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Trust Issues

The Police Don’t Deserve Your Trust

Law enforcement keeps placing the blame for their violence on the communities they’re supposed to be serving

Photo by Mark Wallheiser/Getty

InIn a democracy, we expect that our public institutions will be accountable to us. Rarely are the implications of that trust as profound — or the results of its violation as…

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Samuel Sinyangwe

Samuel Sinyangwe

Black Activist. Data Scientist & Policy Analyst. Campaign Zero.

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