Back in May, a Minneapolis police officer kneeled on George Floyd’s neck and defunding the police in the US has been a common topic of discussion ever since. Reallocating police department funding to other forms of public safety and community support only makes sense. A better life can clearly be had by everyone if the cycles of poverty, homelessness, and mental health issues are broken by improving housing, employment, healthcare, education, and etc., and etc..
But what would that sort of society look like?
James Beamon conceived of editing a speculative fiction anthology of just such stories. Amazing Selects (a division of Experimenter Publishing which publishes the 94-year-old Amazing Stories magazine) was only too happy to publish it. The result is No Police=Know Future. As James says: These eleven stories provide a small window in which to glimpse a future we can achieve, a future without a tyrannical police force, one with a system of justice of which we can all be proud.
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Best of the season to everyone. And a quick reminder that a much appreciated and free gift to the writers in your life can be an online review. Do some today and make a writer smile. 🙂