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Old 07-30-2020, 10:10 AM
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Default Re: ‘Umbrella Man’

Originally Posted by saltwn View Post
With an umbrella in his left hand and a hammer in his right, the man in black lobbed his weapon so nonchalantly into an auto parts shop’s windows that it surprised many others in Minneapolis marching nearby in a May 27 protest after George Floyd’s death.

Soon after the abrupt attack, the mostly calm demonstration near a police precinct erupted into looting and arson — the first fire in riots that eventually caused $500 million in damage and left two people dead, the Associated Press reported.

For weeks afterward, activists and Internet commenters homed in on a viral video of the figure nicknamed “Umbrella Man,” speculating that his intent was actually to turn the peaceful protests destructive.

On Tuesday, Minneapolis police identified him as an affiliate of a white supremacist group that allegedly sought to “incite violence,” according to a search warrant affidavit filed in the Hennepin County District Court. The Star Tribune first reported of the warrant. The 32-year-old man has not been charged.
The Minneapolis Police Department declined to comment on the case, citing the active investigation.

The news comes amid rising fears of right-wing agitators purposefully stoking violence at protests. Last month, federal prosecutors charged supporters of the right-wing “boogaloo boys” movement in incidents including the killing of a security officer at a federal courthouse and plotting firebombs and explosives at a government building and peaceful protests — all with the aim of stoking racial conflict.

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went viral breaking windows at a protest. He was a white supremacist trying to spark violence, police say.
So they take away is, people believe that the protesters are so weak of mind that they cannot control their actions, and can be lead around and told what to do?

And you claim the Democrats actually care about people, while everything proves they think minorities, and specifically in this case, Blacks, cannot think for themselves.

I grew up with the phrase 'just because your friends jump off a bridge, means you have to also?'. I guess I was raised with that horrifying experience of 'White Privilege' that taught me critical thinking and how to think independently of others.

Whomever wrote that piece of toilet paper, is sucking you in. You don't even use your own 'God given' abilities to read something, analyze it and realize it's garbage. And this is what the DNC panders to.....
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