In an obvious act of self-defense, this UC Davis police officer pepper sprays some students who were threatening him with bodily harm. Most people know that this ‘sitting on the ground with arms linked’ was a tactic used in the 60’s by protestors which often resulted in injuries to law enforcement officials. The very people sent there to protect them.
It was a horrible state of affairs then, and, as you can see from the picture, — is still a danger today.
I commend this officer for doing what was needed to keep the peace and prevent harm to himself and his fellow officers.
If you would like to learn more about this heroic act, you can view the article here.
And I found this article that contains 7 helpful suggestions from Ann Coulter about the #Occupy movement.
Here is number 6 from that list:
6. “Remember the lesson from my book: It just took a few shootings at Kent State to shut that down for good.”