With new participants flowing in from all over the country, the Occupy Wall Street protests reached a fever pitch this weekend. As the crowd increased, so did the number of police officers deployed to disrupt their right to assemble and march. With over 80 individuals arrested on Saturday alone, videos began to emerge showing police officers’ use of multiple violent tactics, including tasers and pepper spray to subdue protesters. The video below shows police officers trapping female protestors in an orange net and using pepper spray at point blank range, apparently without provocation.[/p] Source More info and videos here: Source #2 The true social function of the police institution is brutally revealed: To defend private property and throw civil liberties out with the bathwater.