Well, yes. This IS America.
(US Army attacks homeless veterans protesting in Washington, DC in 1932)
1960s Birmingham, Alabama
1970 attack on unarmed student protesters at Kent State University
Police action at peaceful UC Davis Occupy protest
Let’s not pretend like the police actions taken this week are anything new. It’s just the most recent manifestation of a problem America has had for a very long time.
Either she didn’t research (most likely) or didn’t care, either way…a shitstorm is brewing
laverne cox read a letter from a woman who was “convicted for the rape, murder and abuse of the corpse of thirteen-year-old Ebony Nicole Williams” [link: TW misgendering/transphobia]
the number of times i think “i don’t care” while people are talking to me is really getting out of hand