"Having witnessed her father being violently arrested, my 8-year old
daughter was distraught and crying. The police told my wife to take her
"My wife consoled our daughter, but since the
Bollyn children have seen much of the world, and witnessed major
political events, she allowed our daughter to watch it, saying, ‘This
is our new America.’"
When you read this "unbelievable" account in its entirety (really, you should) take note: I had planned to copy/paste the whole thing here and then edit it to make time, place and nationality ambiguous. But I just don’t have the time, right now. But if I had…well, read that and just go ahead and tell me you’d have though this happened in America. Just go right ahead.
Then turn over and go back to sleep. It’s just the idle rantings and ravings of a malcontent, after all.
(via Bill St. Clair)