$31.00 donated in past month
From the Open-Publishing Calendar
From the Open-Publishing Newswire
Indybay FeatureRelated Categories: U.S. | Global Justice and Anti-Capitalism | Government & Elections | Indymedia
RNC Delegates turned back, cops cars smashed as protesters and cops duke it out
Here are four WSQT Guerrilla Radio (88.1 FM in DC)interviews with participants in the actions that severely disrupted travel for Republican Convention delegates in St Paul, along with Jay Marx's report before stepoff, and WSQT's broadcast audios "raid montage" and "RNC Battle Mix
Download Audio(these are in broadcast order):
Not Broadcast, but uploaded to DC Indymedia(total show length is limited)
"Raid Montage" is a recounting of the Night of Terror by a number of people. Backing music is of course the Imperial March
RNC Battle Mix" is a blow by blow account from Twin Cities Indymedia razorwire of the mid-day actions, as read out on a phone by a DC activist for radio broadcast. Intro to this is set to stirring music from the Lord of the Rings-as the Elves rush the Orcs in battle!
Cop cars smashed, Macy's trashed, debris dragged into the streets to block pursuit, delegates and delegate busses turned back, and more!
**Nicole reports from the field of battle***
**Jay reports as antiwar march steps off w/10,000 plus marchers**
***Isis reports ***
on police mass detentions, mass
arrests, and fears of raids on Food Not Bombs(she thought they were raided, but I could find no confirmation. Food hard to come by as she reported, but reportedly available later.A rumor of a raid of Seeds of peace was proven false.