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    National Police Association Podcast 54: Funding for Black Lives Matter revealed, and How Wikipedia editors protect and support Antifa

    National Police Association Podcast 54: Funding for Black Lives Matter revealed, and How Wikipedia editors protect and support Antifa

    QUOTES
    02:15 "The fund in turn passed along $8 million to Communities United for Police Reform, a far-left 'defund the police' group whose membership includes Black Lives Matter NYC, Malcolm X Grassroots Movement, Color of Change, and the local SEIU branch."
    02:39 "It employs lawyers from the activist Left and Obama administration aiming to fundamentally transform the criminal justice system by demanding removal of police officers from schools, decriminalizing drugs, expanding the 'definition of profiling' to include 'sexual orientation' and 'gender identity,' and forcing police and prosecutors to 'acknowledge and apologize for decades of racially disparate policing and criminal justice practices.'"
    05:07 "One discussion last year agreed at the time to remove the terrorism label, which has repeatedly been kept out of the article's intro. While criticism of Antifa involvement in riots following the death of George Floyd in police custody refocused attention on the group."
    09:27 "Ngo has been variously smeared by vandals as a 'fascist' or 'nazi' and even a 'white nationalist' despite being Asian, while established editors citing biased sources such as the socialist Jacobin outlet accuse Ngo of 'doxing' Antifa members and getting journalists threatened by linking research about their closeness to Antifa."
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    SUMMARY
    In this episode of the National Police Association Podcast, the alleged source of funding for the Black Lives Matter movement has been revealed, with the Tides Foundation being the tip of the iceberg.
    Also, Breitbart news published that Wikipedia editors have been censoring their pages of Antifa and Black Lives Matter violence. These editors reportedly labeled journalist Andy Ngo as a fascist and conducted smear campaigns against President Trump.
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    HIGHLIGHTS
    00:19 Left-wing politics and funding identified for Black Lives Matter Movement
    04:12 Bretibart news: Wikipedia editors are actively censoring Antifa violence
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    RESOURCES
    National Police Association

    • 12 min
    National Police Association Podcast number 53: Feds surging agents to Chicago, and New York City freeing cop killers

    National Police Association Podcast number 53: Feds surging agents to Chicago, and New York City freeing cop killers

    QUOTES
    00:43 "Attorney General William Barr said hundreds of federal agents could take part in the surge in the city, where they will be engaged in 'classic crime-fighting' such as investigating homicides, gangs, gun crime, and drug-trafficking organizations."
    01:22 "The mayor offered a measured response to the announcement, expressing both cautious optimism about the additional resources and skepticism about Trump's motives. She has repeatedly said the kind of force captured on camera on the streets of Portland, Oregon, is not welcome in Chicago."
    06:25 "The effectiveness of a law-enforcement surge is far from guaranteed, particularly in Chicago where increased police staffing has done little to stem the violent tide over the years."
    09:40 "Patrick J. Lynch, the Polive Benevolent Association president, said the releases of 'killers who undermine the very fabric of a civilized society' were emblematic of Albany's 'pro-criminal agenda.'"
    09:52 “This violates everything law-abiding citizens stand for: keeping our streets safe, respecting the sacrifice of police families, and sending a strong message to criminals that killing police officers will never be tolerated,” he said."
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    SUMMARY
    In this episode of the National Police Association Podcast, Trump singles out Chicago for violence and announces a surge in federal agents for "classic crime-fighting." Mayor Lightfoot has issued a measured optimism about the move saying the arrests by federal agents in Portland are not welcome in her city.
    And in New York City, more cop killers are to be set free on parole much to the protest of the Police Benevolent Association and the victims' families.
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    HIGHLIGHTS
    00:18 Trump: Hundreds of federal agents to storm Chicago to curb violence
    08:32 New York City to free cop killers decades after conviction
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    RESOURCES
    National Police Association

    • 13 min
    National Police Association Podcast number 52: America wracked by leftist violence, New Jersey Back the Blue rally attracts large crowd, and Georgetown shows law enforcement appreciation

