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Two fucks we need to know about

From Harper’s Weekly Review: …the Associated Press obtained an audio recording in which a Louisiana state trooper involved in the death of a black man said, “I beat the ever-living fuck out of him”; and CNN released a secretly recorded … Continue reading

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I once went out with a cop

A number of years ago I went out a couple of times with a cop. He was an unusual guy to be a sergeant in the NYPD. He had not only a college degree but an MA. He was a … Continue reading

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Cops versus Americans over the last few weeks

From Harper’s Weekly Review, a reminder that the “carnage,” the “violence” in our streets over the past couple of weeks has been from the police, not the rest of us: During last week’s protests across the United States, police officers … Continue reading

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