My name is Kelly Schomburg, I’m the girl with the red hair in these pictures. I was protesting at the Occupy Wall Street march yesterday when I and several other women were sprayed with mace and subsequently arrested. Many have already seen the video, which has been spreading like wildfire over twitter, Facebook, tumblr, and other video feeds, along with hundreds of other photos and videos. This is my recount of what happened.
Share this. People need to know what’s really happening. What intrigues me the most is that seemingly the police officers were lied to and told that the protestors were being violent, thus making retaliation “okay.”
Earlier today in the Morning Debriefing, we posted that Downtown LA comedy variety show, Hamclown, is happening tonight, when it’s been rescheduled to Sept. 29th due to shooting of the Dark Knight Sequel.
We apologize for this inconvenience and the fact that some of us were fasting to get…