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Dismantling the Minneapolis Police: What Comes Next?

The Intercept

June 25th 2020

Following the murder of George Floyd, a veto-proof majority of Minneapolis City Council members voted to dismantle the city's police force. As public pressure mounts to figure out what comes next for the city, Intercept reporter Alleen Brown speaks with Minneapolis City Council Member Jeremiah Ellison and Miski Noor, an organizer with the Minneapolis-based Black Visions Collective, about the nuances of police abolition, what the alternatives to policing look like, and whether the city council will allow activists and organizers, who have long been developing the framework of abolition, to play a substantial role in guiding and informing the process. Subscribe to our channel:

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