The police violence we see today isn't an accident.  When five partisan Republican Supreme Court Justices overturned the American presidential election in 2000 a new wave of racially hate filled policies and laws were instituted by the George W. Bush Administration. The gains made during the Civil Rights movement were systematically dismantled and replaced with white rights legislation by members of the #GOP.  Bush is a staunch worshiper of Ronald Reagan, whose dog whistle campaign was launched in 1980.  .

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Limited government power and unlimited corporate power 

Reagan chose the Neshoba County Fair to give his speech on “state’s rights,” a place that was located about 7 miles from Philadelphia, Mississippi – a town associated with the 1964 murders of civil rights workers. In his speech, Reagan said “I believe in states' rights. I believe in people doing as much as they can for themselves at the community level and at the private level.” 

Reagan promised a restoration of power to states and local governments appealing to Southern white voters much like Nixon’s divide and conquer Southern strategy. Today’s GOP is funded by billionaires like the Koch Brothers, who demand limited government power and unlimited corporate power. In the 1970s, RAND Corporation released a study that concluded when services such as police and fire protection were withdrawn, the numbers of people in the neglected areas would decrease. 

Bush’s $6.6 trillion tax cuts and 'planned shrinkage' 

The Bush tax cuts and No Child Left Behind were designed to achieve "planned shrinkage" by slashing city services such as

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