Tibet activists win in San Francisco

“The Olympic flame’s procession through San Francisco drew world-wide ridicule when the torch-bearers ran only a few yards before disappearing into a warehouse, only to re-emerge on a bus half an hour later,” according to Chris Ayres, reporting for the Times (UK). When a pro-Tibet activist was put in the back of a police van, protesters surrounded it, demanding he be released. But the cops had reinforcements, armed with clubs.

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David Benfell holds a Ph.D. in Human Science from Saybrook University. He earned a M.A. in Speech Communication from CSU East Bay in 2009 and has studied at California Institute of Integral Studies. He is an anarchist, a vegetarian ecofeminist, a naturist, and a Taoist.

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