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Tear gas used against Portland protesters poses local health risk, lawsuit alleges – National

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Night after night in Portland, tear gas and other crowd control devices have enveloped protesters and bystanders in airborne chemicals that settle on the ground, later to be washed into storm drains. Amid allegations that human health and the environment are suffering the consequences, five environmental groups represented by the ACLU of Oregon and others…

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Trump supporter coughs on BLM protesters and yells ‘Black lives don’t matter’

Shocking video showing a Trump supporter coughing on Black Lives Matter protesters is going viral on the internet - and the perpetrator appears to be unrepentant

Trump supporter coughs on BLM protesters and yells ‘Black lives don’t matter’ during shocking standoff in Utah – and he STANDS by his actions in a Facebook post Incident occurred in Kanab, Utah on Saturday as a group gathered for a Black Lives Matter march The Trump supporter identified himself as ‘Robert Brisette’ in video filmed…

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St. Louis lawyer couple who aimed guns at BLM protesters plead not guilty to charges

St. Louis couple Mark and Patricia McCloskey, both lawyers, pleaded not guilty to two felony charges of unlawful use of a weapon and tampering with evidence on Wednesday. The couple pictured leaving their court hearing Wednesday

The gun-toting St. Louis couple who aimed their weapons at Black Lives Matter protesters marching past their mansion in June have pleaded not guilty to charges. Mark, 63, and Patricia McCloskey, 61, both lawyers, pleaded not guilty to two felony charges of unlawful use of a weapon and tampering with evidence in a brief hearing…

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Man who drove into a crowd of BLM protesters was collecting guns for civil unrest

Benjamin Jong Ren Hung, 28, was arrested on September 23 and charged with conspiring to violate firearms laws. Federal prosecutors found pictures of Hung wearing a 'Three Percenters' T-shirt, pictured

Benjamin Jong Ren Hung, 28, was arrested on September 23 and charged with conspiring to violate firearms laws. Federal prosecutors found pictures of Hung wearing a ‘Three Percenters’ T-shirt, pictured A California man who drove into a crowd of Black Lives Matter protesters in May was collecting weapons and planned to transform his family vineyard into…

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‘No justice, No peace’: Protesters march in Louisville Saturday over Breonna Taylor case – National

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LOUISVILLE, Ky. — A diverse crowd of hundreds marched in Louisville’s streets chanting “Black Lives Matter” on Saturday night, the fourth night of protests after a grand jury declined to charge officers in the fatal shooting of Breonna Taylor. People in the crowd also chanted “No Justice, No peace” as cars honked along a busy…

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Bodycam footage shows LAPD cop firing a foam-covered round at a BLM protester’s groin

Bodycam footage taken at a Black Lives Matter protest in Los Angeles on June 20 showed the moment a police officer fired a foam bullet into an activist's groin

Bodycam footage shows LAPD cop firing a foam-covered round at a BLM protester’s groin ‘seriously injuring his testicles’ – as wounded activist vows to sue Ben Montemayor says he was shot in crotch with a foam bullet during LA protest  LAPD released bodycam footage that shows cop opening fire from close range  Police are investigating…

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Driver who plowed into BLM protesters in Times Square ‘attended a Keep America Great rally’

Cell phone footage taken Thursday night shows a group of Black Lives Matter protesters standing in front of a black vehicle

The driver of a car that plowed into a crowd of Black Lives Matter demonstrators in New York City reportedly attended a Keep America Great counterprotest just hours earlier.  The man – who has not yet been publicly named – was caught on camera driving his black Ford Taurus sedan into the crowd in Times Square shortly after…

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Man is shot dead by DC police as BLM protesters say ‘we’re on our way’ 

Deon Kay was shot dead by police on Wednesday afternoon

Deon Kay was shot dead by police on Wednesday afternoon  Black Lives Matter protesters have gathered outside a police precinct in Washington DC after police shot and killed an 18-year-old black man Wednesday afternoon.  The incident happened at around 4pm and comes amid nationwide unrest over police violence.  The victim has been named Deon Kay, who…

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St. Louis couple charged for waving guns at BLM protesters make 1st court appearance – National

St. Louis couple charged for waving guns at BLM protesters make 1st court appearance - National

By Staff The Associated Press Posted August 31, 2020 11:19 am     Updated August 31, 2020 11:20 am Smaller font Descrease article font size –A Larger font Increase article font size A+ The white St. Louis couple charged for waving guns during a Black Lives Matter protest outside their home in June made their…

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Pauline Hanson slams Black Lives Matter protesters as ‘thugs and bullies’

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Pauline Hanson has slammed Black Lives Matter protesters as ‘thugs and bullies’ after a video emerged of the group descending on a woman eating at a cafe on Monday night.  The video shows the protesters heckling Lauren B. Victor, 49, at a Washington D.C restaurant after she refused to raise her fist at the command…

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Bill Barr says ‘socialist’ Black Lives Matter protesters have created ‘urban guerrilla warfare’

Attorney General William Barr (pictured) once again criticized the Black Lives Matter movement and Democrats in an interview on Fox News' Life, Liberty & Levin on Sunday

Attorney General William Barr claimed that Black Lives Matter protesters have inundated US cities with a new form of ‘urban guerrilla warfare’ because of a ‘lust for power’ and desire for a ‘progressive utopia.’  Tensions between Republicans and Democrats ratcheted up significantly in recent months as the United States, still overwhelmed with COVID-19 cases, was…

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Portland protesters help keep peace after federal agents withdraw from city – National

Portland protesters help keep peace after federal agents withdraw from city - National

Portland had its first day without tear gas in weeks after state police took over from federal agents guarding a courthouse that had become a battleground for agitators and tactical units. Agents withdrew under a deal between Oregon’s governor and U.S. officials to end a deployment that saw escalating violence and a clash between Republican…

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Wall of Moms: Mothers form human shield to protect Portland protesters – National

Wall of Moms: Mothers form human shield to protect Portland protesters - National

Mothers came together in Portland, Ore., to form a human shield — a Wall of Moms — to protect activists protesting the treatment of Black people in the U.S. Protests over police brutality and racial inequality in the wake of George Floyd‘s death have been ongoing for more than 50 days. Read more: Portland protests…

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Tony Abbott wages war with Black Lives Matter: Former PM says protesters are ‘copycats’

Tony Abbott has slammed Black Lives Matter protesters as 'copycats' and argued that Australia's racial issues are completely different from the United States

Tony Abbott has slammed Black Lives Matter protesters as ‘copycats’ and argued there is nothing ‘fundamentally racist’ about Australia. The former prime minister claimed marches are ‘out of place’ in Australia after the movement swept over from the United states in the wake of George Floyd’s death.   Mr Abbott’s criticism of the movement comes ahead…

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Black Lives Matter protesters from two communities merge in Central Islip

Protesters march through Freeport for racial justice on

Black Lives Matter protesters from Brentwood and Central Islip marched from train stations of the two communities and converged in a show of solidarity against police brutality on Sunday. Holding banners in school colors — Central Islip’s purple and gold and Brentwood’s green and black —- the signs combined to say, “I am my neighbor’s keeper” as the…

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