Richmond Officials Say White Supremacists Caused Violence at Protests | NowThis

Richmond Officials Say White Supremacists Caused Violence at Protests | NowThis

Richmond city officials say outsiders and white supremacist groups are likely responsible for violence after 24 days of peaceful protests in Virginia.

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In US news and current events today, the Black Lives Matter protests in Richmond, VA were largely peaceful until a group out outside agitators, white supremacists, and adherents of the Boogaloo movement incited violence for their own racist purposes. The Richmond protests were peaceful until the outside agitators made them violent, echoing scenes across the country as various racists factions try to manipulate the BLM movement for their own nefarious goals. After the police killing of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Rayshard Brooks, and countless other Black people in America, the resulting George Floyd protests and Black Lives Matter protests against police brutality, police racism, and police violence have put systemic racism in the spotlight as BLM protesters take to the streets in support of police reform, racial justice and civil rights.

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