Protesters, mostly Hispanics, rioted at a Donald Trump campaign event in Orange County last weekend. They tried to block the candidate from getting to the stage, forcing hm to climb a fence. He quipped, “It felt like I was crossing the border.” In Sacramento, protesters burned the American flag and flew the Mexican flag. Latino activists promise more of the same if Trump gets the Republican nomination.
You would think they would realize that such behavior confirms Trump’s anti-immigrant rhetoric and that they are only getting him more votes.
But all of this seems to be part of a leftist revival, a back-to-the-seventies kind of activism. Thus, yesterday, May 1, the international socialist holiday, was marked in the United States and throughout the world by huge May Day demonstrations. [Read more…]