Has the Backlash Arrived for Police-Bashing?
Liberal mayors and urban politicians who enlisted in the Black Lives Matter "defund the
police" movement after the death of George Floyd in Minneapolis last May, appear to have caught a wave that is now receding. In the streets of America's cities, violent crimes are spiking to heights unseen since the 1990s. And, instead of "Defund the Police!" the insistent cry is, "Where are the cops?" Cops aren't doing the killings.