When, if ever, is it justified for the state to surveil, infiltrate and repress political movements? Connor Woodman replies to Alex Vitale's The End of Policing, and argues for an abolitionist perspective on political policing
David Correia and Tyler Wall select five essential books on the "order" police make.
For too long the field of criminology in general, and police studies in particular, has cut itself off from larger questions of justice.
Outbreaks of mass violence must be understood as social problems in need of political solutions rather than criminal justice problems in need of more punishment.