Found this article while surfing around on Afrobella.com

911 is a Joke

bella | May 15, 2008 | Comments 34

You know, I’d like to see the next president take a serious look at the justice system in this country — from officers and employees at the bottom of the totem pole, all the way through the courtrooms and the prison system.

[link to transcript] Channel5

I just saw this on CNN, and it made me nauseous. If you can’t turn to 911 in case of a dire emergency, if an operator could utter those words — who else can you turn to? What can we do? And just firing one employee doesn’t quite cut it, in my opinion. I think this reveals a much larger issue within the system.


All I can say is, I’m not surprised.