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Commonsense proposals for Congress, states, and the tech companies themselves to regulate digital political advertising.
Facebook employees helped craft advertising strategy for the Trump campaign. For free. This may have violated long-standing rules that prohibit in-kind donations from private companies to candidates. It’s time to bring finance regulation and other laws governing Facebook’s conduct into the digital age.
Congress could act to protect special counsel Robert Muller and make it far harder for a panicked president to fire him. Ultimately, though, only a howl of public outrage would be enough to protect the investigation.
Trump administration policies regarding opioids virtually guarantee that people will enter prisons — while doing nothing to confront violent crime.
A just-concluded trial shines a harsh light on maximum security prison.
Someone needs to get to the bottom of a Russian oligarch’s funding of the gun rights group.
The move is a big step forward for democracy in the state, and reaffirms the fundamental truth that discriminatory disenfranchisement laws have no place in our society.
It’s not that political handicapping is worthless, but a little humility will go a long way
Focusing solely on reentry leaves systemic mass incarceration unaddressed.