Saturday July 11, 2020

Trump cancels Chicago rally as tensions escalate

The event was abandoned over fears that protestors and supporters would clash

12th March, 2016
Donald Trump cancels rally Pic Getty

Donald Trump was forced to cancel a rally organised for last night at the University of Illinois.

Protestors passed the Chicago Pavillion, where the rally was due to take place, waving Bernie Sanders signs and Mexican flags through the day.

The venue was half full when the campaign team made a statement announcing the cancellation and "for the safety of all the tens of thousands of people,...

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