While speaking in Iowa, Donald Trump urged his supporters to go to cities like Detroit and Philadelphia and intimidate non-white voters.

Trump pushes his false stolen election claims but also adds something else:

So and everybody knows it and they know it. You know, the one thing they don’t want to talk about is the election. They don’t want to because they’re guilty as hell. They cheated like hell. They know it and you’ll never find out all the ways. But we don’t need all the ways because you know, it was I think 22,000 votes separated it and we have millions and millions of votes.

It’s a very sad thing. So the most important part of what’s coming up is to guard the vote. And you should go into Detroit, and you should go into Philadelphia, and you should go into some of these places, Atlanta. And you should go into some of these places, and we gotta watch those votes when they come in.

When they’re being, you know, shoved around in wheelbarrows and dumped on the floor and everyone’s saying, What’s going on? We’re like a third world nation. A third world nation, and we can’t let it happen.


Trump is broadcasting to the entire nation what he is going to do to steal the 2024 election. Trump is going to try to stop Democratic voters from voting with intimidation and threats of violence. Attorney General Merrick Garland should be at the ready to provide election monitors to cities around the country, and potentially prosecute Trump supporters who attempt to make the election unsafe for voters in American cities.

Donald Trump isn’t hiding his authoritarian intentions. All the American people have to do is listen, and Trump will tell them exactly what he intends to do.

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Washington, DC – In a stunning moment during the 2016 United States presidential race, Senator Bernie Sanders called out his then-rival Hillary Clinton for failing to mention Palestinian rights in a speech she delivered to a pro-Israel lobby group.

Standing on stage in a nationally televised primary debate, Sanders highlighted the dire humanitarian situation in Gaza and criticised the unconditional support that the Israeli government — under Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu — receives from Washington.

“There comes a time when, if we pursue justice and peace, we are going to have to say that Netanyahu is not right all of the time,” he said.

It was a rare statement to come from a Washington politician. Few, even among left-leaning Democrats, have questioned whether the United States should reconsider its “unwavering” support for Israel.

But flash forward seven years, and Sanders is now drawing ire from many of his supporters who feel let down by his current stance towards the Israel-Hamas war.

As the Israeli military offensive in Gaza intensifies, killing thousands of children and levelling entire neighbourhoods, Sanders has not called for a ceasefire. Because of his reputation as an anti-war voice, critics say he is uniquely positioned to amplify demands for ending the hostilities in Gaza.

“At a time when Washington is lining up behind those, including the president, who are beating the drums of war, we need leaders with the courage and the legacy of anti-war activism to break that consensus and say all human life is precious by demanding a ceasefire,” said Eva Borgwardt, political director at IfNotNow, a progressive Jewish group.

“If anyone can do that in the Senate, it is Senator Sanders.”

Sanders’s position

Last week, activists held a protest at Sanders’s Senate office to call on him to back a ceasefire.

“We went to his office to say we — and his colleagues in the House who are bravely speaking out, at great personal and political risk — need him now,” Borgwardt told Al Jazeera in a statement.

Democratic House members introduced a ceasefire resolution on October 16, but on the Senate side, there have been no calls for ending the war.

Earlier this month, almost 300 former staffers who worked on Sanders’s presidential campaigns signed a letter calling on him to introduce a similar resolution.

“President [Joe] Biden clearly values your counsel, as is shown by the ways you’ve managed to shape the outcomes of his presidency,” the letter, first reported by The Intercept, said. “We urge you to make it clear what is at stake in this crisis politically, morally, and strategically.”

Sanders called for a “humanitarian pause” to the fighting last week, but only after Secretary of State Antony Blinken made a similar demand.

The senator voiced his strongest criticism of the Israeli offensive on Monday, but he stopped short of calling for a ceasefire.

“The US provides $3.8 billion a year to Israel,” Sanders wrote in a social media post.

“The Biden administration and Congress must make it clear. Israel has the right to defend itself and destroy Hamas terrorism, but it does not have the right to use US dollars to kill thousands of innocent men, women, and children in Gaza.”

