Missing from most news coverage is that the anti-police protests rocking New York are being openly coordinated and led by professional radical leftist agitators, primarily Occupy Wall Street and a communist aligned anti-war, anti-Israel, pro-Palestinian extremist organization. A WND review of major news coverage of the protests finds headlines such as these:
USA Today: “NYC protesters defy mayor’s call for moratorium.”
Bloomberg: “Protesters Defy NYC Mayor’s Call to Hold Off While Slain Cops Are Mourned.”
Reuters: “NY protesters reject plea for hiatus despite police slayings.”
New York Daily News: “Protests resume in New York to oppose police brutality despite Bill de Blasio’s plea to suspend demonstrations.”
The headlines and coverage largely leave the impression the demonstrations are spontaneous reactions to recent actions by law enforcement officials that some contend were motivated by racism…..[when in reality they] are being organized openly by radical leftist groups whose intent may not simply be the protest of alleged racism…[the media fail to acknowldg] the protests were organized by the Act Now To End War & Stop Racism Coalition, or ANSWER, together with Occupy Wall Street and at least 10 other so-called economic justice and pro-Palestinian groups….[and] fail to give any context, such as ANSWER’s radical background and history, or mention of the other groups supporting the protest movement….To Read More….