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Saturday, February 13, 2016

We lose a Conservative Justice - Scalia Dead at 79


Senior U.S. Supreme Court Associate Justice Antonin Scalia found dead at West Texas ranch

http://www.mysanantonio.com/news/us-world/article/Senior-Associate-Justice-Antonin-Scalia-found-6828930.php

  Will Obma have time to nominate one of his own?

 

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A Muslim Walks Into a Christian Restaurants and Stabs Four People With a Machete


I wonder if he's a moderate Muslim.

Or maybe he's one of those Muslims who has NOTHING TO DO WITH ISLAM?

I don't know. I'm at a loss.

From the Last English Prince:

The FBI and Watchful Neglect

Mohamed Barry made radical statements. The Friendly Brethren took a look at the man. He was placed on a watch list. He then entered the grey zone known as “watchful neglect”.
Watchful neglect is a term used by those in the medical profession. It denotes the posture of a physician who knows something is wrong with a patient but declines to intervene.
Instead, the physician merely observes the patient. The trick is not to observe until the client declines so rapidly that you lose control of the health outcome. When you lose control, you are leveled with charges of malpractice.
Sound familiar? The Friendly Brethren undoubtedly do a great job with  some of their asylum seekers.  But there are those that break out of the asylum to engage machete attacks on innocent people munching on a sandwich at a Mediterranean Grill owned by an Israeli-Arab American.
When the story broke I noted a strange silence. There was not a quick appearance by family members with their lawyers to distance themselves from the actions of the one. It made me think the perpetrator was a lone wolf in more ways then one:  Lone wolf and single-entry visa into America.  Ask yourself. Why was he given the gift of entry to America?   Because he was poor and from Somalia, a Muslim? Because he was poor, Somalian and deranged?
Take one minute and envision the carnage in slow motion. Please. Take one minute. I grew up in Mexico and machetes were used to cut sugar cane. They can also cut into  bone. Imagine being within the small space of the Nazareth grill seated in one of the booths meant for two. Imagine being assaulted with a machete by a Somalian who had no real business, talent, ethical framework, nor reason, to be granted his wish of living in a place called Blessing. But we did import a Curse.
Take a few more moments and activate your thought life.  There were parents and children who fled the restaurant. Imagine watching a child being hacked to death.
Do you believe that watchful neglect is a good model of business?
Don’t worry. The story is already buried. Before the wounds heal, before the discharge from the hospital, media wants you to forget about Mohamed Barry.
You will forget… until children are killed. That is my prognosis.
Swofford never forgets.

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In Egypt, anime conventions are run by Islamist mindsets

The Haaretz paper has a sugarcoated article on how participants in anime/manga conventions in Egypt go about:
EgyCon was the brainchild of Islam Risha, 27, the self-proclaimed “godfather of Egyptian anime events.” He is a big bear of a man with a charming baritone and zebibah (the marking on the forehead of devout Muslims).

Risha discovered anime 10 years ago, when he walked into a cyber café and became intrigued by a bunch of hirsute men watching cartoons. After peeking over their shoulders for a bit, he was hooked. He began connecting Egyptian anime-lovers through Facebook and organizing small get-togethers – the second of which took place one day after the Arab spring protests broke out at Tahrir Square on January 25, 2011.

“The country was having a revolution, but we were sitting somewhere else talking about anime,” Risha recalls. “We didn’t care.”
First, I wouldn't take that part about "not caring" about the "Arab spring" at face value. That could be taqqiya, and what if some of the local otakus took part in all those riots?

Now, here's an example of how Islam is not left at the door of anime fandom there:
Doha, 27, is dressed as Ahri, a voluptuous fox-lady with nine white tails and flowing blue hair from the video game “League of Legends.” But instead of showing cleavage and wearing a miniskirt, she is modestly wrapped in a long-sleeved dress over thick white leggings.
Gee, in that case, why be a fan at all? Surely the character's styling and what the creators stand for goes against her thinking?
It was only when Egyptians gained access to the natural habitat of the otaku – the Internet – that they learned about the broad subculture that surrounds manga. But in Egypt, access to the Internet is not widespread, so to be a manga fan usually requires being financially well-off.

“It’s a matter of social classes,” explains Noor, 18, who wears a hijab and a hoodie from “Avenger.” (Many of those interviewed for this article asked that only their first names be used for reasons of privacy.) “The majority of Egypt is poor,” she says, “and doesn’t have access to culture or the Internet.” So the otaku are middle class? “Upper-middle,” she laughs.
The reason internet access isn't so easy to get in Egypt is because of the religious/socialist structure - coupled with anti-western hostility - that's rendered the country poor. And it wouldn't surprise if there's mutawa (religious authorities) still prevalent around Egypt who'd persecute the attendants for taking up hobbies that represent democratic countries, or anything they consider anathema to Islam. Speaking of which:
Cosplay can be a costly hobby, especially without local specialty stores. Most costumes at EgyCon are handmade, with a few purchased from Amazon (reluctantly, admits one participant, because it represents the West). The attendees all enjoy a level of social comfort; one of them, Ziad, 17, says he travelled to Japan recently on a family vacation.

Content broadcast on state television is subject to censorship; parts of shows that might offend the country’s more pious Muslims are scrapped. “In Egypt, the government has to watch a show before airing it,” Noor explains. “When we watched ‘Detective Conan,’ there would often be missing scenes, and some episodes weren’t broadcast at all.” But the Internet has given Egyptians access to newer, edgier and, more importantly, uncensored shows.
When some early anime products were subject to editing in the USA, it was never anything as severe as this. I have no doubt, however, that what enraged the Islamic censors had to do with sexuality, whereas in the USA, it would be more along the lines of jarring violence, and even in the early phases, there were plenty of anime series full of that. Don't be surprised if a lot of those situations remain intact over in Egypt.
At EgyCon, there is no contradiction between faith and fantasy: the overwhelming majority of otaku are practicing Muslims. Men excuse themselves to pray during the salat (the five obligatory daily prayers) and women have skillfully incorporated the basic dress codes of Islam (covering their hair; not showing skin above the wrists or ankles) into their cosplays. Even women in full-body niqabs make it work, dressing up as masked characters, robed sages or ambiguous ninjas.

