Federal agents attacking tax paying American citizens. Where are the 2nd amendment defenders

The NRA Has Spent Decades Warning About Police Crackdowns. Now It’s Utterly Silent. https://www.motherjones.com/anti-racism-police-protest/2020/06/nra-police-protest-george-floyd-donald-trump/

Masks are tyranny but secret police aren’t Nothing but crickets from so-called conservatives. https://stoehr.substack.com/p/masks-are-tyranny-but-secret-police

Nothing Can Justify the Attack on Portland. The question of whether these arrests are appropriate has a clear answer—at least in a nation that purports to live under the rule of law. https://www.theatlantic.com/ideas/archive/2020/07/nothing-can-justify-attack-portland/614413/

‘Get the hell out of our uniforms’: It’s getting hard to tell who are the real law enforcement as camouflaged Feds crack down on protests https://www.businessinsider.com/military-uniforms-protest-police-border-patrol-2020-7

This interview with the Navy veteran who shrugged off a brutal assault by feds in Portland is one of the most powerful things I’ve ever seen. If you have two minutes please watch. Joshua Potash on Twitter

America, here’s the truth about Portland’s protests that the mainstream is hiding Donald Trump chose Portland to show his white nationalist fans that he is willing to use violence to quell Black lives protesters. And Mayor Ted Wheeler is no hero either. He’s responsible for gassing, beating, and arresting nonviolent demonstrators, too. https://www.revolt.tv/2020/7/21/21332826/portland-protests-truth

Facing unrest on American streets, Trump turns Homeland Security powers inward https://www.washingtonpost.com/national/facing-unrest-on-american-streets-trump-turns-homeland-security-powers-inward/2020/07/21/655e7822-cb71-11ea-89ce-ac7d5e4a5a38_story.html

Trump directs a campaign ad in Portland President Donald Trump is conjuring up an American dystopia — using the government and his supporters as producers. https://www.politico.com/news/2020/07/25/trump-directs-a-campaign-ad-in-portland-381423?cid=apn

Trump threatens to deploy federal agents to Chicago and other U.S. cities led by Democrats https://www.washingtonpost.com/national/defending-portland-crackdown-trump-pledges-to-deploys-feds-to-chicago-and-other-us-cities-led-by-democrats/2020/07/20/fda42b8a-caaa-11ea-89ce-ac7d5e4a5a38_story.html

More examples of Peaceful protests massive march in Brooklyn right now. Been like this for 10 minutes Christopher Mathias on Twitter

 “All lives can’t matter until black lives matter, (too).” https://wepresent.wetransfer.com/story/a-manifesto-by-patrisse-cullors/

Who are these men ?  What Law Enforcement agency are they with?   Where are the badges, insignia, and names? Many of them are obese and unfit. The facial hair is unusual for Federal Officers. This is an urgent matter. This is not ok in America. We do not have secret police here Steve Schmidt on Twitter

Our country has been looted by lobbyists for more than half a century and in that time our expectations have been squished to nothing.  8 out of 10 Americans live paycheck to paycheck.  1 out of 3 don’t know how they’ll pay rent next month.  It’s time to be mad as hell.

Joe Sanberg #BlackLivesMatter on Twitter

Erik Prince Recruits Ex-Spies to Help Infiltrate Liberal Groups https://www.nytimes.com/2020/03/07/us/politics/erik-prince-project-veritas.html

Black River Mercenaries In Portland: Security Firm Owned by Besty DeVos’s Brother Erik Prince Under Fire https://www.thecourierdaily.com/portland-black-river-water-mercenaries-security-betsy-devos-brother/23052/

Trump’s gestapo beat up a 14 year old girl on a bike. 

Make no mistake, this is Trump’s dress rehearsal for martial law.

Randi Mayem Singer on Twitter

WOW… so this is how Ridgewood, NJ police officers make sure people wear helmets when riding bikes? The EXCESSIVE use of force against this 15-year-old Latinx bicyclist is unacceptable!! We need answers NOW.

Ben Crump on Twitter

Somehow this clip didn’t make it into Jim Jordan, Bill Barr and the rest of the GOP’s presentation. #BarrHearing This is one of the most disturbing videos I have seen out of Portland yet. If this is what federal troops will do to a woman when the world is watching, imagine what they would have done if they were alone. 

This is not my America. Joy Reid on Twitter

Google and other tech companies should not censor this ad by @prioritiesUSA and @colorofchangeThey shouldn’t hide the abusive actions of government agents or the authoritarian actions of Donald Trump. Tell @Google what you think. Julián Castro on Twitter

‘Umbrella Man’ went viral breaking windows at a protest. He was a white supremacist trying to spark violence, police say. — The Washington Post

Homeland Security Was Destined to Become a Secret Police Force

Trump ordered federal forces to quell Portland protests. But the chaos ended as soon as they left. https://www.washingtonpost.com/nation/2020/07/31/portland-protests-federal-calm/

Police identify ‘Umbrella Man’ as associate of Hell’s Angels, white supremacists https://www.ajc.com/news/police-identify-umbrella-man-as-associate-of-hells-angels-white-supremacists/SQRRJU52ABGU5ENHMCUHN6ZTLY/

A Right-Wing Militia Showed Up at a Statue Protest and a Protester Got Shot — VICE

Analysis | Who caused the violence at protests? It wasn’t antifa. — The Washington Post

Videos of alleged police misconduct went viral. Then what happened? — Reuters

Police detain armed militia members after man is shot at Albuquerque protest — The Washington Post

Members of armed militia taken into custody after man is shot at Albuquerque protest — The Washington Post