[Economist] In 2020 America experienced a terrible surge in murder. Why?The recent crime spike wipes out 20 years of violence declines
[Vox] 2020’s historic surge in murders, explainedThe 2020 murder surge is the largest increase in violence we’ve seen since 1960
[NYT] The Pandemic Has Hindered Many of the Best Ideas for Reducing ViolenceYou couldn’t create a situation that [Routine Activities] theory would predict to be more volatile,
[New Yorker] How Far Can Abused Women Go to Protect Themselves?In Alabama, Roman found, no women received justifiable-homicide rulings between 2006, when the state’s Stand Your Ground law was implemented, and 2010, after which the state stopped reporting its data.
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