”White hoods have given solution to black-and-gold militarism. Such hatred grieves the very coronary heart of God, and we can not flip a blind eye to such shows of white supremacy,” the Rev. Mariann Edgar Budde, bishop of the Episcopal Diocese of Washington and the Rev. Randall Marshall Hollerith, dean of the Nationwide Cathedral, said in a statement supporting the vandalized church buildings and condemning the Proud Boys by title. “We imagine that Black Lives Matter as a result of Black lives matter to God. The Proud Boys and their hatred should not welcome right here.”
Washington, D.C., police basically stood back and stood by whereas the Proud Boys and their buddies terrorized the District. As one person tweeted, “I’ve been at BLM marches all summer season and fall the place persons are attacked and arrested by cops only for standing on the street. Tonight in DC dozens of Proud Boys maced and attacked folks and cops didn’t do shit.”
In the meantime, throughout the nation in Olympia, Washington, an armed Trump supporter shot a counterprotester at a pro-Trump rally, the second week in a row that occurred at such an occasion.
There’s a core of Trump supporters who are violent, harmful criminals within the service of their Trump assist, and authorities must shut that down earlier than a complete lot extra folks get killed. Sadly—however unsurprisingly—police have confirmed how little curiosity they’ve in placing a cease to it.