Defund the police and the power of slogans in politics

Obama advises activists against using slogans like “Defund the police”, arguing that they are counterproductive overall. In an interview with Snapchat’s “Good Luck America”, the former president declared that he believes “we should be able to reform the criminal justice system so that it’s not biased and treats everybody fairly”, but once you “use a snappy slogan, like ‘Defund The Police’,” you…