My facebook feed is chock full of people all “omg I can’t believe this happened... I had no idea there were so many white supremacists/etc in America!”
People seriously think ignoring the drunk racist uncle or just shaking their head and walking away when people spout off racist or other horrible shit has no consequences.
The mother of Alex Fields, the terrorist who drove the car into the crowd, said this: “I thought it had something to do with Trump,” she said. “I try to stay out of his political views,” she said. “I don’t get too involved.”
(from The Toledo Blade article)
From the 62 yr old neighbor to his mother: “I’ve never spoken with the gentleman, I don’t know anything about him,” he said. “You just never know. Until you get the whole story, you can assume what you want. Was he there to cause mayhem? Was he a white supremacist? I don’t know.” If he does hold extremist views, Mr. Rose said, “I don’t want to know him.”
WHAT THE FUCKING FUCK YOU OLD RACIST SHITBAG? He drove his car into a crowd of people, even if he isn’t a white supremacist, that isn’t someone you want to know.