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Black Lives Matter Organizer Charged in Iowa!

A prominent BLM organizer turned himself in and was charged with criminal mischief by local authorities for his part in protest turned riot.


Police in Iowa have arrested a BLM organizer for the destruction of property. 

Not that anyone’s reporting it. 

….Except the locals. 

From the Des Moines Register:

A prominent Des Moines Black Lives Matter organizer has been charged with a felony in connection with the vandalism of a police vehicle Saturday during a protest on the city’s south side.

Matthew Bruce, 24, is charged with first-degree criminal mischief, a class C felony. He turned himself in to Des Moines police at about 10 a.m. Wednesday and was released about two hours later from Polk County Jail on $1,000 bail.

Speaking through a bullhorn, he immediately addressed a group of about 25 activists and supporters who had gathered outside the jail, assuring them that he would continue to participate in the metro area’s protests.

“They think that spending a couple hours in that room, or having my hands behind my back … is going to make me think twice about coming out here and doing this,” Bruce said. “Or make us think twice about what y’all doing, because really I’m just a symbol for y’all’s collective power.”



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