We had a server outage, and we're rebuilding the site. Most of the site features won't work. Thank you for your patience.
imc indymedia

Los Angeles Indymedia : Activist News

white themeblack themered themetheme help
About Us Contact Us Calendar Publish RSS
latest news
best of news




A-Infos Radio

Indymedia On Air

Dope-X-Resistance-LA List


IMC Network:

Original Cities

www.indymedia.org africa: ambazonia canarias estrecho / madiaq kenya nigeria south africa canada: hamilton london, ontario maritimes montreal ontario ottawa quebec thunder bay vancouver victoria windsor winnipeg east asia: burma jakarta japan korea manila qc europe: abruzzo alacant andorra antwerpen armenia athens austria barcelona belarus belgium belgrade bristol brussels bulgaria calabria croatia cyprus emilia-romagna estrecho / madiaq euskal herria galiza germany grenoble hungary ireland istanbul italy la plana liege liguria lille linksunten lombardia london madrid malta marseille nantes napoli netherlands nice northern england norway oost-vlaanderen paris/Île-de-france patras piemonte poland portugal roma romania russia saint-petersburg scotland sverige switzerland thessaloniki torun toscana toulouse ukraine united kingdom valencia latin america: argentina bolivia chiapas chile chile sur cmi brasil colombia ecuador mexico peru puerto rico qollasuyu rosario santiago tijuana uruguay valparaiso venezuela venezuela oceania: adelaide aotearoa brisbane burma darwin jakarta manila melbourne perth qc sydney south asia: india mumbai united states: arizona arkansas asheville atlanta austin baltimore big muddy binghamton boston buffalo charlottesville chicago cleveland colorado columbus dc hawaii houston hudson mohawk kansas city la madison maine miami michigan milwaukee minneapolis/st. paul new hampshire new jersey new mexico new orleans north carolina north texas nyc oklahoma philadelphia pittsburgh portland richmond rochester rogue valley saint louis san diego san francisco san francisco bay area santa barbara santa cruz, ca sarasota seattle tampa bay tennessee urbana-champaign vermont western mass worcester west asia: armenia beirut israel palestine process: fbi/legal updates mailing lists process & imc docs tech volunteer projects: print radio satellite tv video regions: oceania united states topics: biotech

Surviving Cities

www.indymedia.org africa: canada: quebec east asia: japan europe: athens barcelona belgium bristol brussels cyprus germany grenoble ireland istanbul lille linksunten nantes netherlands norway portugal united kingdom latin america: argentina cmi brasil rosario oceania: aotearoa united states: austin big muddy binghamton boston chicago columbus la michigan nyc portland rochester saint louis san diego san francisco bay area santa cruz, ca tennessee urbana-champaign worcester west asia: palestine process: fbi/legal updates process & imc docs projects: radio satellite tv
printable version - js reader version - view hidden posts - tags and related articles

Dixie Chicks Iran Iraq War Grammy Win Over Burning George Bush

by Karen Fish Tuesday, Feb. 13, 2007 at 4:48 PM

When the student is ready the teacher will appear.

Dixie Chicks Iran Ir...
dixiechicks1.jpg, image/jpeg, 120x120

Jesus Christ, the awaited Messiah of Christianity and Islam, (Koran Chapter 3:40-43) said that “a Prophet has honor, except in his own country and among his own kin and in his own house.” (Mark 6:4). Jesus said to the leaders of his day, “Blind guides, hypocrites, snakes, you deadly venomous brood of vipers. How can you escape being sentenced to Hell? You say, ‘Had we lived in the day of our ancestors we would not have taken part with them in shedding the blood of the prophets. I send you prophets, some of whom you will kill and crucify, and some you will flog in your Temples and pursue from town to town, so that upon you may come all the righteous blood shed on earth, from the blood of righteous Abel to the blood of the Prophet Zechariah, whom you murdered between the sanctuary and the altar. Jerusalem, Jerusalem the city that kills the prophets who are sent to it. How often have I desired to gather your children together as a hen gathers her brood under her wings and you were not willing.” (Matt. 23:29-38).

