How to create the accountable, anti-racist, law-abiding police we need right now

Let’s be very clear: Black communities don’t want the elimination of police in our communities.

We want and need police.  We need police that are accountable to the communities they serve.  We need police that adhere to the law and protect human rights in all cases no matter what.  We need police that grew up in the neighborhoods they patrol, and who understand the lived experience of the people they are sworn to protect and serve. Continue Reading