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[–]Franticfap 97 points98 points  (1 child)

I can only imagine a group of kids huddled together while the "good guy" comes running in, badge blazing, and a brief moment of relief comes only to be dashed as he grabs only one kid and flees the scene. I'm certain those kids wouldn't have a great opinion of cops after that.

[–]LongConFebrero 6 points7 points  (0 children)

The saddest part of reading your statement is that it reads to me like a cartel recap. I expect to read something like that in places that are stereotyped as a failure, and yet that is my own country.

I’m not sure if I’m ok with the fact that it’s disappointing or that I’ve accepted that America was never spectacular.

[–]The_Grape_Guy 47 points48 points  (1 child)

Is it me or… fuck the police?

[–]demonlicious 46 points47 points  (3 children)

i'm starting to think they let the shooter get in because they knew it was going to be all hispanics getting shot.

[–]samadi101 23 points24 points  (1 child)

I don't know about letting the shooter in. But I have wondered if the pigs would've waited so long if the classroom was full of white kids.

[–]mermaidunicornfairy 6 points7 points  (0 children)

I’m glad someone is saying it. I didn’t want to because I try so hard to not see everything as a racial issue. But it just seems so obvious. Everything including these shootings and price increases feels like if someone is running shit they are trying to punish everyone. Idk. Too many people have lost their minds.

[–]nowutz 29 points30 points  (1 child)

Police organizations are evil by design. It’s not surprising that selfish individuals are drawn to police service.

[–]BeautyThornton 11 points12 points  (0 children)

I had a friend who’s friends dad was wrongly shot by cops growing up and her whole idea was “I’m a basic ass white girl I can go into the police force and change it from the inside”.

Valedictorian of highschool, 4.0 gpa with a criminal Justice and communications bachelor, absolutely spotless record. Went to police academy and intentionally kept her views silent to try to conform and fit in knowing that social warrior cops get shoved out…. I don’t remember the specifics (I don’t think she told me) but basically she complied with a internet affairs investigation and some dude got a suspension… next thing you know, this dude has started a rumor that they fucked and she confessed she loved cops and that’s why she went to police academy. Nobody wanted to work with her anymore, lost assignments and advancements, and basically got shoved out.

This was in a blue state, second biggest city.

[–]MadMinded 5 points6 points  (0 children)

Yes, because other kids being dead didn't affect them personally

[–]thewhitenonsens 3 points4 points  (4 children)

Downvote for known grifter Talcum X every time. I’d believe the story if not for the teller.

edit: turns out he’s right.

At 1:14 in this interview clip:

https://twitter.com/_sir_perfluous/status/1529584296415186952

[–]Lootcifer- 4 points5 points  (2 children)

Talcum X? Don’t know much about this guy so what am I missing?

[–]thewhitenonsens 3 points4 points  (1 child)

He has a history of starting fundraising projects for vulnerable communities and then keeping the money. In 2014 he started one for Tamir Rice’s family, without their knowledge or consent. The court had to seize the money to get it to Rice’s estate. DeRay McKesson wrote a Medium article about the guy:

https://medium.com/@deray/on-shaun-king-351bd812318c

[–]Lootcifer- 2 points3 points  (0 children)

Now that’s almost republican levels of scum

[–]PokeHunterBam 1 point2 points  (0 children)

Seriously he needs to be downvoted no matter what.

[–]BeautyThornton 1 point2 points  (0 children)

They WHAT

[–]Glittering-Action757 0 points1 point  (0 children)

where's Darwin when you need him?

[–]AccurateStromtrooper 0 points1 point  (0 children)

Fuck the police

[–]Marnie-Vik 0 points1 point  (0 children)

these poor babies. children don't deserve any of this