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  • Reimagining Public Safety

    Reimagining Public Safety

    Uvalde has made it horrifically clear that policing in its current form just isn’t working. “Police are violence workers,” sociologist Alex Vitale says in a powerful episode of Code Switch. “That’s what distinguishes them from other kinds of government interventions. Once we have that analysis, we should understand that policing should be the tool of […]

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  • You begin every book as an amateur. … Gradually, by writing sentence after sentence, the book, as it were, reveals itself to you. … Each and every sentence is a revelation

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