Chile: Political Parties Urge Dissolution Of Carabineros

By Telesur English. -

Chile's political parties and social leaders on Monday demanded the dissolution of the Military police (Carabineros) three days after an agent shot dead juggler Francisco Martinez, 27, during an [...]

Students Continue To Pressure Northwestern University To Abolish The Police

By Binah Schatsky, Daily Northwestern. -

After several months of continuous pressure on Northwestern administration to abolish University Police and divest from policing and other militarized entities, NUCNC is continuing their work [...]

Defund The Police Is Not Abolition

By Greg Felton, Black Agenda Report. -

The demand to defund the police has become a central narrative responding  to the graphic killing of Black people. Black organizers must now discuss if this strategy can move us closer to [...]

Politicians Failed Us In 2020

By Mike Ludwig, Truthout. -

Even as 2020 took turns for the worst, the seeds of justice and liberation extended their roots. For decades to come, 2020 will be remembered for the failures of politicians and capitalism. In [...]

Black Cops Don’t Make Policing Any Less Anti-Black

By Bree Newsome Bass, Black Agenda Report. -

Amid recent growing calls for defunding police this summer, a set of billboards appeared in Dallas, Atlanta, and New York City. Each had the words “No Police, No Peace” printed in large, bold [...]

Shrinking The Footprint Of Police: Six Ideas For Enhancing Safety

By Center for Court Innovation. -

Spurred by the brutal and senseless murder of George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, and other Black Americans, people are demanding that we redirect money away from police budgets into sustainable [...]

What Elinor Ostrom’s Work Tells Us About Defunding The Police

By Aaron Vansintjan, Shareable. -

In the past weeks, I’ve watched the news about the explosion of protests against police brutality and racism in the United States and around the world, and the resulting conversations on police [...]

The Uprising Is Only Beginning: Building Power To Win Our Demands

The current uprising against police violence and racism is just beginning. It is rapidly shifting public consciousness on issues of policing, violence against Black people and others, and [...]

Humanity Is Escaping From The Abusive Relationship With The Police State

By Caitlin Johnstone. -

Abusive relationships where the abuser is a transparently horrible monster don’t tend to last long, because it becomes obvious to the victim very quickly that they need to head for the door. The [...]