Anti-Sharia Activists and Militia Members Protested in Raleigh Saturday. They Were Vastly Outnumbered.

Anti-Sharia Activists and Militia Members Protested in Raleigh Saturday. They Were Vastly Outnumbered.

Far-right groups converged on the grounds of the state Capitol in Raleigh for an anti-sharia law rally, part of a nationwide string of events hosted by the anti-Muslim organization ACT for America, on Saturday.

The national organizers had attempted to distance the rallies from overt white supremacy. Two days earlier, the national organization issued a statement disavowing the “March Against Sharia” in Bentonville, Arkansas, organized by neo-Nazi Billy Roper, saying they canceled the event “when we became aware that the organizer is associated with white supremacist groups.”

“There are no KKK here, there are no Nazis here,” said Peter Boykin, president of Gays for Trump and the local coordinator for the Raleigh anti-sharia rally.…

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