Houston, Texas is a microcosm of national trends in criminal justice. In one of the most diverse cities in the country, institutional stakeholders are seeking to address tensions between police and their communities, manage the intersection of immigration enforcement and the criminal justice system, reduce local jail populations, and reform prosecutions.
In this Atlantic Exchange, we sat down with James and Deborah Fallows to discuss their new book, Our Towns.
Join The Atlantic in the nation’s capital for this Building Equity, where we will examine the impact of the Fair Housing Act of 1968 as America continues to work through their legacy of segregation.
In a conversation with Vann R. Newkirk II, Alex Wagner discusses her book Futureface: A Family Mystery, an Epic Quest, and the Secret to Belonging chronicling Wagner’s quest around the world and into her own her DNA.
Madeleine Albright joined The Atlantic’s Jeffrey Goldberg for a conversation about her new book Fascism: A Warning and the lessons we must understand and the questions we must answer to avoid repeating the tragic errors of the past.