In 2016, Sanders — an independent senator from Vermont who caucuses with Democrats — defied the odds and mounted a competitive primary challenge against Clinton. Four years later, he led the race for the Democratic nomination until several candidates dropped out and threw their support behind Biden, who would go on to win the presidency.

Throughout his two presidential campaigns, Sanders led a surging progressive movement in US politics that adopted the Palestinian issue as a core tenet of its agenda.

Questioning US backing for Israel on the presidential campaign trail — where candidates often compete to show their pro-Israel bona fides — remains rare. It showed Sanders to be a candidate willing to defy the political consensus, a quality that appealed to many younger voters.

Domestically, Sanders centred his platform on combatting economic inequality. But his outsider approach to politics extended to foreign policy as well. He said he would impose human rights conditions on US aid to Israel, a proposal Biden dismissed as “bizarre” during the 2020 race.

Sanders, who is Jewish, has also long decried the humanitarian crisis in the besieged Gaza Strip, describing it as “unsustainable” and “unacceptable”. He has also referred to Netanyahu as a “reactionary racist”.

Arab communities

Sanders’s message at the time resonated deeply with Arab and Muslim American communities, who rallied around his campaign and helped him win the Michigan Democratic primary in 2016, in one of the race’s largest upsets.

But the senator’s current unwillingness to call for a ceasefire has left many of his Palestinian, Arab and Muslim supporters with a sense of disappointment if not betrayal.

Omar Baddar, a Palestinian American analyst who supported Sanders’s 2020 presidential campaign, said it is “hard to convey the depth of the disappointment” he feels over the senator’s failure to back a ceasefire.

“I know the political climate in the US at the moment is scary, anti-Palestinian and intolerant of dissent, but that’s precisely why Sanders’s voice would be so valuable,” Baddar told Al Jazeera. If Sanders speaks out, Baddar believes his actions will “create the political space” for others to do the same.

Baddar also played down Sanders’s call for a “pause” in the fighting. Pausing “the slaughter of civilians in Gaza is not a moral position”, he said, stressing that the fighting must end.

“Those who oppose a full ceasefire are under the delusional impression that Israel can achieve peace or stability through mass violence, ignoring the fact that Israeli brutality towards Palestinians is precisely why we’re in a situation where no one is safe,” Baddar told Al Jazeera.

“Even in the unlikely scenario that Israel is able to eliminate Hamas, the sheer horror it is inflicting on the people of Gaza will undoubtedly produce the next generation of militants who will want to seek vengeance against Israel.”

Amer Zahr, a Palestinian American comedian and activist who campaigned for Sanders in Arab communities across the country, also voiced dismay at the senator’s stance.

“After the massive support Bernie received from Arab, Muslim and Palestinian Americans in 2016 and 2020, we would have expected he would have been one of the first to urge an immediate ceasefire,” Zahr told Al Jazeera.

“His failure to do so is an affront. His voice could open the door for many others to say the same. To call his actions, or lack thereof, a massive disappointment would be understating the hurt.”

Sanders’s Senate office did not respond to Al Jazeera’s request for comment by the time of publication.

Suehaila Amen, an Arab American advocate in Michigan, said she was “flabbergasted” by Sanders’s position, adding that the Arab community at large is “extremely disappointed” in the senator.

“The community is truly shaken to its core that no one has actually stood up from the administration — or those who we have supported in the past on their presidential runs — and said: This must come to an end. This must stop,” Amen told Al Jazeera.

“That you can’t even ask for a ceasefire is absolutely disgusting and beyond me – when you’re watching in real time children being pulled out of the rubble.”

Nour Ali, a Michigan activist, also recalled the excitement Sanders’s presidential campaigns sparked in the state’s Arab and Muslim communities, where many Arabic speakers called him “Ammo” or “Uncle” Bernie.

