Occupy Melbourne asks: “Who’s breaking the law now?”
A brilliantly playful response to a series of brutal police actions: chaos on November 25, and a prior eviction using “attack horses” and point blank pepper spray on October 21, shown in respective videos below.
Official Response: “Police have informed Occupy Melbourne that anyone wearing a tent will be arrested.” Seriously, illegal to wear a tent?
UPDATE: Another angle on Tent Monsters, still hilarious
UPDATE 2: Occupy Melbourne has retaken City Square
UPDATE 3: (12/5/11)
Tent Protest Costume Violently Stripped from Protester’s Body
‘Tent woman’ seeks intervention order against police: allegations of extrajudicial policing as well.
UPDATE 5 (12/8/11): Police continue to assault women
UPDATE 6 (12/14/11)