- Dana Milbank has been weirdly good recently, if only in the matter of Ferguson: washingtonpost.com/opinions/dana-… 7 hours ago
- Civil violence, not crime or terrorism: "Criminal differs from civil violence in one crucial way: it does not make claims on the state." 13 hours ago
- Relevant to the unrest in Ferguson: What Michael Katz's calls "civil violence" in "Why Don't American Cities Burn" uk.sagepub.com/martin3study/a… 13 hours ago
- Nutter "has shown little interest — arguably none — in substantive reforms to his own city's criminal-justice system" citypaper.net/news/enough-fe… 13 hours ago
Tag Archives: the New York Times
The New York Times today has an excellent overview of the debate over income inequality. The three charts that end the article are very sobering.
I recently stumbled across this wonderful letter to the New York Times, written in the October of 1865, taking a strong line against anti-loitering laws. It’s quite funny and, I think, the correct inclination. Arresting people for hanging out is … Continue reading