by Ian Millhiser Posted on August 22, 2014
The Supreme Court was "once a leader in the world" in combating racial discrimination, according to Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg. “What’s amazing," she added, "is how things have changed.”
by Shannon Greenwood Posted on July 22, 2014
The European Court of Justice Advocate General 's opinion could make gay asylum seeker's quest much easier.
by Ian Millhiser Posted on July 18, 2014 Updated: July 18, 2014
A provision of the Oklahoma constitution, providing that "[m]arriage in this state shall consist only of the union of one man and one woman" is unconstitutional.
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by Ian Millhiser Posted on June 30, 2014 Updated: June 30, 2014
For decades, America’s religious liberty law has been guided by a simple principle — one person’s religious liberty stops at another person’s body. Hobby Lobby threatens this principle.
by Hayes Brown Posted on June 19, 2014
Though not naming precisely who would be barred from entering the U.S. under these new rules, they place greater pressure on the Ugandan government.
by Ian Millhiser Posted on June 16, 2014 Updated: June 16, 2014
If another conservative joins the Supreme Court, however, there may be enough votes to overrule Lawrence. That would mean that sex bans like the one in Alabama would come roaring back to life.
by Annie-Rose Strasser Posted on June 14, 2014
While the sentiment in itself isn't surprising, since Martin is gay, it made a political statement in a country where homosexuality is a crime.
by Annie-Rose Strasser Posted on May 10, 2014 Updated: May 11, 2014
To break the next barrier, he'll need to make the team this summer.
by Annie-Rose Strasser Posted on May 9, 2014
Michael Sam asks fans to judge him, but not for who he is attracted to.
by Hayes Brown Posted on May 1, 2014 Updated: May 1, 2014
She was denied the right to have her wife's ashes buried next to her in a veterans cemetery. Now a fellow vet wants to help.