4/8/2008 12:54 PM ET
Times reporter (and former Jimmy Carter appointee) looks back with regret at the "get tough" laws that doomed hundreds of thousands to recidivism.
3/10/2008 12:48 PM ET
There they go again: "...but incarceration rates have continued to rise while crime rates have fallen." Hey, maybe the reason crime rates have fallen is that more criminals are in jail!
1/28/2008 1:23 PM ET
Public Editor Clark Hoyt's take on the Times' inflammatory story on murderous veterans: A worthy idea marred by shoddy statistics and the eternal journalistic quest to uncover a trend.
1/17/2008 11:21 AM ET
Outrage over a sleazy Times story on U.S. veterans who come home and kill.
1/16/2008 12:54 PM ET
Lack of context makes a story on murders committed by returning veterans from Iraq and Afghanistan both invidious and journalistically worthless.
1/14/2008 1:47 PM ET
The Times relies on dubious statistics about U.S. soldiers returning home and committing crimes to link the Vietnam War with Iraq.
12/5/2007 1:47 PM ET
Relegating the indictment of a top Hillary Clinton fundraiser to a brief story, without a byline and with a boring headline.
11/28/2007 2:28 PM ET
Those lying Feds? "But, to the dismay of many of Greenport's 2,500 residents, the raid here did not match [Immigration and Customs Enforcement officer Julie Myers'] words."
11/21/2007 4:12 AM ET
As columnist Selena Roberts moves to Sports Illustrated, her shoddy treatment of the Duke lacrosse players shouldn't be forgotten.
11/20/2007 1:00 AM ET
The Post's description is a classic example of moral equivalence, in which aggressor and victim are co-belligerents.