Why Eric Garner Couldn’t Breathe – When New York City police arrested and subdued Eric Garner, he fit a profile: an uncooperative black man committing a petty crime. But the profile that police should have recognized—and the one that Garner fit perfectly—was of someone vulnerable to a dangerous combination of banned law enforcement practices used routinely across the country with impunity, and sometimes fatal results.
How Government Helps the 1 Percent – The Institute on Taxation and Economic Policy (ITEP) has issued a report showing that at the state and local level, government is, indeed, engaged in redistribution—but it’s redistribution from the poor and the middle class to the wealthy.
The Complexity of Deadly Force – Police officers do dangerous work that few of us would sign up to do. But does the type of person they encounter warp their perception of citizens in general?
Four Places Conservatives Believe Women Don’t Belong – In fact, it turns out there are a number of places where conservatives believe women probably just don’t belong at all. The following are just four places they think women should avoid to keep men comfortable, stop the scourge of spreading “feminism” or just keep themselves all around safe.