Tag Archive: police brutality

Black Friday sales start with pepper spray stampede

Shoppers in the US kicked off their annual “Black Friday” orgy of consumerism amid scenes of pushing, pulling, running and – in one case – pepper-spraying their way through the doors of the nation’s shops and malls. The annual tradition,… (READ MORE)

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Oakland port is shut down by Occupy protesters

Protesters shut down operations at Oakland’s port on Wednesday in demonstrations against economic inequality and police brutality, which turned tense as the night wore on. The protest by 5,000 people fell short of paralysing the northern California city that has… (READ MORE)

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Iraq War Vet Shames Police at Occupy Wall Street

October 19, 2011 by legitgov ShareThis Iraq War Vet Shames Police at Occupy Wall Street –After observing police activity at this weekend’s Occupy Wall Street protests, Sgt. Shemar Thomas says he saw better treatment of rioters in Iraq. –‘This is… (READ MORE)

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