Black mothers have been demanding justice for years as they have lost so many sons and daughters at the hands of police.
The group, Mothers of the Movement, have toured around the United States to protests and conferences.
Now they have been joined by white mothers and fathers in Portland, responding to Trump’s dispatching of federal agents to grab peaceful protesters off the streets and hold them incommunicado.
Trump has called the protests in Portland “worse than Afghanistan.”
The Wall of Mothers.
Their lullaby: “Hands up. Please don’t shoot me.”
Acting Secretary of the Department of Homeland Security Chad Wolf calls it “proactive arrests.”
Men in fatigues, without name tags or other identification, approach someone on the street and drag them into the open door of a waiting, unmarked minivan.
It has been disclosed that these guys are part of U.S. Customs and Border Protection.
The CBP was previously occupied with building cages for children at the Mexican border.