Code Pink Protester Mobbed By Trump Supporters For ‘No Hate’ Banner

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Jodie Evans, a member of the activist group “Code Pink,” was holding a peace banner up at the RNC when Trump supporters covered/blocked it with an American flag. Cenk Uygur, Ben Mankiewicz (What The Flick?), John Iadarola (ThinkTank), and Ana Kasparian, hosts of The Young Turks, break it down. Tell us what you think in the comment section below.

"It’s not a Donald Trump rally without someone getting tossed out, and Tuesday’s vote at the Republican National Convention where Trump received the GOP presidential nomination was no exception.

During a speech by former brain surgeon Ben Carson,Code Pink co-founder Jodie Evans attempted to hold up a “No Racism. No Hatred” sign inside Quicken Loans Arena, only to be swarmed by security and Trump supporters.

Trump supporters were quick to jump in, with one older woman seen attempting to rip it from her hands. Others then surrounded her holding up American flags so that the her message, which they apparently found offensive, was not seen by CSPAN’s cameras.

One Trump fan was seen throwing his flag over her face and pulling her head backwards as he attempted to topple her.

Evans was then escorted from the arena by security.”*

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  58 comments for “Code Pink Protester Mobbed By Trump Supporters For ‘No Hate’ Banner

  1. thomas watson
    July 21, 2016 at 3:16 PM

    clear pictures of those 2 at the end.. I would be pressing charges

  2. Paul Dailey
    July 21, 2016 at 2:51 PM

    There is no hate that can equal what goes on in the land some call israel.
    Jew finks lie and much much worse. Jew haters are jewish and they hate you
    and your country too.

  3. mediadrone01
    July 21, 2016 at 11:21 AM

    I disagree with TYT here. If she’s got the right to interrupt a convention
    to get TV time, they’ve got the right to block her from the cameras with
    whatever they’ve got handy. Cenk himself has said that civil disobedience
    is okay when people interrupt a speaker, but don’t expect them to allow you
    to do it for very long. — One analogy on the flip-side comes to mind: You
    know when the Westboro Baptist Church pickets a funeral and people dress up
    as angels with huge wings to block the people at the funeral from seeing
    it? TYT applauds the counter-protestors for doing that. This is just the
    same thing in reverse. If she’s got the right to hold up a sign and chant,
    they’ve got the right to hold a flag in front of her and chant back. — As
    long as there was no violence, this is a perfectly fine exchange of ideas.

    • Adam LeBlanc
      July 21, 2016 at 1:18 PM

      Counter-protesting does not involve assault. They were putting their hands
      on her. Thats illegal.

    • mediadrone01
      July 21, 2016 at 1:43 PM

      +Adam LeBlanc, I agree they shouldn’t put their hands on someone, but she
      wasn’t hurt. We shouldn’t call things “assault” if an incident like this
      results in someone touching someone on the arm. If you want to split hairs
      and get crazy about this, anyone who touched her is guilty of assault, and
      she’s guilty of assault for anyone she touched. Both happened. As a matter
      of fact, I’d wager that she touched more people first, so if that’s your
      definition of assault, and everyone involved wanted to press charges, a few
      of these Republicans would get ONE assault charge, and she’d get several.

    • Person Pierson
      July 21, 2016 at 2:01 PM

      Defending yourself against assault is not assault. She’d get no charges.

  4. Atheist Jewish Messiah
    July 21, 2016 at 6:35 AM

    TyT has become a mockable clickbait mouth piece

    • Atheist Jewish Messiah
      July 21, 2016 at 8:05 AM

      +Lightbringer also I just like to watch the world just burn while I sit in
      my chair and drink from my glass.

    • Atheist Jewish Messiah
      July 21, 2016 at 8:07 AM

      +Lightbringer in the recrnt months they got a little clickbaity with their
      videos

  5. Mark Thomson
    July 21, 2016 at 4:20 AM

    I listen to this stuff for like 30 seconds and I want to kill the TYT
    reporters, am I normals?

    • Mark Broadhurst
      July 21, 2016 at 4:27 AM

      Yes you are normal. It is hard to stomach their lies and bs.

  6. Thomas “TheGreatestLiberal” MacKelly
    July 21, 2016 at 12:52 AM

    Is there any doubt that conservatives are fundamentally anti-American?

    • Cali Girl
      July 21, 2016 at 3:39 AM

      Conservatives and republicans are the most patriotic people you will ever
      meet!

