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Awesome pictures 22.Aug.2002 23:10

Canadian

Wow - great pictures from the anti-Bush protest in Portland! The first two really show clear police brutality.

Keep up the good work!

Dude - friggin awesome pictures!

Media report of an Army helicopter at protest 22.Aug.2002 23:24

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 http://www.kgw.com/news-local/stories/kgw_0822_news_bush_visit.afa18a1c.html

"Demonstrators had weaved through city streets toward the Hilton Hotel where Bush was staying. Police in riot gear stopped the demonstrators at Southwest 6th Avenue and Main Street. Crowds of people spilled into the streets and disrupted MAX service. An Army helicopter hovered overhead."

So much for POSSE COMITATUS

Revolutionary greetings from the UK 23.Aug.2002 02:43

blacknred

Keep up the good work, Oregon

No War But The Class War!

Excellent!!! 23.Aug.2002 08:38

bov

I'm amazed at the courage of these protestors and the strength. Thanks for the excellent coverage!

Down here in the Bay Area everyone is too afraid to take on the stuff you did (except the All People's Coalition, who had to go it alone on the Golden Gate).

Way to go!!!!!!!

Fuck Bush II 23.Aug.2002 12:17

anarchoi-punk

Fuck Bush the Junior, that motherfucker. And fuck Bush the Elder. Those war-mongering bastards. It's good to see that not everyone in Amerikkka supports his murderous regime.

Liberal Whackos 23.Aug.2002 15:42

Bush Admirer

What a bunch of creeps. GW Bush is the biggest upgrade in Presidential History. We went all the way from Bill Clinton to George W. Bush in one gigantic upward leap. Amazing! From the gutter to the penthouse in a single leap.

This demonstration in Portland will probably raise GWB's approval ratings 5-10%. When the average citizen sees a bunch of pierced, tattoed, unwashed, dumb liberal whackos parading around with signs it turns them off -- what a disgusting sight.

Indymedia trolls 23.Aug.2002 16:59

hazehead

"Bush Admirer" is probably just a troll, and certainly a prick but thought I'd pass along some insight from riding tri-met through downtown the past couple days and hearing people talk about the protest.

People compared the protestors to those of the 60s/70s and for the most part ignored the inconvenience and seemed to feel that the uprising gave them more permission to talk about their own anti-Bush issues... logging in public forests, war with Iraq, the hypocracy of his corporate "crackdown".

Keep up the good work guys (and gals), it's making a difference in the hearts and minds of the public. A few with courage can inspire many.

BUSH ADMIRER: IGNORANCE IS BLISS 23.Aug.2002 18:24

Mark B. Polin markbpolin@yahoo.com

Bush Admirer,
You are the perfect example of what an ignorant moron really is regarding MR. Bush's supporters. For your information, I am a 40 year old, retired Navy, teacher's aide who had been waiting for the opportunity to let Bush know how transparent all of his illegal actions really are to those who choose to participate in true democracy!! Regarding a presidential upgrade, what facts support your insane assertion? The fact that we are now in a deep recession again after eight years of prosperity and abundance with Clinton? By the way, I have one piercing in my left ear, no tatoos, take a shower daily, and most definitely have a higher IQ than you, you absolute moron! Oh, I had to take a second shower yesterday because the GESTAPO Police Dept. of Portland pepper sprayed me on the front line with absolutely no provocation on anyone's part!! So go back down to the gutter from whence you obviously came and stick you head back in the sand!

Well Now Mark and Hazehead 23.Aug.2002 18:55

Bush Admirer

Good choice for a handle Hazehead. It seems to fit perfectly. You're right about one thing. These protesters are exactly like the protesters from the '60's (Complete friggin idiots). Remember how Jane Fonda and her scumbag husband (Tom Dipshit or something like that) sold out to the North Vietnamese. They're still hated to this day by patriotic Americans and former servicemen.

And Mark, the former Navy guy and teacher's aide. So you want to play the 'mine is bigger than yours game eh?'

Well I have a Bachelors in Engineering and an MBA. I'm an entrepreneur having started and owned three companies with up to 125 employees. I live in a 3700 sq foot house that's just about paid for and looks out on a lake. I drive a year old BMW 530i. Of course, I vote Republican. By the way, I stood first in my class in college and am not an absolute moron. I don't think you have a higher IQ.

The economy is currently suffering because of the dot com Nasdaq bubble. The free fall started in the middle of 2000. Bush tried to catch a falling knife. The government actually has little influence on this (as we can see from Greenspan's impotence). Clinton had nothing to do with prosperity and Bush has nothing to do with the recession.

Despite the current recession, America has been a good place for you, ahem, protesters to grow up. We've pretty much driven the world economy because of our strong business community. We owe our lifestyle to innovative corporations like Apple Computer, Merck, Intel, etc.

One sure way to spot a loser is to look for a whiner/complainer. Think about it.

I have an ad hominem in my eye... 24.Aug.2002 10:58

Frodo ithil1en@yahoo.com

It's not the resume, Bush Admirer, that marks one as intelligent. It's one's ability to articulate one's opinions. From that, I gather that you aren't a moron. Granting that, and granting your claim that the government has little control over the economy - so that Clinton wasn't responsible for the boom, and Bush isn't responsible for the recession - then what is the basis of your claim that Bush is a presidential upgrade?

