Cuomo: Violent Protests Allow Trump ‘To Tweet About Looting Rather Than Murder By A Police Officer’

Cuomo: Violent Protests Allow Trump 'To Tweet About Looting Rather Than Murder By A Police Officer' 1

 

"Violence never works, how many protests have we had? How many nights have we gone through like last night? How many times have we burned down our own businesses, our own neighborhoods, and our own communities. Burning down your own house never works and never makes sense," says New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo. "It dishonors Mr. Floyd's death. Mr. Floyd was not violent. Mr. Floyd was compliant."
"When you are violent it creates a scapegoat to shift the blame. It allows the president of the United States to tweet about looting rather than about murder by a police officer.
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Cuomo: Violent Protests Allow Trump 'To Tweet About Looting Rather Than Murder By A Police Officer'

79 Comments on "Cuomo: Violent Protests Allow Trump ‘To Tweet About Looting Rather Than Murder By A Police Officer’"

  1. Adriel Then | May 31, 2020 at 6:04 PM | Reply

    I got love for my brother but we can never go nowhere
    Unless we share with each other
    We gotta start makin’ changes
    Learn to see me as a brother instead of two distant strangers ~Tupac~

  2. God I wish this man was running for President!

  3. Well said!

  4. marguerite s | May 31, 2020 at 6:08 PM | Reply

    Thank you Cuomo!

  5. Truer words were never spoken with such feeling and care. Thank you for all the encouragement and knowledge of good information.

  6. Like or hate Gov Cuomo but he’d make an excellent President!

  7. Richard Wolfe | May 31, 2020 at 6:21 PM | Reply

    “WHEN SOMEONE SHOWS YOU WHO THEY REALLY ARE, BELIEVE THEM THE FIRST TIME”

    • Michelle Meyer | May 31, 2020 at 8:07 PM | Reply

      pria wilson …..she sure did. Beloved.

    • Barbara Peller | May 31, 2020 at 9:12 PM | Reply

      Richard Wolfe, a line from my book “CHOSEN” ‘When people show you their true color, dameit go ahead and paint yourself a picture because what you see, is what it is’ God bless.

    • Cuomo, the guy who murdered how many older people by forcing nursing homes to accept covid patients and he thinks he has a voice in reference to these protests ?

    • norma armstrong | May 31, 2020 at 10:09 PM | Reply

      @William H Music 2020 This is the man USA needs for president.

    • Michelle Neville | May 31, 2020 at 10:47 PM | Reply

      @BKking6 I don’t understand the reason for your question, most elderly and nursing homes are not charities. So, what are you trying to say?

  8. Elect a clown, you get a circus.

    • Troy Stocker | May 31, 2020 at 8:50 PM | Reply

      @Opira Cast every large city is run by a Democrat

    • Timothy Kozlowski | May 31, 2020 at 9:39 PM | Reply

      Sounds like the Obama and Biden Administration.

    • @Troy Stocker Yes, you are right.. and is a recognition that those elected are great statesmen and can handle big issues.. Well, not all elected are statesmen, because it happens that there is one person elected CAN’T handle the nowdays greatest country in the world.. its not surprising because “He who is unrighteous in a little thing is unrighteous also in much” such as his more than 5 businesses that went bankrupt in a VERY SHORT time 🤣

    • Tonny Angkawan | May 31, 2020 at 10:20 PM | Reply

      Elect Pennywise, you get a horror movie

    • Brandon Paust | May 31, 2020 at 10:47 PM | Reply

      @johnny none of them care about you you all are blind we the people need to stand up and vote our own means and measures not let people like sleepy Joe or trumpanator ruin us any more

  9. Bless this man’s words. Unite not divide.

    • The only people that are divided are racists. Peaceful protest never work and the last 80+ years are proof of that. Attacking there money does and American history is proof of that.

    • Free from Sin | May 31, 2020 at 8:49 PM | Reply

      “How a society treats its most vulnerable is always the measure of its humanity.”

      Statement by Ambassador Matthew Rycroft of the UK Mission to the UN at the Security Council Open Debate on Children and Armed Conflict

    • Difficult, it’s already imprint into the DNA centuries ago

  10. Unfortunately this reminds me of the 60s

    • Me too. 60 years , yet no progress in this “land of the free ” .

    • 2Tone 331Vicky | May 31, 2020 at 8:09 PM | Reply

      Bot

    • orecoast 1961 | May 31, 2020 at 8:45 PM | Reply

      except for the big German shepherds attacking people and cops beating the crap out of people with their batons.

    • Free from Sin | May 31, 2020 at 8:45 PM | Reply

      @Ro Ni “How a society treats its most vulnerable is always the measure of its humanity.”

      Statement by Ambassador Matthew Rycroft of the UK Mission to the UN at the Security Council Open Debate on Children and Armed Conflict

    • Mark Bullock | May 31, 2020 at 10:19 PM | Reply

      Yes but peaceful protests like sit-ins were more effective and respectful!! a sit-in on wall Street would be more effective and respectful than acting like thugs and damaging people’s property that may be sympathetic to ones cause or is not even party to ones opposition!!

  11. Glenn Soriano | May 31, 2020 at 6:35 PM | Reply

    You want change? Kick him out this November.

