No week of busting the skulls and tear-gassing of world economic summit protesters is complete without a trophy photograph. Everyone knows this. So, naturally, the fellas doing the skull-busting and tear-gassing in Pittsburgh at the G20 couldn’t pass up an opportunity to pose Lyndie England-style with a protester they’d put in cuffs.
I-Witness video says that this took place on the campus of the University of Pittsburgh:
The prisoner is walked into the center of the group of officers and posed by the police so that he is down in front on both knees. The officer who is taking the photograph is wearing a white shirt. In New York City this would mean that he is a supervisor, but we do not know the police agency involved in this incident.
An the world spins madly on: