Co-published with The Intercept. We are in the era of Black Lives Matter but anti-racism books should not hold value only in relation to troubled times.
Co-published with The New York Review of Books. An intimate look at how Minneapolis is rebuilding — and reforming — itself after the police killing of …
Co-published with Slate. Most states let courts fine teenagers. The debt is taking down their whole families.
Co-published with The Intercept. It’s time to end the entertainment industry’s anti-Black, pro-police programming.
Co-published with Slate. A 22-year-old takes to the streets of a restless Salt Lake City.
Co-published with The Appeal. Public safety is not improved by stricter probation and parole rules, researchers have found.
Co-published with Esquire. The killing of George Floyd and the inequities of our pandemic response are rooted in the same toxic brew of negligence, intransigence, racist …
Co-published with The Guardian. Working for the county probation department, the largest in the nation, means being equal parts social worker and law enforcement.
Co-published with The Guardian. For those who live in poverty, money bail can mean an incarceration. And some judges believe that’s in their best interest.