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Normalizing Riots Has Consequences

Ideologies have consequences.

The Associated Press Stylebook was amended this week to discourage the use of the word “riot” to describe violent protests, instead expanding the definition of “protest” to include violent demonstrations.

By the fall, many media outlets were describing Black Lives Matter race riots as “uprisings” in line with demands made by lefty activists. Democrats and their media vocally insisted that it was false that BLM riots were violent.

How many times did we hear Democrats repeat the MLK quote, “A riot is the language of the unheard.”

After a year of normalizing riots, of silencing anyone who dared to condemn rioting as a racist, there’s shock at the rioting on Capitol Hill. Rioting is obviously wrong. Much like protesting outside people’s homes, doxxing political opponents on social media, and the whole rest of the ugly social justice playbook.

Read the full story from Front Page Mag

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