Rep. Hank Johnson arrested at voter rights protest… irony ensued

Rep. Hank Johnson arrested at voter rights protest… irony ensued
Hank Johnson (Image: YouTube screen grab)

[Ed. – He doesn’t have to play the role of idiot. He is one naturallu.]

Rep. Hank Johnson played a useful idiot for groups like Black Lives Matter on Thursday. He participated in a protest outside the Hart Senate Office building and was arrested by U.S. Capitol Police.

The 66-year-old Democrat from Georgia was part of a group of 10 men arrested during a “Brothers Day of Action on Capitol Hill” voting rights protest. The protest was organized by Black Voters Matter, in collaboration with Color of Change (BLM group) and the NAACP. Some media outlets describe the protest as peaceful, natch, yet the men were arrested for blocking the entrance of the Hart Senate Office Building. Blocking the free flow of movement anywhere by protesting, whether it is a city street, a highway entrance, or an office building, is not a peaceful action.

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