EDITOR'S NOTE : Waterspider has been filming the LA protest scene since last summer. Her Twitter is @waterspider__ and her Cashapp is $AWaterspider. Desertborder is an LA-based researcher who really, really hates fascism. You can find him on Twitter @desertborder. His Cashapp is $fuckgarcetti.
HOLLYWOOD RALLY, MARCH 27TH
After a series of batshit rallies in Hollywood last summer, SoCal QAnoners briefly quieted down–the Capitol riot and their widespread ban from social media had been disastrous for the movement. Unfortunately, it didn’t take them long to crawl back out of the woodwork.
Around 200 QAnoners led by Fresno-area rapper Thaddis “Kingluv” Johnson rallied in Hollywood on March 27, viciously beating a bystander and running a journalist off with violent threats. The group included multiple Capitol rioters as well as hardcore violent fascists who have been involved in numerous assaults in SoCal over the last year. LAPD officers on scene did not intervene in the march, even after watching the QAnoners beat the hell out of a local man.
The rally began fairly quietly at 10 a.m. as a small group of QAnoners gathered at the iconic corner of Hollywood and Vine. Rallygoers carried signs referencing a constellation of far-right conspiracy theories, including “Open the containers,” “What’s under the Getty'' and “Pizzagate is real.” (For reference, those refer to easily-disprovable conspiracy theories about children being trafficked on the Evergiven container ship, in tunnels under the Getty Museum, and in DC pizza parlor Comet Ping-Pong, respectively).
LCRW was on scene for the beginning of the rally, but left around 11 a.m. due to harassment from the crowd. Social-media video fills in the rest of the story, beginning with the threats against independent reporter Sean Carmitchel, aka A Cat With News.
While I originally stated I wouldn’t post, I’ve decided to elect to for my own safety. Done for the day at this event— Sean Carmitchel (@ACatWithNews) March 27, 2021
note: ACatWithNews policy is and always has been to not release addresses or phone numbers unless for ACatWithNews safety or in the event of it being newsworthy. pic.twitter.com/n8r4VDyQOX
In the video, Carmitchel films the ground as he negotiates with an angry crowd of QAnoners. He agrees to leave at their insistence, but asks them not to follow him to his car. They eventually agree, but not before threatening him with physical violence.
“We don’t ever want to see you again. If I see you again, I’m going to fucking beat your ass,” a man says to Carmitchel in the video. “If I see you at another event, I’m going to beat your ass.” As Carmitchel walks away, somebody yells “take his phone!”
One man in the video is identifiable by his shirt as Proud Boy Adam Michael Kiefer (more on him later), but it’s not clear who made the threat to Carmitchel.
After threatening Carmitchel, the group rallied at Hollywood High School (which they believe to be the center of a child-trafficking conspiracy) and then went on to assault a local comedian named Jay Dante Rusciolelli, who goes by Dante the Comic. One of the leaders of the rally, Mario Estrada, hit Dante in the face with a flagpole, which Dante says left him with a broken nose. Others in the crowd, including Adam Michael Kiefer, hit and shoved Dante before he fled.
According to Estrada, the assault was provoked when Dante tried to hit a megaphone out of his hands. Estrada had been following Dante down the street and yelling in his ear with the megaphone at high volume.
Dante was attacked twice, first in an incident not captured on video (to LCRW’s knowledge). He yelled at police for not interfering, and then returned to the crowd of QAnoners to try to retrieve a hat that had been knocked off his head in the initial assault. While Dante was crossing through the crowd, Estrada hit him in the face with a flagpole while several other QAnoners hit and shoved him.
Part 2. #corrupt #Police allow #trumpers to hit me and attack me in front of them and do nothing. #cops not going to help me because they hate me.— DanteTheComic (@Dantethecomic) March 28, 2021
HELP!! THEY WANT ME DEAD! This is how the @lapdhq treats a civil rights activist. @lapdlurie @agbecerra @lapdchiefmoore @mayorofla pic.twitter.com/X3sbLvJB2D
The assault was captured from another angle in a video uploaded by Capitol rioter Jess Weber. Weber cheered on the attackers as they assaulted Dante.
