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New York City is a ‘plantation,’ says
de Blasio inauguration preacher

Daily Caller, by Chuck Ross

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Posted By:StormCnter, 1/2/2014 5:05:14 AM

A Brooklyn pastor gave an invocation at Bill de Blasio’s mayoral inauguration on Wednesday comparing New York City to a Civil War-era “plantation” and asking for God’s help in ending inequality in the city. “End the civil wars and usher in a new Reconstruction era that builds upon the many successes and achievements of yesterday while proclaiming the beginning of a new beginning,” said Rev. Fred A. Lucas Jr., of Brooklyn Community Church. “Let the plantation called New York City be the city of God, a city set upon the hill. A light shining in the darkness,” Lucas prayed. Lucas,

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And Harry Belafonte displayed his usual hateful self. There was a time when I loved his music, but I´ve broken those records over my knee.

      


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Reply 1 - Posted by: PChristopher, 1/2/2014 5:19:18 AM     (No. 9676282)

It never ceases to amaze me how those people who call for an end to civil wars and to hatred are the most vehement about fanning the flames thereof. The whole lot of you can go to the blazes you deserve and I pity those few good people who are, for whatever reason, stuck in NY.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Spidey, 1/2/2014 5:46:43 AM     (No. 9676291)

DeBlasio deserves credit for running as who he is without all the grand deception the left usually spew in their campaigns.Maybe people in Ny figure there´s no way to go but up.
One of the first things he´ll do is figure out a way to tax the hell out of Wall St.firms and small business.Wall St.will pay out of guilt and the money is free from the fed anyway.Having a safe haven to conduct financial fraud everyday has it´s protection racket expenses.

It´s becoming more clear everyday that people don´t want a responsible government,that is 1950´s thinking.Maybe by the end of this year,the Empire State Building will become the new Tower of babel.People there don´t speak the same language anyway, so who will notice.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: Keekng, 1/2/2014 6:58:00 AM     (No. 9676328)

The handwriting is on the wall. NY´ers who are tax paying citizens better consider relocation to a different place while they still have the shirt on their back.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: jinx, 1/2/2014 7:01:17 AM     (No. 9676329)

Wonder how long it will take those people in NYC who voted for a Communist to figure out what Communism is. They deserve what they get for being so blind and ignorant. Remember how the actors and actresses and other entertainers started complaining when they found out what Obamacare really means to them personally! Are they in for a shock!

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Reply 5 - Posted by: GringoinQuito, 1/2/2014 7:11:24 AM     (No. 9676339)

DeBlaaio (Wilhelm), the whie 0bama. Divide and conquer seems to be the order of the day. I hope to God there is a blowback and his administration goes to "the dustbin of history".

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Reply 6 - Posted by: wtm, 1/2/2014 7:27:25 AM     (No. 9676354)

And this from the Dems, who increasingly don´t believe in God !!!

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Reply 7 - Posted by: HerbVA, 1/2/2014 7:37:55 AM     (No. 9676366)

Fork it over, Whitey.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: M2, 1/2/2014 7:38:19 AM     (No. 9676368)

Outrageous:

Lucas, who gave an invocation along with three other city religious leaders — an imam, rabbi and monsignor — continued, “Oh God, Oh God, Oh God; break every chain, break every chain, break every chain.”

The single thing that would "break every chain" is a change in the black culture at its core, which means sprinkling some shame on the violence, birth-illegitimacy rate, profanity, lack of emphasis on education and on family life. But that´s too hard and certainly too controversial to even mention.

“We are called to put an end to economic and social inequalities that threaten to unravel the city we love.

Yes, you are. And what are you actually doing about it? Granted there are some deserving poor but too many are generational welfare entitlement Obamaphone people with no sense that other hard-working people pay for their needs. And certainly there is no gratitude.

And so today we commit to a new progressive direction in New York,” said de Blasio with former Mayor Michael Bloomberg, New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo, and Bill and Hillary Clinton in attendance.

In that group, the only people missing are Rev. Wright, the Obamas and Saul Alinsky.

Bloomberg is the most dangerous. Low profile so far, he´s the one to be very afraid of.

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Reply 9 - Posted by: snapper451, 1/2/2014 7:56:04 AM     (No. 9676381)

What an omen of what is ahead for this city! They lost the FDR Bible during the first hours of the new administration. These people will be so bad they will make Obama look confident. They will be begging for Toronto´s crack head mayor to rescue them by year two! A perfect example of what happens when idiots vote.

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Reply 10 - Posted by: faith_and_reason, 1/2/2014 8:03:25 AM     (No. 9676386)

New York City will earn a name change:

New Detroit.

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Reply 11 - Posted by: sorosisbehindit, 1/2/2014 8:23:51 AM     (No. 9676418)

Only a few people on the front row were fooled into thinking this was a prayer and bowed their head.

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Reply 12 - Posted by: tatterdemalion, 1/2/2014 8:36:48 AM     (No. 9676445)

Lord have mercy. Fear leftist who have no reason to pretend that they are normal people.

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Reply 13 - Posted by: chicodon, 1/2/2014 8:45:03 AM     (No. 9676456)

My advice to New Yorkers... move out while you can.

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Reply 14 - Posted by: cartcart, 1/2/2014 8:54:32 AM     (No. 9676473)

Swing low, sweet chariot--and it better be as good as any white person gets.

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Reply 15 - Posted by: mickturn, 1/2/2014 9:29:49 AM     (No. 9676548)

If you don´t like it...LEAVE and go to CUBA!

Oh, on your way out, tell all your ´friends´ to pay back all the freebees they got!

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Reply 16 - Posted by: mc squared, 1/2/2014 9:38:41 AM     (No. 9676566)

Obvious that no one left in NYC has lived through the Dinkins years.

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Reply 17 - Posted by: maryc, 1/2/2014 9:49:53 AM     (No. 9676580)

We need liberals relocating like a farmer needs locust. Don´t ya just ´love´ those preachers who preach greed and hatred ? Please just stay on your own plantation and don´t move.

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Reply 18 - Posted by: O.G.´s Mom, 1/2/2014 9:54:30 AM     (No. 9676588)

DeBlasio´s inauguration is a great window into what his administration will be like. Leftist claptrap rhetoric, and hate filled incompetent socialists running the City. As a retired 30 year NYC manager, I can tell you and echo poster #9´s sentiments, that the losing of the FDR Bible is a clear harbinger of how this administration will be run. That bible wasn´t lost. It was stolen, and when the low IQ perpetrators saw the reaction they returned it some hours later. The DeBlasio administration will be marked by incompetence reinforced by corruption. I know these people well. NYC, be proud of your vote, for you are in for it.

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Reply 19 - Posted by: peterfleming, 1/2/2014 9:56:20 AM     (No. 9676592)

Go back and read M2 again, please Well said.

The joke of jokes is that this longtime commie Obama like look alike, uses so called religious impersonators to begin a new anti religious, Marxist Communist regime in the big city that has already suffered too many years of
Adolph Bloomberg Stalin. !

The communist TV and press allows these totalitarians
to continue this trash propaganda over and over. We just got rid of TV pervert Weiner and his terrorist related
wife, aka Hilary´s not so secret lover.

What a Rome burning circus, and ALL of it thanks to a blind press and TV non investigative pinko reporting.

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Reply 20 - Posted by: jt26, 1/2/2014 10:01:17 AM     (No. 9676600)

Give it less than a year and watch the exodus from New York City. the fools.

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Reply 21 - Posted by: steelbreeze, 1/2/2014 10:35:30 AM     (No. 9676667)

Just watch the crime rate explode

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Reply 22 - Posted by: little guy, 1/2/2014 11:19:34 AM     (No. 9676740)

History does repeat itself. This guy is New York´s own Coleman Young. A lying two-faced fraud who stole from the rich ... and kept it for himself & his friends. Bill de Blasio´s real name is William Wilhelm. Yes, he changed it to his mother´s maiden name when he was in his 20´s because of his daddy issues. Didn´t legally change it until he was 41. Sound familiar? He will be just like Clinton, Obama, etc. and a disaster for NYC. I will not gloat and say New Yorkers deserve him because there are too many innocent people stuck there who will also suffer. However, anyone who can get out should try!

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Reply 23 - Posted by: fairplay, 1/2/2014 1:12:36 PM     (No. 9676869)

Bill and Hillary were there to glom to the new NYC Emperor!

They are trying to atone for their anti-Obama tirade during the 2008 election and win back the blacks for Hillary in 2016!

