Queens DA releases final report on massage worker’s death, calling sex work ‘degrading and humiliating’

As anticipated, district attorney finds no misconduct in raid that led to Yang Song’s fatal fall.

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Eric Holder May Be Considering a Presidential Run. But Has His Time Passed?  

As voters begin to realize that prosecutors in the world's most incarcerated nation may not be the best people to run the government, the era of the prosecutor politician could be on its way out.  


Cuomo the Merciless

New York's Democratic governor has granted only a trickle of commutations, fewer than many of his Democratic and Republican predecessors.

Responses to Violence Must Move Beyond Policing

The solution to problems like unsolved homicides, especially in communities of color, cannot be reinvestment in institutions that wage violence against them.

Exclusive: Immigrant Detainees In an Oregon Federal Prison Are Being Held In General Population Units

As a consequence, authorities are keeping them in cells for 22 to 23 hours a day, according to Oregon’s federal public defender.

Wolves in Progressive Clothing

Many Democratic big city mayors claim to be anti-Trump, but their policies mirror the racism and violence of the president.