Conservative officials have scrapped plans to criminalize blasphemy as law-and-order debate intensifies in #Greece
Highlighting the failed "drug war," "even the conservative, law-and-order state of Oklahoma is releasing 462 people convicted of drug possession crimes from state prisons in what is among the largest single-day commutations of sentences in U.S. history."
Law-and-order campaigns by nasty people have long been part of the US political scene. But this time is different -- because the GOP is inventing a crime crisis at a time when America is historically safe (murders fell slightly in 2017) 1/
And of course the law-and-order right is fine with demonizing and trying to destroy the careers of dedicated law enforcement officials if the pursuit of justice happens to threaten Republicans 5/