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Boston Cops Block Construction for DNC

Boston police block entrance to Fleet Center, where the Democratic National Convention will be held, over contract dispute.
...which begs the question - who pepper-sprays the protesters when the police *are* the protesters?

 http://news.yahoo.com/news?tmpl=story&u=/ap/20040611/ap_on_re_us/democratic_convention_16
the secret service - that's who! 11.Jun.2004 16:30

erin

Don't forget that the main security force behind the DNC and the RNC is the secret service, not the Boston police. Still it'd rock if the cops are striking during the DNC.