Jonathan Blanks is a Research Associate in the Cato Institute’s Project on Criminal Justice and managing editor of PoliceMisconduct.net. Follow him on Twitter @BlanksSlate
Police state Obama praises himself on criminal justice reform, but he could have done so much more
Race in America Beyond the Confederate flag: The rest of the country needs to be more honest about its own racist legacy
Crime and punishment Even the damning video of a cop killing Walter Scott doesn’t guarantee justice will be served
Across the U.S.A. There’s no respect for the rule of law in Ferguson because the government destroyed it
Conservatism today “Stop Helping Us” more about reinforcing black stereotypes than finding small government solutions
Government run amok Could the New Republic be any more wrong about libertarians and police militarization?
Getting it Right To reach blacks, libertarians must begin to understand the African-American experience