An altercation occurred Thursday night when members of the “Proud Boys” group were confronted by “Antifa” members at a Gavin McInnes speaking event in New York City.
— Luke Rudkowski (@Lukewearechange) February 3, 2017
McInnes wrote on Twitter that he was pepper-sprayed during the altercation:
Thanks for asking if I'm OK guys. I was sprayed with pepper spray but being called a Nazi burned way more. ?
— Gavin McInnes (@Gavin_McInnes) February 3, 2017
McInnes also gained attention when he got into a fist fight on Jan. 19 as the inaugural “DeploraBall” in Washington D.C.
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