  12. Yo곧휴가가 | May 31, 2020 at 6:35 PM | Reply

    Remember, when Mr.Floyd’s tragic death went viral, along with mayor of Minneapolis requested
    the cop who killed him be detained, Trump was silent.
    His first message after this tragedy wasn’t comforting Mr. Floyd’s family, nor was there any
    promise to bringing down these criminals.
    His focus was on protestors, the “thugs” and “looting” and “shooting.”

  13. Karen Campbell | May 31, 2020 at 6:42 PM | Reply

    Wow what an orator. The more I see and hear this man the more I respect him.

    • Christopher Williams | May 31, 2020 at 7:14 PM | Reply

      You are lying, and your thoughts are fake. It’s obvious, so go sit downstairs and whimper frantically with your Vodka solutions.

    • Christopher Williams sounds more like you’re the one sitting alone in the basement with a vodka drink. Lol

    • Cubs MLB Perfect Inning Gaming | May 31, 2020 at 7:20 PM | Reply

      Christopher Williams
      No, even if you disagree with his political views you can still agree that he is a well spoken person.

    • Dale McComb | May 31, 2020 at 7:26 PM | Reply

      @Karin Baca Thats funny, I’m choking on my beer. oh no…I can’t breathe Karin!…I cant breathe!

    • That’s how cult leaders work…

  14. Cynthia Strahan | May 31, 2020 at 6:42 PM | Reply

    Thank you Gov Cuomo!!–
    For speaking with compassion for all.–
    Things feel so sad and hopeless, unbearable to me.

  15. “we’ve got to see that a riot is the language of the unheard.” Martin Luther King

    • Teresa Amanfu | May 31, 2020 at 10:09 PM | Reply

      J Bellamy
      Again, “riot is the language of the unheard”
      That’s not an excuse, just a fact.

    • J Bellamy and after Martin Luther King was killed it took a riot for civil right laws to change. After Rodney King a riot to show we would not just stand by. I was spot ion with Mr King “Quote.

    • topspinaurelius | May 31, 2020 at 10:44 PM | Reply

      yes a sustained, disciplined and PEACEFUL demonstration, use to great effect by Gandhi in India and Mandela in South Africa, NOT a brainless, self serving / looting RIOT! You want to make progress, you need to remain diligent and focused, not just causing rampage like the savage they already think you are! You wonder WHY the civil right movement has stalled after King’s death, it is because most of the leaders are bomb throwers like Malcolm X, Al Sharpton, R Jackson, no one is going to listening to a freaking burning Riot and agree with you even if your complaint is 100% justified! The movement need someone who is not in it for the glory but willing to work in silence for the greater good. If he or she step forward, ppl would follow that person vs all the clowns on TV building their own brands right now

    • Wrong Martin Luther King was weak from the uk

    • Alexis Holness | May 31, 2020 at 10:53 PM | Reply

      MLK also stated in that same speech “What is it that America has failed to hear?”

  16. Aaron Christoffersen | May 31, 2020 at 6:45 PM | Reply

    What ever happened to ‘be best’…….🤦🏻‍♂️

  17. M Mateen Khan | May 31, 2020 at 6:51 PM | Reply

    Great speech. Every word he speaks make a lot of sense.

  18. Sean Mcwilliams | May 31, 2020 at 6:57 PM | Reply

    I’m from Ireland but the Man tells it as it is if he makes a mistake he comes out and says I made a mistake he doesn’t pass the buck like golf course trump

    • Sean Mcwilliams | May 31, 2020 at 10:38 PM | Reply

      @Tony Babineau bet they didn’t spend 134 million of your tax dollars deluded

    • Sean Mcwilliams | May 31, 2020 at 10:40 PM | Reply

      @Frank L obviously not Frank the world are laughing at you

    • @Sean Mcwilliams surely, you know this news regatding cuomo or are you that oblivious to life ?

    • Sean Mcwilliams | May 31, 2020 at 10:46 PM | Reply

      @Jeff Woods well if he’s that bad why isn’t he up for murder,oh wait that would mean the orange peado Zionist blimp would be up for murder also, get a life get a brain transplant

    • @Sean Mcwilliams dems have immunity in this country for any crime..Cuomo will not be charged but, for someone to make such a ridiculous decision and then have the audacity to point fingers at the President is beyond hypocritical and dumb..Buy, you support dumb which, doesn’t say much about you..

  19. Julian Sanchez Harris | May 31, 2020 at 7:11 PM | Reply

    “let’s not react, so that others can use it against us”, is said by someone that is empathically, yet Blissfully, ignorant to this structural treatment, and hasn’t personally gone through this ordeal his whole life either.
    I Understand where Cuomo is coming from. I Understand the logics behind his words.
    But when the system, time and time again Prove to fail its own People, when the system Breaks its Own end of the Golden Contract of Society, then Why should the people abide to the same contract? When the society does Not protect the people, Why should the people stay true to the society? That is the Core statement of the Contract of Society since 400 Years back!
    I agree that riots and looting is Bad. I agree that violence is Very seldom the answer.
    But when it is Enough, it Is Enough. And when the authorities does Not listen, neither to pleadings nor peaceful demonstrations, time and time again,… when they do not listen nor change, sometimes, reaction needs a different approach.

  20. Humble Hustler | May 31, 2020 at 7:23 PM | Reply

    ITS HARD NOT TO LIKE THIS GUY

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