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Erik Wemple
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Posted at 12:30 PM ET, 11/15/2011

Fox News and New York Post agree on OWS raid!


Mayor Bloomberg, authorizer of the middle-of-the-night OWS raid. (Associated Press)
Last night’s NYPD raid of the Occupy Wall Street encampment poses a number of complicated, vexing issues relating to the Constitution, the rule of law, etc. Just a few of them are right here:

●Should the protesters have the right to camp out in Zuccotti Park?

●Did the police overstep in confiscating books and many other items?

●What about the treatment of the media? Did the cops trample the First Amendment?

●What about balancing the rights of the protesters with the concerns of business and neighbors?

Those tough questions prompted simple answers from two appendages of Rupert Murdoch’s News Corp. empire:

The New York Post: Good riddance!

Fox News: GOOD RIDDANCE

By  |  12:30 PM ET, 11/15/2011

 
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