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Ferguson Violence: Protesters Warn "The Revolution Won't Be Televised" - 'Rubber Bullets & Tear Gas' Update

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UPDATE: As darkness falls once again in Ferguson, Police are out en masse and ordering people back to their homes, using tear gas and rubber bullets...


And police are using tear gas and rubber bullets to clear the area...





Police are ordering people back to their homes...



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A day of protests and vigils Sunday over the death of Michael Brown, a black teenager who was killed (allegedly shot 8 times) following an altercation with a Ferguson police officer, turned violent overnight with reports of riots and looting... and the violence is continuing today. As the following images suggest, there was a lot more bubbling under the surface of middle America than concern about one young man's death as Ferguson's full SWAT team is in force. As one young protester screamed, "the revolution will not be televised."


A selection of clips...

"The revolution will not be televised"


More looting...


and the Police are out in force today...


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Tue, 08/12/2014 - 07:55 | 5081045 fiftybagger
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"happens 24/7/365 (that and flags) all over the globe.  Some sh*t is just so sloppily done..."

Sloppy is the point.  Most of these people still believe in evolution, the moon landing, and 911 the official version; even though they are all outrageous lies and transparent frauds.  Fooling most of the people most of the time is no great shakes.  But getting people to disbelieve their own eyes and reason?  Now we're talkin' some serious psyops ;-)

9 And the great dragon was cast out, that old serpent, called the Devil, and Satan, which deceiveth the whole world

Revelation 12 King James Bible

Mon, 08/11/2014 - 16:56 | 5078642 Jumbotron
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"Didn't you notice the professionally done protest signs? That team is already on scene. "

They have those on standby at the local Rainbow / PUSH Coalition Headquarters in town.

You know...just for those occasions when you might need a sign.

Mon, 08/11/2014 - 15:12 | 5077961 kaa1016
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In this country, you can't say anything remotely close to negative about Jews, Gays or Blacks. If you do, especially if you're a public figure, you will be shamed and appologizing for the next 10 years. Also, it's almost as if it's okay for blacks to kill each other, but when someone else does it, it's a problem. It's like if you have a kid that's a fuck up, you know he's a fuck up, but when someone else calls him a fuck up, you're ready to kill that person. I could go on for days about this shit, but why even bother...

Mon, 08/11/2014 - 15:21 | 5078038 Four chan
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what did a gay do to you?

Mon, 08/11/2014 - 15:32 | 5078127 Pure Evil
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Probably rebuffed his advances.

Mon, 08/11/2014 - 15:41 | 5078191 knukles
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Oh, now that's just cold.  :)  +bazillion

Mon, 08/11/2014 - 15:58 | 5078304 Pure Evil
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He needn't get to upset, I've had a few hot lesbians turn me down too.

Mon, 08/11/2014 - 16:11 | 5078372 espirit
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I kissed a lezzie once before I understood her sexual preferance.

Not sure who was moar embarassed... or disgusted.

(I still thought she was hot tho')

Mon, 08/11/2014 - 16:33 | 5078488 sleigher
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Mon, 08/11/2014 - 17:05 | 5078685 zer0concerns
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I had an ex that was bi. I use to drill her ass while she ate a chic out. It was hot. Man I miss that gal.

Mon, 08/11/2014 - 21:38 | 5080048 willwork4food
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+1 for the balls to post that.

Mon, 08/11/2014 - 15:34 | 5078133 The Big Ching-aso
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If only Rodney King were still alive urging all to just get along. I've noticed it's kinda hard to do though when your ass is getting beat in from someone that just got hit by a brick.

Mon, 08/11/2014 - 15:37 | 5078158 TheReplacement
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Apparently the gay was a black jew.  That musta hurt some.

Mon, 08/11/2014 - 16:37 | 5078525 Syrin
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Nothing, but that didn't stop them from getting beligerent and destroying millenia old religious tenets.

Mon, 08/11/2014 - 15:19 | 5078011 Ness.
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Chicago Year To Date Totals
Shot & Killed: 211
Shot & Wounded: 1302
Total Homicides*: 248

As sad as the topic is, this is a good site.  


