In the Shadow of 9/11 Samuel Moyn, The Nation

I’m a Pakistani-American Muslim in a Prison 5 Miles From the Twin Towers. Since 9/11, I’ve Been Treated Like the Enemy Tariq Maqbool, The Marshall Project

The Forever Trial at Guantánamo Amy Davidson Sorkin, The New Yorker

‘The Longest Shadow’: 9/11 leads to the militarization of US police departments Lucien Bruggeman, Jinsol Jung, Sandy Lee, Evan Simon, Tonya Simpson, and Josh Margolin, ABC News

NYPD’s Legacy Of Police Surveillance, From Black Panthers To Mosques To Black Lives Matter Matt Katz, Gothamist

9/11 and the Rise of the (Unionized) Security Officer Sarah Jones, New York Magazine

If the Police Lie, Should They Be Held Liable? Often the Answer Is No. Shaila Dewan, New York Times

Post-Ferguson Police Reform Stalls Among Racial Divisions William Freivogel, Pulitzer Center

Portland will not enforce citywide vaccine mandate on police force Rebecca Ellis, Oregon Public Broadcasting

Federal Officials Now Say That Transferring Detainees Between Jails Holding Immigrants Contributed To Coronavirus Outbreaks Hamed Aleaziz, BuzzFeed News

Thousands were released from prison because of COVID. Will they have to return? Patrice Gaines, NBC News

A San Quentin COVID-19 survivor reflects and looks forward Joe Garcia, Washington Post

As New York City Jail Deaths Mount, Hochul Vows To Review Decarceration Bill George Joseph, Gothamist

Advocates Say New DC Clemency Rules Give Too Much Power To The Feds Jenny Gathright, DCist

Why defend the guilty? Because justice is important Douglas D. Ford, Atlanta Journal-Constitution

A conservative argument for ending the death penalty Jay Evensen, Deseret News

Honoring Attica After Half a Century Heather Ann Thompson, The Nation

‘Attica’ Review: A Notorious Incident of Violence Against Prisoners Connects to Today in Chilling Doc Robert Daniels, IndieWire

A Film That Draws You Into a Frightening – And Compelling – Psyche David Sims, The Atlantic

How Do You Tell John Walker Lindh’s Story? Bilge Ebiri, New York Magazine

The Painter on the Street Ottessa Moshfegh, GQ