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Pepper Spray Nation

UC Davis police pepper spray student protesters put on leave

Written by Paul Rosenberg With most of the UC board of regents being in the 1%, student demonstrators should expect more police brutality. Tuition fees at US Davis since 1992 have increased a staggering 534 per cent [EPA] San Pedro, CA – The viral video of Lt John Pike casually pepper-spraying a line of peacefully…more »

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UC Davis Professor Demands Chancellor Resign Over Pepper Spraying Of Students

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Written by David Badash A UC Davis Assistant Professor is demanding the immediate resignation of the University’s Chancellor over Friday’s pepper spraying of unarmed, non-​violent students who were passively sitting on the ground while in the midst of an Occupy Wall Street protest. Watch: Shocking Video Of Police Pepper Spraying UC Davis Students “I am…more »

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Police Brutality Against UC Davis Students

Jon Chaconas

Written by Jon Chaconas Students Shout: “Shame On You” As a recent graduate from UC Davis, I was disturbed by the images of police brutality against students on campus. In some ways, the police officer who sprayed nonviolent, compliant students with pepper spray did the Occupy Education Movement a favor. He promoted its cause, via…more »

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