Tuesday, September 21, 2004

From blog correspondent Samer al-Batal
On 31 August 2004, during the Republican National Convention in New York City, around 1,200 people were arrested and sent to a makeshift detention/processing center, which used to house city buses, at Pier 57. (Over 1,800 were arrested during the entire RNC.)
Police set up nasty fly trap

A detailed account of one individual's experience can be accessed here along with a good-sized archive of pictures and video footage at its conclusion.

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