Crime

Study: Videos of Police Violence Might Worsen People's Biases
September 26, 2014

Dash cams and iPhone cameras might not be a cure-all.

A Dash Cam Didn't Stop This White Officer From Shooting an Unarmed Black Man
But it did lead to his firing and arrest
September 25, 2014

But it did lead to his firing and arrest. 

Our Jack the Ripper Obsession Is Misogynist
Were Jack the Ripper alive today, would we idolize him as much?
September 09, 2014

And the women who rightfully find the whole thing appalling. 

Why Is it So Hard to Determine Exactly How Many Women Are Raped Each Year?
September 08, 2014

A new study suggests that we're failing to count an enormous number of victims.

Why I Decided War Reporting Was No Longer Worth the Risk
August 26, 2014

"This wasn’t my country, it wasn’t my war, and now I would die for it in a horrible way."

St. Louis Police Killed Kajieme Powell Because They Were Following Insane Rules
August 21, 2014

There had to be a way for police to preserve his life.

Michael Brown's Death Was Shocking. So Are the Racial Profiling Stats We've Been Ignoring.
93% of drivers arrested in Ferguson are black, but blacks make up 67% of the population.
August 13, 2014

But a teenager had to die for anyone to notice.

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