The Lede Blog: Police Fire Tear Gas At Protesters In Oakland, Calif.

The Lede Blog: Police Fire Tear Gas at Protesters in Oakland, Calif.

Police used tear gas on protesters at the Occupy Oakland movement on Tuesday, after clearing protesters from an area near city hall earlier in the day.

Senh: Tear gas? This is getting violent. It started out peaceful in New York. The protesters shouldn't have thrown rocks and water bottles at the police, though.

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