Kamala Harris praises BLM, says ongoing protests are ‘essential’ for change in US

Peaceful protests against racial injustice are critical for the nation’s progress and help to keep law enforcement in check, Sen. Kamala Harris, D-Calif., said Friday. “Nothing that we have achieved that has been about progress, in particular around civil rights, has

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Mitch McConnell, Mitt Romney respond to Trump’s peaceful transfer of power remarks

Sen. Mitt Romney, R-Utah, called President Trump’s answer to a question about the peaceful transfer of power regarding the 2020 election “unthinkable and unacceptable,” while Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell emphasized that “there will be an orderly transition just as there has been every

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Rep. Clyburn says he does not stand for violence by protesters: ‘That is not what I advocate’

Peaceful protests can get hijacked by violent individuals, said Rep. James Clyburn, D-S.C., on Tuesday, responding to violence at Black Lives Matter demonstrations. “Our movement got hijacked in the ’60s. John Lewis never asked anybody to burn anything. We were overtaken by the

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U.N. Panel Takes Aim at Heavy-Handed Police Tactics at Protests

GENEVA — Law-enforcement authorities are obligated to protect and facilitate peaceful demonstrations, an influential United Nations human rights panel said on Wednesday, challenging tactics the police have used against anti-racism protests in American cities and around the world. The international

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Hawley blasts big tech for ‘censoring’ Christian worship leader

Sen. Josh Hawley called out Instagram Wednesday night for censoring videos of a Christian activist participating in peaceful prayer gatherings at protest sites around the country. The Missouri Republican shared a post on Twitter from Sean Feucht, who claimed the tech giant was blocking

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Trump: ‘We’re Dominating the Street With Compassion’ When Using ‘Force’ Against Protesters

With peaceful protests ongoing nationwide, President Trump continued using harsh rhetoric and called for aggressive police tactics to halt constitutionally-protected demonstrations. While discussing a forthcoming executive order on police reform at a roundtable event in Dallas on Thursday, the president

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Despite Curfews, Peaceful Protests Continue Across Nation

new video loaded: Despite Curfews, Peaceful Protests Continue Across Nation transcript Back bars 0:00/1:07 –1:07 transcript Despite Curfews, Peaceful Protests Continue Across Nation Curfews took effect across several cities, but tens of thousands of people staged peaceful protests and impassioned

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‘We Are Powerful. We Are Strong.’ Scenes From Peaceful Protests in Brooklyn

new video loaded: ‘We Are Powerful. We Are Strong.’ Scenes From Peaceful Protests in Brooklyn transcript Back bars 0:00/0:47 –0:47 transcript ‘We Are Powerful. We Are Strong.’ Scenes From Peaceful Protests in Brooklyn Amid a night of unrest in Manhattan,

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