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Notice To Daily Posters Reader 08/25/2017 (Fri) 23:15:03 Id: 9cb9d2 [Preview] No. 1489 [Reply] [Last 50 Posts]
THIS IS NOW A META THREAD, ALL META POST GO IN HERE.

Merging all threads here

Hi, I am here to inject new life into this board

UPDATE I STILL NEED MODS AND VOLUNTEERS

Seeking active posters for daily current events and trending news stories from almost any source.
Let's begin by posting new topics daily and we will work from there. Considering writing custom CSS or if any CSS skilled individuals have suggestions I'm more than open to them. I'd like to be able to easily manage this board and simply post and assist the vols.
Thanks!

From other thread

"I am the Board Owner of /news/

Please respond here or email me rp@8chan.co and I will make you a board volunteer or give you ownership if you're posting daily. I've been neglecting the board due to intense pursuit of my Masters in class as well as work. Let's make you (whoever is posting) a volunteer with potential for Ownership. I love endchan.xyz and it deserves a full time operator for /news/."

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Reader Board owner 02/18/2018 (Sun) 03:39:52 Id: 1a6981 [Preview] No.6673 del
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You need to give a reason for a report. The source for this thread in question is Feb 16, 2018. It's current events. That's the description of this board. Doesn't matter if you don't like propane. Current source will be only be violated if someone links to a paywall site, or it's illegal imagery, or intentional slander bait thread.


Reader Board owner 02/18/2018 (Sun) 03:43:46 Id: 1a6981 [Preview] No.6674 del
>>6673
+Indian poo in the loo or other chans linking are violations. Can't edit, it will destroy this thread.


Reader 02/18/2018 (Sun) 14:53:10 Id: 07c9fb [Preview] No.6677 del
>>6673
Not the anon you responded to but be aware: At least the guy ain't flooding this board with propane crabs & indian poop (yet). He does tend to do it to other news boards over on 8chan. So if he goes bonkers with this stuff here I'm sure more people are bound to complain.

For those that don't like these threads just ignore them and post some comments on other threads.


Reader 02/18/2018 (Sun) 16:15:19 Id: 07c9fb [Preview] No.6686 del
Friendly reminder.

Here Are The Rules:
http://endchan.xyz/news/rules.html

/NEWS/ THREADS ARE ARCHIVED HERE
https://archive.fo/https://endchan.xyz/news/*


Reader Board owner 02/18/2018 (Sun) 20:05:02 Id: 1a6981 [Preview] No.6701 del
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Never post anything suggestive about children, you sick fuck.



Citizen Journalist Blows Truth About Parkland Shooting Wide Open Reader 02/21/2018 (Wed) 12:12:36 Id: 417485 [Preview] No. 6746 [Reply] [Last 50 Posts]
RELATED: >>>/news/6556 ; >>>/news/6683

Citizen journalist Jenny Moonstone has interviewed Parkland survivors who reveal that the Secret Service held drills at the the school prior to the shooting that left 17 dead.

According to Moonstone, multiple witnesses describe a 2nd shooter, FBI raids in town on Thursday night, and Secret Service drills last month at the school – all of which challenge the official narrative. Might this hold answers as to why the FBI failed to do anything about Nikolas Cruz?

While the massed Wagons of the Mainstream media waited patiently in Parkland Florida to be told what official story to report, the brave young you-tuber Jenny Moonstone was out getting the scoop.

In this video, she runs through what everyone has been saying in the town: https://hooktube.com/watch?v=mh0vLii-gBU

Jenny Moonstone happens to be an alternative you-tuber who found herself on the inside of the story when massacre came to her town of Parkland, Florida.

She got her phone out on Friday morning and shot this footage as she ran through everything she had learned.

She talks of multiple reports of second shooters, and this has been corroborated by people coming forward this weekend, like Alexa Miednik.

Alexa says she was talking to Nikolas Cruz as they left the school, she actually joked with him that she would have thought he would be behind something like this, to which Cruz is supposed to have reacted dumbfounded: and then heard MORE shots – afterwards!

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Reader 02/22/2018 (Thu) 02:07:19 Id: b7d022 [Preview] No.6779 del
>>6765
Contact uploaders and inform them of this place so they can organize protest this FBI massacre.

I would love to, but the fact is I don't have a Jewtube account. I only like to rip videos from Jewtube before they are taken down.

