Why we can’t imagine a world without police

Decades of cop shows and “tough on crime” politicians have robbed us of the ability to dream.

“The prison and the police are in our heads and hearts, therefore this system is naturalized in a way that makes it almost impossible for folks to step back and think that it wasn’t always like this. I think we can’t underestimate the fact that we think these institutions keep us secure.”

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