Determination not to cede progressive wins has boxed Democrats out of pushing hard for legislative change needed for public safety.
The New York City mayor's comments come after a man caught on surveillance video assaulting a civilian with a baseball bat posted bail last week.
Marijuana arrests account for over half of drug-related arrests in the U.S. and disproportionately affect Black Americans.
The pre-trial system needs a change. Let's learn from New York's mistake and get it right.
Rachel McMillian writes about what she learned from Keith LaMar, in this exclusive Newsweek essay.
The loss of Georgia Libertarian Party candidate Chase Oliver could lead to victory for Republican Herschel Walker.
Here's how and why big cities should take note.
America, in the year 2022, does not suffer from an over-incarceration problem. On the contrary, we suffer from an under-incarceration problem.
The far-right commentator described Kardashian, who has fought for prison reform, as "a waste of human DNA."
The request is part of an effort by progressive groups to put pressure on the president and Justice Department to overhaul the criminal justice system.
If America is sincere about opportunity, redemption and safety, the word "criminal" must no longer be used as an indelible stain.
Democrats and Republicans back their candidate for being the best person voters can choose for criminal justice reform, but neither has a flawless record.
Marc Levin of Texas Public Policy Foundation's Right on Crime initiative debates Rafael A. Mangual of Manhattan Institute and City Journal.
Criminals cannot loot and vandalize if they're taken off the streets.
So you're saddened? So you're with us? Then make real structural changes within your company, organization, university or other institution.
Think more carefully about who the real agent for "change" is at the ballot box this November.
Lawmakers are split on how to address the strained relationships that persist between law enforcement and communities of color.
400 organizations across the U.S., ranging from the National Bar Association to the National Association of Realtors, co-signed a letter to Congress demanding immediate police reform legislation in the wake of George Floyd's death.
"States with a very powerful death penalty on drug dealers don't have a drug problem," Trump said.
Heather Mac Donald said that the Democratic party is caught in "the grips of a false narrative" when it comes to criminal justice reform because "overwhelmingly" "law-abiding black" citizens are the ones killed.
Philadelphia district attorney Larry Krasner had harsh words for former Vice President Joe Biden at an event on the campus of The University of Pennsylvania Tuesday night, calling the presidential candidate "the dumbest guy."