Mon, 08/11/2014 - 15:35 | 5078138 Pure Evil
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So, where's chump-a-lot to refute your thesis and lament about your comedic ignorance?

Mon, 08/11/2014 - 16:07 | 5078354 Agent P
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If Shot & Killed is 211 and Shot & Wounded is 1302, imagine what the Shot & Missed statistic must be. 

Mon, 08/11/2014 - 17:07 | 5078698 Jumbotron
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"If Shot & Killed is 211 and Shot & Wounded is 1302, imagine what the Shot & Missed statistic must be. "

Here it is......


Mon, 08/11/2014 - 16:23 | 5078453 NeedtoSecede
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And Chicago supposedly has some of the toughest "gun" control laws in the country. So it should be unicorns and marshmellows for everyone, right?

But retarded politicians (and the people who vote for them-some vote twice in Chiraq) stopped caring about facts a looooong time ago in that town.

Tue, 08/12/2014 - 09:47 | 5081418 Kobe Beef
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Liberal orthodoxy demands blame for African behavior be placed elsewhere.

It's a cottage industry in the Cultural Marxist Centers (aka Liberal Arts Departments), churning out such fantasmagorically disingenious memes like "white privilege", or "the legacy of slavery/colonialism", or "the gun problem".

Actually it's just an African problem. They have never built an advanced civilization, cannot maintain one, and cannot compete in one. 

The End

Tue, 08/12/2014 - 10:24 | 5081604 25or6to4
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+1000 up arrows Kobe
You summed it up perfectly. Just sprinkle a little "white mans burden" and " they are just like us only a different color" and presto, you have the declining cultures and values of the western world.

Mon, 08/11/2014 - 15:37 | 5078151 NOTW777
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chicago black youth death tolls higher than wars but you wont hear a thing; blacks can murder 1000s of other blacks and nothing - no obama comment, no sharpton, no jesse, no nyt, no msnbc

Mon, 08/11/2014 - 16:02 | 5078325 Pure Evil
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Yep, we hear endlessly about the War On Women and how they're denied their abortions and birth controll by corporations like Hobby Lobby.

But, it seems there's no War On Blacks touted in the MSM.

Of course, if they did that then they'd really have to ignore the real War On Whites, sorta like they did for as long as they could, when it came to the issue of Polar Bear Hunting or The Knockout Game.

Mon, 08/11/2014 - 16:59 | 5078656 Jumbotron
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Because black on black crime doesn't make any money.

Mon, 08/11/2014 - 17:31 | 5078813 Frankie Carbone
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Yes it does. That's an inmate, possibly two, and that is a service sold to the state by Corrections Corporation of America and their bretheren. 

Mon, 08/11/2014 - 23:59 | 5080518 California Nigh...
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Because black on black crime doesn't make any money.


OR because Jesse, Barry, and Al all know, deep in their hearts, that there are too many wild-ass niggers with guns and it's best for all concerned that they kill each other as soon as possible.

Mon, 08/11/2014 - 19:45 | 5079499 The Gooch
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Here's the daily, play by play of shootings and homocides in Rahm Emanuel's garden.   http://heyjackass.com/

OT: R.I.P., Robin WIlliams.

Mon, 08/11/2014 - 22:40 | 5080315 PrintemDano
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The North American Pavement Apes never get upset when a North American Pavement Ape kills another North American Pavement Ape.  They Only get upset when a cracker or a cop kills a North American Pavement Ape.  

Molon Labe, and remember it's never to late to get more ammo.

Mon, 08/11/2014 - 14:49 | 5077758 FuzzyDunlop21
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So a kid gets shot and these rodents see it as an opportunity to steal some 'purple drank' from the 7/11. Glad they are following in the footsteps of Papa Bear by not letting a crisis go to waste

Mon, 08/11/2014 - 14:57 | 5077845 Herd Redirectio...
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Its the middle of the month, and the EBT cards all ran out on Friday.

Mon, 08/11/2014 - 16:41 | 5078546 spekulatn
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I blame the weather.


Now let's all just BTFRiots!! Bitchez.

Mon, 08/11/2014 - 17:31 | 5078817 Frankie Carbone
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So they haven't eaten in two weeks? 

