by Jeff Poor
September 4, 2015
In an interview posted on FoxNews.com, political satirist Ami Horowitz interviewed UC Irvine student Matthew Guevara. Guevara explained his resolution, which banned the American flag in some spaces on campus and declared it to represent “hate speech.” “[The American flag] made people feel very uncomfortable and unsafe in that room,” Guevara said. Guevara’s resolution passed by a 6-to-4 vote back in March. In the interview, he explained what prompted him to promote such a resolution….He went on to say he would have been as equally uncomfortable with the Nazi or ISIS flag hanging in the room as he was the American flag, adding that the United States is the most evil in the world. READ MORE
Matthew Guevera gained “fame” earlier this year when he successfully petitioned to have the American flag removed from the University of California, Irvine, student lounge, saying Old Glory stood for hate speech and its presence created a “hostile environment.” Horowitz ran with that.