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Labor Day protests in Portland

Credit: KTNV Channel 13 Las Vegas
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Labor Day protests in Portland
Labor Day protests in Portland

Demonstrators held a Black Lives Matter march in Portland over Labor Day.

The protests turned violent against the police.

OUTSIDE OF A POLICE STATION ANDTURNED FIREWORKS INTO CANNONS -LAUNCHING THEM AT OFFICERS.ONGOING PROTESTS IN PORTLANDHAVE BEEN HAPPENING FOR MORETHAN 100 DAYS.IN ROCHESTER, A FIFTH NIGHT OFPROTESTS IN MEMORY OF DANIELPRUDE.HE DIED IN POLICE CUSTODY INMARCH.THERE WERE NO ARRESTS.THE CITY'S PLAN TO KEEP THEPEACE - APPEARS TO BE WORKINGTHERE - ALTHOUGH -PRESIDENT TRUMP IS CRITICIZINGBOTH CITIES' AND THEIR HANDLINGOF THE PROTESTERS.SOT: TRUMP: "THEY THROW ROCKS,THEY THROW CANS OF SOUP, THEYTHROW LOTS OF HARD OBJECTS, ANDRARELY DOES ANYTHING HAPPEN."THE MAYOR OF ROCHESTER SAID INA STATEMENT - PRESIDENT TRUMP'SONLY DESIRE IS TO BAIT PEOPLETO ACT WITH HATE AND INCITEVIOLENCE.BLACK OWNED BUSINESSES AREGETTING MORE ATTENTION THAN

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