Topic | The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness

The NYPD: A “New Low” That’s Not So New

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Recently news broke of the New York Police Department’s (NYPD) unbridled, secret surveillance of Muslim communities and organizations, monitoring intimate aspects of people’s lives and designating entire mosques as terrorist organizations without evidence. I reacted to this with a familiar combination of rage and fatigue. In an interview on Huffington Post, Linda Sarsour of the […]

Book Review: The New Jim Crow

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Today is my birthday. The passage of time has me reflecting a lot on the years behind me, especially as I’m looking down the barrel of 50. Among the most frustrating yet inspiring experiences I’ve had over the years was the time I spent working on criminal justice reform. During those years I spent a […]