In the end, it is a kind of porn. I certainly get a kick out of seeing the “bad guys” get what they “deserve”. And I certainly don’t want any police officer getting injured or killed doing a job of protecting me from the bad guys.
And, I do want transparency so we know when poor training, poor judgement, or bad cops need dealing with.
But does the public need to be “on the spot”?
Snuff movies are illegal.
The only way Facebook will change course is if their stock price tanks or if legislation is implemented to turn them into a publisher and not a platform.
It doesn’t look either will happen for some time. If at all.
For voices that have been silenced by Facebook and Big Tech, the answer isn’t legislation. It’s alternative platforms.
… and objectivity.
Using rationality, facts, and believing in a god that has a holy book makes people White Supremacists…
God help us all. Especially those idiots.
There are no traffic lights in that photo, but there is a Christian church with a very obvious light at the top.
I can’t get past the idea that the image was selected quite purposefully.