(Hat tip for last link: Global Voices Online).
Even reporters covering the
In an interview this morning Telemundo national news anchorman Pedro Sevcec called yesterday’s incidents “lamentable” and emphasized the “disproportionate” amount of force from the LAPD. Video to the interview as well as footage of Sevcec being caught in the middle of a chaotic scene may be accessed here.
LAPD Commissioner William Bratton promised an internal investigation of the incidents in
YouTube has a video of CNN reporting incident in question; despite it being provoked by “eight young people” (according to Sevcec), the video certainly indicates that the reaction by police was more than necessary:
Links- Daily Herald, Raw Story, Gothamist, LAX-LIM, Telemundo52.com, Univision, YouTube