Saturday, May 08, 2010

The State In Action
Forty years ago today, Ohio National Guardsmen murdered four unarmed students at Kent State and wounded nine others, permanently paralysing one. (CHT Making Light for the reminder.)

The students’ crime? Protesting the invasion of Cambodia (or, in some cases, walking nearby while others were protesting it).

“That is government; that is its justice; that is its morality.”...