U.S. cities gird for more violence as Trump decries ‘low-lifes’

Article Link: https://www.theglobeandmail.com/world/article-trump-demands-new-york-call-in-national-guard-as-us-cities-brace-for/

Discussion posted by: ursula

U.S. President Donald Trump is putting pressure on state and local governments to crush the country-wide demonstrations sparked by the death of George Floyd, a black man killed by a white police officer in Minneapolis last week. “NYC, CALL UP THE NATIONAL GUARD,” he tweeted. “The low-lifes and losers are ripping you apart. Act fast! Don’t make the same horrible and deadly mistake you made with the Nursing Homes!!!”