Police club young woman riding bike at Oakland protest

From what I could see on the video, the Oakland Police Department have lost their friggin’ minds… The Raw Story Police officers knocked down and clubbed a young woman during an anti-police march in Oakland late Saturday night, and arrested six people. Video of the incident uploaded to YouTube showed the young woman riding her bicycle towards… More Police club young woman riding bike at Oakland protest

Bloomberg’s office admits to arresting journalists for covering OWS

New York City Mayor Bloomberg has been in office way too long… RT.com Arrests in the Occupy movement nationally have surpassed 1,000, with 177 being charged by the NYPD  [ a week ago Thursday]  in only the first few hours. Now New York is admitting that journalists that they credentialed are among those that were… More Bloomberg’s office admits to arresting journalists for covering OWS

Video: UC Davis Police Casually Pepper Spray Sitting Protesters

When it gets down to having to use Violence, then you are playing the System’s game. The establishm­ent Will irritate you – pull your beard, Flick your face – to make you fight. Because once they’ve got you violent, Then they know how to handle you. The only thing they don’t know how To handle… More Video: UC Davis Police Casually Pepper Spray Sitting Protesters

Reporters For Right-Wing Publication Daily Caller Beaten By NYPD, Helped By Protesters

Apparently among the 99% partisanship does not exist… Think Progress The right-wing Daily Caller website has been anything but kind to Occupy Wall Street, even going so far as to condemn the protest movement as generating riots, murder, and arson. But when a couple of Daily Caller employees were at Occupy Wall Street this morning, it was… More Reporters For Right-Wing Publication Daily Caller Beaten By NYPD, Helped By Protesters

Clashes and Hundreds of Arrests Mark Protest’s ‘Day of Action’

The New York Times – 6:22 pm Around 5:50 p.m., about 80 protesters were arrested after they sat down in the roadway in a coordinated action at the base of the Brooklyn Bridge. They included City Councilman Jumaane Williams. The protesters, all wearing white “99 percent” T-shirts, marched toward the bridge marched from the rally… More Clashes and Hundreds of Arrests Mark Protest’s ‘Day of Action’

Elderly woman maced during ‘Occupy Seattle’ protest speaks out

The Raw Story Eighty-four-year-old activist Dorli Rainey spoke to Countdown host Keith Olbermann on Wednesday night after being pepper sprayed by police the previous night during an “Occupy Seattle” protest. The protest was formed in downtown Seattle in solidarity with “Occupy Wall Street” after it was raided by authorities. Police claimed they gave warnings to protesters for… More Elderly woman maced during ‘Occupy Seattle’ protest speaks out

Police in riot gear order ‘Occupy Wall Street’ protesters to leave park

“The police came out in riot gear”… but the only people rioting were the police! The Raw Story Hundreds of police officers in riot gear descended on the “Occupy Wall Street” demonstration in New York City’s Zuccotti Park not long after midnight Tuesday. Police handed out letters to protesters ordering them to immediately remove their possessions from… More Police in riot gear order ‘Occupy Wall Street’ protesters to leave park

27 Houston cops arrest six protesters for having tarp in park

Twenty-seven cops for six people.  I’d call that an over-reach… The Raw Story Police in Houston on Tuesday night swarmed a small group of “Occupy” protesters and arrested them for possessing a tarp in a public park, according to area media. In all, a total of 27 police officers responded to the scene in 19 squad… More 27 Houston cops arrest six protesters for having tarp in park

Occupy Oakland: second Iraq war veteran injured after police clashes

The Guardian UK Kayvan Sabehgi in intensive care with a lacerated spleen after protests in Oakland, a week after Scott Olsen was hurt. He says police beat him with batons. A second Iraq war veteran has suffered serious injuries after clashes between police and Occupy movement protesters in Oakland. Kayvan Sabehgi, who served in Iraq and Afghanistan,… More Occupy Oakland: second Iraq war veteran injured after police clashes