Weber got another angle-https://t.co/MS8KBFPJBe— 👽🦋🌎🌹🌈 (@blahblahwhynot) March 28, 2021
After Dante was attacked the second time, he attempted to report the assault to LAPD officers, who had watched the entire incident without intervening. The officers refused to take a report. One unidentified officer accused Dante of “inciting a riot” and another officer, identified on his shirt as “Guttilla,” accused Dante of “interfering in (the QAnoners’) right to protest.”
These #corrupt #cops #blame me for being #attacked by #trumpturds. #maga @fbi @chilledecastro— DanteTheComic (@Dantethecomic) March 28, 2021
THE LAPD IS CORRUPT AND CLEARLY WANTS ME DEAD. @lapdlurie @agbecerra @lapdchiefmoore @mayorofla @shaunking @theshaderoom @lapdhollywood @cd4losangeles @cityattorneyla @gavinnewsom @vp pic.twitter.com/LZ8ERdvnFn
The group’s next planned protest is at the same location on Saturday, April 24. A flyer distributed by the group promises that Proud Boys will be in attendance to provide “security.”
A separate group, reportedly led by violent racist Lindsey Grathwohl, is planning to protest outside the Oscars the following day.
Let’s take a look at some of the attendees of the March 27 QAnon rally:
There's a small but very angry QAnon rally on Hollywood and Vine right now pic.twitter.com/xMOUzqyupD— Mitch O'Farrell Hates Freedom (@desertborder) March 27, 2021
Hardcore QAnoner and violent fascist Mario Estrada is, unsurprisingly, a Donald J. Trump superfan. But even by QAnon standards, Estrada takes his fandom to the extreme, on one occasion travelling to Phoenix and arriving 30 hours early for a Trump rally so that he could say he was the first in line.
Estrada also attended the “Million MAGA March” in DC on Dec. 12, posting support for the Proud Boys the next day and claiming they made him feel “safe,” despite the fact the group had vandalized two historic Black churches at the rally the night before.
At the Hollywood QAnon rally last month, Estrada hit Dante in the face with a weaponized flagpole (known as a “leaded cane” under California law) attached to an LGBT “Don’t Tread on Me” flag, while the rest of the QAnon crowd jeered at Dante and chased him out. LAPD watched the whole thing happen and did not intervene, choosing instead to let a crowd of QAnoners and Capitol rioters gang-assault a man and blaming the victim for inciting the attack.
Weber got another angle-https://t.co/MS8KBFPJBe— 👽🦋🌎🌹🌈 (@blahblahwhynot) March 28, 2021
Dante says the attack by Estrada left him with a broken nose.
Watch the video the guy with the megaphone hit me with his flag right in the nose yet he claims that I throw his megaphone and hit him and all these other things thank God this is on video so that he is a proven liar. Watch that whole video it’s nuts https://t.co/QzCs6VBQZC— DanteTheComic (@Dantethecomic) March 28, 2021
In an interview with Weber, Estrada admitted to attacking Dante, while claiming to be the victim himself, and absurdly accusing Dante of an anti-LGBT hate crime.
I am and have always been a champion and advocate for the #lgbtq+ community. #Police here is more evidence.@lapdlurie @agbecerra @lapdchiefmoore @mayorofla @shaunking @theshaderoom @lapdhollywood @cd4losangeles @cityattorneyla @gavinnewsom @vp @potus @FBI #BLM #BlackLivesMatter pic.twitter.com/0EVP8BB8E7— DanteTheComic (@Dantethecomic) March 28, 2021
Estrada claims that Dante smacked his megaphone before the assault, but Weber’s video clearly shows that Dante is trying to flee when he’s assaulted by the group. After the rally, Estrada took to Instagram to again brag about his assault on Dante, saying he’s “happy (Dante) got to taste the rainbow,” while posing next to an unidentified man wearing a “SuperStraight” shirt. “SuperStraight” is a movement of hardcore neo-Nazis attempting to use anti-trans bigotry to mainstream their Nazi ideas, and it has been banned from numerous social media sites for inciting hatred.
