Posts Tagged ‘police brutality’

UC Davis Pepper Spray Photograph by Louise Macabitas

Sometimes, When “All the Facts are In,” It’s Worse: The UC-Davis Pepper-Spray Report

You know how every time somebody in law enforcement does something that looks bad, we’re told that we should “wait until the facts are in” before passing judgment?

Welcome to Oscar Grant Plaza ©2011 Charles Hutchins/Flickr CC BY2.0 - DOOM! Magazine

Concern Mounts For Occupy Oaklander Still In Police Custody

Occupy Oakland concerned over condition of arrested occupier Khali (Marcel Johnson), in police custody since OPD raid at Oscar Grant Plaza Dec. 16, 2011

Cameraman trapped by NYPD at Occupy Wall Street day of action - A small section of protesters attempted to remove barriers from the edge of the park just after noon today. NYPD response was swift and heavy, including to any media in their way. ©2011 Adrian Kinloch CC BY-NC-ND 2.0 - DOOM! Magazine

Tracking Journalist Arrests at Occupy Protests Around the Country

Josh Stearns has been tracking, confirming and verifying reports of journalist arrests at Occupy protests all over the country since September.


Police Raid On OccupyLA - That's Why They Had The Media Pool - DOOM! Magazine

LAPD Raid On OccupyLA – That’s Why They Had The Media Pool

Most press were not present to witness the brutality and violence enacted by LAPD officers outside mainstream media attention

LAPD Made Sure The Whole World Ain't Watching - DOOM! Magazine

LAPD Made Sure The Whole World Ain’t Watching

Los Angeles evicts OccupyLA camp while banning all but a few chosen press outlets from the area.

Cameraman trapped by NYPD at Occupy Wall Street day of action - A small section of protesters attempted to remove barriers from the edge of the park just after noon today. NYPD response was swift and heavy, including to any media in their way. ©2011 Adrian Kinloch CC BY-NC-ND 2.0 - DOOM! Magazine

NYCLU, Major Media Organizations Criticize NYPD’s Mistreatment of Press during Zuccotti Eviction

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.


What Democracy Looks Like: Documentary of Occupy Boston Police Raid

What Democracy Looks Like: Documentary of Occupy Boston Police Raid

Boston filmmaker Mike Gill has released a 10 minute documentary of the police raid on Occupy Boston protesters

NY Policeman drives his motorcycle over man at an Occupy Wall Street march ©2011 Dread Scott CC BY-NC-SA 2.0 DOOM! Magazine

NYPD Scooter Run’s Over National Lawyers Guild Legal Observer

An NYPD police scooter is seen striking and pinning Ari Douglas, a National Lawyers Guild Observer, during an Occupy Wall Street march this morning.


Occupy Boston - Police Raid © 2011 Paul Weiskel CC BY 2.0 DOOM! Magazine

Occupy Boston – Police Raid – Photographs by Paul Weiskel

More than 140 Occupy Boston protesters were arrested last night in a massive police crackdown.

Occupy Wall Street – Day 7 (Police Brutality) – Photographs by Paul Weiskel - DOOM Magazine

Occupy Wall Street – Day 7 (Police Brutality) – Photographs by Paul Weiskel

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.