As conditions in the U.S. deteriorate, the world will continue to suffer the consequences of U.S. military force — but without the mitigating influences of U.S. foreign aid and diplomacy.
Black people are twice as likely to be pulled over as whites — and three times more likely to experience the use of force afterward.
Judges share the blame for America’s burgeoning incarcerated population.
Taking over a federal building at the point of a rifle gives protest a bad name.
Not 50 new laws. Fifty new crimes. That’s criminal.
Routine traffic stops shouldn’t rip families apart.
Former CIA leaders are writing a book that will whitewash their crimes against humanity.
The military justice system needs a 21st century wake-up call.
The executives responsible for the financial industry’s pervasive fraud are paying no personal price.
Why do so many Americans believe that to properly protect ourselves today, we need guns?
If Congress passed stronger gun laws and closed loopholes, it would save lives.
What really happened to Trayvon Martin in Sanford, Florida.
This practice, banned in most of the world, is common in the United States.
Attitudes toward democracy are on the decline in Latin America, and U.S. foreign policy isn’t helping.
The Violence Against Women Act isn’t just about women.