In Detroit, safety is a privilege enjoyed by the white and wealthy. In the city's Black neighborhoods, public safety has been sacrificed to the gods of austerity.
Real solidarity will help to mobilize forces everywhere that are coming to realize the deepening costs and injustices of accepting capitalism's continuation.
Lamar W. Hankins, a former San Marcos, Texas, city attorney, is also a columnist for the San Marcos Mercury. This article Â© Freethought San Marcos, Lamar W. Hankins. Read more articles by Lamar W. Hankins on The Rag Blog.