Researchers John Roman and Aaron Chalfin have convinced the Urban Institute to publish their report, entitled “Is There an iCrime Wave?” You can read the whole shebang here, but here’s an excerpt with their reasoning: The recent increase in violent crime defies easy explanation, and
Some way, some how, Urban Institute researchers John Roman and Aaron Chalfin managed to convince the nonprofit to publish their report, entitled “Is There an iCrime Wave?” You can read the whole shebang here, but to give you the gist of it here’s their abstract:
iPol is an interesting blog, given that it’s writing on the national presidential race, but from a local perspective. Specifically, iPol reports on Iowa Democratic Caucus events, with a few related national events thrown in. It’s a good on the ground perspective for a topic we all ought to be following.