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Rubber Bullets

Rubber Bullets in widespread use to suppress populace
Rubber Bullets

Portland, Oregon - Aug. 22, 2002

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Protesters are hit with pepper spray and rubber bullets as police clear the streets around an event featuring President Bush, Thursday, Aug. 22, 2002, in downtown, Portland, Ore. (AP Photo/Steve Slocum)

Decan, Kosovo - Aug 15, 2002

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Streets are littered with rocks, teargas cases, and rubber bullets, after Kosovar Albanians clashed with U.N special police in Decan some 90 kms (55 miles) west of Kosovo's capital Pristina on Thursday, Aug. 15, 2002. A NATO peacekeeper and 50 Albanian protesters were injured during the protest demanding the release of arrested former rebels. (AP Photo/Visar Kryeziu)

Caracas, Venezuela - August 14, 2002

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Venezuelan National Guardsmen fire tear gas and rubber bullets at protesters in Caracas August 14, 2002. Venezuela's Supreme Court voted to dismiss a case against four military officers accused of rebellion for orchestrating the April, 2002 coup against President Hugo Chavez. Troops fired tear gas in the streets near the courts to disperse hundreds of supporters of Chavez who were clamoring for the officers to be tried for their part in the uprising. REUTERS/Kimberly White

This is great 27.Aug.2002 13:47

Todd

Thanks for the article, the parallels are undeniable. Keep up the good work


Todd

more pics from this point 27.Aug.2002 15:19

kurtkabang kurtkabang2002@yahoo.com

do you have any more pictures from this moment in time? one of the people in the top picture is me. i'd like more for my complaint against the police. please contact me at the address above. thanks.

i see 27.Aug.2002 17:35

kurtkbang

i see that you didn't take the photo. can you point me to the article you retrieved it from?

Excellent! 29.Aug.2002 01:30

Harq al-Ada

Your photographic triple parallel is terrific. You show things as they are. The are all leafs shooting---pun intended---from the same roots. This is a WAR, a Global War, anti-Humankind against us, a war in which Humankind struggles to free herself from slavery. These monsters know it; they feel the end coming. They are desperate; they fight for keeps. And they will allow no middle point: be a slave or be shot.

They forget to mention a third alternative: shoot first.

And a fourth: be Human Being and flush the monsters back to their sewers. That photo of the young woman looking straight into the eyes of that merc is *awesome*.

Please, keep telling the truth.