The Movement to De-Cop the Campus

Source: In These Times
by Emily Rich

“Police abolition has become a national conversation since the George Floyd uprisings. Many university police chiefs are encouraging the misconception, however, that campus police are somehow different from other police forces – despite their long history of racist violence. Because police serve no positive purpose, the abolition of policing is a necessary precondition for a thriving and equitable community.” (09/06/21)