2️⃣5️⃣4️⃣ Las Vegas, NV: this was from one of the first nights, as police just started arresting random people – and targeting journalists
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2️⃣5️⃣5️⃣ Merrick, NY: assorted Karens and Kevins losing their minds at the mere thought of protestors being allowed to walk up the road So the police block them from doing so
Community members here in Merrick and surrounding towns adamantly opposed to Nassau police trying to figure out a way to allow protesters to walk up Merrick Road. As of now, police are blocking the protestors. @News12LI
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More out of Merrick NY from 6/2 MAGAts harass protestors, a guy starts asking a Karen questions, cop demands he leave Karen alone
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2️⃣5️⃣6️⃣ Minneapolis, MN: police illegally pull over a Washington Post reporter in a traffic stop, because earlier they knocked on the door of the Minneapolis police union leader (Courts have routinely held that knocking on someone's door is not a crime)
Bob Kroll, the Minneapolis police union chief who hasn’t responded to calls and messages seeking comment, called the cops on a reporter who knocked on his door washingtonpost.com/nation/20…
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2️⃣5️⃣7️⃣ Los Angeles, CA: police shooting at protestors at point-blank range Near the end of the vid @roebotwriter takes a bullet to the stomach
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2️⃣5️⃣8️⃣ San Jose, CA: from Facebook, it looks like SJPD is using CTS Super Sock rounds? 🤔
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Re 2️⃣5️⃣8️⃣, I'm told these rounds are also being used in Austin TX, Spokane WA, and Tampa FL
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More on 1️⃣2️⃣0️⃣ above out of Washington DC, where police beat the sh*t out of an Australian film crew Watch the whole segment [YT @ piped.kavin.rocks/rKGvDDP1RTk]
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Another angle of 2️⃣1️⃣5️⃣ above out of Sacramento CA
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2️⃣5️⃣9️⃣ Fargo, ND: notice how the officers treat different folks I can't qwhite figure out why
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2️⃣6️⃣0️⃣ Phoenix, AZ: protestor walking home on Saturday night when police tackle him to the ground and beat the sh*t out of him You also hear the standard "STOP RESISTING!" yells that cops always yell even when someone is compliant
Phoenix Protest Live

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2️⃣6️⃣1️⃣ Pittsburgh, PA: police show up at a woman's doorstep the next day after she posts video of them shooting and beating protestors for sport
Woman claims police tried to intimidate her after she shared video of East Liberty protest post-gazette.com/news/crime-… via @PittsburghPG
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2️⃣6️⃣2️⃣ New York City, NY: police assault a pair of state legislators You saw similar conduct in 1️⃣8️⃣ out of Ohio [IG @ instagram.com/p/CA1C-46BHxA/…]
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2️⃣6️⃣3️⃣ New York City, NY: NYPD tackles a guy and beat him with a baton, sending him to the hospital – even though he hadn't done anything illegal (this was May 31, pre-curfew) nitter.net/WABeasley/status…
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2️⃣6️⃣4️⃣ Streamwood, IL: police show up on a kid's doorstep because he posted on social media that there would be a peaceful protest later that night nitter.net/Lopezzx__/status…
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2️⃣6️⃣5️⃣ Washington, DC: protestor in gray shirt badly injured as a cop bashes his head in with a shield. He's then shoved and shot for sport nitter.net/WestofHereFox/st…
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Another angle of 1️⃣6️⃣8️⃣ above out of Charlotte NC
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2️⃣6️⃣6️⃣ New York City, NY: NYPD cop has removed his name badge / precinct pins / bodycam, and hides his badge number under a black ribbon Claims he was ordered to do so by NYPD brass I thought this was prohibited by NY law? 🤔
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2️⃣6️⃣7️⃣ Sacramento, CA: police open fire on peaceful protestors nitter.net/SarahKane98/stat…
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More on 2️⃣4️⃣1️⃣ above out of Austin TX, regarding the Austin PD shooting Justin Howell with a beanbag round to the skull and then shooting the medics (Latest update is that he is not dead, but will have permanent brain damage: buzzfeednews.com/article/amb…)
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Thread with more on 1️⃣1️⃣3️⃣ above out of Philadelphia PA You will be shocked (shocked!) to learn the police chief's statements about why Philly PD had to assault protestors are contradicted by video footage
.@PhillyMayor Kenney/Commissioner Outlaw (literally her name) think they can lie on nat'l TV about what happened on 676 to justify gassing/shooting canisters/rubber bullets directly at nonviolent protesters from the ground & helicopters. Little brother was watching you. A thread:
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2️⃣6️⃣8️⃣ New York City, NY: one of the several police unions is tweeting out a letter that they're fighting a "war on New York"... ...and that they "work for a higher authority" [They do not. They work for the people of New York, via the City Council.]
