Category: Protest

PennLive senior editor escorts son to George Floyd protest in Harrisburg; He leaves covered in pepper spray, carried out by strangers

Escorted by his mother, democrat committeeperson Cole Goodman posted to his popular social media account celebrating the momentous occasion with Joyce Davis, before being injured by pepper spray at the George Floyd protest in Harrisburg.

Harrisburg announces street closures downtown during protest on Friday, May 15; suggested protest route

Harrisburg will be closing off much of the downtown neighborhood to thru traffic on Friday, May 15th starting at 8:00 A.M., including the intersections at 2nd & Forster and Third & Forster, and encouraging protesters to follow the demarcated route of 2nd-to-Forster-to-Third and the Capitol Steps.