Talking Points Memo reports:
In a video clip that, according to Alex Jones’ website, has been viewed more than 1.5 million times, the far-right host and other members of his crew are seen standing in front of an SUV carrying several children and their mothers, stopping the vehicle from moving while alleging that the children were being trafficked.
In reality, the video showed “a staged confrontation interrupting the goodwill of someone providing assistance in the form of transportation for three mothers and their children to the Humanitarian Respite Center,” said Sister Norma Pimentel, executive director of the Catholic Charities of the Rio Grande Valley,
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If Alex Jones really saved these children he deserves some praise! pic.twitter.com/fVDYr4aGJV
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New: Catholic Charities of the Rio Grande Valley says the Alex Jones/InfoWars video was a “staged confrontation” meant to make a trip to a COVID-19 testing site look like human trafficking. pic.twitter.com/0Q1UAxeIvv
— Matt Shuham (@mattshuham) April 8, 2021