What Defunding the Police Really Means - Black Lives Matter
Can we tell you something? Why is it time to defund the police?

What Defunding the Police Really Means

We know that police don’t keep us safe — and as long as we continue to pump money into our corrupt criminal justice system at the expense of housing, health, and education investments — we will never be truly safe.

That’s why we are calling to #DefundPolice and #InvestInCommunities — and in our new video, Black Lives Matter Managing Director Kailee Scales helps break down just how it works.

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