“Once I got up there and grabbed it,” she said, recounting her experience to the adoring “Nightly Show” crowd, “it was like, ‘Yes — take me to jail!'”
“I felt very strongly we needed that moment,” Newsome said. “We needed that moment to say ‘enough is enough.’ We want an end to the hate.”
Jon Stewart highlighted the acidic dissents of Justice Antonin Scalia, the man who decries the elite Supreme Court overturning the will of voters — except when he does it.
In a video posted on YouTube, Bree Newsome grabbed the flag and cried out: “You come against me with hatred, and oppression and violence — I come against you in the name of God! This flag comes down today!”