The Sergeants Benevolent Association is openly telling its members that they are fighting a "war on New York." No, that's not a joke.
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More on 2️⃣3️⃣7️⃣ above in Huntsville AL Before it was a lieutenant, now it's the police chief — admitting police deliberately attacked peaceful protestors because of "tension"
The Huntsville police chief and Madison County sheriff have now held a press conference saying they used tear gas, pepper spray and rubber bullets against peaceful protesters who "raised the tension level" by having gas masks and first aid kits. Seriously.
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2️⃣6️⃣9️⃣ Las Vegas, NV: police attack peaceful protestors unprovoked (The "Love" on the hotel in the background is a nice touch)
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2️⃣7️⃣0️⃣ Washington, DC: confirmation that the feds used chemical weapons on protestors and journalists
Breaking: police canisters gathered by @wusa9 crews Monday night show federal police DID use artificial CS tear gas in addition to natural OC gas on #BlackLivesMatter #WashingtonDCProtests Asking @usparkpolicepio & @realDonaldTrump for response on statements claiming otherwise.
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2️⃣7️⃣1️⃣ Orlando, FL: indiscriminate use of pepper-spray by police (Soon after they teargassed the entire area)
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2️⃣7️⃣2️⃣ Los Angeles, CA: how many LA County deputies in riot gear does it take to beat unarmed protestors in a huddle? Lower per capita ratio than NYC at least
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2️⃣7️⃣3️⃣ Dallas, TX: montage showing police shepherding protests to an area where they could be boxed in and shot repeatedly for sport without escape "They shot anyway. They don't care if you're peaceful."
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2️⃣7️⃣4️⃣ Colorado Springs, CO: No shit
CSPD is hoping for a peaceful night, but we are being told that protesters are now donning gas masks. .
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2️⃣7️⃣5️⃣ Omaha, NE: police open fire on unarmed, peaceful protestors as they kneel
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2️⃣7️⃣6️⃣ Tampa, FL: peaceful protest ends in teargas
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2️⃣7️⃣7️⃣ Portland, OR: police gas a camp of homeless non-protestors for sport
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More on 1️⃣6️⃣3️⃣ above, re Asheville PD destroying a medical tent The police chief confirmed it happened – excusing it b/c the tent was "on private property" Meaning he confessed to his department knowingly violating the Fourth and Fourteenth Amendments usatoday.com/story/news/fact…
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2️⃣7️⃣8️⃣ Tampa, FL: how many Tampa cops does it take to beat one person? I'm counting 3-4
you got amnesia now?
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2️⃣7️⃣9️⃣ Merrick, NY: tremendous growth in the number of protestors Compare and contrast with 2️⃣5️⃣5️⃣ above
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2️⃣8️⃣0️⃣ Dallas, TX: cop shoots a protestor with a rubber bullet, then celebrates with a song See if you recognize it
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Local news picked up on 1️⃣2️⃣3️⃣ above Keep sharing these videos. It's breaking through
SHOCKING VIDEO: LAPD officers seen striking protesters with batons in Fairfax district confrontation abc7.la/3dzg9qX
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2️⃣8️⃣1️⃣ New York City, NY: thread of videos documenting the NYPD rioting, beating people indiscriminately for sport
Replying to @jangelooff
Cops charged from the back with batons out. Multiple people hit. Someone bleeding from the head. I jumped over a car and am out because of a press base. This wasn’t even a confrontation it was a trap
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More of 2️⃣8️⃣1️⃣ in NYC above Notice the tactic: kettle protestors before 8, don't let them leave, so you can then arrest them after 8 A violation of the Fourth and Fourteenth Amendments Lawlessness
Replying to @jangelooff
Cops just pushed group forward. Another batch of cops run in. Cops now crowding the street of witnesses claiming curfew
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2️⃣8️⃣2️⃣ Buffalo, NY: casual attempted homicide, as police shove an elderly man until he falls and cracks his skull on the concrete
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I need to keep going through DMs, but really this is so f*cking grotesque I wish I could just cap the thread here The police are out of control
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2️⃣8️⃣2️⃣ Buffalo, NY: casual attempted homicide, as police shove an elderly man until he falls and cracks his skull on the concrete
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