#MarchOnGoogle: Alt-right activist Jack Posobiec announces DC march on August 19

Self-described First Amendment supporters plan to demonstrate outside of Google's offices in East Liberty this weekend

Self-described First Amendment supporters plan to demonstrate outside of Google's offices in East Liberty this weekend

While "March on Google" organizers insisted that their organization is not "alt-right", the movement has garnered support from media outlets affiliated with the far-right nationalists, and is being labeled as such by USA publications.

The march will be held one week after the Charlottesville rally, where one person was killed and more than a dozen others injured when a man rammed his vehicle into a crowd of counterprotesters at the white supremacist rally.

You will notice that Posobiec has no problem using the term "alt-left", a thing that definitely doesn't exist.

According to CNN, a number of alt-right rallies are scheduled this weekend, the largest of which is "March on Google", which is scheduled to take place in several cities.

The event is one of nine nationwide and is marketed as a First Amendment rally, in which protesters will stand up against Google which fired an employee who wrote a manifesto that disparaged women.

The effort was announced last Wednesday by Jack Posobiec, a vocal Trump supporter and right-wing activist who is known for pushing the false "Pizzagate" conspiracy theory. The Internet-fueled falsehood led a gunman in December to fire an assault-style rifle as he searched the pizzeria, Comet Ping Pong.

The March on Google has been postponed.

"March on Google" came about following the firing of Google software engineer James Damore for his viral memo espousing views of gender, diversity and inclusion.

The protest was announced before violence erupted over the weekend in Virginia episode.

Unfortunately, Charlottesville was just the beginning of the alt-right madness.

Organizers of the March On Google have been distancing themselves from the violence in Charlottesville. A Pittsburgh public safety spokeswoman said organizers had informed them "of plans to cancel and why they were cancelling", but she wouldn't elaborate. "We will thus be Marching on Google!"

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