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Christian militia calls for Obama’s assassination on Facebook

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Christian militia calls for Obama’s assassination on Facebook

by Michael Stone, Examiner

(H/T: Sarah AB)

The Christian American Patriots Militia is openly calling for the assassination of President Barack Obama on their Facebook page. The Christian militia calls Obama a “dictator,” and claims the “authority to kill Obama comes from the 2nd Amendment of our Constitution.

According to a report issued by the Southern Poverty Law Center (SPLC) dated Nov. 22, the U.S. Secret Service is aware that Everest Wilhelmsen, leader of the Christian American Patriots Militia, is calling for Obama’s assassination.

The Christian American Patriots Militia sent out a post to the more than 1400 members of their Facebook group declaring the militia now has the “authority” to assassinate President Barack Obama:

“We now have authority to shoot Obama, i.e., to kill him,” Wilhelmsen wrote on the group’s Facebook page.

The following is an excerpt from the disturbing post, dated Nov. 19:

“The authority to kill Obama comes from the 2nd Amendment of our Constitution: He is levying war on the United States and aiding and comforting our foreign enemies – the 2nd Amendment gives us the right and duty (authority) to engage an enemy of the United States that does so with the design to reduce us under absolute Despotism. I would be very surprised, if Obama does not leave Washington DC today (Nov. 19th) … never to return, if he is not dead within the month.”

The group’s Facebook page claims Obama’s “rogues and thugs are in fact supplanting our Constitution with a communist Oligarchy of corrupt political and legal elites” and encourages “Christian American patriots” to “rise and fight vigorously to protect our nation and our posterity.”

The SPLC reports a spokesman for the Secret Service would not say if the Facebook post had prompted an investigation: “That’s not something we openly discuss,” the Secret Service spokesman said.

Yet one would hope a group of Christian extremists threatening to assassinate the President of the United States would merit close investigation by the Secret Service. After all, calling for the assassination of the President of the United States is a crime.

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  • Darren Johnson

    Trying to claim that you lost your healthcare due to the ACA.

  • Darren Johnson

    You are lying Gerald. You did not lose your healthcare due to the ACA.

  • Gerald Allen

    Please pull your head out and stip out the Koolaid. I lost a friend on one of those planes. You are what is wrong with this country. Some of us served our country for wackos like you to have the freedoms you enjoy, and you are too stupid to get it.

  • Gerald Allen

    “If you like your plan you can keep your plan” Bull___. POSIC didn’t say if it met standards. He said the above, followed by “Period”. Now I understand the term ” Lying N____R” This explains it all.

  • Gerald Allen

    Where am I lying?

  • Jeffrey Fisher

    No he’s better than Bush! Bush and his lackey’s are war criminals! War profiteering is a crime in of itself! having remote controlled Planes hit the WTC! blowing up the Pentagon with a Missile! Did you see the hole? No plane there! All to start a war for profit! Killing your own people to start a war with mass murder!? But the true Christians in this country Didn’t Call for their heads! Their only problem is Obama is 1/2 African! They think all people of color should be slaves! The Caucasians in our country are a Minority! If they were successful in their plan we would have an all out war against Caucasians in this country and the weak, feeble, and Old would be the first to go! So do you really think it’s a good Idea Gerald?

  • Jessica Neubauer

    Gerald
    You are a liar or misinformed. If your policy did not meet the new standards it had to go. But a lot of companies are using the anti Obama rhetoric to cancel policies on which they lose money because they have a convenient scapegoat. If that doesn’t fit your preconceived disposition to dislike the president then I’m sorry; but facts don’t change because you don’t believe them. Perhaps some research before you blame people because you were dog whistled into it.

  • hussaini

    I wish these people will stopped associating Christianity with such bigotry/hate.
    This is incitement:)

  • The greenmantle

    You can call me what you want . I live in Europe I wont be able to hear you .
    The USA has only ever had the best healthcare in the world for the rich if you are poor you have always been knacked . In europe we have universal healthcare that works its not difficult . It just needs will If you think not having a universal system is a good idea then sorry but you are stupid
    Sir David

  • Gerald Allen

    I have Parkinson’s and have lost my healthcare due to obama. And I am not young. The healthcare in the Us was the best in the world, so obama had to destroy it. As for stupid, perhaps you should not hide behind a fake name when you call people stupid, or people might call you pu

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