The streets of NYC were a blotted with Santa hats and frustrated political activists this weekend as the city seemed to burst at the seams with members of both SantaCon and the Millions March in protest of the situations surrounding Eric Garner and Michael Brown.
One group’s destiny: get drunk. The other’s: force the country to take a serious look at racial profiling and the laws protecting its citizen’s rights.
The mixture of the two proved to be less than ideal in this video in which several SantaCon-ners start yelling at the peaceful marchers walking down the street. The head “brah” starts making a case against Eric Garner, stating that everyone needs to “put your hands up, and that’s it. Listen to the officers.”
Much of the video is incomprehensible (as are the frat boy’s arguments,) but one thing’s clear, that these cheery Santas are trying desperately to stir the pot.
When SantaCon went up against the Millions March, things weren’t pretty. Check it out…