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Posts published in “Day: June 3, 2020”

Passionate, peaceful protest in Philadelphia as curfew goes into effect for 5th straight night

Philadelphia was under curfew again for a fifth straight night Wednesday, as demonstrators continued to peacefully protest against police brutality and racism.
Source: ABC News 6

Protestors urged to get COVID-19 tests in about 7 days

Philadelphia health officials say anyone involved in protests could get infected with COVID-19, even if they wore a mask. They’re urged to get tested, and self-isolate for 14 days.
Source: ABC News 6

Philadelphia officers, protesters exchange hugs during peaceful demonstrations

Hundreds of people marched peacefully through the streets of Philadelphia on Tuesday, protesting the police treatment of African Americans.
Source: ABC News 6

Mark Esper opposes using Insurrection Act for law enforcement amid George Floyd protests

Esper said active-duty troops in a law enforcement role should be used in the United States “only in the most urgent and dire of situations.”
Source: ABC News 6