Estrada has not been arrested for the incident, despite video evidence and multiple confessions to the violent crime.
ADAM MICHAEL KEIFER
Here's the picture that was added to the tweet. The man wearing the shirt is named Adam Michael Kiefer. He's a big fan of political violence pic.twitter.com/RJmB4A9LK4— Mitch O'Farrell Hates Freedom (@desertborder) April 1, 2021
Proud Boy Adam Kiefer participated in the assault on Dante. That’s him wearing the full face horror movie mask.
Thank God. Now I can see who else hit me. The guy in the mask I didn’t even know it was near me. The guy with a megaphone hit me with his flag in the nose and my nose is now broken. https://t.co/aai9XC2yZ7— DanteTheComic (@Dantethecomic) March 28, 2021
Unfortunately, his attempt to conceal his identity wasn’t very successful, because he wore a shirt advertising his own Instagram handle.
100% Adam Kiefer. pic.twitter.com/qRYDbvlOnc— SDAgainstFash (@SDAgainstFash) March 28, 2021
In August of last year, he wore a “white lives matter” shirt to a Trump rally and pepper-sprayed counterprotesters.
I guess when I uploaded the pepper spray video earlier I didn't get the part with the actual pepper spray, oops. Here it is. Clearly not self-defense. You don't get to pepper spray people just because they're yelling at you. But of course the cops don't care when a chud does it pic.twitter.com/eFnFj2eCA6— Mitch O'Farrell Hates Freedom (@desertborder) August 22, 2020
And sometime over the summer, he threatened and assaulted a woman in El Segundo at another Trump rally.
Adam Michael Kiefer shoving and threatening a woman in El Segundo pic.twitter.com/bNDZLIZT5Y— Mitch O'Farrell Hates Freedom (@desertborder) April 8, 2021
Kiefer also showed up at a Proud Boys rally in Fresno a couple weeks after the QAnon rally, protesting against the firing of a Fresno police officer who got kicked off the force for being a Proud Boy.
Adam Kiefer is a well-documented Proud boy from Southern California pic.twitter.com/AAJ8zXS5gg— Borwin (@Borwin10) April 12, 2021
THADDIS “KINGLUV” JOHNSON
Johnson organized the entire rally, which makes the attack on Dante kinda his fault. He did get all his friends to pose for a group picture, which was helpful in ID’ing some of them. Thanks Kingluv!
Thaddis "Kingluv" Johnson of Fresno, CA, taking credit for organizing the violent QAnon rally in Hollywood on March 27 pic.twitter.com/50Qt6SYgSw— Mitch O'Farrell Hates Freedom (@desertborder) April 8, 2021
Johnson’s Instagram is filled with extreme anti-vaxx and QAnon content, and he occasionally promotes posts from Capitol rioters, including Jess Weber (more on him later), Elijah Schaffer and LA-area antivaxxer Siaka Massaquoi. He’s also appeared several times on Weber’s YouTube show. As far as we know, Johnson hasn’t been involved in any violent MAGA crimes, unless you count the bars he spits (sample lyric: “They be false flaggin’ ISIS/Why did Zuckerberg censor my shit.”)
Capitol rioter Jess Weber is here pic.twitter.com/pKbcxMP6FS— Mitch O'Farrell Hates Freedom (@desertborder) March 27, 2021
Capitol rioter Jess Weber is most famous for a very ill-advised Parler post he made on the 6th.
#5an2kTUFQs2t— ParlerVideos / Tommy Carstensen (@ParlerVideos) March 28, 2021
0:04 "We are gonna go back in."
0:15 "Make sure if you ever take over the Capitol or any other big place ... you bring a shield."
0:22 "You can't get this anywhere - except for a cop's hands."
⏱ 27.40 s
📱 iPhone 12 Pro
⌚️ 16:04:06 pic.twitter.com/znZ7Ds9MSl
It’s unclear where Weber got the shield that day or whether he really entered the Capitol as he claimed in the video. What is obvious is that he’s an extreme bigot.
