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It may seem like an obvious step, after joining the International Criminal Court. But the legal and political barriers are formidable.
In their quest to wipe out extra-legal racial violence, white liberals created a system that continues to kill black people—legally.
As governors mull clemency, battered women should be at the top of the list.
While New York City mourns, political opportunists point fingers—but we should really be talking about reforms that would keep everyone safe.
Apparently, to criticize the police is to be anti-police. But if I call and point out that the swings in the playground are broken, am I anti-parks?
From Bill de Blasio to Eric Holder to Barack Obama to #BlackLivesMatter, right-wing pundits are blaming everyone and everything but the obvious.
Body cameras have been embraced by the police, even as police attack cop-watch patrols.
Unless you’ve experienced it, you can never really know. Here are five books that come closest to conveying the horror.
At most, it only further proves the incompatibility of a secret intelligence service and an open democracy.