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We cannot simply put the past behind us. The framework of transitional justice offers a promising path forward.
Justifying the necessity defense in Israel and the United States.
In Ferguson, white violence, exclusively, is justified.
Why don't corporate wrongdoers go to prison?
Participatory Innovation in Unlikely Places.
Albert W. Dzur
Immigrant families imprisoned in Artesia, New Mexico, say their due process rights are being violated.
The judicial process cannot account for what matters most: the policies and biases that enable white men to claim justification in the murder of black men.
How the criminal justice system degrades citizenship.
Vesla M. Weaver
Despite recent shootings, schools, including college campuses, exemplify the success of gun control.
The failure of institutions in São Paulo has paved the way for an ethic of organized crime.
Graham Denyer Willis
Decatur, Georgia: a town where citizen participation plays a significant role in the daily life of government.
Granting mercy is among humanity’s hardest tasks.
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David Theo Goldberg
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