State lawmakers returned to work Monday in a state Capitol battered by four days of protests. The building and surrounding monuments have been defaced with graffiti, and windows along the lowest floor were boarded up with plywood. Some windows on the second floor of the Capitol were also smashed with rocks. A state employee told legislative leaders that the offices of Gov. Jared Polis and his chief of staff both had broken windows.
ACRU Senior Fellow and Policy Board member J. Kenneth Blackwell spoke to Lou Dobbs on the continuing crime crisis in Chicago and the unfair accusations against its police department.
The vast majority of our police officers are well-trained professionals who work hard every day to do their best to protect law-abiding citizens and ensure public safety.
It is obvious from the column that Davidson has drunk the Kool-Aid on the claim that “most” of us “carry some implicit bias” that influences our behavior.
The ACLU and the media teach the cops how to behave.
The law is designed to protect everyone equally.
Moral relativism at the top has distorted the meaning of justice.
As the sun sets on President Obama’s tenure, it seems his administration is taking every last opportunity to make its mark on our culture.
The mere fact that a police department could do a “better” job in the view of federal bureaucrats does not violate the “pattern or practice” statute.
Drown the police in paperwork if they make a street stop, and what do you get? Fewer stops and more violent crime, including a near doubling of the murder rate.