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San Bernadino Shooting: A False Flag Attack?

  • America is under the gun. America is losing it's mind.
  • Part 1: "It Sounded Like A Gun Range"
  • Part 2: Which Is Easier to Believe?

Compiled by David Culver, Ed., Evergreene Digest



Part 1: "It Sounded Like A Gun Range"

NBC News

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http://evergreenedigest.org/sites/evergreenedigest.org/files/Witness%20Describes%20Men%20in%20Fatigues%20Fleeing%20San%20Bernadino%20Shooting%20Scene.jpgWed, Dec 02 | Witness describes three men in military fatigues flee scene of San Bernardino shooting.

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Part 2: Which Is Easier to Believe?

I am adding here the things that have been crossing my mind all day ... 

Thanks to Evergreene Digest reader/contributor Dorothy Reilly for this contribution. 

December 4, 2015 | Paula Densnow asks "Which is easier to believe?

Three armed and trained men, dressed in fatigues, armed with long guns, (seen running from the scene) shot 28 people and killed 14 of them.

Or...

A young Muslim couple, with no military training, who had recently had a baby, managed to accumulate an arsenal of weapons illegal in California, managed to go through military training, and then dropped their baby off, and went off to commit mass murder, because the baby daddy got mad at someone at work.

For Americans, of course, the second scenario is MUCH easier to believe.
Because the TV says so."

I am adding here the things that have been crossing my mind all day ... Our US psychopaths needed a good mass shooting that they could blame on IS (or one of their affiliates) ... now they can keep their "war on terror" going without interruption from those pesky Russians by having the sheep shaking in their boots while they insist that this could happen to you if we don't get them "over there first." And now they can limit immigration and build even more walls and take away even more of your rights. If you still believe a word that your government tells you through their controlled mass media, you are an idiot...everything you are hearing about this couple's jihadi lifestyle is being filtered through the government and it is one fanciful story they are weaving and none of it makes sense. 

For starters, if you were al Qaeda or ISIS or ISIL or any of the long list of terrorists the US has created, funded, trained, armed and dressed, would you shoot up a social event at a center for the developmentally disabled or would you go after, let's say, politicians like those who have destroyed your country. An early witness said there were three men (not two with one being a small woman) dressed in fatigues running from the building with long weapons who jumped into a black SUV...that video has gone down the memory hole as far as the media is concerned. Supposedly this Muslim couple dropped off their 6 month old baby with the wife's mother and went on a killing spree???? And why would they wipe their computers' hard drive and smash their phones? And a really big question for me is why would the couple's apartment no longer be considered a crime scene and open it for reporters and pretty much anyone else...very bizarre. Oh, and there was an active shooter "drill" going on at the same time...as there was in Paris, and the London Underground Bombings and in DC and NYC on 9/11 and the Boston Bombings and Sandy Hook, to name but a few of these strange drill "coincidences."

Dorothy Reilly, activist, from New York, NY, lives in Reading, PA.

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The San Bernadino Shooting Victims: “Just another day in the United States of America, another day of gunfire, panic and fear.” --BBC

  • So far in the year 2015, there have been more than 350 shootings in the US in which four or more people are harmed or killed, according to shootingtracker.com, a website that tallies gun violence in the US. And in what may be considered an insensitive yet also accurate opening, BBC began its coverage of the San Bernadino shootings Wednesday with the tagline: “Just another day in the United States of America, another day of gunfire, panic and fear.”
  • Part 1: These Are The Victims Of The San Bernardino Shooting
  • Part 2: The other victims of San Bernardino shooting: families left waiting in terror
  • Special Report | The US Gun Culture: Week Ending December 5, 2015

Compiled by David Culver, Ed., Evergreene Digest 



Part 1: These Are The Victims Of The San Bernardino Shooting

On Thursday afternoon, officials began identifying the 14 people killed.

Michael McLaughlin, Willa Frej, and Jade Walker, the Huffington Post

http://img.huffingtonpost.com/asset/scalefit_600_noupscale/566077251b00003d0129f1b9.jpegNicholas Thalasinos, 52, pictured here with his wife, Jennifer, was a health inspector.

