When Cops Attack: Phillip Neel Describes Seattle SWAT Raid

by RT on July 13, 2012

First published by Kasama Project.

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Brian S. July 14, 2012 at 3:35 pm

An outrageous infringement of civil liberties. And a good response by Phil. Shades of McCarthyism and other unsavoury periods of US history.
I recall the forerunners of the Seattle SWAT (the TAC squad as they were) during one of the great unrecorded events of the 20th century – the invasion of the United States by Canadian anti-war activists in 1970 in respons to the US invasion of Cambodia:

They weren’t very nice people then, and I doubt they’ve improved with age.


Ismael July 22, 2012 at 5:48 pm

Meanwhile, in the communities of color that Neel mentioned:




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