6 Arrested, Officer Injured As Oakland Police Clash With Jacob Blake Shooting ProtestersFor the third night since Wednesday, protesters marched through the streets of Oakland Saturday to demand justice in the police shooting of Jacob Blake in Kenosha, Wisconsin, with some agitators clashing with police.
Agitators Smash Windows, Set Fires At Oakland Protest In Solidarity With Jacob Blake NBA BoycottHundreds came out to a planned protest in Oakland Wednesday night, to show solidarity with the pro-sports boycott for Jacob Blake, a black man who was shot, point blank, 7 times in the back by a police officer in Wisconsin.
San Francisco DA Chesa Boudin Offers Money To Aid Victims Of Police ViolenceThe policy change by District Attorney Chesa Boudin comes as the U.S. reels from the deaths of George Floyd and other people of color at the hands of police.
Pres. Obama Urges Americans To Tamp Down Inflammatory Rhetoric"We as a nation have to be loud and clear that nothing justifies attacks on law enforcement," the president said.