"In its final report, obtained by The Chronicle, the task force [at the University of Michigan] makes clear that its four-month timeline — just a single semester — was too short to answer complicated questions about racial bias in safety and security. Requests for university data on arrests, stops, and use of force took months to satisfy or went unfulfilled entirely. The group’s requests for an extension were denied."



"Instead of centering the voices of Black and brown people, they said, it ended up serving largely as a sounding board for parents of undergraduates, most of them white, who opposed scaling back the university’s police presence. "

the parent-consumer strikes again

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