Racial bias and policing: Options and obstacles for effective reform
25 February 2023 | 2:40 pm
How can the United States end its epidemic of racist police violence? The question is raised with new urgency in the wake of each new death - from George Floyd to Breonna Taylor, to the recent killing of Tyre Nichols.
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