Cryptocurrency is a human rights issue, explains Alex Gladstein of the Human Rights Foundation.
“Greenmailing” drives up construction costs and wait times, making the state’s already expensive housing even less affordable.
The California senator's history of flip-flops reveal the emptiness of her campaign—and looming problems for her party.
As part of its ambitious “1619” inquiry into the legacy of slavery, The New York Times revives false 19th century revisionist history about the American founding.
His death resulted from a violent confrontation that never should have happened.
We're vastly more interested in the upcoming election than we were in 2016. We're also convinced neither party represents us. What could go wrong?
Nonmedical use of prescription analgesics did not become more common, but it did become more dangerous.
A then-pregnant Siwatu-Salama Ra was sentenced to two years in prison after using an unloaded gun to protect herself, her daughter, and her mom.
The move would violate the First Amendment.
Only if you assume they would have happened in the absence of gun confiscation orders.
They're the latest to plead guilty in the Mississippi Department of Corrections bribing scheme.
Sanders' plan takes aim at every part of the justice system, including typical Sanders targets like private prisons and corporate "profiteers."
Ursula Wing sold abortion drugs to U.S. customers and is now charged with conspiracy to defraud the United States.
Plus: Marvel Comics cancels Art Spiegelman, prohibition still doesn't work, and more
The FBI is looking for companies to comb through social media posts and pinpoint possible threats ahead of time. Think of it like a meme-illiterate Facebook-stalking precog from Minority Report.
A new RAND report puts spending on marijuana, heroin, methamphetamine, and cocaine at $146 billion in 2016.
You can literally wear your principles on your sleeve while baffling facial recognition technology.
Criminal justice reformers say the federal prison system is in desperate need of more oversight.
It's possible that the visibility of the way Biden is wrestling with his own aging could make him a more relatable and sympathetic figure. Or the Biden blunders could confirm that his moment has passed.
Republicans and right-leaning independents have turned rapidly against higher ed.
The AIDS Healthcare Foundation is suing to prevent Amoeba Music's Hollywood location from becoming a 200-unit apartment building.
It’s time for SCOTUS to revisit the "border search exception" to the Fourth Amendment.
Two dozen patients hospitalized in the Midwest all reportedly had vaped something at some point, but we don't know what it was or whether it caused their symptoms.
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