Today’s dog whistle, “the discourse.”
TheBlaze by Dave Urbanski
In late December, a gun-control activist apparently posted an F-word-laden rant directed at the NRA, lawmakers and police — and about a week later seemingly the same person was invited by the White House to meet President Barack Obama.
A Facebook page appearing to belong to Amanda Gailey lists her as director of Nebraskans Against Gun Violence and associate professor at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. On Dec. 28, the following was posted on the Facebook page (profanities redacted):
KETV-TV reported that the White House last week called Gailey to personally invite her to meet Obama as part of his speech in Lincoln Wednesday.
That station added that nine other members of Nebraskans Against Gun Violence were slated to attend the event as well[…]
Apparently, the above article has hit a nerve, primarily Progressive anti-gun activist, Amanda Gailey’s.
Gailey posted the following response on her Facebook page Thursday afternoon denying that her rant was anti-police and accusing the author of giving the above article a “click-bait title that not only mischaracterizes what I wrote in a Facebook post, but also ascribes an opinion to me that I do not hold….”