All police employees - no matter how well-intentioned some individually may be - operate according to claimed double-standards. The "right" to steal money from others in their community to protect them. Justice can never be arrived at through that institution - not through more oversight boards, different personnel, or police-worn cameras. Incentives matter. A norm that positions some as "rulers" and others as "ruled" is not conducive to liberty. We can do better.

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RCMP’s “old boys club”

June 6, 2012 | 3 Comments

This write-up, originally posted to and later the, was written by Paula Simons. As you’re reading ask yourself: what’s the surest way to end such hiring practices? Is it to merely express that...

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Below is a guest post by Jeff Costlow, a Washington DC-based photographer who yesterday was questioned and photographed by the secret service for 15min outside the White House. His “offense”? According to one man wearing...

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