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The Carter Inception: How Jimmy Carter Abetted the World Trade Center Attack, Bush’s Invasion of Iraq, & the Development of a Nuclear Iran

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“In the Carter years, the United States was an international laughingstock. . . .  It was because, whether in Afghanistan, Iran, or Iraq—still the source of so many of our woes—the Carter administration could not tell a friend from an enemy.  His combination of naïveté and cynicism—from open-mouthed shock at Leonid Brezhnev’s occupation of Afghanistan to underhanded support for Saddam in his unsleeping campaign of megalomania—had terrible consequences that are with us still.  It’s hardly an exaggeration to say that every administration since has had to deal with the chaotic legacy of Carter’s mind-boggling cowardice and incompetence.”  —Christopher Hitchens

 

Outlining the Carter Legacy

It was Jimmy Carter who created the situation in the Middle-East that gave rise to al-Qaeda in Afghanistan, which, by turns, led to the attack on the World Trade Center, on 9-11-2001.

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It was Jimmy Carter who would betray the Shah of Iran in a move that would lead to the institution of an Islamic Iranian juggernaut, now on the verge of becoming the first megalomaniacal state-sponsor of nuclear terror in world history.

And it was Jimmy Carter, embarrassed by an Iranian hostage crisis, who did nothing to restrain Saddam Hussein from prosecuting the Iran-Iraq war, subsequently leading to Saddam’s acquisition of weapons of mass destruction (WMDs)—the existence of which was recently confirmed by the New York Times —that would require a US invasion, in order to secure them.

 

The Bush Blame-Game

The liberal mainstream media—who take their talking points from the Obama White House, via Media Matters, these days—are reluctant to address the seminal facts of Carter’s incompetence.  (You can always see the latest Obama-Administration talking points on display at the Media Matters web site; this is why CBS, NBC, ABC, and CNN all use the same key words and phrases.)  The media, instead, incessantly repeat the Big Lie that George W. Bush is to blame for everything that has gone awry in the Middle-East.

And, while Bush was far from an ideal president, to be sure, he did act in the best interest of our country on 9-11, showing exemplary leadership that was approved by 90% of Americans in the wake of the attack.  Bush took decisive action to close airports and tighten security at government buildings and military installations.

bush's_fault.jpgAlso, based upon correct intelligence, when it came to protecting America and the Middle-East from Saddam’s stockpile of weapons of mass destruction (WMDs), Bush was right to invade Iraq.  (Read the original New York Times article.)  Obama, the Democrats, and left-leaning journalists seem to have forgotten that Congress voted overwhelmingly that the intelligence should be accepted and that the president should be authorized to take military action, if doing so would serve the best interest of the country.  (Even John Kerry and Hillary Clinton voted for invasion, and thus were apparently no different from Bush in their judgment of the matter.)

 

Carter Creates a Foreign-Affairs Debacle

Carter made several ill-advised moves during his administration that were disastrous for America and her ability to project power in ways that could promote peace through strength.  Carter gave away the American Panama Canal, without negotiating much in return for it; Carter expressed a desire to remove US troops from South Korea, although the Republic of Korea was still under threat from the North; and Carter invited the Communist Sandinista leaders of Nicaragua to the White House, giving them $118 million dollars, regardless of their anti-Americanism and deplorable record on human rights.

All of these actions sent a signal of American weakness: 1) to the Russians, who felt their invasion of Afghanistan would be free from consequences with Carter in the White House; 2) to the Iranians, who felt nothing would happen to them as a result of taking American hostages; and 3) to the Iraqis, who decided they could attack Iran and obtain WMDs with impunity.

 

The Consequences of Carter’s Middle-Eastern Fecklessness

No longer wishing to fight the Cold War—and declaring a policy of permanent détente—Carter sat by, dumbfounded, as the Russians marched right into Afghanistan, after having concluded the SALT II strategic arms treaty with them.  The Russians would stay in Afghanistan for a decade, setting events in motion that would create the conditions for the future jihad murders of nearly 3,000 Americans in the World Trade Center.

