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Today is the big ALEC protest in Downtown Chicago at the Palmer House.  Unions are there, ALEC Exposed is there, and teachers are there. They have shut down Monroe Street in front of the hotel.

And the police are there.  And they are doing snatch and grab arrests and beating teachers.


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Originally posted to zenbassoon on Thu Aug 08, 2013 at 01:23 PM PDT.

Also republished by American Legislative Transparency Project, Hellraisers Journal, In Support of Labor and Unions, and The First and The Fourth.

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