Republicans Talk Violence Against D.C.
One does not have to pick up a copy of the TURNER DIARIES to see an endorsement of Conservative Right Wing violence taken up against the Federal Government. That 'fictional' account of Right Wing hate is very alive and Real.
The TURNER DIARIES was a novel written by William Luther Pierce former leader of the White Nationalist Alliance depicting a violent revolution in the U.S. which leads to the overthrow of the U.S. Federal Government. The book became known as the 'bible' of the far right. It has been connected to a number of real-life violent crimes. A copy of the book was found in the get away car of Timothy McVeigh, the perpetrator of the Oklahoma bombing of the Federal Government Murragh (sic) Building in 1995 that killed 187 men, women and children.
In the TURNER DIARIES the spark that ignites the 'revolution' is the bombing of the Federal FBI Headquarters housed in the J. Edgar Hoover Building. This is the opening salvo that leads to the violent overthrow of the U.S. Government that is 'under left-wing minority control.'
Sound familiar yet?
It appears that Bobby Jindal, Republican Governor of Louisiana, is now calling for just that sort of violence to take place. This sort of thinking has become REALITY to the Conservative Movement, embodied by most in the rank and file of the Tea Party.
See Conservative hate in its present form:
Jindal Says 'Rebellion Brewing' Against Washington
WASHINGTON — Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal on Saturday night accused President Barack Obama and other Democrats of waging wars against religious liberty and education and said that a rebellion is brewing in the U.S. with people ready for "a hostile takeover" of the nation's capital.
Jindal spoke at the annual conference hosted by the Faith and Freedom Coalition, a group led by longtime Christian activist Ralph Reed. Organizers said more than 1,000 evangelical leaders attended the three-day gathering. Republican officials across the political spectrum concede that evangelical voters continue to play a critical role in GOP politics.
"I can sense right now a rebellion brewing amongst these United States," Jindal said, "where people are ready for a hostile takeover of Washington, D.C., to preserve the American Dream for our children and grandchildren."
The governor said there was a "silent war" on religious liberty being fought in the U.S. — a country that he said was built on that liberty.
"I am tired of the left. They say they're for tolerance, they say they respect diversity. The reality is this: They respect everybody unless you happen to disagree with them," he said. "The left is trying to silence us and I'm tired of it, I won't take it anymore."
Earlier this week, Jindal signed an executive order to block the use of tests tied to Common Core education standards in his state, a position favored by tea party supporters and conservatives. He said he would continue to fight against the administration's attempts to implement Common Core.
"The federal government has no role, no right and no place dictating standards in our local schools across these 50 states of the United States of America," Jindal said.
Jindal used humor in criticizing the Obama administration on several fronts, referencing the Bergdahl prisoner exchange and the deadly attack on the U.S. mission in Benghazi, Libya.
"Are we witnessing right now the most radically, extremely liberal, ideological president of our entire lifetime right here in the United States of America, or are we witnessing the most incompetent president of the United States of America in the history of our lifetimes? You know, it is a difficult question," he said. "I've thought long and hard about it. Here's the only answer I've come up with, and I'm going to quote Secretary Clinton: 'What difference does it make?'"
The conference featured most of the well-known Republicans considering a 2016 presidential run, including Gov. Chris Christie, Florida Sen. Marco Rubio and Kentucky Sen. Rand Paul. Jindal is expected to announce after the November midterm elections whether or not he will launch a presidential bid.
— The Associated Press
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