After months of mostly-peaceful protests, The Oregonian is reporting that insurers are telling businesses they’re mostly on their own and that they will no longer cover businesses in downtown Portland:

This is devastating for many businesses in the area who are now facing higher premiums for policies that don’t cover losses to things like riots and civil unrest:

It’s going to get worse, too:

Get woke, go broke:

And here’s MSNBC’s Joe Scarborough on the story:

Ah. Maybe he can have a chat with his colleague, Ali Velshi, and explain to him why burning buildings might be bad for business?

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