Demands ‘Clarity’ for Definitions of Gender Identity and Expression â€“ Just Not From Obama Administration
Governor Pat McCrory Monday filed a lawsuit against the federal government, then took to the news media to portray himself s a reasonable person who’s trying to work with all parties. On PBS, the North Carolina governor received little pushback, telling Judy Woodruff that he’s merely seeking “clarity” on terms like gender identity and gender expression, and thinks the federal government should provide itÂ â€“ just not the Obama administration. In fact, he called Attorney General Loretta Lynch‘s historic and well-received speech “extremely divisive” and “dangerous rhetoric.”
Asked if he would “acknowledge” that HB2 is “causing transgender people to suffer emotional harm, mental anguish, distress, humiliation, indignity,” McCrory responded callously.Â â€œI acknowledge we need to work this out,â€ he said, but â€œthis needs clarity by the courts and the U.S. Congress.â€
Gov. McCrory claimed he is “extremely sensitive to people’s gender identity, which is a brand new term in the last couple years,” which of course is false. It’s a term that’ been around for decades.
McCrory in fact insists Congress or the courts should provide definitions for the terms gender identity and gender expressionÂ â€“ exactly the two branches of government whose job it should not be do soÂ â€“ and besides, there are plenty of readily-available sources, including the Department of Justice, whose job it is to do so.
But McCrory insists otherwise.
“Itâ€™s a very complex and emotional issue and I think the courts are the right way to do it,” he said, ignoring that if it’s such a “complex” issue, why did he sign a law that had been debated for about 30 minutes?
The governor also claimed that some of the transgender people he’s spoken with are angry the left created nondiscrimination laws to protect them. He didn’t provide any names.
At the end of the interview, McCrory stunningly tries to suggest only “one business” has pulled jobs from the state, which is egregiously false.
Image: PBS Newshour/YouTubeÂ
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1/6 Committee Issues Subpoena With Damning Revelation About Trump’s Focus to Former White House Spokesperson
A top Trump White House spokesperson who pushed the “Big Lie” and reportedly has “firsthand knowledge” of then-President Donald Trump’s behavior on the day before and day of the insurrection has been subpoenaed by the House Select Committee on the January 6 Attack.
Committee Chairman Bennie Thompson (D-MS), who earlier Friday issued subpoenas to 14 Republicans believed to have submitted false and forged Electoral College claims, has sent a subpoena to former Deputy White House Press Secretary Judd Deere, CNN reports.
The Committee indicated to Deere it wants to focus on the day before the attempted coup, and “specifically said it wanted to speak with him about the January 5 staff meeting in the Oval Office with the President.”
In a damning revelation, Chairman Thompson’s letter “said it had obtained information that Trump repeatedly asked in the meeting: ‘What are your ideas for getting the RINOs to do the right thing tomorrow? How do we convince Congress?'”
U.S. Rep. Pete Aguilar (D-CA), who sits on the January 6 Committee, Friday evening told CNN, the Committee thinks Deere “had a hand in formulating the strategy and some of the media discussions on the day of Jan. 6 and the president’s response.”
Jan. 6 select committee member Rep. Pete Aguilar on the committee subpoenaing former Trump White House spokesman Judd Deere: “We … think he had a hand in formulating the strategy and some of the media discussions on the day of Jan. 6 and the president’s response.” pic.twitter.com/yUviNrecXy
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Watch: Anti-Vaxx ‘Expert’ Claims COVID-19 Vaccines Will Turn People Into ‘Transhumanist Cyborgs’ Controlled by 5G
Sherri Tenpenny is an influential religious-right anti-vaccine activist who has testified before the Ohio state House, appeared on Charlie Kirk’s podcast, and been a speaker at multiple ReAwaken America events, where she has shared the stage with the likes of Texas Attorney General Ken Paxton, Eric Trump, Mike Lindell, Michael Flynn, Roger Stone, and Alex Jones.
Recently, she has begun to claim that COVID-19 vaccines are designed to create “quantum entanglement” between those who take them and the internet in an effort to turn humanity into “transhumanist cyborgs.”
“The stated goal is to depopulate the planet and the ones that are left, either make them chronically sick or turn them into transhumanist cyborgs that can be manipulated externally by 5G, by magnets, by all sorts of things,” Tenpenny said during an appearance on “The Stew Peters Show” Thursday night. “I got dragged through the mud by the mainstream media when I said that in May of last year in front of the House committee in Columbus, [Ohio]. Well, guess what? It’s all true.”
“The whole issue of quantum entanglement and what the shots do in terms of the frequencies and the electronic frequencies that come inside of your body and hook you up to the ‘Internet of Things,’ the quantum entanglement that happens immediately after you’re injected,” she continued. “You get hooked up to what they’re trying to develop. It’s called the hive mind, and they want all of us there as a node and as an electronic avatar that is an exact replica of us except it’s an electronic replica, it’s not our God given body that we were born with. And all of that will be running through the metaverse that they’re talking about. All of these things are real, Stew. All of them. And it’s happening right now. It’s not some science fiction thing happening out in the future; it’s happening right now in real time.”
This article was originally published by Right Wing Watch and is republished here by permission.
1/6 Committee Subpoenas 14 Republicans Who Allegedly Submitted Forged Electoral Certificates
Chairman Bennie Thompson (D-MS) Friday afternoon announced the House Select Committee on the January 6 Attack has issued subpoenas to 14 Republicans from seven states who submitted the forged and “bogus” Electoral College certificates falsely claiming Donald Trump and not Joe Biden won the 2020 presidential election in their states.
The Chairman appeared to suggest the existence of a conspiracy as well, noting the “the planning and coordination of efforts,” saying “these so-called alternate electors met,” and may know “who was behind that scheme.”
He adds that “groups of individuals met on December 14th, 2020 in seven states carried by President Biden.”
“The so-called alternate electors from those states then transmitted the purported Electoral-College certificates to Congress, which multiple people advising former President Trump or his campaign used to justify delaying or blocking the certification of the election during the Joint Session of Congress on January 6th, 2021.”
Some legal experts have said their actions may constitute a felony.
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