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Rethinking public safety: Trust vs. force

““Guns aren’t just a danger in and of themselves,” writes Noah Berlatsky at Quartz. “They enable a policing philosophy built on violence and forced compliance, rather than one founded on respect, trust and consent. That philosophy affects every police interaction, even those that don’t involve actual shooting.”…”

Rethinking public safety: Trust vs. force
Published in: Common Dreams, Tribune Content Agency, LA Progressive, Free Press, Emmitsburg Journal, Global Diaspora News, The Smirking chimp
Date: May 21,22,2020
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Can we achieve nuclear adulthood?

““I’ll never tire of repeating: We need to demilitarize world affairs, international politics and political thinking.” What if a world leader — someone with extraordinary power, even, my God, control over nuclear weapons — were to talk this way?”

Robert C. Koehler
Published in: Common Dreams, Progressive Party, The Peace Worker, Tribune Content Agency, Transcend Media Service, The Russophile, Free Gilmer Free Press, LA Progressive
Date: May 9,11,2020
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A united world must break out of prison

“At a time when the president wants to reopen the economy — but not the borders! — it’s time to grab ahold of the moment and start groping in our minds beyond what’s politically possible and start envisioning serious social change…”

Robert C. Koehler
Published in: Common Dreams, The Orange Leader, Tribune Content Agency, The Smirking Chimp, Anchorage Press, Progressive Party, LA Progressive, Z Net, Pagosa Daily Post
Date: April 30,May 2,3,5,2020
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