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Joaquin Castro’s Doxxing of Trump Donors

Besides being completely stupid and unethical was meant to chill our 1st Amendment Rights. Justice Thomas summed up this issued well:

Justice Thomas opining in the landmark political speech-affirming 2010 case of Citizens United v. FEC (internal citations omitted):

“Disclaimer and disclosure requirements enable private citizens and elected officials to implement political strategies specifically calculated to curtail campaign-related activity and prevent the lawful, peaceful exercise of First Amendment rights. … I cannot endorse a view of the First Amendment that subjects citizens of this Nation to death threats, ruined careers, damaged or defaced property, or pre-emptive and threatening warning letters as the price for engaging in core political speech, the primary object of First Amendment protection.”