The Alt-Left is Real

The Alt-Left is Real

I have officially lost all respect for the left and their behavior in light of certain events.

There is no doubt in my mind that the Charlottesville riots have shed light on the darkest kinds of extremism. Of course from news sites like CNN, The Young Turks and other leftists, they seem to focus a lot on the alt-right. The Klu Klux Klan, Neo-nazi's and other white nationalist groups have been rightfully moved into the limelight. I personally despise white supremacy, however I am not afraid of it. I am not afraid of it because we are living in the year 2017, where cultural diversity reigns supreme. We have moved passed slavery, the Jim Crow laws, and the separate drinking fountains that racially divided us. Of course while I believe race is real, I don't believe it matters. I will say that again: Race is real, but it doesn't matter. We are all still human beings regardless of who we are, no matter our race, gender, ethnicity, culture or religion.

However, in the year of 2017, a new kind of hatred has risen. I am not just talking about the right, but from the left as well. The party that claims they believe in equality have proven to be just as violent and just as hateful as their right wing counterparts. The movement, or maybe I should say organization, (its kind of a grey area, although I lean more towards the latter), is called ANTIFA. Short for "anti-fascist" or "anti-fascism." Obviously a movement that was created in opposition to Donald Trump's presidency. I was originally going to keep my mouth shut on this group, as they have done a good job at demonizing themselves based on their own actions, however, in the light of these violent riots, I have no choice but to expose the left, or as Trump now deems it, the Alt-Left, for who they really are.

This all started when Trump condemned the actions committed by these white nationalist groups at a press conference on Saturday. Trump is quoted in saying: "We condemn in the strongest possible terms this egregious display of hatred, bigotry and violence on many sides." Unfortunately, it wasn't enough for the leftists because he didn't direct it at specifically the white supremacy groups. I personally believe he was being general with this statement, because right-wing extremist groups aren't the only hate groups in this country. ANTIFA, a left-wing extremist group which claims to stand against fascism. at least what they claim to be fascism, were also present in Virginia last week along with thousands of other left wing protesters to counter the white supremacist rally. This is ultimately what started up the violence in the first place, and as a result, a women was killed when a car deliberately drove through a crowd of protesters.

So on Monday, two days later, Trump made a more detailed statement. He said: "Racism is evil. And those who cause violence in its name are criminals and thugs, including KKK, Neo-Nazis, White Supremacists, and other hate groups are repugnant to everything we hold dear as Americans. Those who spread violence in the name of bigotry strike at the very core of America." Unfortunately, this statement still isn't enough to satisfy the hungry liberal animals. They still believe that Trump is a white supremacist. Which I find hilarious, because not once during the election or his presidency has he said anything that is remotely sympathetic or influenced by white supremacy. And every liberal I know has still failed to show me any evidence to prove me wrong. Oh wait, but they tried. I've received numerous articles saying that white supremacists praised Trump for his first statement, and claiming that he wasn't attacking them. Such as a neo-nazi news site, The Daily Stormer, and former head of the Klu Klux Klan, David Duke. But the press doesn't always tell the truth, in fact, the press can tell you almost anything, and they can mis-interpret and mis-represent quotes just to make you believe them. I am personally amused by how these white supremacists actually believe that Trump is their ticket to restoring a white America, let alone thinking they will ever be successful at it.

However, I have two possible arguments for why Trump was so late on condemning the riots in Virginia. The first one is that he was busy dealing with North Korea, who have repeatedly threatened to attack our air force in Guam. The news was all over this. They were all saying that Trump was going to nuke North Korea and start a third world war. But thankfully, North Korea backed down from their threats. However, no one seems to care....but anyway... The second reason is that, Trump just doesn't care about social events. He didn't comment on the Berkeley riots and no one complained about that, possibly because they were liberals, so why do we care what he has to say about Charlottesville to begin with? He doesn't have to say anything, because he is not a white supremacist. You can also look in his inner circle to see this as well. In the video within the link which I will post here for you see. One of the first things he does is shake hands with a group of veterans, and one of them is a black woman. He also appointed Ben Carson as the Secretary of Housing and Development in the cabinet. His daughter Ivanka converted to Judaism, upon marrying Jared Kushner. His wife, Melania, is a Yugoslavian immigrant and a legalized citizen. That said, I don't see anything racist, xenophobic or white nationalistic about him. Is he a natural born dickhead, yes, but so was Bill Clinton and George W. Bush, and we didn't accuse them of white supremacy. (Although I do believe Bill Clinton is borderline sexist.)

