“So this is a sham. Your company isn’t real. Your website is fake. The claims you have made our lies. This is a hoax.
Let me start at the beginning however with your name Dom Tullipso, which is not your real name. It’s a fake name. We ran you through law enforcement level background checks and that name does not exist.
So let’s start out with the truth, tell me what your real name is.”
Interview starts at 48 seconds
“Advertisements in two dozen cities offered protesters a $2,500 monthly retainer plus $50 per hour to be professional protesters against Donald Trump.
Demand Protest, a San Francisco company that bills itself as the “largest private grassroots support organization in the United States,” posted identical ads Jan. 12 in multiple cities on Backpage.com seeking “operatives.”
“Get paid fighting against Trump!” says the ad. “We pay people already politically motivated to fight for the things they believe. You were going to take action anyways, why not do so with us!” the ad continues. “We are currently seeking operatives to help send a strong message at upcoming inauguration protests.” The job offers a monthly retainer of $2,500 plus “our standard per-event pay of $50/hr, as long as you participate in at least 6 events a year,” as well as health, vision and dental insurance for full-time operatives.”