Jonathan MetzlThe commander in chief is impulsive, disdains expertise, and gets his intelligence briefings from Fox News. What does this mean for those on the front lines? Mark Bowden interviewed officers up and down the ranks to find out.
Why does falling life expectancy track political orientation?
Jonathan MetzlI've long been a fan, but Krugman's obliviousness to race and the work of race scholars gets ever-more embarrassing. Why does falling life expectancy track to political orientation? Um, read @DrIbram, @ProfCAnderson, #RobinDiAngelo , or #Dyingofwhiteness.
A Q&A with Jonathan Metzl, the author of Dying of Whiteness: How the Politics of Racial Resentment Is Killing America’s Heartland, who will speak on November 4 as part of a lecture series on race sponsored by BU Diversity & Inclusion.
Jonathan Metzl"Speaking of trauma: the race talk, the gun violence talk, and the racialization of gun trauma" - A remarkable new essay by @jdawncarlson and Madison Armstrong is the latest addition to our series @PalCommsOA@nature on "what guns mean"
The administration is expected to complete the repeal of a major Obama-era regulation that put limits on chemicals that could be used near streams, wetlands and water bodies.
Jonathan MetzlThe Trump administration will complete the legal repeal of clean water regulation, which had placed limits on polluting chemicals that could be used near streams, wetlands and water bodies.
In the aftermath of yet another mass shooting in America, loved ones grieve, gun control advocates call for common-sense reforms, and politicians suggest new “solutions” that won’t do anything about guns. These proposals frequently focus on mental...
Jailed multimillionaire financier and accused sex trafficker Jeffrey Epstein has died by suicide, two law enforcement sources said Saturday, a day after a court unsealed new details of the claims against him.
Jonathan MetzlSomething is not right here. Having spent decades working in psych hospitals -- it's very hard to do this if you're on suicide watch, and particularly if high-profile...
Four assumptions frequently arise in the aftermath of mass shootings in the United States: (1) that mental illness causes gun violence, (2) that psychiatric diagnosis can predict gun crime, (3) that shootings represent the deranged acts of mentally...