As we and others reported last week, Jose Ines Garcia Zarate, the illegal immigrant who admittedly shot Kate Steinle to death, was acquitted of murder. Zarate, a seven-time felon who had been deported five times, was only found guilty of a weapons charge. Naturally, this angered pretty much the entire country. But an article at the Washington Post suggests that only “white nationalists” are upset by the verdict.
According to the Post:
White nationalist and alt-right leader Richard Spencer announced on Twitter that he will be at Lafayette Square, just north of the White House, on Sunday afternoon “to demand Trump build #KatesWall.” President Trump has demanded funding for the border wall, but Congress has yet to agree to provide beyond the $20 million allotted for prototypes and related infrastructure.
Spencer is among many on the far right who were angered by the jury’s decision to acquit Garcia Zarate of not only