The blood red state Republican Party politicians have claimed repeatedly ad nauseum that they are the party of Jesus Christ and the Democrats are the party of Satan. George Bush has publicly declared a Christian Crusade against the Muslim people of Iraq in the name of Jesus Christ. He told 2 BBC reporters that Jesus Christ commanded him to invade Iraq. Which Jesus Christ was George Bush talking about? The Prince of Peace? Jesus stood on the mountain and said, “Blessed are the peacemakers for they shall be called the children of God. Love yourself. Love your neighbor as you love yourself. Do not murder. Love your enemies. An eye for an eye is wrong. Be a total pacifist. Do not strike back even in self defense. If a man hits you on the right cheek, do not strike back. Turn your left cheek to him also and let him strike it.” (Matt. 5:38).

Natalie Maines is a singer with the popular country group The Dixie Chicks. Natalie Maines of the Dixie Chicks was born in Lubbock Texas. Months before the Iraq War began Natalie Maines said at a show in London, England that she was ashamed that President Bush was from Texas, because she opposed the idea of the United States invading Iraq. As a result of this comment, Natalie Maines and the Dixie Chicks faced scorching criticism and even death threats from the American media and public. American country music stations vilified her and refused to play the Dixie Chicks music, even to this very day. Americans boycotted the albums of the Dixie Chicks. This modern Salem Witch Hunt of the Prophetess Natalie Maines forced Natalie Maines to apologize to President Bush. More interestingly, on Nov. 21, 2003, three and a half years ago, Natalie Maines said on NBC’s Today show, "I think people were misled and I think people are fighting a war that they didn't know they were going to be fighting, and I think they were misled by people who should have been asking questions and weren't." This was 3 ½ years before the Scooter Libby trial.

Of all the leading Presidential candidates from both parties only Barack Obama opposed the Iraq War. All the rest persuaded the United States to invade Iraq and voted to do it. In an interview in Newsweek magazine in 2002 former South African President and Nobel Peace Prize Winner Nelson Mandela repeated his call for George Bush not to invade Iraq. President Nelson Mandela said that George Bush was trying to please the American arms and oil industries, whose profits have soared because of the Iraq War. President Nelson Mandela reminded us how America had supported the Mujahideen including Osama bin Laden in Afghanistan against the Russians. President Nelson Mandela said that no evidence had been presented to support the claim that Iraq possessed weapons of mass destruction and former U.S. Marine and United Nations weapons inspector Scott Ritter said repeatedly in 2002 that “there is no such evidence and Iraq does not possess any weapons of mass destruction”.

Nelson Mandela spent 27 years in jail in South Africa for peacefully opposing apartheid. Vice President Dick Cheney opposed President Nelson Mandela’s release from prison. In 2002 Saudi Foreign Minister Prince Saud repeatedly called upon President George Bush not to invade Iraq. Prince Saud said in Feb. 2002, “Regime change in Iraq will come with the destruction of Iraq. You are solving one problem and creating five more problems. There has never been in the history of the world a country in which a regime change happened at the bayonets of guns that has led to stability. Our worry now is the new emerging Christian fundamentalism in the United States and in the west. Fundamentalism in our region is on the wane. There, it’s in the ascendancy. That’s the threat.”

The date today is Feb. 12, 2007. Last night the American Music Industry echoed the sentiments of the American voters in November to get out of Iraq now by handing the Dixie Chicks, lead vocalist Natalie Maines, violinist Marty Maguire and guitarist Emily Robison 5 Grammy awards including the top three. The Dixie Chicks brought tears to the eyes of the world wide audience and a standing ovation for their rendition of “I’m Not Ready to Make Nice.” Neither is President George Bush ready to make nice. He has now escalated the war in Iraq and has 2 aircraft carrier battle groups in the Persian Gulf off the coast of Iran. Once again the American mainstream media is leading the charge, churning out story after story about the horrible Iranian regime and their weapons of Mass Destruction which are years away from being built. Russia built the Iranian Nuclear plant in Bushehr Iran and recently delivered 1 billion dollars worth of the most advanced surface to air missiles to Iran.

