Portland Protesters Topple Lincoln, Teddy Roosevelt Statutes as Racist

Portland protesters marked the eve of Columbus Day by toppling 2 statues of American presidents, claiming they represent America’s racist history. The statues were on the route of a march titled, Indigenous People’s Day of Rage. Some of the signs read, “Stop honoring racist colonizer murderers.” A Lewis and Clark mural was also vandalized with red paint. Portland protesters tonight take down the Teddy Roosevelt statue behind the Portland Art Museum. #PortlandProtests #Portland #protest #pdxprotest — Independent Media PDX (@NDpendentPDX) October 12, 2020 @NDpendentPDX The toppled statues were spraypainted…

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