The Future of Defund the Police

The idea thrills young progressives, but faces bitter opposition from party moderates. It is a distraction or the future of the Democratic Party?

Black Lives Matter — Sit In — Occupy Bay Street — College Street — Toronto Police Headquarters — June 19, 2020 — Creative Commons. (photo: Jason Hargrove)

When future historians study this era in American history, after sorting through all the chaff of pop culture, advertising, and reality television, what grains of truth will they find?