Tag Archives: Turning Point USA

Charlie Kirk Staffer/AZ State Rep Drops Reelection Bid After Allegations Of Forging Ballot Petition Signatures

Phoenix’s KJZZ reports: A complaint filed in Maricopa County Superior Court on Monday accuses Rep. Austin Smith (R-Wittman) of forging signatures he needed to gather to qualify for the ballot and run for reelection. The complaint alleges that nine pages of signatures Smith gathered appear to be written by the same person and look like Smith’s own handwriting. And two …

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Thomas Hires Clerk Accused Of Sending Racist Texts

The New York Times reports: Justice Clarence Thomas recently hired a law clerk who was previously accused of sending racist text messages, resurfacing the controversy around her. Crystal Clanton will begin clerking for the justice in the upcoming term, according to the Antonin Scalia Law School, from which she graduated in 2022. In late 2017, a New Yorker story reported …

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Newsmax Guest: We Need To Win Over Taylor Swift And Convince Her To Perform At Trump’s 2025 Inauguration

“She’s clearly susceptible to community pressure, peer pressure, so I think we should use our voices to pressure her to vote for the right candidate, for the Republican candidate, instead of just assuming she’s gonna vote for Biden and boxing her in. I think we should try to win her over to our side. “I’m a Swiftie, I’m a Republican …

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Kirk Staffer Suggests “Armed Revolt” Against Jews

Media Matters reports: Turning Point USA Ambassador Evan Kilgore appeared on the show of virulent antisemite Stew Peters, where the two alleged that Jewish people are behind the world’s problems and advocated for armed revolt. After claiming that the government is “Jewish-controlled,” Kilgore said that people “have to be willing to stand up and use their firearm, use the Second …

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Accused Scamsters Bankrolled Turning Point Event

The Daily Beast reports: When Trump-loving youth group Turning Point USA hosted a four-day extravaganza last month featuring right-wing media’s leading lights, it did so with cash from two groups the feds say bilked millions from elderly Republicans and anti-communist émigrés from China. The event’s sole “Diamond Sponsor”—reflecting the highest level of support—was Fisher Capital, a precious metals dealer that …

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Charlie Kirk: Fox Banned Its Hosts From My Events

“I love Fox. They’ve been very good to me. I hope we can heal our relationship, because for whatever reason, it’s gone off the reservation. Since Tucker’s departure, I haven’t been on — and so, we had to do an event without Fox, and that was a great thing, man, because sometimes desperation is the mother of innovation, right? We …

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Steve Bannon: We Can End Bullying By Arming Children

“We should get kids off social media and start teaching them the proper use of guns, how to defend themselves, their own self-defense, should we not? Make that an integrated part of the education so they’re not picked on or not threatened and certainly not scared, right?” – Steve Bannon, drawing cheers from the audience at Charlie Kirk’s Turning Point …

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Kirk Conference Ridicules Nikki Haley’s Indian Name

Mediaite reports: Right-wing student organization Turning Point USA has made a point of emphasizing Republican presidential candidate Nikki Haley’s Indian first and maiden names in a straw poll meant to measure support for prospective vice presidential nominees. One Turning Point Action staffer working the polling booth at Turning Point’s AmericaFest conference in Arizona on Sunday posted a picture of the …

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Kirk Staffers Accused Of Assaulting Queer AZ Professor

The Arizona Republic reports: Arizona State University police say they are investigating an incident in which a queer faculty member was confronted and injured on the school’s campus. An official with the conservative group Turning Point USA said late Thursday night that two of their “crew members” were involved in the altercation. Security footage shows two people — a “reporter” …

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AP: How MAGA Made Grifter Charlie Kirk A Millionaire

The Associated Press reports: Charlie Kirk’s $4.75 million Spanish-style estate is tucked away in a gated Arizona country club that charges nearly a half-million dollars for a golf membership. It boasts a guest casita, “resort-style” pool and striking views of the Sonoran Desert. The MAGA movement has been lucrative for Kirk, the 29-year-old CEO and co-founder of the conservative youth …

