“Nobody is telling the truth. These people are all walking around with their hands up and they’re totally lying."
If she’s referenced at all, Thompson is often referred to briefly and without explanation—even though the murder of those cops in Brooklyn started at her place.
The MPAA, among others, hoped the DPH might finish vetting applications in early 2014 and move on to opening dispensaries in the fall.
If this year has told us anything, it is that these victims will no longer be silent, and shall not be forgotten.
The commissioner’s condescension didn’t end with the dismissal of citizen engagement.
Regardless of some blessed future prospect, the temporary truth is that the closing of Long Island is a nightmare.
Mass unrest, like the Black Lives Matter demonstrations, doesn’t erupt randomly.
Back in November, co-founder of the Boston-based collaborative news site MuckRock Michael Morisy of sent a Freedom of Information Act request to the FBI, asking for “files on the online movement or group known as Gamergate or #Gamergate, as well as investigations into alleged activities of Gamergate affiliates.”
“This is a catastrophe for civil liberties!”