Gillette Anti-Islam Rally, Counter-Protest

Submitted on August 28th, 2016.

An anti-Islam group gathered in Gillette on Saturday, voicing their opinions with large speakers, and burning the Quran.  The group was met with resistance from counter-protesters that roughly triples in numbers, and used signs to display their beliefs. Counter Protesters say that since a Mosque opened in Gillette roughly a year ago, there have been multiple protests against Islam.  According to the Gillette Police Department, no arrests were made at Saturday's protests.