Thousands of Protesters Take to the Streets in Atlanta (UPDATED)


Thousands of Black Lives Matter protesters marched in Atlanta today after the recent spate of shootings across the country, and it appears they are currently outside CNN headquarters:

WOW- These are the protests taking place outside work right now at CNN!

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You can watch live coverage here, via WSB-TV:

One CNN analyst has acknowledged their presence:

But it’s unclear why specifically they marched to CNN.

UPDATE –– 9:17 pm EDT: Protesters have now flooded onto a highway and are blocking it off:

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