CRACK vs. POWDER….The Supreme Court ruled today that it’s OK for judges to “consider the disparity between the guidelines’ treatment of crack and powder cocaine offenses” when sentencing crack cocaine sellers. If I’m doing the math correctly, they approved a judge’s reduction in a crack case from 100x the guideline for powder cocaine to only 80x. I guess this counts as progress.
The White House/FlickrAfter Being Invited to Visit, Trump Insults the British AgainFor a second time and with no evidence, the president accuses the British of spying on his campaign.
Elizabeth Warren/FlickrThe Fallacy of Evaluating Which Candidate Is More ProgressiveAmong those that are described as the most progressive, there is no uproar in favor of impeachment.