Marine goes toe to toe with brutal NY Police

United States Marine Corps. Sgt. Shamar Thomasfrom Roosevelt, NY went toe to toe with the New York Police Department. An activist in the Occupy Wall Street movement, Thomas voiced his opinions of the NYPD police brutality that had and has been plaguing the Occupy movement. He delivered an impromptu speech in front of some NYPD officers, denouncing their crowd-control methods and police brutality. "This is not a war zone!" he yells at NYPD officers. "These are unarmed people." - A crowd eventually gathers around the marine, identified as Sergeant. Shamar Thomas, who served with the 3rd Light Armored Reconnaissance Battalion USMC in Iraq. Thomas, a New York native, then explains that his father served in Afghanistan, his mother served in Iraq and that he doesn't like seeing cops hurting the people he and his family fought to protect. - Thomas is a 24-year-old Marine Veteran (2 tours in Iraq), he currently plays amateur football and is in college. - Thomas comes from a long line of people who sacrifice for their country:


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