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We cannot simply put the past behind us. The framework of transitional justice offers a promising path forward.
We need to turn to the economic violence that attends police violence.
One of the many disturbing dimensions of Freddie Gray’s death after riding in a Baltimore Police van is how little the public knows about the circumstances.
Body cameras and camera phones are constrained by different policies and laws.
Federal courts have been busy scrutinizing the government’s handling of immigration.
Republicans are right to obstruct funding for DHS—but they're doing it for the wrong reasons.
Even if Obama's immigration measure gets past procedural obstacles, it may be quickly revoked.
Tragically, it may be unrealistic to expect Americans—including police—to ignore race.
Richard T. Ford
We should celebrate the actual King and his radicalism rather than the inoffensive persona created to serve the status quo.
Michael Brown shouldn't be a poster child for social justice movements.
Glenn C. Loury
Participatory Innovation in Unlikely Places.
Albert W. Dzur
It's like asking if slavery is good economic policy.
Why do so many legal theorists think prosecuting would be undemocratic?
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David Theo Goldberg
Justin H. Vassallo
Sierra Pettengill, Roxanne Dunbar-Ortiz
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