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The Bloomberg administration accuses a judge of bias for her rulings against the NYPD. But more judges should consider the human implications of police policies.
Obama sounds the notes of racial justice at key moments, while asserting unprecedented power to implement policies that are destructive, discriminatory—and embodied by the NYPD commissioner.
What if your country begins to change and no one notices?
The death of Billy “Guero” Sell will not be the last, warn advocates for prisoners refusing to eat or work.
Ethan Saylor died because police responded with rapid and unnecessary force to his disability. I worry, not only for my son with Down Syndrome, but for all others who face similar tactics.
How George Zimmerman’s lawyers exploited racist stereotypes to justify the fear—and killing—of black men.
All wars have their bards, and Mexico’s ongoing narco wars are no exception.
So-called "Ag-Gag" laws reveal the lengths to which the agriculture industry will go to keep their business practices secret.
What two versions of "justice" tell us about our one-superpower world.
Aamer, the last British resident still imprisoned at Guantánamo, has faced ongoing retaliation for speaking out against his detention. Now The Nation has evidence that he may be sent to Saudi Arabia.
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