The protests stretched from one coast to another, from Boston to Los Angeles, from Grand Rapids, Michigan, to Salt Lake City.
The others to active the National Guard included:
- North Carolina
- South Carolina
- South Dakota
- Washington state
- Washington, D.C.
- Army Master Sgt. Michael Houk, a National Guard Bureau spokesman, told The Military Times it’s unclear how long the activations will last.
- He said: “The National Guard will remain on mission as long as they’re needed.”