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    No. The protesters were cleared out 45 minutes...

    No. The protesters were cleared out 45 minutes beflre the curfew.
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    A member of the church's clergy is reporting that...

    A member of the church's clergy is reporting that the gassing began at 6:15 which is well before the curfew started. But again, this appears to reference local police as opposed to SS.
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    The Episcopal Church is generally considered well...

    The Episcopal Church is generally considered well left of center so those statements shouldn't catch anybody off guard.
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    I was sort of conflating a discussion from...

    I was sort of conflating a discussion from another website with this one. Over there, the discussion was more along the lines of requiring all phones contain the tracing app and quarantining those in...
  5. Given that every month this year has seemingly...

    Given that every month this year has seemingly had an entire history textbook's worth of events happen, who knows what the landscape will look like in... wow... only five months?
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    My concern about contact tracing isn't that it...

    My concern about contact tracing isn't that it will lead to government mandated quarantines. I don't think that would ultimately fly in this country. It's that employers would be informed that so and...
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    I don't support capital punishment for non...

    I don't support capital punishment for non capital crimes.
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    Texas v. Johnson was a 1989 Supreme Court case...

    Texas v. Johnson was a 1989 Supreme Court case that held that flag burning is constitutionally protected speech, so Trump is incorrect that the government would back such a state up.

    It was only a...
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    I know there's a legal debate over it but I think...

    I know there's a legal debate over it but I think it would be risky to run him knowing legal complications could follow.

    I was glad that when John McCain ran in 2008, both sides more or less...
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    Reportedly a number of police officers in various...

    Reportedly a number of police officers in various cities are kneeling/marching in front of news cameras then turning on the tear gas once the media leaves.
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    The Daniel Shaver story was hotly debated here on...

    The Daniel Shaver story was hotly debated here on TWeb, as was the mentally ill man in California whose name I can't remember.
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    Polls do show that he's viewed more positively...

    Polls do show that he's viewed more positively than negative by the US population and he is obviously respected by the black community. He seems like the obvious choice for this specific scenario....
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    Obama may be the man for the task.

    Obama may be the man for the task.
  14. I don't think that's a fair representation of the...

    I don't think that's a fair representation of the heroes who do sidewalk counseling at abortion clinics.
  15. There were recorded incidences of police driving...

    There were recorded incidences of police driving down the street indiscriminately spraying tear gas at peaceful protesters.
  16. A lawyer friend of mine personally believes that...

    A lawyer friend of mine personally believes that first degree murder was warranted. However, she agrees with the decision to pursue third degree because it's nearly impossible to convince a jury to...
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    I heard somebody got arrested for going into a...

    I heard somebody got arrested for going into a grocery store and coughing on all the produce.

    Coronavirus or not, that's still gross.
  18. They did, but they haven't let up since.

    They did, but they haven't let up since.
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    Robert Morey... the guy who suggested nuking...

    Robert Morey... the guy who suggested nuking Mecca, right?

    Shortly before he died, he showed up in one of my online theology Facebook groups, using profanity and making physical threats against...
  20. The article does go on to suggest that the...

    The article does go on to suggest that the technique as it was taught should only have been used long enough to subdue the suspect, yes.
  21. I am 99% sure I am immune to it in light of...

    I am 99% sure I am immune to it in light of antibody tests from somebody else in my family who was sick at the same time I was. But I would just as soon not end up having my picture all over Nextdoor...
  22. Not anymore, anyway. ...

    Not anymore, anyway.



    https://www.startribune.com/law-enforcement-experts-denounce-minneapolis-police-use-of-force-in-george-floyd-s-death/570787132/
  23. *Update; he's been charged with murder, not just...

    *Update; he's been charged with murder, not just manslaughter.
    https://www.cnn.com/2020/05/29/us/minneapolis-george-floyd-friday/index.html
  24. That's the thing. People are rioting over...

    That's the thing. People are rioting over "nothing being done", but all four officers were fired even without an investigation, the guy's been arrested... what more do they want? Putting every police...
  25. I'm shocked by how many normally sober minded...

    I'm shocked by how many normally sober minded people I know of who are justifying violence in this case. I've seen a lot of reference to Malcolm X's strategies (one from a black co worker who is...
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