Wednesday, April 23, 2008

Iraq war veteran & family assaulted by anti-war protesters

[From Dan Maloney, NY State Coordinator, Gathering of Eagles]

For the second time in as many weeks, an Iraq War Veteran and his family held a Support the Troops rally across the street from the weekly “peace” protest in this college town. This week the true nature of the ‘peace’ activists was revealed for all to see. When the veteran’s 14 year old son crossed the street to videotape the protesters and their signs, the protesters became agitated and began harassing the boy. The right to record video in any public venue is long established in law and any attempt to interfere with that right is a violation of civil rights.

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1 comment:

Isophorone said...

That's. Just. Disgusting!