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Thu Sep 21, 2017, 02:39 PM

StLouis cops terrorize restaurant owner

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i]On Friday, Pi Pizzeria was gassed by St. Louis police officers who were marching through the neighborhood after protests took an ugly turn a bit further west. Owner Chris Sommers was there.

Yesterday, the pro-police group Blue Lives Matters put Sommers on blast for his response and the union representing St. Louis County police officers shared the link and echoed the call on its Facebook page. "There are reports of people calling the restaurants tying up their phone lines expressing their feelings about the owners anti-police comments. We have been busy protecting everyone's free speech during the demonstrations. Here are the numbers if you feel like your freedom of speech needs a little exercise," the police union posted, sharing numbers for Pi locations.

Sommers posted this in response on his Facebook page. We are publishing it here with his permission.

On Friday night, at approximately 11:15pm, the SLMPD shot at me and gassed me. They did this, ostensibly, because I was screaming at them from across an empty street to stop terrorizing my dinner guests and team who were dining peacefully on a corner devoid of protestors or agitators.

https://www.riverfronttimes.com/foodblog/2017/09/20/chris-sommer-responds-after-police-union-puts-him-and-pi-pizzeria-on-blast?media=AMP+HTML

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Response to ghostsinthemachine (Original post)

Thu Sep 21, 2017, 02:43 PM

1. Sessions and DOJ are encouraging police to beat non whites.

One of these days the non white community of America will get tired of this shit.

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Response to Eliot Rosewater (Reply #1)

Thu Sep 21, 2017, 03:56 PM

2. Chris Sommer is white.

Sessions, Trump, and the DOJ are encouraging police brutality !!!!

Trump loves to say he is the 'Law and Order' president.

Translation: Trump promotes the U.S. being a police state.

P.S. As a white elderly female I am surprised that the non white community has been so peaceful.

I hate the police.

I fear the police.

I can not imagine how non whites feel, and justly so !!!!

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Response to ghostsinthemachine (Original post)

Thu Sep 21, 2017, 04:10 PM

3. couple years back driving in st louis with hispanic nephew in law

husband of my brother in laws daughter.....

anyway...he was apprehensive driving on the freeway in st louis

made sure i was buckled up, etc etc

said want the police to have no reason to pull him over...

i, being a naive practically albino suburban older white guy did not understand....
i have a better idea now

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