However, the competing forces of the precepts of Islam and the cultural trends of Japanese otaku – which can be sexually suggestive – do create some tensions.

Abdul, 17, who is dressed as the ninja Kakashi from “Naruto,” is clearly upset about how some women don’t wear a hijab for their cosplay because they want to look more like the Japanese.

“It’s just not right,” he says. “You can’t be a Muslim only on the days you feel like it ... I love anime and come here to show my love for it, but we also have our own culture. We should also celebrate and be proud of it.”
And there we have further proof how there's Islamists in Egypt who won't put their differences aside and recognize the legitimacy of sexuality. Who think the "culture" they go by is something to be proud of. And, who think beauty is bad. I'm sorry, but anybody that opposed to creativity and freedom is not a real otaku.
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Fragments of a Prayer

From the modern Classical music composer, John Tavener

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In case you can't tell, THIS IS HOW I FEEL TODAY


It's a nice day to START AGAIN

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HINT-Bernie and Trump voters are not low information voters

I see pundits and other candidates STILL hovering around the idea that if they can just get their message out about what Trump and Bernie really are, they can end this foolishness.

Trump voters are typically stereotyped one way or the other as wife beating, beer drinking, toothless, flag waving, quasi-bigoted, football watching, truck driving, rifle carrying, deer killing, bass catching, morons.

Bernie voters are stereotyped as immature, idealist, or commissar like, authoritarian inclined, boy chasing, safe space needing, college dwelling, communist and or socialist stooges.

But these voters know what they see, and know what the premier issues are, and cannot be shaken off their candidates because they have ESTABLISHED THEIR PRIORITY.


They have done so and cannot be shaken because when they open their eyes every morning, this is what they see:

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I’m not looking for signs of the end of civilization, they just keep SMACKING ME in the face

Open-air urinals in S.F. park ‘disgusting,’ critics say

Go read it.
The point is that rather than do the work to ensure public health and decency are maintained, let’s just piss in public in a park, next to a train stop.


Next month we’ll have mugging booths where mugger and victim can find a safe space to facilitate the redistribution of goods in order to achieve social justice, now that we finally have urinal justice
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Ideology Maintained Against the Facts Becomes THEOLOGY - FREE TRADE

I will say this again in case new readers are coming here from twitter-

Free Trade as a part of Conservative Ideology has failed in the real world

All we have achieved is the export of jobs, careers, manufacturing, engineering R&D overseas to the lowest labor and tax costs and now those who used to come here for education and expertise are going ELSEWHERE.

We can lament all we want about the effects of Smoot Hawley once upon a time, but while the conservative ideologues (and no one can call me a ‘progressive’) insist on free trade, we are now buying foreign digital components for our military not because they are cheap, but because WE DON’T HAVE THE MANU FACILITIES.

Trying to stamp one’s feet and insist on the import of all this engenders a reaction which is like falling in to a vat of lukewarm oatmeal and then trying to swim while silently screaming
We should insist that FREE TRADE means among those with SIMILAR WORKING CONDITIONS, and then ALSO set the CIA to ensure that overseas workers take their lives in to their own hands.

When Bernie and Trump agree IT SIGNIFIES.

Next chapter(s) in FREE TRADE (CNN and Breitbart):

Carrier Air Conditioning (with HUGE older manu in Syracuse NY) ..a division now of United Technologies.

Carrier workers’ rage over move to Mexico caught on video

Workers at the Carrier manufacturing plant in Indianapolis were caught on video booing and jeering after being told that the plant would be relocated to Monterey, Mexico.
A YouTube video showed Chris Nelson, the company’s president, delivering the news on Wednesday. The plant employs roughly 1,400 people.
Nelson said it was “strictly a business decision” that was made in order to “stay competitive and protect the business for the long term.”
At one point, the crowd became so boisterous that Nelson was forced to plead with the workers to get them to listen.
“I’ve got information that’s important to share as part of the transition,” Nelson can be heard saying.
Sure, severance.

Nor is this the only one this week.

Ford Shifting Future Auto Production To Mexico As Obama Signs Pacific Trade Deal

Just as President Barack Obama’s deputy signed the unpopular Trans Pacific Partnership free-trade deal during an election year, Ford Motor Company has announced it will doubling production capacity at a Mexico factory, instead of enlarging U.S. factories.
The new factory will manufacture hybrid autos with gasoline and electric engines, whose development has been partly funded by U.S. taxpayers via federal research programs.
According to The Wall Street Journal, Ford is planning to build 500,000 vehicles at its new Mexican factory, starting in 2018. That is double Mexico’s 2015 production.
Ford has begun to build a new factory in San Luis Potosí, Mexico, to assemble several models including, a new model meant to rival Toyota’s Prius hybrid vehicle. In turn, U.S.-based plants will focus on light trucks and sport-utility vehicles.
Insiders say Ford will spend $1 billion to build the expansion factory in Mexico. That’s in addition to the $2.5 billion already earmarked for expansion in the neighboring nation.
If Trump had not blatted in a way that singled out a religion, and instead sought to achieve what we all know he wanted (improved security for the people) voting for him would be compulsory just on this issue.

And if you are a progressive, then you MUST vote for Bernie on this basis.

Want your kids to have CHALLENGING CAREERS instead of selling insurance to each other until they can’t stand it?

It’s the economy which builds the disposable income of the middle class, raising the ocean level, which then allows govt revenue to build the military

THIS IS THIRD GRADE STUFF

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UPDATED - Germany's immigration commissioner is Muslim, Her Brothers Support the Islamic Republic of Iran and Hizballah

MODERATE MUSLIM

Germany's immigration commissioner is Muslim

Aydan Özoğuz, Germany's Commissioner for Immigration, is a Turkish Muslim. 

She became a German citizen in 1989. 

According to her government website from 2004 to 2009 she was a member of the Board of Trustees of the Islamic-Science Education Institute ( IWB ) or Islamisch-wissenschaftlichen Bildungsinstituts.

