Old and busted: Defund the police. New hotness: Defund the Pentagon

Old and busted: Defund the police. New hotness: Defund the Pentagon
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[Ed. – Think big.]

I believe that this is what psychologists and therapists refer to as “mental upscaling.” After months of seeing people marching in the streets and chanting about how we need to defund the police, Missouri Democratic congressional candidate Cori Bush is taking things to the next level. Rather than going after small potatoes like the local cops (though she still wants to do that also), she’s suggesting that we need to defund the entire Pentagon. The money saved by doing this would supposedly be channeled into “social services.” And if you think this sort of a crackpot idea is an outlier, think again. Her proposal has already been endorsed by at least one member of “the squad.” …

The frightening part of this is that the crackpot in question is virtually guaranteed a seat in Congress next year.

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