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seabeyond Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Nov-19-06 10:43 AM
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16. not our elected people. the citizens. i think you clearly know
Edited on Sun Nov-19-06 10:43 AM by seabeyond
what i am saying but want to firmly put on elected dems. they are the will of the people and there are too many people that wnat this type of protection from our police because they are so afraid they are willing to give up rights and protections thinking it will never touch them. this is what the people across the nation allow. in each community. step by step. over a decade or more
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  -why the hell does the police need to wear military uniforms no_to_war_economy  Nov-19-06 10:29 AM   #0 
  - "Why grandma what big teeth you have..." (nt)  originalpckelly   Nov-19-06 10:30 AM   #1 
  - The militarization of the police started under Nixon  Warpy   Nov-19-06 10:30 AM   #2 
  - In a word  LynnTheDem   Nov-19-06 10:31 AM   #3 
  - To desensitize the sheeple to the new world order. n/t  greyhound1966   Nov-19-06 10:31 AM   #4 
  - Exactly.  treestar   Nov-19-06 10:44 AM   #18 
     - I don't know, ever been to Phoenix or LA?  greyhound1966   Nov-19-06 12:10 PM   #29 
  - They want YOU to know who's in charge.  baldguy   Nov-19-06 10:33 AM   #5 
  - What do you think Democrats will do about this, now that they could? EOM  Nozebro   Nov-19-06 10:35 AM   #6 
  - we the people have allowed. that slippery slope everyone dismisses  seabeyond   Nov-19-06 10:38 AM   #9 
     - In other words, Democrats are as much to blame as the GOP, so they won't  Nozebro   Nov-19-06 10:41 AM   #13 
     - not our elected people. the citizens. i think you clearly know  seabeyond   Nov-19-06 10:43 AM   #16 
     - Which is why the MSM makes so much of every type of crime  treestar   Nov-19-06 10:45 AM   #19 
  - because it is fun to dress up and see the american people as the enemy  seabeyond   Nov-19-06 10:37 AM   #7 
  - In addition to being a sign of creeping fascism,  shrdlu   Nov-19-06 10:38 AM   #8 
  - police, military, secret police, death squads . . .  leftofthedial   Nov-19-06 10:39 AM   #10 
  - Oh, come on...  derby378   Nov-19-06 10:39 AM   #11 
  - Carrying gear  Pavulon   Nov-19-06 10:39 AM   #12 
  - The photo caption says "why"  MethuenProgressive   Nov-19-06 10:41 AM   #14 
  - No one said that. Just that they should look like cops, not  treestar   Nov-19-06 11:02 AM   #23 
     - SWAT teams dress like military for the same reasons the  igil   Nov-19-06 11:47 AM   #25 
        - SWAT teams generally wear all black  Sydnie   Nov-19-06 12:48 PM   #34 
  - And all of these  Jcrowley   Nov-19-06 10:42 AM   #15 
  - Do you want the real reason or the reason of some with active  Clark2008   Nov-19-06 10:44 AM   #17 
  - thank god for global warming...  pretzel4gore   Nov-19-06 10:47 AM   #20 
  - CAn anyone tell me if SWAT teams started out after the Viet Nam War?  hedgehog   Nov-19-06 10:49 AM   #21 
  - they love playing cops and robbers?  madrchsod   Nov-19-06 11:01 AM   #22 
  - Read Dress for Success...uniforms do matter  Solo_in_MD   Nov-19-06 11:05 AM   #24 
  - Donut-stain-removal tests have determined military uniforms are best.  Algorem   Nov-19-06 11:50 AM   #26 
  - So they can look really skeeeeery and macho.  Tierra_y_Libertad   Nov-19-06 11:52 AM   #27 
  - Because all police departments are paramilitary organizations  jmowreader   Nov-19-06 12:04 PM   #28 
  - So when the military takes over their jobs, we'll be used to seeing those uniforms.  Beelzebud   Nov-19-06 12:11 PM   #30 
  - I noticed that when I got my police equipment catalog this week  951-Riverside   Nov-19-06 12:14 PM   #31 
  - It dehumanizes the wearer...  MrPrax   Nov-19-06 12:36 PM   #32 
  - Joe Friday and Kojack didn't need that bullshit!  Hubert Flottz   Nov-19-06 12:46 PM   #33 

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