Ideology almost perfectly predicts the position of criminologists on issues from gun control to capital punishment to harsh sentencing.
Today’s level of lawlessness and insecurity in many black communities is a relatively new phenomenon. In the 1950s, ’40s, ’30s and earlier times, people didn’t bar their windows.
Police and laws can never replace moral values as restraints on personal conduct.
Sex slavery is evil. Authorities should do everything they can to stop it. But there is a big difference between slavery and sex work done by consenting adults.
Voluntary trade is the only way for human beings to deal with one another, to make their flourishing possible and to enhance it through division of labor.
“The number of hate crime hoaxes actually exceeds the number of convictions. The majority of these high-profile incidents never happened” according to the author of Hate Crime Hoax.
Most of today’s major problems encountered by black people have little or nothing to do with racial discrimination and a legacy of slavery.
How often do people lie to or about the police?
Where there is no criminal activity associated with any drug usage, it should be treated as a medical problem, as opposed to a criminal problem.