Memo to the violent protesters disrupting Trump rallys blocking off highways, and doing so while waving around the Mexican flag – you’re really not bringing anyone to your side.
In fact, if the sight of these protests makes you more inclined to vote for Trump, you’re not alone. Trump’s lead increased after notable violent protests against him in Chicago and California made national news.
These agitators are rallying people behind Trump, and even liberals are taking notice.
Here’s an op-ed from the Los Angeles Times from a liberal whose worried by the behavior of his progressive peers.
Trump protesters, Mexican flag-wavers could bring unintended consequences for GOP race
The protests outside Donald Trump’s rally in Costa Mesa on Thursday night pose political questions for both demonstration organizers and the presidential candidate as the California primary nears.
Hundreds of demonstrators filled the streets outside the Orange County amphitheater where Trump held a rally Thursday night, stomping on cars, hurling rocks at motorists and forcefully declaring their opposition to the Republican presidential candidate. At least 17 were arrested.
The scene dramatically called attention to complaints by Latino activists about Trump’s rhetoric on immigration. But it could also help Trump shore up support in his conservative base.
Onstage inside the OC Fair and Event Center, Trump had surrounded himself with people carrying images of family members killed by immigrants who were in the country illegally.
When Trump vowed to make Mexico pay for a wall along its border with the United States, thousands of supporters erupted in cheers…
Personally, I hope they keep it up. Don’t you? Let us know who you’ll be voting for in the comments.
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