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Proud Boys Torch Their Claims To Nonviolence With Hate Crime Attacks On Black Churches In D.C.
Proud Boys, some of them wearing 'Right Wing Death Squad' shirts, set a Black Lives Matter banner, torn down from Asbury United Methodist Church, afire in the streets of Washington, D.C., on Dec. 12. Image from: Screengrab Twitter

Proud Boys Torch Their Claims To Nonviolence With Hate Crime Attacks On Black Churches In D.C.

One of the recurrent myths that far-right street brawlers such as the Proud Boys like to tell each other, is that what differentiates them from “rioters” like antifa and Black Lives Matter (BLM) is that they don’t engage in arson and property damage.