Oregon Governor Kate Brown urged all residents to “keep it small” this Thanksgiving; telling citizens in her state to “disinvite your boyfriends, uncles, aunts, best friends, and nieces” from the annual meal.
“This is hard, but making difficult sacrifices now will save lives. This Thanksgiving, keep it small. Uninvite them,” posted Brown on social media.
This is hard, but making difficult sacrifices now will save lives.
This Thanksgiving, keep it small. Uninvite them. pic.twitter.com/4OLOv6s6A0
— Governor Kate Brown (@OregonGovBrown) November 24, 2020
Watch her request above.
CHAOS CONTINUES: Portland Rioters Attack Police, Set Precinct on Fire, Attempt to ‘Blind Officers’
Portland was rocked by another night of violence Sunday as hundreds of protesters attacked police, set fire to a local precinct, and attempted to blind officers using “lasers” during violent demonstrations.
“Criminal Activity has continued,” the department said on Twitter. “This event is now a RIOT. All persons must leave to the SOUTH. Failure to adhere to this direction may subject you to citation, arrest, and/or crowd control agents including, but not limited to, tear gas and impact weapons.”
— Brendan Gutenschwager (@BGOnTheScene) August 24, 2020
“President Trump urged leaders in Oregon again to request federal assistance to quell the violence on Saturday, after city Mayor Ted Wheeler and Gov. Kate Brown — both Democrats, criticized his decision to deploy troops to the city to protect federal property in July,” reports Fox News.
Read the full report here.
TRUMP: Media Must Stop Claiming ‘Anarchists’ and Arsonists Are Simply ‘Peaceful Protesters’
President Trump called-out the mainstream media’s attitude towards rioters and looters running wild in American cities Tuesday; urging the press to stop labeling arsonists “peaceful protesters.”
“We again request Kate Brown (@OregonGovBrown), the Governor of Oregon, and Mayor @TedWheeler of Portland, to call up the National Guard like should have been done 3 months ago,” posted the President on social media.
…They must stop calling these anarchists and agitators “peaceful protestors”. Come back into the real world! The Federal Government is ready to end this problem immediately upon your request.
— Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) August 25, 2020
“They must stop calling these anarchists and agitators ‘peaceful protestors’. Come back into the real world! The Federal Government is ready to end this problem immediately upon your request,” he added.