I'm not sure I'd agree with this interpretation of Watchmen. While the cops were certainly victims of attack from the Seventh Calvarly, ultimately I don't think they were ever really portrayed as a persecuted minority. They were extremely authoritarian in the way they handled suspects, violating their constitutional rights with zero hesitation. While we're supposed to empathize with Angela, Wade and Laurie, I don't think the show wanted us to think of the police force as persecuted minorities. They're liberal authoriarians going after racists, which is a unique, compelling and uncomfortable dynamic to frame the show around.

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