And for the record, this is just one violent riot involved white nationalists, if anymore have occurred, the press hasn't covered it, and this would also include CNN whose had a track record of out right lying to the public. (And I'm just giving them the benefit of the doubt with the link I posted in this article." There are countless videos all over Youtube, showing the violent acts committed by ANTIFA, and other leftists.

ANTIFA, like the alt-right extremists we have come to know and love, are a hate group, borderline terrorists, and a form of Alt-left extremism. They are only recognized as such by the state of New Jersey. Since they don't have a central organization and operate on local levels, it is impossible to pin point their numbers. However you can find many social media sites of ANTIFA groups in various states and cities. I have signed a petition to have The President of the United States, recognize ANTIFA as a terrorist organization, but it needs more signatures in order to do so. If you agree with me, then sign this petition and pass it on to your friends. ANTIFA practices their right to free speech and protest but they infringe on conservatives and right wing groups of doing the same thing. And if that is not authoritarianism, then I don't know what is.

As the Fall semester approaches I will be discussing more on ANTIFA, the Regressive Left and the Alt-left. But until then I hope you are all having a safe summer. Thank You.

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18 Bible Verses That Prove God Would NOT Be 'Pro-Life'

Stop using the Bible as an excuse to take away women's rights.


"Abortion is WRONG because God (the highest authority) says so! Not because I say so, or "religious" people say so or the government says so...because the CREATOR OF ALL HUMAN LIFE SAYS SO."

This argument is bullshit and I'm sick of hearing it, because it just isn't true. All these Christians claim that the Bible and God says that abortion is wrong, and it's clear they've never read the Bible. Have you ever seen them use a biblical verse to validate their claims? Yeah, me neither. And you know why? BECAUSE THE BIBLE IS NOT PRO-LIFE. They pick and choose vague verses to attempt to back up these ridiculous claims, completely ignoring the damning evidence that the Bible, and therefore God, actually supports child murder, infanticide, and abortion.

Unlike pro-lifers, I'll actually provide some evidence:

1. Numbers 31:17 "Now therefore kill every male among the little ones, and kill every woman that hath known man by lying with him"

2. Deuteronomy 2:34 "And we took all his cities at that time, and utterly destroyed the men, and the women, and the little ones, of every city, we left none to remain"

3. Deuteronomy 28:53 "And thou shalt eat the fruit of thine own body, the flesh of thy sons and of thy daughters, which the Lord thy God hath given thee, in the seige, and in the straitness, wherewith thine enemies shall distress thee"

4. 1 Samuel 15:3 "Now go and smite Amalek, and utterly destroy all that they have, and spare them not; but slay both man and woman, infant and suckling, ox and sheep, camel and ass"

5. Isaiah 13:16 "Their children also shall be dashed to pieces before their eyes; their houses shall be spoiled, and their wives ravished"

6. Isaiah 13:18 "Their bows also shall dash the young men to pieces; and they shall have no pity on the fruit of the womb; their eyes shall not spare children"

7. Ezekiel 9:6 "Slay utterly old and young, both maids, and little children, and women: but come not near any man upon whom is the mark; and begin at my sanctuary. Then they began at the ancient men which were before the house"

8. Hosea 9:14 "Give them, O Lord: what wilt thou give? give them a miscarrying womb and dry breasts"

9. Hosea 13:16 "Samaria shall become desolate; for she hath rebelled against her God: they shall fall by the sword: their infants shall be dashed in pieces, and their women with child shall be ripped up"

