It is almost becoming too predictable, but another elitist politician has decided that her rules don’t apply to her. She is apparently above the misery she is causing. Not surprisingly, the New York politician is also left-leaning. Over the past couple of years, Assemblywoman Yuh-Line Niou (D-Lower Manhattan) has pushed to cut police funding, the New York Post reports. In 2020, she joined the BLM bandwagon and called for millions of dollars in cuts to police funding. The New York Post cited the pledge from her campaign page: “She believes that we are long overdue for police reform in this country and that we need to defund millions from the police in order to put critical funding back into our social services, education, and housing.” Ironically, four years earlier, Niou decided to move out of Harlem to neighboring Manhattan. Why you wonder? In an interview with a local publication, the Low Down, Niou said she decided to move to Manhattan because of the growing crime rates in Harlem. In fact, Niou admitted that she was …
According to a recent Harvard CAPS-Harris Poll conducted in late July 2021, 72% of American are opposed to the defunding of police.
While woke, Democrat mayors are defunding their police departments, leaving city residents to fend for themselves during the resulting crime wave pandemic, the mayors are not willing to face the brunt of their policy decisions.
The left-wing, all-Democrat city council in Oakland, California had just recently voted to cut the funding to their police department as part of their plan to reduce the surging crime rates in the city.
You have to admit the Black Lives Matter propaganda demonizing all police as being evil has been effective. Yes, there are bad police officers and as long as we have humans doing our policing that will never change.
and horrendous encounter with police, a student attending the University of Minnesota in Minneapolis went on Instagram to call for the police to be defunded.
According to a poll last year, a third of Generation Z also known as zoomers are in favour of abolishing police. Gen Z generally includes those born in the mid 1990s to 2010. It seems they have been brainwashed by the woke, left-wing politics that dominates social media.
Minneapolis’ left-wing, woke, city council was convinced that cutting police funding would actually reduce crime in their city. Of course, anyone with a lick of common sense knew how this was going to end.
A poll conducted in Oakland, California by the city’s Chamber of Commerce reveals how silly the world is becoming. The people were asked if they favoured cutting police funding, the majority dutifully answered with a politically correct yes. Then they asked them a second question. Did they want the number of police officers to be increased, stay the same or be reduced?
It is a bit ironical, but a few months after Minneapolis city council approved a decision to defund the police, it is now on the verge of approving a plan to bring in police from outside forces to deal with the city’s surging crime rates.
According to reports, the number of people murdered in New York City is nearly double the number murdered by the same time last year, and people are pointing their finger at New York’s Democrat Mayor Bill de Blasio as the reason for the increase. Breitbart reports: On Sunday, Mayor Bill de Blasio’s (D) New York City passed the grim milestone of 1,000 shootings so far this year. The New York Post reports NYPD data indicates there were 1,004 shootings in NYC as of August 30, 2020. There were 537 shootings by that same time in 2019. Moreover, the data shows “an average of nearly 10 people fell victim to gun violence each day over the last four weeks.” READ: Over 1,000 Shootings This Year in Mayor de Blasio’s New York City Of course, I am sure it has nothing to do with the fact that the New York’s Democrat mayor and city council has cut the budget of the city’s police department by $1 billion. READ: NYPD commissioner Dermot Shea blames budget cuts for shootings spike AND City …
A recent poll conducted by Pew Research discovered that an overwhelming percentage of American DO NOT WANT the police defunded. In fact, more Americans (31%) want to see funding for the police increased than those who want to see funding for the police decreased (25%).