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Old 09-09-2019, 6:55 PM
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Default Harris Agrees With Salon Editor on Police: They ‘Just Harass & Take Up Space . . .

"Harris Agrees With Salon Editor on Police: They ‘Just Harass & Take Up Space In Poor Communities’
Democratic presidential candidate Sen. Kamala Harris (Calif.) acknowledged Salon's editor-at-large D. Watkins was "right" about police officers after he claimed they "they just harass and take up space in poor communities."

Harris's campaign released a 31-minute campaign video on Monday that included Harris speaking with black leaders about the U.S. criminal justice system. Near the beginning of the video, Watkins criticized police officers and their role in poor communities.

"We shouldn't have to acknowledge their trauma because they're paid to be there. We live in these places. Police officers have historically not been held accountable because they protect and serve the rich and then they just harass and take up space in poor communities," Watkins said. "I don't see any type of big shift happening with the one term because it's like a cultural thing."

"Right," Harris said while nodding her head . . . "
https://freebeacon.com/politics/harr...r-communities/

Commenter: "Fine, remove the police officers and let nature take it’s course; after which black “leaders” will complain and protest about how “their communities” are being left to rot and are under served."
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"Everybody knows, poor & minority neighborhoods are SUPPOSED to be crime-infested.
The people who live there LIKE it that way.
The po-po need to get on outta there. Nobody don’t want no po-leece protection no way.

In actual fact, having lived in such neighborhoods, Ive observed the law abiding people there are cowering behind barred doors & windows, forced to BEG for regular police patrols which would tamp down the blatant free-for-all criminal activity.

They’re lucky to get any response even when the bodies lay in the street.
This is because the cops are wary of exactly these type of accusations — that they are a racist, occupying army— by the criminal element and their activist allies.
Cops are continually placed in a damned-if-we-do-or-dont situation."
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she really is scum.
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I wish LEOs would stand up and quit giving these *******s protection on our dime.
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I wish LEOs would stand up and quit giving these *******s protection on our dime.
What?
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What?
LEOs provide protection at taxpayer expense for politicians. Since people like Harris believe they are the source of society's problems perhaps they should refuse providing their security services for them.
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LEOs provide protection at taxpayer expense for politicians. Since people like Harris believe they are the source of society's problems perhaps they should refuse providing their security services for them.
You think that’s something LEOs want to do?

Before you say, “they can refuse to take on that assignment....” bull, think about what would happen to you if you refused to do what your supervisors or managers told you to do?
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You think that’s something LEOs want to do?

Before you say, “they can refuse to take on that assignment....” bull, think about what would happen to you if you refused to do what your supervisors or managers told you to do?
Then their union should step up for them.
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LEO's provide protection to scumbags and saints alike every day. It's literally what we pay them to do.
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LEOs are paid to do and deal with what the majority of the population either don’t want to do or are too scared to do.
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But as a former prosecutor, something she throw's out every chance she get's, and is proud of despite her poor record, wasn't she part of the problem? She's pandering for support, partly because she has been caught in so many missteps about her background and ethnic makeup. Hell even her father called her out on being "African American".
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Harris was supposedly tough on crime. Now she wants to destroy the "racist criminal justice system"

Amazing.
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Well that helps explain why she was such a mediocre DA. Good God, where are all these Mental Midgets coming from?
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...and that's all I have to say about that.
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This thread is done.

Den60, you obviously didn't read the rules for this specialty forum located in the sticky near the top of the forum. These are in addition to the standard Calguns rules. Non leos can ask questions in a civil matter. They cannot come into the leo forum and tell leos what they should do (on any particular subject) in their opinion. The active and retired leos here and I'm one of the latter, do not want to read such stuff. My recommendation is to read the rules, follow them and enjoy the leo forum. The alternative is not being able to not only not post here, but not even see the leo forum. It won't exist for you. I would rather that not occur.

Personal attacks are not permitted. If there is a problem with a non leo poster please report it. If you wish, also send me a pm with the reason and a link to the thread. I will get to it as soon as I am able. Please remember, I'm dealing with some serious medical issues and also am facing a shoulder surgery. I am not on here every day, but when I am, I will respond to any pm I'm sent.

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