Research has shown that detention before trials contributes to broader patterns of inequality in the criminal justice system. In new research, Brandon P. Martinez, Nick Petersen, and Marisa Omori look at how pretrial detention length contributes to this inequality. Their analysis of pretrial detention patterns in Miami-Dade County, Florida, finds that Black people are more likely to […]
Popular posts this week
- How Black fraternities are actually harmful to Black culture in the US
- Comparing incomes can make us unhappy – but it may depend on whom we’re comparing ourselves to.
- Primary Primers: Why Super Tuesday will be the most important date in the 2020 election calendar
- Obama’s legacy is as a disappointingly conventional president
Alex Sager reviews The Cosmopolitan Tradition: A Noble but Flawed Ideal by Martha C. Nussbaum
Abu Turab Rizvi reviews Shadows of Doubt: Stereotypes, Crime, and the Pursuit of Justice by Brendan O’Flaherty and Rajiv Sethi
Ignas Kalpokas reviews Are Filter Bubbles Real? by Axel Bruns.
Megan Dean reviews The Politics of Weight: Feminist Dichotomies of Power in Dieting by Amelia Morris