Friday, September 25, 2009 19:02
Police Kidnap G20 Protester, Shove Him Into Unmarked Car
It’s a shocking scene that wouldn’t have looked out of place
on the streets of Nazi Germany or Maoist China in humanity’s darkest
historical period – a protester is shoved into an unmarked car
by military thugs and driven away to whatever Godforsaken fate awaits
him. And yet this is America in 2009, where the First Amendment is now
officially a criminal offense and people who dare exercise it are attacked
and abducted by military police in broad daylight.
lifts limit on mercury preservative in swine-flu shots
In preparation for swine-flu vaccinations next month, Washington’s
Health Department on Thursday temporarily suspended a rule that limits
the amount of a mercury preservative in vaccines given to pregnant women
and children under the age of 3.
Neo-Cons Claim G20 Abduction Video Is "Fake"
Proof that the incident was by no means staged comes in the form
of a photograph taken of the same man under arrest laying on the
ground in plastic handcuffs. The men in military uniforms are accompanied
by uniformed riot police, proving that this was a genuine and coordinated
arrest and abduction. The men in military uniforms are not protesters
dressed up as Marines, as the Neo-Cons are bizarrely claiming.
officer who says Boston police beat him files suit
A Boston officer who was at the center of the notorious, near-deadly
police beating of another patrolman nearly 15 years ago faces new
allegations of police abuse, in a federal lawsuit that alleges the
department allowed him to work despite his past “overly aggressive’’