Riots and protests continue to rage across the U.S. as police presence increases in the nation’s capital.
by Mary Margaret Olohan
As riots and protests continue to rage across the United States, police presence in cities has increased and some Americans have begun taking up arms to protect their families, businesses and communities.
Law enforcement braced for more violence Monday evening after rioters in cities across the country looted, vandalized and burned businesses into the early hours of the morning on Saturday and Sunday. , and President Donald Trump vowed Monday evening to mobilize all federal resources against those engaged in such destructive behavior.
“I am mobilizing all federal resources, civilian and military to stop the rioting and looting, to end the destruction and arson, and to protect the rights of law-abiding Americans, including your Second Amendment rights,” the president said.