During her university years, she was member of the Turkish Student Society in Hamburg, and served as its chairperson for two years.

Though born in Hamburg, her parents are Turkish. She is Turkish. She is also a Muslim.

UPDATE"Her brothers Yavuz Özoğuz and Gürhan Özoğuz, both staunch and avowed admirers of the Islamic Republic of Iran and Hizballah, run the Islamist internet site Muslim-Markt. Aydan Özoğuz distanced herself from her brothers on their radical Islamist viewpoints in a newspaper interview in October 2011"
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Scuzlim (?) Attacks Man With Machete


From the Last English Prince:
The suspect asked the owner about his identity and he replied Israeli Christian (I believe he is an Arab Christian). Thirty minutes later, the machete attack. That thirty minutes gave him enough time to pray, of course. But we will never know about THAT. He will have prayed prior to the attack. 
He may have also perfumed himself with camphor, based on the Qur'an and theology of the shaheed and paradise. And... he may have been seated under a radical imam. I mean who from Somalia should give a shit about Israel unless they have been programmed with the same. 
I posted on PJ media. I do not believe in watch lists nor exploitation platforms at this point. I believe in rapid identification and removal of threat. Remove the lowest level, and then remove the next lowest level. PJ media opines (unconfirmed) that he was on a watch list. 
Lock up "the watchers" sez I. Watching is too passive if threat has already been confirmed or highly suspected. Islamic threat requires aggression and confrontation. The Israeli model better suits the times, albeit they are suffering knife attacks as of late.
GO READ MORE AT THE LAST ENGLISH PRINCE. 
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Friday, February 12, 2016

Tony Joe White
Montreux Jazz Festival 2013



- Undercover Agent For The Blues
- Do You Have A Garter Belt?
- Roosevelt And Ira Lee
- Tell Me Why?
- Holed Up
- Rainy Night In Georgia
- The Gift
- Gypsy Epilogue
- Polk Salad Annie

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France to Shut Down 100 to 160 Mosques; War-grade Weapons Found in Some


Another reason Trump is likely correct on Muslim "Migrants".

France to Shut Down 100 to 160 Mosques; War-grade Weapons Found in Some
... the French government recently raided Muslim houses of worship in the country and found “one third of the quantity of war-grade weapons that are normally seized in a year,” as Interior Minister Bernard Cazeneuve put it. 
The mosques implicated themselves “because they are run illegally without proper licenses, they preach hatred, or use takfiri speech," Hassan El Alaoui, one of France’s chief imams, told Al Jazeera on Wednesday; “takfiri” speech is that which levels accusations of apostasy at other Muslims. 
El Alaoui also reported that the government will shut down between 100 and 160 mosques, approximately five percent of the nation’s 2,600 total. 
In addition, authorities searched 2,235 Muslim businesses and homes and arrested 232 individuals. [S]everal of these [100-plus] mosques have been raided, revealing a "staggering" number of weapons and ammunition. 
Sunday, authorities conducted a raid on a mosque in Lagny-sur-Marne, 18 miles east of Paris, and uncovered 334 weapons and a large quantity of 7.62mm Kalashnikov ammunition, along with ISIS propaganda videos. 
Police also turned up recordings of chants "glorifying the martyrs of jihad linked to the terrorist organization Jabhat al-Nusra," the Syrian branch of Al-Qaeda. The chants were found among teaching materials for youth in a madrassa, or private religious school for boys, connected to the mosque. 
Although this story has not been widely reported, it should further fuel debate about the nature of Islam and the effects of wide-scale Muslim migration into the West. 
This has been a major topic recently, with presidential contender Donald Trump suggesting that Muslim immigration should be suspended until we can “figure out what's going on.”
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Cruz, you REALLY screwed up, and it’s on YOU

One of the curses on modern conservatism, libertarianism and counter sharia/jihad is that it seems to be all to easy for true racists to hide among those who truly believe and camouflage themselves FOR A WHILE.

When this fails you get to a see a hopeful leader revealed as incompetent, foolish, or tolerant of the intolerance of racism and therefore 100% unacceptable.

I am not going to deal with the other side and their camouflaging centrally controlled govt coercion and social engineering behind the word LIBERAL, today

Ron Paul famously hit this wall over Stormfront’s Don Black

Trent Lott hit this wall and it ended his career.

Exceptional and SIGNIFYING was Ronald Reagan telling David Duke to STUFF his support and money

Nor is the so called Liberal side immune from this as we have seen with Mr. Jackson’s ‘Hymietown’ and the frankly racist Mr. Farrakhan

Now we have a man named Mike Bickle. From the Gospell Herald
Despite public pressure, Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz isn’t distancing himself from the endorsement of International House of Prayer director Mike Bickle, an Evangelical pastor who characterized military dictator Adolf Hitler as “a hunter sent by God to go after Jews who don’t to convert to Christianity.” Although Jewish groups are asking Cruz campaign managers to denounce Bickle’s interpretation of scripture, a senior advisor to Cruz, Nick Muzin, welcomed Bickle’s support in a statement published Thursday (Feb. 11)  in the Jewish Journal.
Both the Anti-Defamation League and the National Jewish Democratic Council, according to a report in the Jewish Telegraphic Agency, now are demanding that Cruz clarify his position on this provocative endorsement from a religious leader whose views on Jews are perceived as highly controversial and extreme, reports Times of Israel.
There are many Evangelical Christians who identify as Christian Zionists who believe as this man does that Jews must convert. I find this HUMOROUS. WE are not converting. Inside the congregations these people and groups are looked at as allies in a common purpose, Israel’s survival, but for very different purpose, and not sharing ANY common ideals. They are seen as potentially as dangerous as any other threat out there, WHEN A RECKONING COMES. Judaism has virtually no evangelical outreach for the purpose of conversion, and it’s pursuance by others is always a touchy issue.

This is the USA and all this is fine, if momentarily discomforting. No biggy.

But let’s be clear, Bickle and groups like his pursue support of Israel because ultimately they expect when Jesus returns Jews will and must become Christians.

It’s not happening.

