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Fiorina Lies About Abortion While Attacking ‘Left-Wing’ Critics After Planned Parenthood Attack

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Carly Fiorina takes to Fox News to denounce her critics, and issues a litany of falsehoods in the process.

In a stunning “Fox News Sunday” interview, Carly Fiorina not only refused to accept the possibility that the lies she has told about the Planned Parenthood videos could have in any way contributed to Friday’s terror attack on a Colorado Planned Parenthood, but attacked those on the left who have raised the possibility.

The GOP presidential candidate whose falsehoods during a GOP debate led to her taking the spotlight and a rise in the polls for a short period on Sunday labeled the increasingly vocal attacks on her as “typical left-wing tactics,” while injecting falsehoods to make it appear as if her positions have greater support than they actually do.

“This is so typical of the left to immediately begin demonizing a messenger because they don’t agree with the message,” Fiorina told Fox News anchor Chris Wallace. “The vast majority of Americans agree what Planned Parenthood is doing is wrong. And that’s why the vast majority of Americans are prepared, not only to defund Planned Parenthood, but also, to stop abortion for any reason at all after five months.”

UPDATE: Huckabee Doesn’t Know Any Pro-Life Leader Who’s Suggested Violence Toward Planned Parenthood (Video)

Fiorina is blatantly misleading and flat-out wrong, because the vast majority of Americans support Planned Parenthood. In fact, by a 2-1 margin, 65 percent of Americans support Planned Parenthood and want government funding of Planned Parenthood to continue.

Fiorina’s claim the vast majority of Americans want to ban abortion for any reason after five months is a curious and slippery statement, since the debate currently is over a 20-week abortion ban, somewhat akin to five months.

And in fact, “for any reason” includes rape, incest, life of the mother, health of the mother, and no legitimate recent poll NCRM could locate finds the vast majority of Americans want to ban abortion after 20 weeks, period, regardless of “for any reason” or not.

In fact, an August Quinnipiac poll found 85 percent of registered voters nationwide believe abortion should be legal “when an abortion is necessary to save the life of the mother,” and 78 percent of Americans think abortion should be legal “when the pregnancy was caused by rape or incest.”

Fiorina also, falsely, stated that Planned Parenthood’s decision to quell opponents’ false claims it is selling baby parts by no longer accepting any reimbursement for the work of collecting and transporting donated tissue to research facilities is akin to admitting guilt.

“It is not ‘alleged,'” Planned Parenthood sold baby parts, Fiorina said, responding to Wallace’s question. “Planned Parenthood acknowledged several weeks ago that they would no longer take compensation for body parts,” she stated, in a twisted reading of Planned Parenthood’s decision. “Sounds like an admission they were doing so.”

In fact, Fiorina is either wrong, intentionally misleading, or lying on nearly everything she says in this clip.

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UPDATED: Planned Parenthood Terror Attack Suspect Told Police ‘No More Baby Parts’

Planned Parenthood Terror Attack Suspect Reportedly Said Obama Ruining America, Wanted Him Impeached

Just How Many Lies Did The GOP Presidential Candidates Tell At The Debate?

 

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‘Squashed Like a Bug’: Gaetz Smacked Down After ‘Rage-Tweeting a Slander on America’s Entire Military History’

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“Buddy the only war you fought is against age of consent”

Congressman Matt Gaetz attacked the U.S. Armed Forces on Wednesday, suggesting America doesn’t win wars because of Generals like the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, Mark Milley. General Milley, who has worn an Army uniform since before the Florida Republican congressman was born, is being heralded for delivering a strong and intelligent rebuke of Gaetz’s attack on critical race theory and criticizing the U.S. Military for being “woke.”

Gen. Milley told Gaetz during a House committee hearing that he would like to better understand both critical race theory and “white rage,” which he implied was connected to Donald Trump’s January 6 insurrection.

“I personally find it offensive that we are accusing the United States military, our general officers, our commissioned and noncommissioned officers of being quote ‘woke,’ or something else because we’re studying some theories that are out there,” Milley told Gaetz.

