The guy on the ground is lucky these cops let him live.
Just in case you thought anything would be different just because the president has a "D" after his name.
All this in the shadow of a statue of a man who said this:
"The legitimate powers of government extend to such acts only as are injurious to others. It does me no injury for my neighbor to say there are twenty gods or no god. It neither picks my pocket nor breaks my leg."
"Dissent is the highest form of patriotism."
"All tyranny needs to gain a foothold is for people of good conscience to remain silent. "