Get Truthdig's headlines in your inbox!
Supreme Court Moves to Undo Civil Rights Law ... Again
What Happened to Narendra Modi's Childhood Bride?
The Collapse of Europe?
Trojan Hearse: Greek Elections and the Euro Leper Colony
How Israel Went from Being a Democratic to a Republican Project
By Allen Barra $18.45
By Ellen E. Schultz
Bisbi (CC BY 2.0)
In the latest scale back of the nation’s war on drugs, the president has ordered the release of eight people serving from 15 years to life sentences for crack cocaine crimes that no longer would qualify for such harsh punishment.
trekandshoot via Shutterstock
The prosecutor and trial judge urged federal officials to commute Clarence Aaron’s sentence, but the Justice Department had other ideas.
View the most popular tags overall?
Posted on Jan 30, 2015
Posted on Jan 29, 2015
A Progressive Journal of News and Opinion
Publisher Zuade Kaufman | Editor Robert Scheer
© 2015 Truthdig, LLC. All rights reserved.
Website development by Hop Studios