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It can’t happen here – and then it did

Joe Saltzman, University of Southern California, Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism When Americans think of journalists attacked, arrested or imprisoned while doing their job,...

Militarization has fostered a policing culture that sets up protesters as...

Tom Nolan, Emmanuel College The unrest sparked by the death of George Floyd after being pinned to the ground by the knee of a Minneapolis...

What policing during the pandemic can tell us about crime rates...

Tom Nolan, Emmanuel College Social distancing orders in place across the U.S. have added to the long list of low-level offenses that police are charged...

To stop police shootings of people with mental health disabilities, I...

Jennifer Sarrett, Emory University After Shukri Ali Said left her house during a mental health crisis on April 23, 2018, her sister called 911 for...

Want to reform America’s police? Look to firefighters

Roscoe Scarborough, College of Coastal Georgia Freddie Gray. Eric Garner. Michael Brown. The deaths of black youth and men at the hands of police have sparked...

Could a national buyback program reduce gun violence in America?

Lacey Wallace, Pennsylvania State University Americans own nearly half of the world’s guns, with approximately 120 firearms for every 100 U.S. residents. Gun control policies may...

How dogs help keep multiracial neighborhoods socially segregated

Sarah Mayorga-Gallo, University of Massachusetts Boston Cities in the United States are getting less segregated and, according to a recent national survey, most Americans value...

Rap music and threats of violence: A case for the Supreme...

Clay Calvert, University of Florida Kendrick Lamar won a Pulitzer Prize last year and Eminem set a record in 2019 for streams on Spotify. But...

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Hamid Razifard, University of Massachusetts Amherst and Ana Caicedo, University of Massachusetts Amherst The Research Brief is a short take on interesting academic work. The Big...