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Those Attacking Jack Hunter (He responds)

[American Conservative] by Daniel McCarthy, July 9, 2013

The Washington Free Beacon is the neoconservative answer to the Daily Caller, and it made its dubious mark earlier this year with a sustained stream of attacks against Chuck Hagel’s nomination as secretary of defense. Why the Free Beacon would devote so much attention to Hagel is no secret: Hagel was a somewhat late but nonetheless prominent critic of the Iraq War and America’s foreign policy in the Middle East.

The Free Beacon is now giving the same treatment to Jack Hunter, who has written for The American Conservative and today serves as Sen. Rand Paul’s director of new media. Coincidentally or not, Hunter has also been an eloquent critic of the foreign policy supported by the Free Beacon’s ideological family.

Free Beacon’s attack on Hunter involves cherry-picking quotes, many over a decade old, and referencing his career as the “Southern Avenger,” a pro-wrestling persona, complete with luchador mask, that Hunter adopted as an on-air radio personality and as a columnist for the Charleston City Paper. Did a left-leaning alternative newspaper think they were employing a hate-fueled neo-Confederate? Not hardly: Hunter’s columns were provocative and conservative, but anyone who reads them, while finding plenty to disagree with—he’s an independent thinker—will not find hate. Naïveté, yes, and a certain obtuseness about minorities that’s long been characteristic of the right. Over the five years that I’ve known him, however, Jack has re-examined his thinking and confronted questions of fairness that the right has too often avoided. He’s done this while remaining devoted to the canons of Russell Kirk’s conservatism.

Want proof? Read The American Conservative’s Jack Hunter archive...
Read more: http://www.theamericanconservative.com/washington-free-beaco...

Read Jack Hunter's official response here:

http://www.southernavenger.com/uncategorized/my-statement-on...



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I'm not a

big fan of apologies. The left are the racists and we need to point it out. The Southern Poverty law center is probably the worst of the bottom feeders. They are the source for all things evil and collectivist. We shouldn't be allowing detractors to divide us either, we should be smarter than that by now. We're making it so easy for them.

"Endless money forms the sinews of war." - Cicero, www.freedomshift.blogspot.com

Yep, pick your battles.

By the way, jobs like Jack has filled in Ron Paul's campaign and now w/ Rand are not "activist positions." Jack can write decent prose in a day and age when most people don't even know what "prose" is. Jack actually believes in the positions of most libertarians, but beyond that, he can do the operative work he is hired to do.

Those attacking Jack on our side are really doing the work of the left and neocons without knowing it...

Check out http://iroots.org/
"If you’re into political activism, at least for Ron Paul if not for anyone else, I strongly recommend spending some time with iroots.org." - Tom Woods

Here is the one on one with the closet case

Lindsay and Hunter go at it. Lindsay wants to push back... I figured him for a bottom.

more here:

'Peace is a powerful message.' Ron Paul

Jack is mad

cuz he wants be on the bottom.

pshhh

Try harder.

Jack has my support 100%. Here is SA or JH exposing the closet case from SC:

'Peace is a powerful message.' Ron Paul

Who Would Jack Be In This Scene?

Neocon

hit job. They're all too happy to keep Rand down.

Funny that several on here are all too happy to see it.

Jack Hunter was the prime blogger for RonPaul2012.com

If Ron got further along, this shit would've come out to smear Ron Paul in the 2012 campaign. I'm sure you'd be just as happy then.

https://twitter.com/#!/Agonzo1

jackass hunter

Is a tool...we are change, did a number on that closet homo.

Really TOOL???

Jack Hunter has done more at lunch than any truth fucktard. The man was blindsided by 'truthers' that wanted to attack him or ask him stupid ass questions of 'maybe'.

Truthers are the third rail and screw em. Jack, like me, understands that the craziness is not worth the waste of time.

I know the EXACT video you are talking about. Jack was just turned off by it and walked away. No big deal... to the 'truthers' though.. it was a huge deal. Imagine someone smoking pot walks up to you... you dont smoke pot but its offered to you. Does that make you anti-pot because you dont partake?

Wake the fuck up. Just because people dont agree with you does not make him an enemy on the issues that matter most.

Play to win. The goal is for our ideas to go mainstream and win elections. Unless you have better goals.

'Peace is a powerful message.' Ron Paul

Yes a tool...

I guess the truth doesn't matter to you. I'm proud to be called a truther, I cant believe we live in a time when people use truther as a derogatory term as if the truth is bad. I'm sorry you can't handle the truth. Your analogy was a terrible one, so it's ok to ignore the truth so that we can "win" Lol. I think you need to wake up, do you even know what a false flag is?

Look bud...

I fell for Alex Jones' line of bullshit in 07. Alex likes to throw a handful of crap at a wall. 99% of it may fall off but what ever sticks he jumps around screaming 'I TOLD YOU!!!'

You want to be a truther.. more power to you. Alex Jones going apeshit on national television was my last straw. The guy acted like a complete bat shit crazy moron.

'Truther' is a derogatory term to me. Ive witnessed all kinds of incredibly stupid and outlandish behavior coming from that ilk.

For the record, I am wide awake. After being intimately involved with our movement since 07, I am taking a different course than the AJ/Truth movement. I want our message and people to win. In order for that to happen, limited exposure to craziness is top priority.

Please dont take this as an attack. Im one person that has had to many negative run ins with that crowd. I choose not to associate with them. Its not an attack on you.

'Peace is a powerful message.' Ron Paul

Truther schmuther

A truther is someone who keeps the conspiracy alive, neglects to name key people (Clinton)(Rockefeller) organizations (Port Authority) (UN), and STOPS JUSTICE with their rabbit hole of blaming the wrong people and focusing on demolation (their TRUE goal, demolishing America for a UN NWO). Talk about TOOL.. Truther is a TOOL for INJUSTICE and the UN NWO.

You wouldn't know truth if your life depended on it.

Jack Hunter just got Paula

Jack Hunter just got Paula Deended.

Never be afraid to ask simple questions.

Although I think the hit

Although I think the hit piece was way unfair, I will have to disagree with this:

I abhor racism and have always treated everyone I’ve met with dignity and respect as individuals. This was true in the past and it is true now.


http://youtu.be/GtiM23h07P8

wow

everyone should watch this,,,,, and listen to his response as in regard to the fiasco he has now brought onto the liberty movement

he should take his own advice

talk about putting your foot in your mouth!!!!!!!!!!

never liked this guy,,,, walks with an heir of arrogance,,, i'm sarter and better than you

a shame tom woods got left at the curb for this guy

Incredibly ironic

"You're making the movement look bad!"

You can say that again!

allegory - ˈalɪg(ə)ri/ - noun - 1. a story, poem, or picture which can be interpreted to reveal a hidden meaning, typically a moral or political one.

Damn I just gained even more respect for Jack Hunter

He just dropped TRUTH BOMBS on WeAreChange, and they ironically couldn't handle it.

Indeed

...Jack's the man, what he said about the conspiracy wing is spot on and they just don't get it.

"Alas! I believe in the virtue of birds. And it only takes a feather for me to die laughing."

not sure

what is more damaging ---to be a rascist or kook???/

i'd take kook ,,,, you can change your mind,,, but rascist sticks and hard to shed

Robert Wenzel responds

Jack,

There is nowhere near enough in your statement to make the neocons happy. You would have had to have called, in your statement, for immediate troops on the ground in Syria, a nuclear strike on Iran and a drone strike on Edward Snowden, for them to even consider you as a possible luggage carrying aide to Rand.

It's over. Rand wants to be president and they are going to bloody him, with his association with you, until you are set adrift. At this point, they will judge Rand merely on how quickly it takes him to cut you loose.

http://www.economicpolicyjournal.com/2013/07/jack-hunter-iss...

allegory - ˈalɪg(ə)ri/ - noun - 1. a story, poem, or picture which can be interpreted to reveal a hidden meaning, typically a moral or political one.