Hillary Clinton encouraged supporters Monday to follow and stage an intervention for a protester who was removed by security after he interrupted her rally in Detroit.
“You know,” Clinton said after the demonstrator was forcibly removed from her campaign event, “I do hope somebody follows that gentleman out and stages an intervention.”
The demonstrator, an African-American man, was wearing a shirt featuring a likeness of Bill Clinton with the word “RAPE” printed across the front.
“He clearly has not been following this election very closely,” Clinton said.
Monday’s incident is the latest in a series of protests involving demonstrators interrupting Clinton and her surrogates to accuse the 42nd president of being a sexual predator.
Democratic vice presidential candidate Sen. Tim Kaine, D-Va., was heckled at a campaign rally in Las Vegas, Nev., last week by a protester shouting, “Bill Clinton is rapist!”
That demonstrator, a white man, also wore a…
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