by Ian Millhiser Posted on March 25, 2015 Updated: March 25, 2015
Wednesday's decision is a victory for black voters in Alabama. It is unclear, however, whether it will prove to be much of a victory.
by Nicole Flatow Posted on March 25, 2015 Updated: March 25, 2015
When Peggy Young was advised by her doctor not to perform heavy lifting during pregnancy, she was faced with the choice to either continue the now-dangerous work or go on unpaid leave without benefits.
by Carimah Townes Posted on March 25, 2015 Updated: March 25, 2015
Don't be fooled by what you see on TV.
by Ian Millhiser Posted on March 24, 2015 Updated: March 25, 2015
In the grim history of the Supreme Court of the United States, here are five justices who stand out as the worst.
by Alice Ollstein Posted on March 24, 2015 Updated: March 24, 2015
"I want to tell them, 'You're slime balls,' but I can't," said DC Council member David Grosso (I) about those pushing for the private prison health care contract.
by Nicole Flatow Posted on March 24, 2015 Updated: March 24, 2015
"The corrections system is one of the most overlooked, misunderstood institutions we have in our entire government.," said Justice Anthony Kennedy.
by Esther Yu-Hsi Lee Posted on March 23, 2015 Updated: March 23, 2015
Current policies vary across police departments, but mirroring the population of the community police officers serve could help improve relationships.
by Ian Millhiser Posted on March 23, 2015
Though voter ID laws' supporters often claim that they are necessary to combat voter fraud at the polls, such fraud barely exists.
George Soros leads a global conspiracy to abolish the game of golf! Plus, four more conspiracy theories Ted Cruz actually believes.
by Ian Millhiser Posted on March 23, 2015 Updated: March 23, 2015
Four justices are over the age of 76. Depending on who replaces them, things could get very bad, very fast.