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‘Waking up suburbia’: Trump’s use of federal agents backfired, spurring members of the ‘Wall of Mums’ and ‘Wall of Vets’ groups into action in Portland

The deployment of federal agents to Portland was supposed to quiet protests that began with George Floyd’s death after an officer knelt on his neck for nearly nine minutes. It had the opposite effect. Though federal agents have left, protests are ongoing in the city. “I hope that we’re waking […]
‘Waking up suburbia’: Trump’s use of federal agents backfired, spurring members of the ‘Wall of Mums’ and ‘Wall of Vets’ groups into action in Portland
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A DHS intelligence report showed the department had collected and analysed messages between Portland protesters, a new report says

The Department of Homeland Security collected and analysed communications between Portland protesters and shared the information with other law enforcement agencies, The Washington Post reported. However, Brian Murphy, acting DHS undersecretary for the Office of Intelligence and Analysis (I & A), told the Senate Intelligence Committee in a briefing last […]
A DHS intelligence report showed the department had collected and analysed messages between Portland protesters, a new report says
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The DHS reportedly created ‘intelligence reports’ on journalists covering the Portland protests who published leaked internal department information

The Department of Homeland Security reportedly compiled “intelligence reports” on journalists covering the ongoing protests in Portland, a practice traditionally reserved for collecting information on suspected terrorists and violent actors, The Washington Post reported on Thursday. The department’s Office of Intelligence and Analysis distributed three Open Source Intelligence Reports, which […]
The DHS reportedly created ‘intelligence reports’ on journalists covering the Portland protests who published leaked internal department information
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Trump’s cynical plan to provoke chaos in America’s cities is working

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Trump’s cynical plan to provoke chaos in America’s cities is working
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‘Wall of vets’ join Portland protests to protect free speech

A ‘wall of vets’ joined the front lines of protests in Portland, Oregon Friday, the New York Times reported. The military veterans joined the protests to support protester’s rights to free speech one week after a navy veteran was struck by a federal officer after approaching them to ask a […]
‘Wall of vets’ join Portland protests to protect free speech