10. 2 Kings 2:24 "And he turned back, and looked on them, and cursed them in the name of the Lord. And there came forth two she bears out of the wood, and tare forty and two children of them"

11. Psalm 137:9 "Happy shall he be, that taketh and dasheth thy little ones against the stones"

12. Numbers 5:21 "-here the priest is to put the woman under his curse- "may the Lord cause you to become a curse among your people when he makes your womb miscarry and your abdomen swell"

13. Hosea 9:16 "Ephraim is smitten, their root is dried up, they shall bear no fruit: yea, though they bring forth, yet will I slay even the beloved fruit of their womb"

14. Psalm 135:8 "He it was who struck down the firstborn of Egypt, both of man and of beast;"

15. Psalm 136:10 "-to him who struck down the firstborn of Egypt His love endures forever"

16. 2 Kings 6:28-29 "And the king said unto her, What aileth thee? And she answered, This woman said unto me, Give thy son, that we may eat him to day, and we will eat my son to morrow.So we boiled by son, and did eat him: and I said unto her on the next day, Give thy son, that we may eat him: and she hath hid her son"

17. Leviticus 26:29 "And ye shall eat the flesh of your sons, and the flesh of your daughters shall ye eat"

18. Jeremiah 11:22 "Therefore thus saith the Lord of hosts, Behold, I will punish them: the young men shall die by the sword; their sons and their daughters shall die by famine:"

Stop using your religion to try and push propoganda that "God says abortion is wrong because it kills innocent children." Clearly your God doesn't care about killing children. There is more than enough proof that the Bible and God are NOT pro-life. Stop acting like you're good Christians upholding the values of God when you clearly haven't picked up the Bible and actually read it. God doesn't agree with your backwards thinking. Maybe try do your research before spewing your religious bullshit to try and take away women's rights.

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Pete Buttigieg Is On Everybody's Radar Now, But Can Mayor Pete Really Become President Pete?

Charisma, polyglot and success in reviving a Midwestern city make him a viable candidate for president. But will this hold?


At the time of writing this, at least 18 people are vying for the Democratic Party nomination to challenge Donald Trump during the Presidential election in 2020. This includes some heavyweights, such as Senator Bernie Sanders, Senator Kamala Harris and Senator Cory Booker. There are also fringe candidates, like Andrew Yang. Then there are the formerly fringe candidates. One person fits that bill: Pete Buttigieg, the mayor of South Bend, Indiana.

Pete Buttigieg has erupted as a potential candidate for the Presidency. He recently took 9% of a recent poll in Iowa, the state that begins the general election season. The question is this: why has he gained so much traction? There are several potential reasons.

First, Mayor Pete has, at least compared to Trump, significant governmental experience as the mayor of South Bend. He has been mayor since 2011. He began his time in office at the age of 29 and has since been re-elected with 80% of the vote in 2015. His success in the city has shown: the city experienced significant growth following a population decline between 2000-2010.

The Mayor has also spearheaded some rebirth projects in the city, including converting the old Studebaker plant in town into a tech hub, conversion of the city streets downtown, and millions of dollars of private investment into the city. As a result, Mayor Pete can tout his success here as examples of why he could be president.

Other supporters claim that he is immensely talented and intelligent (though I do not like this reasoning). Mayor Pete was a Rhodes Scholar after attending Harvard. He knows myriad languages, including Norwegian. He is well-acquainted with various philosophies, including that of well-known intellectual Antonio Gramsci, whom his father has written on.

Though this line of thinking is flawed (I mean, Julian Castro attended Stanford, Cory Booker was also a Rhodes Scholar and Elizabeth Warren lectured at Harvard Law School), it is easy to see WHY he resonates: when compared to the President, Pete is levels above him.

Finally, a lot of what he says resonates with people. He speaks about his faith with fervor and honesty, something I appreciate greatly. He talks about the virtues of progressive politics and supporting policies like universal healthcare, labor unionism, combating climate change among other policies. His youth ideals combined are valued by many.

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