by Carimah Townes Posted on April 8, 2015
The modern debtors' prison.
by Ian Millhiser Posted on April 7, 2015
Paul's philosophy of governance would destroy decades of civil rights legislation won by men and women who literally bled for the cause of freedom.
by Zack Ford Posted on April 6, 2015
Refusing to make an anti-gay cake is not discrimination against someone's religious identity, according to the Colorado Civil Rights Division.
by Carimah Townes Posted on February 26, 2015
The Senate Judiciary Committee raved about Loretta Lynch's previous work, and criminal justice advocates share that enthusiasm as well.
by Jessica Goldstein Posted on February 23, 2015
John Legend and Common took home the Academy Award for Best Original Song for "Glory."
by Alice Ollstein Posted on February 13, 2015
"I say, at some point in time, you've got to forgive people...and you've got to move on," Alabama's Secretary of State John Merrill told ThinkProgress.
by Beenish Ahmed Posted on January 23, 2015
“In a very discreet way, he was a strong advocate of women." It's very, very discreet.
by Jessica Goldstein Posted on January 12, 2015
Featuring: rape survivor advocacy, complicated women, and the best Bill Cosby joke yet.
by Heidi Williamson - Guest Contributor Posted on September 30, 2014
Our history is filled with examples of how withholding existing resources from vulnerable communities harms their ability to make decisions about their lives.
by Ian Millhiser & Nicole Flatow Posted on September 25, 2014
An unprecedented evolution on criminal justice. Aggressive moves on voting rights. As Eric Holder announces he's leaving, his work has just begun.