from Breakingviews:

Flash crash case suggests small can be systemic

April 22, 2015

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own. 

from The Great Debate:

Price of preventing one crime: between $700 – $1,700

By Mikael Priks
April 21, 2015

Security cameras are seen on a building at the Bund in front of the financial district of Pudong in Shanghai

Security cameras are seen on a building at the Bund in front of the financial district of Pudong in Shanghai March 6, 2015. REUTERS/Aly Song

from Breakingviews:

Response to Paris attacks caught between two risks

By Pierre Briancon
January 8, 2015

By Pierre Briancon

The author is  Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from Breakingviews:

Review: Two centuries of trust, frauds and finance

By Edward Hadas
January 2, 2015

By Edward Hadas

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from The Great Debate:

Feds can help reform police, but watch out for unintended consequences

By Inimai Chettiar
December 15, 2014

People take part in a protest against Eric Garner grand jury decision in Manhattan in New York

In the aftermath of the deaths of Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri, and Eric Garner in Staten Island, New York, protesters across the nation are looking to Washington for action and answers. This seems a strange disconnect, however, because policing is regarded as a local matter. The federal government, the public is told, has no jurisdiction over local law enforcement issues.

from Breakingviews:

BNP’s Prot should go

By Pierre Briancon
July 1, 2014

By Pierre Briançon

The author is a Reuters Breakingviews columnist. The opinions expressed are his own.

from India Insight:

New book describes crimes against civilians during Mizo uprising

April 7, 2014

The two-decade-long Mizo rebellion from 1966 to 1986 remains the only conflict in which the Indian government used war planes against its citizens. Few written records exist on the conflict in which the Mizo National Front (MNF) revolted against the government, trying to establish an independent country.

from Photographers' Blog:

Courage in the face of brutality

November 25, 2013

San Salvador, El Salvador

By Ulises Rodriguez

The clock on the wall marked four in the morning. It was a cold and wet Saturday in July, but I was sitting in the warm offices of El Salvador’s Red Cross. Suddenly, the relative calm and silence in the emergency unit was interrupted when the phone rang. The loud noise made me jump. The phone operator said: “What is your name? If you don’t identify yourself, we can’t help you.”

from Photographers' Blog:

Opening a blind eye to femicide

By Jorge Dan Lopez
November 25, 2013

Guatemala City, Guatemala

By Jorge Dan Lopez

Violence and death are always present and tangible in Guatemala. The population seems to accept it as normal, even more so when women are the victims. In many cases, society simply ignores it, sits in silence or turns a blind eye.

from India Insight:

Mumbai police look to Bollywood for image makeover

November 19, 2013

Mumbai's police department has deployed an unusual strategy to revamp its sagging reputation and to counter criticism that it hasn't done a good job at solving crimes against women in the city - it called the biggest game in town and asked for help.