Recent content from D.J. Tice
The charter amendment doesn't defund police, supporters say. But defunding is about the only thing the current charter prevents.
I've been reading the 168-page PDF of Minnesota's proposed new standards (and you can, too). Here's how I interpret them in context.
Cops' critics — as well as cops — face more scrutiny. And politics is as bogus as ever.
The views of the Supreme Court's conservative justices appear to break into two camps, and the views of Democratic politicians appear to be ... changeable.
A central fact of our political era is that America's overheated electorate can't make up its mind.
Research shows both the benefits and the costs of policing fall especially on Black communities.
The Peace Officer Grievance Arbitration Roster is up and running.
We must strive to respect the rule of law, even though our politicians don't.
So did its subject.
Even, as puzzling as it may be, when it's a lousy law.