21-year-old anti-fascist protester assaulted by police and arrested on Saturday, April 20, 2013
A 21-year-old woman was assaulted by the police and arrested yesterday while legally and non-violently protesting the Klan / Neo-Nazi / anti-immigrant demonstration that was going on at the Georgia Capitol in downtown Atlanta. She also faced extensive misogynistic and anti-LGBTQ sexual harassment during booking.
Partial coverage is at [ http://eastatlanta.patch.com/blog_posts/nazis-and-kkk-protest-atlanta-fr... ].
Any eyewitnesses and anyone with video or photos of the assault and arrest need to contact firstname.lastname@example.org as soon as possible. Please spread the word!