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Is the ‘Blue Wall of Silence’ Crumbling?

Following the death of George Floyd, law enforcement personnel of various ranks have condemned the police misbehavior, with some even calling for criminal charges. That’s an impressive change from attitudes just a few years earlier, says a former New  Jersey prosecutor—but is it too little, too late?

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We Are All Complicit in George Floyd’s Death

All of us have collaborated in the social construction of a reality that led to an African-American man’s death under the knee of a white Minneapolis cop. We are as responsible as the three other policemen who watched without speaking up, writes TCR’s legal columnist.