Don’t ignore the federal side, but state and local issues can be just as important.
Law and Justice
The Republican coalition is not as receptive as you might expect.
This widespread police practice is literally killing people.
At the end of the day, the will of the people matters more than the will of the Court.
How the GOP’s ever-growing split will affect the ideological makeup of SCOTUS.
A brief history of states’ rights, the Supreme Court and the origins of “the right to bear arms.”
Woody Allen’s marriage to Soon-Yi Previn wasn’t just scandalous — it should have been illegal. And that’s just one example.
If so, we might have Sonia Sotomayor to thank.
The shootings in Orlando and debates over transgender bathroom access show that marriage is only the beginning in the push for full equality.
I met recently with a nonprofit organization that seeks to reduce prison usage in the United States. After our meeting, I tried to come up with a list of ideas and policies that I think should have wider circulation amongst the body politic that would help to promote a deep re-thinking of mass incarceration. I… Read more »