Photographer shoved by group of pro-Trump demonstrators in Salem, Oregon

November 7, 2020
Documentary photographer Joseph Rushmore said he was shoved by pro-Donald Trump demonstrators while covering a rally in Salem, Oregon, on Nov. 7, 2020.Rushmore was pushed while covering one of the “Stop the Steal” rallies held around the country to promote President Trump’s baseless claims that the 2020 presidential election was stolen from him. In the wake of the election being called for Democratic presidential candidate Joe Biden that morning, about 200 people gathered outside the Oregon Capitol in the afternoon …

Portland-based journalist shoved by pro-Trump demonstrators in Salem, Oregon

November 7, 2020
A member of the Portland-based press collective 45th Absurdist Brigade, who requested anonymity because they fear harassment from far-right groups, was shoved by pro-Donald Trump demonstrators while covering a rally in Salem, Oregon, on Nov. 7, 2020.The journalist was pushed while covering one of the “Stop the Steal” rallies held around the country to promote President Trump’s baseless claims that the 2020 presidential election was stolen from him. In the wake of the election being called for Democratic presidential candidate …

Journalist shoved by pro-Trump demonstrators in Salem, Oregon

November 7, 2020
A member of the Portland-based press collective 45th Absurdist Brigade said they were shoved by pro-Donald Trump demonstrators while covering a rally in Salem, Oregon, on Nov. 7, 2020.The journalist, who requested anonymity because of fear of harassment from far-right groups, was pushed while covering one of the “Stop the Steal” rallies held around the country to promote President Trump’s baseless claims that the 2020 presidential election was stolen from him. In the wake of the election being called for …