“This has left many of us to reckon with who we have decided to support politically in the past. While the Republican Party is outright in their Islamophobia, many Arab and Muslim Americans are realising that the Democratic Party — both moderates and progressives — have used us as a talking point,” Ali told Al Jazeera.

Senator Mitt Romney claims that his Republican colleagues would have voted to impeach the former President Donald Trump but were too afraid of what his supporters might do to their families.

The revelation comes via author McKay Coppins, who discussed his biography titled, “Romney: A Reckoning,’ with Vanity Fair contributor Brian Stelter.

It’s good to see that Stelter was able to land on his feet somewhere after being released by CNN. He’s always seemed a bit wobbly.

Anyway, back to the matter at hand.

Coppins told Stelter that in his many interviews with Romney, the junior Senator from Utah revealed that other GOP lawmakers would have voted to impeach or convict Trump as he did, but something held them back.

The author said he heard “story after story” about “Republican members of Congress, Republican senators, who at various points wanted to vote for impeachment — vote to convict Trump or vote to impeach Trump — and decided not to, not because they thought he was innocent, but because they were afraid for their family’s safety.”

“They were afraid of what Trump supporters might do to them or to their families,” Coppins continued.

RELATED: Trump Brutally Mocks ‘Pierre Delecto’ Mitt Romney After He Announces He Won’t Seek Re-election: ‘Did Not Serve With Distinction’

Romney: Republicans Are Afraid Of Trump Supporters

Romney’s comments have “deplorable” vibes to it. Fellow Republicans who don’t want to have to deal with the “unwashed masses” that are Trump supporters.

Wouldn’t it be nice to know which of the congressmen or congresswomen live their lives in fear of what actual conservative voters might do? It’d be a good indicator of that person’s spine or lack thereof.

Coppins, dismayed by what Romney had told him asked, “How long can the American project last if elected officials from one of the major parties are making their political decisions based on fear of physical violence from their constituents?”

Bro, the American project has been going down the drain the last few years because not enough Republicans are afraid of being held accountable by their voters. Not violence. Accountability.

Former Speaker Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) got a taste of accountability recently. That’s what they should be afraid of, not some made-up narrative about “violent Trump supporters.”

My God, Romney is such a namby-pamby, boomer rube.

RELATED: Report: Mitt Romney Wears A Disguise In Public To Avoid Trump Supporters

Romney Wore A Fake Disguise To Hide From Trump Supporters

Whether or not it’s true that other Republicans were terrified of Trump supporters, Romney himself certainly was. You may recall he sometimes wore a disguise in public just to avoid them.

And by “disguise” we mean he wears a hat when out and about. Clark Kent’s glasses think his undercover game is weak.

Hell, Romney was so desperate that he tried to avoid Trump supporters online as well, creating a secret X profile (Twitter at the time) to attack President Trump using the name, Pierre Delecto … International Man of Mystery.

We added that last part, but it seemed to fit.

Romney announced last month that he would not seek reelection to the Senate.

In an interview with CBS Evening News anchor Norah O’Donnell, the weak-kneed Republican complained about not having a home in today’s political landscape.

“I don’t really have a home in my party … I come from a tradition of, you know, Ronald Reagan, and George Herbert Walker Bush, and George W. Bush, and John McCain,” he said.

“That’s the party I’ve come from. And I don’t recognize that in the great majority of our party today,” he added. “And that, for me, is very troubling.”

Romney also described Trump as a “whack job” to Coppins after the GOP frontrunner called him “a total loser that only a mother could love.”

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PDP Chieftain Dele Momodu trolls APC and their supporters

Dele Momodu has gone on Instagram to troll members and supporters of the All Progressives Congress (APC).


Momodu, who is a Chieftain of the People’s Democratic Party (PDP), shared a drawing that shows a man’s brain being removed from his head with the caption, “Welcome to APC, you won’t be needing this.” 


