The un-wokening of people on the left is accelerating.
Seattle City Councilmember Debora Juarez (Native American) responding to her targeting by “Defund the Police” protesters who spraypainted obscene messages near her home after she refused to sign a pledge committing to an immediate 50% reduction in the Seattle Police Department’s budget.
“This is my life. This is home. This is not Coachella. I’m not the toxic dumping ground where you need to come talk about your white privilege and how you need to talk about Black lives, because you sure as f**k don’t care about my life.
“I’ve watched my elders be arrested and be put in the back of cop cars and watched Fish and Wildlife agents hurt our people and jail our people,” she said. “I was a lawyer for tribes for over 30 years in federal court defending treaty rights, economic development, Indian Child Welfare Act, doing depositions against white landowners.
“I support reallocating the SPD budget and ...
Native American Seattle City Councilwoman Dresses Down ‘Defund The Police’ Protesters After Being TargetedA Native American member of the Seattle City Council is firing back after being targeted by “Defund the Police” protesters who disrupted her neighborhood and spraypainted obscene ...