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There were reports from last night that protesters were selectively arrested in Portland. That specific protesters were singled out and arrested. Here is a video of that occurring.

The Disco Trike is a symbol of the ingenuity of Portlanders and this arrest will not silence it. Nay, it will bring a whole new crop to the front as we create many Disco Trikes.

After the police whet their appetite in Egyptian Army fashion by shooting and killing a mentally ill man in a parking garage. They went after the peaceful protesters. Breaking the livestream equipment and punching protesters while already on the ground. A good time was to be had by all the police after some had the chance to put an unfortunate citizen in his place.

Plans are already under way not only to free the Disco Trike but create a fleet of them to ensure protesters have ready access to righteous tunes as they march for our freedoms. On that note I do have a trailer, but lack the funds for sound equipment, if someone wants to create one and put it on my bike.

Needless to say we take our bikes very seriously in Portland.

Originally posted to Occupy Wall Street on Thu Jan 26, 2012 at 03:51 PM PST.

Also republished by PDX Metro, Daily Kos Oregon, and Progressive Hippie.

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