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“On January 21st, 2021, I will be introducing Articles of Impeachment On President-Elect, Joe Biden” announced QAnon Congresswoman Marjorie Taylor Greene.

Greene appeared on Newsmax, a channel devoted to pro-Trump propaganda Wednesday night speaking to host Greg Kelly.

A freshman congresswoman whose seat in the House has barely warmed had been beset by controversies from the moment she entered the race. Mostly due to her support for the QAnon movement- a splinter group deemed terrorist threat who believes that Trump is sending discreet messages via info drops regarding an internal war against Democrats- who they maintain are an organized group of pedophile cannibals worshipping Satan. One of the “Q” figureheads is a man from England who claims to have had sex with an alien he calls the “Cat Queen” and fathered an extraterrestrial son. …


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Like millions of others around the world, I sat in front of my computer and watched as the US President’s rally to “Save America” from his declared enemies devolved into a riot involving thousands of his supporters who laid siege to the Capitol Building and left 5 people dead.

According to Trump’s devoted base, the events of January 6th, 2021, were just the beginning of a civil war, one intended to restore power to Donald Trump, who they believe is the rightful winner of the Presidential Election which saw Trump lose to former Vice President, Joe Biden.

Why?

Because Donald Trump told them so. Without any tangible evidence and despite a landslide of facts that demonstrate the US Election was secure and the result valid, Trump Supporters have seeming departed reality and entered an alternative universe where truths are negotiable and chaos is justice. …


“Today is 1776,” said newly elected Congresswoman Lauren Boebert (R-CO.)

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Boebert, an ardent Trump supporter and QAnon conspiracy theorist has spent her entire campaign and first days in Congress crafting doomsday status updates on Twitter and the controversial far-right social media platform Parler. In the days leading up to the tragic riots that saw Trump supporters siege the US Capitol building as lawmakers inside gathered to certify the results of the 2020 election, US Senators and Representatives strongly allied with Trump had used their platforms to push Doomsday-like sentiments to provoke a sense of immediate urgency to their base.

Senator Ted Cruz, a one time Trump critic turned flagellant to the former President spoke at a Georgia Rally supporting another QAnon candidate, Kelly Loeffler in a special run off on January 2nd. …


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Parler has been thrust to the center stage by Trump Supporters recently, heralded as a “Free Speech” alternative to Twitter.

Launched in 2018 by John Matze, a fervent Trump supporter and bankrolled by Rebekah Mercer, the daughter of Robert Mercer- famous for funding the now defunct data collection agency Cambridge Analytical which stole the data of 87 Million Facebook users under the guise of a personality app and then sold it to Donald Trump and Ted Cruz for their 2016 Presidential campaigns, Parler is set to surpass the infamy of the former.

Populated mostly by far-right extremists, QAnon Conspiracy theorists and radicalized Trump loyalists that have been suspended or banned from traditional social media outlets, Parler has been described as the virtual “Home of Hate” by critics. However, users of the micro-blogging website, which has seen an extraordinary surge in the last 24 hours (That crashed the entire site on the even of January 8.) since Donald Trump was himself suspended by Twitter, laud it as a digital stronghold where free speech is uninhibited by political correctness- or inconvenienced by legalities. …


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I Object.”

This was the phrase uttered multiple times by Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell during a special session of Senate on New Years Eve.

It was in response to “cutting the fat” from a proposal intended to fast track Americans, many who are now food insecure, facing eviction, jobless or sick in the middle of a growing pandemic, a 2,000 dollar stimulus to curb the impending financial collapse.

The reality that 99% of Americans live in do not mirror that of our elected leaders:

They will have a bed available if they fall detrimentally ill.

They will not have to worry whether or not they can afford emergency or long term healthcare. …


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The name Murdoch is synonymous with money, influence and radical conservatism.

The Global media Empire, News Corp, is led by Rupert Murdoch, who at 86 years old is one of the world’s wealthiest men. Worth an estimated 20 Billion Dollars (US) as of 2019, Murdoch controls the majority of media news outlets both domestically and internationally with sales of News Corp publications accounting for more than 65% of total information sources in Australia with the second largest news media influence, Fairfax controlling another 25% of total information circulated to the public. …


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The virus scared me so badly that I went into self imposed lockdown in April.

I have sat in my little quarantine bubble for nine long months. I wasn’t completely cut off from civilization, I made very short trips to one little shop once a month for necessities that could not be delivered by Amazon. I live remotely- so far from modern life that I’m nearly in another era. My internet runs at the speed of a 56k modem; I don’t have city water or a well, but must have water delivered from a central source. There is no central air or heating, just electric space heaters to fend off the bitter northern cold that sets in every winter. We don’t have things like Uber eats or Grubhub out here and no grocery delivery services. …


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Since losing the election to Joe Biden earlier this month, Donald Trump has slipped into a frightening, unstable frame of mind that has White House officials, even those closest to him, questioning his competence.

In a recent article by The Washington Post, they detail many of the bizarre behaviors exhibited by the outgoing President, including incoherent rambling and consoling himself by repeating aloud, “I won, I won, I won” as staffers attempt to console him by awkwardly feigning agreement with him, or flowering him with compliments. “Your fans love you.”

They will never love Biden like they love you.”

A Source close to the White house confirms much of the Washington Post article published on Saturday, comparing him to Mad King George. …


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Elizabeth died of prostate cancer at age 48.

It was a preventable death and mostly a treatable cancer with a typically high success rate. Elizabeth, however, had her symptoms ignored and her cancer undiagnosed until she was on her death bed. Why? She was a transgender woman living in America’s rustbelt- not in a big city where oftentimes, many doctors specialize in treating LGBTQ patients. Callen Lorde in New York City with four locations in Manhattan and the outlying boroughs, for example, is described as the global leader in LGBTQ health. …


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Along with millions of other minority classes hanging off the end of their sword 4 years later, I have no interest in making friends.

During his victory speech, President Elect Joe Biden asked the deeply divided American Public to “Give each other a chance.” For many of us, that’s not just a steep request… it is an insult to our dignity.

While the concept of unity in a post Trump era sounds poetic on paper, the chasm created by his base in one too wide to bridge easily. Minorities, especially Muslims that they have demonized, LGBTQ people they have threatened and persecuted, women they have endangered, Mexicans they called rapists, black people who were used as pawns to stoke fear and incite radical acts of violent racism for four years have no obligation to extend an olive branch to our proud attackers that have responded to Trump’s frequent, relentless dog whistles and required us to invest valuable time and energy fending them off with a stick. …

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