  7. Nathan Drake
    July 21, 2016 at 12:21 AM

    The “USA!” chant is fascist when you are shouting down people you disagree
    with.

    • Dan Underwood
      July 21, 2016 at 1:55 AM

      the “USA” chant is fascist when the country has become fascist. Looks like
      that chant is fascist.

    • Addi Abebba
      July 21, 2016 at 3:50 AM

      that’s a private convention, if i chant usa in your home you would have a
      problem

    • Dan Underwood
      July 21, 2016 at 1:54 PM

      +Addi Abebba it was the Trump people chanting USA.

  8. Kevin Mccoy
    July 21, 2016 at 12:11 AM

    Reminds me of that old photo of the white racist trying to stab the black
    civil rights protestor with the American flag on the flagpole. Everything
    old is new again. SIGH!

    • Dan Underwood
      July 21, 2016 at 2:00 AM

      unfortunately America doesn’t learn from it’s past mistakes. So we are
      bound to stay in samsara.

  9. wiibaron
    July 20, 2016 at 11:20 PM

    Can’t wait to see what happens when a ‘right winger’ holds up a ABORTION
    KILLS BABIES sign at the DNC rally.

    • Patrick Martz
      July 21, 2016 at 11:14 AM

      +dung tran You’re not far from stupid. You’re right on top of it. Freedom
      of speech includes racist speech, and it includes criticizing said speech
      or even telling someone to “shut up”. That is ALL freedom of speech.

      It is sad to think that you are a college graduate and don’t know that.
      Wait…let me guess, Grand Canyon University or some other unaccredited
      “Christian” school?

    • dung tran
      July 21, 2016 at 11:19 AM

      +Patrick Martz ok, let’s see if you can answer directly. Should the
      wetbacks of San Jose face the justice system for the crimes they’ve been
      accused of? Assault being the most common one.

    • wiibaron
      July 21, 2016 at 1:26 PM

      +UWJLC One doesn’t like the other and the other one has a dead human !

  10. Jack Daniel
    July 20, 2016 at 11:08 PM

    So what happens when someone gets kicked out of the DNC for a huge
    #ALLLIVESMATTER sign>?

  11. 涅槃
    July 20, 2016 at 10:56 PM

    It’s called “disruption” you idiots. If you go into a private event and
    start screaming and holding signs they don’t like, you can be removed.
    Protest outside, because free speech doesn’t give you a right to trespass.
    It’s also counterproductive to use your speech to stop people you disagree
    with from peacefully assembling and speaking at the RNC. Go outside, you
    don’t want them at the DNC holding Hillary for Prison signs, do you?

    • StonedHuntress
      July 21, 2016 at 11:44 AM

      Of course you can be removed, but that doesn’t mean you deserve to be
      assaulted! Like they said, let the security guys come and escort the
      protesters out, don’t take it upon yourself to yell over them (causing a
      bigger disruption) or putting your hands on them in anyway.

    • 涅槃
      July 21, 2016 at 11:48 AM

      +StonedHuntress
      Scroll up and read the entire conversation before you comment. I’m done
      repeating myself.

    • Jacob Gann
      July 21, 2016 at 11:49 AM

      +涅槃 they interviewed them and they had credentials to get into the
      convention…

    • 涅槃
      July 21, 2016 at 11:50 AM

      +Jacob Gann
      Where is your source?

  12. Chris
    July 20, 2016 at 9:38 PM

    No racism no hate? I agree with that

    TYT never made a video when BLM were chanting “what do we want?, dead cops,
    when do we want it ? Now”

    How utterly convenient.
    Hypocrites.

    • Jared Petersen
      July 21, 2016 at 1:10 AM

      +Chris See my comment on the total lack of any coordination between BLM
      protests around the country. Also, define “liberal media”… that’s always
      a red flag right there.

    • SelphieFairy
      July 21, 2016 at 3:17 AM

      http://www.snopes.com/black-lives-matter-protesters-chant-for-dead-cops-now-in-baton-rouge/
      TYT didn’t make a video about it because ITS NOT TRUE stop spreading this
      bullshit i stg.

    • Uhohhotdog Gaming
      July 21, 2016 at 6:56 AM

      +Chris that chant never happened. It was reported on and proven that they
      did not say anything like that

  13. geo-george1
    July 20, 2016 at 9:35 PM

    If Code Pink is against war, why are they protesting Trump? Hillary is the
    war-monger.

    • diamonddog13
      July 21, 2016 at 8:46 AM

      Um, because this is the Republican convention and Hillary isn’t here.