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Charlie Kirk: Mocking The Trans Flag Will Get You Jailed

“How about the distinction between holy and profane? This is really where the book of Leviticus, I think the best lesson can be told, that there must be distinctions between things that we deem holy. “Think about how many things in society that used to be holy that aren’t, the American flag being one of them. Used to be where …

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96% Of Kirk Event Attendees Say They Support Russia

Mediaite reports: A huge 95.8% of attendees in the Turning Points Action conference straw poll said they oppose the United States supporting Ukraine against Russia, Charlie Kirk announced on the stage in Florida on Sunday. The Turning Points Action conference saw about 6,000 attendees for Donald Trump’s keynote speech this weekend at the Palm Beach County Convention Center. “When will …

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Hutchinson Booed Throughout Turning Point Speech

The Hill reports: GOP presidential candidate Asa Hutchinson was greeted by boos and chants of “Trump” Sunday when he walked onto the stage to speak at the Turning Point Action Conference in West Palm Beach, Fla.. Despite this, Hutchinson welcomed the audience and continued introducing himself to attendees. “I am delighted to be here today to express my support for …

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“Traitor” Suarez Heckled, Booed At Charlie Kirk Event

The New York Times reports: At the two-day gathering, with thousands of pro-Trump activists in attendance this weekend in South Florida, jeers flew on Sunday at the mention of Rupert Murdoch, the Fox media mogul, as well as Speaker Kevin McCarthy. And after Mr. Trump spoke to this crowd on Saturday, any of his Republican rivals for the party’s 2024 …

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Cultists Rage That Charlie Kirk Oversold Event, Left Hundreds “Sweltering In 115-Degree” Garage [VIDEO]

Newsweek reports: A furious crowd of Donald Trump supporters chanted “let us in” after being denied entry to see the former president speak in Florida. Many complained about waiting for hours to enter the Palm Beach County Convention Center, in West Palm Beach, for the Turning Point Action Conference on Saturday, July 15. A woman who spoke to the camera …

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REPORT: Fox News Cuts Ties With Charlie Kirk’s Group

The Daily Beast reports: Months after fully severing ties with CPAC, Fox News appears to have distanced itself from another major conservative powerhouse: Turning Point USA. In years past, the cable network maintained a close, nearly symbiotic relationship with the Charlie Kirk-led MAGA student group, with Fox News stars regularly appearing at TPUSA events and Fox Nation livestreaming the entirety …

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Oz Leader Mocks “Big Baby” Junior For Canceled Tour

The Guardian reports: Australia’s home affairs minister, Clare O’Neil, has called Donald Trump Jr “a big baby” after his tour of the country was postponed. Trump Jr’s promoter blamed “cancel culture”, even though he was granted a visa to travel to Australia. He was scheduled to speak in Sydney, Brisbane and Melbourne, with the first of the events to be …

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Junior Cancels Australia Tour Amid Local Backlash

The Sydney Morning Herald reports: Donald Trump’s eldest son has cancelled a planned speaking tour of Australia just days before he was due to arrive in the country amid doubts over whether the Albanese government would grant him a visa. Donald Trump Jr was scheduled to make appearances in Sydney, Brisbane and Melbourne between July 9 and July 11, but …

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Owens: Women Are The Cause Of All Of America’s Ills

“The truth is, is we got here from women. The transgendered movement has been ushered in by women. I was explaining this to Charlie just now on his radio show. I said every ill that we are fighting right now in society has been brought forth by women.” – Candace Owens, speaking at Turning Point USA’s Young Women’s Leadership Summit. …

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Fox News Bans Jeanine Pirro From Charlie Kirk’s Events

Semafor reports: Fox News is keeping one of its most visible figures on a tight leash as she promotes her new book, infuriating her publisher and some Christian conservative activists. Over the last several weeks, The Five co-host Jeanine Pirro has been on a tour to promote her new book Crimes Against America: The Left’s Takedown of Our Republic. But …

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