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Police Reform

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I’ve become disillusioned with Black politicians who merely uphold racist systems

Chicago Mayor Lori Lightfoot speaks during the U.S. Conference of Mayors. Photo: Tom Williams/Getty Images



As a former cop, I know why so many carry out their work with an “us versus them” mentality

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Andrew Finch’s death shows how easily pranksters can sic the police on their adversaries like a pack of trained attack dogs

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