via Daily Kos:
|Just a face in the crowd: Mark Sahady, center in black helmet, would-be "Straight Pride" parade organizer, surrounded by Proud Boys and media at the Patriot Prayer rally-turned-riot June 30, 2018.|
The whole truth—beyond the stark reality that, as BuzzFeed notes, Boston actually has denied the permit for this event, so it’s unlikely to even occur—is that these guys are much more than that: The chief organizer is a far-right street brawler who has traveled the country participating in and organizing Proud Boys-style events that are billed as “rallies” but in reality are fronts for provocations intended to create street violence directed at left-wing activists.
Mark Sahady, the Boston man who bills himself as president of “Super Happy Fun America,” the organizers of Straight Pride, has a long history not just of organizing violent events, but also of doing so with the active participation of hate group members, self-declared fascists, and active white nationalists.
But James Fell, who wrote the following, understands the stupidity and arrogance of Mark Sahady's idiot idea: