Occupy Violence Reignites Criticism Of Oakland Police
By: Carrie Kahn //
October 28, 2011
Clashes between police and Occupy Wall Street protesters in Oakland, Calif., made news this week. But the violence has less to do with the Occupy movement than with the long history of law enforcement troubles in that city.
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