PDP Chieftain Dele Momodu trolls APC and their supporters


Momodu has been defending PDP’s Presidential candidate, Atiku Abubakar, as he contests Bola Tinubu’s emergence as the President of Nigeria.


The radically liberal Hollywood star Robert De Niro launched a truly unhinged attack on the former President Donald Trump and his millions of supporters this week, claiming that democracy “won’t survive” if he is reelected.

De Niro Brands Trump As ‘Evil’

“I’ve spent a lot of time studying bad men,” De Niro said in a statement read by former Trump administration official Miles Taylor at The New Republic’s “Stop Trump Summit” in New York on Wednesday, according to The Hill.

De Niro, 80, could not attend the summit himself after testing positive for COVID-19.

Related: Robert De Niro’s Ultra-Luxury Restaurants Took Millions In COVID-19 Relief Money

“I’ve examined their characteristics, their mannerisms, the utter banality of their cruelty. Yet there’s something different about Donald Trump,” he stated. “When I look at him, I don’t see a bad man. Truly. I see an evil one.”

“Over the years I’ve met gangsters here and there. This guy tries to be one, but he can’t quite pull it off,” the Godfather actor continued. “Even criminals usually have a sense of right and wrong. Whether they do the right thing or not is a different story, but they have a moral code, however warped.”

“Donald Trump does not. He’s a wannabe tough guy,” De Niro added. “With no morals or ethics. No sense of right or wrong. No regard for anyone but himself: Not the people he was supposed to lead and protect, not the people he does business with, not the people who follow him blindly and loyally, not even the people who consider themselves as friends. He has contempt for all of them.”

Related: Robert De Niro Warns Trump Supporters That They ‘Should Be Afraid Of What’s Gonna Happen’ When He Leaves Office

De Niro Attacks Trump Supporters 

Not stopping there, De Niro proceeded to brand Trump as a “fool” before urging his fellow liberals not to write the former president off when it comes to the 2024 presidential election.

“Evil thrives in the shadow of dismissive mockery, which is why we must take the danger of Donald Trump very seriously,” De Niro said. “This is our last chance. Democracy won’t survive the return of a wannabe dictator, and it won’t overcome evil if we are divided.”

“We have to reach out to half of the country who have ignored the hazards of Trump and, for whatever reason, support elevating him back into the White House,” he added. “They’re not stupid and we must not condemn them for making a stupid choice.”

However, just seconds later, De Niro shamed Trump supporters by telling liberals not to mention democracy when reaching out to them because “they’ve already turned their backs on it.”

“Democracy may be our holy grail. Let’s talk about right and wrong. Let’s talk about humanity. Let’s talk about kindness, security for our world, safety for our families, decency,” De Niro concluded. “Let’s welcome them back. We won’t get them all, we can get enough to end the nightmare of Trump.”

Spoken like a true liberal elitist!

Related: Robert De Niro Receives Some Boos After Yet Another Expletive-Laden Trump Rant

De Niro And Trump Go At It

De Niro has long been obsessively against Trump and anyone who dared to vote for him. Back in 2018, De Niro received a standing ovation for cursing out Trump onstage at the Tony Awards.

“I’m going to say one thing: ‘F— Trump,’” De Niro said at the time, according to The Hill. “It’s no longer ‘down with Trump,’ it’s ‘f— Trump.’”

Trump fired back at him days later in a way that only he can.

“Robert De Niro, a very Low IQ individual, has received to many shots to the head by real boxers in movies,” Trump said. “I watched him last night and truly believe he may be ‘punch-drunk.’”

“I guess he doesn’t realize the economy is the best it’s ever been with employment being at an all time high, and many companies pouring back into our country,” he added. “Wake up Punchy!”


De Niro is such a Hollywood narcissist that he actually thinks he has some influence over how the American people vote in presidential election. In the end, anyone who is dumb enough to take De Niro’s opinion into account when it comes to politics was never going to vote for Trump anyway. De Niro might as well save his breath, because he accomplishes nothing with these anti-Trump rants aside from showing just how out of touch with reality he really is himself!