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Reply 24 - Posted by: GOPinTN, 1/2/2014 2:34:37 PM     (No. 9676967)

Apparently we have reached that “one day”:

"The American people will never knowingly adopt socialism. But, under the name of ´liberalism,´ they will adopt every fragment of the socialist program, until one day America will be a socialist nation, without knowing how it happened...I no longer need to run as Presidential candidate for the Socialist Party. The Democratic Party has adopted our platform."
~~ Norman Mattoon Thomas, Socialist Party candidate for President of the US, 1944


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Reply 25 - Posted by: web, 1/2/2014 3:19:35 PM     (No. 9677020)

Yes, it is a Liberal, Democrat Plantation, and you are now back on it. Don´t even think of trying to escape to freedom, because the media Lapdogs and the liberals will hound you until they bring you back in chains. The Democrat Party hasn´t changed one bit since the days of slavery.

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Reply 26 - Posted by: bighambone, 1/2/2014 3:26:43 PM     (No. 9677029)

The liberal Democrats or progressives have to push their "Plantation" fantacies in order to win their elections in overwhelming low information voter places like New York City.

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Reply 27 - Posted by: Rumblehog, 1/2/2014 4:18:57 PM     (No. 9677095)

The slaves on plantations produced something that was needed.
The slaves on the plantations actually married the women who bore their children.
Unemployment among the slaves on plantations was kept at 0%.

I truly wish the black slaves had never been brought to the USA, which resulted in their descendents being in such misery today.

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Reply 28 - Posted by: ColonialAmerican1623, 1/2/2014 6:53:17 PM     (No. 9677273)

It´s a far piece from Brooklyn to the plantation and frankly, you have never seen the plantation. You only want the 40 acres and a mule in perpetuity. Zip it.

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Reply 29 - Posted by: Blackeagle, 1/2/2014 7:15:46 PM     (No. 9677311)

Of all the US micro-economies, NYC has long struck me as being closest to a plantation. The key thing is not that there are Blacks and PRs who do not make a lot of money - after all they get plenty of freebies, jobs set asides, etc. Considering their productivity and the politically-required payoffs, they are taken as a whole, a drain on the system.

The real (1) cheap labor input (as it was during the 1800s) are the immigrants. For (2) higher skilled positions NYC requires the sons and daughters of ´flyover country´ drawn to the so-called glamour of the city, who have to spend whatever ´premium salaries´ they earn on exorbitant taxes and even more exorbitant rents. The typical career outcome for these ´bright young things´ is some good memories, no savings and no children when they reach old age. NYC is a plantation - or even a vampire economy - take your choice. It´s not self-sustaining without fresh waves of illegals nor without talented but short-sighted youngsters from the outlands.

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Angers GOP Colleagues
but Wins Fans Elsewhere

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Wall Street Journal, by Monica Langley    Original Article
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WASHINGTON--Rushing to an afternoon vote last month, Sen. Ted Cruz hopped the underground tram to the U.S. Capitol from his office across the street. The Texan planted his black ostrich cowboy boots in the middle of the small subway car without getting so much as a nod from the other senators--Republican or Democrat--amiably chatting or huddled in their seats. Mr. Cruz finds himself standing alone a lot these days. His response to the cold shoulders: "The establishment despised Ronald Reagan" before he became president, "but the people loved him." For the 43-year-old Republican, the Reagan name illuminates his political life´s

Deadbeat on the Range
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New York Times, by Timothy Eagan    Original Article
Posted By: Pluperfect- 4/18/2014 3:52:52 PM     Post Reply
Imagine a vendor on the National Mall, selling burgers and dogs, who hasn’t paid his rent in 20 years. He refuses to recognize his landlord, the National Park Service, as a legitimate authority. Every court has ruled against him, and fines have piled up. What’s more, the effluents from his food cart are having a detrimental effect on the spring grass in the capital. Would an armed posse come to his defense, aiming their guns at the park police? Would the lawbreaker get prime airtime on Fox News, breathless updates in the Drudge Report, a sympathetic ear from Tea Party Republicans?

Ann Coulter takes up ‘Mitt
Romney for President’ chant again

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Washington Times, by Cheryl K. Chumley    Original Article
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Conservative columnist Ann Coulter — who used her talk show platform in the last presidential election cycle to campaign hard for former Massachusetts Gov. Mitt Romney — has taken up the mantra once again, calling on Republicans to give the failed White House bidder another shot in 2016. She made the suggestion during a discussion on Sean Hannity’s radio show while speaking of her new book, “Never Trust a Liberal Over 3-Especially a Republican.” Ms. Coulter also addressed the question of Mr. Romney’s shortcomings by saying that his 2012 loss wasn’t entirely his fault. “I think too much blame, not only in this


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