Left-wing and LGBTQ activists at UC Davis have been arrested after vandalizing college property on Tuesday throughout an occasion that includes Turning Level USA founder Charlie Kirk. The incident got here simply hours after UC Davis chancellor Gary S. Could declared Kirk a “proponent of hate” and inspired college students to “neutralize and negate” TPUSA’s affect on campus.
Protestors carrying banners that learn, “Queers Bash Again,” and, “Bash Fash,” have been seen on video smashing glass home windows whereas law enforcement officials tried to fend them off.
NEW VIDEO: Violent leftwing agitators simply smashed via home windows exterior of the occasion venue right here at UC Davis. Studies are that a few of this group made their approach into the constructing earlier than police efficiently eliminated them. Pray for peace and security for all concerned. 🙏 pic.twitter.com/IbZd2v9pRn
— Charlie Kirk (@charliekirk11) March 15, 2023
Further footage confirmed police exterior taking down masked protesters who gave the impression to be carrying spray paint cans.
BREAKING: Riot police taking down Antifa at UC Davis exterior Charlie Kirk speech pic.twitter.com/pWzBThAVpi
— No Bailouts Poso 🚫Ὃ (@JackPosobiec) March 15, 2023
Police additionally clashed with banner-wielding protesters who have been chanting, “struggle again!” as they tried to advance towards the constructing the place the Turning Level USA occasion was being held.
UC Davis- Police seize the umbrella and indicators of the ANTIFA members as they advance ahead towards the constructing the place TPUSA is holding their occasion pic.twitter.com/MfHyX5S9Mm
— Savanah Hernandez (@sav_says_) March 15, 2023
Riot police now standing off with Antifa and protesters who’re attempting to dam folks from coming into @charliekirk11 @TPUSA occasion on campus. pic.twitter.com/gAMkrPVZuW
— Rebecca Brannon (@RebsBrannon) March 15, 2023
A UC Davis campus police spokesperson advised Breitbart Information that “two folks have been arrested after spray portray the surface of the constructing.”
“I’m undecided what the precise expenses are, however that’s what they have been doing,” the spokesperson mentioned.
The police spokesperson added that he didn’t have info on the identities of the people who have been arrested and that, to this point, no arrests have been made in connection to the smashed glass home windows on the college’s campus doorways.
The left-wing and LGBTQ activists have been additionally seen carrying banners that learn, “Defend Trans Children,” and, “Fascists Off Campus.”
The violence by protesters arrived on the heels of UC Davis chancellor Gary S. Could releasing a video during which he referred to Kirk as a “proponent of hate” and falsely claimed the Turning Level USA founder has “advocated for violence towards transgender people.”
May additionally proclaimed that whereas the college “can’t management how these teams [TPUSA] function,” the campus neighborhood can “work collectively to neutralize and negate their affect.”
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