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Election 2008: Black Panthers offer “security” at Philadelphia Polling Place. Police escort them away.

November 4, 2008

White kid with cell phone camera meets 2 Black Panthers who are voluntarily conducting “security” operations at a Philadelphia voting poll. One of the Black Panthers has a club, or cane, in his hand. Hilarity does not ensue. Police are called to escort Panthers away from polling entrance.

Initial confrontation.

Police arrive on the scene.

Post confrontation news report.