More revelatory would be whoever created the “Kenosha Guard” page on FB, as Kyle Rittenhouse has been arrested on first-degree murder charges.
Police chief describes the seventeen year old that killed 2 people as “trying to resolve the conflict”. What could he possible mean by that?— Joe Lockhart (@joelockhart) August 26, 2020
If there’s a curfew, who enforces it.
Blaming the victims, this is pretty shocking
— Molly Jong-Fast🏡 (@MollyJongFast) August 26, 2020
“He had his hands up and they told him to get out of there, even though everyone was yelling that he was the shooter,” a photographer who witnessed the shooting & aftermath told me. “The police didn’t seem to hear or care what the crowd was saying.”
— Tess Owen (@misstessowen) August 26, 2020
Kyle Rittenhouse has a higher kill count than antifa
This is Kyle Rittenhouse, 17, an Illinois resident who was just charged with first-degree murder of two people last night in Kenosha, Wisconsin. This teen, whose social media history is full of misogyny and white supremacy, had easy access to an AR-15.
— Shannon Watts (@shannonrwatts) August 26, 2020
1) President engaged in constant violations of laws and norms
2) Pandemic ravaging the country as admin sabotages response
3) Protesters killed by armed would-be militia
4) Cat-4 hurricane bearing down on LA
5) Mass evictions imminent amid economic carnage
— Matthew Gertz (@MattGertz) August 26, 2020
Here's a really good thread from @hamandcheese that spells out what political theory tells us about the sort of democratic breakdown I alluded to in the piece below: https://t.co/EnOj6sX9Qm https://t.co/cIwzIjP1nn
— Greg Sargent (@ThePlumLineGS) August 26, 2020