Category Archives: Cops Behaving Badly

What’s happening in BC, and why the trains aren’t moving

First, a little item from CBC: Marc Garneau says “the system is working”, but anyone who’s living alongside a railway where the trains are stalled on the rails (and there are two of those trains out behind my own house … Continue reading

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Compare and contrast: What a difference two days make!

Case in point: The Man Who Would Be (but isn’t and never will be) President of Venezuela: October 23: “While president Sebastian Piñera works to maintain and strengthen the economy of Chile, a group financed by [Venezuelan president Nicolás] Maduro … Continue reading

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Cops Behaving Badly: Reality check on Aisle 1!

I love how this city council member is all like “Thank you for your service…thank you for your service…thank you for your service…BUT NOT YOU, RACIST COP WHO WRONGFULLY ARRESTED ME!” If that’s not sweet karma, I don’t know what … Continue reading

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Cops Behaving Badly: When FUX Snooze fux up

“Oh, here’s Gerard”…who probably wishes he hadn’t raised his hand, because now he’s got to stand up in front of the whole room for the most pathetic show-and-tell time ever. And because the cool kids are gonna make fun of … Continue reading

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Sandra Bland’s racist arrest, exposed at long last (no thanks to the media)

Hey! Remember this story? Where a racist cop claimed he “feared for his safety” when he arrested a harmless woman for driving while black? And he got off easy for it? Well, the video from her cellphone has finally come … Continue reading

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Right-wing thugs run amuck, NYPD looks the other way

…and of course, FUX Snooze — which never met a fascist it couldn’t hug — deliberately misreports it all: Sam Seder provides some helpful context and backgrounder to last weekend’s peebee swarm-attack on random people in New York. And makes … Continue reading

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Cops Behaving Badly: The smearing of Botham Jean

Bad enough that Amber Guyger — a white police officer — shot an unarmed man to death in his own apartment, which was one floor up from hers. Worse that her story keeps changing. But this is surely the lowest, … Continue reading

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Cops Behaving Badly: Toronto Police’s Nazi Nürnberg moment

Pedant alert: Should read “Die Übermenschen”. The definite article in German is not only singular/plural, but also gendered — masculine, feminine or neuter — and also subject to declension. This concludes today’s free German lesson. (Also, these are not actual … Continue reading

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DC Metro wastes taxpayer dollars to coddle white supremacists

Ahem. Before we get on with this story, let Sister Rosetta remind you of glory: Ah, that was great. And now, the not-so-great: WASHINGTON — Metro closed down a gate at the Vienna station to the general public on Sunday … Continue reading

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Why did Omar Mateen shoot up the Pulse nightclub?

Cenk Uygur has the facts, and they’re not what we’ve been hearing all this time: And yes, he’s doing what all responsible journalists SHOULD do, which is retract the false parts of the story, and proceed to set the record … Continue reading

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