In New York, armed robbery and drug dealing (among many other crimes) will now be misdemeanors.
People say that social sciences aren’t real sciences because they are unfalsifiable. But literally all the stuff we are seeing today was predicted 20 years ago. Every day I’m experiencing massive deja vu. No public schools, no police, an explosion in street crime, a massive degradation in living conditions. This was all predicted because that’s where the logic of events trended.