Hi! In today’s episode, we honor 4/20, the weed day, by discussing the history of ‘fear of crime’ politics and its impact on our society. Probably negative impact, if I had to guess!
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0:00 – Introduction
01:00 – The Giant Crime Wave That Doesn’t Actually Exist
11:31 – What Is Crime?
18:00 – Why The Crimerate Has Actually Fallen
25:30 – The Impact Of The Fear of Crime Or Joe Biden and his Fear of Crime Legacy
41:30 – The War On The War On Drugs
50:20 – Our Crime Policies Are Designed To Divide Us By Race 1:06:30 – Corporations Want to Keep The Status Quo