A.M. Carter

Jul 15, 2016

11 min read

Dear Police: Join #BlackLivesMatter

If #BlueLivesMatter, then do what it takes to make police safer

(Published Jul 14, 2016, updated Sept 14, 2018)

(See the author’s comment on this story — June 10, 2020.)

“Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere.” All police are less safe, all police are more likely to be threatened, assaulted, and shot, when we allow abusive police behavior to continue unchecked.