Abolitionism: Not Just an American Concept
Here in the UK, we marched for George Floyd and Breonna Taylor. But not just them — we marched for Shukri Abdi, Christopher Kapessa, Belly Mujinga and unfortunately many others. Whilst the concepts and realities of police violence are different, institutional racism in the British police force does exist. In this piece, I uncover how abolitionism isn't solely an American concept and why the wellbeing of the most vulnerable matters first.