1. Fox News And The GOP Are Basically Terrorist Organizations (Based On Their Rhetoric & The Effects Of That Rhetoric)
2. GOP Hypocrisy...The Republicans Basic Argument Is: We Are Going To Hurt & Betray The Country But You Should Be Nice To Us... While We Lie & Incite Terror!
3. The Ultimate Proofs That Fox News Is Basically Just A Group Of White Supremacists/Nationalists/Nazis
4. Trump's Terrorist Attack On the Press (With Fox News Support)
Media Matters: Fox News' support for violent right-wing vigilantism is as horrifying as it was inevitable The network has been building to this moment for years
Fox News is now mainstreaming a proposition that ought to be morally beyond the pale: that an armed 17-year old who traveled from his home in Illinois to Kenosha, Wisconsin, and killed two people during ongoing Black Lives Matter protests, was justified and somehow acting in “defense” of either himself and/or local property.
On the same edition of , co-host Greg Gutfeld declared that people who had opposed police crackdowns on the protests, such as his co-host Williams, had “abdicated the responsibility” over the matter to “militias” and “defenders of property.” He continued: “Because once the police are not allowed to act, the rioting can proceed without consequence. People come in and fill the void.”
Martha MacCallum, the “straight news” anchor of Fox’s , also suggested that the shooter was simply part of a group defending “their businesses” even though the shooter was from out of state. MacCallum argued, “Here you have a 17-year-old out in the street with a gun, and it's understandable that people want to protect their businesses, but this just looks like total chaos and anarchy.”
Pavlich and Francis later attempted to walk back their comments when questioned by co-host Chris Wallace.
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Former Sheriff David Clarke on Jacob Blake protests: “I am tired of seeing these subhumans be allowed to destroy property” Clarke: “At some point, law enforcement is going to have to put their foot down and respond in kind to these assaults, this looting, this rioting, to quell these riots”
Charlie Kirk: Black Lives Matter wants to “fan the flames of a race war in our country” Kirk: “This is an outright threat. A full frontal domestic terrorism in our country”
After Kenosha shootings, former Sheriff David Clarke advises radio listeners on how to get away with killing protesters Clarke tells his Wisconsin audience to “have a plan” to legally justify shootings and hypes vigilante violence: “You don’t need permission from the police”
Tucker Carlson: Black Lives Matter “is the actual armed militia of the Democratic Party” Carlson: Democrats “Will burn down your cities and tell you that you did it. And if you don't accept that judgment, maybe they will send BLM to your house”
A gunman killed two protesters in Kenosha. Fox News figures have sided with the shooter.Tucker Carlson isn't the only Fox News figure defending the vigilante violence
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After Kenosha shootings, Wisconsin talk radio personalities hype vigilante violence Hosts Vicki McKenna and former Sheriff David Clarke warned listeners to prepare firearms and have a plan for “all the law requires”
Even after a vigilante gunman shot and killed two protesters in Kenosha, Wisconsin, two popular local conservative media personalities — radio host Vicki McKenna and former Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke — have continued to encourage armed individuals to take the law into their own hands, and they even laid the groundwork for further vigilante actions.