Archive for the 'Phobia about safety' Category

CANADA – Calgary Cop who used Taser on senior feared for his safety (2011-04-27)

Posted on April 27 2011 by admin

[[SUMMARY / COMMENTS: “Const. Daryn Swanson said he made several attempts to subdue Aitchley Ferguson, aged 74, on April 17, 2009, but the suspect continued to resist him… The constable told his provincial court trial Ferguson created a hazard by refusing to remain in his car, leaving the officer to fear he was in danger, […]

USA – Security Products, Self Defense Weapons [A Taser seller’s Internet advertisement] (uploaded 2011-01-29)

Posted on February 13 2011 by admin

[[SUMMARY / COMMENTS: For many outside the United Sates, it is hard to understand, but necessary to recognize the “protect-yourselcf” discourse felt by so many Americans. Gu-sellers exploit this, but they did’t invent it: “There are thousands of reasons as to why every one should learn about self defense and how to use self defense […]