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In light of the recent teen boy fiasco, would you like another cop story for your #ACAB file? I have one! At one point in my cop career I was trying to get involved with an Internet Crimes Against Children task force. Family has history with CSA so it's a topic close to me. 1/?
Anyway, this task force uses techno wizardry to find abusive images of children online, trace who is trading them, and do raids and stuff. As part of looking into it, I shadowed a sex crimes detective for an afternoon as he followed up on cases. Depressing day! Awful day! 2/
At one point, we end up at a high school. A 15yo girl had sent lewds to her 15yo boyfriend, he sent them to his friends, and they got printed out and pasted around the school. Police were called, whole big thing. Because technically, that's child p* being distributed! 3/
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This is why we need to #ProtectBlackWomen on top of normalizing being #NeurodivergentWhileBlack. I feel like this is a prime example of #ApartmentBuildingAaron weaponizing the police as a threat. We all know #ACAB 💁🏾‍♀️ Image
“The issue is even more intense for Black women, who struggle against stereotypes and are seen as angry or threatening when we try to stand up for ourselves and our sisters. There’s not much room for passionate advocacy if you are a Black woman.”- Megan There Stallion 🙌🏾✊🏾 Image
Bruh, #ApartmentAaron threatened to call the cops on you for “trespassing,” got corrected by his boss, and still didn't apologize!? Told you to “stop crying” and be a “big girl”? Wtf? & how does one outgrow racism? 💁🏾‍♀️ #BlackWomensTearsMatter #IATPOS Image
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Miau. En Jalisco, se cumplen dos años de la represión de @EnriqueAlfaroR contra jóvenes manifestándose x el asesinato de Giovanni por parte de policías.

La policía de Alfaro, vestidos de civiles y en camionetas comunes (sin placas de policía, vean la foto de abajo a la derecha), Image
...golpearon, "levantaron" y desaparecieron forzadamente a decenas de jóvenes que iban a manifestarse o, en el caso de algunxs, que sólo iban caminando.

Fueron liberando a ixs jóvenes con el paso
de las horas y ante indignación pública. Image
Por estos actos de desaparición forzada por parte del Estado, ningún policía pisó la cárcel. Ni nadie más de la línea de mando, ni Alfaro.

No hay justicia para Giovanni ni para lxs víctimas del Estado represor de Alfaro.

¡Exigimos justicia! Image
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In October of 2021, Connor Dery, 25, was arrested after multiple attacks he had made on 4 people in the downtown area with a machete. He was charged with aggravated assault and carrying a concealed weapon in connection with the incidents.

All 4 victims survived. Michael Richards was one of those attacked, who sustained severe life threatening injuries to his skull, a brain bleed, a broken jaw and more.

Of course, this matter did not receive much attention because.. he is the son of a Calgary Police officer.

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Uvalde spent 40% of their city budget on police, who were lobbying for even more, and when thrust into a situation they were SPECIFICALLY trained and armed for, in a school they had SPECIFICALLY prepared for a shooter scenario, they "contained" the shooter in a classroom for an…
…hour where he massacred almost 20 kids while they did NOTHING. They waited for a school employee to unlock the classroom door for them before they even attempted to neutralize the shooter. The cops made sure their OWN children were safe and then RETREATED BACK TO SAFETY.
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#ACAB Daily Digest (May 19. 2022)🧵: Two frame meme. Top frame: A SWAT death squad is arrayed beh
The intersection where environmentalism, migrant justice and our malevolent tech overlords collide: CBP is deploying robot dogs to patrol climate-scorched borderlands.…
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#ACAB Daily Digest (May 18, 2022)🧵:

Tough job. Remember: cops kill over 10,000 dogs in the USA every year. If you love dogs, you must hate cops. Image of pig in formal dress. sidebar quote reads: "I d
Related (from 2019):…
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#ACAB Daily Digest (May 17, 2022)🧵: angry mouse on blue field s...
NYC, NY | "Two plainclothes #NYPD cops shot and killed a man following a dispute in the Hunts Point section of the Bronx Friday night, according to preliminary details released by the NYPD."…
Cops show up "to help" a stranded car and kill two. (Palmyra, IN) | "The driver of the Escape, Justin Moore, 31, of Owensboro, Ky., died from gunshot wounds. One of the Good Samaritans, Jacob Tyler McClanahan, 24, of Corydon, was also killed."…
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The uprising in Iran dubbed "The Uprising of Hungry" is still ongoing and has spread to many more cities and provinces.

With "air pollution" as the excuse, they closed Tehran down.
The internet of Golestan & Bushehr provinces has been shut down.

