Opinion | These are your people, President Trump

Opinion | These are your people, President Trump


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Opinion | These are your people, President Trump
San Francisco Chronicle ^ | August 13, 2017 | by Colbert I. King, The Washington Post

Posted on 08/13/2017 7:26:25 AM PDT by Oldeconomybuyer

President Donald Trump’s mealy-mouthed mutterings on the terrorism let loose in Charlottesville, Virginia, on Saturday are worthy of the hypocrite and instigator of hate that he has proved himself to be. Trump knows what was at work on those streets and who was behind it. As well he should. They are some of the same forces that helped to put him in the White House.

Trump’s people, also – were out in force in Charlottesville with their hate-filled minds, their guns, and a weaponized automobile.

That was your crowd down there in Old Virginia, Donald Trump.

They were speaking your language, vomiting your sentiments, acting out what animates you from within.

So why are any of us the least bit surprised that Trump’s devoted clan of white nationalists would be so emboldened as to brazenly emulate their klan forbears and take it to the streets? One of their own reached the White House, with their help. It’s enough to make an old Confederate proud, and a present-day white nationalist as arrogant, reckless and dangerous as can be.

(Excerpt) Read more at sfgate.com


TOPICS: Constitution/Conservatism; Crime/Corruption; Editorial; News/Current Events
KEYWORDS: bias; intifa; journalism; media


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The progressive hardcore left media is in full-blown hate-Trump mode. Which means the progressive hardcore left media is full-blown hate Trump Voter mode.


To: Oldeconomybuyer

I thought the car driver was a NeverTrumper.

2 posted on 08/13/2017 7:27:49 AM PDT by Paladin2 (No spelchk nor wrong word auto substition on mobile dev. Please be intelligent and deal with it….)

To: Oldeconomybuyer

Scumbags in the media.


To: Oldeconomybuyer

And Ferguson is Obamas people.
Black lives matter is Obamas people.
What’s your point San Francisco?

4 posted on 08/13/2017 7:29:05 AM PDT by Skywise

To: Oldeconomybuyer

The culture war just got hotter.

5 posted on 08/13/2017 7:29:07 AM PDT by elcid1970 (“The Second Amendment is more important than Islam. Buy ammo.”)

To: Oldeconomybuyer

Yes….like clockwork, here come the dummies, programmed with propaganda, name calling, stereotyping, and bigotry

6 posted on 08/13/2017 7:29:32 AM PDT by A_Former_Democrat (“Liberalism is a mental disorder” On FULL Display NOW! Boycott Mex/Can, nba NFL PepsiCO Kellogg’sB)

To: Oldeconomybuyer

First, these are not Donald Trump’s People.

Have you ever been so racist you received an award from Jesse Jackson because you hired so many minorities?

Second, if the situation was reversed or a Muslim it would be #NotAllMuslims.

And this article would be about how people shouldn’t let Islamophobia fester and all that.

7 posted on 08/13/2017 7:30:02 AM PDT by KC_Lion (If you want on First Lady Melania’s, Ivanka Trump’s or Sarah Palin’s Ping Lists, just let me know.)

To: Oldeconomybuyer

Let em

The Left wants us to feel a need to condemn that which has already been condemned. Their facts are wrong. Their own violence provokes responses. We need to stay cool headed

8 posted on 08/13/2017 7:30:45 AM PDT by Nifster (I see puppy dogs in the clouds)

To: Skywise

And the same people that killed those police in Dallas? Or how about the guy that shot the Congressman and other Republicans at a softball game.


To: Oldeconomybuyer

Okay, we’re all Nazis and Klansmen now, so says the Media and the GOPe.

10 posted on 08/13/2017 7:30:49 AM PDT by TTFlyer

To: Paladin2

From what I have read, he was an Anti-fa who plowed into the crowd that was throwing rocks at his car. So, he plowed into his own people. Wonder if Big Media will report this??

11 posted on 08/13/2017 7:30:55 AM PDT by originalbuckeye (“In a time of universal deceit, telling the truth is a revolutionary act.” – George Orwell)

To: Oldeconomybuyer

This garbage are your communists Democrats and a perfect example of your hate for America


To: Oldeconomybuyer

“Don’t look at the violent counter-protesters!”
That’s the meme today.

Every point he makes can be made about the enablers of the leftist violence.

13 posted on 08/13/2017 7:31:09 AM PDT by mrsmith (Dumb sluts: Lifeblood of the Media, Backbone of the Democrat/RINO Party!)

To: Oldeconomybuyer

Another libtard with an agenda. You lost for whatever reason. Deal with it.

14 posted on 08/13/2017 7:31:16 AM PDT by econjack

To: Oldeconomybuyer

Shove it, MSM.
It is you who started this.
The end will be unpleasant for all.
But most unpleasant for you.
Keep your eyes open at night.


To: Nifster

We need to stay cool headed

You mean roll-over, right?

16 posted on 08/13/2017 7:32:18 AM PDT by TTFlyer

To: Paladin2

Me, too. Appears we were mistaken.

17 posted on 08/13/2017 7:32:33 AM PDT by wastoute (Government cannot redistribute wealth. Government can only redistribute poverty.)

To: Oldeconomybuyer

The more they say crap like this, the stronger Trump’s support becomes. (Don’t tell them).

18 posted on 08/13/2017 7:32:43 AM PDT by bigbob (People say believe half of what you see son and none of what you hear – M. Gaye)

To: mrsmith

“…President Donald Trump’s mealy-mouthed mutterings…”

That was all I needed to read….

19 posted on 08/13/2017 7:32:46 AM PDT by JBW1949 (I’m really PC….PATRIOTICALLY CORRECT!!!!)

To: TTFlyer

Cool headed is always a good idea but, may I ask, toward what end?

20 posted on 08/13/2017 7:33:58 AM PDT by wastoute (Government cannot redistribute wealth. Government can only redistribute poverty.)

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