Widespread Trump-inspired violence has never happened, but media keep obsessing over it

Widespread Trump-inspired violence has never happened, but media keep obsessing over it

[Ed. – The media have done their level best to create a climate of fear.]

For the past four years, the national media have anticipated an outbreak of widespread violence instigated by President Trump’s supporters. It has never materialized, but the Washington Poston Thursday printed one more story about American minorities fearing for their safety from Trump voters.

There isn’t a scintilla of evidence to suggest that the president’s supporters are anything but the most docile creatures to walk the earth. But why should that stop journalists from repeatedly claiming that every utterance out of Trump’s mouth “invokes fear of violence?”

The Washington Post report, by Griff Witte, said that in Greenville, North Carolina, Muslims and immigrants were shaken by newfound “fears” that they’re not welcome in their own neighborhoods and communities.

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Samar Badwan, an American Muslim, … “never had to think that in Greenville … her faith would mark her as an unwanted outsider.”

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