>> A shocking video making the rounds in China, showing a policeman throwing a woman and child to the ground, sparking a torrent of criticism online. The footage shows bystanders rushing in to help the toddler, after she was slammed into the pavement. Shanghai police say the woman had parked illegally, and instead of cooperating, she shoved the officer and ignored his warnings.
Though they also say the officer, quote, overreacted and is being punished. Critics have long accused China's police of trampling on human rights, although some observer say the mother was partly to blame. One social user media writing quote, I feel sorry for the child, but not the women.