Train stabbing survivor: Portland has 'white savior complex'

Trump condemns fatal stabbing of good Samaritans in Portland

"I call it patriotism!" and "Death to the enemies of America!" as he made his first appearance in the case Tuesday.

A murder suspect accused of killing two men during an anti-Muslim rant against two girls on board a train in OR appeared in court, shouting slogans and defending his act as "patriotism".

Jeremy Joseph Christian shouts as he is arraigned in Multnomah County Circuit Court in Portland, Ore., Tuesday, May 30, 2017. According to an affidavit of probable cause, while in the police auto, Christian allegedly said that he was a "patriot" and admitted to the crime and saying, "that's what liberalism gets you".

The deputy district attorney's affidavit revealed the most detailed account so far of what happened inside the light rail train on Friday. One of the men, 53-year-old veteran Ricky Best, died on the train, while another young man, 23-year-old Taliesin Namkai-Meche, who had recently graduated from college, died at the hospital from his wounds. Christian attacked the men with a knife, killing Namkai-Meche and Best, and leaving Johnson badly wounded. A third man who tried to step in was also stabbed but survived. Fletcher was also present for the arraignment and watched the white supremacist defend his actions.

Meche, Best and Fletcher interrupted Christian's rant, which resulted in the deaths of Meche and Best and the stabbing of Fletcher in his neck, notes His wound missed being a fatal injury by millimeters, officials said in court documents.

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Macy, even with her headphones on, said she heard Christian before she saw him.

Christian was charged with aggravated murder, attempted aggravated murder, assault, intimidation and unlawful use of a weapon.

Christian faces aggravated murder and other charges.

Fletcher was one of three people stabbed after confronting a man on a MAX train for verbally attacking Mangum, 16, and her 17-year-old-friend, who is Muslim and was wearing a hijab. "We've got all kinds of things", said Murr Brewster, who came to see a memorial at the city's transit center.

Recorded by a woman who asked to be identified only as KK, the video shows Christian on a train late Thursday, aiming pejoratives at a conductor.

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Macy said she hopes to be in touch with both the Fletcher and Best families as well.

While being transported to the police station, according to an affidavit, Christian showed no remorse, and said he was "happy" that he stabbed the men.

President Donald Trump's overseas trip marked an abdication of American leadership, with German Chancellor Angela Merkel concluding that Europe can no longer rely on the United States.

A similar event, a "Trump Free Speech Rally", is planned for June 4. "He threatened me and tons of people", Gibson said.

"Our Prophet Muhammad, peace be upon him, said: "Have mercy to those on earth, and the One in Heaven (God) will have mercy upon you".

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Grande performed the final song for the evening, a patient, minimalist rendition of " Somewhere Over the Rainbow ". Ahead about his show at the concert on June 4, Bieber said: "God is good in the midst of evil".

Macy said the families of the men are also heroes.


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