Mon, 08/11/2014 - 15:42 | 5078175 Redhotfill
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Why they be chimpin out?

Mon, 08/11/2014 - 18:47 | 5079159 drdolittle
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Kid was running away. Can't shoot someone in the back and call it self defense. Cops repeatedly get away with this kind of shit.

Mon, 08/11/2014 - 19:58 | 5079557 HardAssets
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It's like the Vietnam war. Since it was hard to tell who was the enemy and who wasn't, they shot anyone who ran.

They figured they Musta been the bad guys. This is military 'intelligence'.

Aren't you glad the police become more militarized in America every day ?

Mon, 08/11/2014 - 20:45 | 5079791 Central Bankster
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And how do you know that's what happened?  I've heard atleast 6 different explanations of how this went down.  Each one, very significantly different then the other.  Including one where he was handcuffed, yet was waving his hands in the air surrendering, and one where he was shot, ran away, and came back and was shot again.  Who to believe when none of these stories make any fucking sense.

Mon, 08/11/2014 - 22:39 | 5080307 FuzzyDunlop21
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And the kid tried grabbing the cops gun. I would have shot the fucker too!

Im no fan of the police. And yea shooting the kid 7 times as hes running away is over-zealous. But that kid gave up any right to his life when he tried to disarm a police officer. Fuck him. Asshole thought he was invincible. 

Mon, 08/11/2014 - 23:24 | 5080446 Antifaschistische
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why they keep showin these videos of Rwanda?

Tue, 08/12/2014 - 00:28 | 5080585 laomei
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Unless there's actual unedited video evidence of the kid doing ANYTHING wrong, then it's bullshit.  Cops lie all the time and lie for each other all the time.  They have zero legitimacy and are little more than domestic terrorists.

Tue, 08/12/2014 - 01:18 | 5080654 agNau
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"He could have been me thirty-five years ago."

Mon, 08/11/2014 - 17:59 | 5078918 Bilderberg Member
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...But on the bright side,a postal stamp will.

Mon, 08/11/2014 - 19:52 | 5079521 HardAssets
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Lots of statements by people here without many facts to go on at this early stage.

Lots of assumptions made.

'Prejudice' means to pre judge.

If you've made your mind up already, based on a few photos & videos - you're the perfect target for a Divide & Conquer strategy. Get people fighting among themselves as a diversion. Make sure they never come together for a common cause against a common predator.

(There's also videos of peaceful protests. And there's Twitter posts of blacks speaking out against the looting & property damage; they point out that it takes the focus away from the killed 17 yr old.

Tue, 08/12/2014 - 00:55 | 5080624 teslaberry
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who do you think feeds the palestinians in gaza. ISRAEL.  water, electricity and food. and they are getting more and more free shit because the 'credit' israel extends them will never be paid ,but that's ok it's part of the deal of being in charge....

Mon, 08/11/2014 - 14:46 | 5077722 BlackMagician
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You must be white...BTW...I'm black...a husband...father...and business owner. I have never been violent a day in my life...but if you want to threaten all blacks and throw all in the same category...for the actions of some...well...

Mon, 08/11/2014 - 15:02 | 5077887 25or6to4
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Well then good for you blackmagocian. However, senseless violence and bad behavior seems to be the SOP of the majority of negros no matter what country or continent they reside in.

Mon, 08/11/2014 - 15:35 | 5078143 l8apex
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BM - tell your people to get it together.  How many times will stuff like this happen?  

Mon, 08/11/2014 - 16:04 | 5078342 SmackDaddy
Mon, 08/11/2014 - 17:38 | 5078842 Frankie Carbone
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I don't think he made claim that they were his people anymore than you make claim that the protagonists in Deliverance are your peoples. 

Tue, 08/12/2014 - 07:32 | 5081027 Global Observer
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Why are they his people any more than they are yours? Because he is black and you are not? Looks like a very mature and non-racist way to look at things.

Mon, 08/11/2014 - 23:36 | 5080476 SilverRhino
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It's not the race that is the problem, it's the culture. 

Picts and Celts used to be barbarians too.  

Raise any human in a decent culture, and they will do ok.

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