I post this only because those who opposed the mosque (yes mosque, not community center) at Ground Zero have been described by the main stream media as “haters”, “bigots”, “Islamophobes” and yes, even raaaaaaaacists. And yet somehow these incidents always fall off the radar screen of the main stream media or dismissed as the “radical fringe”. Lots of fringe on this movement.
This is courtesy of Jim Hoft at Gateway and Daniel Harper at the Weekly Standard from Joey “Boots” Bassolino who videoed the entire incident. It is chock full of love and peace from the left. Make special note of the “zionist” comment around 3:50 … but also note how Joey is driven from the area by the mob, from the 4:30 mark on.
The most info on the incident and who these people are comes from American Power:
I recognized some of communist cadres from Weasel Zippers’ post yesterday. (The group’s website is Internationalist Group and the League for the Fourth International.) And the Pakistani dude launching into the Jew-hatred is “Comrade Shahid,” seen at the Worker’s World Party homepage. Might as well have been some of the folks from Booman Tribune or Daily Kos. This is classic leftist agitation.
Leftists? Communists? Gee it looks an awful lot like the SEIU protest in Maryland on that bankers front door step, huh?
Just remember what Daisy Kahn said Sunday: