Dangerous Weapons

Posted on October 21, 2018


The police stripped Villegas and his companions of their cell phones, cameras and other possessions and accused them of conveying “dangerous weapons” — bags filled with children’s marbles and slingshots — that they found in the baggage compartment of one of the buses. When one of the APPO supporters, a distinguished looking middle-aged psychologist, protested, half a dozen armed PFP grabbed him and threw him face forward onto the asphalt. They herded him and others whose IDs indicated that they belonged to the teachers union into a nearby cornfield, tied their hands behind their backs and kicked and stomped on them with their heavy boots.
“Who’s paying you?” they demanded. “Give us their names or you’ll never get out of here alive!”
From KILL THE TEACHERS, now available as an ebook from Amazon

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