It was the police that beat Gandhi and his non-violent followers in both South Africa and India.
It was the police, both Reichssicherheitshauptamt and Gestapo, who rounded up Jews, dissenters and other non-desirables in Germany and occupied countries to process them for incarceration and liquidation.
It was the Soviet Cheka, NKVD and KGB police organizations that ensured a reign of terror and government absolutism was enforced throughout the USSR.
Every one of the members of these wretched organizations claimed the same weak-kneed morally bankrupt excuse for doing their political masters’ bidding – just following orders.
Cops push and push and push. James A. Baldwin: “The most dangerous creation of any society is the man who has nothing to lose.”
A storm is coming.