In the News

“Public sends resounding message in marathon Nashville council hearing: Defund police,” The Tennessean (June 3, 2020)

“Nashville Budget Hearing Dominated By Calls To Reduce Police Funding,” Nashville Public Radio (WPLN) (June 3, 2020)

“How Much Do We Need the Police?” NPR (June 3, 2020)

“The Movement Behind LA’s Decision to Cuts its Police Budget,” CityLab (June 4, 2020)

“Increasing calls for defunding the police,” News Channel 5: Open Line (June 4, 2020)

“Here’s Where the Movement to Defund Police is Gaining Momentum,” Mother Jones (June 6, 2020)

“What it means for activists to want less money spent on Nashville’s police and diverted to public services,” The Tennessean (June 7, 2020)

“After Protests, Politicians Reconsider Police Budget and Discipline,” New York Times (June 8, 2020)

“What We Talk About When We Talk About Defunding the Police,” Nashville Scene (June 9, 2020)

“Police Reform Means Better Cops to Some, Fewer Cops to Others,” Bloomberg Businessweek (June 11, 2020)

“Defunding the Police: Activists explain what the movement could mean for Nashville,” News Channel 5 (June 12, 2020)