Civil War 2.0 going hot in Portland, Oregon

Civil War 2.0 going hot in Portland, Oregon

By Peter Barry Chowka


It was exactly two years ago that I was reporting, including here at American Thinker and at The Epoch Times, on Occupy ICE Portland, a ragtag group of professional Marxist agitators and local grifters who set up camp adjacent to Portland’s ICE (federal Immigration and Customs Enforcement) building and effectively shut it down for almost a month. During that insurrection, the police were ordered to stand down by the city’s left-wing Democrat mayor. Occupy ICE demanded not only an end to ICE, but, as I wrote in June 2018, to borders, police, and prisons. As absurd as those demands may have seemed at the time, they have now gone mainstream including being championed by many leading Democrats not only in Portland but nationwide in the wake of the fuse lit by the death of George Floyd while in Minneapolis police custody on May 25….


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A VIEW FROM THE STREET: What Does This 79-year-old Ex-Warrior Still ThinK? - "...I hate every political system on Earth. I have no time for any politician, ruler, faked bullshit Cause, or religion. And I loathe any lying Media SOB that assists them to enslave Humanity. They can all go to's only when 'civilization,' cities, and religion, or 'science,' are imposed upon Humanity that nothing makes sense and worlds go haywire. The ultimate goal of civilizations---its rulers, priests, and power elites---has always been to divide us, conquer, and rule over us and our human the end...only the State or its State religion will rule." (Published, 2012, "RED WHITE AND DEAD AGAIN," A thriller book, by Jeffrey A. Friedberg, 2012.)