Journalist Andy Ngo Hospitalized After Violent Antifa Attack

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Gay journalist Andy Ngo violently assaulted by Antifa thugs

Quillette journalist Andy Ngo was admitted to hospital overnight as a result of “brain bleed” after violent antifa thugs attacked him at a Portland rally Saturday.

Masked individuals attacked Ngo at a rally in Oregon, throwing milkshakes at him and repeatedly punching him, according to video footage of the attack.

Ngo recorded the aftermath of the day’s events on social media. The video showed Ngo with scars and cuts over his face.

“He is being admitted to the hospital overnight as a result of a brain bleed,” Harmeet Dhillon, a legal representative, tweeted shortly after the incident. reports: Ngo says he was assaulted by the protesters multiple times without any help from police. They also stole his camera equipment.

“Attacked by antifa. Bleeding. They stole my camera equipment. No police until after. waiting for ambulance . If you have evidence Of attack please help,” Ngo tweeted.

The journalist reported that the suspects are still at large and that he is en route to the hospital.

The event he was covering was promoted as “Community Self-Defense Against Proud Boy Attack,” by Rose City Antifa. Ngo had tweeted prior to the event that he was nervous about covering it.

“I am nervous about tomorrow’s Portland antifa rally. They’re promising ‘physical confrontation’ & have singled me out to be assaulted. I went on Tucker Carlson last year to explain why I think they’re doing this: They’re seeking meaning through violence,” Ngo wrote on the eve of the event.

Rose City Antifa claimed on their website that Ngo had been “participating” in protests that he had simply attended to cover and called for violence against him.