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Lenin, Stalin, Ceausescu, Obama: How Marxist Leaders Conceal Their Pasts

October 30th, 2013 - 2:25 pm

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Finally, there is the current tendency to change the U.S. into a glasnost-style monument to its leader. Below i republish a partial list of institutions and places already named after President Obama:

California: President Barack Obama Parkway, Orlando; Obama Way, Seaside; Barack Obama Charter School, Compton; Barack Obama Global Preparation Academy, Los Angeles; Barack Obama Academy, Oakland.

Florida: Barack Obama Avenue, Opa-loka; Barack Obama Boulevard, West Park.

Maryland: Barack Obama Elementary School, Upper Marlboro.

Missouri: Barack Obama Elementary School, Pine Lawn.

Minnesota: Barack and Michelle Obama Service Learning Elementary, Saint Paul.

New Jersey: Barack Obama Academy, Plainfield; Barack Obama Green Charter High School, Plainfield.

New York: Barack Obama Elementary School, Hempstead.

Pennsylvania: Obama High School, Pittsburgh.

Texas: Barack Obama Male Leadership Academy, Dallas.

I do not intend to suggest that President Obama might be a Putin or a Ceausescu. The president is certainly his own man—well educated, well-spoken, charismatic and charming. He belongs to a minority, just as I belong to another minority. But he has apparently bought into the siren call of socialism and glasnost, as I myself and millions of others like me around the world also did at that age in life.

The United States won the Cold War because Ronald Reagan was elected president long after he had purged himself of his youthful infatuation with socialism. He was then able to identify Gorbachev’s glasnost as the political swindle it really was, and to subdue it. Let’s hope that President Obama will do the same.

In November 2014, we will face what I believe to be the most important elections in American history. On the surface, the voters will decide which of our two main political parties will control the U.S. Congress. In fact, the voter will decide between keeping our country the leader of the free world, or transforming it into a glasnost irrelevance.

PJ Media is joining forces with WND (the publisher of Disinformation) to help its readers get the knowledge to call a spade a spade—it is socialism and glasnost we should defeat.

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Sources:

[i] Glasnost, Britannica Concise, as published on http://concise.britanica.com/ebc/article-9365668/glasnost.

[ii] http://dictionary.reference.com/browser/glasnost.

[iii] Tolkovyy SlovarRusskogo Yazyka (Explanatory Dictionary of the Russian Language), ed. D.N. Ushakov (Moscow: “Soviet Encyclopedia” State Institute, 1935), Vol. I, p. 570.

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[v] James Joyner, “Obama Che Guevara Flag Scandal,” Outside the Beltway, February 12, 2008, as posted at www.outsidethebeltway.com/archives/2008/02/obama_che_guevara_flag_scandal/.

[vi] David S. Broder, “Obama’s Enigma,” The Washington Post, July 13, 2008, p. B7.

[vii] John Barron, KGB: The Secret Work of Soviet Secret Agents (New York: Reader’s Digest Books, 1974, reprinted by Bantam Books), p. 429.

[viii] Zhores Medvedev, Gorbachev. New York: Norton, 1987, p. 37.

[ix] Mikhail Gorbachev, Perestroika: New Thinking for Our Country and the World (New York: Harper & Row, 1987), passim.

[x] Peter Kinder, “Missourians Reject Obama

[xi] Jonathon M. Seidl, Obama Compares Himself Tom Reagan: Republicans Aren’t Accusing Him Of ‘Being Socialist’”, The Blaze, October 5, 2011.

[xii] Alexandra`Petri, Obama is up there with Lincoln, Roosevelt, and Johnson,” The Washington Post, December 12, 2011, PostOpinions.

[xiiii] David Nakamura, “Obama invokes Teddy Roosevelt in speech attacking GOP policies, The Washington Post, December 6, 2011.

[xiv] “How Many Speeches Did Obama Give,” newswine.com, July 16, 2010, as posted on http://joysteele.newswine.com/_news/2010/07/16/4691800-how-many-speeches-did-obama-give.

