the elite, the special ones who get it
...everyone who doesn't support the people are the enemy, there comes a time when the enemy of the dictator says enough and the dictator needs the real support of the people
Anyone using their heads will realize that no mainstream news source can possibly be wrong and lying about everything...and when the official state's news source such as FOX is caught wrong about serious things it should give people pause to be a bit more discriminate about what else they might be wrong about. More importantly you need to know that not everyone who disagrees with Trump and his policies is the enemy of Trump supporters or the country.
I have never called any republican including hard right wingers my enemy. I have an awareness of the dynamics of controlling people and influencing their ability to know fact from fiction, and I am not willing to call other Americans the enemy no matter how misguided they are.
This use of the words enemy of the people and america needs to stop. It fuels hatred and violence.
OMG the Democrats in total destruction mode
I can’t believe these democrats there coming for your guns they are destroying America with passing legislation for background checks. The right wing is livid they can’t believe that democrats are trying to create background checks to save our children in classrooms.
Why would democrats do this just to save a few kids they want to take my gun.
New Compromise deal is a joke....NO DEAL!!!!!
Possible deal is 1,375 Billion for 55 miles of Border Wall...President asked for 5.6 Billion for 325 miles of Border Wall....You do the math...I really hope President is NOT going to sign this awful deal!!!
Nancy Pelosi Tries to Quote the Bible, Fails Miserably
Nancy Pelosi Tries to Quote the Bible, Fails Miserably
House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s favorite Bible passage, one she has shared again and again over the past 11 years, speaks of serving others and ministering to those who can’t help themselves. She has shared this passage on Earth Day to convince others of the need to combat global warming, and more recently quoted it again when speaking about immigration:
“The Bible tells us in the Old Testament, ‘To minister to the needs of God’s creation is an act of worship. To ignore those needs is to dishonor the God who made us.'”
This sounds fantastic and all, but there’s just one problem — no part of the Bible says this. According to Slate magazine, Pelosi has repeatedly “quoted” this made up passage when speaking about endangered species, immigrants, Catholic schools and more.
When asked to clarify, Pelosi indicated that she thought the passage was from the Old Testament, but could not state definitively where. This makes sense, because this is not an actual Bible passage.
“I can’t find it in the Bible but I quote it all the time,” the Speaker said.
According to the Congressional Record, Pelosi has shared this passage more than 10 times from the House floor alone. Her first incidence of faux-Biblical quoting was in 2002, and was even called out for the inaccuracy of her statement and source in 2008, but continues to pull this passage out when she feels the situation calls for it.
“I can’t find it in the Bible but I quote it all the time, and I keep reading and reading the Bible. I know it is there someplace,” Pelosi said, speaking to the Council for Christian Colleges and Universities last week. “It’s supposed to be in Isaiah, but I heard a bishop say to minister to the needs of God’s creation is an act of worship. To ignore those needs is to dishonor the God who made us.”
The Speaker continues to insist this passage does in fact come from the Bible, despite not being able to locate it in any version – and despite being told by religious leaders and scholars that it is not an accurate quote or passage.
“It’s in there somewhere in some words or another, but certainly the spirit of it is there,” Pelosi said. “And that we all have a responsibility to act upon our beliefs and the dignity and worth of every person.”
Professor of Old Testament at Northern Baptist Theological Seminary Claude Mariottini, called the passage “fictional,” saying: “It is not in the Bible. There is nothing that even approximates that.”
Pelosi seems convinced that repeating the passage and calling it Biblical will be enough to convince others that the quote is real, despite evidence to the contrary.
~ Liberty Planet
How Many Showed Up For Beto ?
Trump is killin' it in El Paso.
Anybody heard anything about Beto's rally ?
If you believe in Heaven....consider this
Grocery Store Ad in Arizona
Senate Bill Regarding Late Term Abortion Passed
Merriam-Webster defines viability pertaining to human life as:
the capability of a fetus to survive outside the uterus
There have been 3 human beings who were delivered successfully in their 22nd week...
This is tangible proof that human beings have a viable capacity to survive outside the uterus...
I'm an Constitutional Conservative Atheist, and I don't believe Federal Government Officials should be Legislating and Adjudicating Abortion, but they do... And because they do, I believe they must Legislate and Adjudicate based on a viable capacity of human life to survive outside the uterus...
And the 116th Senate's Bill S.311 - the Born-Alive Abortion Survivors Protection Act - has been Introduced and is well within the timeline of a proven viable capacity of human life to survive outside the uterus...
And yes, I''m purposely redundant in the "viable capacity" statement, so you don't have to hammer me for it...
That woman continues to go way, way too far. The Republicans and what is left of the Democrats should put serious sanctions against the Somalian witch. Send her back to Somalia or, at least, to St. Paul.
Do you have to ask? Really?
I am, and always have been an independent man. I depend on my wife, kids, and dog. My government insults me. Even now.
Things are changing.
I'm proud to be an American!!
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