When this kind of thing reaches the level of a cultural ideal, it verges towards INTOLERANCE.

There are sects which teach that only though their path can salvation be reached. They are not violent, just smilingly intolerant and not willing to actually DO anything to make you conform to their thought pattern. And after all, you are going to hell. So why bother?

It’s quite another thing when this makes it’s way into presidential politics especially when the campaign doubles down.
Kansas evangelical Pastor Mike Bickle, whose endorsement the campaign publicized last month, runs a project called “Israel Mandate,” one of whose goals is “partnering with Messianic Jews for the salvation of the Jewish people.” In a sermon in 2011, Bickle said God would give Jews a chance to convert to Christianity and “raise up the hunters” against Jews who refuse. Bickle called Hitler “the most famous hunter in recent history.”
In 2005, Bickle said in a sermon that before Jesus’ coming, “a significant number of Jews will be in work camps, prison camps or death camps.” 
Nick Muzin, a senior adviser to the Texas senator’s campaign, said Bickle was referring to biblical passages.
“Our campaign welcomes support from faith leaders across the country,” Muzin said in a statement, according to Jewish Insider. “Mike Bickle is one of the hundreds who have endorsed us. My understanding is that he was paraphrasing the words of the prophets Jeremiah and Zechariah. I know that he has made support for Israel and the Jewish people a central part of his mission.”
So called, Messianic Jews accept Jesus as Messiah but follow Jewish culture. Now I am a 100% anti dogma person, but these people are not Jewish. PERIOD.

They can call themselves whatever they like. But it’s no different from me going to training workouts in a few weeks and then outside the fences in July and calling myself a New England Patriot because I follow that culture. Fine.

Unless Cruz changes in his acceptance of this support, I can’t vote for him and I will work and donate against him.

NO CHOICE. I can’t support someone who accepts support from a man who teaches I and all I love will go to work camps if I don’t follow his PERSONAL religious convictions. No different from Ron Paul and Don Black.

I did this back when Reverend Jackson demonstrated who he was, and it’s no different now.

So people are not getting my support, they are just ELIMINATING THEMSELVES.

Back to Trump. His turn to fuck it up again.

I’ll tackle Bernie and the execrable and untouchable HRC another day
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ZZ Top
Live At Stagecoach


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Thursday, February 11, 2016

A More Radical Trump Emerges

I Want You To Shove It Up Your Ass

From Byron York, who I'm sure wishes this was nothing but a bad thing, or BYRON YORK KNOWS ON WHICH SIDE HIS BUTT IS BUTTERED:
In a nearly one-hour speech, Trump railed against pharmaceutical companies. He railed against oil companies. And insurance companies. And defense contractors. And he set himself against a political system that he said allows big-money corporate "bloodsuckers" to control the government with campaign contributions. 
"Whether it's the insurance companies, or the drug companies, or the oil companies, it's all the same thing," Trump said. "We're never going to get our country back if we keep doing this." 
Trump promised to allow the government to negotiate drug prices — a common position among Democrats but rarely heard at nominally Republican events. He said he would not raise military spending, arguing that the nation's defenses can be improved without increasing its already huge Pentagon budget. 
He promised tough sanctions on American companies that move jobs overseas. 
Trump was, in other words, in full populist mode as he wrapped up his New Hampshire campaign, in which he leads the closest Republican competition by about 15 points, according to the RealClearPolitics average of polls. 
There were portions of Trump's Plymouth speech that sounded like Bernie Sanders, if Sanders had Trump's sense of showmanship. In fact, Trump mentioned Sanders favorably, saying they agree on trade. Trump also said Sanders is correct in his charge that Hillary Clinton is compromised by the big-money contributions she has accepted — a charge the billionaire developer aimed at his Republican rivals as well.
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Iran Publicly Admits Supporting Terrorism Against Israel Is State Policy


From the Daily Caller:
An Iranian foreign ministry spokesman was not too bashful to admit that Iran is a proud sponsor of terrorism against Israel, dismissing claims that Iran ceased support of Hamas in 2009. 
Hossein Jaberi Ansari’s assertion came in response to a report in late January that a high-ranking Hamas official was heard recently criticizing Iran during a phone call, claiming Hamas had not received support from Iran in the better part of a decade. 
“Since the victory of the Islamic Revolution (in 1979), the Islamic Republic of Iran has declared that supporting the Palestinian nation and the Palestinian Resistance Movement is among its fixed policies and has continuously taken some measures on this path,” said Ansari, affirming the Islamic republic’s support for the Palestinian terrorist group. 
The U.S. State Department lists Hamas as a terrorist organization. 
The group originally formed in 1987 during the first Palestinian intifada (or ‘uprising’) and is a derivative of the Palestinian branch of the Muslim Brotherhood. 
Its goal is to establish an Islamic Palestinian state over all of Israel, and it therefore does not abide by or accept any agreements made between the Palestinian Liberation Organization (PLO).
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Suppose the bank told you if you didn’t spend the money in your account, they would confiscate a portion of it?

And they justify this as ‘stimulus’, because they have already screwed up.

Social Democracy. Bernie, are you paying attention?

Bloomberg Biz:

Sweden Cuts Rates Deeper Into Negative Territory, Says May Go Further

Size of rate cut only predicted by three of 18 analysts
Two board members enter reservation against cutting rates


Sweden’s central bank lowered its key interest rate even further below zero and said it’s prepared to use its full toolbox of measures as it battles to revive inflation and keep the krona from appreciating.
The repo rate was reduced to minus 0.50 percent from minus 0.35 percent, the Stockholm-based bank said. A cut was predicted by 10 of the 18 analysts surveyed by Bloomberg, though only three had anticipated this magnitude. The bank said government bond purchases will continue as planned for the first six months of 2016 and that it “will reinvest maturities and coupons from the government bond portfolio until further notice.”

