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Old 05-27-2020, 06:22 AM   #6001
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But, on the whole, I do think the GOP has the edge in the truth department, only because there are more born-agains in that camp . . .
I have observed that conservatives prefer knowing the truth and applying an objective assessment, and tend to pause until the facts are known. Saw that with Kavanaugh. Same with that Covington HS kid. Another big one was that monuments debate in Charlottesville. Russia collusion. Ukrainian quid pro quo. Trump emoluments. I could go on all day . . .

I even saw it with Joe Biden and Tara Reade. Conservatives paused and wanted due process, same as they did with Kavanaugh, but the Left moved to quickly dismiss and smear the victim messenger.

Being conservative doesn't mean perfection, and there have been many failures, yet being fair and honest is a Christian trait. On the contrary, I see very little fair and honest on the left. Mostly reactionary sheeple who take their marching orders from the daily mass email.
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Can someone explain to me why the same people who don't need to wear a mask because God will protect them also need an AR-15 because God won't?
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Can someone explain to me why the same people who don't need to wear a mask because God will protect them also need an AR-15 because God won't?
Dr. Fauci said that the mask does nothing, and it's only a symbol.

Stopping a virus with a mask is like restraining mosquitoes with a chain link fence.

After 3 months of this nonsense, people are seeing the hypocrisy in our leaders, especially the Democratic governors, and deciding that wearing masks is a joke. It's nothing more than a fashion statement at this point.

Wearing a mask is more dangerous than not. By hiding one's face, all forms of criminal activity can be done under the cloak of anonymity. There's reasons why criminals hide behind masks, and the dangers from criminals exceeds the dangers from this virus. Because of this, now more than ever people feel the need for firarms.

You should be thankful that you have a great governor in DiSantis.
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The latest science on effectiveness of wearing masks: https://science.sciencemag.org/conte...cience.abc6197
Bottom line: it is not political, it is your way of slowing the spread and showing others that you care about their health!
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The latest science on effectiveness of wearing masks: https://science.sciencemag.org/conte...cience.abc6197
Bottom line: it is not political, it is your way of slowing the spread and showing others that you care about their health!
Sounds more like virtue signaling than science.

Now the criminals behind masks are telling us what "science" is. Buyer beware!
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You should be thankful that you have a great governor in DiSantis.
Not as thankful as we are of Kentucky's governor. While DiSantis has done little to protect the health of his citizens, or not as much as my Democratic governor ; Florida's cases are still on the rise, while Kentucky's is on the decline.

See, Trump's retweet that, "The only good democrat is a dead democrat," is far from true. But since when has Trump ever cared about truth? who cares less about human life than Disantis, like so many other republican governors, whether born again or not ; that doesn't seem to move Christians to follow the teachings of Jesus.

What good does being born again do? It doesn't look like any good. It sure doesn't seem to cause loving your neighbor as yourself.
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Not as thankful as we are of Kentucky's governor. While DiSantis has done little to protect the health of his citizens, or not as much as my Democratic governor ; Florida's cases are still on the rise, while Kentucky's is on the decline.
Florida's Governor did much to protect his citizens, especially the sick and the elderly, and that is where he put all of his efforts, contrary to Andrew Cuomo, who forced his nursing homes to take covid- 19 patients. Who would do that? Cuomo is responsible for murdering thousands. In fact, it looks like nearly all the Democratic governors are totally brain dead when it comes to the difficult decisions needed today.
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Progressive Insanity in Minneapolis:
  • George Floyd, a known peacemaker without a criminal record, unknowingly passes a bogus $20 bill
  • Police send 4 cops to arrest him for his "horrendous" crime
  • Cop with long rap sheet of abuses brutally kills the man
  • Hennepin County decides not to arrest the cops until more evidence is found
  • Looters and arsonists destroy the community while police and national guard effectively stand down
  • Mayor calls on looters and rioters to properly "social distance" and wear their masks
  • Police make only one arrest -- a black CNN reporter
  • Riots, looting, shooting, and destruction spread to a city near you
  • Trump calls on Mayor to take decisive action, or he will, and Twitter censors him for "violent" speech
  • Progressive media decides that Minnesota mayhem is all Trump's fault
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FYI I was sent this message this morning on Facebook messenger:

Dear saints,
Below is a letter composed by Rick Scatterday along with another doctor in the Lord’s recovery. This letter was given in response to a question that was recently presented to brother Rick. We feel to share it with all of you, because as you will see in reading it, it gives a very balanced view related to considerations all the churches will be facing in the future related to meetings. In addition, we brothers in Dallas would like to offer some fellowship at the end of this letter.
Considerations Regarding the Relaxation of COVID-19 Mitigation Measures, May 12, 2020
• Governmental and public health authorities agree that the relaxation of pandemic mitigation measures as called for by federal and state guidelines is not related to a decrease in risk of infection, but rather to socioeconomic pressures. They agree that such relaxation is premature from the standpoint of public safety, but is described as being economically and politically unavoidable.
• This realization is important, as it should urge us to continue to exercise protective measures as thoroughly as possible within the limits of the practicality of our situation.
• Observations related to analogous past pandemics, and the experience of other countries with COVID-19 predict that we may experience a second wave of infection. In some previous pandemics, this second wave has been worse than the first.
• Assumptions made based upon early observations in China that children and young people are less susceptible to COVID-19 infection and complications have not been confirmed by the experience in Europe and the United States.
• We should anticipate that it will take 1-2 years for the COVID-19 pandemic to resolve. This may be affected by the speed with which an effective vaccine becomes available, which at present is projected to be possibly in 2021.
• The responsibility that the brothers leading the churches bear to be protective of the well-being of the saints favors a position that the churches not quickly restore their corporate (face-to-face) meeting schedule in concert with the reopening of businesses, pending a period of cautious observation as to the situation in the community.
• When an employee is directed to return to work, he must do so. When a saint decides to move freely in the community, they are certainly entitled to do so. But, to repeat, the community is no safer, and probably less so now than when the mitigation measures were instituted. For the elders to lead the saints to on-site corporate meetings in the midst of a known hazard, especially as it relates to our significant population of older or otherwise predisposed persons, would seem to involve some responsibility for the potentially serious consequences.
• After the COVID-19 mitigation measures are substantially relaxed, how long would it take to be able to project the new baseline situation?
o It appears that an additional period of up to 4-6 weeks would be needed. If a person is infected as soon as the mitigation measures are relaxed, the incubation period of the virus to the point of the development of symptoms could be up to two weeks. From the time of initiation of symptoms, it could take another one to two weeks for the symptoms to reach their height, and for hospitalization, when necessary, to be required. In more serious cases, the hospitalization period could be one to two weeks, or longer.
o Thus, only some weeks after liberalization will we know the new baseline for risk of infection and of more serious complications.
• When the responsible brothers in a locality feel that it is safe to reconvene on-site corporate meetings, it would be prudent to do so in phases.
o Caution would suggest beginning with smaller gatherings, while carefully heeding the situation among the saints and in the community.
o It would be prudent to remind the saints that the risk of COVID-19 contact and spread in the community has not diminished significantly, and that when resuming our meetings continued endeavor to apply recommended protective measures is still very important.
• Protectively speaking, it would be best for us to recommend that saints age 65 and older to not participate in corporate gatherings until a vaccine is available. In many cases, this would include the responsible brothers.
o During all phases of reopening, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) recommends only virtual meetings for those who are “vulnerable populations,” including those over age 65.
o It is not beneficial for the responsible brothers in this age group to feel that they need to be patterns to the saints by returning to the first reconvened gatherings.
o Rather, they should realize that the example that is most needed is for them to be patterns to the older, more vulnerable saints by remaining at home for safety reasons.
• When corporate meetings are opened and endorsed by the leading ones, they will certainly want to provide the option to saints who would like to remain back for health reasons to do so without feeling that they are violating the fellowship of the church.
o The elders may want to urge the saints to respect the decision of others who feel that they should remain under restriction when the church meeting schedule liberalizes. Hopefully, any who would like to exercise additional caution would sense support, rather than well-intended pressure to return.
o The elders may want to oversee the situation of saints who are hesitant to rejoin in-person meetings to assure that they have continued optimal access to virtual gatherings and fellowship.
• To optimize communication to the saints as to the direction to be taken by the church, the leading ones may want to convey their considerations to the saints in written form as well as verbally.
Our additional word of fellowship.
Dear saints,
We all find ourselves sovereignly in a very perplexing situation. In consideration of how to proceed in the future we very much appreciate the above fellowship offered by brothers, who have a long history of serving the Lord as medical doctors in the Lord’s recovery. In addition, we have appreciated the excerpts that are being attached to the Unceasingly Pray items each day. They have been very encouraging and enlightening. We also greatly look forward to the upcoming Memorial Day conference, which general subject is titled A Timely Word Concerning the World Situation and the Lord’s Recovery
Recently in fellowship with a number of the brothers bearing the leadership in the nine churches in the area, there were three points that came out in that fellowship. We realized in times like this that the enemy would like to frustrate our enjoyment of the blessing by damaging the one accord among the saints in the churches. With the need to consider how we go forward in our meeting life, there are at least three crucial matters we must practice.
1. Fellowship – In the Body, in the Word, in the New Testament ministry, with the saints, the churches and the coworker. There are at least two portions in the Word which focus on fellowship; 1 Cor. 1:9 and 1 John 1:3 – In these verses words and phrases are used to convey the importance of fellowship. Union, participation in Him. Putting away private interests and joining with others for a common purpose. In essence we maintain the fellowship and participate in its covering and oneness by setting aside our private interests to carry out God’s interest, His good pleasure
2. Seeking His Will – Inquiring as to what does the Lord want? Lord, what do You need to gain in this situation that You would get the glory and we would get Your blessing? Matt. 6:10 “…Your will be done…” We recommend two portions of ministry; 1) Deut. 30:15-16 and the HWMR Deut. Week 12 Day 4, the last two paragraphs. Which mentions that the life of a Christian is a life of blessing. 2) Excerpts from The Meaning and Purpose of Prayer, Chapter 1, p16-17. The last two paragraphs speak of the need of inquiring of the Lord.
3. Caring for one another. 1 John 4:7 …Love one another… Gal 6:10 ... let us do what is good toward all, but especially toward those of the household of the faith. Rom. 14:13 says, “Therefore let us judge one another no longer, but rather judge this: not to put a stumbling block or cause of falling before your brother.
As we have seen, our country is divided on a lot of issues and there are always at least two sides of every issue with ideas and opinions on how to handle things. Paul in 1 Cor. 6:12 said, “All things are lawful to me, but not all things are profitable…” In Rom. 14:13, he charges not to put a stumbling block before your brother. The Lord also said in Luke 17:1, “… It is impossible for causes of stumbling not to come, but woe to him through whom they come.” Many times, when we hold on to our opinion about what should or shouldn’t be done, or the way something should be or shouldn’t be done, we can either embolden people to follow our way or offend people by our way. Therefore, even if you or I have the feeling to take the liberty to relax the prescribed safety restrictions that the government has laid out in these days, we should not forget to care for others’ concerns. Not to embolden, judge or possibly stumble others in exercising our own liberty. Paul, in the matter of food said in 1 cor. 8:13, “Therefore if food stumbles my brother, I shall by no means eat meat forever, that I may not stumble my brother. Phil. 2: 1-3 If there is therefore and encouragement in Christ, if any consolation of love, if any fellowship of spirit, if any tenderheartedness and compassions, Make my joy full, that you think the same thing, having the same love, joined in soul, thinking the one thing, Doing nothing by way of selfish ambition nor by way of vainglory, but in lowliness of mind considering one another more excellent that yourselves.
Therefore, we need to take heed to open to the Lord and stay in fellowship to cooperate with the Lord and His Body to carry out His good pleasure. We need to see His will in all things. And we need to care for, honor and love one another. May the Lord save us in the His recovery from our opinions and let us do all things be done for the building up. 1 Cor. 14:26
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Old 05-29-2020, 08:17 AM   #6010
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FYI I was sent this message this morning on Facebook messenger:

Dear saints,
Below is a letter composed by Rick Scatterday along with another doctor in the Lord’s recovery. This letter was given in response to a question that was recently presented to brother Rick. We feel to share it with all of you, because as you will see in reading it, it gives a very balanced view related to considerations all the churches will be facing in the future related to meetings. In addition, we brothers in Dallas would like to offer some fellowship at the end of this letter.
Considerations Regarding the Relaxation of COVID-19 Mitigation Measures, May 12, 2020
• Governmental and public health authorities agree that the relaxation of pandemic mitigation measures as called for by federal and state guidelines is not related to a decrease in risk of infection, but rather to socioeconomic pressures. They agree that such relaxation is premature from the standpoint of public safety, but is described as being economically and politically unavoidable.
• This realization is important, as it should urge us to continue to exercise protective measures as thoroughly as possible within the limits of the practicality of our situation.
• Observations related to analogous past pandemics, and the experience of other countries with COVID-19 predict that we may experience a second wave of infection. In some previous pandemics, this second wave has been worse than the first.
• Assumptions made based upon early observations in China that children and young people are less susceptible to COVID-19 infection and complications have not been confirmed by the experience in Europe and the United States.
• We should anticipate that it will take 1-2 years for the COVID-19 pandemic to resolve. This may be affected by the speed with which an effective vaccine becomes available, which at present is projected to be possibly in 2021.
• The responsibility that the brothers leading the churches bear to be protective of the well-being of the saints favors a position that the churches not quickly restore their corporate (face-to-face) meeting schedule in concert with the reopening of businesses, pending a period of cautious observation as to the situation in the community.
• When an employee is directed to return to work, he must do so. When a saint decides to move freely in the community, they are certainly entitled to do so. But, to repeat, the community is no safer, and probably less so now than when the mitigation measures were instituted. For the elders to lead the saints to on-site corporate meetings in the midst of a known hazard, especially as it relates to our significant population of older or otherwise predisposed persons, would seem to involve some responsibility for the potentially serious consequences.
• After the COVID-19 mitigation measures are substantially relaxed, how long would it take to be able to project the new baseline situation?
o It appears that an additional period of up to 4-6 weeks would be needed. If a person is infected as soon as the mitigation measures are relaxed, the incubation period of the virus to the point of the development of symptoms could be up to two weeks. From the time of initiation of symptoms, it could take another one to two weeks for the symptoms to reach their height, and for hospitalization, when necessary, to be required. In more serious cases, the hospitalization period could be one to two weeks, or longer.
o Thus, only some weeks after liberalization will we know the new baseline for risk of infection and of more serious complications.
• When the responsible brothers in a locality feel that it is safe to reconvene on-site corporate meetings, it would be prudent to do so in phases.
o Caution would suggest beginning with smaller gatherings, while carefully heeding the situation among the saints and in the community.
o It would be prudent to remind the saints that the risk of COVID-19 contact and spread in the community has not diminished significantly, and that when resuming our meetings continued endeavor to apply recommended protective measures is still very important.
• Protectively speaking, it would be best for us to recommend that saints age 65 and older to not participate in corporate gatherings until a vaccine is available. In many cases, this would include the responsible brothers.
o During all phases of reopening, the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) recommends only virtual meetings for those who are “vulnerable populations,” including those over age 65.
o It is not beneficial for the responsible brothers in this age group to feel that they need to be patterns to the saints by returning to the first reconvened gatherings.
o Rather, they should realize that the example that is most needed is for them to be patterns to the older, more vulnerable saints by remaining at home for safety reasons.
• When corporate meetings are opened and endorsed by the leading ones, they will certainly want to provide the option to saints who would like to remain back for health reasons to do so without feeling that they are violating the fellowship of the church.
o The elders may want to urge the saints to respect the decision of others who feel that they should remain under restriction when the church meeting schedule liberalizes. Hopefully, any who would like to exercise additional caution would sense support, rather than well-intended pressure to return.
