The moralizing has begun. Those who have rarely been the target of organized police gangsterism are once again lecturing those who have about how best to respond to it. Be peaceful, they implore, as protesters rise up in Minneapolis and across the country in response to the killing of George Floyd. This, coming from the More
Protests following the death of George Floyd, a black man who pleaded that he couldn’t breathe while he was held down with a knee by a Minneapolis police officer, have spread nationwide. Follow here for the latest updates.
Minnesota Attorney General Keith Ellison is questioning one rioter who was caught on camera shattering windows at a local Auto Zone.
The President of the United States is threatening to use live fire on his own citizens. https://t.co/POTjkxeTxr
— IfNotNow🔥 (@IfNotNowOrg) May 29, 2020
A desire to imitate the U.S. goes much deeper among Brazilian conservatives than talk of Bolsonaro being a “Tropical Trump.”