The Roman Empire believed that it was invincible until the Barbarians and Huns destroyed it. Scott Ritter has a B.A. in the history of the Soviet Union. Scott Ritter was the lead U.S. Marine analyst regarding the Soviet Union invasion of Afghanistan. In the 1960’s China and the Soviet Union backed tiny North Vietnam to defeat the United States. President George Bush is now deploying missiles in Europe on the border with Russia. This is a repeat of the Cuban Missile Crisis. Russia and Iran have now formed an incognito gas OPEC and military alliance. Between them Russia and Iran own half the world’s oil. Russia and China consider the Middle East to be their backyard. This weekend Russian President Vladimir Putin lambasted President George Bush for his insane uncontained use of unilateral violence which has careened the Middle East into chaos. It is abundantly clear now that when the United States invades Iran in the coming weeks, the United States military in Iraq and at home will be slaughtered by China and the Soviet Union. At least George Bush can say that he lost our military and our country in the name of Jesus Christ.

Report this post as:

Listed below are the 10 latest comments of 4 posted about this article.
These comments are anonymously submitted by the website visitors.
Dr BLT Dr BLT Wednesday, Feb. 28, 2007 at 11:49 PM
US POLICY - IRAN STRIKE - US POLICY - REPLACE MULLAHS WITH SHAH John Smith, west London Saturday, Mar. 03, 2007 at 9:53 PM
US POLICY - IRAN STRIKE John Smith Sunday, Mar. 04, 2007 at 6:40 PM

Local News

Woolsey Fire: Worst News of 2018? J01 12:18AM

Oppose Environmentally-Harmful Development D10 4:03AM

Oppose Environmentally-Harmful Development D10 3:58AM

OUR HOUSE Grief Support Center Presents Night for Hope O30 5:38PM

Marshall Tuck’s racist dog whistle O27 5:01AM

Marshall Tuck’s ethnocentrism contradicts Californian values O27 4:32AM

Contra Costa-Hawkins O25 3:48AM

Debunking Some Anti-Prop 10 Propaganda O12 6:56AM

Why Should California Choose De Leon Over Feinstein? O10 9:55PM

Change Links September 2018 posted S02 10:22PM

More Scandals Rock Southern California Nuke Plant San Onofre A30 11:09PM

Site Outage Friday A30 3:49PM

Change Links August 2018 A14 1:56AM

Setback for Developer of SC Farm Land A12 11:09PM

More problems at Shutdown San Onofre Nuke J29 10:40PM

Change Links 2018 July posted J09 8:27PM

More Pix: "Families Belong Together," Pasadena J02 7:16PM

"Families Belong Together" March, Pasadena J02 7:08PM

Short Report on the Families Belong Together Protest in Los Angeles J30 11:26PM

More Local News...

Other/Breaking News

911 : establishment terror J22 11:18PM

Actor Patrick Kilpatrick Discusses and Signs his New Book Dying for Living J22 10:42PM

The Attack of Corporations and the Rich on the Rest of Society J22 2:36PM

bataclown J22 12:32PM

bataclone J21 8:08PM


Mobile Royale Hack Online Generator - Get Unlimited Crystals J21 3:03PM

Unification, séparation et fragmentation J21 2:48PM

Testing Upload J21 7:10AM



Chemtrails and Prince J20 2:43PM

Wages For Housework J20 2:41PM

Tutelle comportementaliste J20 9:18AM

A Mistake: Jesse Jackson-Toyota deal-in Lexington -Ky is .8 billion over 10 years 2018 J20 1:17AM

If Trump Declares a AantionalEmergency, He'll Be Breaking the Law J20 12:47AM

Jesse Jackson's Sneak Attck on Toyota Lexington Ky and it's workers 2018 J19 9:12PM

Video: Chris Herdges in Eugene, 1 hr 24 min J19 5:37PM



Judge Delays Ruling on Puerto Rico Debt Deal White House Opposes Island's Food Assistance J18 6:04PM



Paraphysique de proxémie guerrière J18 7:59AM


FARCELONA 8.17.2017 J17 3:23PM



More Breaking News...
© 2000-2018 Los Angeles Independent Media Center. Unless otherwise stated by the author, all content is free for non-commercial reuse, reprint, and rebroadcast, on the net and elsewhere. Opinions are those of the contributors and are not necessarily endorsed by the Los Angeles Independent Media Center. Running sf-active v0.9.4 Disclaimer | Privacy