Award-winning Palestinian American author Laila Elhaddad is one of the lead plaintiffs suing the Biden administration over its funding of Israel’s unfolding genocide in Gaza.
Author and legal scholar Elie Mystal’s first book argues that the U.S. Constitution and Bill of Rights are deeply flawed, but that it’s still possible to use them to protect the rights of women and people of color.
Dr. Judy Lubin of the Center for Urban and Racial Equity explains why it is important to be intentional about dismantling systemic racism in the coming battle to nominate the next Supreme Court justice.
Opinion | Donald Trump | Jan. 6 | Voter Suppression | January 6 | Kyrsten Sinema | Freedom to Vote Act | Insurrection | 2022 Midterms | Republicans | GOP | voting rights | Joe Manchin | John Lewis Voting Rights Advancement Act | Democrats | Congress
Voting rights reform has died an ignoble death in Congress. The way forward isn’t clear or inspiring, but at least we still have one.
California Gov. Gavin Newsom emerged from a recall election on Sept. 14, 2021, as the big winner, having secured a heavy majority of the vote. But while most eyes were on the
Opinion | abortion rights | SB 6 | Roe v. Wade | Gerrymandering | California | Gavin Newsom | Voter Suppression | California Recall | Supreme Court | Nick Rathod | Texas | Republicans
If Tuesday’s recall vote in California passes, the Golden State will go the way of Texas, and Democrats will have only themselves to blame.
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Democrats don’t seem too worried about the current Republican war on voting rights. They should be.
Opinion | Voting Rights Act | 2022 election | Voter Suppression | 2020 Election | GOP | voting rights
Anti-democratic voter suppression bills are sweeping the country, taking aim at many of the methods that supported record turnout in the 2020 election.
Conversations across the lines of race, class, politics, and religion can have a transformative impact on a community.
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I managed to rebuild my sense of self and safety starting the day I ran away from my father—only to then watch “him” win the White House in the guise of Donald Trump.
Transformative solutions will have to address both the benefits and the costs—and provide a path to a healthy future for those facing the greatest losses.