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Jun 28, 2010
Riot police go after protesters outside the G20 in Toronto. Saturday, June 26. Photo: Cornelius Heesters.

Eyewitness accounts of police brutality and indiscriminate arrests

Dave Coles/ Kate Garvie/ Mangla Bansal/ and Larry Rousseau
The rabble.ca editor’s inbox has been filling up with first-hand accounts of over-the-top reactions by riot police against protesters, tourists, and Toronto residents. Here is a selection.
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CAS says children should not be involved in G20

This is a great article about how the CAS will be present and "on call" during the G8/G20 protests in Toronto.

I'm so annoyed at this comment by their spokesperson:

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While Fleming did note that he respects the right to protest, he feels children should not be involved at the G20.

"You never know what these things will turn out to be. As a parent I'd have concerns. I'd have good intentions but not everyone has the same thoughts. I would think twice before taking my kids. The protests have been known to become violent and that would be a concern for anyone there."

And I loved John Clarke's response:

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