Late-night host Stephen Colbert on Thursday condemned the mob related to left-wing antifa activists that surrounded Fox Information host Tucker Carlson’s house the earlier evening.
“Preventing Tucker Carlson’s concepts is an American proper. Concentrating on his house and terrorizing his household is an act of monstrous cowardice,” Colbert tweeted Thursday.
“Clearly don’t do that, but additionally, take no pleasure in it taking place,” Colbert added. “Feeding monsters simply makes extra monsters.”
Preventing Tucker Carlson’s concepts is an American proper. Concentrating on his house and terrorizing his household is an act of monstrous cowardice. Clearly don’t do that, but additionally, take no pleasure in it taking place. Feeding monsters simply makes extra monsters.
— Stephen Colbert (@StephenAtHome) November 8, 2018
Smash Racism DC, a Twitter account that associates itself with antifa, tweeted Wednesday that activists have been protesting Carlson at his house.
Within the since-deleted tweet, Smash Racism DC included video of the mob surrounding Carlson’s house and chanting loudly, “Tucker Carlson, we are going to battle! We all know the place you sleep at evening!”
One other now-deleted tweet from the account learn, “Each evening you unfold worry into our houses—worry of the opposite, worry of us, and worry of them. Every evening you inform us we aren’t secure.”
“Tonight you’re reminded that we’ve got a voice,” it continued. “Tonight, we remind you that you’re not secure both.”
The mob reportedly didn’t enter the home however did break Carlson’s door, according to USA Today.
Carlson’s spouse was reportedly house alone when the mob started chanting and banging on the door, main her to name the police and lock herself in a pantry for security.