“Uncertainty regarding global developments is still high, with low inflation and several central banks pursuing more expansionary monetary policy,” the Riksbank said. “Swedish monetary policy must relate to this. Otherwise the krona exchange rate is at risk of strengthening at a faster rate than in the forecast, which would make it harder to push up inflation and stabilize it around 2 percent.”
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Swedish feminists: “Please don’t protect us if we get raped by immigrants”


Swedish feminists: “Please don’t protect us if we get raped by immigrants” 
Feminists in Sweden have launched a new campaign against men who wants to protect women from being raped.
FEMINISM | So, no doubt you have all heard about taHarrush by now, the Islamo-Arabic rape game. You might also have heard about the backlash against the people engaging in this behavior in Stockholm, where 200 men put their viking-genes to use by physically attacking these “refugees”.
What you probably have NOT heard about however, (or find hard to believe) is the feminist outcry (surprise surprise!) against these noble berserkers. Indeed, the rage was so great, they created the hashtag #inteerkvinna (translated as #notyourwoman) where they spewed their hatred over racism, fascism, white men and many other things that can be loosely tied to the events with some cognitive dissonance. In short, they made a collective tantrum on social media over the fact that white European men are standing up to the rape-fugees.
The whole thing culminated with the statement “It’s YOU I’m afraid of!” where the feminist in question is now fantasizing about afraid that some tall, good-looking nationalist will sexually harass her in the streets.
EPA SEZ: Presumably, then, these women don't mind if we get off by watching.

AND THEN THERE'S THIS:

‘Algerian sex attacker shouted “Inshallah” – if Allah wills it – as he raped a 25-year-old German student – then asked her if she had enjoyed it’
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Scuzlims Murder 56 Innocents in Nigeria

The Muslims Are Restless


At least 56 people have been killed in a double suicide bombing at a camp sheltering people displaced by the Boko Haram insurgency in north-east Nigeria.
The bombers, both female, detonated their explosives while the camp’s residents were queuing for rations.
The victims, at the Dikwa camp in Borno state, were mostly women and children.
Islamist Boko Haram militants have been attacking civilian targets as the Nigerian military seeks to wrest territory from their control.
The group’s six-year insurgency has killed some 20,000 people and driven more than two million people from their homes.
AND THEN THERE'S THIS:

Pakistan admits a growing presence of Islamic State

AND THIS:

Shocking new ISIS video shows four-year-old British boy dubbed ‘Jihadi Junior’ blowing up four alleged spies in a car bomb


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"we don’t have the feeling that there is a very strong commitment”

France’s Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius describing the American Administration’s commitment to destroy ISIS
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Humpday Blues

Robert Cray
Live at Montreux Jazz Festival 2008



1. Phone Booth
2. Our Last Time
3. Right Next Door (Because Of Me)
4. Bad Influence
5. Twenty
6. Time Makes Two
7. Sittin' On Top Of The World
8. I'm Walking

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Wednesday, February 10, 2016

20,000 Syrian Refugees Headed for Israeli Border

What next?
Syria’s refugee crisis in the north is now repeating itself in the south, with tens of thousands of destitute women, children and elderly people fleeing their homes – not this time from beleaguered Aleppo to the Turkish border, but from the southern region of Daraa towards the Jordanian and Israeli borders.
Unlike the broad coverage of the refugee crisis on the Syrian-Turkish border, the refugee exodus from the south has received scant media attention – even from Israeli correspondents.
With the intensification of attacks in southern Syria, about 50,000 refugees are now streaming toward Jordan and another 20,000 making tracks from Israel’s Golan border at Quneitra.
DEBKAfile’s military sources report that, since the weather has cleared and Russian air strikes resumed against the rebels holding the northern part of Daraa, tens of thousands of civilians are on the move from the South. About 15,000 to 20,000 have reached the Jordanian border, and more than 30,000 are believed heading that way; while another 20,000 refugees may be making for the Golan town of Quneitra on the Israeli border.
Do they think there is a safe zone under the protection of the Yahudis?
This is amazing.
‘Protect us, oh Jews.’
Frankly for every reason imaginable, Israel should ensure the safety and well being of these people.
Tikkun Olam, baby.
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The opposite of Deterrence

Obama leadership provides INCENTIVE to our enemies
Just consider what he has done to our NAVY

Iran releases new photos of U.S. sailors crying

Iran has released new images of the U.S. sailors who were detained last month after veering into the country’s waters.


The photos and video from state television, as shared by Iranian reporters on Twitter, show one sailor with red eyes appearing to wipe away tears with a tissue.
Previous photos released showed the sailors on their knees with their hands behind their heads. In an earlier video, a sailor is shown apologizing for crossing into Iranian waters.
Now think of this Navy story


DD459 The USS Laffey
On 13 November 1942, the Laffey was placed in the van of a column of eight destroyers and five cruisers under Admiral Daniel J. Callaghan. 
Early in the mid-watch, the radar operator reported contact with the enemy. The Naval Battle of Guadalcanal was just about to begin when the Japanese force, a group of two battleships, one light cruiser and 14 destroyers, under Vice Admiral Hiroaki Abe, appeared on the horizon. Laffey lashed out at the enemy with gunfire and torpedoes. At the height of the violent battle, the battleship Hiei came through the darkness and both ships headed at full speed for the same spot. They missed colliding by 20 feet (10 m). Laffey unleashed her torpedoes and, using all her firepower, raked the battleship’s bridge, wounding Admiral Abe, and killing his chief of staff. At this point the Laffey was so close to the Japanese battleship they could not depress their guns low enough to get a clean shot at the target which was 1/20th their tonnage. Admiral Abe was thereafter limited in his ability to direct his ships for the rest of the battle. With a battleship on her stern, a second on her port beam, and two destroyers on her port bow, Laffey fought the Japanese ships with the three remaining main battery guns in a no-quarter duel at point-blank range. She was hit by a 14-inch shell from Hiei. Then a torpedo in her fantail put Laffey out of action. As the order to abandon ship was passed, a violent explosion ripped the destroyer apart and she sank immediately with heavy loss of life. 


