The chairman of the far-right Proud Boys sat behind Trump at his latest speech - 2019-02-19

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F43.png The chairman of the far-right Proud Boys sat behind Trump at his latest speech February 19, 2019, Tim Elfrink, Washington Post

Amid the sea of dark suits and red "Make America Great Again" gear behind President Trump at his televised speech in Miami on Monday, one man stood out. Appearing above the president in some live shots, he wore dark sunglasses, a black baseball cap and a black T-shirt with a message of support for Trump's longtime adviser now facing federal charges: "Roger Stone Did Nothing Wrong!"

The man is notable for more than his attire, though. Enrique Tarrio is the chairman of the Proud Boys, a far-right, self-described "western chauvinist" organization known for violently clashing with antifascists and for its alleged links to white nationalists.

Neither Trump nor the White House knew he was in attendance, Tarrio told The Washington Post. Rather, he said he scored the prime seat simply by showing up early at Florida International University.

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