Crime

taki new york

I’m now considered a freak in New York

October 22, 2020 9:15 am

A fierce dedication to family and country is now considered anathema, like having good manners or wearing a suit

blm

Britain clambers aboard the BLM bandwagon

October 6, 2020 11:33 am

The public does not buy into the notion that there is ‘structural’ racism in the UK. There isn’t

new york

New York has turned ugly

October 5, 2020 3:09 pm

I haven’t seen so many overflowing garbage cans or homeless people since the 1970s

suburbs

Rotten apple: New Yorkers are fleeing to the suburbs

September 28, 2020 3:30 pm

The tradesmen have never been busier, sprucing up houses to New York tastes. White everything, I’m told

sweden clan

Sweden’s new epidemic: clan-based crime

September 17, 2020 12:59 pm

A summer of violence has left even jaded Swedes reeling

stabbings amok

Falsehoods are running amok

September 10, 2020 12:15 am

We have been lied to too often

aaron coleman

The tragedy of Aaron Coleman

September 9, 2020 6:59 pm

Coleman did a very bad thing, very recently, and seeks to have a role where his personality is relevant to thousands of lives

incarceration

If anything, America has an under-incarceration problem

August 29, 2020 12:20 pm

The victims of violent crime are paying the price

manhattan journalism

Extra, extra — read all about us!

July 15, 2020 1:39 pm

Journalism is dying of self-obsession

defund Protesters hold up signs on June 3, 2020

‘Defund the police’ just means ‘I’m rich’

July 6, 2020 3:50 pm

Wealthy white liberals don’t suffer the consequences of their fringe ideologies

baltimore

Is change on the horizon in Baltimore?

June 12, 2020 4:09 pm

Brandon Scott would be deemed a success as mayor if he could avoid a major political scandal while keeping annual homicides under 300

abolish police

Abolish the police. Then what?

June 9, 2020 1:42 pm

Quite what happens after the police are abolished is less clear

riot

The roots of riot

May 30, 2020 11:11 am

This is the most sterile rebellion any country has ever seen

prison

Locked up in lockdown

May 24, 2020 12:38 pm

Spending the pandemic in prison

johnny depp

Why did no one believe Johnny Depp?

February 27, 2020 11:38 am

I’m having to rethink my prejudices, which is uncomfortable

cats

Cats: The Snuff Movie

February 21, 2020 10:15 am

Too many Netflix true-crime documentaries are tiresome and overlong. This one was a lot worse than that

harvey weinstein

What if Harvey Weinstein did nothing wrong?

January 24, 2020 2:06 pm

There’s something far more evil than being a sex creep of his ilk: the culture that brought him down

detroit

Detroit’s comeback is a myth

December 3, 2019 9:50 am

The economy booms, the construction cranes jam the skylines while the homeless set up camp on the sidewalks and bathe in the public fountains

swedish

Bomb attacks are now a normal part of Swedish life

October 24, 2019 10:10 am

Gang violence is now at a level where it threatens to undermine the Swedish state

bianca devins

The bizarre, normal death of Bianca Devins

July 16, 2019 3:23 pm

If her killer is exceptional, it is in his pathetic keenness to make this a point of pride

donald trump racist incidents

Trump has made America less racist

May 16, 2019 1:08 pm

Anti-black and anti-Hispanic prejudice has declined since 2016, new study shows

legalize drugs

The time has come for Britain to legalize drugs

May 2, 2019 9:48 am

The profit from drugs fuels the underworld of organized crime

judith alice clark

The amazing tale of Judith Alice Clark

April 23, 2019 12:18 pm

Tupac’s stepfather wowed the anti-imperialist into being a getaway driver

jussie smollett

The privilege of Jussie Smollett

March 26, 2019 2:31 pm

If the actor inspires others to create their own hate crime hoaxes, he is a threat to public safety

bundy serial killers

What is it about young women and serial killers?

February 11, 2019 10:02 am

On the surface, Ted Bundy was good-looking, normal-behaving and could be disarmingly charming