Genoa riot police get 5 years 16:58 May 19 0 comments
Message from Iron 16:48 Dec 01 3 comments
Resist! An RNC Aftermath Documentary 19:06 Sep 21 0 comments
Amy Goodman Arrested at US Republican Convention 00:48 Sep 02 9 comments
Diaz Raid : “Martin Hogbin is responsible” 12:38 Apr 09 1 commentsmore >>
The Party and the Ballot Box Sun Jul 14, 2019 22:24 | Gavin Mendel-Gleason
On The Decline and Fall of The American Empire and Socialism Sat Jan 26, 2019 01:52 | S. Duncan
What is Dogmatism and Why Does It Matter? Wed Mar 21, 2018 08:10 | Sylvia Smith
The Case of Comrade Dallas Mon Mar 19, 2018 19:44 | Sylvia Smith
Review: Do Religions Evolve? Mon Aug 14, 2017 19:54 | Dara McHugh
Interested in maladministration. Estd. 2005
Real democracies and referendums Anthony
A bird's eye view of the vineyard
No Weapon Left Behind: The American Hybrid War on China Sat Feb 22, 2020 18:38 | amarynth
20 Questions with Vladimir Putin : Episode 2. Putin on Ukraine Fri Feb 21, 2020 17:06 | amarynth
20 Questions with Vladimir Putin : Episode 1. Putin on the tasks of the government Fri Feb 21, 2020 17:05 | amarynth
Reading the ?traitors? ? a good or a bad idea? Fri Feb 21, 2020 02:34 | The Saker
Turkish War On Syria. Bluff Or Reality? Fri Feb 21, 2020 01:23 | Scott
Police Violence Caught on Film
dublin | summit mobilisations | news report Wednesday May 05, 2004 23:29 by Chekov chekov at indymedia dot ie
2 instances of violent assaults by police
Two videos showing examples of police violence unleashed on protestors on the Navan Road on May day.
The first shows Officer 1221 assaulting a protestor without any apparent reason to do so. He first punches the protestor in the head and then batons him across the back of the thights (seemed very popular with the cops on the day), he finally lashes out at a second protestor who has his back turned and is not doing anything threatening.
The second shows the incident where the water cannon blasted cameramen on the 8-foot high wall to the side of the protest. One cameraman was knocked off the wall by the force of the blast. Both myself and the sky news cameraman beside me just about hung on.
Both of these incidents are examples of acts of violence that were completely unwarranted. If anybody is interested in high-resolution copies of the footage, please contact me at the email address above.