Gaetz, whose district has a huge military presence including one of the largest air bases in the world, did not wait long to strike back, attacking  General Milley:

Attacking Americans who believe systemic racism is real:

Attacking the U.S. Armed Forces:

And praising the Chinese Communist Party (CCP):

It did not go well for him:

 

 

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Watch: Joint Chiefs Chairman Incinerates Matt Gaetz With Epic Lecture on Critical Race Theory

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Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, General Mark Milley blasted U.S. Rep. Matt Gaetz for mocking and  opposing critical race theory during what was supposed to be a budget hearing. He left the Florida Republican Congressman speechless and only able to shake his head.

Milley, a General in the U.S. Army who has been in uniform since 1980 decimated Rep. Gaetz, his supporters, and conservatives in general for mocking the idea that systemic racism exists, while adding that he would like to better understand both critical race theory and “white rage.”

“First of all, on the issue of critical race theory, etc,.” Milley began. “A lot of us have to get much smarter on whatever the theory is, but I do think it’s important, actually, for those of us in uniform, to be open minded and be widely read, and the United States Military Academy is a university, and it is important that we train, and we understand, and I want to understand white rage, and I’m white, and I want to understand it.”

“So, what is it that caused thousands of people to assault this building, and try to overturn the Constitution of the United States of America? What caused that? I want to find that out,” Milley, who has degrees from Princeton, Columbia, and the Naval War College, declared. “I want to maintain an open mind here, and I do want to analyze it, it’s important that we understand that because our soldiers, sailors, airmen, Marines and Guardians, they come from the American people. So it is important that the leaders, now and in the future, do understand it.”

“I’ve read Mao Tse Tung, I’ve read, I’ve read Karl Marx, I’ve read Lenin: that doesn’t make me a communist. So what is wrong with understanding, having some situational understanding about the country for which we are here to defend?”

“I personally find it offensive that we are accusing the United States military, our general officers, our commissioned and noncommissioned officers of being quote ‘woke,’ or something else because we’re studying some theories that are out there. That was started at Harvard Law School, years ago, and it proposed that there were laws in the United States, antebellum laws prior to the Civil War that led to a power differential with African Americans that were three-quarters of a human being, when this country was formed, and then we had a civil war and Emancipation Proclamation to change it, and we brought it up to the Civil Rights Act of 1964 – took another 100 years to change that. So look it I do want to know, and I respect your service and you and I both Green Berets, but I want to know. And it matters to our military in the discipline and cohesion of this military, and I thank you for the opportunity to make a comment on that.”

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‘Pray for the Christians’: Graham Urges School Boards to Fight the ‘Godless Socialist Agenda’ of CRT

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Evangelical and anti-LGBTQ activist Franklin Graham is urging Americans to “pray for the Christians” who are fighting what he calls a “godless socialist agenda,” an agenda he says now includes critical race theory and “concerning transgender policies.”

Pointing to an article about Loudon County, Virginia, currently a hotbed of controversy over transgender students’ rights and the teaching of critical race theory (which is not actually being taught in public schools, only in colleges and universities,) Graham patted himself on the back for traveling to all 50 states in 2016 to urge Christians to run for office, especially school boards.

He says those local boards’ decisions “impact our children and our grandchildren’s lives, and they impact the future of our country, so it is vitally important. I’m thankful for the parents in Loudoun County, Virginia, who are speaking up and working to keep things like critical race theory and concerning transgender policies out of their schools.”

“We have to stand up against the godless socialist agenda trying to divide us and take over this country,” he claimed.

“Pray for the Christians in Loudoun County, that they would stand strong and speak the truth in love. And pray about how you can get involved in your city and make a real difference. Will you?” Graham urged.

Conservatives have been infiltrating local school boards, where they have the opportunity to indoctrinate children at a young age into far right wing extremism, the pro-Trump MAGA movement, white nationalism and white supremacism, and an anti-science agenda.

In April TIME reported, “QAnon Candidates Are Winning Local Elections,” and asked, “Can They Be Stopped?”

And earlier this month the National Education Association (NEA) asked: “Is QAnon Radicalizing Your School Board?

“Proponents of QAnon allege that Satan-worshipping pedophiles are secretly running the country, and they also have spread false information about COVID-19, Black Lives Matter, the recent election and more,” the NEA article revealed. “When they get elected to local offices, they endanger citizens because their potential decisions—around budget, safety, school curriculum and more—aren’t grounded in reality.”

And in 2017 Media Matters reported on “How The Hate Group Alliance Defending Freedom Is Infiltrating Public Schools.”

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