Criminal Justice and Police Reform in Illinois – Why Now?

A lot of hysteria and fear-mongering is going on around the recently passed legislation advancing criminal justice and police reform. This legislation will address systemic racism and increase police accountability. It is a good piece of legislation. If there is a problem with it, it is that it falls short. There are still challenging issues that must be addressed in order to fix centuries old oppression in America.

This video provides an overview of reform and addresses some of the craven tactics used to attack it:

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