Baton Rouge ... the year is 2016
by Tom Sullivan
Remember when In the year 2016... would have introduced filmgoers to a dystopian future? Welcome to it.
Following the Alton Sterling shooting last week, some truly iconic images are coming out of the Baton Rouge protests you need to see.
The image below by photographer Jonathan Bachman is already being hailed as "legendary." A protester blocking the highway in front of Baton Rouge Police Headquarters is arrested by State Police.
Powerful image of protester being detained near HQ of the Baton Rouge PD. via @reuters https://t.co/VVBnwixzqp pic.twitter.com/sM4QndNlfb— Jim Roberts (@nycjim) July 10, 2016
Activist @deray arrested in Baton Rouge; police use smoke bombs to clear protesters in Minn. https://t.co/9s4RDwzRgE pic.twitter.com/fEmaYLaKvV— Chicago Tribune (@chicagotribune) July 10, 2016
Baton Rouge is not having it...wow😧 pic.twitter.com/U1KcC6tIn8— logizzle (@iRUNx_LA) July 10, 2016