What If The Police Revolt?

Brian E. Wish, PhD
Jun 16 · 8 min read
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Two ways that anti-police sentiment could go very wrong

America has ample precedent for both scenarios.

What if the police stop showing up?

Police labor actions are successful

A few of these labor actions led to looting and arson, others did not. In almost every case, police were able to win concessions. The police, when they choose to exercise their voice, are inordinately loud. Citizens demand order and elected officials generally reverse course and respond.

But what if a slowdown or strike lingers?

These outcomes are farfetched, but a grain of possibility within exists within each based on American and world history.

What if the police go rogue?

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