An op-ed from my opinion blog…..not all communities have this problem….my local law enforcement program….https://www.wlox.com/2020/06/11/zero-tolerance-racial-bias-prejudice-harrison-co-law-enforcement-academy/
Any thoughts about your community? chuq
The call these days is to de-fund the people because of the police abuses toward the people especially minorities.
I have written that I think the term “de-fund” is not the best term to use because it will be spun into something that does not represent the issue at all.
The once-obscure slogan has become a rallying cry for protesters calling out police brutality and racial disparities in policing.
Calls to defund the police have become a rallying cry for protesters calling out police brutality and racial disparities in policing. But there are plenty of questions about what that means.
Some activists are pushing for police funding to be redirected to Black communities for services like education, health care and housing. Others want to completely abolish local police forces.
- Evolution: This used to be more of a thought bubble among activists and academics on the left, but it’s been…
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