There’s a little over an hour to go until a curfew comes into effect in Washington DC. At the moment, crowds in Lafayette Square Park aren’t showing any signs of moving on:
We’ll keep watch on the situation as the deadline approaches.
Crowd started cheering the police for taking a knee, chanting “take a knee!” It looked for a minute like half the line in the center of Lafayette Park had knelt down. But if you look closer, they’re putting on gas masks. Hour and a half till curfew. pic.twitter.com/QUy3dbZLoz
— Marissa J. Lang (@Marissa_Jae) June 1, 2020