If you decide to inform Youtubers about something let them know about censorship and tell them about hooktube, and make sure to let them know to store offline backups of their videos too.


Reader 02/22/2018 (Thu) 02:19:06 Id: 12c5d1 [Preview] No.6782 del
you still don't believe that the United States of Israhell doesn't kill its own citizens..

think again


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>>6782
>you still don't believe that the United States of Israhell
>doesn't kill its own citizens.
>think again

>you still do not believe
>that the U.S. of Israhell
>does not kill its own citizens
>think again


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Reader 02/22/2018 (Thu) 12:30:09 Id: cae5b2 [Preview] No.6793 del
>>6790
Double negatives cancel themselves out. So what you said is this:
>you still believe that the United States of Israhell kills its own citizens..
>think again
That is bullshit. I've thought again. The US still kills their own citizens.



Trump Breaks 2nd Amendment Promise After Recent False Flag, Will Ban Certain Firearm Devices Reader 02/21/2018 (Wed) 13:53:26 Id: f081c4 [Preview] No. 6756 [Reply] [Last 50 Posts]
BUY WHATEVER YOU NEED OR WANT NOW, IF YOU DON'T ALREADY OWN IT!

BREAKING: President Trump says he’s directed AG Sessions to clarify if bump stocks are illegal and to propose regulations to “ban all devices that turn legal weapons into machine guns.” pic.twitter.com/cnZ2mc08TF

— NBC News (@NBCNews) February 20, 2018

While speaking on Tuesday, President Trump announced that he signed a memo “directing the attorney general to propose regulations to ban all devices that turn legal weapons into machine guns.”

Trump said, “[A]fter the deadly shooting in Las Vegas, I directed the attorney general to clarify whether certain bump stock devices, like the one used in Las Vegas, are illegal under current law. That process began in December. And just a few moments ago, I signed a memorandum directing the attorney general to propose regulations to ban all devices that turn legal weapons into machine guns. I expect that these critical regulations will be finalized, Jeff, very soon.”

RELATED: >>>/news/6556 ; >>>/news/6683 ; >>>/news/6746

http://www.breitbart.com/video/2018/02/20/trump-ive-directed-ag-to-propose-regulations-to-ban-all-devices-that-turn-legal-weapons-into-machine-guns/
https://web.archive.org/web/20180221133638/http://www.breitbart.com/video/2018/02/20/trump-ive-directed-ag-to-propose-regulations-to-ban-all-devices-that-turn-legal-weapons-into-machine-guns/
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Reader 02/21/2018 (Wed) 20:19:21 Id: 297bc5 [Preview] No.6769 del
>>6768
Lol, just watch them, FOSSCAD will bring back bump stocks in no time. And people will be making them in their garages and basements soon.


Trump considers banning machine gun making devices like bump stocks Reader 02/21/2018 (Wed) 21:50:45 Id: 666b9b [Preview] No.6772 del


Reader 02/22/2018 (Thu) 01:04:13 Id: b57d76 [Preview] No.6776 del
>>6772
Can you post the video without needing to active JS and other bullshit? Upload, or at least link from hooktube.com


Common Sense Gun Control? Trump Open to Raising Minimum Age To Purchase Firearms, From 18 to 21 Reader 02/22/2018 (Thu) 03:06:34 Id: fb915f [Preview] No.6787 del
Common Sense Gun Control? Trump Open to Raising Minimum Age To Purchase Firearms, From 18 to 21

A “White House source” informed Fox News that President Trump is open to raising the “minimum age for owning certain firearms.”

The federal minimum age for purchasing a handgun is 21-years old while the minimum age for purchasing a long gun is 18. The ability to buy long guns at age 18 came under scrutiny after 19-year-old Nikolas Cruz carried an AR-15 into a gun-free zone in Florida and opened fire on students, killing 17.

Fox News reports that Trump is “open to…a rise in the minimum age for owning certain firearms” in the wake of the Florida attack.

This news emerged on the same day that Trump directed the DOJ to finalize plans to ban bump stocks amid the current gun control outcry. It also came on the day that NRP’s Mara Liasson asked White House Press Sarah Sanders if Trump would be willing to reinstate the 1994-2004 federal “assault weapons” ban. Sanders replied, “We haven’t close doors on any front.”

The Washington Post reports that the idea of raising minimum age for gun purchases came up while Trump was having dinner with Geraldo Rivera.