The Hiei
I guess we are too concerned with ‘safe space’ to express ourselves these days.
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Former ISIS Yazidi Sex Slaves Take Up Arms For Revenge, To Help Win Back Mosul


Hollywood needs to make a movie on this:
An armed brigade made up entirely of former Yazidi sex slaves has joined ranks with the Kurdish Peshmerga to take back Mosul from Isis and “bring our women home”. 
In a region with a proud history of all-female fighting forces, the Yazidi brigade has seen its numbers bolstered in recent weeks as more and more women break free from the Isis jihadist group’s oppressive regime. 
Speaking in an interview with Fox News, the brigade’s leader Captain Khatoon Khider said there are 500 recruits awaiting training to join the 123 who have already taken their place alongside the Peshmerga on the front line. 
In a region with a proud history of all-female fighting forces, the Yazidi brigade has seen its numbers bolstered in recent weeks as more and more women break free from the Isis jihadist group’s oppressive regime. 
Speaking in an interview with Fox News, the brigade’s leader Captain Khatoon Khider said there are 500 recruits awaiting training to join the 123 who have already taken their place alongside the Peshmerga on the front line. 
The brigade has become known as the “Force of the Sun Ladies”, and it is already battle-hardened after helping to take back Sinjar from Isis and continuing to guard its mountain home. 
They are just some of the 2,000 Yazidi women who were captured and forced into sexual slavery when Isis raided Mount Sinjar in 2014 – but the UN estimates Isis still holds an estimated 3,500 people captive in Iraq, the majority being Yazidi women and girls.
WHACK-A-MOLE DOESN'T SEEM TO BE WORKING, HOWEVER:

Al-Qaeda Seizes More Territory In Southern Yemen, Implements Sharia Law

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Resident of Calais speaks: “This is the death of civilization”

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And Then They Came For The Alcohol, And I Didn't Speak Up, Because I Owned a Bathtub Still



THESE are the Government buildings where selling alcohol is banned – because of Sharia law. 
The central London offices must be run in line with Islamic principles because of a deal with rich Middle Eastern investors. 
They demanded the buildings be audited by Muslim scholars and subject to special rules in exchange for lending the Government £200million. 
The deal currently only covers three buildings – Richmond House, Wellington House and a property on Whitehall – and is almost unheard of outside of the Middle East. 
But Treasury officials hope hundreds of Western companies will follow their lead and turn over buildings to Islamic financiers in similar deals. 
The Government launched the financial product – known as a Sukuk – in 2014, and hailed the huge quantity of investment money it raised. 
But the repercussions of the deal stayed under wraps until this month, when it was revealed the pact could deprive the UK’s Parliament of alcohol. 
One of the buildings – Richmond House – is a potential replacement venue for the House of Commons while the Palace of Westminster undergoes vital repairs. 
But if it were chosen, members would have to do without their subsidised bars and restaurants, which offer beer, wine and spirits at knock-down prices. 
The exact restrictions under which the buildings must be run which were not spelled out in the text of the deal struck with overseas investors. 
The UK only said that its board of Sharia financiers had approved the deal.
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Dan Slott's anti-GOP rantings

For the week of the GOP debate, ultra-moonbat Dan Slott's got a couple of things to say that need a little scrutiny. For example:


So we know he's against interrogation concepts that are actually rather effective (he or another writer may have even written a story attacking the use of waterboarding several years ago in Spider-Man involving the Sandman). Maybe he should consider that some of the families of 9-11 victims came out in support using waterboarding to interrogate jihadists. And I don't think they'd be happy if they knew Slott was taking the same stances as a pretentious actor like Edward Asner did. That's why I recommend he go out and rent a video copy of Katheryn Bigelow's Zero Dark Thirty to show he's not so close-minded.




We also know he's a Jimmy Carter supporter. That he backs a president who was otherwise responsible for allowing the ayatollah's acolytes of darkness to take over Iran and plunge it into oppressiveness, one that Betty Mahmoody's daughter just barely escaped from, and one that Slott doesn't seem to have much of a problem with. He also buys into every leftist narrative at face value with a closed mind. Perhaps he should read about several things he might not have known about regarding the hostage crisis, including how the Iranians didn't like Carter despite his own dhimmitude:
4) The hostages were released only after President Reagan was sworn in.

Ted Koppel described this as the Iranians' last act of cruelty toward President Carter. Even though the United States and Iran had come to an agreement to free the hostages in December, the Iranians waited literally until the hour President Reagan was sworn in before allowing the plane with the hostages to take off. The Iranians had a deep hatred of Carter and wanted to deny him this last moment of victory as President.

5) After the hostages were released, they met with President Jimmy Carter.

William Daugherty, who was held in solitary confinement for almost the entire time he was a hostage, said, "It was not a warm welcome" when Jimmy Carter flew to the U.S. military base in Germany to meet the hostages right after their release. The hostages were split on their thinking. Many felt they were left unprotected in the embassy after Carter made the decision to allow the Shah into the United States. Daugherty said that during the meeting, Carter went around to hug all the hostages, and many remained still with their arms at their sides and did not return his hug.
I assume Slott's going to turn his hatred against the hostages now, much like he already has towards Reagan? Tut tut, that wouldn't be a good idea, no matter what one thinks of Carter's willingness to take in the shah whose pro-western system was allowed to fall without standing up to the ayatollah's monsters. On which note, I don't think CNN is being fair to the shah himself, and Carter was at fault for doing nothing to ensure the sharia advocates wouldn't succeed in taking over Iran and plunging it into oppressive darkness, where torture is used against anybody who dares to disagree. On which note, how come Slott's so worried about waterboarding, but not about torture tactics used against dissidents in Iran? As usual, he lets his ultra-leftist upbringing get the better of himself, to the point where he can't even raise more challenging issues. And what's the use of saying Carter built houses for the poor, when he failed to make anything better for people in the Muslim world, which has a sizable poverty rate? We can only guess what Slott's stance is on Carter's approach to Israel too. Even a writer for the SF Chronicle, a very left-wing news source, says that Carter was quite a failure, and Shmuley Boteach turned against him. Slott can uphold Carter as much as he likes, but it won't change anything about the real picture. Nor will he be helping by attacking Republicans one-sidedly and acting like conservatives are the root cause of all evil.
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Did the Daily News just call the people of NH mindless zombies?






