No badge, no authority! ThatÃ¢ÂÂs a principle deeply engrained in international as well as domestic law. ItÃ¢ÂÂs at the root of the Geneva ConventionsÃ¢ÂÂ reduced protection for ununiformed and thus unlawful combatants. Yet Trump and Barr use unidentifiable secret police to control DC.
How does one know an unmarked officer is not just some rightwing vigilante with a gun? How do you hold police accountable if they have no ID? They are creating a situation in which citizens are expected to surrender to any Under Armour-wearing muscle head with gloves and helmet. https://t.co/ogHuuRlQa7
As we toured the Virginia House of Burgesses, colonial seat of government, the guest asked us why the wall around it was so low. How did they protect the government from the people? /2 pic.twitter.com/u6ZZkwWV0S
Because it’s the D-Day anniversary… this makes so little sense
America is at the biggest turning point in its history since 1860. The outcome is uncertain. I'm worried. This week has been hard. But some of the things that happened this week have also been cause for hope. And hope is good.