    • C. Collins
      July 21, 2016 at 11:38 AM

      +Atheist Jewish Messiah … Does that mean that they want white people to
      not die? Are you trying to spin that as a bad thing?

    • geo-george1
      July 21, 2016 at 11:47 AM

      Atheist Jewish Messiah Both political parties are controlled by (aka
      financed by) ISRAEL. Trump, being somewhat of a political outsider, is
      SLIGHTLY less controlled.

    • ChaingunCassidy
      July 21, 2016 at 12:52 PM

      Because they’re against racism.

  14. Robin Sparkles
    July 20, 2016 at 9:33 PM

    oh, sure tyt. political violence is only ok when blacks and blm does it.

    • Ashcool
      July 21, 2016 at 3:39 AM

      +Alex Amerling Look through the TYT videos and show me one instance when
      they say its okay for blacks to be violent.

    • Silver Spectre
      July 21, 2016 at 4:09 AM

      +Ashcool Don’t eve bother with this idiot. We know they can’t accept facts
      and love to make bullshit up

    • Ryan Gallagher-Burkholder
      July 21, 2016 at 1:36 PM

      +Silver Spectre there’s no use trying to argue with him. Ignorant trolls
      like this are immune to hypocrisy.

  15. autopsy87
    July 20, 2016 at 9:30 PM

    This was a private event and these people weren’t suppose to be there. It’s
    simple. They weren’t just holding banners, they were shouting in an attempt
    to disrupt the event. Also, they weren’t mobbed by Trump supporters, they
    were nonviolently removed from the event. You want to see people getting
    mobbed? Watch videos of San Jose where anti-Trump protesters/Bernie
    supporters mobbed Trump supporters and beat them bloody, stole and
    destroyed their Trump gear, and vandalized their vehicles. Congratulations
    for being the Fox News for regressives.

    “The Republican National Convention is not open to the public. Political
    conventions are for delegates from each state and U.S. territories.” That’s
    from the official RNC website.

    • Johnny the Boy
      July 21, 2016 at 2:34 PM

      +Jeffrey Cohen probably not, only regressives are pussies who threaten to
      leave the country if the candidate they support loses the election.

    • Mohammed (Peace be upon me)
      July 21, 2016 at 2:36 PM

      +Jeffrey Cohen My question: If Trump wins, will you kill yourself?

    • Orochimaru
      July 21, 2016 at 3:37 PM

      She had the credentials to get in and theres multiple videos she didnt yell
      but we all know you love racism and hate

  16. Nutrollio Nutz
    July 20, 2016 at 9:19 PM

    It’s her fault completely.

    • Helldemon
      July 21, 2016 at 4:48 AM

      +Nutro Not very smart, are you?

    • dung tran
      July 21, 2016 at 10:39 AM

      +Yan Toha yes she did. Even Cenk, the Armenian genocide denier, agrees that
      her sign implies that the RNC supports racism and hate. That’s why she’s a
      trouble maker.

    • Adam LeBlanc
      July 21, 2016 at 1:13 PM

      That statement is completely un-American. You are saying that violence
      towards PEACEFUL POLITICAL PROTESTS is her fault. You must hate America in
      addition to women.

  17. Breaking Barbir
    July 20, 2016 at 9:18 PM

    *Video uploaded 2 minutes ago, is 10 minutes long,..has 20 likes.*
    *TYT-hired bots are putting in work :-)*

    • king bobcat
      July 20, 2016 at 11:16 PM

      I guess they can tell the future cuz other wise they would be ignorant

    • J C
      July 21, 2016 at 12:06 AM

      Nice try troll.

    • Helldemon
      July 21, 2016 at 5:31 AM

      +blist it’s different because people that like TYT will most likely enjoy
      the video enough to like it anyways and if not, they can always change it.
      Not the case with the people who dislike the video immediately, they have
      nothing better to do then stalk TYT for new videos just so they can dislike
      them immediately, it doesn’t matter what the subject is.

  18. TheSpecialK
    July 20, 2016 at 9:17 PM

    The dislikers are here early. Please consider giving TYT a like to combat
    the ones that just dislike without watching!! :)

    • leavy
      July 21, 2016 at 8:19 AM

      +chefaopt complete idiots

    • ross blair
      July 21, 2016 at 10:22 AM

      Really combat the dislikes? Get a life

    • DTerror 1303
      July 21, 2016 at 3:46 PM

      dislikers are not people.

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