Research notes on defunding the police, from Halifax

Research notes on defunding the police, from Halifax

BySherwin ArnottJan 24, 20222 min read

The hard work of an important committee in Halifax has recently come to fruition. The Subcommittee to Define Defunding the Police have finished their research, their surveys, and their deliberations…

The Evil Woman trope

The Evil Woman trope

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Full disclosure: we watch crime shows on TV. Not a real TV, of course. Over the years, we’ve watched quite a few. It’s a little embarrassing to admit. Bones. Elementary.…

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