Blade runners | Crowd beats SWORD-wielding man in Dallas

Crowds attack sword-wielding man during George Floyd protests in Dallas.

The man was reportedly attempting to protect his store from looters when he was assaulted as riots and violence continue.

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Russia Today like this story so much, they posted two videos of the same event. They appear very keen to emphasise the disorder experienced in some parts of the USA following the death of George Floyd.

Also see: Store defense goes wrong | Man beaten by looters during Dallas riots

Many other outlets picked this story up, and there seemed to be particular emphasis placed onto this by those who tend to highlight anti-Trump sentiment.

Clearly, the violent protests in the USA are important and newsworthy, but is there a degree of gleefulness in the reporting? Leave a comment below, with your thoughts.

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