In addition, some white separatist groups also challenge the existence of law enforcement. For example, when law enforcement officials backed down in their effort to seize Bundy’s cattle, after hundreds of armed militias arrived to show support for the Bundy family. The psychological switch and emotional detachment by some pundits who supported these people who stood ready to execute the officers. Today, some only see the New York shooting as an isolated issue through a narrow lens, when violence against an officer cannot be selective.
This is not the time for everyone, including the police union, which has a major role, to call for calm. It is understandable that sometimes one’s frustration and the negative political atmosphere can give a feeling as if the institution is walking backward. However, if the creator wanted us to walk backward, I believe our eyes would have been placed in the back of our heads. So, as a society, we must move forward and work together.