This post is about property destruction and police violence, examine from a different perspective than we normally think about it. To examine this issue from a different perspective, I would like you to imagine the following scenario. (Trigger warning: This scenario has some violent content in it.) The VN Scenario Imagine that you are living in… Continue reading About Property Destruction and Police Violence
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Are Criticisms of the George Floyd Protests Appropriate?
George Floyd is a 46 year old black man who recently died in an encounter with the police. In this encounter, a police officer knelt on his neck while Floyd, who was not resisting arrest (surveillance footage shows this), was lying face down on the ground. He repeatedly told the officers around him that he… Continue reading Are Criticisms of the George Floyd Protests Appropriate?