Using a borrowed phone, NYT columnist Nicholas Kristof tweets from the top of Mt. Whitney after completing backpacking the 2000 mile Pacific Crest Trail.
Actually, a study found that two-thirds of the attacks in 2019, and 90 percent in the first five months of this year, were committed by right-wing extremists. There is a problem with leftist violence, but rightist violence is FAR more common. Details here: https://t.co/MKGphVRjq6 https://t.co/epVDwyet0E
— Nicholas Kristof (@NickKristof) August 30, 2020
Kristof’s epic journey has kept him out of touch with civilization since Memorial Day.
By the way, has anything happened after “the first five months of this year” since I left on Memorial Day?