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QANONERS ARE RALLYING SATURDAY in HOLLYWOOD. LAST TIME THEY BEAT a BYSTANDER and THREATENED a JOURNALIST

by WATERSPIDER |DESERTBORDER

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

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.

7:51 PM • March 27, 2021 (UTC)

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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. HELP!! THEY WANT ME DEAD! This is how the @lapdhq treats a civil rights activist. @lapdlurie @agbecerra @lapdchiefmoore @mayorofla

2:50 AM • March 28, 2021 (UTC)

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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.

@chadloder @Dantethecomic Weber got another angle-

6:01 PM • March 28, 2021 (UTC)

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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 THE LAPD IS CORRUPT AND CLEARLY WANTS ME DEAD. @lapdlurie @agbecerra @lapdchiefmoore @mayorofla @shaunking @theshaderoom @lapdhollywood @cd4losangeles @cityattorneyla @gavinnewsom @vp

3:23 AM • March 28, 2021 (UTC)

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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.”

Flyer for April 24th QAnon 'Patriot Party to save our children' rally in Hollywood with 'attendance of Proud Boys for our security'
Graphic design is ever the passion of many a QAnon follower.

A separate group, reportedly led by violent racist Lindsey Grathwohl, is planning to protest outside the Oscars the following day.

Flyer for April 25th 'fuck the Oscars' rally, imploring people to bring their 'signs, flags and patriotic gear' to Union Station, far away from where the ceremony is held, to 'show the Hollywood elite they aren't adored'
Flyer for the “Fuck the Oscars” event complete with glitter

Let’s take a look at some of the attendees of the March 27 QAnon rally:

MARIO ESTRADA

There’s a small but very angry QAnon rally on Hollywood and Vine right now

5:07 PM • March 27, 2021 (UTC)

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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.

Instagram screencap of one of Mario Estrada's posts from the December 12th 'Million MAGA March' showing a huge crowd marching down a street. He says 'When I saw yellow and black I knew I would be safe because we know that the police are in the pocket of Mayor Bowser.' Yellow and black is the uniform of the Proud Boys.
Estrada shouting out the Proud Boys.

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.

@chadloder @Dantethecomic Weber got another angle-

6:01 PM • March 28, 2021 (UTC)

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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

6:14 PM • March 28, 2021 (UTC)

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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

6:53 PM • March 28, 2021 (UTC)

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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.

Instagram screencap of one of Mario Estrada's posts where he gives a thumbs up while posing next to someone in a neo-Nazi 'super straight' shirt
Estrada bragging about his attack on Dante.

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

1:33 AM • April 1, 2021 (UTC)

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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.

6:09 PM • March 28, 2021 (UTC)

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Unfortunately, his attempt to conceal his identity wasn’t very successful, because he wore a shirt advertising his own Instagram handle.

@desertborder 100% Adam Kiefer.

1:10 AM • March 28, 2021 (UTC)

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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

5:04 AM • August 22, 2020 (UTC)

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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

12:05 AM • April 8, 2021 (UTC)

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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

12:43 AM • April 12, 2021 (UTC)

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THADDIS “KINGLUV” JOHNSON

Thaddis Johnson, a bearded man in a red shirt with 'save the children' emblazoned on it, holding up a cardboard sign with the hashtags 'Pizzagate,' 'frazzle drip,' and 'WWG1WGA.'
Thaddis “Kingluv” Johnson holding up a sign declaring his belief that Democratic Party leadership rapes and eats children.

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

12:10 AM • April 8, 2021 (UTC)

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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.”)

JESS WEBER

Capitol rioter Jess Weber is here

5:36 PM • March 27, 2021 (UTC)

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Capitol rioter Jess Weber is most famous for a very ill-advised Parler post he made on the 6th.

#5an2kTUFQs2t

👤 #StolenShield 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.”

📍 #East ⏱ 27.40 s 📱 iPhone 12 Pro ⌚️ 16:04:06

2:41 AM • March 28, 2021 (UTC)

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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

12:58 AM • April 8, 2021 (UTC)

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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

11:55 PM • April 7, 2021 (UTC)

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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

1:01 AM • April 8, 2021 (UTC)

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ALBERTO NUNEZ

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?

6:35 PM • April 6, 2021 (UTC)

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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.

@desertborder @Oside4All Alberto loooooves Enrique Tarrio.

7:01 PM • April 6, 2021 (UTC)

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Youtube screenshot showing Nunez and Weber standing in the middle of a crowd of QAnon people in front of Hollywood High School.
Weber and Nunez at Hollywood High. Screenshot from @ACATWITHNEWS

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!

Screenshot of a video of Nunez and Weber sitting next to each other on an airplane. Nunez captions it 'First time on an airplane. Feels like a slow moving rollercoaster.'
Weber and Nunez on their way to DC.

