A student Antifa group taught University of Texas at Austin students “self-defense” Saturday.
University of Texas at Austin’s Revolutionary Student Front group tweeted it would resume “weekly self-defense classes.” It posted a photo of communist soldiers along with its advertisement.
“Our first class is going to be hosted at UT on Saturday at 1:00 PM on the green space by the turtle pond,” the group said. “Dress in comfortable workout clothes (high for the day is 54°) and bring some water!”
We’re starting back up our weekly self-defense classes this weekend!
Our first class is going to be hosted at UT on Saturday at 1:00 PM on the green space by the turtle pond
Dress in comfortable workout clothes (high for the day is 54°) and bring some water! pic.twitter.com/2y80RYg8hU
— Revolutionary Student Front ATX (@RSF_ATX) February 15, 2018
However, it appears the student group promotes actions surpassing mere self-defense.
“Bricks belong best thrown at pig heads!” the Revolutionary Student Front said in October.
Bricks belong best thrown at pig heads! https://t.co/0JWd3VzS7e
— Revolutionary Student Front ATX (@RSF_ATX) October 26, 2017
The organization also believes “white supremacy is at the heart of American values.”
Get it through your head @gregfenves, white supremacy is at the heart of American values. pic.twitter.com/spTuDMwfQZ
— Revolutionary Student Front ATX (@RSF_ATX) November 4, 2017
Revolutionary Student Front describes itself as “an organization for revolutionary anti-capitalist students in Austin, Texas.”
The Daily Caller News Foundation reached out to Revolutionary Student Front but received no comment in time for press. TheDCNF also contacted a student who indicated interest in the class, but she declined to comment upon being denied compensation for her comment.
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