If Sabrina Erdely set out to find a story that was emblematic of rape on college campuses, why did she focus on an allegation that would've been unrepresentative even if true?
The illusion of a shared culture can make empathy harder in the age of social media.
The attack on Memories Pizza and its implications
A cop taunts, intimidates, and disrespects an immigrant Uber driver—and is caught and punished because a passenger captured it all on video.
The law cited as the justification for the phone dragnet will expire on June 1 unless Congress acts to extend it.
It is immoral to discriminate against gays—and irrational to make a religious freedom law in Indiana the focus of the gay-rights movement.
A doll with thousands of programmed phrases is on the way, and the product rollout will provide a chance for Mattel to showcase the iconic character's "enormous back story."
Her family's foundation collects millions from foreign donors. As secretary of state, she benefited from pricey intelligence reports, but it's unknown who footed the bill. To whom is she beholden?
The White House hopeful implies that he'd do "whatever it takes" to eradicate al-Qaeda, ISIS, and anti-American ideology in Iran. Don't believe him.
Ted Cruz and the perverse incentives created by the most energized members of the Republican base
Can conversation help end bigotry? An improbable example suggests that it would be unwise to discount the possibility.
Why do so many American cops believe that shooting a schizophrenic man dead for failing to drop a screwdriver is an acceptable outcome?
A lawyer apologizes to the man he helped wrongfully convict, 30 years later.
Santa Monica's dysfunctional rules for cabs
A black teen who was illegally stopped, punched, kneed, and tased by Portland police officers is acquitted despite struggling against their attempts to handcuff him.
In a new interview the former vice president insinuates that Barack Obama treats terrorism as a "law-enforcement problem."
Grappling imperfectly with race in America is not a moral failing or cause to be disparaged.
The president has spent many billions on prohibition. Yet he criticizes millennials for making pot too big a priority.
Its political surrogates mislead the public so routinely that the press no longer even thinks to object.
Writers at National Review and Red State look closely at civil rights abuses by law enforcement.