NYC is mirroring an offensive against street performers that started in, of all places, Las Vegas.
Early in 2014, Cops working the beat at Las Vegas’ Fremont Street Experience, started cracking down on their version of street performers with tactics, crafted by the city council, that local news cited, defied the law.
Cut and fade to, two Metro Las Vegas cops getting shot dead inside a stripmall eatery. The folks killing them, disgruntled street performers, a little reported fact.
Now police are cracking down on Times Square’s costumed performers.. Continue reading