Defund the Police: Why It Will Cause More Harm Than Good

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I n the wake of George Floyd’s death, calls to defund the police have been echoed by tens of thousands of passionate protestors worldwide. Outrage over civilian deaths at the hands of police has sparked a global movement against police killings, with Black Lives Matter at the helm. One of the movement’s most prominent initiatives is the defunding and dismantling of policing as we know it, to…



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