"In the moments before his death, Robert Dziekanski raised his hands as if pleading with the four Taser-wielding RCMP officers who surrounded him.
You cannot hear what is being said when the first jolt explodes and Dziekanski begins to scream............ " For the rest of this story, see here .
I've chosen not to post the actual tape, but instead am posting this one from yesterday. If you choose to watch this tragic event in it's entirety, see here.
I'm fucking furious. When did my beloved nation become a police state? It must have been while we were busy watching the Neocons to the south of us destroy their country, we forgot to pay closer attention to what they were doing in our own. Well, this one's for you Stephan Harper et al: Not in my country! Yes, it's still my country, ashamed of it as I am right now, and be damned if I'm going to watch it degenerate into a pale copy of Bush's America. I refuse to go down without a fight, and that's just what you've asked for allowing, even encouraging this sort of thing, you bastards. True North, strong and free!