“When I heard that my 21-year-old son, a student at Harvard, had been stopped by New York City police on more than one occasion during the brief summer he spent as a Wall Street intern, I was angry. On one occasion, while wearing his best business suit, he was forced to lie face-down on a filthy sidewalk because — well, let’s be honest about it, because of the color of his skin.” From Christopher E. Smith, professor of criminal justice: What I learned about Stop-and-Frisk from watching my black son.

+ “Stay inside, lock the door, and don’t open it for anyone but properly credentialed law enforcement officers. ‘There is a massive manhunt underway. We’ve got every asset that we can possibly muster on the ground right now.'” From The Boston Globe: How the Marathon bombing manhunt really happened.