Posts Tagged ‘riots’

The Image Arsenal covers (survives) volatile May Day protests and destruction in Seattle business district

All photos on this BLOG Post (c) Anthony Bolante/REUTERS, 2012 (SEATTLE)  May 1, 2012 – Conflict photojournalism isn’t something that I specifically seek-out in my visual reportage career.  I live and love adventure (as you all know) both at work and during my rare leisure time.   But over the years, it seems as if once every six months, […]


(SEATTLE) May 1, 2012 – May Day protestors turn violent and destroy numerous downtown Seattle storefronts

  Masked protestors use bats and wooden poles to destroy the glass storefront of an American Apparel store during May Day demonstrations that went violent in downtown Seattle on May 1, 2012. Several hundred demonstrators, including hundreds in black masks, hoods and armed with bats destroyed the windows of a Wells Fargo Bank, NikeTown and […]


The Image Arsenal covers the Bruins@Canucks NHL Stanley Cup playoff Game-7 riots in Vancouver, B.C.

(Vancouver, B. C.) June 15, 2011 –  On June 13, 2011 when the 2011 NHL season came down to one  game after the Boston Bruins tied the Vancouver Canucks in the NHL Stanley Cup playoff series at three games apiece,  the fire was started under the boiling cauldron that would  be the Vancouver, B.C.  riots that ensued […]


(VANCOUVER, BC) June 15, 2011 – Vancouver Police arrest rioters after Canucks lose deciding Game-7 of the Stanley Cup playoff to Boston Bruins

A  police officer speaks to a Vancouver Canucks fan being arrested  in downtown Vancouver, British Columbia during rioting after the Canucks lost the deciding Game-7 of the NHL Stanley Cup playoffs to the Boston Bruins on June 15, 2011.   Some of the crowd of more than 100,000 Canadian hockey fans in the street turned violent […]


(VANCOUVER, BC) June 15, 2011 – Police struggle to control rioting crowd after Vancouver Canucks lose to the Boston Bruins in the deciding Game-7 of the NHL Stanley Cup playoff

A Vancouver Police Officer waves a baton at a wild crowd as Canucks fans grew violent in Vancouver, British Columbia during rioting after the Canucks lost Game-7 of the Stanley Cup playoffs to the Boston Bruins on June 15, 2011. The crowd of more than 100,000 Canadian hockey fans turned violent after the game. REUTERS/Anthony […]


(VANCOUVER, BC) June 15, 2011 – Vancouver Canucks fans fight while rioting after their team’s loss to the Boston Bruins in the deciding Game-7 of the NHL Stanley Cup playoffs

Vancouver Canucks fans fight during rioting in downtown Vancouver, British Columbia after the Canucks lost Game-7 of the Stanley Cup playoffs to the Boston Bruins on June 15, 2011.   The crowd of more than 100,000 Canadian hockey fans turned violent after the game.  REUTERS/Anthony Bolante (CANADA)


(VANCOUVER, BC) June 15, 2011 – Vancouver Canucks fans riot their downtown after Game-7 Stanley Cup loss to the Boston Bruins

A Vancouver Canucks fan waves a Canadian and British Columbia flag in front of an overturned burning pickup truck in downtown Vancouver, British Columbia during rioting after the Canucks lost the deciding Game-7 of the NHL Stanley Cup playoffs to the Boston Bruins on June 15, 2011.   The crowd of more than 100,000 Canadian hockey fans […]


Hockey fan waves Canadian flags in front of burning car during Stanley Cup Game-7 riots in Vancouver, B.C.

Canucks fan waves flags in front of an overturned burning pickup truck in downtown Vancouver, British Columbia during rioting after the Canucks lost Game-7 of the Stanley Cup playoffs to the Boston Bruins

A Vancouver Canucks fan waves a Canadian and British Columbia flag in front of an overturned burning pickup truck in downtown Vancouver, British Columbia during rioting after the Canucks lost Game-7 of the Stanley Cup playoffs to the Boston Bruins on June 15, 2011. The crowd of more than 100,000 Canadian hockey fans turned violent […]