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A View from Inside the Overnight Raid and Arrests of Occupy Philly

A View from Inside the Overnight Raid and Arrests of Occupy Philly

Image: Matt Petrillo Around 11 p.m., Fox 29 sent out a Tweet saying a police sweep of Occupy Philly’s Dilworth Plaza space was “imminent.” That made sense. One night earlier I’d asked two police officers if it was worth staying at Dilworth for the night. “Are you guys going to break this up tonight or what?” One told me they wouldn’t know until...

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