Many 'Violent Offenders' Have Committed Nonviolent Crimes
Embezzlement and selling drugs near a school are among the offenses some states classify as "violent."
Prison Guards Told Us What It's Like Working with the Most Violent Inmates
In British prisons, "one percenters" are those deemed so unruly that they spend the majority of their sentences in solitary confinement.
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Trump Has No Business Calling Anyone Anywhere 'Anti-Jewish'
A president who has presided over a resurgence of hatred and trafficked in anti-Semitism is suddenly worried about Democrats and Israel.
Trump Is a Health Hazard to His Supporters
I’ll never forget how a man pulling an oxygen tank because of severe lung disease told me he would rather die than receive benefits from the Affordable Care Act because it used his tax dollars on “Mexicans and welfare queens."
Inside the Uniquely American Horror Story of Summer Gun Violence in Chicago
"The one thing that I get really agitated about is how little things have changed in many of these neighborhoods."
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Sarah Sanders's Latest Lie Is Somehow Her Worst
After a member of the military allegedly obsessed with race war got arrested, Trump's spokeswoman reached a new low.
Bank Employee Tells Customer That All Vegans 'Should Be Punched in the Face'
Knuckle sandwiches: probably not vegan.
What This Ted Bundy Survivor Thinks of the Obsession Around the Serial Killer
Kathy Kleiner was 20 years old when she was attacked by the notorious serial killer. Decades on, she wants to recenter Bundy's victims in a narrative that too often excludes them.
The Fate of Tonga’s Criminal Returnees
We talked to criminal deportees who have little support to prevent them from reverting to a life of crime.
These Photos Tell the Forgotten Story of LA's Latinx Rave Scene in the 90s
We talk to Map Pointz founder Guadalupe Rosales about the party crews that gave teens a sense of belonging beyond gang culture.
All the Things the New Anti-Weed Crusade Gets Horribly Wrong
It's Reefer Madness all over again, somehow.
How Trans Sex Workers in Paris Are Coming Together to Stay Safe
A recent law change has led to a rise in the number of violent attacks on sex workers in France.