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Welcome to New York – You Have the Right to Remain Silent…

Stories like this one pop up every few years with depressing  frequency. If you’re reading this in another, freer part of the country, try to remember that you must be completely defenseless when you travel through New York. I am a Nevada resident, I traveled to Atlanta, GA for a school, (I am a US Government …

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MTA police detain activist for refusing to show ID at anti-bailout demonstration

Originally posted at the blog of bile: Last night, October 21st, 2008, the Greater NYC Campaign for Liberty, some members of the Manhattan Libertarian Party and other liberty activists demonstrated in Grand Central Station. A bit of theater. A breadline containing a decent amount of individuals with others as satellites handing out literature, discussing the …

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Cop Gone Wild

Check out the body slam one of New York’s Finest administered to an unsuspecting Critical Mass bicyclist last Friday: I suppose it’s possible that the bicyclist did something to warrant the shoulder check just before coming into camera view. But it doesn’t look good for the cop, who has been placed on “modified assignment pending further …

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