“We have evidence that outsiders have been present and, in some cases, have played a very negative role. But I’ve been talking with protesters and trying to get a sense of who some of these folks are and I’ve heard mixed things,” Ellison said on “Fox News Sunday.’ “Some of the negative stuff has come from people in Minnesota and some of it has come from people on the outside. What I’d say is we’ve got enough to handle on our own and that what we really need to do is refocus on justice for Mr. Floyd. And the negative behavior, looting, arson, does not help us achieve that goal.” … [Read more...] about White House downplays Minnesota claims of far-right role in riots, in dispute over who’s fueling violence
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But as the protests turned violent and rioters began to loot businesses and set them ablaze, Democrats began to blame outside sources for the ensuing damage. (RELATED: ‘Catastrophic Judgmental Error’: Dan Bongino Warns Rioters Not To Try Breaching The White House) … [Read more...] about Trump, White Supremacists And Russia: Here’s Who Democrats Have Blamed For Riots So Far
For Bay Area residents with relatives nearby, hanging out during the pandemic comes with extra precautions: masked strolls, hugs on hold and backyard dinners with people spaced 6 feet apart. But for those with loved ones a plane ride away, deciding whether and how to visit involves a more confounding set of calculations. It means considering the threat of infection while flying versus the pain of missing funerals, births and graduations. It means navigating how soon to see loved ones upon arrival and weighing the possibility of exposing vulnerable family to the virus against the idea of not seeing each other until a vaccine is complete. … [Read more...] about Is it safe to fly? Far-flung Bay Area families weigh coronavirus risk
Washington was not pandering. His will instructed all the enslaved people he owned to be set free after he and his wife died. And according to historians at Mount Vernon, the primary reason Washington didn’t free his slaves sooner is because it would have broken up countless families. More than half the slaves working on Washington’s estate did not belong to him and many had intermarried. … [Read more...] about Justin Haskins: ‘Cancel culture’ hypocrisy — Will the Left, Dems confront their own racist past?
This is not the first time either Antifa or BLM activists have engaged in such conduct in front of the White House in recent months. In May, protesters upset over Floyd’s death set several U.S. flags ablaze, while alternatively chanting “hands up, don’t shoot” and obscenities at law enforcement. … [Read more...] about WATCH: Leftists Stomp, Dance on U.S. Flag Outside White House on July 4th