Internationally Speaking

tefpoedresseduphypocriteMichael Brown’s parents, along with other geopolitical/criminological experts like Tef-Poe (is that a cardigan?), are currently attending meetings in Geneva, Switzerland in reference to supposed American Police abuses. In honor of their noble efforts, I thought I would help give them an international perspective with which to frame their arguments. While decrying the militarization of the police and in particular the militarization of American riot police, I thought it would also be wise to bring up a number of other more progressive countries with police forces who have engaged in actions in recent history which may have been forgotten. Forgive my following attempt at humor: Continue reading