hot topics:  august 27, 2014
posted on Aug 25, 2014, 358 replies
Social Issues and Civil Unrest
" A pastor who uses his Internet platform to teach political lessons based on conservative Christian ideology has proposed a constitutional amendment to punish LGBT people for “ten years in prison at hard labor.” In a video posted to his PreachingPolitics.com website last month that was flagged by the Good As You blog on Monday, Pastor Michael V. Williams asserts that Christians have been “increasingly tolerant” of gay people over the last 50 years. " 10 years at hard labor for being gay. That should straighten them right out eh? " Williams’ proposed amendment to...
posted on Aug 25, 2014, 320 replies
Other Current Events
I came across this story on a . This is my first thread, I didn't know where to post this, please move the thread if it doesn't belong here. "Last night over the Pacific Ocean, somewhere South of the Russian peninsula Kamchatka I experienced the creepiest thing so far in my flying career. After about 5 hours in flight we left Japan long time behind us and were cruising at a comfortable 34.000ft with about 4,5 hours to go towards Alaska. We heard via the radio about earthquakes in Iceland, Chile and San Francisco, and since there were a few volcanos on our route that might or might not be going off during our flight, we double checked with dispatch if there was any new activity on...
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posted on Aug 25, 2014, 271 replies
Social Issues and Civil Unrest
" Four guys at North Carolina State University are doing something proactive (and unorthodox): inventing a nail polish that can detect date rape drugs. " " Many have spoken out against the epidemic of sexual assault on college campuses, and many others have...
posted on Aug 27, 2014, 250 replies
Social Issues and Civil Unrest
A nine year-old girl in the US has killed her shooting instructor by accident while being shown how to use a high-powered automatic weapon. The instructor was giving the girl a lesson at a shooting range in Arizona when the recoil from the first shot caused her to lose control of the Uzi. More here. ...
posted on Aug 24, 2014, 147 replies
Education and Media
" The school superintendent of Oklahoma high school is under fire from parents who feel she humiliated their daughters at the start of the school year over their revealing clothing, according to KFOR. Noble High...
posted on Aug 26, 2014, 145 replies
Breaking Alternative News
" Elite British and US special forces troops are forming a hunter killer unit called Task Force Black – its orders: “Smash the Islamic State.”
The undercover warriors will aim to “cut the head off the snake” by hitting the command...
posted on Aug 24, 2014, 142 replies
General Conspiracies
"THE beheading of American journalist, James Foley, at the hands of ISIS militants shocked the world but forensic experts have revealed the video was probably staged, with the murder happening off camera. The UK Times reported that an international forensic science company,...
posted on Aug 25, 2014, 142 replies
Posse Comitatus
Cell phone video of South Carolina cops beating the tar out of a guy in Walmart while shoppers beg them to stop punching him. Why do cops feel like it is ok to just punch someone in head 20 times after tasing him. This is never ok, just cuff...
posted on Aug 24, 2014, 138 replies
ATS Skunk Works
I just saw this video, this strange video of Buzz Aldrin being interviewed. I must say, Aldrin is acting very strange and seems to have a handler keeping him in line. When asked about what it was like to be on the moon, He doesn't answer the question directly,...
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posted on Aug 23, 2014, 221 replies
Middle East Issues
I see so much bull# on ATS, regarding ISIS and its origins. This thread exists for the sole purpose of providing members the truth regarding ISIS and its origins. So please, i urge everyone to read on. People claim that ISIS exists because the US made it so. People claim that ISIS...
posted on Aug 23, 2014, 198 replies
Posse Comitatus
(This thread was supposed to be posted on the Breaking Alternative News, since it is fairly new, less than a day old. However for some unknown reason when trying to post it the post button doesn't appear. Been trying for a bit over an hour now and it just doesn't want to post...
posted on Aug 24, 2014, 188 replies
US Political Madness
" On Friday, President Obama added his signature to legislation that will cut $8.7 billion in food stamp benefits over the next 10 years, causing 850,000 households to lose an average of $90 per month. The signing of the legislation known as the 2014 Farm Bill occurred at a public event...
posted on Aug 23, 2014, 163 replies
Global Meltdown
Just love laizze faire capitalism, it's so good for everyone. Everyone is motivated to work hard, be honest and you'll get ahead. Yay!! Well, it doesn't work so well if you make under $100/hour. From: Which was reported upon here: " Robert Kuttner, writing for the American Prospect, notes that "one manifestation of job insecurity...
posted on Aug 23, 2014, 138 replies
The Gray Area
I want to share a strange incident that happened to me this last year which has intrigued me intensely since it happened. There doesn't seem to be a logical explanation for it. It may have a logical explanation, but I have failed to recognize how that's possible. About 12 or 13 years ago I was working at...
posted on Aug 27, 2014, 134 replies
Social Issues and Civil Unrest
I'm not sure where to put this but good on these Activists although it is a bit nasty but got to get their point across somehow. These women must be in hiding though for quite long periods (excuse the pun). Want a read: A well known...
posted on Aug 23, 2014, 124 replies
Conspiracies in Religions
[56:0] In the name of God, Most Gracious, Most Merciful When the inevitable comes to pass(judgement day). Nothing can stop it from happening. It will lower some, and raise others. The earth (congregations) will be shaken up. The mountains (religions) will be wiped out. As if they never existed....
