Why Black New Yorkers Like Me Are Celebrating the NYPD Work Slowdown
January 07, 2015
For us, it's a vacation from fear, surveillance, and punishment.
U.S. Customs and Border Protection Has Killed Nearly 50 People in 10 Years. Most Were Unarmed.
January 04, 2015
Most victims were unarmed, but not one officer has been disciplined.
The NYPD Is Using Fear as a Weapon in the "War on Cops" Crackdown
December 28, 2014
Police should be de-escalating, not inflaming, tension.
Tuesday's Shooting in Missouri Reveals the Limitations of Police Dashboard Cameras
December 24, 2014
The camera wasn't on.
Why Do We Treat Child Sex-Trafficking Victims Like Criminals?
December 04, 2014
Minors aren't prostitutes. Period.
Stop-and-frisks are plummeting—and so are violent crimes.
Where UVA Went Wrong: Students Need to See Rape as a Felony, Not Just a Campus Infraction
November 24, 2014
And universities have to make sure their students know that.
Why I Helped Search for Missing UVA Student Hannah Graham
November 18, 2014
Why do we search for some missing girls and ignore the others.
Which Is Scarier, Clowns or Zombies? A Debate to the Death.
October 30, 2014
One laughs. One moans.
Brown may not have had his hands up.