", This article is about the actor. In June 2015, he stated in an interview with The Daily Beast that "when you talk about drones, the American Empire, the NSA, civil liberties, attacks on journalism and whistleblowers, (Obama) is as bad or worse than Bush".  However, he later scolded the publication for misquoting him in order to make an interesting headline.. Let’s go! Some protestors attacked police; multiple arrests made. FilmLA Says 17 Movies, TV Series & Reality Shows Are Shooting On Location Or Recently Wrapped In L.A. Los Angeles Dodgers Headed To The World Series, Beat Atlanta Braves 4-3, Kanye West Responds To SNL Sketch, Claims Show Uses Black People “To Hold Other Black People Back”, Unemployment: Two Sides Inch Closer On Relief Compromise, Set Monday Deadline, Channing Dungey Confirmed As Warner Bros Television Group Chairman; Will Succeed Peter Roth, Commission Will Mute Mics For Thursday Debate; Trump Team Protests Topics; More, FX And ‘Old Man’ Producers React To Lymphoma Diagnosis; Oscar Winner Says Prognosis “Good”, NY State Unveils Cinema Safety Guidelines For Friday Reopening; AMC Sets 25 Locations.  The book is mainly a transcript of the conversation between Snowden, Roy, and Cusack, with a selection of relevant photos and illustrations as well as a detailed list of references.  One tweet read, "Bombing people who can't escape not [sic] defense - does not mean one supports Hamas means to be against murder as solution to political problem".
Young woman smashing shit up – now pic.twitter.com/mGyAR8wxTu, Whole Foods being looted – now pic.twitter.com/pVvSuifdTm, The drama is blocking off entrance to trump tower/ they know it will be attacked – and it would @palirose48: I can’t believe CPD lifted the Chicago bridge so protestors don’t cross over pic.twitter.com/vpViSzZPbz”, After Cusack saw that the Chicago Bridge being lifted so protestors wouldn’t be able to cross over he tweeted, “From what I’ve seen seem – with the exception of the rush to stop [the] mayhem in front of Trump’s s***hole tower – and some pepper spray that hit us- Chicago PD – is not escalating compared to other cities – the protesters are furious -Just reporting what I have personally seen today – I obviously don’t have a full picture.”, Extremely dicey situation on Kinzie right now. Subscribe to Deadline Breaking News Alerts and keep your inbox happy. Getty https://www.yahoo.com/entertainment/might-too-far-125521781.html Cusack endorsed Senator Bernie Sanders in his 2016 and 2020 presidential bids. Get the f*** out of here, now!” In response, Cusack says, “Alright, I’m going!”, Cusack was not injured in the scuffle. In Roland Emmerich's disaster film 2012 (2009), he played a struggling novelist who attempts to survive the apocalypse and save mankind. Early life. He made his breakout role in Rob Reiner's The Sure Thing (1985). The video posted by Cusack doesn’t show the incident, but audio from it indicates he’s angrily advised to move along by an unknown assailant. He voiced his opposition to the war in Iraq and the Bush administration, calling the Bush administration's worldview "depressing, corrupt, unlawful, and tragically absurd".
Ahhm [here’s] the audio.”, Cops didn’t like me filming the burning car so they came at me with batons. Cusack played a con artist in Stephen Frears' 1990 neo-noir film The Grifters.  This meeting was converted into a book co-authored with Roy titled Things That Can and Cannot Be Said.
In 2015, Cusack, Daniel Ellsberg and Arundhati Roy met Edward Snowden, a fugitive from the US because of his leaks of classified information, at a Moscow hotel room.
John Paul Cusack (/ˈkjuːsæk/; born June 28, 1966) is an American actor, producer, screenwriter and activist. Cusack has been sharing personal videos on Twitter of the Windy City getting ripped apart by violence. He called Hollywood, "a whorehouse and people go mad. Ahhm here’s the audio pic.twitter.com/tfaOoVCw5v”, In the Say Anything star’s video, which was posted at 10:46 p.m. local time, police can be heard yelling, “Get out of here! Cusack wrote on Twitter: “Cops didn’t like me filming the burning car so they came at me with batons. , Cusack criticized the Obama administration for its drone policy in the Middle East and its support of the National Defense Authorization Act, and became one of the initial supporters of the Freedom of the Press Foundation in 2012.  In the tweet, Cusack added the words "Follow the money". He began acting in films during the 1980s and has since starred in more than 85 films, including The Sure Thing (1985), Better Off Dead (1985), Say Anything... (1989), Bullets over Broadway (1994), Grosse Pointe Blank (1997), Being John Malkovich (1999), High Fidelity (2000), 1408 (2007), Igor (2008), 2012 (2009), The Raven (2012) and Love & Mercy (2014). After establishing New Crime Productions, Cusack co-wrote the screenplay for and starred in George Armitage's crime film Grosse Pointe Blank (1997), in which he played an assassin who goes to his 10-year high school reunion to win back his high school sweetheart. I’ve watched as protesters hurled not just words or projectiles at our police department, but bottles of water, urine, and lord knows what else. He added, “Would be very surprised if this is a one or two day event,” Cusack wrote. The harrowing scene in Chicago was not unique to the Windy City.  The quote is in reality a comment by the white supremacist and neo-Nazi Kevin Alfred Strom.
We want to hear from you! He began training under Urquidez in preparation for his role in Say Anything... and holds the rank of a level six black belt in Urquidez's Ukidokan Kickboxing system. WATCH: Adult National Guard Members in Atlanta Mistaken for Kids in Social Media Posts. However, Cusack ignored the order to film a car burning in the streets. Cusack was born in 1966 in Evanston, Illinois.He was born into an Irish … Cusack, whose films include Better Off Dead, Say Anything, Being John … , In Spike Jonze's fantasy film Being John Malkovich (1999), Cusack played a puppeteer who finds a portal leading into the mind of the eponymous actor, John Malkovich. Send us a tip using our annonymous form. Let’s go! I saw protesters armed with shovels, bats, hammers, and metal pipes. Launch dates for broadcast, cable and streaming programs, Up-to-date lists for broadcast, cable and streaming series, Pandemic-proof vs. pandemic-contingent broadcast lineups, Signup for Breaking News Alerts & Newsletters, Get our latest storiesin the feed of your favorite networks. John Cusack posted on Twitter that he was attacked by Chicago police while filming the protests in that city. Actor John Cusack says police attacked his bike with batons on Saturday night as protests demanding justice following the death of George Floyd turned violent in Chicago. There’s then the sound of metal being slammed.
Powered by. Everyone is on edge things burning- open looting – magnificent mile- and all over.” He also shared videos of vandalism, a Whole Foods getting looted and a woman trying to smash a window. Hitting my bike. Cusack also said in a separate tweet that he had been hit by pepper spray while out.
On Saturday night, Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot issued a city-wide curfew from 9 p.m. to 6 a.m. until further notice.