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Police have gas masks on now.
Yeah, Baltimore is a bit f'd. It was a powder keg waiting to go, and this latest killing of a suspect pushed it over. While many protesters likely want to do so peacefully and push for a solution, there are many criminals laying in wait to exploit opportunities of violence and crime. Hopefully the whole place doesn't burn down.
You know the time is right to take control, we gotta take offense against the status quo
Originally Posted by A. de Tocqueville
Every normal man must be tempted at times to spit on his hands, hoist the black flag, and begin to slit throats. It is inaccurate to say that I hate everything. I am strongly in favor of common sense, common honesty, and common decency. This makes me forever ineligible for public office. H.L Mencken
On a separate note, a positive police story, as a lot of attention is given to the negative ones: http://www.nydailynews.com/news/nati...icle-1.2198895
We haven't really seen the gangs go at it yet, but the seemingly average youngsters in that community sure as hell are acting with more violence than in Missouri.
When cops are having their riot shields breaking in half from what these punks are throwing and cops coming out significantly injured, there is no way you can spin this innocently.
"We all of us know down here that politics is a tough game. And I don't think there's any point in being Irish if you don't know that the world is going to break your heart eventually."-Daniel Patrick Moynihan, December 5, 1963
Meanwhile, there are questions about what happened to Freddie Gray that demand answers, but those answers haven't been provided, and it's time.