Peaceful George Floyd protests marred by bursts of violence | USA TODAY

Peaceful George Floyd protests marred by bursts of violence | USA TODAY



Tensions flared as George Floyd protests continued around the country a sixth straight day.

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Across the U.S., protesters marched in the streets again to call for reforms after the death of George Floyd, an unarmed black man who died in police custody on Memorial Day in Minneapolis.

Most demonstrations were peaceful though violence, including the burning of police vehicles and looting, prompted police in some cities to deploy tear gas to gain control of the crowd.

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18 Comments

  1. YTB SUB 1000000

    I agree with all forms of protest, all the goals of "protest" are the same, achieving the goal of freedom of speech, if there are interests involved in the protest or politicization, then the initial goal will be not transparent, … so keep spirit…

  2. Mailee Le

    Black life matter and you despite the way of life of Americans people. I think that is wrong day time you guy play peace night you are lootering and set fire on the street Violence you guy are Americans ENEMY.

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