Crime

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.

Guatemalans Aren't Just Fleeing Gangs
The media narrative misses what life there is really like
July 13, 2014

The media narrative misses what life in that part of Central America is really like.

The Immigration Case Backlog Just Hit an All-Time High
July 10, 2014

An already terrible problem just got a whole lot worse.

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