by Carimah Townes Posted on June 4, 2015
Will the landmark finally part from its white supremacist roots?
by Ian Millhiser Posted on June 1, 2015
The case is consistent with a pattern in the Roberts Court, which has generally been skeptical of civil rights claims while also being fairly open to civil rights cases alleging religious discrimination.
by Jessica Goldstein Posted on May 12, 2015
The ACLU calls the “systemic failure to hire women directors at all levels of the film and television industry" a civil rights violation.
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.