After the Shah refused to go along with Carter-Administration corruption, in business dealings that would have illegally rewarded Carter’s friends , Carter abandoned the Shah of Iran, instructing his ambassador to call Ayatollah Khomeini, the exiled jihadist leader, “some kind of saint”, a signal of approval that precipitated the jihadist’s return to Iran and the resultant overthrow of the Shah.  The fleeing Shah’s subsequent entry into the US for cancer treatment brought about the taking of 52 American hostages by Iranian followers of Khomeini, in November 1979.  These hostages would not be released until the very day Ronald Reagan became president.

Carter lent legitimacy to the dictatorial regime of Saddam Hussein and did everything but actively green-light the Iraqi invasion of Khomeini’s Iran.  In order to bolster his war effort, Saddam obtained weapons of mass destruction from the Russians, which President George W. Bush would later feel compelled to secure through invasion.  (Read more about Iraq’s WMDs here.)

 

Closing Comments

We would not be arguing about ratification of a nuclear deal with Iran or Iran’s intentions to use nuclear weapons for the purposes of Islamic jihad, except for the fact that Jimmy Carter single-handedly brought about the rise of a jihadist/terrorist Iran as the hegemonic power of the Middle-East.  And, while Obama has certainly exacerbated matters to an incredible extent, the fact remains that, without Jimmy Carter’s Act I, Barack Hussein Obama’s Act II may never have existed.

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Fox News’ Harris Faulkner Addresses Cutting Off Newt When He Talked About Soros

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Fox News' Harris Faulkner Addresses Cutting Off Newt When He Talked About Soros

On Fox News, former Speaker of the House, Newt Gingrich was met with an awkward silence as he brought up the role of how billionaire left-wing financier George Soros is funding the election of left-wing prosecutors in many cities over the last several years.

“Look, the number one problem in almost all these cities is George Soros-elected, left-wing, anti-police, pro-criminal district attorneys who refuse to keep people locked up. Just yesterday they put somebody back on the streets who’s wanted for two different murders in New York City.”

As TWS reported here Fox News cut Newt off. Here’s Fox News Host Harris Faulkner’s explanation and it’s lacking.

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Fox News Silences Newt Gingrich From Explaining How George Soros Has Corrupted District Attorney Elections

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On Fox News, former Speaker of the House, Newt Gingrich was met with an awkward silence as he brought up the role of how billionaire left-wing financier George Soros is funding the election of left-wing prosecutors in many cities over the last several years.

His comments prompted the show’s co-hosts to confront him on why he was invoking the liberal philanthropist, which was their way of essentially trying to get him to stop talking about it.

However, Gingrich did not let up.

He argued that the rise in crime in many Democrat-run cities is partly the result of the election of many left-wing district attorneys who had received financial assistance from Soros. He said:

“Look, the number one problem in almost all these cities is George Soros-elected, left-wing, anti-police, pro-criminal district attorneys who refuse to keep people locked up. Just yesterday they put somebody back on the streets who’s wanted for two different murders in New York City.”

He continued: “You cannot solve this problem — and both [Kamala] Harris and [Joe] Biden have talked very proudly out what they call ‘progressive district attorneys’. Progressive district attorneys are anti-police, pro-criminal, and overwhelmingly elected with George Soros’s money.

“And they’re a major cause of the violence we’re seeing because they keep putting the violent criminals back on the street,” Gingrich said.

“I’m not sure we need to bring George Soros into this,” Francis replied.

“He paid for it,” Gingrich, who was obviously taken aback by the interruption. “I mean, why can’t we discuss that fact that millions of dollars….”.

“No he didn’t,” Harf interjected. “I agree with Melissa. George Soros doesn’t need to be a part of this conversation.”

“Okay, so it’s verboten,” Gingrich said, using the German word for “forbidden.”

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1,666 Uncounted Ballots From NJ Primary Found In A Bin

Hey, mail-in ballots, what could go wrong?

