Far-right Deplorable's Proud Boys clashed with Black Lives Matter protesters in Portland

  • Black Lives Matter and Back the Blue protesters were involved in violent clashes in Portland, Oregon, Saturday. 

  • According to reports, the two groups of demonstrators hurled projectiles and attacked each other with weapons. 

  • The city has been the site of ongoing protests against police brutality since the death of George Floyd in June. 

  • Federal police cleared a plaza outside a complex of federal buildings after the violence erupted. 

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Violent clashes erupted between right-wing and Black Lives Matter demonstrators in Portland, Oregon, with federal police clearing a plaza near a federal building as they tried to quell the unrest. 

Hundreds of supporters from the anti-racism Black Lives Matter movement converged near the Multnomah County Justice Center, the site of several protests in the city against police brutality following the killing of George Floyd by a white police officer in Minneapolis. 


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