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by Kenneth G. Dzaman Wednesday, Sep. 05, 2001 at 4:20 AM JUST is as JUST does WITNESS SOCIETY OF SEATTLE (JJWSOS) PO BOX 85503 SEA WA 98145-1503

Suicide is personal execution. Execution is homicide (defined by a coroner). The desire to create homicide and terrorism is a sickness. A mentally ill culture of execution, terrorists, and suicidal people; will kill US all.

[(This letter is being published on every IndyMedia site around the world and in the US; (plus other web sites and forums); and will be sent to 2,000 activists, newspapers, and organizations (people); plus 500 in United States Federal Government; and 150 or so in local (Seattle) government: September 4th, 2001.).)].
This letter is published on this public web site:

Dear Seattle Times and The Seattle Post Intelligencer, September 4th, 2001

I have a question for the Seattle media: The "bridge jumper" August 28th, 2001; was a lobbyist in Olympia; What does she lobby for? Do you care - or know? Why do you not report it? Who cares what she lobbies for? She is obviously one of the weak, best not to talk about her. I have seen her labeled "mentally ill", "a young woman", "a legislative lobbyist in Olympia", "a public protestor"; as "distraught over a personal relationship"; "a distraught 26 year old", "a canal jumper", "threatening suicide in a public place"; I feel the only "mentally ill" feeling she has are the one's the Seattle media is choosing to ignore; It is called "intolerance towards another persons experience and feelings", and this "intolerance" creates the need for a "mental illness" for you to see and label (along with all the "other" labels.). Fine, Seattle media can ignore it all you want to, but I have one question for you; What did she lobby the Washington legislature for in Olympia? (I will be letting you and a lot of others know.).

Suicide is personal execution. Execution is homicide (defined by a coroner). Homicide and terrorism is a sickness. A mentally ill culture of execution, terrorists, and suicidal people; will kill US all.


Kenn Dzaman

Dear Editor of the Seattle Times, (Sent - August 19th, 2001).

Whether it is Seattle police on the streets, or the "surgical" killing done in a "death chamber", killing a human being for any reason, is murderous and terrorism. (State sanctioned.). The idea that when a police officer kills someone it is somehow "justified" because they are a police officer, is ridiculous. When anyone kills anyone, or suffers a traumatic human death, whether it is by accident or with intention; they could lose their job, their family - everything that is precious. They may even become a "self - terrorist" and kill themselves. When a person is involved in human death, the more traumatic it is, and the more responsibility they feel for its creation; the more of their personal humanity will die. A person can only suffer human death in silence for so long, - before all that is left is terror. It is the personal human justice every person feels from the experience they have "set" themselves up for; called, your "feeling conscience".

The culture of the United States has created millions of these disenfranchised people; they blow up high schools, federal buildings, beat their wives and kids, and generally just create the terror they are feeling.

A police officer is a human being, it is time we started treating them as such. As soon as the Seattle police are on the same side as the "public" they are supposed to serve and protect, I imagine that will be possible. With the federal drug war, as it now stands, there are two cultures in Seattle: Seattle people and Seattle police.

Kenn Dzaman ]

"Execution is Government-Sponsored Terrorism";

[( Kenn Dzaman / Seattle Press Letters; Jun 22, 2001 -- )] Seattle Press

"Long wait is finally over for Tim Blake Nelson's 'O'";


It's been a long road for Tim Blake Nelson to get his second feature "O" out of limbo and in front of an audience, about 1 1/2 years. "It wasn't fun," Nelson said.
The controversy came in the midst of editing the film.
"The shooting was finished and the editing begun when, in spring of 1998, the Columbine massacre shocked the nation. Six weeks later, after the first cut was completed, Miramax was worried. Harvey (Weinstein) has a different agenda than several years ago, when Miramax was putting out 'Priest' and 'Kids.' I just think it became a movie they didn't want to put out," Nelson said.
"Harvey's concern, he told me, is that there would be copycat murders."
So why did Dimension hold back a film that tackles the tangled issues of teen violence, racism and self-esteem with intelligence and sensitivity while releasing "Scream" sequels and other slasher films featuring sadistic acts of violence against teenagers?
"I asked the same question." Nelson paused, shifted in his seat, and continued. "You know, that's for them to answer."
And again, to put it more succinctly, I think it's about how a society will ultimately destroy a foreign entity, some other, that is able to infiltrate it, in doing so harnessing the worst aspects of society: society's cruelty, society's intolerance, society's passiveness in the face of injustice. All that is really at work in high school with adolescents. In fact, it's heightened." )]

"Commuters' mood turns ugly as suicide try snarls I-5 traffic";

Passing motorists, Metro bus passengers and truck drivers hurled insults and urged a distraught woman to jump from her perch on the railing of the Interstate 5 Ship Canal Bridge Tuesday morning.
[Threatening to jump]
High above the Ship Canal, a distraught 26-year-old woman sits on the southbound railing of the Interstate 5 bridge yesterday morning after leaving her car. Meryl Schenker / Seattle Post-Intelligencer
Click for larger photo
Police rushed to the scene to try to talk the 26-year-old Tacoma-area woman out of attempting suicide. But as the region's busiest freeway disintegrated into a massive traffic jam, the mood of some commuters grew ugly.

"Rush-hour traffic tied up for hours by I-5 jumper";
"Northbound motorists reportedly urged the woman to jump";

[( SEATTLE POST-INTELLIGENCER STAFF; Tuesday, August 28, 2001;
Southbound traffic on Interstate 5 approaching the Lake Washington ship canal was at a standstill for hours during rush hour Tuesday when a woman climbed onto the bridge railing and threatened to jump.
She plunged into the canal about three hours after parking her car in the southbound lanes and mounting the bridge railing.
Three police boats were waiting below, and one picked her up and rushed to Ivar's dock nearby. The woman, 28, was put on a stretcher and taken by ambulance to Harborview Medical Center, where she was in critical condition with chest and abdominal injuries. )]

"Woman in critical condition after jumping from Ship Canal Bridge";

[( By Dave Birkland and Christine Clarridge; Seattle Times staff reporters; Tuesday, August 28, 2001; - 01:01 p.m. Pacific;
The woman who jumped from the west side of the Ship Canal Bridge on Interstate 5 this morning survived the jump and tied up traffic on the freeway for nearly four hours during rush hour.
The 28-year-old woman, whose identity wasn't available, was in critical condition at Harborview Medical Center in Seattle.
She jumped shortly after 10 a.m. after halting traffic in several directions for several hours.
The traffic jam was so bad that vehicles were backed up from the bridge north to Shoreline, from I-5 east on State Route 520 to Kirkland and for several miles south to Boeing Field.
The woman jumped from a railing adjacent to the southbound lanes, but police were forced to shut down the northbound lanes because passing motorists were shouting encouragement for her to jump, police said.
Duane Fish, Seattle police spokesman, said while police negotiators were trying to develop a rapport with the woman, motorists heading north were shouting such things as, "jump," "get it over with," "just do it."
"Our crises people were out there trying to save a life. It made it extremely difficult for them," Fish said. .............
Dave Birkland can be reached at 206-464-2204 or at )]

"A day of despair, anger on I-5: Woman survives plunge; commute halted 3
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