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Single navyman faces riot police after they fire tear gas. he holds a copy of the US constitution #occupyoakland

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1003 days ago

Single navyman faces riot police after they fire tear gas. he holds a copy of the US constitution #occupyoakland

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LuvLuchia 1002 days ago

Wow! These vets R brave. They could just sit at home & stay safe. I mean they already fought 4 us

ImTryingToSleep 1002 days ago

He's friends w/ Scott Olsen, who took a TG canister to the head seconds before this was taken.

lynco 1002 days ago

I'll send you new lyrics to "Clementine"- "I got big & then got bigger I'm a corporation now-"

ChitzLaritz 1002 days ago

Hey ! Can you read "Veterans" on that flag? He's golden!

sandsqwid 1003 days ago

Hope he isn't still active duty because someone Is going to screw him over because he is protesting in Uniform

atizine 1003 days ago

Tried broadbrush of dirty hippies, passing fad, bitter rich kids? Keep going, we're the 99%

edwardnelson 1003 days ago

something tells me the American Spring will die fast if unemployment drops hope i'm wrong

z_Joker 1003 days ago

Single navyman faces riot police after they fire tear gas. he holds a copy of the US constitution #occupyoakland

ChitzLaritz 1003 days ago

Sailor is named Joshua Shepherd & he's a true American patriot!

GrannyBlinky 1003 days ago

Thank you, Sailor! OWS=The New Minutemen. I'm waiting for a policeman to refuse to follow orders.

JasonPicard 1003 days ago

Effective Counter-Measures for Tear Gas! Please RT http://twitpic.com/75x4sv #ows #OccupyOakland #standwithoakland

MissAlane 1003 days ago

#Sailor is the correct terminology.

100dayblog 1003 days ago

Go Navy!

petea1c 1003 days ago

Josh Shepperd. He's a navy IVAW vet.

shuvankr 1003 days ago

Thank you, Braveheart #occupyoakland

IanProchoice 1003 days ago

I want to send this man a thank you card.

timthesocialist 1003 days ago

Patrenko. He is a sailor not a soldier.