Jeremiah Ellison, a Minnesota City Council Member and son of Minnesota AG Keith Ellison tweeted Sunday:
I hereby declare, officially, my support for ANTIFA
Unless someone can prove to me ANTIFA is behind the burning of black and immigrant owned businesses in my ward, I’ll keep focusing on stopping the white power terrorist THE ARE ACTUALLY ATTACKING US!
Jeremiah Ellison was replying to President Trump who wrote “The United States of America will be designating ANTIFA as a Terrorist Organization.”
Jeremiah Ellison also retweeted a Twitter user who wrote:
There are *actual* terrorists: Proud Boys, Boogaloo, and other White Supremacists on the ground in Minneapolis causing havoc to our beautiful, resilient community.
We will continue to protect ourselves and rebuild.
Keith Ellison, Jeremiah’s father once posted a photo of himself with the Antifa handbook. He later deleted the tweet.
Video from January 2018: