posted on Sep, 26 2009 @ 09:48 AM
I'm so angry with all the videos that have been posted the last couple of days it leaves me speechless.
Beatings, sonic devices, wrongful arrests and kidnapping, tear gas, pepper spray, etc.
JFK once said that when you prohibit peaceful protest violent protest becomes inevitable.
Hopefully the variety of footage will help wake those up who still defend the establishment.
Isn't it ironic how our media and government defend the Iranian protesters because it compliments their desire to enter a war against Iran. They use
the Iranian people to garner our sympathy and support to go after Iran's government. Yet, the government does this to our own citizens protesting
because they do not want us interfering with their global plans.
To be honest, I don't fully agree with the causes of some of the protesters or their actions (several are anarchists and some have engaged in
property destruction) but I do know the peaceful protesters have the constitutional right to be there regardless of my opinion concerning their
By some accounts, the 'police' outnumbered the protesters 3 to 1. I sometimes feel the term 'police state' is thrown around too often around here
but it's fitting for this scene. We also always hear how the military would be on our side in the event of situation X but if this incident is any
indication, it looks like their ego and power issues will override their desire to fight for the people.
Really this whole thing is disgusting.
[edit on 9/26/2009 by AshleyD]