Jedediah Purdy

Politics & Government
10:45 am
Fri June 21, 2013

Civitas’ Moral Monday Arrestee Database Elicits Critical Responses

The 'Pick the Protester Game' on the Civitas website.
Credit screen shot of Civitas website

The  Civitas Institute posted an online database of Moral Monday/Witness Wednesday arrestees yesterday on its website, prompting a flood of responses and online commentary. The database includes demographic breakdowns of 382 people by political affiliation, age, race, and employment, and even includes a “Pick The Protester Game" in which the user must match a piece of demographic information with one of three mugshots.

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