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madmusic Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Fri Sep-01-06 04:31 PM
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58. Oh, I get it.
She called the cops herself because she was so set on killing one that she would have chased one for blocks.

Or maybe she felt cornered by the cops like she felt trapped by her rapist and only needed some space.

Protester Shot with Rubber Bullets Shows Police Disconnect, Brutality

Jones Report | August 17, 2006

Elizabeth Ritter was shot four times with rubber bullets by police while she was protesting a Free Trade Summit in Miami, August 10.

This horrifying example truly shows the disconnect between police and the citizens they pose as protecting and serving.

These police actually laugh at their victims, in spite of news cameras and hundreds of witnesses of which they were certainly aware. Arrogant and unchecked power now threatens to be the norm for ever-increasing riot police.

They rule with faux violence and real threats (rubber bullets been known to cause death, in certain cases). Here, Ritter was even shot in the face in an archetypal showdown with goons dressed in black 'storm trooper' uniforms, over-armed to handle a peaceful protest.

They shoot at a business woman repeatedly, even after seeing blood drip from her body. Somewhere, behind a disconnected, under-informed and wrongly influenced "peaceful" force, these instruments of terror think they are protecting the populace rather than subjecting them to tyranny, all the more terrifying for being out in the open. (with a video link, watch it!)

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