Marshall Project Originals
The Anomaly of Dylann Roof
White-on-black murders rarely result in a death sentence. Roof might be an exception.
‘When She Objected to Putting Out Her Cigarette ... She Was Saying, Leave Me Alone.’
A selection of recent letters from our readers.
Why Dylann Roof’s Racism Will Only be Nurtured in Prison
An author and former prisoner reflects on the white supremacist’s potential fate.
Bryan Stevenson on Charleston and Our Real Problem with Race
“I don’t believe slavery ended in 1865, I believe it just evolved.”
What to Read: The Charleston Massacre
Selected news and comment from this morning’s Opening Statement.
In Charleston, Echoes of Violence from 1963
A prosecutor looks back on the Birmingham church bombing.