An 18-Year-Old Saw Her Mom, Aunt, And Uncle In A Video In DC — So She Named Them | Many families have been torn apart by politics and social unrest in the Trump era. Here’s one teen’s story.

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I was looking through the FBI reward pictures for several of my relatives. Thought for sure they would be there.

RealBlondFakeDumb

> On Thursday morning, Helena’s cousin had sent her a viral video of a physical encounter of heated scenes on the streets of DC filmed Tuesday, the night before the Capitol was raided. > Watching the clip, Helena identified her mom, her aunt Annie Lorenz, and her uncle Richard Lorenz as part of a group of white people confronting a Black woman who had hit Therese in the face after she had tried to grab her. > “My initial reaction was more like, Oh my gosh, I was right. I was actually right about them being there,” Helena told BuzzFeed News. “It was very surreal because it was an insane video, first of all, and then it was the revelation that, Oh, that’s my mother. That’s her.” > The Black woman in the video had tweeted that a group of five people were harassing her for a long time and had tried to take her belongings from her hands and her pockets. (She declined to comment on the incident to BuzzFeed News without legal representation. Helena’s family members did not respond to emails and calls requesting comment.) > **Stunned to see her mom, Helena decided to tweet about the video and identified her family members as the people in it.** “hi mom remember the time you told me I shouldn’t go to BLM protests bc they could get violent…this you?” she wrote. Difficult times ahead for so many families…but the hate and lies have to be confronted. Really heartbreaking to consider the emotional impact of abuse of power we have all endured these past 4 years.

dingo8yobb

Families torn apart by the Trump cult. Sad

NicksBackYard

Note this wasn’t just them protesting: > Helena identified her mom, her aunt Annie Lorenz, and her uncle Richard Lorenz as part of a group of white people confronting a Black woman who had hit Therese in the face after she had tried to grab her. > The Black woman in the video had tweeted that a group of five people were harassing her for a long time and had tried to take her belongings from her hands and her pockets. Also. > Hi this is the liberal lesbian of the family who has been kicked out multiple times for her views and for going to BLM protests Reap what you sow.

Wh00ster

Well, the Unibomber was turned in by his brother. Some things are higher than family loyalty.

dremonearm