Getting to the future that works for everyone requires that we separate our desire for solutions from the belief that such solutions must be paid for by someone. They don’t.
Unless we understand where and why crime happens, it can’t be eliminated. But that doesn’t mean its elimination is impossible.
Let’s take garbage collection. Why do we need garbage collection? Well, because people make garbage (garbage is really called “waste”). But “waste” is a fiction. Nothing is wasted in nature.
I recently talked with a convicted felon and successful businessperson (a construction contractor) who said during an interview that “Obamacare killed my company”. It’s interesting when I hear that coming from people who believe in free enterprise, free markets and such.