o The elders may want to oversee the situation of saints who are hesitant to rejoin in-person meetings to assure that they have continued optimal access to virtual gatherings and fellowship.
• To optimize communication to the saints as to the direction to be taken by the church, the leading ones may want to convey their considerations to the saints in written form as well as verbally.
Our additional word of fellowship.
Dear saints,
We all find ourselves sovereignly in a very perplexing situation. In consideration of how to proceed in the future we very much appreciate the above fellowship offered by brothers, who have a long history of serving the Lord as medical doctors in the Lord’s recovery. In addition, we have appreciated the excerpts that are being attached to the Unceasingly Pray items each day. They have been very encouraging and enlightening. We also greatly look forward to the upcoming Memorial Day conference, which general subject is titled A Timely Word Concerning the World Situation and the Lord’s Recovery
Recently in fellowship with a number of the brothers bearing the leadership in the nine churches in the area, there were three points that came out in that fellowship. We realized in times like this that the enemy would like to frustrate our enjoyment of the blessing by damaging the one accord among the saints in the churches. With the need to consider how we go forward in our meeting life, there are at least three crucial matters we must practice.
1. Fellowship – In the Body, in the Word, in the New Testament ministry, with the saints, the churches and the coworker. There are at least two portions in the Word which focus on fellowship; 1 Cor. 1:9 and 1 John 1:3 – In these verses words and phrases are used to convey the importance of fellowship. Union, participation in Him. Putting away private interests and joining with others for a common purpose. In essence we maintain the fellowship and participate in its covering and oneness by setting aside our private interests to carry out God’s interest, His good pleasure
2. Seeking His Will – Inquiring as to what does the Lord want? Lord, what do You need to gain in this situation that You would get the glory and we would get Your blessing? Matt. 6:10 “…Your will be done…” We recommend two portions of ministry; 1) Deut. 30:15-16 and the HWMR Deut. Week 12 Day 4, the last two paragraphs. Which mentions that the life of a Christian is a life of blessing. 2) Excerpts from The Meaning and Purpose of Prayer, Chapter 1, p16-17. The last two paragraphs speak of the need of inquiring of the Lord.
3. Caring for one another. 1 John 4:7 …Love one another… Gal 6:10 ... let us do what is good toward all, but especially toward those of the household of the faith. Rom. 14:13 says, “Therefore let us judge one another no longer, but rather judge this: not to put a stumbling block or cause of falling before your brother.
As we have seen, our country is divided on a lot of issues and there are always at least two sides of every issue with ideas and opinions on how to handle things. Paul in 1 Cor. 6:12 said, “All things are lawful to me, but not all things are profitable…” In Rom. 14:13, he charges not to put a stumbling block before your brother. The Lord also said in Luke 17:1, “… It is impossible for causes of stumbling not to come, but woe to him through whom they come.” Many times, when we hold on to our opinion about what should or shouldn’t be done, or the way something should be or shouldn’t be done, we can either embolden people to follow our way or offend people by our way. Therefore, even if you or I have the feeling to take the liberty to relax the prescribed safety restrictions that the government has laid out in these days, we should not forget to care for others’ concerns. Not to embolden, judge or possibly stumble others in exercising our own liberty. Paul, in the matter of food said in 1 cor. 8:13, “Therefore if food stumbles my brother, I shall by no means eat meat forever, that I may not stumble my brother. Phil. 2: 1-3 If there is therefore and encouragement in Christ, if any consolation of love, if any fellowship of spirit, if any tenderheartedness and compassions, Make my joy full, that you think the same thing, having the same love, joined in soul, thinking the one thing, Doing nothing by way of selfish ambition nor by way of vainglory, but in lowliness of mind considering one another more excellent that yourselves.
Therefore, we need to take heed to open to the Lord and stay in fellowship to cooperate with the Lord and His Body to carry out His good pleasure. We need to see His will in all things. And we need to care for, honor and love one another. May the Lord save us in the His recovery from our opinions and let us do all things be done for the building up. 1 Cor. 14:26
Your brothers in Christ
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And I might add, stop calling on the lord and stop being "the shouters." It shoots the virus out in the air some 20 feet.
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And I might add, stop calling on the lord and stop being "the shouters." It shoots the virus out in the air some 20 feet.
And why don't you take this same message to Minneapolis and many other major cities and tell all of these rioters to stop "shouting?" Aren't you worried about covid spreading among these anarchists?

