We need to stop wasting our communities’ resources arming and training the police to more effectively protect the rich and fill up jails,… and instead invest in raising the standard of living for all in our communities, addressing crime at its source… Poverty.
Equality with Justice
Pain is an essential function that calls attention to a problem; the worse the problem, the worse it hurts. As this pain deepens and becomes more consequential in the wake of George Floyd’s murder, demands for peace and order directed at demonstrators are clearly made in bad faith. The underlying condition must be addressed before it will stop causing pain – without justice, there can be no peace.
Uniting and Fighting for Social and Economic Justice in the Age of Trump Join Real Progressives and Real Progress in Action volunteers on Wednesday, February 19th, at 9 pm ET for a Zoom call presentation. Our special guests Lua Kamál Yuille and Mathew Forstater will discuss uniting and fighting for social and economic justice in …