Politics 1 December 2010 Video: policeman punches student protester Clip from yesterday’s student protest clearly shows policeman punching a demonstrator. Sign up for our weekly email * Print HTML Yesterday was the third day of national student protests. This video shows a policeman punching a peaceful demonstrator as the crowd is pushed back. Hat-tip: Liberal Conspiracy › CommentPlus: pick of the papers Samira Shackle is a freelance journalist, who tweets @samirashackle. She was formerly a staff writer for the New Statesman. Subscribe More Related articles I represent a Leave constituency - but I want to delay triggering Brexit The SNP thinks it knows how to kill hard Brexit Supreme Court gives MPs a vote on Brexit – but who are the real winners?