A video shot during an Antifa protest in Portland, Oregon, shows a live-streaming videographer being attacked by one of the protesters. “A masked rioter wanted him to stop filming in public,” journalist Andy Ngo tweeted.
“Live-streamer covering the #antifa protest in Portland was punched and knocked to the ground,” Ngo tweeted. “A masked rioter wanted to stop him from filming in public.”
Live-streamer covering the #antifa protest in Portland was punched and knocked to the ground. A masked rioter wanted to stop him from filming in public.
— Andy Ngô (@MrAndyNgo) October 7, 2020
“Many journalists have been beaten by Antifa since riots began,” Ngo added.
Another video tweeted by After Action Report, @after_theaction, shows the attack on the videographer from a different angle.
3rd person point of view of streamer getting assaulted by some guy who didn’t like his camera pic.twitter.com/lfVlfuCE6T
— After Action Report (@after_theaction) October 7, 2020
“That guy just got assaulted,” the person in the video stated.