The far right turned liberal Portland into a site of fascist violence. The Left is battling to oust them for good.
Arun Gupta is a journalist and a graduate of the French Culinary Institute in New York and author of the upcoming Bacon as a Weapon of Mass Destruction: A Junk Food-Loving Chef’s Inquiry Into Taste.
Far-right forces will converge on Portland tomorrow, incited by the right-wing provocateur Andy Ngo. Though he poses as a journalist, the purpose of his platform is to sow harassment and violence against his targets on the Left — and the mainstream media have fallen for it.
Anthony Bourdain’s genius was not in the kitchen. His genius was in knowing which side he was on.