R3publicans/BLS: Americans Spend More on Taxes Than Food and Clothing Combined

By Terence P. Jeffrey | August 30, 2017 | 12:18 PM EDT

(CNSNews.com) – Americans on average spent more on taxes in 2016 than they did on food and clothing combined, according to data released this week by the Bureau of Labor Statistics. (BLS)

The same data also shows that in three years—from 2013 to 2016—the average tax bill for Americans increased 41.13 percent.

read more at https://www.cnsnews.com/news/article/terence-p-jeffrey/bls-average-family-tax-bill-increased-411-4-years

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R3publicans: Nurse forcibly arrested for not allowing cop to draw blood of unconscious patient (VIDEO)

Bodycam video shows a Salt Lake City police detective grabbing a frightened nurse and twisting her arm before handcuffing her at University Hospital, all because she cited policy not allowing him to draw blood from an unconscious patient.

“I’m just trying to do what I’m supposed to do,” nurse Alex Wubbels explained to Detective Jeff Payne on July 26. Video of her violent arrest was released by the Salt Lake Tribune late Thursday.

view at https://www.rt.com/usa/401670-nurse-arrested-blood-draw-unconscious-patient/

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R3publicans: US Used Diplomatic Flights to Arm Terrorists in Syria

With a little help from Azerbaijan

Jason Ditz
Mon, Aug 28, 2017

A Bulgarian reporter has uncovered evidence that the United States and its allies, notably Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates, have been using Azerbaijan’s Silk War Airlines to ferry entire planeloads of weapons to Syrian militants, some of which ended up in the hands of al-Qaeda’s Nusra Front.

Some 350 different flights, all labeled “diplomatic” flights to avoid being searched for weapons, were sent into the area, generally carrying arms purchased in Eastern Europe, so as to disguise the country that was actually sending them.

read more at http://russia-insider.com/en/politics/us-used-diplomatic-flights-arm-terrorists-syria/ri20766
and http://www.zerohedge.com/news/2017-08-28/journalist-interrogated-fired-story-linking-cia-and-syria-weapons-flights

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R3publicans/Set Free Now: Last of the Last Days

It is easy to tell things are getting shaky for statist Christian leaders and political activists, when they resort to trotting out the fake Romans 13 card. We’ve been hearing a lot about that lately, even in the mainstream press. It always means the “sheep” need to be subdued and herded back into their pen – back into the bubble of state approved thought.

Here is a tongue in cheek but accurate paraphrase of the passage from the UTV or “Unauthorised Totalitarian Version” (taken from the article, “Rights, Liberties and Romans 13“) which attempts to “translate” not so much the actual text, but the way many Christian leaders have drummed it in:

read more at https://setfree.now.im/last-of-the-last-days/

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R3publicans: To the Barricades!

We Will At Least Be Less Bored
Fred Reed • August 24, 2017

Katie, bar the ever-lovin’ door. Compromise seems a forlorn hope in today’s strange version of America. Anger runs too deep. All that is left is to choose sides. We will then see whether the country sinks—continues sinking–into a Soviet future already largely upon us, or we see armed mobs battling in the streets.

read more at http://www.unz.com/freed/to-the-barricades/

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R3publicans: The Insidious Libertarian-to-Alt-Right Pipeline

The Insidious Libertarian-to-Alt-Right Pipeline

Matt Lewis, The Daily Beast, August 23, 2017

Libertarianism has an alt-right problem. Many prominent leaders of the alt-right have, at some point, identified as libertarian. I am curious as to… why?

Milo Yiannopoulos has billed himself (and has been billed by others) as libertarian. About a year ago, he came clean about that. According to Business Insider, the alt-right troll Tim Gionet (aka “Baked Alaska”) formerly “identified as a carefree, easygoing libertarian” who “supported Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul’s bid for the White House, firmly opposed the war on drugs, and championed the cause of Black Lives Matter…”

read more at https://www.amren.com/news/2017/08/insidious-libertarian-alt-right-pipeline/

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