Two protesters interrupted the play Julius Caesar in New York’s Central Park to condemn violent leftist rhetoric against President Trump and his supporters.
Rebel TV’s Laura Loomer was arrested after rushing the stage during a scene where a Trump lookalike is stabbed and assassinated. “Stop leftist violence!” she urged before being yanked off stage by security.
“Stop the normalization of political violence against the right! This is unacceptable. You cannot promote this kind of violence against Donald Trump. Shame on the New York City Public Theater for doing this!”
Loomer, 24, was charged with criminal trespassing and disorderly conduct. Laura was released on bail and tweeted that she’s not sorry for what she did because she categorically condemns the political violence that has escalated on the left in recent months.
I'm out of jail, but I'm not apologetic. Thanks to everyone who is supporting me & condemning political violence. https://t.co/QkZkxu1yCj
— Laura Loomer (@LauraLoomer) June 17, 2017
The other protester, Jack Posobiec, captured Loomer’s arrest on video while shouting, “The blood of Steve Scalise is on your hands!” He was escorted out of the theater but was not arrested.
Posobiec was referencing the shooting of Congressman Steve Scalise, who was gunned down this week by leftist assassin James Hodgkinson at a baseball practice. Scalise remains in the hospital in critical condition after narrowly escaping death.
Posobiec yelled to the booing crowd in Central Park: “You are all Goebbels! You are all Nazis like Joseph Goebbels. You are inciting terrorists!” Goebbels was the minister of propaganda in Nazi Germany.
BREAKING: Julius Ceasar Gets SHUTDOWN pic.twitter.com/ITgfMR0tHE
— Jack Posobiec 🇺🇸 (@JackPosobiec) June 17, 2017
Here’s another angle of Laura Loomer’s arrest:
Tonight's production of Julius Caesar interrupted by two protesters. One stormed the stage during assassination scene. pic.twitter.com/K6FWhm4hGG
— Charlotte Alter (@CharlotteAlter) June 17, 2017
While all this unfolded, the liberal Manhattan crowd at the Delacorte Theater booed the protesters while cheering their removal from the stage.
The Central Park Theater’s rendition of “Julius Caesar” made headlines for its brutal on-stage assassination of a proxy for President Trump.
The play drew criticism for dialing up violent leftist propaganda against Trump amid widespread condemnation of comedian Kathy Griffin channeling an ISIS terrorist by holding up a severed head of the president.
Corporate sponsors Bank of America and American Express withdrew their funding of “Julius Caesar,” saying they do not condone violence.
We are withdrawing our funding pic.twitter.com/MlaONF82FN
— Bank of America News (@BofA_News) June 12, 2017
A Statement from American Express: pic.twitter.com/Ig0Ju3B2dP
— American Express (@AmericanExpress) June 12, 2017
The assassination attempts on Republican Congressmen earlier this week was the culmination of months of violent leftist propaganda by mainstream media and liberal celebrities, many of whom have called for Trump’s murder and violence against his supporters.
There have been an increasing number of assaults on Trump supporters around the country, much of which has gone ignored by mainstream media. Will liberals finally condemn leftist terrorism before more innocent people get hurt or killed?
Leftists are demented.
Mock Assassination of President Trump – GOOD!
Protesting Mock Assassination of President Trump – BAD!#FreeLaura
— Stefan Molyneux (@StefanMolyneux) June 17, 2017
It's a sad day in America when a lady is arrested because she didn't want the President assassinated, and had the guts to say so. #FreeLaura
— Sad Pepe (@RareSadPepe) June 17, 2017
Antifa runs in packs, illegally masked, w weapons. They're just accommodated. Trump fan walks on stage & opens her mouth? Arrest. #FreeLaura
— Missy America (@Missy_America) June 17, 2017
I wonder where the shooter got the idea to violently attack GOP…
Rep. Mike Bishop
Congressional Baseball Game pic.twitter.com/utKSwIHEsQ
— Mr N (@Mr_Nielsen_5309) June 14, 2017
This needs to happen every night, with dozens and dozens of protesters until this play is shut down.
— Mark Dice (@MarkDice) June 17, 2017
Media Terrorists pic.twitter.com/r6hIvD8Iaf
— Jack Posobiec ?? (@JackPosobiec) June 16, 2017
— Susan❤ Covfefe (@GaetaSusan) June 15, 2017
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