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Report: Militant left-wing radicals behind Portland riots

A recent report suggests that a group of militant left-wing radicals are behind the violent protests in Portland, Oregon. Portland’s Democrat Mayor Ted Wheeler tweeted how bad it is: However, the violence and rioting has been going on for months, and many are blaming Wheeler for the escalation taking place in 2020. News Week reports: On numerous occasions, the mayor [Ted Wheeler] has publicly politicized the police department, and at times appeared to legitimize far-left protesters. In summer 2018, Wheeler allegedly prohibited Portland police from responding to a siege of the local Immigration and Customs Enforcement office by hundreds of protesters. READ: Why Portland Police Stand By Passively When Leftists Riot Fox News reports on one of the groups behind the rioting taking place in 2020: The Pacific Northwest Youth Liberation Front, a group comprised of anti-capitalist and anti-fascist teens, has been blamed for playing a major role in the weeks of unrest unfolding in Portland, a report Sunday said. […] The paper reported that the group has anonymous leaders and considers itself anti-fascist and anti-capitalist. One of …