Posts Tagged ‘George Floyd protests’

Compton Cowboys Peace Ride

June 10, 2020

The Compton Cowboys  joined thousands celebrating the life of George Floyd in Compton CA on Sunday, June 7th. The club was formed in 2017 to dispel stereotypes against black people. All riders were welcomed for the trip from Gateway Towne Center to Compton City Hall. A Los Angeles Times video.

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Trump’s Photo-Op of Faith

June 2, 2020

Trump's Photo-Op of Faith

On Monday, federal police forces used tear gas and rubber bullets to remove peaceful protesters from Washington’s Lafayette Square, across the street from the White House. What was the protest about? Police brutality.

The police, from a variety of federal agencies, used force and munitions against a nonviolent 1st Amendent protest so that President Donald Trump could pose for photographs in front of historic St. John’s Episcopal Church, holding a Bible.