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Arsenal may have secured a significant 1-0 victory over Manchester City at the Emirates Stadium on Sunday, but unsavoury scenes in the press box have slightly marred the occasion.

Gabriel Martinelli’s strike in the 86th minute, which took a huge deflection from Nathan Ake ensured Mikel Arteta’s men walked away with all three points, as they lay down a huge marker for the rest of the Premier League.

During the game, however, an Arsenal fan allegedly confronted Samir Nasri – who played for both the Gunners and Manchester City in his career – who was working as a pundit. The supporter reportedly shouted verbal abuse at the Frenchman, as first highlighted by TalkSport live on air.

Samir Nasri of Arsenal celebrates scoring the first goal during the UEFA Champions League group H match between Arsenal and Standard Liege at Emirates Stadium on November 24, 2009 in London, England. (Photo by Shaun Botterill/Getty Images)

Nasri shone during his time at Arsenal (Image credit: Getty Images)

Commentator Sam Matterface explained the situation: “There’s a supporter who was bellowing in his [Nasri’s] face at this moment in time. It’s a bit unnecessary from him getting involved with Nasri who’s just trying to do his job.

A stunning report published earlier this week by Newsweek indicates that the FBI has been quietly pursuing supporters of the former President Donald Trump as terrorist targets.

Democrats have long been demonizing America First voters as a threat to democracy and as an example of domestic terrorists.

But the Newsweek report serves as confirmation that they are being targeted by the FBI specifically due to their political beliefs – something which never could have previously been imagined before in a country founded on fundamental freedoms.

The opening paragraph is enough to send chills down one’s spine.

“The federal government believes that the threat of violence and major civil disturbances around the 2024 U.S. presidential election is so great that it has quietly created a new category of extremists that it seeks to track and counter: Donald Trump’s army of MAGA followers.”

The weaponization of the federal government against its own people has been strongly suspected over the last few years, but having it laid out before you in a report from a source not known as being right-wing is rather startling.

Newsweek goes on to reveal that the FBI has even created a new category to keep track – AGAAVE — “anti-government, anti-authority violent extremism” – and that, as such, the vast majority of the FBI’s “current ‘anti-government’ investigations are of Trump supporters.”

RELATED: Democrat Tulsi Gabbard Slams Dems For ‘Domestic Terror’ Bill For Targeting ‘Half Of The Country’

FBI Hunting Trump Supporters As Terrorists

Following the one-off riot at the Capitol in 2021, Democrats immediately pushed the Domestic Terrorism Prevention Act of 2021, which sought to expand the definition of domestic terrorism in order to target Trump supporters.

President Joe Biden, in a borderline dictatorial speech in September of 2022, vilified “MAGA Republicans” as extremists and a “threat to this country.”

“Donald Trump and the MAGA Republicans represent an extremism that threatens the very foundations of our republic,” Biden angrily said in one of the most divisive speeches ever delivered by an American President.

This latest report demonstrates that the FBI is operating under those same assumptions, and took their own steps to broaden terms in order to target MAGA voters.

Having reviewed what they describe as “secret FBI and Department of Homeland Security data that track incidents, threats, investigations and cases,” Newsweek concludes that the threats listed in one report “are all clearly associated with America’s right and in particular with Trump’s MAGA supporters.”

They note that the AGAAVE description marked a subtle but “gigantic” change in how the bureau addressed political opponents of President Biden.

“Trump and his army of supporters were acknowledged as a distinct category of domestic violent extremists, even as the FBI was saying publicly that political views were never part of its criteria to investigate or prevent domestic terrorism,” they write.

RELATED: Trump Has Perfect Response To Biden’s ‘Enemies of the State’ Speech Attacking MAGA Republicans: ‘He Must Be Insane’

FBI Doesn’t Find It Likely Democrats Could Be Violent

While acknowledging to Newsweek their intent to pursue Trump supporters as domestic terrorist threats, the FBI simultaneously dismisses the notion that similar anti-government threats could possibly come from the left.

