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Supporters of “enhanced interrogation” tout dubious claims of its effectiveness but ignore two cases where it failed to thwart terrorism.
People like Luis Rivera are being locked out of the formal workforce forever thanks to one youthful mistake.
It has something to do with the $1.7 billion they made off the privatized incarceration industry just last year.
A Federal appeals court has put a stay on crucial reforms to the NYPD’s controversial policy—but will next week’s mayoral election render the stay moot?
The FBI employs the same repressive tactics as the NYPD in its broad surveillance of Muslim communities. Why does the FBI get a pass?
Thanks to the drug’s illegal status, marijuana farms are not regulated—with serious costs to water and wildlife.
One journalist-provocateur’s journey into the drug war bureaucracy shows why previous efforts to reschedule pot have been DEA’d on arrival.
While the press has hailed the president’s “public health” approach, the White House has cracked down on cannabis.
How the war on pot has fueled SWAT raids and paramilitary policing.