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1,666 Uncounted Ballots From NJ Primary Found In A Bin

Officials have counted 1,666 ballots from New Jersey’s July primary that were found last week in a “mislabeled” bin. The ballots are from Sussex County were placed in a “secure area” at the county election office and were not discovered until Thursday.

It continues to astonish me that ballots, even when kept in “secured areas” go missing and then “magically appear” months later. Leftists are prepping US citizens to accept ballots found after the election.

NBC:

Officials have counted more than 1,600 ballots from New Jersey’s July primary that were found last week in a “mislabeled” bin.

The 1,666 ballots from Sussex County were placed in a “secure area” at the county election office and were not discovered until Thursday, the New Jersey Herald reported.

After notifying the state of the error, the remaining votes were counted Saturday, said Board of Elections Administrator Marge McCabe. She said the newly tallied votes “did not change the outcome” of any races.

“The Board of Elections is confident that all ballots received have been processed and the security of all the ballots has remained in place,” McCabe said. More

This is exactly why Democrats want mail-in voting, and this is why Hillary Clinton said that Joe Biden shouldn’t concede under any circumstances. Whether or not those 1666 votes would have changed it, it means that there is legitimate cause to question the validity of the election.

President Trump will win by a huge landslide on election night because most pro-Trump voters will go to the polls since they don’t trust Democrats. Democrats will then try to argue that they have some unknowable number of mail-in votes that overturn the election. Nobody will believe them.

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TREASON? Gen. Mattis Considered Taking ‘Collective Action’ To Stop Trump

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James “Mad Dog” Mattis has never seen a war he won’t support. This put him squarely in conflict with President Donald Trump during his time as Defense Secretary, eventually leading to his departure from the position in early 2019. 

Now it is becoming clear that his departure was far less smooth than previously known, and could have ended violently, according to journalist Bob Woodward.

To preface, much of Bob Woodward’s new book, “Rage” is almost certainly fake news to smear the President. Woodward is known for launching these kinds of hit jobs to keep himself relevant. But there is a lot of evidence backing the claims made about Mattis.

In the book, Woodward claims that then-General Mattis often expressed his concerns about President Trump, believing he isn’t fit for the job he holds. In particular, he was known to air these grievances to former Director of National Intelligence Dan Coats.

Woodward cites one particular occasion, occurring during the heat of the 2017 conflict with North Korea. Woodward states that Mattis was at the Washington National Cathedral in prayer when he confided in Coats, suggesting that they may need to take action against Trump, saying:

“There may come a time when we have to take collective action” since Trump is “dangerous. He’s unfit.”

Considering both Mattis and Coats are among the highest ranking military officials, it is difficult not to interpret that as a threat of a military coup, as many on Twitter are stating.

Woodward is not the first to accuse Mattis of attempting to take down President Trump during his time in as Defense Secretary.

In 2019, Big League Politics published evidence of Mattis planning to challenge President Trump in the 2020 election during his final months in his position. Their report includes pictures of detailed notes taken by a political consultant who was approached about joining the team to launch the presidential bid.

So there is evidence showing that Mattis was not below working to undermine President Trump while working under him.

 

 

 

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15 Armed USPIS Agents from New York Sent to Arrest Triple Amputee War Hero Brian Kolfage

It’s a political hit.

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15 Armed USPIS Agents from New York Sent to Arrest Triple Amputee War Hero Brian Kolfage

Another US Government Abuse of Power! Two weeks ago war hero and triple amputee Brian Kolfage was arrested along with former Trump Chief Strategist Steve Bannon and two others for charges related to building a wall on the Southern Border. –TGP

Fifteen (15) members from the New York United States Postal Inspection Service (USPIS) showed up on Brian Kolfage’s doorstep to arrest him on the August 20, 2020. It took 15 USPIS officers to arrest a triple amputee war hero in a wheelchair!

The USPIS agents looked through his children’s rooms.

On the morning of August 20th at least five cars, all with New York state plates, showed up outside war hero Brian Kolfage’s house.  Out came 15 USPIS agents, armed and ready.  The agents no doubt thought through their actions on the long drive from New York to Florida.  They came prepared with guns, gloves and masks so COVID wouldn’t slow them down.

