GALLERY: Trump Visit Sparks Protests in Downtown Pittsburgh

Stephen Caruso | Senior Staff Photographer

A member of NextGen Climate beats a bucket in cadence to chants as protestors sit down in the middle of the intersection of Wood Street and Sixth Avenue. Stephen Caruso | Senior Staff Photographermore
Elena Castiglioni, 18, holds a sign at the intersection of Sixth Avenue and Wood Street. Protestors defied police instructions by marching down Liberty Avenue to get to the spot. Stephen Caruso | Senior Staff Photographermore
Stephen Caruso | Senior Staff Photographermore
Protesters gathered outside the Duquesne Club, where Donald Trump was reported to be, to express their displeasure with his policies. Stephen Caruso | Senior Staff Photographermore
After protesters attempted to enter the Duquesne Club, police in tactical gear pushed protesters back from the door and off the sidewalk. Stephen Caruso | Senior Staff Photographermore
Members of the crowd clash over the Black Lives Matter movement. Stephen Caruso | Senior Staff Photographermore
Some protestors stuck around to hurl insults at the police line. Stephen Caruso | Senior Staff Photographermore
Protestors marched outside the David Lawrence Convention Center where Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump gave a speech on his energy policy at the Shale Insight Convention. Stephen Caruso | Senior Staff Photographer more
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A man in the Duquesne Club looks out on the protest. Stephen Caruso | Senior Staff Photographermore
Pittsburgh Police Commander Ed Trapp tells the assembled crowd that Donald Trump has already left the building. Stephen Caruso | Senior Staff Photographermore
Rosaline Hannah, 28, is a dancer and an activist. “Donald Trump and his cronies don’t give a sh*t about us,” Hannah said. Stephen Caruso | Senior Staff Photographermore
East Liberty resident Anita Drummond, who is a member of the community organization ACTION United, yells at the police lined up outside the Duquesne Club. Stephen Caruso | Senior Staff Photographermore
A man inside the Duquesne Club looks out past a line of police as the protest rages outside. Stephen Caruso | Senior Staff Photographermore
Protestors rallied outside of the Shale Conference about Trump, fracking and police brutalityStephen Caruso | Senior Staff Photographermore
Some observed the scene from the ramparts of the First Presbyterian Church across from the Duquesne Club on Sixth Avenue. Stephen Caruso | Senior Staff Photographermore
Donald trump addresses a crowd at the Shale Coalition Conference held at David Lawrence Conference Center. Jordan Mondell | Assistant Visual Editormore
Jordan Mondell | Assistant Visual Editormore

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