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“One is the loneliest number,” Three Dog Night famously sang over five decades ago. But all it takes is one brave soul fighting against the tide to inspire 10. Ten become hundreds. Hundreds become thousands. Thousands become millions. Millions become a new majority.

Riverside County, California, Sheriff Chad Bianco is one.

On Monday, Sheriff Bianco announced he “will not enforce the (COVID-19) vaccine mandate on Sheriff’s Department employees.” In response to a cascade of draconian state directives and the Biden administration’s overt war on the unvaccinated, Bianco asserted his constitutional duty to protect the public “from the criminal element, as well as being the last line of defense from tyrannical government overreach.” Local media and establishment public health “experts” have condemned Bianco, but he refuses to back down:

“In November 2018 the residents of Riverside County elected me as their Sheriff. I stood before God and swore an oath to the Constitution of the United States, and the Constitution of the State of California. … As your sheriff I have an obligation to guard your liberty and freedom.”

Chicago police officer and Fraternal Order of Police president John Catanzara is one.

Catanzara is leading the charge against heavy-handed Mayor Lori Lightfoot’s vaccine mandate. Speaking on behalf of the rank and file, he declared two weeks ago that his union is “100% against mandated vaccines for our members” and blasted the dearth of studies for long-term side effects or consequences. “To mandate anybody to get that vaccine, without that data as a baseline, amongst other issues, is a ‘hell, no’ for us.”

The multiplier effect is real: “It ain’t just our guys. It’s the sergeants, lieutenants and captains,” Catanzara points out. “This is a united front.”

New York public school teacher and founder of Teachers for Choice Michael Kane is one. He has been a tireless advocate for parents and educators in the Big Apple. His group is “100% against forced medical mandates for any American to keep their job, especially educators.” On Monday, Kane was joined by several hundred public school employees, families and city workers who overtook Foley Square in opposition to Mayor Bill “The Bully” de Blasio’s authoritarian vaccine mandate with no testing opt-out alternative. Those who claim religious or medical exemptions will be barred from teaching in the classroom; school employees have until Sept. 27 to get the jab or lose their job.

Kane is not alone. He helped inspire thousands of protesters to join a march on Monday night across the Brooklyn Bridge as they waved signs taunting “Come and Make Me,” “Let Me Call My Own Shots,” “My Body, My Choice” and “No Medical Apartheid.” The fight has just begun. As Kane warns, “There are many other medical mandates that are coming soon, and we stand in opposition TO ALL OF THEM!”

Broadway star Laura Osnes is one.


Last month, she quit a one-night benefit concert after the venue required all actors to get the COVID-19 shot and no option to provide a negative COVID-19 test was extended to her. She walked away from the performance opportunity because “there is so much that is still unknown” about the experimental jabs. “I stand by the decision my husband and I, with input from our physician, have made for ourselves, our family planning and our future,” she wrote on Instagram. “I believe individuals have the right to do the research, consult a doctor, and come to their own conclusions before deciding whether or not to get any injection.”

Emily Dahl is one. Hannah Redoute is one. Bailey Korhorn is one. Morgan Otteson is one. Together, they are the four members of the Western Michigan University soccer team who banded together to sue the school over its mandatory vaccine policy citing their First Amendment-protected religious liberty. Last week, a federal judge granted their motion for a preliminary injunction against WMU, blocking the university from kicking them off the team after their requests for religious exemptions were denied by school officials.

Twelve other WMU athletes have since joined the quartet’s lawsuit: Taylor Williams, Jake Moertl, Maxwell Huntley, Kaelyn Parker, Annalise James, Reilly Jacobson, Kia Brooks, Aubree Ensign, Sydney Schafer, Danielle Natte, Nicole Morehouse and Katelyn Spooner.

In June, 153 health care workers in the Houston Methodist Hospital system quit or were fired for refusing to submit to mandatory jabs as a condition of employment.

Two weeks ago, 30 maternity ward nurses and staffers resigned in protest of the upstate New York Lewis County General Hospital’s vaccine mandate with no religious exemptions — forcing the facility to close the maternity department.

On Saturday, six Los Angeles police officers filed a federal lawsuit in U.S. District Court seeking to overturn the department’s vaccine mandate. They are not alone. More than 2,300 LAPD employees have filed notices seeking religious exemptions, and another 300 officers and staff have filed for medical exemptions — together constituting 20% of the workforce.

Remember: All it takes is one. Ten become hundreds. Hundreds become thousands. Thousands become millions. Millions become a new majority. This is how tyranny ends.

