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Frankly, the shock is not so much that two Virginia police officers from separate jurisdictions were caught tied to two distinct, respective white supremacist groups, but that they were fired after said affiliations became known.

For years, there has been evidence that law enforcement has been targeted and infiltrated by white supremacist organizations; something that should really strike fear into the hearts of those who know that police officers wield an inordinate amount of power over the literal lives of millions.