This week we roundup research on legitimate violence by the state, and share exciting posts from our partner and community pages.

There’s Research on That:

“Can Your Country Be a Criminal?” by Jillian LaBranche. We round up research on legitimated violence by the state, including changes in what kind of violence is considered legal or not.

From Our Partners:


“Battling for Native American Lands (A Policy Brief)” by Timothy Evans.

Council on Contemporary Families:

“What’s the Role of Child Protective Services? New Study Points to Parallels with Policing?” by Virginia Rutter

From Our Community Pages:

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