A local Fox affiliate station ran a feel-good story this weekend, but neglected to mention that the event's organizers & participants included violent hate group members & neo-Nazi collaborators.

Oregon Women For Trump leader Carol Leek was also one of the organizers & participants in the event. OWFT recently brought neo-Nazi collaborator Scott Presler to Oregon in an attempt to demonize houseless community members archive.vn/bDJA2

Violent Proud Boys hate group member Carl D Todd aka "Flip" also participated in Sunday's convoy in Salem, OR. Todd has expressed his support for the neo-Nazi "Patriot Front" organization. archive.vn/KE06D#selection-675

Proud Boys hate group member Daniel Tooze, who is running for State Representative in Oregon's district 40 (archive.vn/WkZ3N) also participated in the convoy. RCA has previously written about Tooze's targeting of Democratic Socialists rosecityantifa.org/articles/ca

Far-right agitators of many persuasions are seeking to exploit the COVID-19 pandemic in order to bolster their bigoted and violent agendas. theguardian.com/world/2020/apr

Vancouver, WA neo-Nazi Matt Blais (rosecityantifa.org/articles/ma) aka "SoCo" has been pushing accelerationist messaging

Cynical efforts at fascist recruitment & entryism are predictable in the midst of a crisis like the one presented by the current pandemic. Let's continue to watch out for one another & not grant them any headway.

As always, if you have any information about far-right and fascist organizing, please contact us

email: fight_them_back@riseup.net

phone: (971) 533-7832

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