[chinese blood, irish heart] - DEFUNCT: Let's get ready to rumble!

Tuesday, October 25, 2005

Let's get ready to rumble!

Here's another fine example of the mainstream media's attempt at hype.
Granted the representation of the riot cop seems accurate but look at the other bloke! They seem to think that a majority of protestors will be violent, brick-throwing mean sons of bitches.
A majority of those protesting on December will be trade unionsts, feminists, scholars, students, farmers, white collars, retirees- all dedicated to bringing change and reform to the autocratic WTO through peaceful democratic means. Which is exactly what the tabloids don't want to show.
Here's a more honest picture: