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We sort of figured, right? But with his new piece in Time, there can be no question that Rand Paul is positioning himself for a run a the White House. Given the,umm, high intellectual standards and moral fiber of potential Republican challengers, he might come out standing while the others play Whack-a-mole.  Kookie Libertarian or not, he's certainly saying some right-sounding things. The article focuses on the militarization of police, and its inevitable impact on the citizens that police are supposed to serve and protect:

Given these developments, it is almost impossible for many Americans not to feel like their government is targeting them. Given the racial disparities in our criminal justice system, it is impossible for African-Americans not to feel like their government is particularly targeting them.
Rand Paul on time.com

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Originally posted to dinotrac on Thu Aug 14, 2014 at 03:13 PM PDT.

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