People in many major US cities rose to support Baltimore protestants against police. Tension is rising, as people all over the country are going on the streets to express their support to people of Baltimore
People in many major US cities rose to support Baltimore protestants against police.
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Tension is rising, as people all over the country are going to the streets to express their support to people of Baltimore as well as to show that police violence is a problem in their cities as well. The demonstration fever started on Wednesday and as of now, demonstrations are confirmed to be taking place in Boston, Denver, New York, Washington and other US cities. Many other cities have scheduled their protests on Friday that is also an International Workers Day to draw attentions to problems of the working class people.
Meanwhile, over 100 people were arrested in New York at the “NYC Rise up & shut it down with Baltimore” meeting and one man was injured in the skirmish and hospitalized. Protest meeting in Washington passed peacefully with the march that included over 500 people. 11 people were arrested in Denver after small fights with the police over the night. Meetings in Ferguson were marked with blood as three people were reported to be shot, another three were hospitalized and one man was arrested, whereas only one arrest was made in Chicago that day.