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Oakland NAACP comes out swinging against crime, blasts local Dems who backed ‘defund the police’

Posted on AllSides July 30th, 2023
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The Oakland branch of The National Association for the Advancement of Colored People has come out swinging against local crime. In a highly unexpected open letter released Thursday, the left-wing organization slammed local “elected leaders” over their “failed leadership” and demanded said leaders declare a state of emergency because of the crime epidemic. “Oakland residents are sick and tired of our intolerable public safety crisis that overwhelmingly impacts minority communities. Murders, shootings, violent armed robberies, home invasions, car break-ins, sideshows, and highway shootouts have become a pervasive fixture of life...

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