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NYPD Used Force On Occupy Protests ‘Without Apparent Need Or Justification’ 130 Times

NYPD Used Force On Occupy Protests ‘Without Apparent Need Or Justification’ 130 Times | Human Rights and the Will to be free | Scoop.it

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Among the report’s findings were 130 incidents that “warrant investigation by authorities.” “When considered together, a complex mapping of protest suppression emerges,” the authors write. They find 97 times police allegedly used bodily force like striking, punching, shoving, grabbing, kicking, or dragging, and 41 documented cases of alleged weapon use like batons, barricades, horses, pepper spray: ...

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Bloomberg: Leave Wall Street Aloooone!!!

Bloomberg: Leave Wall Street Aloooone!!! | Human Rights and the Will to be free | Scoop.it
You remember billionaire Mayor Mike Bloomberg, right? The guy who had the expensive neighborhoods plowed during the worst snowstorm of the year while the rest of New York City was trapped? Yeah, that guy.
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Unions and liberal groups to join ‘Occupy Wall Street’ protest | The Raw Story

Unions and liberal groups to join ‘Occupy Wall Street’ protest | The Raw Story | Human Rights and the Will to be free | Scoop.it

Labor unions and liberal activist groups plan to throw their weight behind the "Occupy Wall Street" protest in New York City that has now lasted 13 straight days, according to Crain's New York.

A diverse coalition of people have pledged to occupy Wall Street until something is done about corporate greed and the financial system's undemocratic influence on the U.S. government.

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10/1/2011 Brooklyn Bridge :: Step by Step

An arrested member provides an audio account of what happened on the brooklyn bridge, october 1st, 2011 with the protestors of occupywallst and the NYPD. NOT...

 

[Entrapment by Police....one of the hallmarks of Democracy in America]

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Crowds swell Wall Street protests

Crowds swell Wall Street protests | Human Rights and the Will to be free | Scoop.it
Some 2,000 people march on New York's police HQ in the largest protest yet under the banner Occupy Wall Street, amid rumours of an appearance by Radiohead.
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