Proud Boys ginned up on ‘groomer’ rhetoric bring their menacing ways to LGBTQ Pride events
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The right-wing panic equating the LGBTQ community with pedophilic “groomers” was tailor-made for neofascist attack dogs like the Proud Boys: eliminationist rhetoric, left-leaning targets, and ripe opportunities for threats, intimidation, and violence. It checks all the boxes.

So it’s hardly surprising that after an initial wave of attacks on Pride events led by white nationalists and Christian nationalists, the Proud Boys are swinging into action. The most recent incident occurred on Tuesday in...

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