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Articles by Brian Platt

Cops Are At War Out There

A culture of racism, paranoia, and authoritarianism permeates American police departments. Piecemeal reform won’t be enough.

by Brian Platt, Jacobin

On September 6, Dallas police officer Amber Guyger entered the apartment of her upstairs neighbor, Botham Shem Jean, removed her service weapon, and shot the twenty-six-year-old man, killing him. ...

 

 

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