TW on this one: Jess Weber in DC on Jan. 6, talking about lynching Obama pic.twitter.com/zJjI2CtlRk— Mitch O'Farrell Hates Freedom (@desertborder) April 8, 2021
Weber is also good friends with violent neo-Nazi Ryan Sanchez, who goes by Culture War Criminal. Sanchez, whose identity was first revealed by LCRW, lost his DLive and his Twitter after the Capitol riot, but that didn’t stop him from continuing to promote the Groyper movement in Southern California.
Capitol rioter Jess Weber palling around with his good friend Ryan Sanchez, aka Culture War Criminal pic.twitter.com/QiXuw7KAgV— Mitch O'Farrell Hates Freedom (@desertborder) April 7, 2021
Weber, a failed actor who played a bit part in the confused and meandering Christopher Nolan vehicle Tenet, got his first big break with a staged video in which he pretended to accidentally fire a gun in his closet. After the Capitol riot, his YouTube channel was deleted, so he uploaded a video on someone else’s channel to whine about supposed censorship.
Weber soon launched another YouTube channel under the same name. As with his previous channel, he leans heavily towards wild conspiracy theories and entirely fake news.
He lies often in his videos, sometimes even while providing video evidence that he’s lying. At a rally against Covid restrictions in Huntington Beach last year, for example, Weber interviewed a pair of passersby who had argued with the Trump-loving crowd. In the middle of Weber’s interview, the pair were brutally attacked by Trump supporters. Weber filmed the assault, then–still filming–followed the pair as they were led away by police and began lying loudly about what had just happened, claiming that the victims had started the fight.
One more from Weber: he's interviewing an anti-Trump passerby at one of the Curfew Breaker events in BH when the Trumpers suddenly attack the guy he's interviewing. Weber cheers on the attackers, then runs up to the cops and immediately starts lying about what happened pic.twitter.com/cWqekCFxw5— Mitch O'Farrell Hates Freedom (@desertborder) April 8, 2021
Weber’s sidekick and cameraman, Alberto Nunez, was also at the Capitol, where he filmed himself committing a federal crime while begging FBI informant Enrique Tarrio for approval.
You've probably seen the video of failed-actor-turned-fascist-propagandist Jess Weber holding a riot shield at the Capitol and bragging that it came "from a cop's hands." But did you know his cameraman, Alberto Nunez, was also a Capitol rioter? pic.twitter.com/GyLjq6iFWo— Mitch O'Farrell Hates Freedom (@desertborder) April 6, 2021
Alberto has actually met Tarrio on several occasions, and was present in DC on Dec. 12, when Tarrio and his pals vandalized several Black churches.
Alberto loooooves Enrique Tarrio. pic.twitter.com/aA3fhHzl7N— SDAgainstFash (@SDAgainstFash) April 6, 2021
Nunez is almost always around when Weber’s on the scene. His first time on an airplane, in fact, was one of his trips to DC with Weber. Extremely bad start, Alberto!
JOE VARGAS (MAGA PIT)
Vargas, who goes by the nom-de-fash MAGA Pit, was in DC on the 6th, though it is unclear whether he entered the Capitol.
Jorge Riley, a Sacramento Republican leader, has been arrested for his role in the Capitol riots.— Chad Loder (@chadloder) January 22, 2021
You can see him in this airport photo with other California-based violent regime dead-enders, including Joe Vargas (aka “MAGA Pit”).
Who else can you identify in this photo? pic.twitter.com/ayvE8jyTam
In December, Vargas participated in a gang assault in Santa Ana, California, along with Capitol rioter Kim Sorgente and a few other as-yet-unidentified violent fascists. Sorgente was later charged with two counts of assault with a deadly weapon other than a firearm for his participation in the attack.
Joe Vargas, aka MAGA Pit, participating in a gang assault in Santa Ana on Dec. 6 along with now-jailed Capitol rioter Kim Sorgente and several other unidentified fascists pic.twitter.com/vDfKRTQTAt— Mitch O'Farrell Hates Freedom (@desertborder) April 8, 2021
Capitol stormer Ed Badalian showed up maskless at the Hollywood rally and helpfully posed for a photo at Kingluv’s direction.
