As tens of thousands rallied in Boston on Saturday, some for “free speech” and others “against hate,” the dominate media narrative was that those protesting against hate and white supremacy did so peacefully.
However, that’s not true — and it’s quite far from the truth, in fact.
Because of the lack of Nazis, the mainstream media’s dominate narrative on Saturday was that counter-protesters who showed up were demonstrating peacefully. Democrats doubled down on the “peaceful” narrative.
However, in reality, the protests weren’t largely peaceful. And instead of clashes between white supremacists and counter-protesters — which includes groups of Antifa, anarchists, communists, Black Lives Matter and other progressive activist organizations — Saturday saw action between the counter-protesters and….the police.
According to the Boston Police Department, counter-protesters threw stones and bottles of urine. They also carried around blunt objects to be used in clashes.
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