Force Multiplier

Shaffer, Gwen
August 2004
New Republic;8/2/2004, Vol. 231 Issue 5, p19
Looks at the behavior of the Miami police in dealing with political protests in a violent manner. Description of a protest against the Free Trade Area of the Americas in which several protestors were harmed by police; Details of weapons used by the police, such as rubber bullets, flash-bangs and tear gas; Argument that the line between calming protests and fighting terrorism is blurred.


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