When has Antifa used physical violence as a form of protest?
- Political violence
17 Nov 2018, Philadelphia: Two US marine reservists were assaulted by Antifa protestors.
20 Jan 2018, NYC: David Campbell sucker punched a 56-year old Jewish man who was leaving a private event that Antifa was protesting. He then tried strangling him to death. When police intervened, Campbell put a police officer in a head lock. He has been sentenced to 18 months.
15 Apr 2017, Berkley CA: Eric Clanton assaulted a man with a bike lock.
3 Jun 2019: Ezra Benner attempted to chain lock Republican students inside a University of Washington classroom.
13 Jul 2019: Willem Van Spronsen, armed with a rifle and incendiary devices, attacked an ICE detention center in Tacoma, Washington.
29 June 2019, Portland protests: a group of Antifa activists ganged up on a man and split his scalp open. Gage Halupowski has been charged with second-degree assault, unlawful use of a weapon, attempted assault of a public safety officer, and interfering with a peace officer.
Antifa protests outside Trump rallies have turned violent.