Discussing Immigration and Crime on the Utterly Moderate Podcast.
Here’s some hope for supporters of criminal justice reform. By Charles Lane, Washington Post, March 30, 2021
Undocumented Immigrants Are Half as Likely to be Arrested for Violent Crimes as U.S.-Born Citizens. By Melinda Wenner, Scientific American, December 7, 2020.
Is There a Connection Between Undocumented Immigrants and Crime? By Anna Flagg, New York Times, May 13, 2019
The Kiev Caper (discussion of “Segregation and Violence Reconsidered”) The Weeds Podcast (skip to~47 min)
What 7 statistics tell us about immigration and crime. By Catherine E. Shoichet, CNN, January 9, 2019
Trump weaponizes immigration frenzy with killings, but crime data aren’t on his side. By Cindy Carcamo, Hannah Fry and Corina Knoll, LA Times, November 02, 2018
All Things Considered (radio interview)
How Mollie Tibbetts’ Death Became Political Fodder Just Hours After Police Said the Suspect Is an Immigrant. By Samantha Cooney and Gina Martinez, TIME, August 22, 2018
Fact Check: Trump’s take on immigrant crime off mark. By Colleen Long, Associated Press, June 22, 2018
Two charts demolish the notion that immigrants here illegally commit more crime. By Christopher Ingraham, Washington Post, June 19, 2018
Undocumented immigrants less likely to be arrested for drugs, alcohol. By Ronnie Cohen, Reuters, August 8, 2017
Black Americans See Gains in Life Expectancy. By Sabrina Tavernise, The New York Times, May 8, 2016
Foreclosures may be driving the rise in suicides. By Emily Badger, Washington Post, May 9, 2014