Not just as a method of organizing riots and protests, but also as a way of setting false flags up by people who oppose the protests. The important thing to note for the younger folks who are taking part in the protests. If you’re communicating online with others, you are technically committing a felony. Don’t leave a paper trail. It might take even a few years, but the feds will crack down on everyone they can.
people, Antifa might mean “anti-fascist” to you (because that is in fact what it means) but to American conservatives, it means “poor-people scapegoat”.In the same way that “freedom” might have its literal meaning for you, but for conservatives, it means “oppress everything that is not me (poorer people, minorities, foreign countries, etc)