US police 3 times as likely to use force against left-wing protesters, data finds

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From the Guardian:

Police in the United States are three times more likely to use force against left-wing protesters than rightwing protesters, according to new data from a nonprofit that monitors political violence around the world.
In the past 10 months, US law enforcement agencies have used teargas, pepper spray, rubber bullets, and beatings at a much higher percentage at Black Lives Matter demonstrations than at pro-Trump or other rightwing protests.
Law enforcement officers were also more likely to use force against leftwing demonstrators, whether the protests remained peaceful or not.

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