Commonwealth Court rules Marsy's Law unconstitutional
In a challenge brought by ACLU-PA, a state court ruled that the Marsy's Law ballot question violated the Pennsylvania constitution's requirement for voters to consider multiple changes as separate questions.
In the last 20 years, the presence of police officers in schools has increased dramatically, to the detriment of the lives and futures of students. The harm of police in schools has particular impact on students of color, with disabilities, and of limited income.
What does it mean to divest in police? Paige Fernandez, policing policy advisor for national ACLU, joins the podcast to talk about how we change the police by shrinking their size, scope, and power and why reform didn't work.