British police attack on Ian Tomlinson video

This punk music video says about itself:

Classic debut single from the Upstarts, championing the cause of the Birtley boxer who died after a night in a police cell.

Lyrics are here.

From British daily The Guardian:

G20 police assault on Ian Tomlinson

Video reveals G20 police assault on man who died

Exclusive footage obtained by the Guardian shows Ian Tomlinson, who died during G20 protests in London, was attacked from behind by baton–wielding police officer.

London police brutality against Tamils demonstrating against bloody war in Sri Lanka: here. And here.

THE Independent Police Complaints Commission (IPCC) yesterday afternoon announced a ‘criminal investigation’ into the death of Ian Tomlinson: here.

G20 death: Police officer suspended: here.

Video footage, photographs and at least five eyewitness accounts have been published over the past several days indicating that Ian Tomlinson, who died during the London G20 demonstrations on April 1, was twice subjected to physical assault by police officers: here.

Police cover-up over military-style operation against City protests: here.

Family of the newspaper vendor who died in G20 demo face long wait for justice, say legal experts: here.

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