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.@commondefense was founded in 2016 by Veterans whose protests at Trump Tower forced Trump to cough up the money he lied about donating to Vet charities.

Since then, we’ve led the #VetsAgainstTrump movement, helping win impeachment and speaking out daily against his crimes.
In 2016, people thought Trump couldn’t win, but we saw the danger. We saw what was appealing about his message within parts of the Veteran community, even though Trump is a fraud.

Back then, Veterans were not well organized to grapple with our frustration with the status quo.
We got to work within our own community, organizing #VetsAgainstTrump since nobody else would.

Veterans are tired of war, so we got to work building consensus in @TheDemocrats to #EndForeverWar.

7 presidential candidates signed our pledge, @BernieSanders & @ewarren leading.
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My oath is to the constitution not just to the president. Maybe you should check yourself Marine. Then you tell me to get a life and all I see is right wing propaganda on your page. Signed a Real Marine!!! #VetsResistSquadron #VetsAgainstTrump #VetsForBiden #VetsResist
And you call me a former Marine? Once a Marine ALWAYS A FUCKING MARINE. If you were a real Marine you would know this. Stolen Valor?
Here let me spell it out for you Mr. Marine. Image
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⚖️ THREAD ⚖️

Court Martial Charges - #TraitorInChief
(Filed by: #VetsAgainstTrump, #WallOfVets, & #VetsForBiden)

@realdonaldtrump is hereby charged with 13 counts of Treason & Ineptitude:

Count 1 - FAILURE TO PROTECT
Evidence: Dead & sick Americans. #COVID response fail.
⚖️ Court Martial Charges - #TraitorInChief ⚖️
(Filed by: #VetsAgainstTrump, #WallOfVets, & #VetsForBiden)

Count 2 - ABUSE OF POWER
Evidence: #Impeached 12.18.19.
⚖️ Court Martial Charges - #TraitorInChief ⚖️
(Filed by: #VetsAgainstTrump, #WallOfVets, & #VetsForBiden)

Count 3 - OBSTRUCTION OF CONGRESS
Evidence: #Impeached 12.18.19
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“My biggest fear is my Commander will call ICE”

Unfuckingbelievable. This kind of scapegoating and betrayal after giving up your life to become part of the shrinking pool of people who serve in uniform, is unconscionable and dangerous #WhereisMattis #VetsAgainstTrump
What is unfathomable is the hypocrisy. This soldier clearly passed the Army’s standards & requirements- around training, health, behavior/comportment- kept her nose clean, did her job for 4 yrs. All just for this soldier to be kicked out w no real cause & risk #deportation.
You know how isn’t always kicked out of our #military with this kind of vigor?

Sexual predators and criminals

Corrupt, fraud-waste power abusers

Dirtbags

White supremacists

Hyper-religious homophobic commanders who still don’t respect or uphold open service policies
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Let's all of us (#MAGA and #Resistance) compare how many mass murdering terrorists are aligned with the progressive left in terms of feminism, LGBT+ equality, racial equality, religious equality... and how many are aligned with the conservative right in terms of the same:
1) Timothy McVeigh + 2 accomplices (168 deaths + at least 680 injuries in Apr 1995)

What does everybody (#MAGA #Resistance #TrumpTrain #BlueWave #BuildTheWall #ImpeachTrump #RedWave #VetsAgainstTrump) think: Progressives or Conservatives?
2) Eric Rudolph (2 deaths + at least 120 injuries from July 1996 – Jan 1998)

What does everybody (#MAGA #Resistance #TrumpTrain #BlueWave #BuildTheWall #ImpeachTrump #RedWave #VetsAgainstTrump) think: Progressive or Conservative?
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THREAD: It’s clear that Trump doesn’t actually care about having an effective military, or keeping us safe, his priority is white nationalist purges. #VetsVsHate
Yesterday, the White House shared a video of President Trump once again using the military community as props to advance his bigoted and un-American agenda.
In the video, Trump accused immigrants of being a national security threat, and called for extreme and unprecedented reductions in legal immigration, intentionally tearing apart families.
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THREAD: It's shocking that Trump still hasn't contacted the families of the 4 troops killed in #Niger, but that's just half the story. 1/
Calling the families of fallen troops is, after all, the absolutely lowest bar. Trump fails even that, which tells us something important 2/
It tells us that Trump lacks any real empathy for the millions of troops under his command. That has bigger implications beyond these 4. 3/
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