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Just in case you forgot what country we're living in: See a berserk (white, female) Seattle cop feverishly screaming "Get back!" as a peaceable (black, male) teacher, having just given a MLK Day speech about civil rights, ambles past talking on his cell phone, at which point the cop pepper sprays him in the face. Seattle police have been here before. Because author and activist Jesse Hagopian has too, he is suing them and the city. His remarkably mild response: "Wish we had a better world."