Let’s all say hello to LA-area violent fascist and Capitol stormer Edward Badalian, 26, seen here in the West side of the building, overturning furniture and holding the door for looters. He’s recognizable by his distinctive American flag gaiter and Armenian-language Trump hat pic.twitter.com/VG1aonKiiA— Mitch O'Farrell Hates Freedom (@desertborder) January 15, 2021
Badalian loves doing violent crimes in public, to the point where he’ll even fight his own MAGA brothers just for the adrenaline rush.
Ed participated in some good, old-fashioned MAGA-on-MAGA violence before entering the Capitol pic.twitter.com/C8fQT7Wvev— Mitch O'Farrell Hates Freedom (@desertborder) January 15, 2021
Badalian is, perhaps unsurprisingly, a neo-Nazi.
Ed leans pretty 1488 and has for awhile, as evidenced by this post of neo-Nazi propaganda from 2016 pic.twitter.com/bZpb9libo1— Mitch O'Farrell Hates Freedom (@desertborder) January 15, 2021
Like a lot of the folks on this list, Ed has a history of committing MAGA-themed violent crimes in full view of the police and suffering no consequences for it.
Back in October, Ed caused a stir when he assaulted multiple people in Beverly Hills with a large weaponized flagpole, known as a “leaded cane” under California law. Cops let him go, of course. Shoutout @TinaDesireeBerg for the video pic.twitter.com/fZzVftDPF7— Mitch O'Farrell Hates Freedom (@desertborder) January 15, 2021
Badalian stormed the Capitol alongside his good friend Danny Rodriguez, who tased a cop at the Capitol and is currently in jail. Hot tip for Ed: probably not the best idea right now for you to be attending violent fascist rallies in person with your face uncovered.
Here’s a selfie Danny took with some friends (hi Ed Badalian!) outside the Capitol. Note the matching hat junk (mirror image b/c selfie) from the earlier videos pic.twitter.com/HAq4PZJOGW— waterspider (@waterspider__) January 15, 2021
Makowka was a major player in the January shutdown of the largest vaccination site in the country, Dodger Stadium, where anti-vaxxers colluded with LAPD to deprive people of the Covid vaccine. Makowka, who was erroneously named as the organizer of the rally in early reports, harassed people waiting in line to get their vaccines.
A couple of the protestors spoke to drivers waiting in line after the gates have been closed. “Have fun being a byproduct of Bill Gates,” she said. pic.twitter.com/1FTpXQLucc— Emily Holshouser (@emilyytayylor) January 30, 2021
Makowka returned to Dodger Stadium for a second anti-vaxx protest in February. The site was not shut down on that occasion, but LAPD officers did escort anti-vaxxers up to the gates of the site, despite a promise by LAPD chief Michel Moore after the January shutdown that anti-vaxx protesters would be confined to a designated protest zone if they returned to Dodger Stadium.
Police escorted the anti-vaxxers and let them march all the way to the entrance of Dodgers Stadium. pic.twitter.com/mPZ6mlEf9l— Vishal P Singh (@VPS_Reports) February 27, 2021
Three days after the March Q rally, Makowka assaulted journalist Vishal Singh.
The man’s name is Christopher Brow AKA WYSIWYG TV— a participant in the January 6th DC insurrection. The woman’s name is Bryna Makowka. She threatens me in this video and attempts to rob me. pic.twitter.com/vxrMA70tbP— Vishal P Singh (@VPS_Reports) March 30, 2021
Makowka (who, again, was not the organizer of the Dodger Stadium rally–that honor belongs to a failed comedian named Jason Lefkowitz) writes for a white-nationalist news site called New Right Network, where she wrote a touching paean to her close friend, Capitol rioter Gina Bisignano.
Bryna Makowka, the organizer of the anti-vaxx protest that shut down Dodgers Stadium yesterday, writes for far-right racist conspiracy site New Right Network. In a September article, she wrote fondly about her friendship with recently-imprisoned Capitol stormer Gina Bisignano pic.twitter.com/KUOrcFDdCU— Mitch O'Farrell Hates Freedom (@desertborder) January 31, 2021
KENNEDY LINDSEY AND TRAVIS WHITCHER
Capitol rioter Kennedy Lindsey came to film the rally along with her partner-in-fash Travis Whitcher.
