Umair Haque is a Dangerous, Freedom-Hating Political Hack

Kevin McElroy
5 min readOct 13, 2020
Haque, pictured in his tough-guy cosplay, fooling no one

If you’ve been on Medium for any period of time, you’ve probably been sucked in by one of Umair Haque’s tabloid headlines. It’s all fire and brimstone. America is on fire. Your water is poison. The trees are fascist. Your neighbor who goes to church during Covid is a war criminal. You are racist. The air you breathe is a capitalist plot, etc.