NEW: College Democrat chats reveal year-old plan to engineer and leak Alex Morse accusations from me &
This is extraordinary. The leadership of the UMass Amherst College Democrats conspired to ruin Alex Morse’s congressional campaign by seeking to entrap him via social media chats and then blowing up the conversations to insinuate sexual improprieties.
"Leaders of the College Democrats group went beyond merely plans to leak. They also explicitly discussed how they could find Morse’s dating profiles and then lead him into saying something incriminating that would then damage his campaign." nightmare fuel
TI obtained College Democrat chats that reveal a year-old plan to engineer and leak Alex Morse accusations to smear him out of the race with Rep. Richard Neal.
Leaders of the UMass College Democrats began a scheme last October to find Alex Morse’s dating profiles and entrap him into saying something they could use to damage his congressional campaign. When it didn’t work, they made vague accusations anyway.
Congratulations to everyone who fell for an entrapment scheme straight out of Veep
Leaked texts: "This will sink his campaign." Absolutely shameful stuff by acolytes. Great reporting by & The Intercept.
Richard Neal should make a clear, strong statement, denouncing the tactics described here. This is such a depressing story. by ,
This story keeps getting weirder
We now know the homophobic smears against were orchestrated by one of 's students trying to earn political favor. Congressman Neal should apologize to Alex Morse, and fire any staff who had contact with the homophobic schemer.
This Amherst College Democrats made a mockery of the movement for survivor justice. Here was a meme the group's president shared last fall. Six months later they did indeed leak to Politico, but Politico at first declined to publish
College Democrat chats reveal year-old plan to engineer and leak Alex Morse accusations by ,
And the floodgates have now burst open. Wow. If I'm I'd get ahold of an attorney about a potential lawsuit for slander.
Many progressives think that cancelations will help their cause. But as this lurid story—in which a gay, progressive challenger to a moderate Congressman is laid low by some absurd skullduggery—shows, this weapon can be wielded by anyone for any reason.
Leaders of the College Democrats group went beyond merely plans to leak. They also explicitly discussed how they could find Morse’s dating profiles and then lead him into saying something incriminating that would then damage his campaign.
Everyone should read this story, but especially straight people who consider themselves allies, so they can understand how dangerous, false homophobic tropes can be used to destroy the lives and careers of gay folks at any moment.
EXCLUSIVE: Read the highly incriminating chats where two College Democrat leaders plot to *entrap* in incriminating conversations and leak them to to "sink" his campaign and get jobs with the House Chairman they call "Daddy Neal"
"The leadership of UMass Amherst College Democrats began discussing an operation they believed could sink the campaign of Alex Morse for Congress as far back as last October..."
College Democrat chats reveal year-old plan to engineer and leak Alex Morse accusations by , Absolutely outrageous. Every progressive group has to get behind now. Everyone support him:
Chats Reveal Plan to Engineer and Leak Alex Morse Accusation
This collegiate effort to smear Morse was so ham-handed I’m shocked Niall Ferguson wasn’t behind it.
FWIW I still wouldn’t care. He didn’t break laws or university policy and the whole thing looks more and more like a political ploy anyway. But I do think people tend to infanilize women more than men.
The Intercept has chatlogs showing UMass College Dems made a deliberate effort to sink Alex Morse's campaign
Forensic reporting. This chat and caption alone, good god.
Geez Louise, UMass Amherst students weaponise safetyism/MeToo to damage a politician's electoral chances.
Well, this is an unbelievable story that's all too believable.
Appears that the motivation is political gain. The young punk who did this to Morse has issues...