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FEB 8th - NO KKK in PDX

The KKK will be met by resisitance
11am Mult Co Courthouse white knites of the Klu Klux Klan will be in Portland - be there -

twiiter info on kkk in pdx 03.Feb.2020 18:47

reposting from twitter

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PopMob (Popular Mobilization) @PopMobPDX
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Jan 31
Calling all #EverydayAntifascists!!
#AntifaPussyPosse assemble!!

A thread about the upcoming antifascist call to action for the KKK rally being promoted by a former Ku Klux Klan "Imperial Wizard" and current National Socialist Movement member Steven Shane Howard February 8th.
PopMob (Popular Mobilization)
@PopMobPDX

Concerned folks have been reaching out to us about the rumored KKK rally promoted by Howard in his recent Portland Tribune interview & a FB screencap going around with few details. @RoseCityAntifa
has outlined those details and who this guy is here:  https://rosecityantifa.org/articles/kkkoutfeb8/
6:06 PM · Jan 31, 2020·Twitter Web App

PopMob (Popular Mobilization)
@PopMobPDX
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Jan 31
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@PopMobPDX
We've been talking amongst ourselves and with several other groups about what a response should look, while also trying to gather more information. During that process we came across this article:  https://nate-thayer.com/ku-klux-klan-media-star-admits-lying-iraqi-war-veteran-media-whore/
PopMob (Popular Mobilization)
@PopMobPDX
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Jan 31
"Howard detailed manufacturing cross burnings and other Ku Klux Klan public confrontations in exchange for cash payments..."

"'I was no longer Klan when A&E contacted me. I was NSM already. I went back to Mississippi and put back together the Klan because A&E asked me to.'"
PopMob (Popular Mobilization)
@PopMobPDX
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Jan 31
The article includes receipts obtained from A&E confirming that they manufactured the entire "Generation KKK" documentary, including purchasing robes for Howard's children and staging a scene where they excitedly opened wrapped gifts containing them. (What the actual FUCK A&E?!)
PopMob (Popular Mobilization)
@PopMobPDX
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Jan 31
It looks like Howard was the original grifter and this Portland Tribune interview is on brand for him. After perusing his FB profile, it becomes quickly apparent he has almost zero reach. Most posts have very little, if any, engagement and the event has only been shared by him.
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PopMob (Popular Mobilization)
@PopMobPDX
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Jan 31
That being said, even though it seems unlikely that this has much traction, we cannot risk allowing Nazis or KKK members (whichever he's claiming on that day) to have free reign in our streets. We cannot leave our community undefended, because we know that only we protect us.

 https://twitter.com/PopMobPDX/status/1223427384990322689

Crickets* 08.Feb.2020 09:22

Rummor Mill

Rummor (?!?) I heard was that this event was cancelled by the (sic) organizer. The police are spreading that rummor.
Reporting at 9:22 am on Saturday

"NO KKK" — so the KKK did not show up, yes? 10.Feb.2020 00:56

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Correct?

No KKK showed up 10.Feb.2020 08:50

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Event cancelled
No KKK