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 Updated: 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 Updated: October 1, 2014
An unprecedented evolution on criminal justice. Aggressive moves on voting rights. As Eric Holder announces he's leaving, his work has just begun.
by Ian Millhiser Posted on September 15, 2014
The unfortunate lesson is that ambitious lawyers should avoid unpopular clients if they want to keep their career options open.
by Carimah Townes Posted on August 14, 2014
How do we make sense of Ferguson from a cultural perspective?
by Josh Israel Posted on May 29, 2014
In the East Texas city of Pittsburg, one restaurant banned a same-sex couple from ever returning and citing a policy of only serving men who "act like men."
by Ian Millhiser Posted on May 14, 2014
If Abramson was fired because she complained about alleged pay disparities between men and women, that violates federal civil rights law.
by Scott Keyes Posted on April 15, 2014 Updated: April 18, 2014
Half a century after it was passed, there are still Republicans unsure about the Civil Rights Act of 1964.
by Ian Millhiser Posted on March 10, 2014
Three decades after his own presidential race, Barry Goldwater himself understood that the views he once championed were wrong. And Tea Party conservatives would foist these views upon the nation regardless.