Category: Riots

Biden on Riots: This Is ‘Trump’s America’ — ‘Rooting for More Violence’
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Biden on Riots: This Is ‘Trump’s America’ — ‘Rooting for More Violence’

Thursday on MSNBC’s “Andrea Mitchell Reports,” Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden blamed the violence in Kenosha, WI, and other places around the country on President Donald Trump “rooting” for and “encouraging” the violence. Biden said, “The problem we have right now is we’re in Donald Trump’s America. You know, to quote Kellyanne Conway, she said,…

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Chad Wolf: 12 Riots in 10 Days Since Feds Left Portland
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Chad Wolf: 12 Riots in 10 Days Since Feds Left Portland

Acting Department of Homeland Security Chad Wolf tweeted Monday that in the ten days since federal law enforcement officials had been withdrawn from their posts in Portland, Oregon, local police had declared twelve official riots. Reality Check: It’s been 10 days since the agreement between DHS and Oregon. During that time, @PortlandPolice has declared riots…

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Pollak: The Riots Began With Obama’s Embrace of Occupy Wall Street
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Pollak: The Riots Began With Obama’s Embrace of Occupy Wall Street

Politico declared Friday that President Donald Trump faced “a culture war of his own making” in the riots following George Floyd’s death. There is no doubt that Trump has fought back in that culture war — but he did not start it. The chaos currently running amok on America’s streets began with President Barack Obama’s embrace…

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Minneapolis Riots: Man Shot Dead Outside Pawn Shop
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Minneapolis Riots: Man Shot Dead Outside Pawn Shop

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — Fires burned and looters struck Thursday after violent protests over the death of a black man in police custody rocked a Minneapolis neighborhood for a second straight night, with damage stretching for miles across the city and Mayor Jacob Frey appealing to the governor to activate the National Guard. Amid the violence,…

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