Wow. Some crazy stuff going on in Minnesota. Glenn Greenwald over at Salon says that St. Paul currently looks more like a military state than Manhattan after 9/11. The Uptake is covering all the action, complete with video and Google maps. Pepper spray seems to be flying from law enforcement at will.
Apparently, the “Free Speech Zone” is two blocks from the convention, which is part of the problem. People aren’t content to have their free speech confined. Imagine.