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Man Who Pointed Gun At Peaceful Protesters Compares March To Storming Of Bastille

Mark McCloskey, the man in St. Louis, Missouri, who aimed a rifle at peaceful anti-police brutality protesters as his wife Patricia swung her tiny pistol around on Sunday evening, painted the situation as some kind of French Revolution in miniature. During an interview Monday on local NBC affiliate KSDK, McCloskey claimed that the protesters had broken the gate in front of Portland Place, the gated community where he resides, which prompted him and his wife to retrieve their guns while orderi...
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Police Investigating Protesters after Confrontation with Armed St. Louis Homeowners

A couple pointed guns at protesters who were on private property outside their home Sunday night, as the demonstrators marched past on their way to St. Louis mayor Lyda Krewson’s residence to demand her resignation. Police are now investigating the incident to determine whether the protesters committed trespassing and fourth-degree assault by intimidation.Mark and Patricia McCloskey stood outside their home on Portland Place, a private street, as hundreds of protesters, some of them armed, march...
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Couple Waves and Points Guns at Defund Police Protesters Outside Home in St Louis

A man and woman pointed and waved guns at passing protesters who were on their way to the residence of St Louis Mayor Lyda Krewson on June 28.In video posted to Twitter by Daniel Shular, the man was seen pointing a rifle at protesters while a woman held a pistol and appeared to be speaking to the passing crowd. Voices can be heard telling people to move on.The incident happened on Portland Place, which is a private street in St Louis.Protesters marched to gather outside St Louis Mayor Lyda Krews...
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Delivery driver hurt in serious assault on Hamilton street

It is believed the driver was attacked by a man on Portland Place in Hamilton at about 12:40.
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Women's March demonstrators descend on London to call for an end to austerity - video

Women in more than 30 countries around the world are expected to gather on Saturday as part of the global Women’s March, to protest against violence against women and the impact of policies of austerity. In London, people gathered outside Portland Place and made their way to Trafalgar Square.Women’s March: 30 countries set to take part in third global protestWomen’s March 2019: thousands around the world march to demand gender equality - live Continue reading...
Tags: Gender, London, Activism, World news, Portland Place, Trafalgar Square Women

Women's March: 30 countries set to take part in third global protest

Women to march against violence and austerity with UK rally likely to have anti-Brexit tone Women in more than 30 countries around the world are expected to gather on Saturday as part of the global Women’s March, to protest against violence against women and the impact of policies of austerity.In London thousands are expected to gather outside Portland Place in central London at 12.30pm and march to Trafalgar Square by 1.30pm, ending in a two-hour rally. Continue reading...
Tags: UK, London, Activism, Protest, Women, Austerity, UK News, World news, Feminism, Trafalgar Square, Brexit, Portland Place, MeToo Movement

Brexit 'betrayal' march in central London – video

A Ukip-backed march wound through central London on Sunday, led by the far-right activist Tommy Robinson. The pro-Brexit 'betrayal' rally started in Park Lane and followed a route set by police to finish in Parliament Street. Opposing demonstrations started outside the BBC on Portland Place, marching to WhitehallThousands protest against Tommy Robinson Brexit march amid Tory infighting - Politics live Continue reading...
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Pride in London: Up to a million expected at march

The colourful march started out from Portland Place, central London, at midday.
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Up to a million expected to attend Pride in London

The colourful march will start out from Portland Place at midday.
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BBC Radio 2’s birthday programmes announced

On Saturday 30 September, BBC Radio 2 celebrates its 50th birthday with a special season of programmes. They include a Friday Night Is Music Night concert with songs and anecdotes from across the last five decades, The Listener’s Stories where those at home share their memories, four episodes of Johnnie Walkers Long Players about the music of 1967, and documentaries on pirate radio and on The Light Programme which both paved the way for BBC Radio 2. The station has also commissioned some portr...
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