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CHICAGO (Reuters) - Nearly 50 U.S. military veterans at an anti-NATO rally in Chicago threw their service medals into the street on Sunday, an action they said symbolized their rejection of the U.S.-led wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.
Originally posted by Kolya
For the sake of objectivity and recording all the facts, it appears that at least one of the protesters has been shown to have either lied about his service or, at the very least, embellished his record:
Originally posted by THE_PROFESSIONAL
Yea It was on MSN but they are trying to bury it quick:
The Link is no longer visible on the main page. They are posting tanning mom on the front page now to distract...edit on 113131p://5America/ChicagoMon, 21 May 2012 11:55:08 -0500 by THE_PROFESSIONAL because: (no reason given)
"I don't want any part of this anymore. I chose human life over war, militarism and imperialism."
Originally posted by Blackmarketeer
Previously posted on ATS here
The badly outnumbered officers fought back with truncheons, and people on both sides threw punches. As police reinforcements moved in, the pack of violent protesters fled. Read more: www.foxnews.com...
At one point, dozens of protesters in black clothing surged toward a much smaller group of police, throwing objects at them Read more: www.foxnews.com...
Wonder if those unidentifiable people were plants by the cops. After all it gave them a reason to push the peaceful protest out.