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George Floyd protests take varying turns | USA TODAY

Protesters continued to demand justice for George Floyd in cities across the U.S. a day after former a Minneapolis police officer was arrested on third-degree murder and manslaughter charges.

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Video from a bystander showed then-officer Derek Chauvin pressing his knee on Floyd’s neck for more than eight minutes. Chauvin and three other officers who were involved were fired, but many protesters say that’s not enough.

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    Andrew Brewton

    Diversity is tolerable when the economy is good. Now with 20% unemployment and an economic depression, diversity will become Hell on Earth.

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    Bring in the marines now shit stop real quick. These people are terrorists .

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    truthful Conch777

    What do all the peaceful protesters have in common?
    All Democrat strongholds
    At night these peaceful protests become riots.

    It's disgusting.

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    These are riots, not protests. Not demonstrations. Riots.
    The organizers need to be held accountable for the violence.

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    A lot of white kids WTF – bad parents

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    So for a bad apple you are going to burn down the whole produce department?

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    And just like that the pandemic was over. God bless George Floyd.

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    Stephen Velasquez

    Left out Sacramento.

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    Bunch of idiots. This isn’t justice it’s revenge. Brainless.

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    It needed to happen

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    Antifa can't breathe?

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    This is what happens when you let people on welfare vote.

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    Everything was looted out of the Target except condoms and Father's Day cards.

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    This people are psycho

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    I just looked at the numbers. Cops have killed more white people every year for the last three years? Tell me how they are hunting down black people again? We are not a racist country.

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    Bill Gates, wake up people.

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    Javonte Foster

    The sad thing about this is our President is doing nothing about this and even wants to sic dogs on people during a PANDEMIC SMH

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    Fire looting smoke all cure covid19

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    Such stupidity……..Peaceful protesting is legal and fine….but this rioting must stop…….

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    diversity is our strength they said

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    Riots. These are not protests. Yet some how the open up protests were labeled at terrorists??? The completely peaceful protests??

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    terrible 🎻

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    Look at the faces of the police officers at the end of the video,lol, who are the snowflakes now?

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    More Baconplease

    “Zombie apocalypse”
    Human: hold my perc30

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    Maria Figueroa

    Police driving into the crowd in NY

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    there just asking for a knee to the neck.

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    Ive been telling everybody since last year, sh*t gonna hit the fan 2021

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    The reality is that the mayor, police chief, and the governor are worthless. The un-armed rioters burned downed how many businesses and exactly what were the fire department doing? Abandoning the third police division is nothing but a disgrace. Do you think the rioters are your tax base? America you are witnessing the death of America!

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    mindless thugs exploit crisis to riot, set buildings on fire, beat the innocent, and loot.

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    Spivey Investment Foundation

    It's ok for police officers to kill but if someone breaks a window or starts a fire we bring in the national guard. That is complete bullshit

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    Dragonice Lakeoffire

    A bunch of punk as white liberals out looting knowing that the police will do nothing to them.

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    These aren’t “protests” this is pure and simple rioting..

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    U news still calling riots a protest

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    Violence actions by police officers is not solved by violence riots by the people. Only by peaceful protesting.

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    Jeremiah Sturk

    The police and military presence is PROOF OF A TYRANNICAL GOVERNMENT!!!

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    It is funny how the mugshot of the cop they arrested doesn't look like the guy that killed Floyd, they are saying his name is Chauvin (Chauvin——ist), his neighbors didn't know he was a Cop, and the autopsy says Floyd died of Cardiac failure.

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    A government made by the people for the people. When that social contract is violated of course you’re gonna have protest.

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    And they say HK is hell. 🤔

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    This is really sad we are together but yet divided at the same time😞

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    The Annihilator

    Bernie Bros and the result of generations of single mothers.

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    kadin knobloch

    Put a bullet in thier head if they looting at this point

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    thatguy youkno

    Most will stop "protesting" when all the tvs and electronics are gone from stores

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    A lot of dead people in the future they all forgot about the 100,000 corona death

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    Don’t you hear what they said, Don’t Shoot!! We Loot

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