“This is slavery, not to speak one's thought.” ― Euripides, The Phoenician Women
Tuesday, January 22, 2019
Where Were the Police During Covington Catholic Confrontation?
The standoff seemed go on for at least 45 minutes, yet no officer appeared to "de-escalate" the conflict, as called for in police guidelines. No one interposed themselves between two hostile camps. No one asked anyone to "move along" or "break it up." Instead, police permitted a tense confrontation between crowds which could have led to a bloody brawl, or worse.