Prior to looting and destroying, the Baltimore rioters made their intentions clear: “Shut down Amerikkka.”

And they defended the actions of those destroying downtown Baltimore:

Protester organizers didn’t have an explanation for this:

Here’s how RT described it: “A Ruptly producer had their handbag stolen live on camera, after being surrounded by a group of youths, as they filmed a protest over the death of Freddie Gray in Baltimore, Saturday. The producer gave chase to the suspected thief before police intervened.”

Here’s more:

Protester organizers vowed confrontation hours before:

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And they’re not going away anytime soon: