Police say they arrested five people at Donald Trump's rally Monday night in Asheville, and as of publishing have warrants out for two more people. Among the assaulted was a 69 year old woman.
The gang is not invading the country. They’re not posing as fake families. They’re not growing. To stop them, the government needs to understand them. Congressional Research Service said that it could be misleading to call MS-13 a transnational criminal organization at all, because it has no central leader or global ambitions. The gang is made up of sometimes competing cliques, often led by teenagers most interested in wielding power over other young people in their immediate circles.
President Trump on Monday threatened to deploy federal troops
if state and city leaders don’t act to quell acts of violence and
looting amid the protests over the killing of George Floyd. Moments
earlier, just outside the White House, federal authorities used rubber bullets, flash bangs and gas to clear peaceful protesters from the area.
The Right Rev. Mariann Budde, the Episcopal bishop of Washington, was seething. President Trump had just visited St. John’s Episcopal Church, which sits across from the White House. It was a day after a fire was set in the basement of the historic building amid protests over the death of George Floyd in the custody of Minneapolis police.