Texas Police Group Put Up Austin Billboard Warning ‘Enter At Your Own Risk!’ After Dept. Defunded

“As the largest police association in Texas, it is our duty and responsibility to stand up for the brave men and woman of the APD, as well as the other law enforcement agencies with jurisdiction within the city limits which will have less of APDs resources to depend on, and to raise public awareness of […]

Texas police group puts up billboard warning “enter at your own risk,” saying Austin defunded police

Adler has pointed to Denver as a city that effectively transformed its police department, CBS Austin reports. Denver is now sending mental health professionals instead of police to respond to non-violent 911 calls. According to Adler, none of the calls in Denver have required police backup. This frees up officers for other police work.

Texas billboard warns drivers to enter Austin ‘at your own risk’ after city reduces police budget

Calls to defund police departments across the country came this year amid protests calling for justice after the deaths of multiple Black people at the hands of police, including George Floyd in Minneapolis, and Breonna Taylor in Louisville, Kentucky.

Several boats sink during parade for Donald Trump in Texas

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Texas police who evicted Houston family on TV raise $228G to help amid coronavirus pandemic

“We care. We are compassionate. We are abiding by the guidelines,” Constable Alan Rosen said in a statement on the page. “It breaks our hearts to evict people. We hope the generosity demonstrated following this single story will begin a movement where we work together as a society that starts a discussion about poverty, prioritizes […]

PM’s own SAGE experts warned his £100bn ‘Moonshot’ plan to save Christmas by testing 10m people a day might be a waste of money and will deliver too many false results – as ministers admit the technology may NEVER exist

Speaking on the Peston show on ITV, she said: ‘There’s been a lot of work with the Department for Education and higher education representatives with the universities and there are very clear plans in place including outbreak plans should there be any cases, but particularly on specific advice to students as they move potentially around […]

Texas police group warns drivers to ‘enter at your own risk’ after Austin cuts police funding

The rest of the money, about $49 million, will go into a “Reimagine Safety Fund,” the goal of which “is to divert dollars from the fund toward alternative forms of public safety and community support, through the yearlong reimagining process.”

The election from our past that blares a warning for 2020

Or not. Advances toward multiracial democracy were swiftly met with armed resistance by roving bands of murderers and marauders like the Ku Klux Klan, who preyed on Black politicians, voters or any formerly enslaved person who acted, as one woman put it, “like they thought anything of themselves.” Ulysses S. Grant, Johnson’s Republican successor, prosecuted […]

When ‘Buy American’ and common sense collide

If the House-passed legislation becomes law, why America’s allies should be expected to meet their financial obligations to NATO or to increase their contributions to the cost of maintaining American forces on their territories defies rational explanation. It therefore should come as no surprise that the  25-member Defense Memorandum of Understanding Attaches Group (DMAG), representing […]

House orders broad mask mandates after Gohmert gets virus

In a television interview, Gohmert said he was given a rapid test by the White House that came back positive and then took a more thorough test to rule out a false positive. That test came back positive, too, so “apparently I have it,” Gohmert told KLTV’s East Texas Now.