Conservatives should focus on how Americans actually live today and what set of economic and political arrangements make the most sense today.
Discussions & debates on the pressing issues of our current political scene.
Compared to Europe, Canada and Australia the honest answer is “yes—but with good reason.”
It’s far from clear that plea bargains drive the U.S. incarceration rate.
Debates should continue about root causes, but attacking incarceration is not the right way forward.
We do imprison too many, and Latzer unduly minimizes the breathtaking severity of America’s criminal justice system.
The best way to explain why we incarcerate so much is to explore what would happen if we didn’t.
Our system has become utterly cavalier in its use of the criminal sanction.
The key to understanding contemporary Sacrificial Politics is to recognize what people of the Left hold sacred: victims of oppression.
Piety is not itself nonsense and we cannot do without the recognition that some things are higher, off-limits, and worth sacrificing for.
lntersectionality makes no allowance for forgiveness, atonement, or reconciliation.
Anyone who has thought about identity politics must conclude that the term obfuscates more than it illuminates.
As with politics, so with law: progressive wokeness ensures that ideas, issues, and legal interpretations once debatable are now placed beyond dispute.