January 6, 2013

To Serve and Protect

And once more the police were on the wrong side of justice. 

Clarksdale, Miss 
1963, photographer Danny Lyon 
@ TIME

6 comments:

Ms. Moon said...

And ain't his mama proud?
Yeah. No. I don't think so.

mr. downtown said...

Heck, maybe she was. Had to learn it somewhere.

fuque said...

The cop is wearing loafers.

Kristin said...

I remember when that photo came out.

Mike Burnett said...

Is he having a stroke? His mouth is all twisted.

mr. downtown said...

A stroke of anger would be my guess.