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Old 09-19-2018, 08:03 AM
 
Location: Suburb of Chicago
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Originally Posted by Wintergirl80 View Post
Are you serious?

If a bunch of people stole from your home, when you were gone I bet you wouldn't still want them treated fairly. These people are thieves, with no morals. I hope they are held accountable for their actions.
I hope they're treated fairly under the law. But the other Winter probably feels that means letting them keep the stuff they stole.
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Old 09-19-2018, 09:42 AM
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Location: Manchester NH
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Not just you. He should start a commune and stop hijacking this thread.
Not hijacking anything.

So, what do you believe should be done to the looters at Wilmington?
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Old 09-19-2018, 09:43 AM
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Location: Manchester NH
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I hope they're treated fairly under the law. But the other Winter probably feels that means letting them keep the stuff they stole.
Make them give it back, but don't put this on their permanent record, that is what creates class separation.
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Old 09-19-2018, 09:46 AM
 
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I've never seen anything like this. The reporter actually chases after people in the process of looting a Family Dollar store and confronts them. Many are wearing masks or have hidden their faces behind clothing.

"Hey guys, you know you're looting right? You know you're stealing."

The scene begins five minutes into the video:


https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hbDS6qgDNSU&t=519s
What an absolute shame what the government has created in this scene.
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Old 09-19-2018, 10:02 AM
 
Location: Suburb of Chicago
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Originally Posted by Winterfall8324 View Post
Make them give it back, but don't put this on their permanent record, that is what creates class separation.
Under the law, it goes on their record. They shouldn't be treated any differently than any other criminal.

This isn't what creates class separation - it creates a separation between criminals and law-abiding citizens.

There were hundreds of impoverished people living in that building who obeyed the law and didn't engage in looting.

If someone was rich and looted would you also want them to return the goods without it being on their permanent record? If your answer is yes, then it's not about class separation. If your answer is no, you're creating the class separation with your proposal.
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Old 09-19-2018, 10:07 AM
 
Location: SGV
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Make them give it back, but don't put this on their permanent record, that is what creates class separation.
Why do they have to give it back?

The owner wasn't on site. It's up for grabs, right?
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Old 09-19-2018, 10:08 AM
 
Location: SGV
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What an absolute shame what the government has created in this scene.
The State is an evil institution however it is ultimately up to each individual to decide how they are going to live.
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Old 09-19-2018, 10:15 AM
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Location: Manchester NH
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Why do they have to give it back?

The owner wasn't on site. It's up for grabs, right?
You know I don't support that.

The owner doesn't have a claim to the entire store and all its goods, but usage should dictate ownership, not theft from already packaged and prepared goods.

Violence and hording are never the answer.
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Old 09-19-2018, 01:12 PM
 
Location: Right here; Right now
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You know I don't support that.

The owner doesn't have a claim to the entire store and all its goods, but usage should dictate ownership, not theft from already packaged and prepared goods.

Violence and hording are never the answer.
The police went forward with arrests even after the owner said, they didn't wish to pursue any of the cases in looting.
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Old 09-19-2018, 01:16 PM
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Location: Manchester NH
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The police went forward with arrests even after the owner said, they didn't wish to pursue any of the cases in looting.
Damn, thatís awful.
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