Media Blackout on Mayor Bloomberg’s Raid on Zuccotti Park

FOCUS: Media Blackout on Mayor Bloomberg’s Raid on Zuccotti Park
Mayor Michael Bloomberg suspends the First Amendment. (photo: Andrew Burton/Reuters)
Barbara Morrill, Daily Kos
Intro: “When New York City Mayor Michael Bloomberg decided to stage a middle of the night raid on the Occupy Wall Street protesters in Zuccotti Park, there was one thing he didn’t want … Media coverage. So Bloomberg said screw the First Amendment.”

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