Register | Sign In

Understanding through Discussion

EvC Forum active members: 53 (9179 total)
3 online now:
Newest Member: Anig
Upcoming Birthdays: Theodoric
Post Volume: Total: 918,057 Year: 5,314/9,624 Month: 339/323 Week: 183/160 Day: 0/19 Hour: 0/0

Thread  Details

Email This Thread
Newer Topic | Older Topic
Author Topic:   More Right Wing terrorism in the US
Inactive Member

Message 45 of 153 (844822)
12-05-2018 7:12 PM
Reply to: Message 32 by JonF
12-05-2018 11:17 AM

Re: Left wing terroism
The government has labelled Antifa a terrorist organization. The fact that you don't know that should concern you.
You might be right. Since the official list is not available to the public, it's difficult to tell for sure.
As I understand it, the politics of Antifa are to be anti-far right wing. That does not make them left wing/liberal. Maybe a lot of Antifa is made up of non-lunatic fringe conservatives?

Professor, geology, Whatsamatta U
Evolution - Changes in the environment, caused by the interactions of the components of the environment.
"Do not meddle in the affairs of cats, for they are subtle and will piss on your computer." - Bruce Graham
"The modern conservative is engaged in one of man's oldest exercises in moral philosophy; that is, the search for a superior moral justification for selfishness." - John Kenneth Galbraith
"Yesterday on Fox News, commentator Glenn Beck said that he believes President Obama is a racist. To be fair, every time you watch Glenn Beck, it does get a little easier to hate white people." - Conan O'Brien
"I know a little about a lot of things, and a lot about a few things, but I'm highly ignorant about everything." - Moose

This message is a reply to:
 Message 32 by JonF, posted 12-05-2018 11:17 AM JonF has not replied

Replies to this message:
 Message 49 by riVeRraT, posted 12-06-2018 9:21 AM Minnemooseus has replied

Inactive Member

Message 52 of 153 (844858)
12-06-2018 7:34 PM
Reply to: Message 49 by riVeRraT
12-06-2018 9:21 AM

Re: Left wing terroism
Re: Antifa
Um no. I would bet a few bucks and say they are all "lefties". Nice try though. Or perhaps you are in denial? Like the Democrat leadership is?
I have no idea of what the political leanings of Antifa are, and I doubt you do. Certainly they are to the left of what they are opposing. So if you define "lefties" as "not of the far right fringe", I grant you that you are probably correct.
I recently read a Rachel Maddow quote somewhere - She said something along the lines of "Politically I lean to the left. I am rather in line with Eisenhower era Republicans".

This message is a reply to:
 Message 49 by riVeRraT, posted 12-06-2018 9:21 AM riVeRraT has not replied

Replies to this message:
 Message 53 by caffeine, posted 12-07-2018 4:10 AM Minnemooseus has not replied
 Message 56 by Faith, posted 12-09-2018 6:22 AM Minnemooseus has not replied

Newer Topic | Older Topic
Jump to:

Copyright 2001-2023 by EvC Forum, All Rights Reserved

™ Version 4.2
Innovative software from Qwixotic © 2024