Eric Holder Wants to Lower the Bar for Civil Rights Prosecutions. That's Trickier Than It Sounds.
February 27, 2015
That's trickier than it sounds.
Another Battle Begins in Ferguson—This Time, in Federal Court
February 10, 2015
Michael Brown died six months ago, but his legacy lives on in this lawsuit.
We should march, yes, but there should be room for the offbeat and the downright weird.
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.
Conservatives Are Right About Reckless Political Rhetoric
December 22, 2014
But they should turn this lens on themselves.
Don't Blame Protesters for the Murder of Two New York Cops
December 21, 2014
Only one person is responsible.
LeBron and Kobe's "I Can't Breathe" Shirts Aren't Brave Enough. They Should Start a Boycott Instead.
December 10, 2014
It's time for action, not words.
Why the Left and Right Are Both Angry at Eric Garner's Death
December 04, 2014
Finally, both sides agree.