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Defunding the Police Backfires on Minneapolis

Violent crime soared and murders doubled after Minneapolis defunded the police. Now they want them back and it may be too late.
Police car

Arrests Plummet as Crime Rises

In a phenomenon it calls "The Ferguson Effect," this article explores how arrests have plummeted as police are frustrated by the toxic environment.
A body lies on the ground, apparently dead.

You MUST be able to Defend Yourself

Whether in a mass shooting on an isolated event, you have to be prepared to defend yourself and your family. Guns remain the best way to do so.
Crime Scene

Liberals and their “Rules for Thee but not for Me” Mentality

It amuses me when the unintended consequences of liberal policies result in problems that affect... liberals.
A pendulum. Image by Cloé Gérard from Pixabay.

Law and Order Makes Comeback. Is the Pendulum Swinging?

When things get carried away and go to far in one direction, it's a natural law that they eventually swing the other way, like a pendulum. We may be nearing that turning point.
Man in a purge mask. Photo by Erik Mclean on Unsplash.

How will you Survive During the Purge?

Some municipalities might have a shortage of police, fire, and EMS personnel due to their decisive and destructive vaccine mandates. Yet the politicians don't seem to care.
Vaccine syringe and vial

Study Answers Question: How Effective is the Vaccine?

As Delta spreads, new evidence reveals that it might not be the unvaccinated that are causing the problem. The Pfizer vaccine is weak against this variation.
The aftermath of a riot. Image by Fajrul Falah from Pixabay.

How to Handle the loss of Police, Fire and EMS Service...

Shortages are bad, but we can stockpile goods and resort to barter. what will you do if the thin blue line disappears and there is no police, fire, EMS or sanitation?
LAPD officers. Photo by Sean Lee on Unsplash.

Hiring More Police Officers is Neither Easy Nor Quick

As a result of the defund the police movement and last year's riots and protests, there are fewer police and more murders and serious crime. That's not a coincidence.
A busy NYC intersection before COVID-19 set in.

As the Shutdowns Draw to a Close, Traffic and Crime Rises

Shutting down the country to prevent the spread of COVID-19 had plenty of unintended consequences, from the economic to mental health. Reopening may have consequences, too.