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“If an officer beats you in the middle of Portland, and no one is there to see it, did it happen?”

Laura Jedeed captures the frenetic pace of demonstrations playing out in Portland. She follows a protester after police broke her nose and snapped her wrist. The Portland Police Bureau didn’t document the incident, nor was it captured on video. Is accountability possible?




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