Columnist’s call to intimidate, humiliate enemies of free speech comes with real-life instructional video

Andrew Bolt, a conservative columnist for the Herald-Sun in Australia, noted on his blog Wednesday, “We must intimidate and humiliate the enemies of free speech, and not let them intimidate and humiliate us.”

He was speaking from recent experience, after having been accosted from behind on the sidewalk and sprayed with a combination of dye and glitter by two men. A third recorded the confrontation on video, likely not expecting the footage he ended up capturing.

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