Stephen Colbert Exposes The ‘Shockingly Brutal’ Tactics Police Use On Protesters
Written by Huffingtonpost on June 5, 2020
“Late Present” host Stephen Colbert tore into the federal government and cable information for under highlighting the violence that has damaged out at a few of the demonstrations across the nation.
“Please don’t purchase the false narrative that these are lawless mobs,” he stated. “The overwhelming majority of those protests have been peaceable.”
Demonstrators are protesting racial injustice in addition to the police killing of George Floyd, a Black man, in Minneapolis final week. President Donald Trump has accused a few of them of being lawless mobs, threatened to ship the U.S. navy into American cities and shared a letter on Twitter claiming the gang exterior the White Home was “terrorists.”
Colbert shared clips of the various demonstrations then described how cities and police departments have been utilizing and abusing curfews as properly different ways to “convey the smackdown on peaceable protesters”:
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