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Body Cam Shows How Cops Turn Peaceful Protests into Riots by Attacking Them

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Body camera footage captured during recent demonstrations against police brutality has shown how cops often turn peaceful protests into riots by the way that they engage with the crowds. A demonstration in Cleveland, Ohio, on May 30th shows a police officer pepper spraying a peaceful protester before the situation escalated into a riot. In the video, an unidentified woman is seen standing on the sidewalk near a line of police officers, holding a sign that read, "Give us what belongs to us in peace, and if you don't give it to us in peace, we will take it by force," which is a quote by Emma Goldman, an anarchist revolutionary that lived during the early 20th. The women directly engaged with the police about their use of force on protesters and the general culture of violence among law enforcement. She asked the police, "Are you going to tear gas me? For standing here with my sign and trying to have a conversation with you?". As the woman was talking to the office

Cops Allegedly Pepper Spray Double Amputee, Steal His Legs as He Crawls for Help

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After endless blameless individuals were harmed in fights by police utilizing poisonous gas and pepper shower in the course of recent weeks, a week ago, the city of Columbus, Ohio gave a command for cops to no longer utilize nerve gas and pepper splash "to scatter non-forceful, peaceful groups. " When dissenters rioted on Sunday evening in Columbus, police were given a go to utilize concoction weapons. Just five days in the wake of giving his request keeping cops from utilizing pepper splash on anybody however rough agitators, the city hall leader backtracked and upheld its utilization on serene individuals remaining in a road. "We have been clear about regarding and securing serene dissent. "  " I will again Reiterate That We regard and energize quiet dissent, reason forceful acts could That Police and dissidents in danger can not go on without serious consequences ". In spite of guaranteeing nonconformists were utilizing brutality against police