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NYPD Officers Save Anti-Police Flag-Burners from Angry Bikers

July 02, 2015  | 

A group of flag-burning anti-NYPD protesters needed New York’s Finest to save their skin from a gang of angry bikers who tried to pummel them in a Brooklyn park for setting Old Glory ablaze Wednesday.

The fiery stunt by a few dozen members of the group Disarm the Police led to a chaotic scene at about 8 p.m. in Fort Greene Park, when the activists enraged 40 members of the Hallowed Sons Motorcycle Club by roasting the flag on a tiny barbecue grill, the New York Post reports.

“They took off like little b—hes,” said one biker. “They lit the f–king flag and took off running once they got slapped once or twice.”

The anarchists had announced on social media that they had planned to burn the flag in protest of NYPD policies, drawing a large group of flag-waving counterprotesters, including the bikers.

The protesters were shielded by the cops and escorted out of the park.

 


Comments (9)

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Jon Retired LEO @ 7/2/2015 1:13 PM

I think that if I had been the cops I would have pretended I didn't hear that call and just let the flag burners get thumped good and hard.

tedb @ 7/2/2015 1:32 PM

Let's hear it for the bikers! I'll bet there were quite a few chuckles from the NYPD guys after it was over, considering the irony of the situation.

USBP761R @ 7/2/2015 2:07 PM

How ironic! Let's hear it for the bikers.

kevCopAz @ 7/2/2015 2:42 PM

too bad the NYPD didn't pull a "Baltimore" and just take the "damage/assault" report after the incident. These types (Libs) want to handcuff the police so they should live with the result.

kevCopAz @ 7/2/2015 2:44 PM

We should have let the get what they deserve! A good healthy beating! They want the cops disarmed, what if they had gotten their wish and the cops were defenseless to help them? They are such fools.

Retired NY Boss @ 7/2/2015 5:14 PM

Irony!

UncleMike @ 7/2/2015 6:01 PM

IMHO if the anarchists want to burn our flag let them....
However they must first be wrapped in the same flag before it's ignited.

Bruce Monro @ 7/2/2015 8:57 PM

Just goesvto show you what the police will do to protect life and property,no matter the protester!

ssc1911 @ 7/3/2015 9:18 AM

Kudos to the biker group for standing up to the anarchists. If the anarchist want to Disarm the Police, let them move to country that has a police state, China, North Korea, Cuba etc., and see how they get treated for burning a flag or desecrating any state property or anything that is considered to be against the law.
The problem isn't the cops its the attitude of the public towards the cops and that needs to change which will be hard to do.

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