Criminal Justice Reform is Dead, and “Defund the Police” Did It

Dr. Munr Kazmir
6 min readOct 29, 2021

But there are still three boring, noncontroversial reforms which could be set in motion with bipartisan support immediately.

June 4, 2021 — Minneapolis — Authorities move in to push out and make arrests of protesters after a dispersal order is given. Protesters have been gathering at the location where Winston Smith was killed by law enforcement the day before. (photo: Chad Davis)

Look! It’s a bipartisan groundswell of popular support for reforming policing and criminal justice in America!

Quick, what do we do?