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Minneapolis Police Department violently holding down the working class— 1934 July 20

Workers Blood Is Shed: Johannes The Butcher Uses Shotguns To Mow Down 48 Unarmed Workingmen (headline in The Organizer Daily Strike Bulletin).
July 20, 2020
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On this date in 1934 the Minneapolis Police opened fire on strikers in the warehouse district, shooting 67 picketers and killing two men – a Teamster and an unemployed supporter.

The MPD has never been on our side. It cannot be reformed or “controlled” away from its mission, which is to hold down the working-class and oppressed people.