G20Inquiry.org http://www.g20inquiry.org TELL YOUR STORY ABOUT TORONTO'S G20 SUMMIT. DEMAND A PUBLIC INQUIRY. Mon, 17 Jan 2011 14:53:11 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.4.10 Joshua – “We cupped our hands as if offering water and said, ‘Peace be with you.’ Shuffling sideways on the crowded street corner I looked again into the next officer’s eyes: ‘Peace be with you.’ ‘Peace be with you.’ ‘Peace be with you.’ ‘Peace be’ – Quick. Cold. Rough. Two police seized me by the arms and pulled me off.” http://www.g20inquiry.org/joshua-we-cupped-our-hands-as-if-offering-water-and-said-peace-be-with-you-shuffling-sideways-on-the-crowded-street-corner-i-looked-again-into-the-next-officer%e2%80%99s-eyes-peace-be-wi/ Mon, 17 Jan 2011 14:53:11 +0000 http://www.g20inquiry.org/?p=330 Continue reading ]]> Karen – “I’ve never been afraid to go to a public demonstration…But now all that has changed.” http://www.g20inquiry.org/karen-ive-never-been-afraid-to-go-to-a-public-demonstration-but-now-all-that-has-changed/ Thu, 18 Nov 2010 16:42:10 +0000 http://www.g20inquiry.org/?p=321 Continue reading ]]> “I did not see either officer wearing a badge” http://www.g20inquiry.org/questions-4-why-did-the-police-drive-a-car-into-the-middle-of-a-march-and-then-abandon-it-for-a-substantial-period-of-time-7-why-were-people-kettled-at-queen-and-spadina-when-i-and-oth/ Mon, 15 Nov 2010 21:09:23 +0000 http://www.g20inquiry.org/?p=313 Continue reading ]]> Jean-Nicolas – “Un policier avec une bicyclette se plaça juste devant moi, me cria ‘Get back!’ et m’asséna un violent coup de guidon dans le ventre!…C’est alors que j’ai demandé au policier, très poliment : ‘Sir, may I have your name and your badge, please.’ Il a répondu en criant ‘Catch him!’…Le policier qui m’avait frappé avec sa bicyclette s’est alors penché devant moi, m’a regardé dans les yeux et m’a dit une phrase que je n’oublierai jamais : ‘Now, do you still want my name and my badge?'” http://www.g20inquiry.org/jean-nicolas-un-policier-avec-une-bicyclette-se-placa-juste-devant-moi-me-cria-%c2%ab-get-back-%c2%bb-et-m%e2%80%99assena-un-violent-coup-de-guidon-dans-le-ventre-c%e2%80%99est-alors-que-j/ Tue, 28 Sep 2010 13:10:46 +0000 http://www.g20inquiry.org/?p=301 Continue reading ]]> Dylan – “It was never explained how sitting was a crime.” http://www.g20inquiry.org/dylan-it-was-never-explained-how-sitting-was-a-crime/ Wed, 08 Sep 2010 16:28:54 +0000 http://www.g20inquiry.org/?p=290 Continue reading ]]> Josh – “Made me feel like a criminal. Took all power of my own life away.” http://www.g20inquiry.org/josh-made-me-feel-like-a-criminal-took-all-power-of-my-own-life-away/ Tue, 31 Aug 2010 15:04:44 +0000 http://www.g20inquiry.org/?p=286 Continue reading ]]> Becky – “…I quickly checked the tag. Honduras. I thanked them for the sweater, made by impoverished Honduran people, sewing clothes for rich people in exchange for slave wages and horrendous conditions. I suggested that if the police continue protecting the G8/G20, perhaps a few more foreign sweat shops can be set up so that at the next summit, prisoners can have some cheap blankets. I think that one of them got the joke.” http://www.g20inquiry.org/becky-i-quickly-checked-the-tag-honduras-i-thanked-them-for-the-sweater-made-by-impoverished-honduran-people-sewing-clothes-for-rich-people-in-exchange-for-slave-wages-and-horrendous-condit/ Tue, 24 Aug 2010 17:52:24 +0000 http://www.g20inquiry.org/?p=283 Continue reading ]]> Todd – “…one of, if not the worst example of police brutality and aggression ever witnessed in modern Canadian history!” http://www.g20inquiry.org/todd-one-of-if-not-the-worst-example-of-police-brutality-and-aggression-ever-witnessed-in-modern-canadian-history/ http://www.g20inquiry.org/todd-one-of-if-not-the-worst-example-of-police-brutality-and-aggression-ever-witnessed-in-modern-canadian-history/#comments Tue, 24 Aug 2010 13:02:33 +0000 http://www.g20inquiry.org/?p=271 Continue reading ]]> http://www.g20inquiry.org/todd-one-of-if-not-the-worst-example-of-police-brutality-and-aggression-ever-witnessed-in-modern-canadian-history/feed/ 1 Adil – “Clearly they were making charges up.” http://www.g20inquiry.org/adil-clearly-they-were-making-charges-up/ Mon, 23 Aug 2010 20:08:22 +0000 http://www.g20inquiry.org/?p=268 Continue reading ]]> Chris – “I have the badge numbers of 2 officers specifically who denied me water, my right to my attorney and bathroom facilities on a number of occasions.” http://www.g20inquiry.org/chris-i-have-the-badge-numbers-of-2-officers-specifically-who-denied-me-water-my-right-to-my-attorney-and-bathroom-facilities-on-a-number-of-occasions/ Mon, 23 Aug 2010 20:04:01 +0000 http://www.g20inquiry.org/?p=264 Continue reading ]]>