Morning Reads: Broken Windows Policing Is a “Racist Mess”
Morning Reads: Broken Windows Policing Is a “Racist Mess”
Good morning! And be safe out there — tonight is Mischief Night, aka Devil’s Night. Five days to go… At  Politico, …
On Tuesday, Californians Can Take A Big Step Toward Ending Mass Incarceration
On Tuesday, Californians Can Take A Big Step Toward Ending Mass Incarceration
CREDIT: Shutterstock For decades, Richard Martin’s life has imitated William Faulkner’s art: his past was never dead; it wasn’t…
Loyola SJP investigation reflects double standard towards Palestinian voices on campus
Loyola SJP investigation reflects double standard towards Palestinian voices on campus
On September 19, the administration of Loyola University Chicago temporarily suspended Loyola Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP) and opened an…
Inside the Big, Bold, Practical Movement to Reduce the Harms of Drug Use
Inside the Big, Bold, Practical Movement to Reduce the Harms of Drug Use
This year's harm reduction conference was a glimpse of a movement that's both practical and radical. Arriving in Baltimore the night before the 10th…
Research Suggests That Psychiatric Interventions Like Admission to a Mental Facility Could Increase Suicide Risk
Research Suggests That Psychiatric Interventions Like Admission to a Mental Facility Could Increase Suicide Risk
A major study identifying the highest risk factors for suicide we’ve ever found has been barely discussed. One of the most provocative studies…
Hydropower May Be Huge Source of Methane Emissions
Hydropower May Be Huge Source of Methane Emissions
Imagine nearly 6,000 dairy cows doing what cows do, belching and being flatulent for a full year. That’s how much methane was emitted from one…
Americans Are Huge: 5 Surprising Reasons Why We May Be Getting Fatter
Americans Are Huge: 5 Surprising Reasons Why We May Be Getting Fatter
Everything from livestock fatteners to government marketing dooms Americans looking to lose weight. Americans have become huge. Between the 1960s and…
Kurdish soccer team sparks Swedish FA ire over battle for Kobani, sparks debate on what is politics?
Kurdish soccer team sparks Swedish FA ire over battle for Kobani, sparks debate on what is politics?
By James M. Dorsey When Ramazan Kizil established Dalkurd FF, one of Europe’s most successful immigrant soccer teams, in a remote town in…
Democrats Are Hoping Minimum Wage Will Save The Senate For Them
Democrats Are Hoping Minimum Wage Will Save The Senate For Them
As Democrats across the country make an election-year push to raise the minimum wage, they often point to fast food workers, baristas and others who…
Students for Justice in Palestine holds 4th National Conference
Students for Justice in Palestine holds 4th National Conference
Boston, MA - Students for Justice in Palestine (SJP) held the 4th National Conference at Tufts University in Medford, Massachusetts from Oct. 24 to…