Toys To Introduce Your Kids To The Post-Democracy Era

The Toys for the State of Exception tumblr is your buying guide for toys and actions sets for children to play militarized-anti-unrest police force make-believe:

Curated by Leigh Phillips, European Union affairs journalist and science writer (EUobserver, Guardian, Daily Telegraph, Nature, Scientific American, New Statesman, Jacobin, amongst others).

Chilean Carabinero riot squad, Riot Police Multipurpose Helicopter, Chinese Urban Pacification Unit playset, Micro Machines ‘Operation Secure City’, German riot police.

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7 Responses to Toys To Introduce Your Kids To The Post-Democracy Era

  1. emperorreagan April 11, 2013 at 9:52 am #

    This lends itself to stop-motion police action figure orgies.

  2. CosmicAmazing April 11, 2013 at 10:22 am #

    Notice how they’re ALL white… Except maybe the figurine with the black riot shield, but his face is obscured so it’s kinda hard to tell. I’d be willing to bet that the citizen figurines come in varying races.

  3. Calypso_1 April 11, 2013 at 11:20 am #

    Needs a data warehousing center & a black bloc infiltration squad.

  4. Rex Vestri April 11, 2013 at 11:39 am #

    The ones from Truthertoys (their site is gone now) are the best…

    • NadePaulKuciGravMcKi April 13, 2013 at 6:26 pm #

      we like we like we like
      them some sweet toys

  5. frafri April 11, 2013 at 5:15 pm #

    Chilean Carabinero riot squad ahaaha hilarious

  6. BuzzCoastin April 11, 2013 at 8:14 pm #

    Uncle Homeland’s thugs, goons, pigs & SWAT Teams
    are seriously underrepresented in this collection
    where’s the drones for god’s sake?!

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