If that is all the force they can muster from around the country, it's a good sign that their numbers aren't that great. Maybe the realization that their opponents can shoot back has dampened the spirits of those who aren't using these organizations as a money making scam. Of course, the danger remains- these assholes didn't drive hundreds of miles with their Tacticool toys for a short rally. They will probably try to jump anyone appearing to be a leftist, or LGBTQ, or undomiciled, but as far as a real force to be reckoned with, they turned out to be a damp squib... thank goodness.
The attendance for the Portland rally was predicted to be in the thousands by the Proud Boys.— Zane Sparling (@PDXzane) September 26, 2020
Here’s the actual crowd size pic.twitter.com/9f4QV0OqL0
Saturday, September 26, 2020
Sigh of Relief for Portland
Today was supposed to be the day of a right-wing invasion of Portland, Oregon by a nationwide horde of blackshirts. This 'day of reckoning' had been in the works ever since a right-winger was killed last month, but thankfully the turnout was low:
Posted by Big Bad Bald Bastard at 7:01 PM