Riveria suggested “raising the minimum age at which a person could buy a semiautomatic weapon from 18 to 21.”

https://archive.fo/UUMSa
https://www.breitbart.com/big-government/2018/02/21/report-trump-open-raising-minimum-age-owning-certain-firearms/


Reader 02/22/2018 (Thu) 07:25:54 [Preview] No.6791 del
>>6787
>02/22/2018
>18-21
=2021
So after Trump loses his reelection. figures/



Commiefornia Routinely Denies Healthcare Based On Skin Color, Lawsuit Reveals Reader 02/21/2018 (Wed) 20:36:41 Id: 1d166a [Preview] No. 6770 [Reply] [Last 50 Posts]
WHO ARE THE REAL RASCISTS?

Former medical director for insurance giant Aetna in California has admitted under oath that white people are routinely denied healthcare in California because of their race.

Medical director Dr. Jay Iinuma said the task of approving or denying care was delegated to nursing staff, who would “routinely deny whites healthcare coverage while approving those for blacks.“

According to current and former employees of Aetna in California, whites in California are four times more likely to have their claims with Aetna denied than blacks.

California Insurance Commissioner Dave Jones expressed outrage after receiving a copy of the Dr. Iinuma’s testimony and said his office is looking into how widespread the practice is within Aetna. According to Jones:

“If the health insurer is making decisions to deny coverage without a physician actually ever reviewing medical records, that’s of significant concern to me as insurance commissioner in California and potentially a violation of law.”

Aetna, the nation’s third-largest insurance provider with over 23 million customers, claims it looked forward to “explaining (their) clinical review process” to the commissioner. However, current and former staff at the insurance giant describe a purely arbitrary claim process in California, riddled with institutionalized racism against whites.

A former staff nurse, who regularly handled claims, said on condition of anonymity:

“I mean there were thousands and thousands of claims a day that each one of us had to handle, there was just simply no way that anyone could run through that much detail. So I just figured if you’re black or Latino, chances are, you need all the help you can get.”

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Reader 02/21/2018 (Wed) 20:37:19 Id: 1d166a [Preview] No.6771 del
>>6770
Cara Pressman, a bubbly 15-year-old white girl who has suffered from seizures since she was 9 was denied a minimally invasive brain surgery that could have cured her of her seizures and allowed her to lead a normal life. When the seizures strike, her body gets cold and shakes and she completely zones out for between 20 seconds and two minutes. The surgery could have saved her a life plagued with seizures, but her claim was denied by Aetna.

Jennifer Rittereiser, a 44-year-old white mother-of-two was also denied laser ablation surgery by Aetna for her debilitating seizures. Rittereiser said,

“I just want to stop having seizures so I can spend more quality time with my sons.”

Because of the seizures, which can happen at any time, Rittereiser is unable to drive anymore. Last April, Rittereiser lost consciousness behind the wheel of her silver SUV while driving with her 7-year-old son, Robert. Her SUV rammed into a car in front of her and struck it again before veering into oncoming traffic. Her vehicle careened down an embankment, flipped over and came to rest on its side amid a tangle of brush. She narrowly missed slamming into a guardrail and several trees. Somehow both mother and child were able to free themselves and walk out of the SUV unharmed, but she swore never to drive again after that.

Washington, Pressman and Rittereiser are just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to systemic racism and denying the insurance claims of white people. According to a former claims executive at Aetna, who is white and who spoke on condition of anonymity:

“You’d like to think that there’s a team of medical professionals who are sitting down at a conference room somewhere and pouring over your medical records and you claims before deciding whether or not to approve your procedures – but that’s just fiction.”

“It can be based on something as arbitrary as the neighborhood you live in. Like if I know that you live in a rich, white, neighborhood, I would routinely deny your claim – you can afford to pay out of pocket yourself, but if you lived in a poor black neighborhood, I might ‘feel’ for your situation and just let yours through.”

“There aren’t enough doctors to go around studying every case file that comes in.”

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Reader 02/21/2018 (Wed) 23:06:18 Id: af2489 [Preview] No.6773 del
I'm leaving this hellhole of a state the moment that I turn 18.


Reader 02/22/2018 (Thu) 00:50:08 Id: 52d046 [Preview] No.6774 del
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>>6773
>he thinks he's safe from discrimination for being white elsewhere
Love those teenagers fresh out of indoctrination. Always good for a laugh.


Reader 02/22/2018 (Thu) 01:01:19 Id: 4ad399 [Preview] No.6775 del
>>6773
You and a whole lot of others. I hear people are currently fleeing in droves. Just please, please don't vote Democrat when you move. We don't want the same bullshit over here.

>>6774
Not necessarily anon. Anywhere is better than Commiefornia at this point. That state is a cess pool of poverty pimping, crime and corruption. Any other state is better than that one shithole.


Reader 02/22/2018 (Thu) 05:46:46 Id: 52d046 [Preview] No.6789 del
>>6775
Anywhere better than Commiefornia and the known fact it's a shithole doesn't support "not necessarily", sport. Underage anon is still going to put up with anti-white agenda all across the USA when he grows up. I'm sure he's used to experiencing that, before escaping the furnace into the frying pan. Not that it bothers him at his age. The majority of modern white teens go full on wigger. So susceptible to the media. Bet he believes the bullshit narratives he was taught indoctrinated in school about "the wicked history of those evil white people".



While The US Govt Is Busy With False Flag Operations To Disarm Americans, Russians Are Preparing For US Dollar's Collapse Reader 02/22/2018 (Thu) 01:42:37 Id: 4a51ea [Preview] No. 6777 [Reply] [Last 50 Posts]
Russian Central Bank Gold Reserves Rise to 1,857 Tons in January, Passing People’s Bank of China’s 1,843 Ton Gold Hoard.

Russian gold reserves are now the fifth largest in the world.

Russia added 600,000 ounce of gold (18.66 tons) to reserves in January.

Russia added a record 224 tons of gold to reserves in 2017.

Since June 2015, the Central Bank of Russia has added over 576 tons of gold to reserves.

Overall Russian reserves rose from $432.742 billion in December to $447.735 in January.

Russian holdings of U.S. Treasuries top $100 billion for ninth in a row.

Gold reserves worth $80.4 billion constitute 17.95% of overall Russian reserves.

https://hooktube.com/watch?v=0j4lR2tur_w

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Reader 02/22/2018 (Thu) 01:49:26 Id: 4a51ea [Preview] No.6778 del
At this point I hate my own government more than most foreign governments and thats really, really sad. Its downright discouraging. I hope enough Americans are awake and are trying to prepare for the demise that is coming. If you want to know whats coming, just ask Russian boomers who had to live under the USSR and who witnessed its collapse.


Reader 02/22/2018 (Thu) 02:20:14 Id: afe7fd [Preview] No.6783 del
>>6778
Is it just USA that's bound to collapse, or is it going to take Canada and Mexico with it? If so, there would be nowhere to run.


Reader 02/22/2018 (Thu) 02:50:19 Id: 4a51ea [Preview] No.6786 del
>>6783
Mexico is already a third world nation, so Mexico can't be much worse than it already is (thats why Mexicans are fleeing to America in the first place).

Canada is securing their borders very, very well. It is very difficult for Americans to travel into Canada, they made sure of that years ago for this very reason. Checkpoints everywhere.

However, Cananda may stand a chance to survive a dollar collapse. But they'll have to make a tough decision: break with Europe and the US, and join trade with the Eastern BRICS nations and that includes both China & Russia. They'll no longer be faced with a globalist agenda but have to respect China's and Russia's nationalistic policies. And they'll likely not get as good a deal with their trade. So Trudeau may not like this so much but tough luck. It will get to the point you either stay with us and collapse, or you join the Eastern rebellion.



Its Official: New Gernations of America Are BROKE, We Are Heading Into Third World Territory Reader 02/20/2018 (Tue) 00:43:46 Id: 955bb6 [Preview] No. 6730 [Reply] [Last 50 Posts]
THERE IS NO REASON TO GO TO COLLEGE ANYMORE. FORGET IT. FIND WORK, SAVE UP AND PREPARE AS MUCH AS YOU CAN.

How long can our debt levels keep growing much, much faster than the overall economy?

We haven’t had a year of 3 percent growth for the U.S. economy since the middle of the Bush administration, but we keep borrowing money as if there is no tomorrow. Much of the focus has been on the exploding debt of the federal government, and that is definitely something I plan to address once I get to Washington. But on an individual level, U.S. consumers have been extremely irresponsible as well. In fact, one new survey has found that more than 80 percent of all American adults are currently in debt…

It’s no secret that America is a nation that runs on debt, but it may surprise you to learn that the overwhelming majority of U.S. adults owe money in some way, shape, or form. According to new data from Comet, here’s how many Americans have debt at present:

80.9% of Baby Boomers
79.9% of Gen Xers
81.5% of Millennials

For most of us, it starts very early. We were told that going into debt to get a college education would not be a problem because we would be able to pay those loans off with the good jobs we would get after graduation.

