Why has there been so little criminal accountability for past killings, disappearances, and torture in the Mexican state of Guerrero?
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When it comes to making minors register as sex offenders, the costs to communities far outweigh the benefits.
The number of individuals in federal prison reached a record low last year. More can be done to make sure that trend continues.
During the wars of the 1990s, Croatia took in half a million displaced people, a memory that still lives on today as Europe’s refugees reach its borders.