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.

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?

1:04 AM • January 22, 2021 (UTC)

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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

12:02 AM • April 8, 2021 (UTC)

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ED BADALIAN

Screenshot of a video of Ed Badalian, wearing sunglasses, a baseball cap and a shirt with a lion on it behind Kennedy Lindsey, wearing a backwards baseball cap and holding a 'save the children' sign.
Capitol stormers Ed Badalian and Kennedy Lindsey at the March 27th QAnon rally.

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

12:12 AM • January 15, 2021 (UTC)

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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

12:12 AM • January 15, 2021 (UTC)

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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

12:13 AM • January 15, 2021 (UTC)

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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

12:13 AM • January 15, 2021 (UTC)

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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

4:46 PM • January 15, 2021 (UTC)

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BRYNA MAKOWKA

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.

11:24 PM • January 30, 2021 (UTC)

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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.

11:25 PM • February 27, 2021 (UTC)

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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.

9:13 PM • March 30, 2021 (UTC)

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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

9:48 PM • January 31, 2021 (UTC)

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KENNEDY LINDSEY AND TRAVIS WHITCHER

Screenshot of a video showing Kennedy Lindsey in a backwards baseball cap in the corner of the frame as a QAnon crowd gathers around Hollywood High School.
Kennedy Lindsey as seen in a screenshot by @ACATWITHNEWS

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

9:43 PM • January 17, 2021 (UTC)

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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.

8:10 AM • March 26, 2021 (UTC)

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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.

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.

9:00 AM • April 16, 2021 (UTC)

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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.

11:27 PM • February 27, 2021 (UTC)

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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.

4:59 AM • January 11, 2021 (UTC)

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NICK YAYA

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Nick Yaya apparently forgot his labcoat for the QAnon rally.

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.”

11:37 PM • January 30, 2021 (UTC)

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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.

  1. Nick Yaya, 2. Armen Rezz, 3. Ashley Jeffrey, 4. Asefeh Shirafkan, 5. Siaka Massaquoi, 6. Roman Drake, 7. Bryna Makowka, 8. Jason Lefkowitz

10:58 PM • February 20, 2021 (UTC)

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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.

Nick confused @ACatWithNews for me, calling him by my name and threatening him. Nick Yaya, I’m your Huckleberry.

9:44 PM • February 20, 2021 (UTC)

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Yaya also came to the second Dodger Stadium protest.

Nick Yaya wore his little gloves to fight? 😂

7:28 AM • February 28, 2021 (UTC)

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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—

5:45 PM • March 27, 2021 (UTC)

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Isturiz helped to shut down Dodger Stadium in January, and copped to it in a Register-Herald article, where he also revealed he’s under the spell of extreme-right hate preacher Jesse Lee Peterson.

At Dodger’s Stadium this afternoon, police temporarily stopped vaccinations in response to around 40 anti-vaccine protesters at the entrance.

11:13 PM • January 30, 2021 (UTC)

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On January 6, in DTLA, Lucas was reportedly involved in an assault.

That’s Lucas Reese Isturiz in the video. Here he is assaulting Joshua Pacheco on January 6th in DTLA.

8:57 PM • February 11, 2021 (UTC)

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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

12:09 AM • April 8, 2021 (UTC)

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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).

They knocked over the candles and ripped down the photographs of #DaunteWright. Thread:

8:31 AM • April 16, 2021 (UTC)

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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.

11:00 PM • April 16, 2021 (UTC)

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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.

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.

8:37 AM • April 16, 2021 (UTC)

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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

12:31 AM • April 8, 2021 (UTC)

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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.

Angie Chang appears to be Lucas Isturiz’s new girlfriend, which puts her at risk of domestic violence.

8:41 AM • April 16, 2021 (UTC)

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Angie got shitcanned from her software job this year for her racist vitriol and pro-Covid activism.

@BlueChele @chadloder 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!

6:58 PM • February 26, 2021 (UTC)

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ARMEN REZZ

Seems a little late for that, no?

5:47 PM • March 27, 2021 (UTC)

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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.

1:51 AM • January 4, 2021 (UTC)

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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.

11:44 PM • January 30, 2021 (UTC)

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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.

12:39 AM • February 28, 2021 (UTC)

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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.

Any info call LAPD Central Detectives 213-996-1248 or remain anonymous at

5:05 AM • January 12, 2021 (UTC)

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PAUL ONAGA

Failed screenwriter, personal trainer and anti-vaxx cultist Paul Onaga

5:45 PM • March 27, 2021 (UTC)

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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.

12:19 AM • January 31, 2021 (UTC)

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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.

9:08 PM • February 27, 2021 (UTC)

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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

7:06 PM • December 1, 2020 (UTC)

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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.

9:35 PM • April 21, 2021 (UTC)

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