DOJ Assisted Anti-Zimmerman Protests

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Photo of a Miami ‘Justice for Trayvon’ rally

I posted this next story once before when Judicial Watch made note of it, but it bears repeating because Judicial Watch has recently secured the proof through FOIA requests. The story is this – Eric Holder’s DOJ helped organize protests against George Zimmerman. For their efforts, the DOJ was credited with the success of the protests by the protesters themselves.

This is sick!

Daily Caller

…A division of the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) was deployed to Sanford, Florida in 2012 to provide assistance for anti-George Zimmerman protests, including a rally headlined by activist Al Sharpton, according to newly released documents.

The Community Relations Service (CRS), a unit of DOJ, reported expenses related to its deployment in Sanford to help manage protests between March and April 2012, according to documents obtained by the watchdog group Judicial Watch.

CRS spent $674.14 between March 25-27 related to having been “deployed to Sanford, FL, to work marches, demonstrations, and rallies related to the shooting and death of an African-American teen by a neighborhood watch captain.” CRS spent another $1,142.84 for the same purpose between March 25-28…

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Congratulations to our partners, Thomas Battles, Regional Director, and Mildred De Robles, Miami-Dade Coordinator and their co-workers at the U.S. Department of Justice Community Relations Service for their outstanding and ongoing efforts to reduce tensions and build bridges of understanding and respect in Sanford, Florida,” wrote Amy Carswell, Miami-Dade County Community Relations Board Program Officer, in an April 16 email.

“Thank you Partner. You did lots of stuff behind the scene to make Miami a success. We will continue to work together,” DOJ official Thomas Battles wrote in reply to Carswell…read the full story at the Daily Caller

Obama is not a uniter – he’s a divider. He would be fine with race riots though I am not entirely sure why.

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