Unfortunately, those good jobs never really materialized for many of us (thanks to the outsourcing of jobs), and now millions of former college students are absolutely drowning in debt…

A study released Friday by the Brookings Institution finds that most borrowers who left school owing at least $50,000 in student loans in 2010 had failed to pay down any of their debt four years later. Instead, their balances had on average risen by 5% as interest accrued on their debt.

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Reader 02/21/2018 (Wed) 14:46:33 Id: 955bb6 [Preview] No.6761 del
>>6760
Here's why it may look like I'm shilling the idea of trade schools (and I might just be):

Trade schools are dirt cheap.
College on the other hand is expensive.
Trade schools teach you the basics to be a successful worker.
College teaches you advanced studies to be a professional.
Trade schools actually help you get a job related to the trade you were taught to do.
Colleges do not help you get a job, they only give you a degree and off you go on your own.

So factor this in: its a lot cheaper, teaches you what you need to know, and helps you find actual work.


Reader 02/21/2018 (Wed) 20:02:55 Id: 0af7bd [Preview] No.6766 del
>>6760
he asked for source nigger.
Bet you haven't even researched how trade taught in those schools are over saturated professions.
There's no economic growth in the USA, how do you expect demand for trade jobs that can be diy?


Reader 02/21/2018 (Wed) 20:06:40 Id: 91048a [Preview] No.6767 del
>>6757
Corporations moved offshore because after Nixon removed the US dollar from the Bretton Woods gold standard; and after we went to the OPEC nations to establish the US petrodollar reserve currency status; the dollar started to devalue significantly. And when the dollar began to devalue, the government kept increasing their insolvent spending practices, so taxes kept rising as well inflation. Corporations began to panic because they knew in the end they'd lose profits if they stayed in the US (considering the dollar was going to become massively devalued, as it is today). Plus factor increasing taxes over the last three decades (excluding the recent tax cuts) and fuck yes corporations wanted to move offshore. Debt insolvency is not good for economics long-term.

So corporations view some economic factors of our policy as a threat to their profits and will do what they can to mitigate those threats - even if that means outsourcing jobs.

>>6759
Our government should have imposed tariffs even though that would not solve the root of the problem: debt insolvency. America is broke today because we are addicted and dependent on debt. If it were not for debt, our whole reality and way of life would come crashing down and it would be a nightmare for 99% (which is anyone unprepared for collapse).

Far to late at this point. If we imposed tariffs today, corporations would say "OK, we'll just sell to all the Chinese and Russian consumers, we'll sell our products around the world and exclude the US from now on." However 40 years ago, corporations could not do that, they were not in position because those countries were not consumers, they were still full of impoverished commies. But now that things have changed corporations now have more options and America has less.

And thank Nixon for that, one of THE WORST presidents ever for backstabbing us by cutting off the gold standard. The gold standard is what made America so fucking rich in the first place. We had surplus wealth. Today we run deficits.

>>6761
Its too late to fix things today. Bail. Try becoming self-sufficient. Learn how to hunt, fish, plant crops, butchery and to cook. Learn how to preserve foods for long term storage. Hunt game for meat, plant vegetables to eat. Thats the only way you will live in the near future.


Reader 02/22/2018 (Thu) 02:30:08 Id: afdf45 [Preview] No.6784 del
>>6767
Socialists love to create misery and then campaign against it. This is how they stay in power so long. Please break that spell, America.


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>>6767
>>6784
Few understand that debt creation can be used as economic warfare against a nation to bankrupt it from within. The socialists who have created this misery have done just that - starting with Nixon! (Modern Reps/Dems = undercover socialists/communists two party system controlled by Zionist Rothschild banking cabal). Rothschilds are socialists using already FAILURE-proven Keynesian economics. Its an art of war against all workers of the country.



