What does ‘defund the police’ mean and does it have merit?

George Floyd’s death has galvanized much of America to move the needle toward police reform ideas—such as defunding police—that were previously viewed as radical. “Defund the police” means reallocating or redirecting funding away from the police department to other government agencies funded by the local municipality. That’s it. It’s that simple. Defund does not mean … Continue reading What does ‘defund the police’ mean and does it have merit?