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A Police Badge Can’t Hide the Truth

The charges in the Freddie Gray case are a rare win for racial justice.

Why David Brooks Shouldn’t Talk About Poor People

How Cops Are Reacting to the Charges Against Officers in the Freddie Gray Case

“A Crime Against the Natural World Is a Sin”

From the Vatican, the strongest words yet on climate change.

Mayweather–Pacquiao Won’t Save Boxing. It’ll Destroy It.


Why Rioters Loot Local Stores

Because the poor feel exploited by the ghetto economy.


Science Needs a New Ritual

We should take a few days a year to reflect on the dark parts of our history.

The Baltimore Riots Weren’t Hooliganism. They Were a Protest Against the Ghetto Economy.

Protests on a Hawaiian Volcano Show That Science Needs a New Ritual

Obama Administration Puts $20 Million Toward Police Body Cameras

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