My own sympathies are obviously to the latter, but that doesn't mean the former is invalid, though often it is fine with seeing the movement as ineffectual as long as it serves the existing liberal power structures. Even if that isn't the case though, I will freely contrast the results. Burning the precinct got the abolishment of the MN police. What exactly has the liberal "the looters aren't with us!" delivered?
There is a major rift in this uprisings to be sure - there's a more liberal side which has since the beginning attempted to take ownership of the protests, bring it into line with their power structures, and demonize any property damage. There's also a more nebulous left side, which is fine with property damage, and sees them as the front lines of a general revolution.
I'm stoked right now
While I'm not saying this is a "false flag," cops have a repeated, historical tendency to fake this kind of shit for attention. Be wary about these stories. There are anlot of fascist, "woe is me" #bluelivesmatter toddler tantrums going on:
Shake Shack 'horrified' officers' drinks may have had bleach
Been quiet here as I've been spending time in the streets or baiting chuds on FB and then humiliating them, so let me just get this on the record:
Black Lives Matter
Property damage is not violence
Destructive demonstrations are the good, ethical, and rational response to occupation by murderous police
Listen to your BLM organizers at marches, and let them decide whether to escalate or not
It's coming from the same people that for generations have done nothing about police violence and murder. Please think twice before you help them by repeating their talking points.
Hey, all you concerned people out there repeating the claims of the government that it's only outside agitators involved in the riots . . . . . they have a reason they're pushing that narrative. And it's because it lets them de-legitimize the protests and preemptively excuse the police violence they're going to continue to use. After all, it's just outside thugs, not the GOOD peaceful black people. It's a trope they've been using since the 17th century.
Birdsite, but worth watching for #drcornellwest
did you know: you don't need to be a level 4 antifa super solider to attend public demonstrations in your area.
in fact, showing up to voice your support as a non-descript average white person is useful. cops may look at POC & black bloc kids and see potential targets. but when they look at average white people, they see potential lawsuits. put that shit to work.
if you have never attended a demonstration please consider the value your voice and presence can contribute now (if you're able).
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