A quarter century of righting wrongful convictions

Twenty-​​​​five years ago today, an Illi­nois court over­turned Gary Dotson’s con­vic­tion for rape and aggra­vated kid­nap­ping after DNA tests per­formed on the bio­log­ical evi­dence in the orig­inal rape kit excluded […]

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How much U.S. money is flowing into Israel?

The three-​​​​day truce in Gaza is over. Rockets from Gaza were fired into Israel and Israel responded with airstrikes. As the fighting con­tinues, Dov Waxman of North­eastern University’s Middle East […]

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Jobs and the class of 2014

These are grad­u­a­tion days all over – col­lege, com­mu­nity col­lege, high school – and, for most, the very next agenda item is a job.  The years of the Great Recession […]

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