Home of the Slave, Land of the Feeby Paul Hein
Strike The Root
1.Police Shut Down Family Soccer Game For No Permit – "Im In Charge Here"
2.Andy's Candyland: How Chicago Police Robbed & Destroyed A Youth Rec Center
3.Police Draft 14-Yr-Old Into Informant Slavery, Jail Him For Life When He's Later Caught Selling Cocaine
4.Immigrant Accused Of Murdering Woman Admits to Shooting, Says It Was An Accident, Asks For Harshest Punishment
5.Varoufakis Quits: "I Shall Wear the Creditors' Loathing With Pride"
6.Greeks Vote NO To EU-Imposed Austerity
7.What Happened To The Man Who refused To Give A Nazi Salute
8.Law Preventing Property Seizures Cutting Into Police Budgets
9.NYPD Cop Arrested For Third Time In Less Than A Year: Police
10.Cop Tells Woman There's "No Excuse" For Parking The Wrong Way, Says It's Against The Law To Film Him
My Fourth Edition of Black’s Law dictionary defines “slave” thusly: “a person who is wholly subject to the will of another.” The phrase “will of another” sounded familiar. I checked the same dictionary for “statute,” and found it defined as the “written will of the legislature.” You might come to suspect that a person subject to the legislators’ will—i.e. the “law”--is a slave of the legislators. Ah, no! That couldn’t be, in the Land of the Free!
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