Aaaaaand there she is, roaming around aimlessly inside the Capitol on Baked Alaska’s stream pic.twitter.com/OiUKY9GCSI— Mitch O'Farrell Hates Freedom (@desertborder) January 17, 2021
Lindsey later bragged to journalist Vishal Singh about her participation in the Capitol riot and her friendship with Proud Boys, and told him it was “fucking awesome” that the Proud Boys assaulted him.
Known white supremacists showed up to harass protesters. This is Kennedy Lindsey, a participant in the January 6th DC insurrection at the Capitol. @LAPDHQ arrested countless journalists and activists, but she was allowed to freely roam the area while open carrying bear mace. pic.twitter.com/FVYDcfUJqt— Vishal P Singh (@VPS_Reports) March 26, 2021
Under the banner of their far-right YouTube channel “45th News Brigade,” Whitcher and Lindsey troll BLM and leftist protests, with Lindsey often yelling that leftist protesters are “demons.” She also participated in destroying a vigil set up in LA to honor the lives of Daunte Wright and Adam Toledo.
More on Kennedy Lindsey of Canoga Park, who destroyed the Daunte Wright memorial in Los Angeles tonight.— Chad Loder (@chadloder) April 16, 2021
Kennedy Lindsey stormed the Capitol on January 6th and was filmed inside. She has yet to face any consequences, and is rumored to be acting as an informant for the FBI. pic.twitter.com/fw7iIZPcmB
Lindsey lies constantly in her videos, and while she missed filming (or witnessing) the bulk of the attack on Dante, she immediately began claiming that Dante had attacked Estrada. She then referred to Dante as an “Antifa pedophile,” a clearly defamatory accusation, based solely on the fact that he got beat up by the QAnoners.
Last summer, Whitcher attempted to make a name for himself filming BLM protests in the LA area but, according to numerous sources LCRW has spoken with, was run out of protest spaces for sexually harassing women and femmes in the movement. After that, he promptly switched to producing fascist propaganda, and has participated in various anti-mask and anti-vaxx protests in the area, including the second Dodger Stadium rally.
LAPD tells me to “pick a side.” We know which side they have chosen. pic.twitter.com/1vCLauP1io— Vishal P Singh (@VPS_Reports) February 27, 2021
During an illegal maskless protest at an LA-area Target, a bystander pointed a bottle of cleaning spray at Whitcher to ensure social distancing, which is inarguably the proper way to handle anti-maskers:
A shopper apparently sprayed a cleaning agent at some of the anti-maskers. pic.twitter.com/4ruO1fV3Uq— Samuel Braslow (@SamBraslow) January 11, 2021
Nick Yaya, who is not a doctor but loves to wear a lab coat around, helped prevent people from getting vaccines at the Dodger Stadium shutdown.
The apparent organizer of the event repeatedly brought up Bill Gates, describing him as “a satanic pedophile eugenicist.” pic.twitter.com/lqzbZmBgrc— Samuel Braslow (@SamBraslow) January 30, 2021
Never one to miss an anti-vaxx protest, Yaya showed up to one at Inglewood alongside Armen Rezz, Bryna Makowka and Capitol rioter Siaka Massaquoi.
Here are some of the LA-area Trump supporters who shut down vaccine sites and terrorize low-income neighborhoods with maskless protests.— Chad Loder (@chadloder) February 20, 2021
1. Nick Yaya, 2. Armen Rezz, 3. Ashley Jeffrey, 4. Asefeh Shirafkan, 5. Siaka Massaquoi, 6. Roman Drake, 7. Bryna Makowka, 8. Jason Lefkowitz pic.twitter.com/JSezdPO0uH
At the Inglewood protest, Yaya mistook journalist Sean Carmitchel for local antifascist activist Chad Loder, and threatened Carmitchel with violence.
