In effort to support President Trump, thousands of proud Americans gathered at rallies across the country on Saturday. Their purpose was to show support for Trump’s policies and to demonstrate the you can assemble peacefully. But as usual, the left was having none of it.
The March-4-Trump rally in Berkeley, CA, was the most violent of the protests.
ANTIFA members, donned in black clothing with their faces covered, burned free speech signs, American flags and assaulted Trump supporters. Several people, including a senior citizen, were pepper sprayed.
Berkeley police made 10 arrests including four for assault with a deadly weapon and five for battery. Several weapons were also confiscated by law enforcement including bats, daggers, metal pipes and two-by-fours. Some Trump supporters wore gas masks and wooden shields to protect themselves from harm.
Another six arrests were made at the rally in St. Paul, MN. Protestors lit fireworks off inside the State Capitol and fled the scene. They were later captured and charged with felony rioting. Two more arrests were made in Nashville, where several protestors clashed with pro-Trump demonstrators.
What was different with some of these rallies, is the fact that not all Trump supporters “turned the other cheek.” Tired of being terrorized and assaulted, they were…
Both school and law enforcement officials around the country are having a difficult time trying to combat the tactics being used by the often violent mobs. Many of them are unable to be identified because they wear dark clothing and hide their faces with masks or bandanas.
But this time around, some protestors learned that many people are fed up with their antics. At several of the rallies, they fought back. We recently published a story regarding the possibility of a new “Civil War”–and this is exactly how it starts.