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Posted on: Oct 26, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Law professor Rachel Harmon asks if the costs of arresting people outweigh the benefits.

Posted on: Oct 23, 2015, Source: AlterNet

This jerk even challenged Sanders to a debate.

Posted on: Oct 23, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Evangelicals aren't buying Trump's claims of devotion to Christian faith.

Posted on: Oct 19, 2015, Source: AlterNet

The officer is on paid leave.

Posted on: Oct 15, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Dialing back the big promise.

Posted on: Oct 15, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Is gentrification eating its tail?

Posted on: Oct 12, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Drug testing people who need government assistance hits every mark of extraordinarily bad policy.

Posted on: Oct 6, 2015, Source: AlterNet

The city passed repressive laws. A homelessness advocacy group got them overturned, and their shelters were shut down.

Posted on: Sep 10, 2015, Source: AlterNet

"They'll come after you. They'll come after your children," they ominously warn conservative Christians.

Posted on: Aug 25, 2015, Source: AlterNet

One person actually suggested calling 911 on a guy for wearing a hoodie.

Posted on: Jul 6, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Homelessness in NYC has hit shocking levels.

Posted on: Apr 11, 2015, Source: AlterNet

At NRA convention, potential GOP hopefuls held forth on ISIS, the Bible, terrorism and Hillary Clinton.

Posted on: Apr 1, 2015, Source: AlterNet

The healthcare plan was killed, revived last week, and killed again.

Posted on: Mar 23, 2015, Source: AlterNet

The official responses to problems arising from addiction, poverty and violence victimize the most vulnerable.

Posted on: Mar 20, 2015, Source: AlterNet

If anyone in America should be paranoid about crime, it's not white people in the suburbs -- it's the homeless.

Posted on: Feb 24, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Shocking video.

Posted on: Jan 22, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Supporters of a new law criminalizing drug use during pregnancy say it's supposed to get women treatment. Then why is this woman going to jail?

Posted on: Jan 6, 2015, Source: AlterNet

Medical professionals contend that drug addiction is a disease. So why do we throw women in jail for being addicted to drugs while pregnant?

Posted on: Nov 17, 2014, Source: AlterNet

2.5 million children are living in shelters, on the street, in cars, or doubled up in unstable housing.

Posted on: Oct 27, 2014, Source: AlterNet

It's a disaster of epic proportions.