FAST FIVE: French Protesters Set Fire To Central Bank
French Protesters Set Fire To Central Bank Tyler Durden Mon, 11/30/2020 – 12:05 One of the recurring questions amid the year's countless BLM protests and associated riots has been why instead of burning and looting innocent businesses, the angry mob does not target the source of all wealth, income and social inequality – not just in the US but the world – the central bank, i.e.
Over the weekend, tens of thousands of critics of a proposed security law that would restrict the filming of police officers protested across France on Saturday, and officers in Paris who were advised to behave responsibly during the demonstrations repeatedly fired tear gas to disperse rowdy protesters.
“We have to broaden the debate, and by doing that, we say that if there were no police violence, we wouldn't have to film violent policemen,” Assa Traore, a prominent anti-brutality activist whose brother died in police custody in 2016, told The Associated Press.
Violence erupted near the end of the march as small groups of protesters pelted riot police with small rocks and paving stone.
On the other hand, to really make a statement, a couple of Molotov cocktails aimed at the Marriner Eccles building just may attract some attention.