#BabyGate trends as Trump’s White House border fence gets a hilarious new nickname
Incredible. WH made reporters, including myself, sit *closer together* at the president's remarks in the Rose Garden today and *violate the federal government's social distancing policy for the pandemic* because they thought the seating arrangement "looks better." From @whca :
This man assaulted a group of young people putting up flyers for George Floyd — he has been identified but not arrested at the time of publication
President Trump, hailing a dip in the unemployment rate, said Friday that it was a “great day” for Americans and for George Floyd. The comments drew immediate criticism, and he ignored a question from a reporter who asked why it was a great day for Floyd.
A 75-year-old man was violently pushed to the ground by police during protests in Buffalo
BREAKING: law enforcement officials have seized thousands of cloth masks that were mailed to four different cities to protect Black Lives Matter protesters from COVID-19:
BREAKING: A judge just ruled that every Tennessee voter can now vote by mail for the 2020 elections.
SHOCKING VIDEO: LAPD officers seen striking protesters with batons in Fairfax district confrontation
Today is #BreonnaTaylor 's birthday. She would be 27. In March, police killed her when they stormed her home while she was sleeping, looking for a man who did not live there. 84 days later, no officers have been charged.
UPDATE: The mayor of Buffalo says the 75-year-old man shoved by cops is in serious condition. Two officers have been suspended without pay.
Breaking: NYS Judge James Burke rules NYPD can now keep anyone (peaceful protestors arrested for curfew and criminal looters) detained for over 24 hours given these are extraordinary times. “It’s a crisis within a crisis", he said. "All writs are denied, BK, BX and manhattan"
I had to clip this because it is unbelievable. President @realDonaldTrump just said this: “Hopefully, George is looking down right and saying this is a great thing that’s happening for our country. It’s a great day for him, it’s a great day for everybody.” #GeorgeFloyd
A judge has ruled that all three defendants in the Ahmaud Arbery case will stand trial on all charges
Breonna Taylor would have turned 27 today. Happy birthday, Breonna. We will never stop fighting for you ❤️
Today Trump declared war on the people of the United States, threatening states that if the did not request federal troops in their states, the troops would be deployed forcibly. That’s illegal, and it would invoke a civil war.
BREAKING: An independent autopsy ordered by George Floyd's family finds he was killed by "homicide caused by asphyxia due to neck and back compression that led to a lack of blood flow to the brain," according to early findings from the examination.
Breaking: Louisville Mayor Greg Fischer just announced every single officers' body camera was NOT ACTIVATED during the shooting last night that resulted in DavidMcAtee’s death. Not one.
BREAKING: The 3 other officers involved in #GeorgeFloyd 's killing will be charged with aiding and abetting murder, reports the Minneapolis Star-Tribune. Derek Chauvin's charge will be elevated to second-degree murder.