Occupy Oakland concerned over condition of arrested occupier Khali (Marcel Johnson), in police custody since OPD raid at Oscar Grant Plaza Dec. 16, 2011
Josh Stearns has been tracking, confirming and verifying reports of journalist arrests at Occupy protests all over the country since September.
Most press were not present to witness the brutality and violence enacted by LAPD officers outside mainstream media attention
Los Angeles evicts OccupyLA camp while banning all but a few chosen press outlets from the area.
In a letter sent today to Mayor Michael Bloomberg and NYPD Commissioner Raymond Kelly, the New York Civil Liberties Union objected to the Police Department’s mistreatment of journalists covering Occupy Wall Street protests.
Boston filmmaker Mike Gill has released a 10 minute documentary of the police raid on Occupy Boston protesters
An NYPD police scooter is seen striking and pinning Ari Douglas, a National Lawyers Guild Observer, during an Occupy Wall Street march this morning.
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More than 140 Occupy Boston protesters were arrested last night in a massive police crackdown.
With New York a short bus trip away Paul Weiskel decided to take his camera, laptop, and other essentials to help document this movement of movements, just average people, standing up against the banksters who are holding our democracy and country hostage.