Did Media Incitement Lead to Terror Attack Against ICE Facility?

By Daniel Greenfield

(Screenshot from a Facebook page by Indiana Progressive Liberals)

Will the media ever face accountability for its irresponsible incitement to violence against ICE?

When you repeatedly compare the border patrol to the Nazis while falsely claiming that detaining illegal aliens is like the Holocaust, can you really evade accountability when your listeners take you seriously and try to act on your hateful disinformation?

Police in Washington state say an armed man was shot and killed early Saturday after trying to attack a local Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) detention center.

The Seattle Times reported that the unidentified man appeared outside of the Northwest Detention Center in Tacoma with a rifle and threw incendiary devices at both the facility and nearby propane tanks, at one point setting a vehicle on fire.

Officers responded to the incident around 4 a.m. and called out to the man before shots were fired. It was not clear how many shots were fired or whether the man fired at police.

The shooting took place hours after a rally in front of the detention center to protest planned mass deportation raids around the country.

Here’s the kind of incitement the media had been putting out about the facility.

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Source:: FrontPageMag

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