Activists Urge More Money for Social Services, Less for Police

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One of the most contested planks of the Black Lives Matter movement’s platform is the demand that government agencies divert funds from law enforcement and put those resources into programs that communities, particularly black and Latino, actually want, like affordable housing, reports CityLab. It’s controversial because anything that tends to pit black lives versus so-called blue lives in the political . . .

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