Isn't it always easier and definitely safer to criticize these awful Christians?

Yesterday SCOTUS ruled that peaceful worshippers in church could be shut down. They ruled against the First Amendment to the Constitution.

Because it's always easier to criticize law-abiding and peaceful Christians.
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And why don't you take this same message to Minneapolis and many other major cities and tell all of these rioters to stop "shouting?" Aren't you worried about covid spreading among these anarchists?

Isn't it always easier and definitely safer to criticize these awful Christians?

Yesterday SCOTUS ruled that peaceful worshippers in church could be shut down. They ruled against the First Amendment to the Constitution.

Because it's always easier to criticize law-abiding and peaceful Christians.
Where two or three are gathered.
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I just saw this on countmeworthy's signature line and it spoke to me a little regarding what we see unfolding: "Watch ye therefore, and pray always, that ye may be accounted worthy to escape all these things that shall come to pass, and to stand before the Son of man."
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I've made an interesting discovery. I walk a lot. Talk a lot with friends and neighbors. Made a simple conclusion a while ago, which has been true with almost no exception -- the more liberal, the more afraid; and the more conservative, the less afraid.

Perhaps this is because of the news they watch. Perhaps because the conservatives tend to be God-fearing and God-trusting. Perhaps other reasons. Many of the liberals are just spooked irrationally. Many of the conservatives view it as a hoax.

