Tag Archives: police brutality

  1. How Does It Ever Get Better?

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    10/13/2016 by syrbal-labrys

    A good while back, about three blogging platforms ago; I said I was very worried about the direction of policing …
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  2. I’m Just Going To Leave This Here…

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    09/27/2016 by syrbal-labrys

    It’s all “Second Amendment, USA, USA!” until the hand holding the gun is black, isn’t it? And yet, America is …
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  3. Voices In the Dark

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    09/26/2016 by syrbal-labrys

    Lately, my mind has been playing songs to me — not just the casual earworms, you understand; no, it has …
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  4. Empathy or Apathy? Wherein I Become Angrily Offensive….

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    09/23/2016 by syrbal-labrys

    I live in an open carry state — similar, in that fashion, to North Carolina.  I am white, my grown …
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  5. Disturbed, My Record Sticks

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    07/23/2016 by syrbal-labrys

    “All lives matter.” Yep, that is what the angry white guy on the news was screaming, very recently.  You know, …
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  6. Ashamed, Angry, and White

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    07/11/2016 by syrbal-labrys

    I live in the Pacific Northwest. I used to shop, often, in Seattle. After the WTO debacle there, when the …
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  7. Routines of Ruin

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    07/08/2016 by syrbal-labrys

    I sometimes wonder, as I apparently transform into a soft-brained old woman, how people go to work and school.  I’ve …
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  8. Dear President Obama…

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    12/10/2014 by syrbal-labrys

    …and also any white person, who says, like the doughy woman on the news “Can’t we just move ON now, …
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  9. Fear — Not All There Is TO Fear, Mr. Obama

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    12/08/2014 by syrbal-labrys

    My youngest son, blessedly home with us again, did two tours in Afghanistan.  I was in a sort of parental …
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  10. There Is A Song In My Head

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    12/05/2014 by syrbal-labrys

    I am finding the daily news more of a trial than usual, possibly because so many men in police uniform …
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  11. Thorns In the Season —What Is The Reason, Again?

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    12/04/2014 by syrbal-labrys

    So, even with a medical examiner calling it homicide and video showing the man being throttled to death, another white …
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  12. Not Done Yet

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    11/27/2014 by syrbal-labrys

    …trying to find a way to articulate the fear, loathing, and frustration over more and more shootings at police hands …
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  13. Writing on the Wall?

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    11/26/2014 by syrbal-labrys

    I continue to mourn for my nation.  Like that white guy on the tarot card at left, we are stabbing …
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