The Obama White House has rolled out the red carpet several times for the purported civil rights leaders of Black Lives Matter. Recent White House visitor Phillip Agnew, head of Dream Defenders, which describes itself as “an uprising of communities in struggle, shifting culture through transformational organizing.” It calls for “the destruction of the political and economic systems of Capitalism and Imperialism as well as Patriarchy.” Two-time Communist Party USA vice presidential candidate Angela Davis, now Distinguished Professor Emerita at the University of California, is on its advisory board.
Left-wing financier George Soros is under fire in his native Hungary for promoting illegal immigration in that country, which is currently being swamped by mostly Muslim illegal aliens from the Middle East. Prime Minister Viktor Orban, who leads the national-conservative party known as the Fidesz–Hungarian Civic Alliance, accused an array of Soros-funded groups of “drawing a living from the immigration crisis.” Soros has written in op-eds that “frontline states like Hungary were shirking their asylum obligations” and that each European asylum seeker should be provided “with $16,800 annually for two years to help cover housing, health care and education costs,” CNBC.com reports. Orban spokesman János Lázár quipped that Soros “keeps bombarding the international public with his earth-shattering plans, quite obviously, in the name of true selflessness which he has manifested in so many ways in the countries where his activities have resulted in sovereign default in the past 30 years.”
Ready for jail? Shady class-action lawyer and Hillary Clinton 2016 bundler Mikal Watts has been indicted in Texas for false statements and identify theft connected to his lawsuit against BP for the Deepwater Horizon oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico. Watts, who allegedly invented plaintiffs to represent in the lawsuit, raised upwards of $100,000 for the pro-Clinton super PAC Ready for Hillary two years ago and hosted high-dollars fundraisers for President Obama, Washington Free Beacon reports. “My grandmother was a labor union activist,” he previously told WFB, describing himself as “born and raised on grassroots politics.” He also gave $290,000 to The American Worker Super PAC.