Saturday, October 11, 2014

On Police Violence

How Much Does Police Brutality Cost Taxpayers?:

...If you aren’t outraged by these injustices already, chances are there isn’t much else that’s going to set you over the edge, short of a massacre of children or an accidental no-knock raid on your home that kills your own dog or maims your own child.

If you cannot be bothered to care about the physical, emotional, and inhumane trauma inflicted upon your fellow citizens, maybe you will find motivation to care in the cold, calculable numbers. Not of lost life, but that police departments inflict upon the taxpayer–not in human dignity, abuse or surrender of freedom–but in dollars...

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