As the next mass shooting looms: James Alan Fox

It has become semi-​​​​automatic that any large-​​​​scale mass shooting will spark furious dis­cus­sion con­cerning the role of guns and reg­u­la­tions gov­erning their sale and own­er­ship. The higher the body count, […]

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What Newtown and Orlando have in common

Law enforce­ment offi­cials have described the shooting at the gay night­club in Orlando as a ter­rorist act. The shooter expressed sol­i­darity with Islamic State in a 911 call. “Ter­rorism is often said […]

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Soft on crime turns out to be smart on crime

A new report from the Uni­ver­sity of Michigan’sNational Reg­istry of Exon­er­a­tions has pro­claimed 2015 as a banner year for achieving jus­tice in America. A total of 149 pris­oners — including 58 […]

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