2016 – Days after shooting black therapist Charles Kinsey and handcuffing him as he lay bleeding on the ground, police in North Miami, Florida, claim officer was aiming for Dr. Kinsey’s unarmed autistic patient.July 21st
But here’s an image that we’ve not yet seen:
I considered using this inspiring image for the heading of this post. But, due to the danger of this moment and the next 183 days until January 20, 2021 and the next presidential inauguration, I chose an image which is cited and explained below.
A video summary from Monday the 20th showing what happened in Portland over this past weekend:
For more about Chris Davis, the 53 year-old Navy vet seen being hit by batons and sprayed with tear gas, visit this link from a local Portland TV station.
And this article, posted on Monday evening, was updated ninety minutes ago with more information about federal agents being sent to Chicago:
Two things about this dangerous and unconstitutional situation (the source linked to here is “Forbes” -which is not known as a progressive publication.)
First, military-looking personnel without designating identification, pulling peaceful protestors off of the street and whisking them away in unmarked vehicles is a tactic which we’ve seen used in countries like El Salvador and other places where the repressive government sought to violently squelch dissent.
This is not supposed to happen in the U.S.A. as the POTUS cannot violate constitutional and civil rights.
Second, in 2007 (eleven years before the election of POTUS#45) Naomi Wolf published a small, non-fiction book entitled “The End of America: Letter of Warning to a Young Patriot”
In this book, she describes the ten things that political leaders do as they move a nation away from freedom and democracy to oppression and fascism: