Protests Continue Nationwide After Death of George Floyd

Protests Continue Nationwide After Death of George Floyd

5/30/2020 4:34:00 AM

Protests Continue Nationwide After Death of George Floyd

Protesters took to the streets Friday in Los Angeles, New York City, San Jose, Atlanta, D.C. and other major hubs across the country following the death of George Floyd at the hands of law enforcem…

Mayor Bill de Blasio tweeted that NYPD have been “given a very clear instruction” to “respect peaceful protest,” and reminded protesters of the importance of peaceful demonstration. Our police officers have been given a very clear instruction: as always, respect peaceful protest. We in this city have a long history of respecting every kind of viewpoint, that is the essence of New York City.

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— Mayor Bill de Blasio (@NYCMayor)May 29, 2020The White House briefly went into lockdown amid protests in D.C. NBC News reporter Peter Alexander noted on Twitter around 5:30 p.m. PT that the lockdown had been lifted, and posted video of police in riot gear on the grounds of the White House.

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Protests Continue Nationwide Over George Floyd Killing In MinneapolisNationwide protests over the killing of George Floyd — the Black man who died after a white Minneapolis police officer knelt on his neck — continue as Americans demanded that those involved face justice. He died because he was MURDERED

White House on Lockdown, Police Car Torched as George Floyd Protests ContinueThe White House has been put on lockdown and a police car has been set on fire as protests numbers grow in cities across the United States. Donald Trump is just like Adolph Hitler toward the end of WWII....he's afraid of his citizens. RiopelleAlyssa DaySheldon Imagine how the US would react if the violent scenes being witnessed all over America with the police using excessive force to subdue the GeorgeFloydprotests happened in a non-white resource rich country. America would sanction, invade, bomb & loot all in the name of freedom😃

Protests Continue Nationwide Over George Floyd Killing In MinneapolisAfter days of unrest, the white officer who knelt on the Black man’s neck was charged with third-degree murder. Floyd’s family wants the other officers a... I bet you the cops are more angry at the white people out there protesting and they are at the black because now they got a show a little bit more restrain who would have thought looting and commiting crimes on mass would have lead to police action Funny how protests against police violence are met with police violence. ICantBreathe

Minneapolis Police Station On Fire, As George Floyd Killing Protests ContinueA Minneapolis police spokesman confirmed late Thursday that staff had evacuated the 3rd precinct station, the focus of many of the protests, “in the interest of the safety of our personnel' shortly after 10 p.m. Run cops run. Thanks to the leftist media the police are cowards who run rather than using stand your ground force? If you can only undermine China's authoritative force, tenderize that meat, Europe is going to pay soon enough under Arab & African threat control. Smh crazy

Fierce protests erupt after fatal arrest of George FloydFire, violence, and stand-offs with police have broken out in Minneapolis after the death of an unarmed black man detained by police. The Minneapolis Mayor is calling for a fired officer to be charged in the death. Shaquille Brewster joins with the latest. shaqbrewster Can't white officers see, people have had enough. No one will be able to stop this retaliation, once it starts. More people of color will die needlessly. shaqbrewster GOOD! This is what it takes to get through to the Powers That Be. NO JUSTICE, NO PEACE. shaqbrewster Odd that these are the very same people he was talking about in the video going around. Thugs. The circle has to be broken.

Trump stokes tensions over George Floyd protestsIf President Donald Trump's initial response to the police killing of an unarmed black man in Minnesota surprised some as uncharacteristically measured, his threat of violent police retaliation and military intervention as protests raged thrust him more squarely into a familiar position as racial instigator and defender of law enforcement. CNN stokes tension with endless Fake News propaganda. Stop calling thugs protestors. They are criminals. When looting starts shooting starts is not stoking tension- it means that business owners are starting to shoot looters and national guard must intervene to stop more deaths. CNN is stoking tensions & fueling this emotional conflict. Justice for Mr. Floyd must be served...