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"The most important function South Carolina can provide is identifying 1 candidate who can challenge Donald Trump”

Bruce Haynes, a GOP strategist and South Carolina native
Read more: http://www.politico.com/story/2016/02/trump-v-sanders-219060#ixzz3zlHlaXAk
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The billionaire and the communist, ONLY in the USA

I have to admit I have a place in my heart for Bernie, though I disagree with him on some of his anger and nearly ALL of his solutions.

If I remember correctly Bernie ran for mayor of Burlington as a communist and did a good job because he knew what was needed (an uncommunist set of solutions) and he placed the practical above the ideological.

But never mind…
so·cial·ism
a political and economic theory of social organization that advocates that the means of production, distribution, and exchange should be owned or regulated by the community as a whole.
com·mu·nism
a political theory derived from Karl Marx, advocating class war and leading to a society in which all property is publicly owned and each person works and is paid according to their abilities and needs.
scant difference.

We have a class war American style in the same way this admin and the political class used the IRS for repression American style against the Tea Party (you didn’t think the republicans came up empty because they were dead on serious, did you? I mean maybe they might need their own Lois Lerner and the apparatus has to be there)

I have to admit, as much as I am repelled by SOME of Trump’s positions, it’s nice to hear the ‘I don’t give a fuck, here’s how I see it’ attitude, and then see it doubled down.

This is something BOTH the winners have done.

They have also done something else, which makes the previous part work.

They have stated their observation that the nation is on fire, the cause is the managers lack of care and self devotion, and they have a hose.

The symbolism behind their words are pretty clear.

The public agrees.

Both have made an enemy of the political class (which includes media). The public has identified that class as inimical to them as well. SO FAR.

I think Bernie will win a lot of primaries if he gets his message out. He will win enough that if he loses because of something like ‘super delegates’ his ardent supporters will stay home.

I think there is a reasonable chance Trump may simply win it again and again, but because of the number of candidates not have enough to win on the first ballot after which it’s all wide open. If he is stripped this way, his ardent supporters will stay home.

Therefore if this after everything turns out to be Bush v Clinton the first sign the pre-revolution (thanks, Pat Caddell) has moved on will be the lowest turnout in history in November.

I predict you will see ORGANIZED, dual party, movements to express our disgust and refusal to participate in a ‘rigged’ process (thanks, Bernie).

A year ago envisioning what the state of the presidential election is, would have been impossible. It is a fact now, because the rank and file of both parties KNOW their wishes and their views have not been heard, and in fact have been lied to.

Bernie hit 60%. LANDSLIDE.

Trump hit DOUBLE the next candidate in a baseball team of candidates.

Two incredible performances.

BY THE PEOPLE.

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Europe's Islamofascist invasion virus

Herbert London wrote about the toll all the Muslim interlopers in Europe are taking on the continent, and how Germany's politicians have screwed up royally:
Roberta Flack, years earlier, sang what has become the Europeans theme song, “Killing Me Softly.” Despite the reported wilding spree of at least a thousand North African refugees who groped women at the New Year celebration in Cologne, Germany, despite allegations of two rapes, despite condemnation by Prime Minister Merkel, the mayor of the city has requested that women monitor their “code of conduct.” Apparently German authorities will contest to their last breath that tolerance dedication will not yield. This is the tolerance that kills, softly at first and violently in time.

What Germany represents is a continental death knell in which tolerance trumps personal safety and even survival. Compassion is the sentiment of the day. Yet it is hard to imagine inviting one million citizens into the country who are not assimilable with many on the public dole. This is one of those rare moments in history when people are paid for bad behavior.

Much of the chaos Germany now endures was predictable. After all, many Muslim men treat woman as inferior, mere objects for their sexual delectation. The Koran endorses the proposition that a woman has half the rights of a man in any legal proceeding. Nonetheless, the compassion crusade goes on.
If they intend to pay welfare (or jizya) to these invaders, then that too will confirm socialism hasn't worn off in one of the countries that made the worst use out of it.
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Turkey’s Erdogan Threatened to Flood Europe with Millions of Muslim Migrants


From Reuters:
The account of the meeting, in English, was produced in facsimile on the website. It does not state when or where the meeting took place, but it appears to have been on Nov. 16 in Antalya, Turkey, where the three met after a G20 summit there. 
“We can open the doors to Greece and Bulgaria anytime and we can put the refugees on buses … So how will you deal with refugees if you don’t get a deal? Kill the refugees?” Erdogan was quoted in the text as telling the EU officials. 
It also quoted him as demanding 6 billion euros over two years. 
When Juncker made clear only half that amount was on offer, he said Turkey didn’t need the EU’s money anyway. 
The EU eventually agreed a 3 billion euro fund to improve conditions for refugees in Turkey, revive Ankara’s long-stalled accession talks and accelerate visa-free travel for Turks in exchange for Ankara curbing the numbers of migrants pouring into neighboring Greece. 

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What Obama Said At Baltimore Mosque


From Real Clear Politics:
If you seek to understand Barack Obama and his views, the best place to go is his speeches. But you have to read them in their entirety, not rely on hearing them or on the media's summary of them. When you do, you realize how often what Obama says is morally and intellectually confused and even untrue. 
The most recent example was his speech last week at a mosque in Baltimore. In addition to reassuring Muslim Americans that they are as American as Americans of every other faith -- President Obama spoke a lot of nonsense, some of it dangerous. 
President Obama: "So let's start with this fact: For more than a thousand years, people have been drawn to Islam's message of peace. And the very word itself, Islam, comes from salam -- peace." 
Why did Obama say this? Even Muslim websites acknowledge that "Islam" means "submission" [to Allah], that it comes from the Arabic root "aslama" meaning submission, and that "Islam" is in the command form of that verb. That's why "Muslim" means "One who submits," not "One who is peaceful." 
Obama: "Jefferson and John Adams had their own copies of the Quran." 
The reason Jefferson had a copy of the Quran was to try to understand it in light of what the Muslim ambassador from Tripoli had told him and John Adams. When asked why Tripoli pirates were attacking American ships and enslaving Americans, the Muslim ambassador explained that Muslims are commanded to do so by the Quran: 
"It was written in their Quran that all nations which had not acknowledged the Prophet were sinners, whom it was the right and duty of the faithful to plunder and enslave; and that every mussulman [Muslim] who was slain in this warfare was sure to go to Paradise." 
That's why Jefferson and Adams had Qurans. 
Obama: "And how do we move forward together? ... It can't be just a burden on the Muslim community -- although the Muslim community has to play a role." 
Most Americans would say that the American Muslim community has to play "the" role, not "a" role in preventing violent Islam from capturing the minds of American Muslims, and in helping authorities identify extremist Muslims.
GO READ THE WHOLE THING. 
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Robben Ford
Live at Rockpalast



