according to a recent Washington Post article, cops seized more property via asset forfeiture this year than burglars burgled.
wage theft has been the largest type of theft for decades.
the system is bent on taking advantage of you from every direction.
it is sensible to defend yourself against violence.
@djsundog a common scene in TV shows and movies is of some poor naive (white, American) person getting caught by police in Mexico and having to bribe them to get out of trouble. I think we're meant to scoff at how backwards the place is.
"Duhhhh but if you defund the cops who'll save me from criiiiiiime I'm a'scared real BAD!!"
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