Fascism: Democrat Congressman Publishes ‘Targets’ Of Trump Fans For Democrat Activists To Attack [Opinion]
Donald Trump’s 2020 reelection campaign blasted Rep. Joaquin Castro (D-Texas) for posting the names, addresses, and employers of Trump donors in San Antonio, claiming in a Facebook post that they are “contributing to harmful rhetoric that targets the Hispanic community and so many others.”
Joaquin, whose twin brother Julian Castro (above), a former Obama administration official running for the 2020 Democratic presidential nomination, posted late Monday night on the social media platform that he was “sad to see so many San Antonians on this list of maximum donors to Donald Trump.”
Their contributions are fueling a campaign of hate that labels Hispanic immigrants as ‘invaders.’ pic.twitter.com/YT85IBF19u
— Joaquin Castro (@Castro4Congress) August 6, 2019
He then specifically called out two companies, including a popular BBQ restaurant, and posted a list of 44 donors, with their full names and employers.
Tim Murtaugh, a Trump campaign official, blasted the post in a tweet, saying the Castro campaign should “disavow” the doxxing.
“This is Joaquin Castro, Congressman & chair of his brother’s campaign,” Murtaugh wrote. “Naming private citizens & their employers, targeting them for political views and exercising 1st Amendment rights.”
“At the very least [Castro] is inviting harassment of these private citizens,” he said. “At worst, he’s encouraging violence.”
“Should delete & apologize,” Murtaugh added. “Castro campaign should disavow.”
The Washington Free Beacon said a request for comment from Julian Castro’s campaign was not returned.
The post by Joaquin Castrol came after he appeared on MSNBC to blame the president for the El Paso shooting.
“A lot of the language that the shooter used is eerily similar to language that the president has used to dehumanize and demonize Hispanic immigrants in this country,” he said during an interview with Chris Matthews.
“So the president has created this deadly climate where people are acting upon the kind of words and language that he has inspired in them.” Read More At The National Sentinel