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Arresting Your Property? How Civil Asset Forfeiture Turns Police into Profiteers by The Heritage Foundation. Civil asset forfeiture is a law enforcement tool with a dark side. Meant to ensure that “crime does not pay,” civil forfeiture laws allow police […]


Lapham’s Quarterly provides an excerpt from The Ransom of the Soul: Afterlife and Wealth in Early Western Christianity by Peter Brown.


A. O. Scott reviews Why Grow Up? :Subversive Thoughts for an Infantile Age by Susan Neiman.