Only weeks prior to a gunman opening fire at a GOP congressional practice for a charity baseball game, a college professor called for Republicans to be “lined up and shot.”
In a Facebook post, Dr. John Griffin, a professor of Media Arts and Animation at the Art Institute of Washington, D.C., used an expletive to sharply criticize Republican efforts to repeal Obamacare.
“Republicans are a f***ing joke and their voting block runs the gamit [sic] from monstrous to ignorant,” Griffin wrote.
On May 4, Griffin posted, “They should be lined up and shot. That is not hyperbole; blood is on their hands.”
Griffin later apologized for the post.
Griffin was joined by journalist Kurt Eichenwald who “wished death” on Republicans on May 5 because of their attempt to repeal Obamacare.
Last month a professor called for the public assassination of the GOP house
— Charlie Kirk (@charliekirk11) June 14, 2017
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