Michelle Malkin’s email address is [email protected]

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  1. Nancy says:

    Thank you, Michelle, for gathering this info in one spot…. I’ll be linking to this, with great joy! Hopefully, others will comment what they know about other ‘heroes’. Keep the faith!! ox

  2. Osnes wrote: I believe individuals have the right to .. come to their own conclusions before deciding whether or not to get any injection.”

    Abolish the insane, War on Drugs.

    All I ask is that SF drug addicts not shoot-up in public, throw their bloody needles on the ground, etc.

  3. sonofman says:

    All it takes is the oneness of a national identity, that is based upon indivisible and unhyphenated unity, that is guided by the morals, ethics and principles inherited from God, and that is dedicated to the proposition that all lives matter. This is what constitutes being American.

  4. KenH says:

    Remember: All it takes is one. Ten become hundreds. Hundreds become thousands. Thousands become millions. Millions become a new majority. This is how tyranny ends.

    I just wish people would resist weaponized mass immigration like this and raise literal hell over the resettling of refugees. If we don’t we will lose our nation and deservedly so.

    • Agree: Achmed E. Newman
    • Replies: @Nancy
  5. If all the anti vax folks quit their jobs simultaneously, the country grinds to a halt and terms of surrender could be given to the asshats in charge for a restart of the economy.

  6. Bill H. says:

    I caught an NBC News segment last night in which the subject was the vaccine mandate and which revealed rather glaringly the lack of logic applied to the subject by all.

    It started by saying that a certain hospital had closed its maternity services because so many of its staff had resigned when the hospital mandated vaccination for all staff. They even clarified by saying that staff members quit rather than allowing themselves to be vaccinated.

    They then interviewed the administrator of the hospital and asked him for his take on the mandate. “I’d say it works,” he replied. “We formerly had about 60% compliance and now we have almost 80% compliance.”

    So increasing your compliance by losing unvaccinated employees and having to discontinue services is the mandate “working.” Did it result in more people being vaccinated? Apparently not. It worked by making people quit at a time when hospitals are desperately searching for additional staff. And he says “it worked” which means his goal was not getting more people vaccinated, his goal was political correctness.

  7. Nancy says:

    I’m rejoicing in what ‘good’ is actually happening right now … and not letting the ‘perfect be the enemy of the good’ (this is a demoralizing tactic that serves the Termites). IIRC, Moscow citizens, unvaxed AND vacced boycotted businesses using the mandated ‘passport’… and business pressure caused it’s withdrawal. Same with the truckies per the threatened ‘passport’ in AUS… gov backed down. UK will NOT be dictating a lockdown this fall, as previously ‘promised’. And, here in Fauci-land, Bozo keeps reading aloud from the Termite script ….. thank God we still have some American heroes; let’s get behind them.

  8. roonaldo says:

    The tragic results of forcing these mMRNA immunotherapies on the young become more apparent by the day. Many young athletes stricken by myocarditis and other adverse reactions, such as the Tennessee State Univ. golfer Stokes (I forget his first name) are urging others to refuse the jabs.

    Meanwhile, in the densely populated Indian state of Uttar Pradesh, with 240 million people, the covid surge has been virtually eliminated after prophylactic use and early treatment of illness with ivermectin since May of this year. Similar results were achieved in Delhi. However, in Kerala, which severely limited then banned the use of ivermectin, covid is surging. Only about 12 percent of Uttar Pradesh’s people have received the deadly “vaccines,” which should be banned.

    In addition to rebelling, we must bring to justice those who have foisted the covid bioweapon and the mRNA therapeutics on the world. The Indian Bar Association is sueing for WHO Chief Scientist Saminathan to face mass murder charges for her role in stopping ivermectin use in one of the states of India, I forget which, that consequently is suffering high numbers of dead. Nuclear cardiologist Richard Fleming and associates are petitioning the International Criminal Court to bring charges against Fauci and others.

  9. Jeanne says:

    I am one fighting in Illinois for my first amendment right to free speech. After 20 years I was terminated for conservative views on Facebook while on vacation. They mistakenly vlaim my views are racist as they fo with all conservatives, even Larry Elder. I am also suing a BLM activist who defamed me in his efforts to get me fired. I need help though because, while Judicial Watch took my civil rights case pro bono, i am going broke suing the activist myself.
    Please help this one woman help us all fight Marxist cancel culture. h”ps://

    • Replies: @Harry Huntington
  10. Phibbs says:

    Notice that no Jews are among the brave freedom fighters/anti-Biden heroes? This is because, as a race, Jews are obsessed with only four things: 1) Acquiring money. 2) Serving Israel’s interests. 3) Finding safety at any cost. 4) Health issues. It’s why Jewish areas of the country have the harshest lock-downs, social distancing rules and mask mandates. It’s why 90% of Jews in Israel have been double vaccinated, yet are still catching Covid. Jews are natural liars AND cowards.

  11. Nancy says:

    Ken, I believe you misunderstood Michelle’s point… she’s referring to millions of Americans refusing to be jabbed in this massive experiment…. not the ‘replacement’ of current citizens by millions of immigrants, as the Termites are facilitating, in order to dilute the effect of ethnic-europeans’ votes.

    Please don’t muddy this issue (or are you a troll?) of Americans standing up, starting with one, and the rest of us gratefully spotlighting and falling behind them, ultimately swelling into, with God’s help, millions who refuse to be guinea pigs.

    • Replies: @Achmed E. Newman
  12. @RoatanBill

    Agreed, Bill.

    I have a family member who has been working for the same privately-held medium-sized company for many years. He could retire at any time based on finances. After all that time of getting along, because the CEO himself even is a guy that my family member likes and respects (well, did), and the place treated everyone well, this dumbass CEO has now mandated the vax for EVERYONE working there.

    Oh, I forgot to add, my family member has been working from home since the PanicFest started up by at latest April ’20. He didn’t like it at first, but he’s used to it, and, with a few zoom meeting thrown in, EVERYTHING he does for them can be done from home. Oh, did I mention that the company is still encouraging people to work from home? OK, then, he is, but they are requiring the vax for everyone. This is pure coercion with not even the least bit of healthcare logic behind it, not even a lame-ass attempt at it.

    When he told his immediate boss he would retire for this reason, the guy was miffed. He wants him to stay. The boss is trying to get him a religious waver now. If not, my family member will likely end up letting himself go all the way through the firing process, with lawyers on hand.

    My more immediate family members will be feeling this pressure shortly. Stick Together!

    Thank you for the uplifting stories, Michelle! For 4 years now, Peak Stupidity has been writing in various and sundry blog posts that “there’s great power in numbers”. There are numbers for which they can’t fire you all, can’t arrest you all, etc. That’s one thing Conservative Americans CAN learn from the protest movements of a half century ago.

    • Replies: @RoatanBill
  13. Rurik says:

    If all the anti vax folks quit their jobs simultaneously, the country grinds to a halt and terms of surrender could be given to the asshats in charge for a restart of the economy.

    we should put the date to an impromptu vote!

  14. Great article and 100% agree. Thank you Michelle!

  15. @Achmed E. Newman

    All those people retiring or just quitting are taking their knowledge and experience with them. The businesses can’t be anything but hurt by this nonsense. The fact that the wound is self inflicted in many cases indicates a serious intellectual deficiency on the part of management. If management had any sense, they would be telling the gov’t – hell no.

    If enough people refuse the jab, even if it takes many months, there will be serious economic repercussions at a time when the US really can’t afford it.

    I get the sense the US regime has decided to scale back from international affairs. Since the busy bodies in gov’t always need someone to push around, I fear the gov’ts nearly complete attention will be directed toward the citizenry. After 18 months of this ridiculous circus, I don’t think portions of the population are in any mood for additional stupid rules designed only to demonstrate obedience and submission to the State. The gov’t is asking for trouble and there will probably be a segment that will oblige them.

    If, two years ago, anyone described what is now reality I would have thought them mad.

    • Replies: @Cowboy
  16. @Nancy

    [Speaking for Ken here, if I may:]. Nancy, I think you misunderstood Ken’s point. This mandatory vaccination thing is one issue we should fight, but it’s not the only one. Ken was saying that Americans need to band together to fight the immigration invasion in the same manner. “It just takes one” (Michelle’s words) to start it anyway.

    People are too scared to be called names or thought of as the bad guy to speak out in their States about the “refugee” resettlement racket. That’s why you have a Minneapolis that was white as snow during Mary Tyler Moore’s day, but is a nest of Somalians now. I too, am pissed about this vaccination thing, and I’m resisting, but immigration is the existential issue. Peak Stupidity has hundreds of posts on the subject here (scroll down).

    • Replies: @KenH
  17. Cowboy says:

    I see two problems with your scenario.

    First, the people most likely to participate in the shutdown are working class whites who are generally most at risk for losing income as opposed to the white bourgie class who are feckless and comfortable.

    Second, the wave of immigrants entering the country will fill those jobs.

    I’ll also note that the government itself shutdown the economy for a couple months and it hardly had any short term effect.

