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“Defund the Police” Will Not Lose Steam Until Cops Stop Killing Black People

Democrats want to get tough on crime again, while doing nothing about police brutality

Lavish Mack (L) chants during a racial justice march for Amir Locke on February 5, 2022 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Community leaders called for reform in the city after Locke was killed by the Minneapolis Police Department during a no-knock raid in which Locke was not the target of a warrant. (Photo by Nathan Howard/Getty Images)

During a recent appearance at the headquarters of the New York City Police Department, President Biden offered statements that will likely only haunt him in the coming months. Because it’s not…

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Momentum is a blog that captures and reflects the moment we find ourselves in, one where rampant anti-Black racism is leading to violence, trauma, protest, reflection, sorrow, and more. Momentum doesn’t look away when the news cycle shifts.

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Michael Arceneaux

Michael Arceneaux

New York Times bestselling author of “I Can’t Date Jesus” and “I Don’t Want To Die Poor.” Houstonian.

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