Local organizers stressed that this movement is growing out of the historical moment brought on by the Mike Brown case in and the “incredible bravery” of organizers and protesters in Ferguson, MO who have been in the streets, often facing down a paramilitary police force, for over 100 days and counting. In addition to exclusive footage of the Holiday Intervention, an action on December 11, where activists staged a die in at Saks 5th Ave with shoppers stepping over “dead” bodies in their quest to continue their holiday shopping, this video includes footage from along the historic #MillionsMarchNYC route including exclusive interviews with the following: Synead Nichols, Lead Organizer of Millions March NYC George Machado, NYC based Activist Nicole Carty, NYC based Activist Glenn Martin, Just Leadership USA Carl Dix, Stop Mass Incarceration Network Sabaah Jordan, NYC based Activist.
http://youtu.be/8fcJJ6IRbcI Earlier this week, the NYPD violently cracked down on a group of non-violent protesters who oppose Petraeus teaching at the college, with police shown here punching a protester as he is cuffed and face down on the ground.
I’ve made over 1000 of these short form videos in the last few years. Not sure if any top the energy captured in this one. What day. Do me- and the movement- a favor. Grab the link to this video- and send it everywhere. We all have people on our email lists who don’t talk [...]
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oGRYuMVX5BM Video showing violent arrests of a woman - and a 16 year old girl earlier this morning during the N17/ OWS protests . I am going back into the streets, check for more video later tonight at AcronymTV.com - DT
NYPD Assaults Man & Punches Woman in Face at OWS / Liberty Plaza Now it gets serious. SHARE THIS EVERYWHERE. @ 1:45 of this video a woman brandishing a court order that affirmed the rights of protesters to occupy Liberty Park is punched in the face by NYPD."