A large group of pro-Hamas demonstrators shut down the California Democratic Party’s convention in Sacramento on Saturday after invading the convention center and shouting in support of violent Palestinian “resistance” against Israel.
@MBandurKCRA California Democratic Convention SHUT DOWN in Sacramento in solidarity with Palestinians being targeted for #genocide by American tax payer funded bombs #CeasefireNow pic.twitter.com/TiJFcFjowH
— Shake The Gate (@shakethegate) November 19, 2023
The Sacramento Bee reported:
While protesters disrupted speeches inside the center, other protesters stood outside of the convention center with hundreds of children’s shoes, representing young people killed in Gaza, waving Palestinian flags and holding signs that read, ‘Stop U.S. Aid for Genocide.’”
Around 5:40pm, a group of those protesters marched into the convention center, waving flags, beating drums, and chanting as they went up the escalator to protest outside the voting rooms, which were empty at the time.
“Resistance is justified when people are occupied,” they chanted.
Protesters remained inside the building’s West Lobby. After over an hour of…
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