December 3, 2015 | Late Wednesday morning, Syed Farook and Tashfeen Malik stormed a holiday party at a San Bernardino, California, social services facility, slaughtering 14 people and wounding another 21. As authorities work to determine the shooters' motives, the San Bernardino County Coroner's office released the names of all the victims on Thursday afternoon. 

Here's what we know so far about those who lost their lives at the Inland Regional Center. 

Michael McLaughlin, Reporter, the Huffington Post
Willa Frej, Reporter, the Huffington Post
Jade Walker, Overnight Editor, the 
Huffington Post

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Part 2: The other victims of San Bernardino shooting: families left waiting in terror

While media outlets and law enforcement have developed a routine response to mass shootings in the US, families and friends of the victims in San Bernardino are still battling their own confusion and grief.

Story Hinckley, Christian Science Monitor

http://dingo.care2.com/pictures/causes/2964/2963532.large.jpgDecember 3, 2015 | After the mass shooting at the Inland Regional Center in San Bernardino, California, Wednesday that killed 14 and wounded 17 others, families and friends of the victims suffered an antagonizing wait before learning the fate of their loved ones.

Sherry Esquerra desperately tried to reach her daughter after learning of an active shooter in the same social services office as where her daughter works for children with disabilities. “Nothing, I just get her message,” Ms. Esquerra tells the Associated Press. “Straight to voicemail.”

Story Hinckley joined the Christian Science Monitor staff in 2015 as a Rapid Response Intern.

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Related: 

Special Report | The US Gun Culture: Week Ending December 5, 2015, Compiled by David Culver, Ed., Evergreene Digest

  • America is living under the gun. America has lost its mind.
  • 7 New Items including:
    • The Colorado Shooting Comes Amid an ‘Alarming’ Escalation of Anti-Abortion Violence
    • The Second Amendment Was Never Meant to Protect an Individual’s Right to a Gun
    • Take Action: Condemn Act of Terror and Stop Empowering White Supremacists
    • The terrifying consequences of open carry: Neighbor’s pleas for help go unheeded before gunman kills three
    • The Myth of the Good Guy With a Gun
    • Wrong, NRA! Right-to-Carry Laws Actually Increase Gun Violence
    • Gun extremists’ ghastly new low: A fight over “open carry” turns vulgar and scary

 

Special Report | The US Gun Culture: Week Ending December 5, 2015

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  • America is living under the gun. America has lost its mind.
  • 7 New Items including:
    • The Colorado Shooting Comes Amid an ‘Alarming’ Escalation of Anti-Abortion Violence
    • The Second Amendment Was Never Meant to Protect an Individual’s Right to a Gun
    • Take Action: Condemn Act of Terror and Stop Empowering White Supremacists
    • The terrifying consequences of open carry: Neighbor’s pleas for help go unheeded before gunman kills three
    • The Myth of the Good Guy With a Gun
    • Wrong, NRA! Right-to-Carry Laws Actually Increase Gun Violence
    • Gun extremists’ ghastly new low: A fight over “open carry” turns vulgar and scary

Compiled by David Culver, Ed., Evergreene Digest

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The Colorado Shooting Comes Amid an ‘Alarming’ Escalation of Anti-Abortion Violence, Zoë Carpenter, the Nation

  • Threats and attacks on clinics and abortion providers have risen dramatically since an undercover video sting aimed at Planned Parenthood.
  • Take Action: Condemn Act of Terror and Stop Empowering White Supremacists

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The Second Amendment Was Never Meant to Protect an Individual’s Right to a Gun, Dorothy Samuels, the Nation

  • “The idea that the founders wanted to protect a right to have a Glock loaded and stored in your nightstand so you could blow away an intruder is just crazy,” says Saul Cornell, a leading Second Amendment scholar
  • How the Supreme Court upended the well-established meaning of the Second Amendment.

