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Lexus driver rams Occupy DC protester at Koch brothers-funded event "Repost for commenting"

On November 5, Occupy DC protesters blockaded nearly all exits and roads
leaving the Washington Convention Center at the close of the Koch
brothers funded "Defending the America Dream Summit." There were a
number of incidents of cars intentionally striking protesters. This was
the last and worst, putting a woman hit by the car, one ot two people
struck, in the hospital with serious injuries.

As the car accelerated, I turned on my camera. I got one solid frame of
the car at impact (still extracted at start of video), then the chase
begins. I had to wrangle camera and bike at the same time to chase this
car, so video recommences at 7th and K where the car was caught-by
traffic and protesters, the cops did nothing but write a traffic
ticket-and arrest someone for allegedly trying to stop the car by
kicking at it. No damage from kicking was visible anywhere on the car, I

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Added: Nov-6-2011 Occurred On: Nov-6-2011
By: laserblast92
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Tags: Dcdirectactionnews, Occupy DC, Koch Brothers, Defending the American Dream Summit, 99%, vehicular assault, attempted murder
Location: Washington, District of Columbia, United States (load item map)
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