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2019-07-30 Europe
Trump's threat to label Antifa terrorist group triggers row in Germany
[DW] "I am Antifa" began trending in Germany after Trump said he might label the group a terror organization. Left-wing politicians hit back at the US president, while police and “far-right”
...scare quotes added...
politicians expressed support for the proposal.
Posted by trailing wife 2019-07-30 00:00|| E-Mail|| Front Page|| [369 views ]  Top
 File under: Antifa 

#1 note the treatment of left v right wing by the MSM.

You'd think only extreme-left would support a violent fascist group like antifa.
Posted by Bright Pebbles 2019-07-30 04:42||   2019-07-30 04:42|| Front Page Top

#2 "violent" fascist group is a short description of the goals of all left wingers so of course they object.
Posted by AlanC 2019-07-30 08:10||   2019-07-30 08:10|| Front Page Top

#3 Does the Democrat Party qualify? They are showing "whack job" tendencies. Antifa members are annoying and in a group dangerous and destructive. Cowardly also comes to mind. The Weathermen were considered a terrorist group back in the 60s and early 70s. There are many similarities between the Weathermen and Antifa.
Posted by JohnQC 2019-07-30 08:51||   2019-07-30 08:51|| Front Page Top

#4 Trump's got serious reach if this is the Kraut's reaction to a domestic terrorist issue, or is Baader-Meinhof putting the band back together?
Posted by Raj 2019-07-30 08:58||   2019-07-30 08:58|| Front Page Top

#5 Amazing how Trump gets them to defend the undefendables. "The Devil Trump made me do it!"
Posted by Procopius2k 2019-07-30 08:59||   2019-07-30 08:59|| Front Page Top

#6 We definitely want to take our cues on proper definitions of terror from the Germans.

OTOH, is this just more "trial ballooning" from Trump followed by no actual action?

Cuz that shit is getting old.
Posted by charger 2019-07-30 12:22||   2019-07-30 12:22|| Front Page Top

#7 Just Do It! The picture of masked Antifa thugs would make the necessity clear.
Posted by magpie 2019-07-30 12:56||   2019-07-30 12:56|| Front Page Top

#8 These days you honestly can't tell the Bee from the MSN's "news."
Posted by Lex 2019-07-30 14:19||   2019-07-30 14:19|| Front Page Top

#9 *MSM's
Posted by Lex 2019-07-30 14:19||   2019-07-30 14:19|| Front Page Top

#10 Meanwhile, two members of the Proud Boys are now up for hearing for clashing with what the court says were "left-wing protesters" last year in NY. Hare and Kinsman stood their ground and faced 20+ bastards from antifa. Naturally they hit whatever they got a hold of, wouldn't you ?

The antifa guys and girls they attacked have refused to come to court to identify them or cooperate with the court And yet, the court is the #%@¶ing court, so it must hold court, right ?. This is understandable because going up on the stand, you can't wear a black mask.

Let's see what new travesty of justice the judges can muster up on their own against the citizen defenders.

Posted by Dron66046 2019-07-30 15:22||   2019-07-30 15:22|| Front Page Top

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