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Take Action: Condemn Act of Terror and Stop Empowering White Supremacists, Heather Martens, Protect Minnesota 

  • Please join me in condemning this terrorist act and demand that our elected officials stop allowing the empowerment of white supremacists and others who use guns to intimidate political opponents in Minnesota. With one click, you can sign the petition to reach Gov. Dayton, Speaker Daudt, and Senate Majority Leader Bakk.
  • Special Report | 4th Precinct Black Lives Matter Protest, November 24, 2014

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The terrifying consequences of open carry: Neighbor’s pleas for help go unheeded before gunman kills three, Sophia Tesfaye, Salon

"She said, you know, we have that law here. And it just kind of blew me away."

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The Myth of the Good Guy With a Gun, Evan DeFilippis and Devin Hughes, Slate Magazine

  • The NRA is wrong: Owning a gun is far more likely to harm you than protect you.
  • Gun Ownership And Racist Attitudes Are Linked, Study Finds

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Wrong, NRA! Right-to-Carry Laws Actually Increase Gun Violence, Joanna Rothkopf, Salon / AlterNet

  • New study definitely debunks gun nuts' crazy theory that more guns make us safer.
  • Gun extremists’ ghastly new low: A fight over “open carry” turns vulgar and scary

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Gun extremists’ ghastly new low: A fight over “open carry” turns vulgar and scary, Amanda GaileySalon

  • Nuts fighting to save their "rights" aren't just demonstrating or issuing propaganda. Now they're getting personal
  • Seriously, people. This armed teacher thing really might not work out.

 

The Colorado Shooting Comes Amid an ‘Alarming’ Escalation of Anti-Abortion Violence

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  • Threats and attacks on clinics and abortion providers have risen dramatically since an undercover video sting aimed at Planned Parenthood.
  • Take Action: Condemn Act of Terror and Stop Empowering White Supremacists.

Zoë Carpenter, the Nation

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http://www.thenation.com/wp-content/uploads/2015/11/planned_parenthood_shooting_colorado_police_ap_img.jpgOutside the Planned Parenthood clinic in Colorado Springs, Colorado. (AP Photo / David Zalubowski)

“This is not normal,” President Obama said Saturday of a shooting at a Planned Parenthood affiliate in Colorado Springs that killed three people and wounded nine others. The gunman, identified by the police as 57-year-old Robert Lewis Dear, held the clinic under siege for five hours with what was reported to be an “AK-47-style” weapon. Whether the shooter was an anti-abortion extremist wasn’t clear at the time, and Obama framed the tragedy exclusively in terms of its relationship to the nation’s gun-violence epidemic. But it was impossible to ignore that the shooter selected a target that had received mounting threats from anti-abortion extremists in recent months. The clinic was equipped with a safe room and bulletproof vests. Normal, no; but neither was the attack wholly unexpected.

Threats and attacks on abortion providers have spiked dramatically in the four months since an anti-abortion group calling itself the Center for Medical Progress released a series of heavily edited videos purporting to show Planned Parenthood officials “selling baby parts.” In September, the FBI noted an increase in cyber attacks and arsons, and warned that it was “likely criminal or suspicious incidents will continue to be directed against reproductive health care providers, their staff and facilities.” In October, a Planned Parenthood facility in California was fire-bombed, following three similar incidents in Illinois, Louisiana, and Washington. A clinic in New Hampshire was spray-painted with the word “murderer,” and then, a few weeks later, attacked by an intruder wielding a hatchet.

Zoë Carpenter is the Nation’s assistant Washington editor. She worked previously for Rolling Stone, and has appeared on MSNBC, CNN, and other media outlets.

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Related:

Take Action: Condemn Act of Terror and Stop Empowering White Supremacists, Heather Martens, Protect Minnesota

  •   http://movetoamend.org/sites/default/files/sign-btn.png Please join me in condemning this terrorist act and demand that our elected officials stop allowing the empowerment of white supremacists and others who use guns to intimidate political opponents in Minnesota. With one click, you can sign the petition to reach Gov. Dayton, Speaker Daudt, and Senate Majority Leader Bakk.
  • Special Report | 4th Precinct Black Lives Matter Protest, November 24, 2014

 

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