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President Obama has said he’s eying New York City Police Commissioner Ray Kelly to replace Janet Napolitano as the head of Homeland Security. “Ray Kelly’s obviously done an extraordinary job in New York,” Obama told reporters. “I think Ray Kelly … Continue reading
UPDATE: Comments for this post have been closed. Over the past several days President Barack and Michelle Obama delivered commencement speeches at two historically black universities. At both they gave the same condescending lecture to Black students about dismissing racism … Continue reading
The worker who becomes a policeman in the service of the capitalist state, is a bourgeois cop, not a worker. Of late years, these policemen have had to do much more fighting with revolutionary workers than with Nazi students. Such training does not fail to leave its effects. And above all: every policeman knows that though governments may change, the police remains.
Leon Trotsky, Fascism: What it is and how to fight it