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  • The London Riots of 2011, A Prepper's Perspective

    04/06/2013 9:50:23 AM PDT · by Old Sarge · 26 replies
    Me | July 21st, 2012 | Old Sarge
    Greetings, Folks! Here is one of my series of AAR's, specifically dealing with the event of the 2011 riots that spread across Great Britain. I have assembled this material from several sources, with observations and lessons learned following. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ HISTORICAL DATA On August 4th, 2011, police made a "search-and-stop" arrest of Mark Duggan, a 29-year-old black man. The arresting officers were part of "Operation Trident", a London Metropolitan Police unit responsible for gun crime within the black community. Police spokesmen stated that a loaded blank-firing pistol, converted to fire live rounds, was recovered from the scene. The gun was wrapped...
  • Occupy THIS: Reading the Riot Act

    11/06/2011 8:44:04 PM PST · by stolinsky · 4 replies
    www.stolinsky.com ^ | 11-07-11 | stolinsky
      Occupy This: Time to Read the Riot Act David C. Stolinsky Nov. 7, 2011 Occupy Wall Street mob shuts down Port of Oakland and loots stores.− News item There is no system right now that exists; we’re going to create that system.− Michael Moore Freedom is too demanding for some people, and they will hanker after communism even after it has irrefutably demonstrated its moral, political, and economic bankruptcy. − David Pryce-Jones U.S. Constitution © 1787, all rights reserved.− Anon. Years ago, “read the riot act” was a common expression. When a boss set an employee straight, we...
  • War Plan White

    06/02/2009 9:09:47 PM PDT · by B-Chan · 8 replies · 1,005+ views
    globalsecurity.org ^ | 31 July 2007 | John Pike, Ed.
    Civil disorder is a term that generally refers to groups of people purposely choosing not to observe a law, regulation, or rule, usually in order to bring attention to their cause, concern, or agenda. Civil disorders are any public disturbance involving acts of violence by assemblages of three or more persons, which cause an immediate danger of or results in damage or injury to the property or person of any other individual. Civil disorders can take the form of small gatherings or large groups blocking or impeding access to a building, or disrupting normal activities by generating noise and intimidating...
  • Baghdad Descends Into Chaos

    04/11/2003 1:58:13 PM PDT · by marshmallow · 11 replies · 2+ views
    BBC ^ | 4/10/04
    Baghdad is in the grip of civil disorder as US troops who seized control of the city centre two days ago struggle to contain the violence. As jubilation gave way to lawlessness, fires raged out of control on Friday in government and commercial buildings, while looters raided shops, museums, homes and even hospitals. Doctors and nurses at the al-Kindi hospital - already ravaged by looters - have taken up arms to protect themselves. The American forces in Baghdad say they are taking measures to curb the chaos - setting up an operations centre at the Palestine Hotel, in the city...