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Inside the Police-Industrial Complex

At the 2015 convention of the International Association of Chiefs of Police, a view of the public-private partnerships that have come to shape modern policing—and to complicate questions of reform.

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The Evolving State of American Policing

For a century, the annual conference of police chiefs has sounded the same complaints. Is it time to de-couple the war on poverty from the war on crime?

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How I Cheated My Way Into Arlington National Cemetery

An early education in the hollowness of patriotic performance.