LAPD brutality video (full version)

Unprovoked attacks by Los Angeles police. From the counter-protest called by to protest a Minutemen march in Hollywood on July 8, 2006.

Man in white shirt on left walks towards police, is clubbed. Others are clubbed, person in wheelchair knocked over. Screams of “he’s mentally retarded.” Officer on bike deliberately smashes into two people standing there videoing. Other cops club them, even after they’re on the ground. After several seconds of them not moving, cop clubs them again and is pushed back by another cop.

Watch the video on YouTube

[tags]LAPD, police brutality[/tags]

12 Responses to LAPD brutality video (full version)

  1. John Morris Wed, Jul 12, 2006 at 5:59 pm #


  2. Petro Thu, Jul 13, 2006 at 3:36 pm #

    Another “Summer of Love” in the Zeitgeist?

  3. Joe Sat, Nov 11, 2006 at 10:35 am #

    When everything is going crazy, people need to learn to get out of the cops way. They dont know who is is a bystander, and who has a gun.


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