Charlie Kirk, the younger founder of the group Turning Level USA, dubbed President Trump the “bodyguard of western civilization” in his speech opening the 2020 Republican Nationwide Conference on Monday night time.
The 26-year-old conservative activist framed November’s election as a battle between “preserving America as we all know it and eliminating all the pieces that we love.”
He mentioned the nation’s values had been below assault from “deceitful, vengeful, boastful activists.”
Nonetheless, reelecting Trump, “will be sure that our children are raised to like America, not taught to hate our lovely nation,” Kirk mentioned.
The youth activist, who based his nonprofit in 2012, when he was simply 18, has been a longtime supporter of Trump. The president has spoken at a quantity of the group’s occasions.
Kirk’s speech adopted a prayer from the Archbishop of New York, Timothy Cardinal Dolan, and a gap video narrated by “Ray Donavan” star Jon Voight.
The Academy Award-winner is an outspoken Republican and staunch Trump supporter.