“Brothers and sisters, sometimes you feel like you cant succeed and I’m here to tell you that you’re probably right. But if you stay strong everything will be alright.”—Margot & The Nuclear So and So’s
I get that everyone is upset by what happened at Occupy Oakland but i am REALLY sick of hearing everyone call officers pigs. As a family member of an officer who was shot and murdered last year, i take a lot of offense from these awful statements people are making. Yes, going overboard on a peaceful protest is wrong. Hold the men who gave those orders responsible. Just because someone has a badge does not mean they are the enemy. And yes, I know, there are some cops out there that are bad people…THAT’S THEM.! They are a bad person and their job did not do that. Just like some teachers can be awful, but not every one of them. I just want people to know that when they generalize an entire group, it makes them look ignorant. So please, just stop being so mean.
"This cop who pulled me over the other day was a complete ass." vs. "Cops are just pigs and I hate them"
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