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posted on Aug 20, 2014, 326 replies
World War Three
I am so tired of hearing about the evilness of the East, Russia in particular regarding Ukraine. This whole coup staged by the US/EU/IMF/NATO totally stinks and if anyone will look back to the breakup of the Soviet Union and what happened then they will see this expansionist imperialism for what it is. "Mainstream,...
posted on Aug 20, 2014, 281 replies
ATS Skunk Works
Did anyone watch it? Don't worry it doesn't show anything gruesome. Why would ISIS use special effects? Why would they fade out before the gruesome part? Terrorist have shown beheadings in the part. If ISIS is so sadistic as being labeled, why would they sensor a beheading? Weird things 1. The camera fades out before beheading....
posted on Aug 20, 2014, 241 replies
Posse Comitatus
--Warning-- What you are about to see is a police shooting so the person dies on scene. So people wonder why so many are wondering about the shooting In Ferguson and we wonder why things are said...
posted on Aug 20, 2014, 230 replies
US Political Madness
" 109,631,000 Americans lived in households that received benefits from one or more federally funded "means-tested programs" — also known as welfare — as of the fourth quarter of 2012, according to data released Tuesday by the Census Bureau....
posted on Aug 22, 2014, 230 replies
Posse Comitatus
ATS moderators seem a lot more relaxed on the subject of Cannabis now so I will hazard posting If I have circumvented or disobeyed the rules in any way then i apologise, mods please edit/delete accordingly. "There is a lot of propaganda targeted towards cannabis because of its male sibling (Hemp) and its potential to revolutionise many different markets...
posted on Aug 21, 2014, 211 replies
Education and Media
I am not a fan of organized religion, and I do not go to church. I am, however, a person who reflexively says "Bless you" when I hear someone sneeze. It's ingrained in me that that is the polite thing to do. I do not specify the blessing comes from a specific deity, and apparently neither did this student when she was suspended...
posted on Aug 21, 2014, 189 replies
Middle East Issues
"If you could find the video of James Foley’s beheading, would you watch it? Maybe some of you already have. We haven’t, and don’t really want to, but we can’t shake the feeling that we should. We watched Nick Berg’s beheading. It so bothered us that, to this day, we swore we wouldn’t...
posted on Aug 21, 2014, 170 replies
Posse Comitatus
This was just reported live on the air and I'm looking for a source. Will update momentarily. EDIT: Interestingly, from a updated just after 10 AM this morning: "On Wednesday night, Ferguson Mayor James Knowles III told...
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posted on Aug 18, 2014, 2164 replies
Posse Comitatus
Following coordinated attacks on civilians and law enforcement, Governor Nixon signs executive order directing Missouri National Guard resources to Ferguson. Exec. 14-09: "NOW, THEREFORE,...
posted on Aug 19, 2014, 434 replies
Breaking Alternative News
" Not being covered by MSM at the moment but ISIS have released a video on Twitter showing the beheading of American Journalist James Wright Foley.
" James was kidnapped in 2012 whilst reporting from Syria. His beheading by these barbarians...
posted on Aug 19, 2014, 323 replies
Social Issues and Civil Unrest
It seems the Ferguson police have been busted again. They demonized this guy. There has been a large push to call him a strong arm thief, and say he charged officers, but now I don't know what to believe. Apparently,...
posted on Aug 19, 2014, 304 replies
Posse Comitatus
http://theconservativetreehouse.com/2014/08/19/breaking-report-dorian-johnson-recants-media-statement-tells-authorities-big-mike-did-try-for-officers- gun-acquittal-probable/ " *UPDATE* BREAKING REPORT –Dorian Johnson Recants Media Statement ? – Tells Authorities...
posted on Aug 17, 2014, 291 replies
Social Issues and Civil Unrest
Link to the autopsy report. Note that it is the one requested by the Brown family and note the entry locations.
posted on Aug 18, 2014, 291 replies
Social Issues and Civil Unrest
Recently a New York Based company got fined for refusing to do business with a lesbian couple: "The Giffords later claimed that it was their “right” to refuse service to Erwin and McCarthy. But in fact, their actions were plainly illegal. New York state law...
