Anti-Donald Trump protesters clashed with Trump supporters outside the National Press Club, which was holding the inaugural “DeploraBall,” Thursday evening. MRCTV was on the scene to capture the protests in action.
(Warning: Videos contain strong language and graphic images)
The night began with protesters chanting variants of “no” while marching through the streets:
The chants changed to “no KKK, no fascist U.S.A, no Trump!” once the protesters arrived at the National Press Club:
A woman and her companions took it upon themselves to follow around men wearing “Make America Great Again” hats and tell them to go home:
There were also instances of people burning Trump hats:
Throughout the night, pepper spray was used, and protesters were moved away from the entrance of the National Press Club:
The scene became so chaotic that police officers even advised Trump supporters to stay away:
Two Trump supporters told MRCTV they were attacked for supporting Trump. One supporter claimed his hat was stolen, while another had drinks thrown at him:
As the protest began to dwindle around 10:00 p.m, the marching resumed with chants of “down with Nazis”:
Speaking of Nazis, one protester made a cardboard cut out of Hitler and made Nazi salutes... to protest Nazis:
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