Just wonderin'...

Preparing for general uprising? 24.Aug.2002 13:28

Reiki3 starborn_01@yahoo.com

 http://palestinechronicle.com/article.php?story=20020819044237457

Israel Mentor US Police

Monday, August 19 2002 @ 04:42 AM GMT

Palestine Chronicle Reporter

JERUSALEM: A group of US police are due to arrive in the Middle East, to discuss tactics used by Israel to deal with Palestinian resistance, and to discuss how to implement such tactics in the United States.

The nine-member delegation, due to arrive Monday, includes high-ranking officers from New York, Los Angeles and Baltimore. The will study how Israel has beefed up security and how they have attempted to extinguish the two year uprising. The group will meet after they arrive with Internal Security Minister Uzi Landau and a number of senior Israeli police officials in Jerusalem before taking a security tour of the city, including bomb squad and forensic installations.

The delegation will be led by Chief Louis Anemone, the former number two at the New York police
department.

The US police officials will visit police facilities in Tel Aviv on Tuesday, and northern police headquarters later in the week.

for **Bush Admirer** 24.Aug.2002 16:40

otherwise known as **WHITEY**

"Well I have a Bachelors in Engineering and an MBA. I'm an entrepreneur having started and owned three companies with up to 125 employees. I live in a 3700 sq foot house that's just about paid for and looks out on a lake. I drive a year old BMW 530i. Of course, I vote Republican. By the way, I stood first in my class in college and am not an absolute moron. I don't think you have a higher IQ."

and every human being on planet Earth will follow in your footsteps . . . .

(somehow the numbers don't add up)

HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA HA

go fuck bush up the ass 24.Aug.2002 18:13

to the george jr. fucker

Bush Admirer clearly needs to be locked up in a room packed full to capacity with toxic, poisonous, gases.. force-fed chemically and genetically altered mush, left with nothing but a concoction of motor oil,gasoline & toxic waste to drink, and left to himself to rot in his own feces. because that's the kind of future he is creating for future generations by admirering lunatics like bush and his corrupt administration. b.s. admirer is a fucked moron with absolutely no sense of foresight. he's got a piece of shit degree and he thinks somehow that piece of paper makes him smarter?? you can wipe your ass with it and then eat it, because that's all you're gonna eat when there's nothing else around, your own shit! you dumbass mother fucker. you wan to destroy your life, go right ahead, but you're not taking the rest of us with you.

Sheepmocracy 24.Aug.2002 22:00

"Little Buddha"

Hey all,

I am so glad I ran into this web-site! I found out about this protest by accident. Even though I watch the news every day from numerous sources (i.e., Bloomberg, WSJ, IBD, NYT, all major news channels), there was hardly a mention of the Oregon protest anywhere! And I live in NYC. Imagine what the rest of the country does NOT know.

I used to be a big fan of this country (I still think its history and values were great); however, after traveling and meeting Europeans, including the "hated French", I have finally opened my eyes to the reality of the U.S. The brainwashing, etc. from the government which you all probably know about.

Instead of hearing major world news here in NYC, we hear about who got mugged a few blocks from us, and of course, the weather. Then, they're the opium-like gossip stories we get hooked on (i.e, kidnappings, OJ Simpson, Lewinsky, Guiliani's divorce). Behind all of this , I see many problems:

1)Lobby groups control this country
a) examples include: Israel/US relationship, Bush's comments echo Israeli thinking such as a "pre-emptive strike" on Iraq. (just like what was done in 1979 at Iran's nuclear power plant).
b)Lack of enviromental/Clean Air act enforcement

2) Corporations control this country
a) we all know many examples

3) People are taught not to ask questions. (This is a lot like the British TV show, "THE PRISONER"). After 9/11 occured, not ONE person asked whether the U.S. was in any way responsible. I used to work in 2 World Trade Center and was a volunteer fire warden. You all should have heard how poorly this place was built and no one could do anything about it b/c it was a Quasi-publicly owned faclity.

The whole set-up of this economy allows for sheepish thinking, regardless of the internet. Most people are poor with little College education and much of this country is "third world" (just take a look at the infrastructure of roads etc.). Unlike Europe, Americans work much harder and have little vacation time. And what leisure time they do have is spent watching sports. So, where is the time to stop and think. Instead, people are busy making money and tending to their families. Thanks for letting me vent some of my
anger and for letting me realize that there are some people with open minds/hearts.

"Little Buddha"

For Bush Admirer 27.Aug.2002 12:49

William W

"I have a Bachelors in Engineering and an MBA. I'm an entrepreneur having started and owned three companies with up to 125 employees. I live in a 3700 sq foot house that's just about paid for and looks out on a lake. I drive a year old BMW 530i."

So what? All a college degree means is that you have managed to jump through a few hoops and had access to cash to pay for your adventure. Geez, I have one too. Who the hell cares? And so you have to drive a Mercedes to augment what you lack in testosterone. Again, so what? I guess the thing about your house was supposed to make an impression. Well, it did. My impression is that you are so shallow that you have to flaunt your possessions to justify your existence.

"Of course, I vote Republican."

Which just tells us that you are a self serving pig. Thanks for making the point for us you self stroking, turn-a-blind-eye-to-the-exploitation-you-contribute-to bastard.