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At Least 1 Arrested as Free Speech Rally at Evergreen College Sees Counter-Protests

Friday, June 16, 2017 11:26
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Police arrested at least one person at a free speech rally organized to oppose political correctness at Evergreen College in Olympia, Washington. Clashes marked the gathering, as black-clad counter-protesters arrived with silly string and pepper spray.

Riot police flanked protesters from both sides of the political spectrum gathered at The Evergreen State College, as the liberal arts institution was otherwise closed and all campus activities were suspended Thursday.

On one side, the “Patriot Prayer” conservative group gathered to protest the college’s “Day of Absence,” a long-time annual event that came with a twist this year. Instead of a voluntary boycott by a particular minority – such as women or immigrants – this time students demanded a day without white people be enforced. In May, protests erupted after a white professor at the college refused to participate. Dozens of students later demanded the professor’s resignation after he wrote an email about the incident, which they deemed to be racist.

The Patriot Prayer group is calling for the college’s funding to be cut since they say it has been taken over by political correctness and hatred.

“You cannot ask students and professors to leave campus because of the color of their skin,” the group’s Facebook page said.

On the other side, counter-protesters often referred to as anti-fascists, were dressed all in black, with black masks and black hats.

The Puget Sound Anarchists’ website called for people to come protest the Patriot Prayer rally, saying the group “works closely with explicit fascists, and white supremacists.”

Both groups were met by around 65 Washington State troopers armed with rifles and dressed in riot gear, according to the Olympian.

At one point, the counter-protesters began spraying the free speech protesters with silly string.

Joey Gibson, the leader of the Patriot Prayer group, was seen being escorted away from the event after he claimed he approached the counter-protesters and tried to shake hands with them. Gibson said he was called a “racist” and a “fascist” and someone dressed in black hit him in the face with a can and pepper-sprayed him.

“Not one person shook my hand, not one. I just wanted to have a conversation,” Gibson said. “They act like they’re against hate, there’s no way. If they’re against hate then they would have taken my hand and shaken it like a man. That’s all I’m asking for.”

Upon leaving the protest, Gibson also allegedly had his tires slashed, along with several other protesters.

Washington State Patrol confirmed that a 25-year-old man was arrested for disorderly conduct during the event. No other arrests were made.

No other details were provided about the individual who was arrested, however, one user posted an image on Twitter, showing two men fighting on the ground, along with a caption that said, “Patriot Prayer supporter wrestles man with a knife at Evergreen State College. They handed him over to state troopers.”

Other users also confirmed that someone at the event had a knife and was tackled.

At the end of the day, the protesters left without any major incidents or injuries reported. As one Twitter user said, “This is an actual conversation happening between 2 sides that hasn’t gotten ugly.”

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  • Canderson

    The Jesuits the Communist Order, they created it.
    The office of Inquisition / the office of one thought / in Communism it is political correctness.

    The Jesuits hold the CDF, they waged war against The Order of Saint Benedict (OSB) over it.
    The Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith (Latin: Congregatio pro Doctrina Fidei, CDF) is the oldest among the nine congregations of the Roman Curia. It was founded to defend the

    church from heresy; today, it is the body responsible for promulgating and defending Catholic doctrine. Formerly known as the Supreme Sacred Congregation of the Roman and Universal

    Inquisition, it is informally known in many Catholic countries as the Holy Office, and between 1908 and 1965 was officially known as the Supreme Sacred Congregation of the Holy Office.

    The One dictatorship way or else Excommunication. / The the Communist way is political correctness or else ->ostracized.

  • Canderson

    The Dystopian World of 1984 Explained
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=GQxOKXEff4I

    Apple 1984 Super Bowl Commercial Introducing Macintosh Computer (HD)
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2zfqw8nhUwA

    The European Union, the New European Soviet?
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=92Vjc_PeYtc

    Remember it do work for the dictatorship:
    5 Reasons Why COMMUNISM Does NOT Work
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=FR_kcZX6mvo

    Equilibrium (2002) Official Trailer #1 – Christian Bale
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=raleKODYeg0

  • Canderson

    Why? An Oligarchy of interbreeding power elite (already inbred) wanted to secure their ruling position forever. And the problem with inbreeding is you are ending up with a lot of psychopaths. Aleister Crowley types, how OTO can to this day follow his teachings is beyond me, then again I am no psychopath, what I really meant was how can those non psychopaths follow, Sing/pop stars, movie stars, they make a deal with the devil they say, they sell their soul for fortune, riches and fame. And they are made by the above.

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