Protests continue across the country in the wake of George Floyd’s murder by police officer Derek Chauvin in Minneapolis last Monday. Black Americans and their allies have had enough of unequal justice in America. After that observation, the field gets very confusing, very fast. It appears that the protests have been infiltrated by white people bent on causing destruction, but to what end? Are they anarchists eager to destroy the state; white supremacists seeking to discredit black protesters; or bored young people thinking rioting is cool? Or all of the above?
— Read on heathercoxrichardson.substack.com/p/may-31-2020
Heather Cox Richardson pretty much says it all in this article. The REAL PROTESTORS fighting for change of an incredibly unjust justice system that treats people of color very unfairly, gather peacefully to bring their message to the world.
It however seems inevitable that there will be those that take advantage of REAL PROTESTS to burn, steal and destroy in the name of justice and sadly now in the name of the murdered George Floyd. Who these people are remains to be seen. Who the people are that want to destroy our America remains to be seen. But one thing remains true as ever and that is Trump is bent on not only fanning the flames but also throwing gasoline on them.