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Why Do Progressives Love Criminals?

A symposium with Theodore Dalrymple et al. Excerpt: Dalrymple: That leftists regard the criminal justice system as criminal and therefore regard criminals as “primitive rebels” against an unjust system is, I suppose, right, though few of them would openly admit...
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What Criminal Justice Activists Really Think Of Loretta Lynch

US Politics / Liberal : Think Progress (17 hours ago)

The Senate Judiciary Committee raved about Loretta Lynch's previous work, and criminal justice advocates share that enthusiasm as well. The post What Criminal Justice Activists Really Think Of Loretta Lynch appeared first on ThinkPr... Read Post

How it’s supposed to work

Politics : Lawyers, Guns & Money (4 years ago)

The perfectionist strain in American culture tends to rebel against the idea that in a well-functioning criminal justice system lots of probably-guilty people should not be convicted. Read Post

Making Criminals Pay, Literally

Politics : The Daily Dish By Andrew Sullivan (3 years ago)

Alex Tabarrok considers criminal justice fees unjust: It’s difficult to argue against criminal justice fees for those who can pay, but for those who cannot– and most criminal defendants are poor–such fees can be a personal and publi... Read Post

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