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International Outpouring of Support for Slain NYPD Cops

Jan. 20, 2015

The Tunnel to Towers Foundation gave $800,000 to the families of the two slain New York City Police officers to pay off their mortgages. An anonymous donor from Hong Kong wired $1 million to the families of Wenjian Liu and Rafael Ramos. The Fraternal Order of Police is still collecting donations for the families. “All of this is heartening and speaks to what is best about America,” Jazz Shaw writes at HotAir. “While the murderous monster responsible for the loss of these officers is consigned, unmourned, to the dustbin of history, the nation joins together in support of the good guys. And those deviants out in the streets who openly show support for cop killers should be made increasingly aware of how thoroughly they are rejected by civil society.” No amount of money will bring these men back to their families, but we hope this generosity serves as healing balm. More…

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