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Police Target Journalists as Trump Blames ‘Lamestream Media' for Protests

3 monthes ago   |   By NY Times

‘I've really never seen anything like this': Reporters and news photographers describe being roughed up, arrested and shot by projectiles while covering demonstrations across the country.
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California Governor Gavin Newsom Rejects Donald Trump's Call For Military “Dominance” Over Protesters

3 monthes ago   |   By Deadline

California Governor Gavin Newsom was introduced at his Monday press conference by the pastor of a black church in Sacramento. He began by emphasizing his view of the cause of the protests, saying it was deeper that the tragic killing of George Floyd. “The black community is not responsible for what's happening in this country...
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BREAKING: Cuomo Announces Curfew in New York City

BREAKING: Cuomo Announces Curfew in New York City

3 monthes ago   |   By Mediaite

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New York Governor Andrew Cuomo announced there will be a curfew in New York City Monday night, after days of nationwide protests against police brutality that have led to violent clashes between police and demonstrators.
The curfew will begin at 11 p.m. ET and stretch until 5 a.m.
“I spoke with the mayor, there's going to be a curfew in New York City that we think could be helpful and more importantly there's going to be an increase in force in New York City. There were about 4,000 officers on duty last night. There will be double that tonight,” Cuomo...
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Illinois Governor Confronts Trump in Stunning Conference Call: I'm ‘Extraordinarily Concerned' About Your ‘Inflammatory' Rhetoric

Illinois Governor Confronts Trump in Stunning Conference Call: I'm ‘Extraordinarily Concerned' About Your ‘Inflammatory' Rhetoric

3 monthes ago   |   By Mediaite

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A heated exchange took place on a conference call Monday between President Donald Trump and Gov. J.B. Pritzker , during which the president's response to the protests following George Floyd's fatal arrest was described as “inflammatory.”
In a transcript shared by Katie Rogers of The New York Times , the governor said he was “extraordinarily concerned” by the rhetoric Trump has used amid the nationwide protests, claiming he failed to calm down the reaction:
Here is transcript of a testy exchange between the president and GovPritzker...
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Trump's ‘Unhinged' Rant at Governors Over Protests Draws Condemnation: ‘Like an Arsonist Blaming the Fire Department'

Trump's ‘Unhinged' Rant at Governors Over Protests Draws Condemnation: ‘Like an Arsonist Blaming the Fire Department'

3 monthes ago   |   By Mediaite

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Numerous political observers were horrified on Monday as they learned that President Donald Trump lashed out at state governors over the chaotic, nationwide protests over the weekend.
The president and Attorney General Bill Barr held a conference call with state leaders to discuss the unrest that has overshadowed calls for justice following George Floyd's death. Leaked audio shows Trump berating governors as “fools,” called the law enforcement efforts “weak,” told state leaders to “dominate” protesters, and compelled them to exercise greater force in numerous...
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