CNN propagandist Chris Cuomo: Antifa’s fight is moral — Video

On Monday, CNN propagandist Chris Cuomo suggested that violence carried out by Antifa terrorists is somehow okay because their cause is moral and just, even though they attacked police and reporters while others advocated murdering President Trump.

According to the Daily Wire:

The segment came after a couple of dozen racists came out in support of the “Unite the Right” rally and were met by a large gathering of Antifa thugs who ended up attacking reporters and police officers.

take our poll - story continues below

Should Brett Kavanaugh withdraw over sexual misconduct allegations?

  • Should Brett Kavanaugh withdraw over sexual misconduct allegations?

  • This field is for validation purposes and should be left unchanged.
Completing this poll grants you access to Conservative Firing Line updates free of charge. You may opt out at anytime. You also agree to this site's Privacy Policy and Terms of Use.

Trending: Snopes Bias: The Far Left Side of “Fact Checking”

Cuomo downplayed Antifa’s violence by saying they only “confronted” police and “berated” journalists.

“All punches are not equal morally,” Cuomo said. “In the eyes of the law, yes.”

“When someone comes to call out bigots and it gets hot, even physical, are they equally wrong as the bigot they are fighting?” he asked. “I argue no. Fighting against hate matters … drawing a moral equivalency between those espousing hate and those fighting it because they both resort to violence emboldens hate, legitimizes hateful belief, and elevates what should be stamped out.”

He also attacked Trump for condemning violence and bigotry.

“Fighting hate is right,” he said, comparing Antifa terrorists to civil rights activists and combat soldiers. “That’s why people who show up to fight against bigots are not to be judged the same as the bigots even if they do resort to the same kinds of petty violence.”

Petty?  Threatening to muder the president is now petty in Cuomo’s eyes?

Here’s video of Cuomo’s statement:

Others responded:

This… is CNN.  Let that sink in.

Related:

If you haven’t checked out and liked our Facebook page, please go here and do so.  You can also follow us on Twitter at @co_firing_line and be sure to check out our MeWe page here and our new PatrioticSpace group here.

If you appreciate independent conservative reports like this, please go here and support us on Patreon.

And while you’re at it, be sure to check out our friends at Whatfinger News, the Internet’s conservative front-page founded by ex-military!

 

Join the conversation!

We have no tolerance for comments containing violence, racism, vulgarity, profanity, all caps, or discourteous behavior. Thank you for partnering with us to maintain a courteous and useful public environment where we can engage in reasonable discourse.