Tomassi, Patrick
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Patrick Tomassi is a teacher and writer in Portland, Oregon. He helps organize the annual New York Encounter and is a contributing editor at Veritas Journal.


Finding the Roots of the Riots

When I interviewed people at Portland's protests, I found that they rarely hold the views they are attacked for. They are usually not filled with hate, as their opponents believe. However, they often consume one-sided media and are victims of confirmation bias. They believe they know what their adversaries support, and are ready to fight to oppose it.

Date posted: 2020-11-17