Today, Nick Yaya and his band of MAGA grifters staged a maskless anti-vax protest in Inglewood, a predominantly Black and Latino neighborhood.— Chad Loder (@chadloder) February 20, 2021
Nick confused @ACatWithNews for me, calling him by my name and threatening him. Nick Yaya, I’m your Huckleberry. pic.twitter.com/izNxKUX09S
Yaya also came to the second Dodger Stadium protest.
Nick Yaya wore his little gloves to fight? 😂 https://t.co/xy2kpSrexf— Chad Loder (@chadloder) February 28, 2021
LUCAS REESE ISTRUIZ
Lucas Reese Isturiz’s favorite thing to do at rallies is try to intimidate women, usually unsuccessfully. At the Hollywood QAnon rally, he aimed his deranged ranting at Waterspider:
Hi Lucas— pic.twitter.com/BUAW3FNFZa— waterspider (@waterspider__) March 27, 2021
At Dodger’s Stadium this afternoon, police temporarily stopped vaccinations in response to around 40 anti-vaccine protesters at the entrance. pic.twitter.com/gyt0jut3ys— Samuel Braslow (@SamBraslow) January 30, 2021
On January 6, in DTLA, Lucas was reportedly involved in an assault.
He was arrested that day, but per the Register-Herald piece, he wasn’t charged for the assault, he was only cited with failure to disperse.
Tough guy Lucas Reese Isturiz https://t.co/BtlHVkADlh— Mitch O'Farrell Hates Freedom (@desertborder) April 8, 2021
Several weeks after the QAnon rally, Lucas returned to Hollywood to help destroy a memorial for Daunte Wright and Adam Toledo.
Tonight’s Daunte Wright memorial in Los Angeles was destroyed by right-wingers Lucas Reese Isturiz, Angie Chang, Kennedy Lindsey, and Tracey (last name unknown).— Chad Loder (@chadloder) April 16, 2021
They knocked over the candles and ripped down the photographs of #DaunteWright. Thread: pic.twitter.com/evFSVxI0n1
Earlier that same night, Lucas threatened activists in Hollywood with a mass shooting.
Here is white supremacist and Proud Boy wannabe Lucas Reese Isturiz claiming that if the cops were not present, he and other Trump supporters would show up with guns and mow down the protesters from last night. He then went on to help destroy the vigil for #DaunteWright. pic.twitter.com/y1RDiak1WV— Vishal P Singh (@VPS_Reports) April 16, 2021
Lucas has been to jail multiple times, and an ex requested a restraining order against him.
More on Lucas Reese Isturiz of Alhambra, who destroyed the memorial.— Chad Loder (@chadloder) April 16, 2021
Lucas has a history of violence towards women. His ex filed for a restraining order against him. He was part of the anti-vaccine protest that shut down the Dodger Stadium vaccine site earlier this year. pic.twitter.com/y2Afozf934
Did I mention Lucas loves to harass women?
Today, at an anti-mask protest held outside of Sephora #BeverlyHills <commie Sephora according to the fascists> Lucas harassed myself and another female then Arielle (w/ hat + aviators) harassed @ACatWithNews pic.twitter.com/KOsK6rFHRb— waterspider (@waterspider__) April 8, 2021
His current girlfriend, racist anti-masker Angie Chang, came with him to the Hollywood QAnon rally. She also helped destroy the memorial for Daunte Wright and Adam Toledo.
More on Angie Chang of Los Angeles, who was fired recently from her job as a software developer at Alo Yoga for harassing shoppers at “mask free” and anti-vac protests.— Chad Loder (@chadloder) April 16, 2021
Angie Chang appears to be Lucas Isturiz’s new girlfriend, which puts her at risk of domestic violence. https://t.co/bQuyDln8XJ
Angie got shitcanned from her software job this year for her racist vitriol and pro-Covid activism.
