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Barr Defends Tough Federal Response To Protests

Eurasia Review Wednesday, 29 July 2020 ()
Barr Defends Tough Federal Response To ProtestsBy Ken Bredemeier and Chris Hannas

U.S. Attorney General William Barr staunchly defended sending hundreds of federal agents to Portland, Oregon, and elsewhere to quell violent protests, while opposition Democrats accused him of violating the civil rights of peaceful protesters.

This was Barr’s first appearance as...
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Rep. Pramila Jayapal called out Attorney General William Barr for justifying violence from federal agents against anti-racism protests, while armed anti-lockdown protesters in Michigan went unchecked.

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