When ‘Pacifists’ Celebrate Cop Killers

On the very day that NYPD officers Rafial Ramos and Wenjin Liu were assassinated, the “pacifist” organizations the War Resisters League (WRL) and the AJ Muste Memorial Institute (AJMMI) chose to, at that moment, decorate their building in downtown Manhattan with banners, bunting and graphics celebrating America’s most famous cop-killer, Mumia Abu-Jamal. How’s that for representing the spirit of nonviolence such groups claim to uphold?