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Now is the time for Mayor Rawlings Blake to put an end to Baltimore police militarization.
Can a network of churches fight deportations?
It would constrain some of the worst excesses of the Patriot Act, but it doesn’t go nearly far enough.
Along with hundreds of others, Geremy Faulkner was swept up in one of the haphazard mass arrests that are overwhelming the courts.
How J. Edgar Hoover’s paranoid view of literature led him to target African-American writers.
The criminal-justice system is set up never to jail police. Could restorative justice serve communities better?
From Ferguson to Baltimore, the message is clear: protest at your peril.
The fallout from the Edward Snowden fiasco wasn’t just political—it was largely economic.
After a more permissive approach to protests in the fall, de Blasio’s NYPD has returned to Occupy-era tactics of violent repression.
Andersen first heard about the Attica uprising during a stint on Rikers Island. His new play brings the rebellion to life at the Public Theater.