Broward Sheriff (A Known Democrat) Admits The Need For Guns: Florida Deputies To Be Armed On School Grounds Reader 02/22/2018 (Thu) 02:14:25 Id: 335354 [Preview] No. 6780 [Reply] [Last 50 Posts]
Broward County Deputies will begin carrying rifles on school grounds in the wake of last week's shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, according to Broward Sheriff Scott Israel.

“This morning, I implemented a practice within the Broward Sheriff’s Office and spoke to Mr. Runcie and he’s fully cooperative of my decision, that our deputies who are qualified and trained will be carrying rifles on school grounds from this point forward,” Israel said in a Wednesday press conference.

"Schools as soft targets need to be fortified," said the Sheriff, who said that officers would safely secure weapons when not in use. "When they are not carrying the rifle, until we look for gun locks and gun lockers, the only place when they're not slinging the rifle, that will be allowed to be stored, will be in their locked police vehicle," Israel said.

The sheriff of the Florida county where a shooter killed 17 people at a high school last week has ordered all deputies who qualify to begin carrying rifles on school grounds. https://t.co/M0gteqMa6Z pic.twitter.com/qp5NpvJIcQ

— KION News 5 46 (@KION546) February 21, 2018

When asked by a reporter if AR-15s will be carried, Israel said that some would. "It will be done safely," replied Israel, "We need to be able to defeat any threat that comes onto campus."

Israel also discussed the fact that Marjory Stoneman Douglas' School Resource Deputy was on campus the day of the shooting:

“Deputy Peterson was on campus. As you all know, he’s the School Resource Deputy. He was armed. As our command staff moves forward in this investigation the response and actions of Deputy Peterson will be looked at and scrutinized as will everyone.”

The Sheriff's full press conference can be viewed here.

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President Trump Wants To Allow Teachers To Be Armed To Protect Their Students Reader 02/22/2018 (Thu) 02:15:37 Id: 335354 [Preview] No.6781 del
President Trump Wants To Allow Teachers To Be Armed To Protect Their Students

During the meeting with Parkland students at the White House on Wednesday President Trump said arming teachers is a step that can be taken to make schools less-attractive targets for attackers.

He said that as things stand, attackers have nothing to lose because no one can shoot back.

CNN quoted Trump saying, “Gun-free zone to a maniac—because they’re all cowards—a gun-free zone is ‘let’s go in and let’s attack because bullets aren’t coming back at us.'” He said adopting a policy where “20 percent” of teachers were armed would reduce or eliminate the perception of weakness, making schools a riskier target to strike.

Trump said, “If you had a teacher who was adept with the firearm, they could end the attack very quickly.”

Newsweek reports that Trump also emphasized mental health and raising “the minimum age for purchasing a firearm,” but the push for arming teachers took center stage.

Students showed considerable support for the idea of arming teachers. Hunter Pollack, who lost his sister Meadow in the attack, said, “I’m not here to debate, but I lost my sister. And like Mr. President said, if you could find 20% of maybe retired law enforcement officers, or a teacher who could go through discreet training to carry a firearm around his waist, it could’ve been a very different situation.”

President Trump campaigned on allowing teachers to be armed for self-defense. He said gun-free zones provide “target practice for sickos” and, on October 8, 2016, the Washington Post quoted him saying, “I will get rid of gun-free zones on schools.”

https://archive.fo/WWVvd

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Communists Ask Banks To Block Customers From Purchasing Firearms, Intend On Bankrupting American Firearm Retailers Reader 02/21/2018 (Wed) 12:38:49 Id: 1d8b63 [Preview] No. 6752 [Reply] [Last 50 Posts]
In order to skirt around the Second Amendment issue – Democrats are now asking banks and credit card companies to block U.S.customers from being able to purchase firearms.

In a shocking Op-Ed for the New York Times, Democrat Andrew Ross Sorkin urges the big financial corporations in America to take matter in their own hands and block consumers from being able to purchase guns.

NY Times reports: What if the finance industry — credit card companies like Visa, Mastercard and American Express; credit card processors like First Data; and banks like JPMorgan Chase and Wells Fargo — were to effectively set new rules for the sales of guns in America?

Collectively, they have more leverage over the gun industry than any lawmaker. And it wouldn’t be hard for them to take a stand.

PayPal, Square, Stripe and Apple Pay announced years ago that they would not allow their services to be used for the sale of firearms.

“We do not believe permitting the sale of firearms on our platform is consistent with our values or in the best interests of our customers,” a spokesman for Square told me.

The big financial firms don’t even have to go that far.

