Corporate Media Harasses Protestors
Reports have been coming in throughout the day that speakers, medics, and other activists are being aggressively harassed by corporate media attempting to cover the protests against the Democratic National Convention. While many reporters verbally harass demonstrators, several have been reported to physically confront them.
At the morning Anti-War Protest, a Fox News Reporter wormed his way towards Ward Churchhill. When Churchill declined to speak with him and Colorado AIM security confronted the corporate journalist, the crowd surrounded the Fox News reporter demanding to know why his organization did such a terrible job covering the War, presenting accurate news, and living up to their claims of being "Fair and Balanced."
Later in the day, Street Medic Zoe Williams reports being aggressively confronted by a Clear Channel Journalists.