01. How Deep In The Blues 00:10
02. Later Climb 04:50
03. Indianola 09:00
04. The Way You Treated Me (feat. bass solo & drum solo) 13:30
05. Riley B. King 25:22
06. Don't Deny Your Love 32:25
07. Cannonball Shuffle 37:10
08. Too Much 41:50
09. Peace On My Mind 46:20
10. Lovin' Cup 53:35
11. Supernatural 59:00
12. There'll Never Be Another You 1:05:08

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Tuesday, February 09, 2016

How Gay Is Islam? Young Jewish man arrested for singing Ha Tikva on Jerusalem’s temple mount

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U.S. defense intelligence chief predicts increased ISIS attacks


From Yahoo/Reuters:
WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Islamic State is likely to step up "the pace and lethality" of its attacks in the months ahead as it seeks to fan the flames of international conflict, the director of the U.S. Defense Intelligence Agency said on Monday. 
Speaking to a security conference, Marine Corps Lieutenant General Vincent Stewart linked his warning to the militant group's establishment of "emerging branches" in Mali, Tunisia, Somalia, Bangladesh and Indonesia. 
He also said he would not be surprised if Islamic State, which has created a self-proclaimed Caliphate across swaths of Syria and Iraq, extended its operations from the Sinai Peninsula deeper into Egypt. 
"Last year, Daesh remained entrenched on Iraqi and Syrian battlefields and expanded globally to Libya, Sinai, Afghanistan, Nigeria, Algeria, Saudi Arabia, Yemen and the Caucasus," Stewart said, using a derisive Arabic acronym for Islamic State. 
"Daesh is likely to increase the pace and lethality of its transnational attacks because it seeks to unleash violent actions and to provoke a harsh reaction from the West, thereby feeding its distorted narrative" of a Western war against Islam, he said. 
Stewart's comments came a day before he and other U.S. intelligence officials are set to deliver an annual worldwide threat assessment to Congress. 
The Sunni Muslim militant group seeks not only to escalate conflict with the West, but also with Islam's minority Shiite branch, just as Shiite extremist groups like Lebanon's Hezbollah are stoking tensions with Sunnis, Stewart said. 
"These threats are exacerbated by the security challenges of the Middle East, which is now facing one of the most dangerous and unpredictable periods in the last decade," he said. 
Islamic State has as many as 25,000 fighters in Syria and Iraq, down from a previous estimate of up to 31,000, according to a U.S. intelligence report revealed by the White House last week. 
U.S. officials cited factors such as battlefield casualties and desertions to explain the roughly 20 percent decrease in fighters, and said the report showed a U.S.-led campaign to crush Islamic State was making progress.
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Intelligence chief: North Korea restarts plutonium reactor


Intelligence chief: North Korea restarts plutonium reactor 
WASHINGTON — North Korea has expanded a uranium enrichment facility and restarted a plutonium reactor that could start recovering spent fuel in weeks or months, the U.S. intelligence chief said Tuesday in delivering the annual assessment by intelligence agencies of the top dangers facing the country. 
Director of National Intelligence James Clapper said that Pyongyang announced in 2013 its intention to refurbish and restart nuclear facilities, to include the uranium enrichment facility at Yongbyon and its graphite-moderated plutonium production reactor, which was shut down in 2007. 
"We assess that North Korea has followed through on its announcement by expanding its Yongbyon enrichment facility and restarting the plutonium production reactor," Clapper said in an opening statement to the Senate Armed Services Committee. 
"We further assess that North Korea has been operating the reactor long enough so that it could begin to recover plutonium from the reactor's spent fuel within a matter of weeks to months." 
Clapper also said that Islamic militants will continue plotting against U.S. interests overseas and homegrown attacks will pose the most significant threat from violent extremists to Americans at home.
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Triumph The Insult Comic Dog Talks To College Students About Trigger Warnings, Mansplaining, and Other PCBS



Triumph: I hear he (Bernie Sanders) is going to break up the banks.

Young Fat Boy: I think he should break up the banks.

Triumph: Well then, how are you going to access your parent's money?
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WTF? Pentagon orders commanders to prioritize climate change in all military actions


From the Washington Times:
The Pentagon is ordering the top brass to incorporate climate change into virtually everything they do, from testing weapons to training troops to war planning to joint exercises with allies. 
A new directive’s theme: The U.S. Armed Forces must show “resilience” and beat back the threat based on “actionable science.” It says the military will not be able to maintain effectiveness unless the directive is followed. 
It orders the establishment of a new layer of bureaucracy — a wide array of “climate change boards, councils and working groups” to infuse climate change into “programs, plans and policies.” 
The Pentagon defines resilience to climate change as: “Ability to anticipate, prepare for, and adapt to changing conditions and withstand, respond to, and recover rapidly from disruptions.” 
To four-star generals and admirals, among them the regional combatant commanders who plan and fight the nation’s wars, the directive tells them: “Incorporate climate change impacts into plans and operations and integrate DoD guidance and analysis in Combatant Command planning to address climate change-related risks and opportunities across the full range of military operations, including steady-state campaign planning and operations and contingency planning.” 
The directive, “Climate Change Adaptation and Resilience,” is in line with President Obama’s view that global warming is the country’s foremost national security threat, or close to it. Mr. Obama says there is no debate on the existence of man-made global warming and its ensuing climate change. 
Supporters of this viewpoint label as “deniers” any scientists who disagree.
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