posted on Aug 19, 2014, 228 replies
Origins and Creationism
In so many threads pertaining to the Biblical Flood, I see people conceding that there is no scientific evidence to support it. So, I took it upon my little biased, Jesus-lovin' self to find some unbiased information. This is harder than it seems. Not because the facts don't...
posted on Aug 19, 2014, 172 replies
Fragile Earth
" Traces of plankton and other microorganisms have been found living on the exterior of the International Space Station (ISS), according to Russian space officials. ...
posted on Aug 18, 2014, 164 replies
Origins and Creationism
I'm creating this thread to list 10 popular fallacies and misconceptions that evolution deniers (usually YECers) use to try to disprove evolution with as well as the truth about those misconceptions. The list is in no particular order. The reason...
posted on Aug 18, 2014, 162 replies
Above Politics
When does smoking pot or even stealing cigars justify 2 bullets in the head ? Different place but during the Argentina basic collapse of the 80's one story I read of an old woman who had not eaten...
posted on Aug 20, 2014, 161 replies
Social Issues and Civil Unrest
" A police officer in Kansas City, Mo. is facing internal review after he reportedly posted an inflammatory message on Facebook about the slain Ferguson, Mo. teen whose death has led to mounting chaos. Televison...
posted on Aug 17, 2014, 157 replies
Social Issues and Civil Unrest
i just learned something from this video today that id like to share with everyone. Know your rights and stop all this tyrannical nonsense.
2 weeks...
posted on Aug 16, 2014, 1761 replies
Posse Comitatus
Breaking now. Curfew from 12 am to 5 am. Citizens at presser are outraged. Shouting down the Governor, the Missouri Highway Patrol representive, Capt. Johnosn, whom they previously lauded. It's out of control....
posted on Aug 13, 2014, 1650 replies
Posse Comitatus
I'm starting a new thread, with some of the tweets coming in from Ferguson right now. By several reports from local politicians, reporters, and others on the scene, over 50 people have been arrested with a massive SWAT presence on...
posted on Aug 15, 2014, 587 replies
Posse Comitatus
This does not justify murder, however this proves Brown was dangerous. The still photos that are already out, with the police report, add in the witness accounts of Brown reaching into the police car and one shot being fired inside the car,...
posted on Aug 15, 2014, 268 replies
Conspiracies in Religions
I read this recently and found it quite interesting. This is an article written by Dinesh D'Souza that turns this claimed "statistic" around.
"In the name of creating their version of a religion-free utopia, Adolf Hitler, Joseph Stalin, and...
posted on Aug 14, 2014, 266 replies
Social Issues and Civil Unrest
Where are the militia groups, when tyranny and oppression are crushing the people? Martial law, no fly zone, Freedoms denied (The right of freedom of speech, assembly crushed) Unarmed...
posted on Aug 17, 2014, 252 replies
War On Terrorism
The other day I was searching for more information On ISIL, trying to separate the propaganda from the real threat, when I stumbled across a video series created in 2010. Muslim Brotherhood In America the Enemy Within, by a...
posted on Aug 15, 2014, 241 replies
Other Current Events
" Do not have a news article yet but around 11:00 AM est time Ukraine engaged Russian forces directly. Have yet to see anything on any news site "
posted on Aug 15, 2014, 230 replies
Posse Comitatus
I just saw it on CNN but it doesn't seem to be showing up on any of the outlets as of 2 minutes ago. Here it is from YouTube: EDIT: There was another thread created about the video two minutes before I created...
posted on Aug 15, 2014, 225 replies
Posse Comitatus
I always ask my readers to verify this information on their own too. A 6 year veteran of the Local area. He was said to have grown up in the area, and has no background that would be a sign that he has...
posted on Aug 14, 2014, 223 replies
Social Issues and Civil Unrest
Anonymous Playing Hardball With Ferguson - Releases Officer's Name, and More "NEW YORK (CNNMoney) —The online hacking group Anonymous has released the name of the man it believes to be the police...
posted on Aug 15, 2014, 223 replies
Breaking Alternative News
" FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) - The friend who was with Michael Brown when he was shot and killed by a police officer near St. Louis over the weekend is reportedly confirming that he and Brown had taken part in the theft of...
posted on Aug 15, 2014, 190 replies
Breaking Political News
"Perry said he'd veto the funding if the district attorney, Rosemary Lehmberg, didn't resign. Lehmberg had recently been convicted of drunken driving. The state's Public Integrity Unit operates out of her office. When Lehmberg refused, Perry carried out his veto, drawing an ethics...