Perhaps it's nothing more than a self-reinforcing prophecy -- some tend to believe what they want to be true.
I do think news plays a big role. Turn off the news and you're somewhat unaffected by the narrative. The news are by and large anti-conservative 24/7. I do think the hatred for Trump is so strong, they're willing to cut off the hand to spite the thumb. They really want to believe the anti-conservative narrative as truth.
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I do think news plays a big role. Turn off the news and you're somewhat unaffected by the narrative. The news are by and large anti-conservative 24/7. I do think the hatred for Trump is so strong, they're willing to cut off the hand to spite the thumb. They really want to believe the anti-conservative narrative as truth.
I have never seen so much deceptive brain-washing coming from the media. They constantly cut-and-paste Trump's words to smear him.
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I do think news plays a big role. Turn off the news and you're somewhat unaffected by the narrative. The news are by and large anti-conservative 24/7. I do think the hatred for Trump is so strong, they're willing to cut off the hand to spite the thumb. They really want to believe the anti-conservative narrative as truth.
Here is something I read that amazed me about media bias, and this should make it into the textbooks. It's a quote from a letter by 44 "journalists of color" who work for the Philadelphia Inquirer, sent to the newspaper. The letter is in response to a June 2nd op-ed piece the paper ran titled "Buildings Matter Too" that these 44 journalists didn't agree with. I find their response a little breathtaking, due to their unvarnished admittance that they have discarded all semblance of balanced reporting and that they actually put this in writing!

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“We’re tired of seeing our words and photos twisted to fit a narrative that does not reflect our reality,” the letter stated. “We’re tired of being told to show both sides of issues there are no two sides of.”
From Here: New York Daily News article about 44 Philadelphia Jounalist Letter

Please tell me if this article about these journalists' letter, and also what they said in meetings with the paper's management, amazed you as much as it did me! (and of course, the newspaper completely caved to these journalists' demands . . .)
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Old 06-10-2020, 07:43 AM   #6017
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Please tell me if this article about these journalists' letter, and also what they said in meetings with the paper's management, amazed you as much as it did me! (and of course, the newspaper completely caved to these journalists' demands . . .)
The media has absolutely become propaganda brainwashing.


Anyone to the right of AOC is being targeted.
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Old 06-23-2020, 06:27 PM   #6018
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We’re tired of seeing our words and photos twisted to fit a narrative that does not reflect our reality,” the letter stated. “We’re tired of being told to show both sides of issues there are no two sides of.”

This is not one-sided. It can go both ways. I am tired of seeing events being twisted and presented to fit a narrative that is far from accuracy. There are two sides to every issue and somewhere between is the truth.
Everything occurring in 2020 is about an election. From impeachment to covid to riots to a second covid wave and with each phase their best efforts are coming up short. Consider what will be next between now and November?
It's okay to assemble to protest and riot, but it's not okay for presidential rallies?
It's okay to assemble to protest and riot, but it's not okay to go to stand in line and cast your vote? Just as I am sure one side will push vote by mail, the other side will be pushing voter ID.
I am not a Trump supporter nearly as much as I oppose the injustice perpetrated against Trump and those in his inner circle. Really if readers want to know what this boils down to, what I see the media and the left doing to conservatives is much the same propaganda as LSM did to quarantined brothers.
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Old 06-24-2020, 06:10 AM   #6019
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We’re tired of seeing our words and photos twisted to fit a narrative that does not reflect our reality,” the letter stated. “We’re tired of being told to show both sides of issues there are no two sides of.”

This is not one-sided. It can go both ways. I am tired of seeing events being twisted and presented to fit a narrative that is far from accuracy. There are two sides to every issue and somewhere between is the truth.
Everything occurring in 2020 is about an election. From impeachment to covid to riots to a second covid wave and with each phase their best efforts are coming up short. Consider what will be next between now and November?
It's okay to assemble to protest and riot, but it's not okay for presidential rallies?
It's okay to assemble to protest and riot, but it's not okay to go to stand in line and cast your vote? Just as I am sure one side will push vote by mail, the other side will be pushing voter ID.
I am not a Trump supporter nearly as much as I oppose the injustice perpetrated against Trump and those in his inner circle. Really if readers want to know what this boils down to, what I see the media and the left doing to conservatives is much the same propaganda as LSM did to quarantined brothers.
So well said, bro!!!!!!!!

Here's another line that applies, "They don't hate Trump, they hate us as conservatives, constitutionalists, and Christians -- Trump just got in the way!
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