Dana Loesch laid into the apparent double standard in St. Louis as Circuit Attorney Kim Gardner vilified armed homeowners who defended their property from protesters.
Loesch, during an appearance on “Tucker Carlson Tonight,” pointed out the fact that Gardner had refused to prosecute those responsible for the violent riots that swept St. Louis in the wake of George Floyd’s death. (RELATED: St. Louis Authorities Will Investigate Homeowners Who Met Trespassing Protesters With Guns)
Carlson mentioned Mark and Patricia McCloskey, who had appeared in a viral video over the weekend when they stood in front of their million-dollar home with guns telling protesters to get off their private property. The protesters, according to reports, had broken through a gate in order to march to Democratic Mayor Lyda Krewson’s home and were on a private drive at the time of the confrontation.
“So what do you make of the reaction against the McCloskeys as racist and lunatics, armed bigots for the crime of trying to defend themselves?” Carlson asked.
“They committed no crime,” Loesch replied, noting that Gardner — who has pledged to investigate the McCloskeys — had failed to prosecute any of the rioters in