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Protestor Arrested at Internet Freedom Speech

George Maschke (699175) writes | more than 3 years ago

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George Maschke (699175) writes "As Secretary of State Hillary Clinton waxed eloquent on Internet freedom before an audience at George Washington University, police violently removed and arrested an audience member who had stood and turned his back to her in silent protest over her support for the Afghan War."
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link. (1)

thehostiles (1659283) | more than 3 years ago | (#35232384)

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Not surprising (1)

mr1911 (1942298) | more than 3 years ago | (#35234082)

Hillary Clinton is a politician. By definition there is a large gap between what she does and what she tells others to do.

Symbolism (0)

Anonymous Coward | more than 3 years ago | (#35234298)

That he stood up and turned his back was a symbolic gesture that he was "turning his back of her". That he was arrested was a symbolic gesture that "she owns him".
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