Anti-mandate rally in Olympia ends in violence | 8-14 September 2021
Tusitala “Tiny” Toese, a leader of the Proud Boys, was shot in the foot about a mile from the Washington Capitol on September 4. There are conflicting reports about who shot him. Toes
was transported to a nearby hospital; the injuries were not life threatening. The Proud Boys are referred to as a hate group by the Southern Poverty Law Center. The group is general
seen in Portland, Oregon, and was allegedly in Olympia to attend a Mandate protest scheduled for that afternoon. The full story and more photos can be found in Real Change on September 15th.
Hannah Krieg studied journalism at the University of Washington. She is particularly interested in politics, social issues, and anything that gives her an excuse to speak to activists.
Read more in the issue from September 8th to 14th, 2021.