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Conservatives must save our country

Conservatives must save our country

To the Editor:

Three hundred Spartans. The battle of Thermopylae, fought between the Greeks and the Persians in 480 B.C., has gone down in history as one of the most significant last stands of all time. 

During the last two full days of battle, 300 Spartans blocked the only road by which the massive Persian army could traverse a narrow pass, providing the bulk of the Greek army time to safely retreat. Despite the fact the “heroes,” the Greek army, walked away from this battle defeated and on the brink of complete destruction, 300 Spartans, unwilling to give up, gave the Greek forces time to reorganize. 

Although the Persian Empire was at the peak of its strength, the collective defense then mounted by the Greeks overcame seemingly impossible odds and even succeeded in liberating Greek city-states on the fringe of Persia itself. The Greek triumph ensured the survival of Greek culture and political structures long after the demise of the Persian Empire. 

Fast forward to 2022 A.D. and the United States of America finds itself in what will become the most famous battle of our time. The battle to save our constitutional republic, being fought between constitutional conservative Republicans and the anti-constitutional socialist Democratic Party, with their Rhino Republican allies, will go down in American history as one of the most significant American political battles of all time. The socialist Democratic Party is at the peak of its strength via their domination of the Congress and Executive branch and are destroying our country through fraud, corruption, dishonesty and deception. 

However, the collective defense being mounted by the Convention of States Action movement, national and state election integrity teams, and constitutional conservative Republicans can — and will — overcome what at times seem impossible odds. Together we will succeed in liberating the American citizens from the tyranny being imposed upon us by the current illegal regime. 

Our eventual triumph will ensure the survival of our constitutional republic and the political structure as envisioned by our Founding Fathers long after the demise of the socialist’s Democratic Party. Like the 300 Spartans, we must stand together strong, fearless, and determined not to give an inch to their radical agenda. Time and history will document our success and victory. 

Le Cossette

Waynesville

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11 comments

  • Both parties are causing the destruction of our Republic. Until the entire Congress is replaced with new people and new ideas nothing will change.

    posted by Jim C

    Sunday, 07/31/2022

  • Both parties are causing the destruction of our Republic. Until the entire Co Fred’s is replaced with new people and new ideas nothing will change.

    posted by Jim C

    Sunday, 07/31/2022

  • Was this satire?

    posted by Mary

    Sunday, 07/31/2022

  • You leftist Democrats are a bunch of sick and disturbed people. You need some serious psychological help.

    posted by Frazier

    Friday, 07/29/2022

  • Yes!! If the Republican Party is like the Spartans, then it’s finally time to give them swords and shields and get rid of guns! Save our children, prevent mass shootings!

    posted by Nick Childs

    Thursday, 07/28/2022

  • I disagree completely. Republicans are being tyrannical. If you’re anyone who isn’t a straight, white male, the alt-Right Republican Party has shown time and again they do not care about you.

    Republicans are fascists. We exist in a police state. This shouldn’t be about “states’ rights” (states’ rights to do what? Last time it included keeping people as slaves). This is a war against human rights being committed by the Republican Party.

    The Republican Party claims it’s doing “The Lord’s work”? That’s a pathetic joke. The only work they are doing is in their own self interest.

    Through stripping Indigenous sovereignty, criminalizing DOCTORS FOR DOING THEIR JOBS, making women felons if they NEED (or, hell, even just WANT - it’s their decision) an abortion (yet not providing any other forms of health care? Very “pro-life” of you clowns), limiting the EPA’s ability to regulate emissions (AKA saving our ONLY PLANET), imposing voting restrictions and gerrymandering just to stay in power (and shifting scales disproportionately so minorities don’t have as much of an equal voice in voting - did someone say 3/5 compromise again?), and SO, SO MUCH MORE, the Republican Party has shown it’s tyrannical hand.

    The Republican Party can’t be allowed to continue killing our country.

    posted by Nick Childs

    Thursday, 07/28/2022

  • Wow! I agree with you wholeheartedly! We cannot allow these liberal (morally bankrupt) people to ruin our country. When did we become so immoral that a woman feels proud to wear a t-shirt that says "I've had 3 abortions..... (I proudly murdered a baby). When did we start turning against a man for defending himself while being beaten and robbed? When did we decide to feed and care for thousands and thousands of illegals while our elderly can't afford food, housing or medical care?
    We must stand like the 300, be bold with our words and actions and pray without ceasing.

    posted by Cynthia Taylor

    Thursday, 07/28/2022

  • Remember what Chairman Mao said, political power grows out of the barrel of a gun.

    posted by Lucille Josephs

    Wednesday, 07/27/2022

  • What are you smoking?

    posted by Dr Steve Woodsmall

    Wednesday, 07/27/2022

  • When you hear the term "socialism" look for the fascist those words are coming from. In our country we have socialism in the form of the post office, Department of Defense and police forces, public health, social security and public education, National Institute of Health, CDC, Veterans Administration and more. The extreme right wants to replace them with free market solutions out of the reach of many of us especially if we are women or persons of color. So beware of persons decrying the term "socialism." They only want to control your life in the bedroom, bathroom and doctor's offices.

    posted by Ron Robinson

    Wednesday, 07/27/2022

  • This is hilarious. You snowflakes take yourselves too seriously.

    posted by Tyler

    Wednesday, 07/27/2022

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