WATCH: Alec Baldwin Gets Into Yelling, Physical Confrontation With Anti-Israel Activist
Anti-Israel protesters were at a variety of places in New York City on Monday, including at Penn Station, where they got in and disrupted things.
They were also creating problems at Grand Central Station and protesting DKNY fashion designer Donna Karan’s fundraiser for Israel.
But in a twist of fate, actor Alec Baldwin happened to be walking past activists on West 29th Street.
When they saw him, they started engaging him, accusing him of supporting Israel. In an example of two excited particles repelling each other, that’s when things started to get ugly, with the “The Hunt for Red October” star not taking their abuse and firing back and refusing to condemn Israel.
He said the man was asking him a “stupid question,” and he started yelling at him, getting in his face. That’s when there appears to be some physical contact between the two and the police immediately came in and separated them and started directing Baldwin away.
Here’s a little more on X where they continue to curse him and one woman said, “Tell your wife and your kids we said hi.” That sounded like a threat.
He had been going to teach an acting class and just happened into the wrong area where these characters were causing trouble. The police helped to prevent any further problems.
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