Archive for February, 2014

This Is Your Police Department

Sunday, February 9, 2014 19:19 8 Comments

This is an amazing piece of Detroit police propaganda from 1951 titled “This is Your Police Department.” The intro talks about ”the men of the Detroit Police Department.” The Detroit police are described as providing “the protection of the lives and property of the people of Detroit.” Meanwhile, the narration is host to a backdrop of [...]

This was posted under category: political correctness

The New Aggression: Emotional Pain

Wednesday, February 5, 2014 18:38 5 Comments

Thane Rosenbaum, a law professor at Fordham Law School, has published a commentary for the Daily Beast that has Nazis painted all over it, yet it actually has nothing whatsoever to do with, well, Nazis. This emotionally digressive piece is Rosenbaum’s personal proclamation that a democratic and civil United States should rethink the First Amendment [...]

This was posted under category: Victimology State

Detroit’s Got Soul

Wednesday, February 5, 2014 6:37 2 Comments

Here’s a nifty video that starts out with the usual stuff about Detroit’s good, bad, and the ugly. Then the filmmaker showcases the Brightmoor Youth Entrepreneurship Project, a training program that teaches youths various skills and entrepreneurial savvy. It’s referred to here as “curb-side economics,” and the people are known as road-side entrepreneurs. City youths [...]

This was posted under category: Detroit