Is Oakland the new Al-Khalil?

Violating the civil and human rights of people in one country is just as bad as violating the civil and human rights of people in another country.

The first video is from Oakland, California, where police officers equipped with riot gear fired tear gas canisters, rubber bullets, and percussion grenades at unarmed and nonviolent Occupy Oakland protesters. The second video is from Al-Khalil in Palestine’s West Bank where the Israeli military equipped with riot gear fired tear gas canisters, rubber bullets, and percussion grenades at unarmed and nonviolent Palestinian protesters.

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