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Occupy Oakland Protestor Scott Olsen’s Skull Fractured During Police Crack-down, OWS Responds

Posted on the 28 October 2011 by Periscope @periscopepost

Occupy Oakland protestor Scott Olsen’s skull fractured during police crack-down, OWS responds

"We are all Scott Olsen" - OWS

A video showing a crowd of protestors coming to the aid of Scott Olsen, who had been reportedly hit in the face by a flash bang grenade thrown by police, has enraged members of the Occupy movement worldwide. Occupy Wall Street has now rallied with calls of “We are all Scott Olsen“, while the incident has raised serious questions about policing of the protests. The Guardian reported that Olsen is now in “fair condition” ahead of surgery.

Here’s the video:


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