Following the release of the Tyre Nichols video, left wing protesters in Memphis and other cities went right to work with their ususal tactics.
In Tennessee, protesters have shut down both sides of the I-55 bridge in Memphis.
Tennessee-bound traffic shut down as protesters take both sides of the freeway here in Memphis pic.twitter.com/gZVsmaDkdR
— Brendan Gutenschwager (@BGOnTheScene) January 28, 2023
The bridge connecting Tennessee and Arkansas is now closedpic.twitter.com/5CP9BJsuf2
— Citizen Free Press (@CitizenFreePres) January 28, 2023
Protesters shut down both sides of traffic on the I-55 bridge Friday after the city of Memphis released video footage of police officers beating Tyre Nichols.
Full story: https://t.co/XyoAapbGjk pic.twitter.com/SegqM8zyIK
— KWAM NewsTalk Memphis (@Mighty990KWAM) January 28, 2023
Hundreds of cars backed up as protesters in Memphis have shut down a major highway as protesters line up and chant "No justice no peace" @DailyCaller pic.twitter.com/83xla6Azbh
— Jorge Ventura Media (@VenturaReport) January 28, 2023
Similar events are unfolding in New York.
🚨#BREAKING: Multiple groups are now protesting in streets of New York City
📌#Manhattan | #NY
⁰Multiple protest groups have started to march in the streets after authorities have just multiple videos showing five police officers beating Tyre Nichols a Black man who later died pic.twitter.com/0VA8J59CLy
— R A W S A L E R T S (@rawsalerts) January 28, 2023
#HappeningNow Police make arrests in Times Square as a protester jumps on a cop car, smashing in window.
Protest is following #TyreNicholsVideo Release in Memphis.
Video by Ken Lopez / @FreedomNTV pic.twitter.com/e0KmFKkQkF
— Oliya Scootercaster 📽️ (@ScooterCasterNY) January 28, 2023
Arrests starting at Times Square protest for Tyre Nichols @CBSNewYork pic.twitter.com/IWzOANYNeb
— Ali Bauman (@AliBaumanTV) January 28, 2023
And Washington, DC:
The Raging Left has begun to shut down streets in Washington D.C. Sadly, Joe Biden’s America is in for quite a lawless night.
— Charles R Downs (@TheCharlesDowns) January 27, 2023
Happening now: small group of protesters, marching down Tremont Street in Boston, with traffic stuck behind them to protest the police killing of Tyre Nichols #WBZ pic.twitter.com/1t9PTgPhFG
— Kristina Rex (@KristinaRex) January 28, 2023
It’s like the beginning of the spring of 2020, all over again.