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75 year-old man clubbed, arrested during protest at Bohemian Grove

75 yearold man clubbed arrested during protest at Bohemian Grove
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Doug Millar, 75, is grabbed and clubbed by Sonoma Country Sheriff deputies at the entrance to Bohemian Grove during a protest.
75 yearold man clubbed arrested during protest at Bohemian Grove
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Doug Millar, 75, on a Occupy Bohemian Grove march to the entrance of the secretive gathering. Also members of the Occupy Santa Rosa marching band and the Hubbub Club.
75 yearold man clubbed arrested during protest at Bohemian Grove
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Doug Millar, 75, with his flyers near the entrance to Bohemian Grove. Sonoma Country Sheriff deputies stand behind him. He would later be arrested.
75 yearold man clubbed arrested during protest at Bohemian Grove
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A Sonoma Country Sheriff deputy uses his baton on Doug Millar, 75, at the entrance to the Bohemian Grove.
75 yearold man clubbed arrested during protest at Bohemian Grove
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A Sonoma Country Sheriff deputy uses his baton on Doug Millar, 75, at the entrance to the Bohemian Grove. Even though they had plenty of zip ties, he was later cuffed with metal handcuffs.
75 yearold man clubbed arrested during protest at Bohemian Grove
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A Sonoma Country Sheriff deputy at the entrance to the Bohemian Grove holds a 'less than lethal' weapon as Doug Millar, 75, is arrested and put in metal handcuffs behind him.
75 yearold man clubbed arrested during protest at Bohemian Grove
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Doug Millar, 75, is arrested and led away in metal handcuffs by a Sonoma Country Sheriff deputy near the entrance to the Bohemian Grove.
75 yearold man clubbed arrested during protest at Bohemian Grove
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Nancy Mancias of Code Pink holds up a small 'I love the 99%' banner near the entrance to Bohemian Grove.
75 yearold man clubbed arrested during protest at Bohemian Grove
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A man holds a 'Stop Perverting Egyptian Ritual' sign near the entrance to Bohemian Grove. The opening Cremation of Care ritual was scheduled to take place later that evening.
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Alex Shore who worked at Bohemian Grove for 11 years uses a megaphone to talk about her experience to Occupy Bohemian Grove near the entrance to the Grove.
75 yearold man clubbed arrested during protest at Bohemian Grove
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Brian William Hall wearing an 'I am Conspiracy Guy' shirt speaks near the entrance to Bohemian Grove. He has produced the annual Conspiracy Con since 2001.
75 yearold man clubbed arrested during protest at Bohemian Grove
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An 'Occupy Bohemian Grove Monte Rio, CA' sign.
75 yearold man clubbed arrested during protest at Bohemian Grove
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Members of the Hubbub Club and the Occupy Santa Rosa Marching Band march to the the entrance of the Bohemian Grove.
75 yearold man clubbed arrested during protest at Bohemian Grove
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An Occupy Bohemian Grove 'Strengthen Care Don't cremate it' sign near the entrance to the Grove. The Cremation of Care ritual was scheduled to take place later that evening.
75 yearold man clubbed arrested during protest at Bohemian Grove
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A 'Corporations are not people' sign near the entrance to Bohemian Grove.
75 yearold man clubbed arrested during protest at Bohemian Grove
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Sonoma County Sheriff Deputy Peccorini wears a riot helmet while guarding the entrance to Bohemian Grove during an Occupy Bohemian Grove protest.
75 yearold man clubbed arrested during protest at Bohemian Grove
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Female employees of the Bohemian Grove enter between Sonoma Country Sheriff Deputies Peccorini and Mittenthal. The Bohemian Club doesn't accept women as members and only began hiring women as employees after being sued for discrimination.
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Pages from Mark Dice's copy of the Bohemian Grove Annals (year book) show Richard Nixon and Art Linkletter, Nixon giving a Lakeside Talk, Walter Chronkite, and Gerald Ford giving a Lakeside Talk.
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A man takes a photo of Mark Dice's copy of the Bohemian Grove Annals (year book) during a protest near the entrance to the Grove.
75 yearold man clubbed arrested during protest at Bohemian Grove
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Pages from Mark Dice's copy of the Bohemian Grove Annals (year book) show George W and George Herbert Walker Bush giving a Lakeside Talk, Newt Gingrich giving a Lakeside Talk, and San Francisco Chronicle cartoonist Phil Frank giving a Museum Talk.
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Employees of the Bohemian Grove walk through the protest. The Bohemian Club doesn't accept women as members and only began hiring women as employees after being sued for discrimination.
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What look like members of the Bohemian Grove walk through the protest.
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What look like members of the Bohemian Grove and employees (in red) walk through the protest.
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A Sonoma County Sheriff holds a 'less than lethal' weapon. On the right are two men working as Bohemian Grove Security.
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Three men working as Bohemian Grove Security during a protest near the entrance to the Grove.
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After a day of speeches and music, Occupy Bohemian Grove marched to the entrance of Bohemian Grove were 2-3,000 wealthy men have gathered every summer for 133 years. Doug Millar, 75, was clubbed by Sonoma Country Sheriffs and arrested.

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