Eve Levin // 10/31/17 //
A free and independent judiciary is necessary to support a free press, writes Nancy Leong at Take Care.
In addition to taking a knee, NFL players should advocate specific policing reforms like mandatory de-escalation training and independent criminal investigations of police shootings, argues Chiraag Bains at the Guardian.
The White House has adopted an increasingly authoritarian response to media criticism, observes Aaron Blake at the Washington Post.
The federal government moved toward releasing 2,800 documents related to the assassination of President John F. Kennedy (NYT).