    National Police Association Podcast number 52: America wracked by leftist violence, New Jersey Back the Blue rally attracts large crowd, and Georgetown shows law enforcement appreciation

    QUOTES
    00:31 "In addition to violent protests, rioting and looting, the insurgents started by targeting statues and monuments to Confederate figures from the American Civil War."
    01:50 "Marx described religion as the soul of soulless conditions and the opium of the people. He called for the abolition of religion as an illusion preventing the people from having true happiness."
    03:35 "'I am not proposing defunding Northfield police nor did I ever say I was,' Korngut said in a statement she posted to her Facebook page.People are interpreting that to me saying Northfield police are targeting Black people,' she told The Press."
    09:19 "State legislators and Sussex County Council representatives pledged continued support for the 'Thin Blue Line' of law enforcement in Delaware. That thin blue line represents the difference between civility and chaos,' said House Minority Leader Rep. Danny Short, R-Seaford."
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    SUMMARY
    In this episode of the National Police Association Podcast, a report says that America is under attack from Marxist Black Lives Matter Movement members who have started targeting historical monuments and churches.
    In Northfield, New Jersey, a "Blue Lives Matter' rally drew in over 200 supporters after a councilwoman allegedly supports police defunding. She has since denied the allegation.
    And in Georgetown, Delaware, another rally in support of law enforcement facilitated by state Sen. Brian Pettyjohn, R-Georgetown drew in an estimated 500 supporters including state legislators, council representatives, retired troopers, and many more.
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    HIGHLIGHTS
    00:22 Church attacks blamed on Marxists, Black Lives Matter Movement
    02:53 Northfield 'Blue Lives Matter' Rally draws in 200 supporters
    05:35 Georgetown 'Thin Blue Line' Rally gets the support of local legislators and authorities
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    RESOURCES
    National Police Association

    • 12 min
    National Police Association Podcast 51: NPA asks Palo Alto to remove convicted cop killer from BLM mural, Artists block street to guard new BLM mural, and Colorado chaplain gets NPA support in flag controversy

    National Police Association Podcast 51: NPA asks Palo Alto to remove convicted cop killer from BLM mural, Artists block street to guard new BLM mural, and Colorado chaplain gets NPA support in flag controversy

    QUOTES
    00:53 "Chesimard, a leading figure in the 1970s so-called Black Liberation Army also known as Assata Shakur, was serving a life sentence for an array of charges, including first-degree murder and assault and battery of a police officer."
    05:29 "Chesimard was later captured and convicted of first-degree murder and multiple other felonies. She was granted political asylum in Cuba after escaping from prison. She remains on the FBI's Most Wanted list, the association said."
    08:23 "The letter went on to quote guidelines: No unsightly article shall be permitted and said please remove the items and store them out sight. I can't take the flag down. I'd be a hypocrite."
    12:35 "I would like an apology and would like them to let us continue to have the freedoms we are supposed to have in America. Silverman said they are prepared to go to a hearing if that is what the HOA would like, and they are also prepared to go to court."
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    SUMMARY
    In this episode of the National Police Association Podcast, the National Police Association has asked Palo Alto to remove the mural of convicted cop-killer Assata Shakur in front of City Hall. Artists have also reportedly blocked the street to protect the mural.
    A Colorado chaplain has gained national prominence for flying a "Thin Blue Line" flag that the homeowner's association has ordered taken down. He has received the support of the National Police Association and will fight for his right to show support to the police.
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    HIGHLIGHTS
    00:34 NPA requests removal of cop killer mural in Palo Alto
    03:04 Artists barricade Black Lives Matter mural featuring cop-killer Assata Shakur
    06:38 Police chaplain told to put down "Thin Blue Line" flag by HOA
    08:54 Colorado: NPA shows support for police chaplain flying "Thin Blue Line" flag
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    RESOURCES
    National Police Association

    • 13 min
    National Police Association Podcast 50: Back the Blue rally in Livingston County, Tulsa mourns fallen officer, and Woke mob terrorizes Tennessee Smokehouse

