Patricia J. Williams



March 22 2013 12:31 AM
The Nation columnist Patricia J. Williams weighs in on the police shooting of 16-year-old Kimani Gray, raising important questions about the demise of the presumption of innocence when young black males are involved.
Jan. 22 2013 12:15 AM
If recent mass shootings have reinvigorated the conversation about gun regulation and access to mental-health treatment, they must also generate a discussion of the Constitution, the role of government and our responsibility to one another, writes Nation columnist Patricia J. Williams.