The city of Shahrekord, Chaharmahal and Bakhtiari Province:

People are resisting the police order of dispersal.
Content Warning: Police Brutality

People are being brutalized by the police.

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Every single time I talk to a Thin Blue Line supporter about why I believe #ACAB they assume I don’t know many cops or much about policing or I’ve had a bad experience and generalized it.

This is very incorrect.

I am the grandchild of a Chief Superintendent of the Ontario Provincial Police. I grew up in a cop loving #BackTheBlue family. I was taught cops are heroes, doing dangerous work. In fact, my grandpa encouraged me to report cops who weren’t doing right, even just speeding.

I’m married to the grandchild of a chief detective of the Ottawa Police Service. He also grew up in a cop revering family. His cousin is currently a police officer.

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So, an unelected former RCMP officer, Wayne Rideout, reversed the decision of an elected City Council to reduce the VPD budget and the Cop Union, and other right wing bootlickers are celebrating the decision.

Of course Rideout has the full support of his boss, Mike Farnworth.
At the end of the day, the only proven way to abolish the police is to basically encourage people to do LITERALLY ANYTHING ELSE instead. The attrition means that police forces will atrophy, and while the people who remain are ultra-shitty, they're fucking cops anyway and #ACAB.
But anyway, @TheTyee had a good piece of the bureaucrat that overrode Vancouver 's decision to reduce the police budget and why this is wrong.…
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– Chronique de l'ensauvagement policier et de son impunité –

#ViolencesPolicières #ACAB #ÉtatPolicier Image
➡️ La police perquisitionne à la mauvaise adresse : elle lui casse le bras

➡️ Un commissaire percute une ambulance

➡️ Non lieu pour la mort de Liu Shahoyo

➡️ Un maire convoqué pour crime de lèse majesté
➡️ L'agent de la BAC avait écrasé volontairement un adolescent

➡️ Un policier qualifie une victime d'agression sexuelle de «grosse pute»

➡️ 10 jours de cavale offerts au policier qui a tué sa femme
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As the rhetoric of police intervention ramps up, it's important to remember that the police used this situation to expand their powers so that, when Indigenous/BLM comes in to protest, they can shut it down immediately /1
The police have successfully pressured the Ford government to begin passing and implementing 'Essential Infrastructure Bills' which work to protect capital, not citizens /2
DoFo said himself that he is going to use the emergency declaration to immediately pass these bills while planning on maintaining them after this situation is resolved, whatever that looks like /3
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#ACAB Daily Digest (January 24, 2022)🧵:

Pig gets bold, throws a protester's phone - gets absolutely leveled. Nighty, night. 😴😴 [h/t @chadloder}
@chadloder Two shootings by police in Lafayette, LA |…
Albany, NY | "As the officers approached, they noticed the man was holding a knife in his hand and had a dog. Police say the officers ordered the man to drop the knife several times."…
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🚨 Community Alert #yyc 🚨

At approx 9pm Sun night a truck convoy will be leaving Alpine Pk south of @GreyEagleResort heading south & east then circling the city on the ring road 3 or 4 times driving under the speed limit.

Cop approved #ACAB
Stay safe.
2/ These are their plans for Monday morning #yyc
3/ Statement from Canadian Trucking Alliance
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🧵 Why isn’t enforcement happening in Calgary? #yyc

Healthcare workers deserve to be protected everywhere for the important work they’re doing. #AbLeg #abpoli #abhealth

Yet in Calgary Logan Murphy records himself with no consequences.
2/ Last week alone Logan Murphy filmed himself harassing HC workers at mobile vaccination clinics not once but twice #yyc

13 January 2022:
3/ Here’s Logan Murphy the very next day harassing HC workers and people lined up for #COVID19AB vaccination #yyc

14 January 2022:
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#ACAB Daily Digest (January 21, 2022)🧵: Two panel Simpsons meme. Ra...
#LAPD killed again with a reckless, entirely unnecessary high-speed pursuit over allegedly stolen property. And sicko local media, obsessed with covering police chases as entertainment, broadcast it live. (Los Angeles, CA) |…
This is not the first time local television has aired an LAPD execution live, either. Brian Beaird was shot and killed on live tv by #LAPD after a chase in December, 2013.
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Ich kann nicht mehr, und ich will auch nicht mehr. Wir gehen seit Monaten mindestens zwei Mal die Woche auf Schwurbel Gegenproteste und sehen dabei zu, wie die immer mehr, wir immer weniger, die Bullen immer aggressiver und das Ziel ihrer Aggressionen immer unverständlicher wird.
Wir müssen dabei zusehen, wie offensichtliche Nazis auf nicht angemeldeten Protesten ihre Propaganda, ihre Desinformation und nebenbei auch noch Corona verbreiten
Während wir, meistens eindeutig in der Unterzahl, von ihnen angepöbelt, beleidigt, bedroht oder angegriffen werden.
Die Bullen sind dann entweder nicht anwesend, es juckt sie nicht oder sie haben besseres zu tun.
Während die Schwurbler sich scheinbar alles erlauben können, Werden linke Proteste zunehmend mit Repressionen überzogen, linke werden Grundlos ID festgestellt, durchsucht oder
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- Liberté d'expression -

