Eye witness account of March 17, 2012 police riot at Occupy Wall Street: Last night, the NYPD incited what amounts to a police riot in Zuccotti Park. After several hundred of us gathered for a peaceful General Assembly, with figures like Michael Moore and Cornel West dropping in from Left Forum to show their solidarity, NYPD brutally beat and arrested around 100 people, including my friend Cecily McMillan, who was beaten so hard her ribs were cracked, she had a seizure, and she had to be taken to the ER, where she was denied visits from family and friends and still remains, to my knowledge.
Jessica English hosts Coffee Party USA president Eric Byler and takes your calls on The Bottom Line today (March 18, 2012) at 5pm ET. Call in and join the conversation. (646) 929-2495 Press #1 to be placed in the queue to talk.
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