The New York Times Magazine's latest issue, The Lives They Lived
, is a tribute to cultural icons that have died in 2012. Adam Yauch, a.k.a MCA of the Beastie Boys, is featured on the cover
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"The argument is straightforward: When less legal work is available, more illegal 'work' takes place. ... But there have long been difficulties with the notion that unemployment causes crime
. " Author James Q. Wilson on crime, law enforcement and the economy.