Lyon : la ville est connue pour les violences d'extrême droite qui s'y déroulent régulièrement, en toute impunité. Pourtant, les autorités s'acharnent à réprimer les mouvements sociaux et antifascistes.
Au mois de juillet, deux militants peignent une fresque en hommage à Carlo Giuliani, un jeune manifestant tué par la police italienne 20 ans plus tôt à Gênes, en juillet 2001. Une peinture, en hommage à un défunt, sur un mur autorisé.
Les peintres sont contrôlés, convoqués au commissariat et placés en cellule pendant 36 heures ! Ils ressortiront sous contrôle judiciaire renforcé, en attendant un procès en décembre.
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À #Nantes, les murs n'oublient pas.

Pas de justice, pas de paix ! #ACABday #ACAB
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– «Le seul corps intermédiaire entre le pouvoir et la rue porte un uniforme bleu marine» –

Nous sommes le 13 décembre, le 13/12, le jour contre les violences policières. #AcabDay #ACAB
Nous ne pouvons que vous conseiller de lire et faire lire ce livre pour cette journée symbolique.
Le climat liberticide et répressif vous étouffe ? Pour affûter vos arguments contre la propagande, pour avoir un éclairage complet sur les techniques de maintien de l'ordre,
pour comprendre le processus historique de militarisation, pour partager l'histoire des damnés de la répression, et enfin, si vous cherchez des pistes pour résister et faire face : lisez «Nous sommes en guerre».
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Χρονολόγιο για τις σημερινές κινητοποιήσεις στην #Αθηνα , για τα Χριστούγεννα που γέννησαν το δρόμο που αναπνέει.
το δρόμο της αλληλεγγύης.
Το δρόμο του αγώνα.

Έχει ξεκινήσει η προσυγκέντρωση στα προπύλαια και αναφέρονται προσαγωγές μαθητών. #Γρηγορόπουλος #antireport
#Αθηνα #Γρηγορόπουλος #antireport
Ανάρτηση πανό στο σημείο δολοφονίας του Αλέξανδρου Γρηγορόπουλου

Δεκέμβρης 2008- Δεκέμβρης 2021

Η κοινωνική εξέγερση παραμένει πάντα ζωντανή και δίκαιη

#Αθηνα #Γρηγορόπουλος #antireport

Παρέμβαση της ΣΑΚΤΧ @saktx στην πρωινή διαδήλωση για τα 13 χρόνια από την δολοφονία του Αλέξανδρου Γρηγορόπουλου και της Κοινωνικής και Ταξικής εξέγερσης του 2008.

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Timeline από #θεσσαλονικη για τις πορείες μνήμης και αντίστασης επ αφορμής της εκτέλεσης #Γρηγοροπουλος από μπάτσους #6Δ

Καλέσματα 12 κ 6μμ Καμάρα.

Τώρα 3 κλουβες Ιασωνίδου
#θεσσαλονικη #skg #Γρηγοροπουλος #antireport

Κινητοποίηση των φοιτητικών συλλόγων Θεσσαλονίκης για την κρατική δολοφονία του Αλέξη Γρηγορόπουλου μια μέρα σαν σήμερα το 2008.

#θεσσαλονικη #skg #Γρηγοροπουλος #antireport

Συνεχίζεται η προσυγκέντρωση των φοιτητικών καλεσμάτων στην Καμάρα.

Από σύντροφο/ισσα
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#ACAB Daily Digest (November 30, 2021)🧵:

[h/t @Azken14] a cute lil bunny picking a flower with a "fuck the poli
Little Elm, TX | "Friday’s campus demonstration was in reaction to a student reporting a sexual assault about one month ago... A taser was deployed and pepper spray was used [by police] on students."…
Police kill over petty theft in Coral Gables, FL | “Upon arrival, our first officer observed the individuals breaking into a vehicle ... Upon engaging the individuals, the first arriving officer and the second arriving officer discharged their firearms...”…
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