The German Green Party’s youth organization is calling for a radical reduction in the powers of the state security forces, with plans to eventually eliminate the police and replace with agents who focus on”prevention and cooperation”.
According to the organization, part of the work of police officers is to be taken over by social workers. The Green Youth also wants to disarm the police.
Accofding to Czech news portalidnes.cz, the organization’s goal is to create a “liberated society that gradually overcomes violence and repression as a means of solving social problems.”
Like demonstrators in the United States calling forto defund the policein connection with the death of George Floyd, the Green Youth (originally Grüne Jugend) believes that many of the tasks currently performed by the police could be better performed by other civil servants, such as social workers.
According to the Green Youth, social workers and…
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