In a viral video, an armed Jordanian business owner in Louisville is questioned heavily about whether he believes that Black lives matter, in the aftermath of a protest around the contested indictment case around Breonna Taylor’s death by police.
The recent video, also making waves Monday on Reddit, was first posted by a reporter from extreme right-wing website the Daily Caller. It starts with a group already assembled around Fadi Faouri, owner of a downtown Louisville smoke shop, VIP Smoke Shop & Gifts. Armed and standing at the door’s entrance, a man asks the Jordanian immigrant whether “Black lives matter.”
The masked man asks, “Does Breonna Taylor matter?” Faouri responds: “I don’t know.”
The man, and then another protester, ask him to clarify his stance. “Nobody can intimidate me,” he replies.
The bulk of the group walks away and is replaced by another woman with a camera. She continues to