Unions, in general, are full of good people whose leadership is singularly power seeking and often corrupt. Police unions are no different. We honor and appreciate our law enforcement, but understand that every bushel has a few bad apples. Police unions protect the bad apples from accountability, thus throwing the good fruit under the bus. If we want to change this, we need to start protesting union bosses, not the good men and women in blue protecting our lives on a daily basis.
Let's throw out a few numbers so we can put in perspective the NFL players taking a knee during the playing of the national anthem.
Ordinary black people cannot afford to go along with the liberal agenda that calls for undermining police authority.
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 ACLU and the media teach the cops how to behave.
Moral relativism at the top has distorted the meaning of justice.
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.
Chicago’s Godfather is under the gun.
The ACLU continues its demonization of police officers, even as crime rises in cities like Baltimore, where cops have pulled back in the face of a lack of support from public officials.
The ACRU's Robert Knight says what's happening in Baltimore and other large American cities illustrates the folly of liberal policies.