Random Quotations – Progressivism – February 17th, 2020

Five items in total…

“Multiple people were arrested on Friday night as antifa and far-left ‘decolonization’ activists converged on Grand Central Station in New York City as part of their ‘F*ck the police’ protest.” – Barrett Wilson, “Far-left activists, antifa swarm NYC – multiple arrests made” – The Post Millennial, February 1st, 2020.

“I understand polls show liberal white women are the only racial group on the planet who view their own in-group negatively but dropping $2,500 on a dinner just to wallow in ethnomasochism seems like a bit much” – Chris Menahan, quoted by Paul Joseph Watson in “Liberal White women pay $2,500 to be lectured about how racist they are” – Summit News, February 5th, 2020.

“Her resort to diagnosis rather than dialogue is a symptom of a much larger problem that faces our divided nation – too many Americans are refusing to engage in reasoned dialogue with people with whom they disagree. Dr. Lee is part of that problem, not its solution.” – Alan M. Dershowitz, “Yale psychiatrist issues diagnosis of ‘psychotic’ for defending constitutional rights” – Gatestone Institute, January 11th, 2020.

“Despite Swiss Air’s ten-year affiliation with Läderach, the airline dropped the chocolatier after protests and extensive vandalism by left-wing activists, homosexuals, and young socialists, according to a report by LifeSite News… Last fall, activists attacked a Läderach store in Basel, Switzerland, using Butyric acid, forcing the store to close for two days. This assault was just one instance of vandalism against the chocolatier, which reportedly took place at seven different stores.” – Thomas D. Williams, Ph.D., “Swiss Air drops Christian chocolate supplier following protests” – Breitbart, February 1st, 2020.

“Some of our nation’s largest banks have decided to cater to the radical left’s ‘woke’ agenda by abusing their systemic influence in our economy to deprive law-abiding federal contractors of banking services critical to their business… Banks have a right to deny funds to certain businesses, but they shouldn’t enjoy taxpayer-provided guarantees if they are undermining the public policy of the United States.” – Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL), quoted by James E. Lewis in “Banks refusing to do business with people who do work for I.C.E. – that could soon be a big problem for them” – Law Enforcement Today, February 15th, 2020.