Mission Statement - De-Spinning the Pro-Taser Propaganda

Yeah right, 'Excited Delirium' my ass...

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The primary purpose of this blog is to provide an outlet for my observations and analysis about tasers, taser "associated" deaths, and the behaviour exhibited by the management, employees and minions of Taser International. In general, everything is linked back to external sources, often via previous posts on the same topic, so that readers can fact-check to their heart's content. This blog was started in late-2007 when Canadians were enraged by the taser death of Robert Dziekanski and four others in a short three month period. The cocky attitude exhibited by the Taser International spokespuppet, and his preposterous proposal that Mr. Dziekanski coincidentally died of "excited delirium" at the time of his taser-death, led me to choose the blog name I did and provides my motivation. I have zero financial ties to this issue.

Friday, August 15, 2008

Platinum Sponsor of Death

Taser is sponsoring the conference of the Canadian Association of Chiefs of Police to be held 24-27 August 2008 in Montreal. They are paying $25,000 in order to have the opportunity to spread a thick layer of propaganda directly into the Canadian law enforcement community. [LINK]

An association of public servants taking money from the controversial company Taser.

Stinks.

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