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Watching the Police

Minneapolis Defunds Its Police. Organizers Made It Happen.

The votes are in, the money is moving—and none of it would have been possible without grassroots activism.

Illustration: Alicia Tatone

“Watching the Police” is a new GEN column about the movement to rethink policing in America. Malaika Jabali will examine how plans




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Malaika Jabali

Malaika Jabali

Malaika Jabali is a public policy attorney & columnist for GEN Mag & The Guardian

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