    • Replies: @RoatanBill
  18. @Cowboy

    Do you really think some banana farmer from Honduras is going to help run the power plant? How about the goat herder from Afghanistan – is he going to keep the sewage treatment plant running, repair the trains or planes, keep the Internet infrastructure up?

    You’re right that whites largely keep the country operational. If a small fraction of those people simply stopped cooperating in their on going enslavement, the wheels would come off the economy. If just the truckers went on strike, the cities would be in flames inside a week due to no food and the low life rioting.

    The nurses that don’t want to get the jab are being suspended / fired. They should front run their pending termination by quitting / calling in sick / whatever it takes to remove their labor from the pool. If they do it in an organized publicized fashion, that sends a message to the control freaks that there’s a price to pay and then the truckers, dock workers, an assortment of others unconnected to medicine might just join in and all of a sudden you’ve got a movement that no one can stop.

    If the anti jab just keep quite while they’re being abused over this covid nonsense and dribble away, then the control freaks have the opportunity to gradually replace them. If, on the other hand, they all move at once, the controllers stand no chance.

    • Replies: @Achmed E. Newman
    , @Cowboy
  19. A lady, a wife and mother, died from the shot. Another, a post-menopausal woman, started bleeding again. Other females have had their hormones and bleeding affected. For those reasons alone, women have every right to say no. Those reasons alone don’t make that shot really all that worth it. The extreme tyranny over it, I would think, more than shows there’s a darker meaning behind it all. So adamant they are over wanting to mandate that shot, it is a thinly veiled ulterior motive.

  20. I didn’t want to insert myself in this argument between you and Cowboy. I see the points on both sides, but I’ll just let you know that the position in question from my comment above was a computer job. They can get Indian and Chinese people, but my family member told me that they would not be able to do the job with quality. The immediate boss knows that. The end result is that he got his religious waiver (and he had a long conversation with HR to find out what the chances were of their reneging soon).

    Between your comment that included the truckers, this post in general, and the latest news I’m TRYING to get from down under, here’s some uplifting history in a folk song. Down there, they are truckies.

  21. @RoatanBill

    They should front run their pending termination by quitting / calling in sick / whatever it takes to remove their labor from the pool.

    Right, Bill. If you’re gonna leave, no use leaving quietly. The two problems I see are:

    1) We don’t have much of a unified people as if this were the 1980s.

    2) Too many people, even if they don’t have to, live paycheck-to-paycheck. They can’t afford any disruption in their income stream, so they won’t ever raise the least bit of hell. The Establishment REALLY likes it like this. More credit. Credit for everyone!

    • Replies: @RoatanBill
  22. Jiminy says:

    You would think that the little black hobbit running Chicago would concentrate her efforts on making the city a much less dangerous environment to reside in, instead of forcing people to receive an experimental drug against their will. To get a shot in arm that can kill or maim you, or to get shot by a negro that will kill or maim you. What a choice to make.
    Here the clown running the police force has told the cops that they must be vaccinated or else. So now the cops are raising funds to take the case to court. I’m sure that the neurosis is spreading amongst the hierarchy of the QLD government, from the barren jew running the gang downwards amongst the female majority run leftovers.
    Political incompetence knows no international borders.

  23. @Achmed E. Newman

    I agree. I would add that the cause for people acting as they do is due to their inability to think long term and their ridiculous attitude toward some bogus authority.

    For example, knowing that nurses are getting fired / suspended / placed in financial limbo for refusing to become lab rats, an intelligent nurse will rabble rouse at his / her facility to try to organize resistance and bring as many on board as possible to make enforcement of any mandate more difficult for the facility to survive. Staying quiet serves no purpose and yet the bulk will commiserate with each other but won’t go so far as to use the PA system to signal to all the employees there’s power in numbers while simultaneously informing management that it won’t be painless for them. I’d be on the PA system suggesting all anti jab employees immediately stop work wherever they are and just sit down from then on till the threat is lifted. Come to work the next day to sit and do nothing. From my perspective it’s not fear that prevents this but the propaganda to respect a fictitious authority.

    That POS in the white house makes a pronouncement and millions of people just accept that he has the right to ruin their lives because he has some made up title. If the population were made up of people like me, the whole country would stop the next morning. Truth be told, if the country were clones of anyone with a moral and ethical backbone there would be no asshole known as a president.

  24. Cowboy says:

    Bill, I’m basing my analysis on personal anecdotal evidence which obviously is limited.

    My Republican bourgie friends have taken the jab and think I’m a conspiracy nut for not taking it. (which is odd since the conservative play on this would be to wait to see how the other drones react to the experimental serum). These people are just happy to get their sportballs back and playing along with the jab expedites that process.

    OTOH, the manufacturing city where I currently reside is still under 50% jab rate and the factory rats I talk to mostly refuse to take it. We’ll see what happens once the new OSHA rules are implemented. My understanding is that the employee can opt out of the jab if they do a daily corona test.

    I’d love to see the scenario you outline become reality but I just don’t see it yet. In fact, my guess is that tptb will initiate a false flag event that will cause more public pressure to take the jab. Their fake statistics ism’t really doing the job for them yet.

    • Replies: @RoatanBill
  25. KenH says:
    @Achmed E. Newman

    Exactly Achmed. Well said. You have much better reading comprehension skills than Nancy who might be the troll she suggested that I am.

    And I’d gladly take the jab for a 20yr immigration moratorium.

  26. @Cowboy

    If anyone thinks that taking a daily test is going to secure their employment then they are willfully deluding themselves given the incrementalism that accompanies almost every unsavory endeavor the gov’t has ever initiated. This is the death by a thousand cuts, slow boiling the frog, if you like your insurance, you can keep your insurance propaganda.

    I readily admit I’m a misanthrope. The human race is largely populated by the ignorant that want to stay that way and the sociopaths that take advantage of them, and via policy, me also. Both are a threat to me for the unforgivable sin of wanting to be left alone. Some of my own relatives have taken the jab, vote in elections, get their news from the MSM, watch grown men play with variously shaped balls and other inanities.

    I put out my suggestion knowing full well that the chance of it gaining any currency is zero. It might make a reader here take a moment and reflect, but I never thought for a moment it would catch on even though I believe it is the only thing that can possibly kill the momentum the controllers currently enjoy.

    • Replies: @Cowboy
  27. @Bill H.

    ‘It worked’ might come down to dollars and cents.

    When the government solicits competitive bids for contracts, aside from the pure patronage element, e.g. the biggest donor wins, it scores on a political formula that rewards percent of employees who are vets, how many of them “give” (via payroll deduction) to politically connected charities, e.g. United Way, and so forth.

    For all we know, hospitals who can demonstrate a high employee vax rate qualify for higher “reimbursements” (tax feeding).

  28. Cowboy says:

    I hear ya. On a positive note, my heart was warmed when I saw that tens of thousands of people in various stadiums around the country chant in unison, ‘Fuck Joe Biden’. Maybe there is still a little of that old American spirit left. Hope springs eternal.

    • Agree: RoatanBill
  29. @Jeanne

    Of course the person who brought your racism to the attention of the Palatine School Board is also entitled to free speech. Indeed, when you worked for the Palatine School System you were a public employee. Crucially that means any citizen has the right to petition government–meaning a school board–for redress of grievances including the right to contend to that school board your actions are racist and improper for a school teacher. Public school teachers free speech rights are quite limited when public teacher speech interferes with the ability of their students to learn. It is typically a sign of very poor judgment for a teacher in a public school system to have a Facebook Page in which they engage in any political speech especially if their students can find their Facebook Page.

    Apparently Mr Handler, your attorney, was unable to convince the Palatine School board to retain your services. If the statements alleged in your lawsuit are true, they should have been sufficient to convince the Palatine School Board to retain your services. Apparently the Palatine School Board does not believe a single thing alleged in your Complaint. Illinois is a fact pleading state and typically in defamation cases the Plaintiff must verify the Complaint. Crucially here one can notice that your “go fund me” does not contain a copy of the Complaint or a link to the Complaint. I wonder why not?

  30. Remember: All it takes is one. Ten become hundreds. Hundreds become thousands. Thousands become millions. Millions become a new majority. This is how tyranny ends.

    Derek Chauvin was an example of one person following his own idea of the law. We saw where that led. Ms Malkin is counseling here that we should become a nation of Derek Chauvins.

    Of course that is not very Christian. Both Paul and Peter in their Epistles make strong statements that we are to obey government because it is given to us by God.

    We can take the Derek Chauvin path, or we can take the Christian path.

    • Replies: @Cowboy
    , @IndianLady
  31. Cowboy says:
    @Harry Huntington

    We can take the Derek Chauvin path, or we can take the Christian path.

    Nice false dichotomy, douchehole.

    This is a good example of how a law school education melts the brain.

    Harry Mushbrain thinks the christian obligation is to obey government at all time unless you’re Derek Chauvin who should have disregarded his government training.

    How the fuck did you pass the LSAT?

  32. @Harry Huntington

    When a government is corrupt, it should be fought against. That is only right. If the government told all men to be rapists, should that just be quietly heeded, or should it be stopped?

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