Liberal Media Goes Ballistic Over Elon Exposing Twitter's Censorship Operation
As Canada Prepares to Confiscate Guns, Some Provinces Rebel Against the Policy
Fidel Castro Celebrant Raphael Warnock Neck to Neck With Herschel Walker in Georgia...
Why Do You Want to Be President?
READ IT: Full Bombshell Thread on Twitter's Censorship of the Hunter Biden Laptop...
Democrat Lawmaker Abandons Party, Turns Republican
Another Lawsuit Filed Against Oregon for Most Restrictive Gun Law in the Country
Mainstream Media Covers Up Sanitized Response to CCP and Chinese Protests
Stunning Takeaways From Twitter's Censorship of Hunter Biden's Laptop
CNN's Don Lemon Remarks About Women's Sports Could Get Him Canceled
FBI Denies Purging Conservative Employees Despite Strong Allegations
Why Elon Had to Suspend Kanye West's Twitter Account
DNC Shakes Up 2024 Presidential Primary Schedule and Iowa Dems Aren't Happy
Stephanie Rhule Finds Politicized Congress Members
Hillary Clinton Compares Pro-Lifers to the Taliban

The BLM Riot Victims Michelle Obama Doesn’t Give a Damn About

(Democratic National Convention via AP)

Former First Lady Michelle Obama is out with a new campaign video for Joe Biden. In it, she accuses President Trump and his followers of racism for daring to discuss and combat violent riots in Democrat cities across the country. 

"Only a tiny fraction of demonstrations have had any violence at all."


Let's take a look at the data Mrs. Obama is likely referring to. A study by Princeton University found 570 Black Lives Matter led "protests" turned into violent riots. 

While she lectures Americans and virtue signals on racism, Mrs. Obama won't tell you who has been affected the most by those riots: minorities. 

Take for example this Minneapolis woman, whose neighborhood was destroyed. 

Or this African immigrant who spent his life savings on a business that was burned to the ground. 

Minneapolis firefighter Korboi "KB" Balla says his dream was always to open a sports bar, something he almost achieved after "countless hours" working on the project.

His initial open date in March had to be pushed back because of the coronavirus pandemic. He was ready to finally open his doors in June, but that plan came to a crashing halt when rioters destroyed his business on Wednesday.

"I don't know what I'm going to do," a teary-eyed Balla told a CBS affiliate. The outlet reported that Balla invested his life savings into opening the bar which looters infiltrated as cameras were rolling.

"We've been working so hard for this place. This is not just for me. This is for my family," Balla says on the video.

Or this furniture store owner, whose life's work was demolished. 

Speaking of data, the riots over the summer were the most expensive in history.

The vandalism and looting following the death of George Floyd at the hands of the Minneapolis police will cost the insurance industry more than any other violent demonstrations in recent history, Axios has learned.

That number could be as much as $2 billion and possibly more, according to the Insurance Information Institute (or Triple-I), which compiles information from PCS as well as other firms that report such statistics.

The protests related to George Floyd's death are also different because they are so widespread. "It's not just happening in one city or state — it's all over the country," Loretta L. Worters of the Triple-I tells Axios.

"And this is still happening, so the losses could be significantly more."

When will Mrs. Obama, former Vice President Biden and Senator Kamala Harris be asked to "disavow" Black Lives Matter? Or Antifa? And when will they be asked why they continue to downplay horrific violence and destruction imposed by these groups on innocent people? The country is waiting. 

In the meantime the Department of Justice, led by Attorney General Bill Barr and backed by President Trump, is tracking down rioters, putting them in prison and seeking justice for their victims. 

Join the conversation as a VIP Member


Trending on Townhall Video