[xv] Thomas Lifson, “Obama’s troop withdrawal speech: when politics triumphs victory,” American Thinker, June 23, 2011.

[xvi] “Right-Wing Media Fixated On Obama’s “Shamless” Bin Laden Speech,” MEDIAMATTERS, May 3, 2011(http://mediamatters.org/research/201105030031).

[xvii] George Landrith, “The ‘it’s all about me’ president,” The Daily Caller, May 5, 2011, as posted on http://dailycaller.com/2011/05/03/the-its-all-about-me-president/

[xviii] http://wiki.answer.com/Q/How_many_speeches_did_Obama_give (as searched in January.)

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"The president is certainly his own man—well educated, well-spoken, charismatic and charming."

Um, no. He is not well-spoken; away from the teleprompter, he is incoherent. Well-educated ... who knows, his records are sealed. Charismatic and charming ... well, that's in the eye of the beholder ... some are more discerning than others. Who was it said you can fool all the people some of the time and some of the people all of the time? That.
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It is funny, well, not really. When I had the opportunity to speak to some
German governmental employees in 2009, they heralded President Obama
as a true godsend, not only for America, but for Europe.
When I had the opportunity to speak to some German governmental employees in 2013, they spoke about how frightening it is that President Obama has reached Messiah status, and it is pretty scary for them to watch, as it reminds them of "someone else" in their historical past.

It is also funny, well, not really, that for five years, Mr. Pacepa has been warning America that Obama is not the American-democracy-loving package he proclaims, but someone quite the opposite. I don't think Mr. Pacepa was taken seriously then, but today you can't read the news without hearing of how our President aims to dismantle our country through his Socialist policies. How much more wreckage will Americans need to endure before we finally see what is really going on?
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when a person can seal his records, claim to be transparent, and the media goes along with this paradox, you know that the media is now the lap dog and propaganda wing for a personal agenda, and not doing what they were supposed to do, be the watch dog for the citizens of the country.
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Unfortunately, WND doesn't have a lot of credibility.
43 weeks ago
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Republicans forget that George W. Bush was the first president to socialize the auto industry in the 21st century. George W. Bush announces $17.4 billion auto bailout. The plan includes taxpayer assistance for GM and Chrysler in return for radical restructuring.
http://www.politico.com/news/stories/1208/16740.html
45 weeks ago
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BUT MOM!!! The other kids did it too!!

Does your Mom know where you are?

The auto bailout Bush PROPOSED (he didn't sign) was loans in which the rules of priority for others creditors was left intact.

Now, shall we talk about Woodrow Wilson 100 years earlier?
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Catre domnul Ion Mihai Pacepa,
Ne numim Iulia D. si Andrei M. si vrem sa ne exprimam respectul profund pentru dumneavoastra si pentru tot ce ati facut pentru noi romanii. Daca se poate am dori sa va putem scrie un e-mail in care sa ne putem exprima mai personal, mai profund si detaliat toate sentimentele pe care le-ati trezit in noi.
Cu respect.
45 weeks ago
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That list of schools, parks and avenues named after Obama while he's still alive and still president is quite scary.
46 weeks ago
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When I first saw the 'Greek temple' setting of the Dem Party rally at Denver, my thought was of Nuremberg in 1834----Leni Riefenstahl's epochal filming of the Nazi Party rally, 'Triumph des Willens'. The pseudo-Greek columns evoked the scene of the stadium surrounded by searchlights pointed upward to form 'pillars of light'. For me, this was a dead giveaway. I wonder how many others remembered that past image and saw it again at Denver.
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NONE of those cited did anything alone. They ALL had enablers of their PLANS. None of which plans was secret however "secretly and in the night" managed "to undermine the pillars of the City".

Actively embedded by members in the various Congress, Parliaments, Congress of Soviets, Reichstag, etc. in the social institutions in their purview.

Lawyers, Judges, Educators, propaganda - entertainment Media personnel, and members of the governments themselves. People enjoined as public SERVANTS. Who served themselves before and beyond their dependent charges.

