Caroline Fredrickson is a Distinguished Visitor from Practice at Georgetown Law and a senior fellow at the Brennan Center for Justice. She is the author of three books, including The Democracy Fix: How to Win the Fight for Fair Rules, Fair Courts, and Fair Elections.
Two hundred years of amendments have moved America’s founding document almost entirely in one direction: left.
Despite a century of progress, the poor still don’t get a fair day in court.
How one improbable legal case drove the federal government to regulate greenhouse gases.
Our system of higher education has been gigafied, with depressing results.
Colleges’ mistreatment of part-time professors shortchanges students too.