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How treating smart programs as legal persons could change privacy as we know it.
Labour has to lead the case for a modern, multicultural society that needs the skills of migrants to compete in the global economy.
Our communities are bearing the brunt of gun violence while corporate executives reap the financial rewards.
Reform legislation has stalled, and the private-prison industry is making obscene profits from a captive population.
What the proposal means and how you can make your opinion heard.
County jails charge excessive rates for phone usage—a huge barrier for immigrant detainees fighting deportation.
Sixty years after the decision, it’s worth remembering it took Congress to finally smash Jim Crow.
The jury that convicted the Occupier on May 5 had only been given one side of the story.
“The first principle of any American intelligence official is not an oath to secrecy but a duty to the public, a commitment to speak truth to power.”
The “botched” execution of Clayton Lockett should shatter the illusion that lethal injection is neither cruel nor unusual.
- The CIA Didn’t Just Torture, It Experimented on Human Beings
- What ‘The Colbert Report’ Taught Us About the Psychology of Conservatives
- Walmart’s Pregnancy Policy May Make You Sick
- The Cops Hate Being Filmed. So Why Are They OK With Body Cameras?
- How to Survive a Cop Coup: What Bill de Blasio Can Learn From Ecuador
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