Skip to comments.Bertha Lewis Arrested at NY Immigration rally [VIDEO]
Posted on 05/26/2010 11:00:15 AM PDT by UAConservative
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"Thity-seven clergy, labor, elected, and community leaders were arrested in front of 26 Federal Plaza in lower Manhattan today, in a second round of civil disobedience intended to escalate pressure on President Obama and Comgress to enact comprehensive immigration reform. Among those arrested, Councilwoman Melissa Mark-Viverito, New York State Assembly member Adriano Espailla, Bishop Orlando Findlayter, Chair, Churches United to Save and Heal, Hector Figueroa, Secretary Treasurer, SEIU 32BJ, and Bertha Lewis, President, The Black Institute. Thirty-seven persons were arreste, 21 male and 16 female."
You can see the arrest at ~7:45
Good for Bertha. She’s one helluva gal.
Glad to hear it but more arrests are due. Start with the 2 baton-weilding black panthers who posted themselves outside the polling place for the express purpose of intimidating voters. From there move on to the SEIU members who trespassed on private property for their protest. Move next to whoever offered Sestak a job to drop out of his senate race. And don’t stop until they get to the ILLEGAL alien in the WH.
Union thugs, 350-pound career welfare recipients, and professional America-haters singing “We Shall Overcome.” This is Obama’s America.
They don’t work??? So, our taxed money pays for them to get the MEDIA coverage they desire? These are the very people who want to destroy this republic. When they were being interviewed they were speaking in Spanish, most can’t even speak “ENGLISH”.
Most of all, the NYC police department prove once again they are fabulous.
The Black Institute? Really?
Thity-seven? Is that before Fitty-seven?
This is what our tax dollars pay for...sad isn’t it.
Ran into a rainstorm, I ducked back into a bar door.
It’s all night pourin’, pourin’, pourin’,
Lord but not a drop on me.
Test me, test me,
Test me, test me, test me,
Why don’t you arrest me?
Throw me in to the jailhouse,
Lord until the sun goes down, ‘till it goes down.
“I had to move, really had to move,
That’s why if you please, I am on my bendin’ knees,
Bertha don’t you come around here anymore.”
Lyrics by the Dead.
Keep her there.
A pox on all their houses.
Fine. Keeping them in jail may actually be a good use of taxpayer money.