Olsen: Keep It Peaceful

Abby Zimet

Olsen and Tristan Anderson, who is suing Israeli authorities for his injury.


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Interview with Scott Olsen, the Iraq War veteran hit in the head at Occupy Oakland, who is now entirely lucid but still struggling with his speech. Even more poignantly, he has connected with Tristan Anderson, likewise injured by Israeli forces in 2009 but evidently not faring as well.

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