Counter-Currents Radio Podcast No. 212
Interview with Jason Kessler
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Greg Johnson, John Morgan, and Michael Polignano interview Jason Kessler, organizer of last August’s Unite the Right rally in Charlottesville, VA.
- Introduction: 0:00
- Summary of the ongoing legal battle since Unite the Right: 1:26
- Plaintiffs and co-defendants in the lawsuits: 3:57
- Are the lawsuits frivolous and can they be dismissed on that basis: 6:40
- Who are the lawyers and financial backers supporting the lawsuit and what are their aims: 8:00
- Richard Spencer’s response to the lawsuits: 10:30
- Has the recent NYTimes story about Eli Mosley affected the process: 14:58
- What is the timeline for the legal process: 16:57
- What happened to Kessler’s attackers from the post-UTR press conference: 19:42
- The precedents for freedom of speech and freedom of assembly being set by the legal process: 29:32
- The impact of official findings critical of the City of Charlottesville and Charlottesville Police Chief Al Thomas: 33:12
- The rationale behind having a second Unite the Right rally: 36:40
- What to expect from Antifa: 49:46
- The guy from Reddit who claimed to be an organizer of UTR: 54:50
- The scoop on the antifa member who pointed a gun at James Fields prior to the car incident: 59:40
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