White Supremacist Rally in Portland Leads to Multiple Arrests

Nicole Rojas
Aug 20, 2019 - 12:48
White Supremacist Rally in Portland Leads to Multiple Arrests

More than a dozen protestors were arrested by the Portland Police Bureau this past weekend after white supremacists descended on Tom McCall Waterfront Park in Portland’s downtown area. Right-wing demonstrators clashed with Antifa (anti-fascist) counterprotestors leading to the arrests.  An estimated 1,200 people participated in the rally held by the Proud Boys, a right-wing and white nationalist group, that traveled to Portland to condemn anti-fascist activists, authorities said. Portland Police said that 13 people were arrested during the demonstrations.  Two men,...

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