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Portland protests: Black man with American flag stands against protesters tearing down fence

Added 07-19-20 02:11:01pm EST - “A Black man carrying an American flag stood outside Portland's Federal Courthouse Saturday night, telling a crowd of protesters that "none of you guys represent Black lives" as they tore down a fence during the city's sixth straight…” - Foxnews.com

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The Department of Homeland Security and local officials clash over how to handle the violence; William La Jeunesse reports.

A Black man carrying an American flag stood outside Portland’s Federal Courthouse Saturday night, telling a crowd of protesters that “none of you guys represent Black lives” as they tore down a fence during the city’s sixth straight week of nightly unrest.

Jorge Ventura, a reporter with the Daily Caller, captured video of the unnamed man sitting outside the courthouse when demonstrators began to remove the fencing surrounding the already vandalized and spray-painted building.

The man, wearing a face mask and holding an American flag, can be heard telling protesters that he lives in Portland as they ask him to move so they can occupy the steps of the courthouse. He asks protesters “why” they are taking down the fence.

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