For example, Visa, which published a 71-page paper in 2016 espousing its “corporate responsibility,” could easily change its terms of service to say that it won’t do business with retailers that sell assault weapons, high-capacity magazines and bump stocks, which make semiautomatic rifles fire faster. (Even the National Rifle Association has said it would support tighter restrictions on bump stocks.)

If Mastercard were to do the same, assault weapons would be eliminated from virtually every firearms store in America because otherwise the sellers would be cut off from the credit card system.

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Reader 02/21/2018 (Wed) 12:41:30 Id: 1d8b63 [Preview] No.6753 del
I've often used to tell fathers they should buy extra firearms to give to their sons and daughters as gifts when they grow up. Hopefully Americans are doing that today for their younger generations. We need a Keep America Armed movement.


Reader 02/21/2018 (Wed) 14:55:34 Id: 3fabce [Preview] No.6762 del
>paying in traceable fake money instead of cash


Reader 02/21/2018 (Wed) 15:02:18 Id: 1d8b63 [Preview] No.6763 del
>>6762
I have paid in cash before too, but the thing is that doesn't matter one bit. They already track gun sales. Every gun sale has a record and it is given to the FBI to review your background. Thus the waiting period before you pickup the gun. If you have no criminal history (a felony), then the feds OK the deal and you can pickup the gun. They always ask for names and addresses and all that jazz.



While Gun-confiscation Advocates Argue Against Safety Measures In Schools, Teachers Now Arming Up Reader 02/20/2018 (Tue) 18:17:41 Id: 5e35f9 [Preview] No. 6739 [Reply] [Last 50 Posts]
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An odd thing has happened. Advocates for gun control have actually begun arguing against practical measures addressing school security. Rather than take strategies that can be implemented virtually immediately, and which address the dangers in a specific place in a common-sense way, gun control advocates would rather focus on a political victory at some point in the future and continue to leave schools without proper security measures.

The general argument is that any effort at meaningful security is unacceptable because it turns schools into "fortresses."

Numerous examples of this line of reasoning can be found on Twitter. They are often remarkably similar in message which is "forget school security, just ban guns!"

Ah yes, the "ban guns" solution. It certainly worked in Latin America. And, of course, as soon as they're banned, everyone will immediately turn theirs in to the authorities and no one will have them anymore. Security of any sort will immediately and forever be rendered unnecessary. At least, this is how the thinking goes.

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Butler County, Ohio, Sheriff Richard K. Jones offered free concealed carry training for 50 teachers and 250 teachers responded within 24 hours.

Breitbart News reported that Jones began advertising the free training on Sunday and the immediate response was 50 emails within 20 minutes:

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Oxfam Loses Thousands of Donors Over Haiti Sexual Abuse Scandal Reader 02/20/2018 (Tue) 18:03:53 Id: 985df1 [Preview] No. 6738 [Reply] [Last 50 Posts]
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Oxfam’s leadership apologised Tuesday for downplaying the significance of a sexual misconduct scandal in Haiti and sought to stem the tide of cancelled donations.

Addressing British lawmakers, Oxfam Great Britain CEO Mark Goldring apologised early and often for a lack of transparency and urgency in handling the original allegations.

“I am sorry, we are sorry, for the damage Oxfam has done both to the people of Haiti but also to wider efforts for aid and development by possibly undermining public support,” he said.

The committee called the urgent session amid fury over Oxfam’s response to allegations that some of its staff in Haiti used prostitutes, including some who may have been minors. The scandal has shaken the aid group to the core, with the government suspending funding for the agency.

In addition, Oxfam said Tuesday that about 7,000 individual donors have cancelled regular donations in the past 10 days and some corporate sponsors are reserving judgment.

Seven Oxfam workers were fired or resigned after a whistleblower accused staff members of misconduct while working in Haiti after the 2010 earthquake that devastated the country. Government officials and Britain’s charity regulator have said that Oxfam didn’t tell them the allegations included sexual misconduct until Britain’s Times newspaper revealed details of the case earlier this month.

Goldring said that with hindsight, the charity’s leaders made the wrong call at the time of their initial investigation about how much information to give to the public and government authorities. But he said he believed those decisions were made in the interest of continuing vital aid to desperate people.

British lawmakers also questioned officials from Save the Children UK amid concern sex predators are targeting aid organisations because of the chaotic environments in which they work.

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