Defund the police.

A lot of ‘police work’ is like mopping the flooded floor without turning off the taps first. We will continue to need police — but only as a fall-back when everything else has failed; not as the first and only response to problems in a nation that’s been systematically stripped from the inside.

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A photo I took in vegas a few years back; the photo and officers in this photo are not specifically related to the points I’m making in this story.

Defund the police.

The cost of a symptom-solving based approach isn’t measured in dollars and cents. It comes at the cost of human lives.

That’s the sound of the police

Every time the police has to step in, it is a symptom of failure.

Police involvement is a symptom of failure

CEO of Konf, pitch coach for startups, enthusiastic dabbler in photography.

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