From Venezuela’s Disputed Election, one of 24 photos. Here, supporters of opposition leader Henrique Capriles face off against riot police as they demonstrated for a recount of the votes in Sunday’s election, in Caracas, Venezuela, on April 15, 2013. Hundreds of protesters clashed with police in the Venezuelan capital after Capriles called for demonstrations to demand a recount of votes from Sunday’s election to replace the late Hugo Chavez. (Reuters/Christian Veron)
HUNDREDS of protesters, huh? In the first 20 feet, maybe.
This is sadly typical of journalistic coverage of mass rallies, protests, and riots.