Forum Post: How News Is Made: LA Times Worked With LAPD To Create, Lie About OccupyLA’s Nonexistent Lice Infestation
Posted 3 years ago on Jan. 12, 2012, 1:52 a.m. EST by philosophersstoned
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“There are obvious sanitation, vermin and public-health problems that come with an impromptu encampment in an urban zone,” said their editorial, urging Occupy LA’s removal. On Nov. 18, the Times editorial staff went a little further by reporting that “lice have been a problem” at the encampment. However, there exists no health dept. report of lice at Occupy LA.