An Anti-Islam group paid a visit to a Mosque in Dallas to protest radicalization — but armed members of a Black Panther Party decided they wanted to shut them down. Could you imagine what would happen if white armed counter protestors showed up to a #BlackLivesMatter protest? Is this type of intimidation a violation of their free speech?
Members of the Huey P. Newton Gun Club and the Bureau of American Islamic Relations (BAIR) squared off in South Dallas on Saturday.
Members of the New Black Panther Party lined Luther King Jr. Boulevard in response to a BAIR protest against the Nation of Islam Muslim Center in Irving. Both groups were armed.
BAIR has marched on the mosque several times. The organization opposes radical Islam and the federal government’s decision to take in Syrian refugees.
The Huey P. Newton Gun Club is named after Black Panther Party founder Huey P. Newton. He was shot to death in 1989 by a member of the Black Guerrilla Family, a prison gang with a Marxist-Leninist ideology. The group is dedicated to overthrowing the government.
Outnumbered and outgunned, BAIR decided to cancel its protest.
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