    National Police Association Podcast 50: Back the Blue rally in Livingston County, Tulsa mourns fallen officer, and Woke mob terrorizes Tennessee Smokehouse

    QUOTES
    01:32 "Sometimes the silent majority needs to stand up for what they believe in and think should be done, said Semmel."
    06:27 "Part of their message is for new officers to recognize that the weight they feel with their badges is dwarfed by the weight carried by those who worry for their safety until they come through the door at home, ripping open the Velcro fasteners to take off their vests."
    08:10 "The harassment became so bad for the restaurant that employees took extreme measures to protect themselves, while the smokehouse removed its Facebook page after online trolls caused ratings to plummet."
    09:43 "In one video, Williams bragged about his followers having forced the restaurant to delete their Facebook ASAP and encouraged people to place realistic to-go orders they never intend to pick up after leaving bad reviews on Google."
    10:17 "Nearly 1,000 motorcycles and cars proceeded out of Woodstock Harley-Davidson Saturday to support Law Enforcement Officers in McHenry County."
    SUMMARY
    In this episode of the National Police Association Podcast, motorcycle-riding rallyists appeared in the hundreds to support separate "Back the Blue" rallies in Livingston County and Woodstock.
    In Tulsa, law enforcement and their supporters mourn the death of Sgt. Craig Johnson as another officer recovers in the hospital.
    Meanwhile, in Chattanooga, a false rumor about a steakhouse's food donation to a "Back the Blue" rally causes Black Lives Matters activists to harass them with threats of violence.
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    HIGHLIGHTS
    00:24 "Back the Blue Ride and Rally" in Livingston draws hundreds of supporters
    03:33 Tulsa mourns the death of Sgt. Craig Johnson
    06:54 Chattanooga steakhouse harassed by Black Lives Matter activists after rumor of "Back the Blue" food donation
    10:13 Hundreds of people join the "Back the Blue" rally in Woodstock Harley-Davidson
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    RESOURCES
    National Police Association

    • 13 min
    National Police Association Podcast 49: Rally in support of law enforcement in Colorado, Rally in support of law enforcement in Oklahoma, and Police families speak out against efforts to defund Cincinnati police

    National Police Association Podcast 49: Rally in support of law enforcement in Colorado, Rally in support of law enforcement in Oklahoma, and Police families speak out against efforts to defund Cincinnati police

    QUOTES
    00:46 "Waid showed his support on behalf of the Town of Parker and council. Waid reminded his listeners of the good police do in Parker, citing a recent incident when a Parker Police officer saved the life of a choking 1-year-old."
    04:23 "After watching the past two City Council meetings that took place, Murphy said she felt disheartened. I feel like Norman was being misrepresented, Murphy said. I feel like we have a great community and we have voices that deserve to be heard."
    08:55 "Ensminger suffered a broken pelvis and ribs. He underwent several surgeries and therapy to repair the damage. Ensminger was praised by fellow officers after he helped subdue a man who was attacking Rudolph on Route 238 in Attica on Dec. 11, 2018."
    12:13 "In the event that an officer is injured or killed because they no longer have access to pepper spray, the FOP will pursue all available legal recourse against those responsible."
    SUMMARY
    In this episode of the National Police Association Podcast, "Back the Blue" rallies draw hundreds of supporters, such as the ones held in O'Brien Park in Colorado and Norman, Oklahoma.
    In New York, a state trooper who was seriously injured after an SUV ran into him during a protest in Buffalo has been released from the hospital. And in Cincinnati, families of law enforcement and F.O.P. speak out against de-funding the Cincinnati police.
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    HIGHLIGHTS
    00:25 Hundreds join the ‘Back the Blue' rally at O'Brien Park
    03:54 'Back the Blue' rally at Norman aims to unify & set aside differences
    07:06 New York trooper who got ran over by SUV released from the hospital
    10:01 Cincinnati law enforcement families speak against efforts to de-fund police
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    RESOURCES
    National Police Association

    • 12 min

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