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 


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.