You have probably seen this video from UC Davis. This is what we mean when we ask about the relationship between law and order, look at limits on the utilization of violence by police, and identify collaborators and victims.
Or Berkeley last week, including an understated chant, “stop beating students.”
Here is a large collection of similar video from various cities and campuses over the last week or so.
Who are the elites in this example?
And it is worth considering whether collaborators can be caught up in events and turned into victims by a Chancellor and a police chief who will try to save their own jobs by throwing underlings under the bus. These events raise many questions about rule of law and the boundaries of legitimate exercise of force. As of today (Monday) two of the UC Davis officers are on administrative leave pending the outcome of an investigation, I suspect others will follow, perhaps even Chancellor Katehi.
And don’t forget this old classic