CHANGING in collusion with one another the laws and social ethos on which they depend for their powers. AND which are designed to PROTECT their charges, the populations, from their depredations.

The cited are ONLY figureheads. Those who acted behind the scenes over long periods to prepare the ground for the seeds planted and cultivated to their designs ought not be allowed to escape THEIR INDIVIDUAL responsibility for the successes of their activities.

And as "the fish stinks from the top" to name the nost responsible and DEMAND they pay compensation for damage done to "The
Lives of Others".

NO. A meaningless apology is not acceptable as "compensation" for their deconstruction of the structures on which the populations depend for protection from such assaults To remove from them the weapons for their PLANNED mass destruction, i.e their "Fundamental Transformation of the Nation ", the USA as Constitutional Republic of the United States . In which the Citizen is sovereign, NOT ANY Office or Officer/officers of government.

Unfortunately dependent on Lawyers and Judges who are necessarily members of their corrupt professional bodies. So...?


AND as members of government are the ones who CONSTRUCT the social enterprise are the MOST responsible. Enjoined to act for the benefit , public SERVANTSm for the population particularly construct the social enterprise
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And the compliant, complicit, loathsome media mouthpieces.

So much of POTUS's damages could have been stopped if the media had a stake in truth.
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Not even Stalin had an as complicit, fawning, literally messiah-worshipping media establishment with the reach and influence that Obama has....the media built this fraud from thin air and has also covered for him and protected him from being exposed for what he truly is. But, maybe he has exposed himself through Obamacare to the extent that not even the US media can cover for him any longer...

Remember BENGHAZI!
46 weeks ago
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It'd be nice to think that the media can cover for him no longer. The stake they have has now been raised to include propping up the POTUS and making their own malfeasance look innocent. Thus, it seems logical that there will be a doubling down by the media to protect the POTUS as well as themselves.

It will be disgusting to watch as they already have contorted themselves into a comic book caricature of real journalism.
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Charismatic and charming. That is how a friend of mine described a teacher he had at a JC in Ukiah. The teacher's name was Jim Jones. Yes, that one.
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Speaking of Obama's nurturing a "cult of personality" (as every dictator cultivates), it was during the 2008 campaign when Obama at some rally was approached by a woman who wanted some favor to be bestowed upon her by King Messiah (I believe I saw this sorry spectacle on CNN). And the Messiah made personal promises to look into the matter. It was so anti-American, so akin to how tyrants operate -- I was appalled. Then, in 2012, during Obozo's campaign, it happened again. It was after Hurricane Sandy -- and Obozo is photographed hugging a woman, a victim of Hurricane Sandy, and he is promising to personally assist her. Weeks later (after Obozo wins re-election?) the woman noted that she never heard back from Obozo, but she did get a form letter. (In 2008 there were also all of those creepy songs forced to be sung by elementary school children in praise of Obozo's magnificence).
46 weeks ago
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Remeber how he promised his dad's home town in Kenya to build a school- they are still waiting.
http://www.wnd.com/images/2011/12/kogelo1.jpg
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Just as repulsive is a Christie re-election commercial running in our local market. It shows, in black and white to underscore it's "seriousness", a woman victim of Hurricane Sandy pleading for the Governor to help her recover and Christie hugs her and promises to give her the help she needs. It's really quite sickening to see a grown woman beg for the government to help her and equally sickening to see a Republican promise to give her the help.
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Yep. I don't even think of Christie as a "conservative". He's like John McCain..."republican in name only", otherwise best known as yet another Democrat.
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I had a dinner discussion with Soviet emigre and later US Chess Champion Lev Alburt shortly after his speech on Gorbachev and Glasnost to the Heritage Foundation in the mid-'80s. He pointed out exactly what you do: "In English dictionaries, you have words with several definitions, and the first is the main one. It is the same in Russian. So 'glasnost' does mean 'openness,' but this is a minor definition. The first definition translates roughly to 'publicity' or 'public relations,' and this is what Gorbachev really means: to save the Soviet state by making it seem more free and open to the West, but holding onto the totalitarian power of the Party."
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