‘Wall of Moms’ protect Portland’s BLM protesters

A group of hundreds of mothers have attended demonstrations and stood as a human barricade between Black Lives Matter protesters and federal officers in Portland after seeing videos circulating online of federal agents in camouflage snatching demonstrators off the streets.
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The Portland protests have occurred every night in the nearly two months since the killing of George Floyd in Minneapolis on 25 May, after a police officer knelt on his neck for nearly nine minutes. Outrage at Donald Trump deploying federal agents to end what he called ‘anarchy’ reinvigorated protests in Portland In July

I wanted to take action’: behind the ‘Wall of Moms’ protecting Portland’s protesters ► https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2020/jul/21/trump-federal-agents-portland-protests-moms

Portland clampdown: why are federal agents there and what are they doing? ► https://www.theguardian.com/us-news/2020/jul/21/portland-protests-police-unmarked-cars-what-is-happening

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