On March 25, 2023, The Lincoln Project, a pro-democracy organization in the United States, issued a statement in response to Donald Trump’s Waco rally. The statement denounces Trump’s usual rhetoric of violence and threats against his political opponents as un-American and anti-democratic.
The organization highlights how Trump’s choice of Waco, on the anniversary of the Branch Davidian standoff, was to embrace the right-wing extremists who gave him the violent protests he craves. The statement further criticizes the former President’s pessimistic vision of the nation and his tired catalog of grievances.
The Lincoln Project also expressed concern over Trump’s supporters receiving his message of violence and retribution, pointing out that his followers got the message loud and clear. The organization warns that what America witnessed at the rally was the decisive frontrunner for the Republican nomination for President laying out a dark and dangerous agenda for the nation.
The Lincoln Project remains committed to the preservation, protection, and defense of democracy in the United States. For more information about the organization, visit lincolnproject.us.
In summary, The Lincoln Project has strongly condemned Donald Trump’s recent rally in Waco as promoting un-American and anti-democratic sentiments. The organization warns against the dangerous message that Trump’s followers received and encourages the preservation of democracy in the United States.