Alo Fam! We want to let you know that Angie Chang is no longer employed nor affiliated with @aloyoga. We do not support her views or thoughts and we appreciate you looking out!— Alo Yoga (@aloyoga) February 26, 2021
Seems a little late for that, no? pic.twitter.com/aJZyjzZI4N— Mitch O'Farrell Hates Freedom (@desertborder) March 27, 2021
QAnoner, anti-masker and small-time livestreamer Armen Rezz attended the March rally. Here he is back in January, getting violent at the mall:
A group of anti-maskers did maskless shopping today at a Ralph’s and the Westfield Century City Mall. They got into some verbal altercations w/ store employees and there were a couple of physical altercations as well. Here, they tried to push open the doors of a Steve Madden. pic.twitter.com/njIYPaFMNJ— Emily Holshouser (@emilyytayylor) January 4, 2021
Rezz also helped prevent people from getting Covid vaccines at Dodger Stadium in January.
That’s Armen Rezz standing next to Roman Drake, in the white t-shirt and the beanie (photo on the right for comparison). Armen was present in DTLA on January 6th where he physically and verbally harassed multiple women. pic.twitter.com/xUHkJ7NzUL— Chad Loder (@chadloder) January 30, 2021
And he came back to Dodger Stadium in February, seen at about 0:55 in this tweet.
Though things remained pretty tense, with verbal confrontations throughout the day. Black Bloc counter protestors(calling them pro-vaccine going forward) wanted to prevent the (calling them vaccine skeptics going forward) from marching to Dodger Stadium. pic.twitter.com/KVwlloInGT— Sean Carmitchel (@ACatWithNews) February 28, 2021
Rezz filmed the racist attack on LA resident Berlinda Nibo in downtown LA on Jan. 6. Of course, in his video of the event, titled “BLM Thugs Antagonize Peaceful Americans at West Coast WILD Protest,” he blames Nibo for it. LAPD later confirmed they’re treating it as a hate crime against Nibo, but nice try Armen!
The LAPD is asking for the public's help in identifying two people of interest involved in an alleged Hate Crime/Battery that occurred January 6 in front of Downtown LA City Hall.— LAPD HQ (@LAPDHQ) January 12, 2021
Any info call LAPD Central Detectives 213-996-1248 or remain anonymous at https://t.co/Ti3qvwDM7Y pic.twitter.com/B8CtMZF7Ss
Failed screenwriter, personal trainer and anti-vaxx cultist Paul Onaga pic.twitter.com/M9RRJ1jOHG— Mitch O'Farrell Hates Freedom (@desertborder) March 27, 2021
Failed screenwriter Paul Onaga is a hardcore QAnoner and anti-vaxxer who helped shut down Dodger Stadium during the anti-vaxx protest there.
This anti-vaccine / anti-mask protestor who helped shut down the largest vaccination site in the US today, goes by “Toshio”, and we’ve seen his face before. pic.twitter.com/H1pGaceGbc— Chad Loder (@chadloder) January 31, 2021
He came back to Dodger Stadium to try to shut it down a second time in February.
Cult member, anti-vaxxer, screenwriter, and personal trainer Paul Onaga, aka “Toshio 3.0” of Los Angeles. pic.twitter.com/8cp4yFkcfs— Chad Loder (@chadloder) February 27, 2021
Outside a Burbank bar called Tinhorn Flats, which became a far-right rallying point after it was shuttered by the city for repeated safety violations, Onaga assaulted a city employee, seen at about 2:28 in this video.
If you really want to punish yourself, you can read Onaga’s terrible screenplay here.
Onaga is, hilariously, too conspiratorial for even the other anti-maskers.
One protester accuses another of alienating people with more conspiratorial ideas pic.twitter.com/phOI8mRzse— Samuel Braslow (@SamBraslow) December 1, 2020
He was last seen in Beverly Hills harassing elementary school children for wearing masks.
At hawthorn elementary school in Beverly Hills, where a small group of anti-maskers has gathered with signs and flyers to protest public safety measures. They are telling passing children not to wear masks. pic.twitter.com/hsZvrRXNdP— Samuel Braslow (@SamBraslow) April 21, 2021
If you have information on any of the people listed above, or any of the other attendees of the violent QAnon rally in Hollywood on March 27, please dm @desertborder or @waterspider__ on Twitter or email [firstname.lastname@example.org](mailto:email@example.com).
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