Thursday, November 8, 2018
They made it clear that they were there to terrorize Carlson’s family. One of the “protesters” allegedly threatened to bring a pipe bomb to the home; another said the Carlsons should “leave town.” According to WaPo, a Facebook item posted by Smash Racism D.C. read “Fascists are vulnerable. Confront them at their homes!” No one to whom I pay attention on Twitter has defended the mob this morning — on the contrary — but evidently the apologists are out there. The line between self-defense and “preemptive self-defense,” I guess we’ll call it, gets blurrier every day. Gotta get those fascists before they get you. Even if it means putting a mother of four in fear for her life.