Allegra Kirkland is a New York-based reporter for Talking Points Memo. She previously worked on The Nation’s web team and as the associate managing editor for AlterNet. Follow her on Twitter @allegrakirkland.
Asked about a man who was arrested for assault after allegedly sucker-punching a black protester at a North Carolina campaign rally, Donald Trump replied that some of his supporters have “anger that’s unbelievable.”
Donald Trump’s campaign has started using plainclothes private intelligence officers to identify and forcibly remove protesters from the GOP candidate’s often rowdy rallies, according to a Tuesday Politico report.