Reports of violence and police brutality are trickling in concerning Occupy Boston’s counter protest against homophobia at The Boston Tea Party’s Patriots’ Day Rally on Boston Commons today.
Among the Tea Party’s featured speakers were the anti-gay MassResistance’s Brian Camenker, Abiding Truth Ministry’s Scott Lively, and Don Feder (who once described himself as making Atilla the Hunn look like a “a limousine liberal”) were listed as featured speakers.
Lively’s Abiding Truth Ministries is classified as a certified hate group by the Souther (What n Poverty Law Center. And Lively himself has has called for the criminalization of “the public advocacy of homosexuality”, is directly linked to pending Anti-Gay Legislation in Uganda, and is co-author of The Pink Swastika, which states in the preface that “homosexuals the true inventors of Nazism and the guiding force behind many Nazi atrocities.”
Not much is known at this time but it appears that and some members of Occupy Boston were harassed and roughed up by Boston Tea Party members by Boston Tea Party members with at lleast one BPD officer (badge number 4534) becoming quite violent and choaking a young trans avtivist who was holding nothing but a pink wig in their hands.
More news to follow as updates come in…….
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