The Public Interest

White lies about black crime

John J. DiIulio, Jr.

Winter 1995

IN the Fall 1994 edition of this journal, Glenn C. Loury, James Q. Wilson, Paul H.  Robinson, Patrick A. Langan, and Richard T. Gill commented on my essay “The Question of Black Crime.” I am very grateful to each of them, to the many others who have communicated their ideas and criticisms, and to the editors for inviting me to offer additional data and arguments on this challenging subject.

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