Arresting Our Way to ‘Justice’

So the next time you find yourself thinking idly that there oughta be a law—against not giving up your seat on a bus to someone who needs it more, or playing loud music in a public place, or panhandling—stop for a moment and think again. Yes, such things can be unpleasant for other people, but maybe there’s a just alternative to punishing those who do them. Continue reading