‘Jesus Probably Would Have Killed You Himself’: Pro-Palestinian Speaker Goes On Unhinged Rant At City Council Meeting

The pro-Palestinian chairman called on the Bakersfield City Council to pass a resolution calling for a ceasefire in Gaza in an unbridled rant that included death threats against officials during Wednesday’s meeting.

After going on a rant threatening Bakersfield City Council members, police arrested Ridhi Patel and charged him with threatening state officials and making terrorist threats in the latest in a series of City Council filibusters, KGET says. .com reported. report. In his remarks, Mr. Patel expressed his desire to see the guillotine used on city council members on video. surfaced Libs Friday on TikTok’s X account. (Related article: City Council thrown into turmoil as Oakland residents loudly oppose condemnation of Hamas)

In her speech, Ms Patel said: “You are all terrible people and Jesus would probably have killed you himself.” “But it’s clear to me, having been an organizer for the past few years, that no one cares about what’s going on in Palestine or other countries of oppression, and neither do you. Because you don’t care about the oppression that’s going on here.”


On October 7, Israel launched a military operation after the Islamic extremist terrorist group Hamas took more than 200 hostages in a deadly terrorist attack that killed more than 1,200 people in multiple locations in southern Israel. Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu vowed that Israel’s response would “reverberate for generations.”

“The thing is, 2,300 people were evicted last year, but it’s a vote,” Patel added. “And, folks, these are the votes to win in Bakersfield.” Remember that other people in the South practice and believe in violent revolution against their oppressors. One day someone will bring a guillotine and kill you all, motherfucker.”

Chicago Democratic Mayor Brandon Johnson voted in favor of a cease-fire resolution in his city on January 31st. Demonstrators have made statements such as “resistance is justified” during the first demonstrations since October 7, when Hamas attacked multiple locations in southern Israel. ” while other protesters chanted slogans. implication To destroy Israel.

Michigan Democratic Representative Rashida Tlaib on February 18 called on voters in the Democratic primary to vote for the non-committal delegate slot in protest of Biden’s support for Israel. Protest votes gained significant support in Michigan, Washington, and several Super Tuesday states.

“Lidi Patel’s comments were shocking,” pro-Palestinian protester Maria Quinones told KGET. “They in no way represent those of us who continue to come to the city council demanding a ceasefire and an end to the genocide.”

Patel is being held on $1 million bail, KGET reported.

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