Protests Planned Around L.A. County as Trump Makes First Presidential Visit to California

Another protest, called “Unwelcome Rally at Santa Monica Airport Park,” will take place at that airport at about 2 p.m., according to the Los Angeles Times. and 6th St,Wilshire Blvd. With Trump expected to arrive at LAX at around 3:30 p.m., demonstrations are already planned in multiple parts of the L.A. (Credit: Sandy Huffaker/Getty Images)
Not long after Trump touched down in San Diego just before noon, swarms of demonstrators rallying against his administration and his supporters were already out in full force — divided by a row of uniformed officers holding onto batons. Upon his arrival Tuesday, he viewed prototypes for the massive $18 billion border wall project.
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While warning of the street closures and expected traffic congestions, the LAPD also stated it could not give too much information to the public “out of an abundance of caution” and for “security reasons.”


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LAPD Prepares for Protests as Trump Comes to Southern California on First Trip as President
Trump Visit Has L.A. and Beaudry Ave, and7th St.
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“Together, we’ll resist his presence in our backyard and continue to organize against hate,” the page reads. area — largely focussing on his administration’s hard-line stance on immigration. between Flower St and Bixel St. between 8th St. Leading lawmakers in the state — which is home to over 2 million undocumented immigrants by Pew Research estimates — have decried the crackdown, with some describing it as “inhumane.”
Past anti-Trump protests in Los Angeles have attracted thousands and the LAPD has announced plans to “be heavily deployed throughout the city.” The agency also tweeted its plans to anticipate protests, saying it will be “available to accommodate any residents who may feel a desire to exercise their First Amendment rights.”
A map released by LAPD on Twitter shows the various streets in Downtown Los Angeles that will be closed for the president’s visit. Protesters and counter protesters separated by police. The scene at Enrico Fermi and Via De La Armistad. between Flower St. Commuters Nervous That Obamajam Will Turn Into Trumpjam
‘California Is Begging Us to Build Walls’: Trump Inspects San Diego County Barrier Prototypes in 1st Presidential Visit to Golden State in Beverly Gardens Park was being hosted by a group called “ICE Out of LA,” according to its Facebook page. #LAPD: The following streets will be closed until 1:00p.m on Wednesday, March 14, 2018 for the Presidential visit:
Figueroa St. Protests around the county of Los Angeles are organizing online and the Los Angeles Police Department is taking extra precautions just hours ahead of President Donald Trump’s first official visit to California. Protests had already broken out there a day ahead of Trump’s arrival and a similar scene of uproar could unfold later in the day when he arrives to Los Angeles. In Beverly Hills, a protest intended to “resist” Trump and planned for 5 p.m. Anti-Donald Trump demonstrators during a rally on March 12, 2018, in San Diego, just the day before his first visit to the state of California. The president’s visit comes in the wake of a mass immigration sweep further north in the state followed by a lawsuit his administration filed against California arguing its so-called ‘sanctuary state’ laws were below the authority of the federal government.