How “Defund the Police” was Blocked in Minneapolis

Undemocratic bureaucracy rejects City Council proposal

Activist Robin Wonsley (Eric Mueller Photography)

In mid-July, Counterpunch published, “Minneapolis Ballot Measure to Dismantle the Police Will Test the Strength of Our Movement,” authored by Robin Wonsley & Ty Moore. Intrigued by this article, I contacted Robin, and less than a month later, I interviewed her for my podcast…