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Members of LAPD Captain Hynes' "Red" squad throwing a woman in the back of a car during an attempted political meeting at the Plaza on June 28, 1932. William Foster, the Communist political candidate for U.S. President at the time, had legally tried to get a permit to speak at the Plaza, but had been denied. Frustrated by the lack of cooperation, he announced that he would be there anyway at noon. The picture tells the rest of the story. (LAPL: 00039797) Bizarre Los Angeles

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