Kolfage states:

I’ve taken direct hits from mortars fighting for my country overseas, now I’m taking mortars from a politically corrupted and weaponized judicial system who has made it their #1 goal to target all Trump associates. With reckless regard for the constitution they have set out on a mission to destroy people’s lives by intimidation through a weaponized mainstream media platform that regurgitates and tries defendants in the court of public opinion before facts are even known. This is not the type of freedom I raised my right hand to defend, this is totalitarianism to take political prisoners.

They are coming after us for one reason, we embarrassed them, we proved that Americans wanted border security. ‘We the people’ then built the wall and cut off major human smuggling routes. We showed Americans that we can accomplish the “impossible” with a little good old fashioned hard work. Everything we accomplished went against the tainted beliefs of these socialists from NY who are after us. They want the permanent political class to stay in power. And in order to achieve that they need globalism and open borders to keep the power on their side.

When the facts come out over the next few months they are going to have to drop this case; it’s that’s simple, this case is 100% TAINTED by political motivations. That’s why they timed it to the eve of the Republican National Convention, just as Steve Bannon was beginning to advise the Trump Campaign again.

You can donate to Brian’s fund to cover his legal expenses here.

No wonder the USPS can’t turn a profit. Arresting one person probably cost them $100,000 when they could have just called him and asked him to come in.

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New York Gov. Cuomo: Trump Had ‘Better Have An Army’ To Protect Him If He Comes To NYC

Sounds like a threat.

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New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo: “He better have an army if he thinks he’s gonna walk down the street in New York. New Yorkers don’t want to have anything to do with him.”

Liberals just never learn. Don’t challenge the president because he enjoys it. 

NY Post:

New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Wednesday all but threatened President Trump’s safety if he returns to New York City in a rant responding to an exclusive story by The Post that Trump is looking to pull federal funds from “lawless” cities including New York.

Cuomo called an emergency press briefing within a half-hour on Wednesday night to tear into Trump for the order, which cites New York’s rising murder rate and defunding of the NYPD.

“He better have an army if he thinks he’s gonna walk down the street in New York. New Yorkers don’t want to have anything to do with him,” the Democrat said, all but threatening the commander-in-chief.

But Cuomo — who, like Trump, hails from Queens — wasn’t done. “He can’t have enough bodyguards to walk through New York City, people don’t want to have anything to do with him.” More

So think about this for a minute. Gov. Andrew Cuomo says the POTUS would need an army to walk the streets of NY. What a rousing endorsement of his and De Blasio’s policies and there effect in New York.

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Trump Supporter Kicked In The Head By Black Lives Matter Rioter

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Trump Supporter Kicked In The Head By Black Lives Matter Rioter

A Trump supporter was kicked in the head by a Black Lives Matter rioter while flat on his back. The cheap shot took place during the president’s visit to Kenosha, a week after the Wisconsin city was devastated by riots.

Here’s the video of the “mostly peaceful” event.

The Blaze:

While WDJT-TV characterized things as “mostly peaceful” Tuesday as President Donald Trump visited riot-ravaged Kenosha, Wisconsin, one incident caught on camera proved anything but.

As Trump supporters and protesters gathered near the courthouse to express their views, the station said most banter between the groups was disrespectful and heated.

Trump supporters were angry about rioting and looting in the wake of the police-involved shooting of a black man, Jacob Blake, that captured attention nationwide.

“Does Black Lives Matter give them opportunity to burn a town down?” one Trump supporter said, according to WDJT. “No. Is that what they represent? I’m against it for that reason.”

As tensions boiled over video caught the moment when a Trump supporter — who was flat on his back amid a physical altercation — was kicked in the head by a Black Lives Matter militant. More

A second video caught what happened next as it appeared some of the victim’s adversaries tried to prevent further damage and let him get up and walk away. As he did, one person from the group can be heard melodically chanting — in childlike style — “He just got his a** beat! He just got his a** beat!”

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