05w10:3 The RCMP Thing

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Good Reads Mailing List | 2005 week 10 number 3 (The RCMP thing)


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The RCMP, Grow-ops, and Psychopaths | Timothy Comeau
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“In the overblown media coverage though, no one has pointed out how unique a country we are where 4 deaths is a ‘national tragedy’. And the grow ops thing – heck even my dad sees the similarities between this type of gunslinger madness and that of the dirty 30’s prohibition. Which also reminds me of Darren O’Donnell’s concerns about the incarceration rates of the United States, which he brings up in his play, A Suicide Site Guide to the City. The United States today puts a greater percentage of its citizens in jails than any other country in the world. A majority of these are drug charges, and most of the people in jail are black. Forget everything you think you know about why that is and consider this…”

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emailed by Timothy on Tuesday 08 March 2005 @ 2:02 PM

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