Quote of the day
10.8.2011 Leave a comment
Ryan Deveraux of al Jazeera (English) wrote:
Maybe it was the unrestrained swinging of batons or the indiscriminate use of pepper-spray on a crowd of peaceful people. Maybe it was the scores of police officers doing their best to intimidate the public. Maybe it was the homemade drum accompaniment. Whatever it was, one chant in particular — directed at the NYPD — seemed to resonate with the hundreds upon hundreds of protesters gathered at the intersection of Wall Street and Broadway last night, “Who the f**k are you protecting?”
It was a reasonable enough question.
His was a rhetorical question.
- NY Fox 5 Crew Pepper Sprayed And Assaulted By NYPD (crooksandliars.com)
- FOX Journalists Hit with Batons and Maced at #OccupyWallStreet (VIDEO) (blippitt.com)
- NYPD Officer Brags That He Is Looking Forward To Clubbing Protesters (businessinsider.com)
- NYPD and Seattle Police Beat Up Protesters (zerohedge.com)
- My Favorite #OccupyWallStreet Photo So Far (bagnewsnotes.com)
- NYPD cracking heads and pepper spraying protesters under cover of darkness (skydancingblog.com)
- “Occupy Wall Street” arrests – strategic attack (rt.com)
- “The Whole World Is Watching! The Whole World Is Watching!” (ismaelmelendez.wordpress.com)
- Another White-Shirted NYPD Cop Caught On Video Beating Citizens (pixiq.com)
- Cop’s violent talk at Wall St. protests (nydailynews.com)