Posts Tagged ‘police brutality’

ZOMG Democracy!

By mike flugennockTuesday - January 26th, 2021Categories: 2020 Election, Health Care, Party Animals, Trumpism, coronavirus, elections, right wingnuts

We’re hitting a record for COVID-19 deaths, unemployment is sky-high, another wave of evictions is hitting, the fascists are still running wild, the police are still mass-murdering Black people, but yeah — let’s impeach Trump — and find some obtuse, other-worldly reason to blame Russia while we’re at it, because what the hell.

Cripes, how the hell does that even work? The guy’s been out of office for nearly a week. If the Senate votes to convict, how do they punish him — revoke his Secret Service protection? Sieze his Federal pension? Prohibit him from running for office again? The “spanking machine”?

MSNBC commentators and guests this past week have been blurting out the word “democracy” so often you could play a drinking game; meanwhile QAnon, Patriot Prayer, the Proud Boys and the rest aren’t just going to pack it in and go home because Trump’s been bounced out of the White House…

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Blue Lives Matter

By mike flugennockMonday - June 8th, 2020Categories: 2020 Election, Black Lives Matter, Party Animals, liberty

Has anyone else here noticed that almost all the major cities where horrific police atrocities are taking place are run by Democratic Party mayors?

Mind you, this is also the same party whose presumptive nominee wrote the draconian 1994 Crime Bill which imprisoned a generation of black youth, militarized the police, and which is the main reason this country is where it is today?

And I’m also still waiting for Noam Chomsky to take another whack at convincing me that I should “swallow hard” and support Joe Biden. Well, c’mon, bring it, ya doddering old fossil, ‘cos I’m standing here, man.

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The Other “Thin Line” Flag

By mike flugennockWednesday - January 1st, 2020Categories: Black Lives Matter, liberty

820 Americans were shot and killed by police in 2019. Happy New Year.

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