Category Archives: Police

GLEANINGS FROM THE PASSING SCENE … (Politically Uncorrected)

Numinous newsbits to nosh upon … The culture? Murder rates rose significantly in 25 of the largest U.S. cities in 2015. (Deadly!) U.K. hospitals are on the edge of collapse, per National Health Service chiefs. (A new budget cycle starting?) … Continue reading

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Tinfoil Headgear and a Simple Question …

Given: Russia: New statistics show sharp growth in the numbers of Russians living in poverty. China will lay off 5 to 6 million workers. So Russian has invaded Ukraine and intervened in Syria while China is grabbing and militarizing South China … Continue reading

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President Obama Wants His Attorney General To Be Your Chief Of Police

Depending upon your local or Federal locus, American police are a bulwark or an enemy. A war is being waged over who shall control them. The Founders set them under local control, a balance against potential national government tyranny. The … Continue reading

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New York City’s Two Dead Cops and Dissed Mayor Are A Distraction …

U.S. TV journalists obsession of the moment appears to be the murder of two cops in New York City. American journalists often seem to think that New York and Washington, D.C. together comprise the world. Never mind London, Paris, Berlin, … Continue reading

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Militarized Cops Are In Fashion! (Park Your Tank and We’ll Talk)

The Militarization  of police is attracting attention in the U.S, most of it disapproving. On a larger scale, Japan is moving away from its post World War II abjurement of military force outside of defending its archipelago. Both instances involve a … Continue reading

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Michael Brown Replaces Trayvon Marin As The Show Goes On

Trayvon Martin is dead, buried and wrung dry; Michael Brown is in play in Martin’s role as understudy. A succession of dead blacks is needed to keep life in the client relationship between blacks and the political Left and to … Continue reading

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When Government SWATs the Citizens…

A SWAT team sent by local police just killed a 107-year-old man in his bedroom, basically, for refusing to obey police orders. The police apparently escalated a routine home disturbance call into an armed and armored military style raid on … Continue reading

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