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Political Violence: The Politicians Doth Protest Too Much

Political Violence: The Politicians Doth Protest Too Much

    by Thomas L. Knapp On January 7, the day after rioters entered the US Capitol and put hundreds of politicians to flight in support of Donald Trump’s wild-eyed election fraud claims, Wisconsins’s State Assembly passed a resolution. The money line: “[P]olitical violence in any form has no place in the American system of […]

Police Departments In Major Cities Refuse To Say How They Are Preparing For Potential Protests Surrounding Election Day

Police Departments In Major Cities Refuse To Say How They Are Preparing For Potential Protests Surrounding Election Day

  KAYLEE GREENLEE Reporter Police departments in major cities have not responded to requests about how they are preparing for potential protests and violence surrounding election day. Multiple cities have experienced extended periods of civil unrest including protests, riots, and extensive looting resulting in property damage and injury reports.  Around 1,000 members of the Texas […]

‘Organized Election Fraud’: 4 People, Including Texas County Commissioner, Charged In Mail Ballot Fraud Scheme

‘Organized Election Fraud’: 4 People, Including Texas County Commissioner, Charged In Mail Ballot Fraud Scheme

    PETER HASSON Editor Republican Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton announced charges Thursday against four people, including a county commissioner, for allegedly carrying out a mail ballot fraud scheme in the 2018 Democratic primary. Gregg County Commissioner Shannon Brown and three others “targeted young, able-bodied voters to cast ballots by mail by fraudulently claiming […]

Evildoers on the Loose

Evildoers on the Loose

By John Jay . There are many things I would like to say about all of the mass hysteria and rioting, and some other things, but I have only a limited amount of space to do so, so here goes:  . With all of the street terrorism going on around the country, via Antifa and other […]

California Prosecutor: ‘Need’ of Looters Should Be Considered When Mulling Charges

California Prosecutor: ‘Need’ of Looters Should Be Considered When Mulling Charges

BY ZACHARY STIEBER Prosecutors in a California county are being told to take into account the “need” of people accused of looting when deciding whether to file charges. New guidelines tell prosecutors at the Contra Costa County District Attorney’s Office to consider: “Was this theft offense substantially motivated by the state of emergency, or simply a theft offense which […]

Study: America Hit By Roughly 550 Violent Demonstrations In Three Months

Study: America Hit By Roughly 550 Violent Demonstrations In Three Months

By Jake Dima  Data gathered in a Thursday study suggested that the U.S. experienced nearly 550 violent demonstrations since May 26, the day after the death of George Floyd. The vast majority of U.S. states have experienced riots in the past three months with Wyoming, Idaho, Montana, Mississippi, West Virginia, Hawaii and Alaska being the only ones […]

Trump Tours Damage From Riots in Kenosha, Promises to Help Businesses Rebuild

Trump Tours Damage From Riots in Kenosha, Promises to Help Businesses Rebuild

BY ZACHARY STIEBER President Donald Trump on Tuesday met with business owners affected by the riots in Kenosha that took place last week in the Wisconsin city, along with law enforcement officials. The president flew to Illinois before being driven across state lines to survey damage inflicted by marauders that began on Aug. 23, hours after the police shooting […]

29 People, 2 With Loaded Guns, Arrested During Riot in Portland

29 People, 2 With Loaded Guns, Arrested During Riot in Portland

BY ZACHARY STIEBER Two people with loaded handguns were arrested during rioting in Portland overnight Sunday, just one day after a man was shot dead downtown. Unrest—primarily riots, broken up by occasional peaceful nights—has taken place in Oregon’s largest city since May 28. A crowd of about 150 people marched to the Penumbra Kelly Building, which houses the Multnomah […]

Portland Mayor Publicly Defies Trump’s Offer for Federal Aid, Blames President for Fatal Shooting

Portland Mayor Publicly Defies Trump’s Offer for Federal Aid, Blames President for Fatal Shooting

BY JACK PHILLIPS Portland Mayor Ted Wheeler publicly refused federal aid from President Donald Trump to stop rioting in his city and alleged that the president is responsible for the shooting of a right-wing protester in Portland on Saturday night. “It’s you who have created the hate and division,” Wheeler said. “What America needs is for you […]

Portland Mayor Blames Violence on Small Group, Says City Isn’t a ‘Dark Dystopia’

Portland Mayor Blames Violence on Small Group, Says City Isn’t a ‘Dark Dystopia’

BY ZACHARY STIEBER Portland Mayor and Police Commissioner Ted Wheeler on Wednesday blamed continuing violence on a “a few dozen individuals” who he said are hijacking the city’s proud tradition of protesting. “They’re intent on creating mayhem and attacking and harming people, not just property. That’s a line that we can’t allow our community to cross. Not […]

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