With very few exceptions, metro areas ranging from internationally renowned cities to medium-sized cities in America have been absorbed by the monolithic progressive culture that dominates academia, corporate boardrooms, and the general culture.
Similarly, these cities are witnessing a generalized increase in overall crime rates. And that’s a product of the progressive criminal justice policies these cities have embraced. Again, public policy has real world consequences.
Birmingham, Alabama is one of those cities that has witnessed a notable surge in crime that’s now prompting Mayor Randall Woodfin to call for gun control to address this issue.
According to a CBS 42 report, from January 1, 2022 until the end of August, Birmingham Police have investigated 90 homicides. Of those homicides, 83 involved the