“What other name could we use?” one FBI officer tells the outlet in reference to the AGAAVE acronym.

“Obviously if Democratic Party supporters resort to violence, it [AGAAVE-Other] would apply to them as well. It doesn’t matter that there is a low likelihood of that,” he explained. “So yes, in practical terms, it refers to MAGA, though the carefully constructed language is wholly nonpartisan.”

A low likelihood? Why is that man not immediately fired for an obvious bias that should be roundly condemned if the FBI wishes to give off even the slightest vibe of being fair and just?

“Trump’s army constitutes the greatest threat of violence domestically … politically … that’s the reality and the problem set,” one senior official tells Newsweek.

We all saw the left-wing race riots that raged for months prior to January 6th. We all saw the left-wing violence on the day Trump was inaugurated. We saw them try to burn down a courthouse in Portland. And we see them practically every day looting major stores in Democrat-run cities.

Those aren’t Trump supporters stealing iPhones from the local Target. They aren’t locking up shelves in Walgreens to keep out people wearing MAGA hats.

And where, pray tell, was the FBI when stuff like this was happening at Trump rallies across the country?

Democrats aren’t likely to engage in extremism? Yeah right.

The only difference is left-wing extremists tend to end up serving in Congress. Or working in the current administration.

Or being hired by the FBI.

It seems rather obvious that the biggest insurrection this country has ever seen was conducted by the FBI. They embedded informants at the Capitol and ignored threats prior to January 6th to assure the riot got out of hand. They then used that as an impetus to change the defintion of domestic terrorism.

Useful idiots on the January 6th committee investigating the riot created a roadmap to justify what they were doing. Plain ol’ idiots in the media lapped it up and reported their findings without challenging the narrative.

And they were off. The FBI had been given a greenlight to pursue anybody even slightly to the right – parents were labeled terrorists, pro-life advocates were arrested, political opponents were indicted and jailed.

Think about that for a minute. If you heard a story about such political persecution taking place in an authoritarian regime – say you heard about Russia jailing political opponents and arresting protesters – you’d be justifiably disgusted.

But here in the Biden era, an American President can implement a regime nearly indistinguishable from something you’d see out of Valdimir Putin, and nobody bats an eye.

The FBI can no longer deny reality – they are the enemy of the people.

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Players and supporters attack referee over

Players and supporters of the Ishielu Local Government Area team reportedly attacked a referee at the end of the Ebonyi State governor,  Francis Nwifuru’s cup final match on Sunday evening, September 10.


It was gathered that the referee was chased all over the stadium as he ran for his life over alleged poor officiating in the match.


Normalcy was restored after the governor intervened in rescuing the referee from the angry supporters who overpowered the security men trying to protect him.


During the prize presentation ceremony, Governor Francis Nwifuru of Ebonyi condemned the attack, describing the act as ‘shameful and embarrassing’.


“I did not expect the players to behave unprofessionally.


“Anyone not happy with a referee’s decision should not get to him but complain to the relevant officials.


“The person will still get a response and I am sure with what the sports commissioner told me, we will not have a repeat of this kind of violence,” he said.


The governor also announced that match officials for subsequent competitions will come from other states to avoid similar attacks.


“The match officials would not be known to anyone or any team.


“The sports commissioner has, however, shown his strength in organising such a competition and we would continue providing opportunities to empower and unite our youths,” he said.

Ebonyi LGA won the trophy by beating Ishielu 2-1 while Ohaozara LGA came third by defeating Izzi 1-0 in the third-place match.

Robbie Williams has joked that he is “a Spurs fan now” after singing the lyrics to Tottenham supporters’ new tune for manager Ange Postecoglou.

Postecoglou is proving hugely popular with Spurs fans already after bringing back an attacking style of play in keeping with the club’s traditions, along with positive results, which have seen the north London club pick up seven points out of a possible nine in the Premier League so far this season.

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