The Common Good

Kevin Johnson

Blog Posts by Kevin Johnson

Posted by Kevin Johnson 4 weeks 4 days ago
The arrests of six Minnesota men accused earlier this month of attempting to join the Islamic State group highlights an unprecedented marketing effort being waged by the militant group in Iraq and...
Posted by Kevin Johnson 50 weeks 1 day ago
Taking aim at the Boy Scouts of America’s continuing ban on gay adult leaders, Attorney General Eric Holder said the prohibition perpetuates “the worst kind of stereotypes.”“It’s a relic of an age of...
Posted by Kevin Johnson 3 years 4 weeks ago
The campaign to abolish the death penalty has been freshly invigorated this month in a series of actions that supporters say represents increasing evidence that America may be losing its taste for...
Posted by Kevin Johnson 3 years 5 weeks ago
In the more than three decades since the national moratorium on the death penalty was lifted, there is no reliable research to determine whether capital punishment has served as a deterrent,...