WARREN, MI/ Sept 19 4:00 PM EDT / MARCH AGAINST RACISM

SigAct:

Detroit Will Breathe, South Warren Alliance of Radical Movement and Michigan Liberation marched in response to vandalization of  BLM supporter’s house.  Protestors staged at 11 Mile and Hoover roads.  A smaller group of Back the Blue/MAGA counter protesters staged across the street.  Police allowed protestors to march down Hoover Rd disrupting traffic.  

A minor scuffle between  a woman and two men was quickly broken up after the men crossed the street and attempted to steal a Trump 2020 flag the woman was carrying.  Some other minor pushing, shoving and insults were exchanged.

Hoover Eleven Plaza 26417 Hoover Rd Warren MI  48089 

250 BLM protestors attended (groups reported 150 SWARM, 150 DWB).  

24 Back the Blue/MAGA counter protesters 

Sources:

News:

https://www.detroitnews.com/story/news/local/macomb-county/2020/09/19/protest-black-family-becomes-standoff-between-detroit-breathe-and-trump-supporters/5839022002/

https://www.dailytribune.com/news/state/michigan-liberation-march-leads-to-closure-of-hoover-road-in-warren/article_35f9f3b9-b2eb-55bf-a63f-ef590b181b6f.html

https://www.freep.com/story/news/local/michigan/macomb/2020/09/19/march-support-black-warren-family-gets-contentious/5842095002/

https://deadlinedetroit.com/articles/26242/marchers_supporting_warren_family_clash_with_pro-trump_flag-wavers

https://www.fox2detroit.com/news/protesters-gather-to-support-warren-family-after-their-home-was-vandalized

https://www.fox2detroit.com/news/black-family-targeted-for-black-lives-matter-sign-with-home-and-cars-vandalized-in-warren

https://www.clickondetroit.com/news/defenders/2020/09/11/3000-reward-offered-for-information-in-racially-motivated-attack-on-warren-veterans/

https://www.freep.com/story/news/local/michigan/macomb/2020/09/18/march-held-warren-organizers-support-black-family-alleged-hate-crimes/5826887002/

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