Every freedom-loving American should be horrified and moved to action by the injustice we witnessed in Minneapolis, when a police officer pinned his knee to George Floyd’s neck as three other officers stood idly by. The scene symbolized the racism that is all too present in some police forces across the country. Remarkably, this tragedy sparked a nationwide outcry of activism and demonstrations that remind me why America is an exceptional country. The last thing Republicans should do is bury our heads in the sand as the nation shouts for reform. “DEFUND THE POLICE” is now a fixture of 16th St NW in Washington, D.C., reflecting a provocative demand from the demonstrators. While I do not advoc
Over the past several weeks, we have once again seen a string of senseless killings of innocent black citizens including George Floyd, Ahmaud Arbery, and Breonna Taylor. Time and time again, we have seen the all too common stories of a police officer's abuse of power resulting in the death of an innocent black man. And yet, for all of the social media campaigns, outpourings of support for the victims' families, and demands for justice, nothing seems to change. As we continuously see the criminal justice system fail to provide adequate remedies in these situations, I have often wondered why there are never any wrongful death lawsuits filed against these officers, which could provide multi-mil
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