“Cops are just doing their job” always struck me as weird because it implies that somehow the fact that they are harassing, killing, and imprisoning people, enforcing institutional racism, and destroying communities is less morally reprehensible if they do it for money.
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A REASONED RESPONSE TO A WASHINGTON POST CALL FOR WAR WITH IRAN, by Chris Floyd - [and some well reasoned righteousness, at last...]
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I was going to write a careful, reasoned commentary on this article in the Washington Post — “War With Iran is Probably Our Best Option” — written by a highly respected fellow at the Foreign Policy Institute of Johns Hopkins University’s School of Advanced International Studies, Joshua Muravchik.
These types of post should come with a list of specifics so people can properly argue the point if it comes up in their personal life.
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There are currently 2.4 million people in American prisons. This number has