The Wisconsin GOP’s plan to impeach a Democratic state Supreme Court justice is unsupported by law and would undermine judicial independence.
Passed by Canadian lawmakers in June, the Online News Act stipulates that tech companies must pay journalism outlets if they want to use their content. The U.S. and others could follow suit.
The Fourteenth Amendment automatically bars anyone taking part in or supporting an insurrection from public office.
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Who controls the reins of artificial intelligence will determine whether it serves us all or the wealthy few.
Emergency healthcare, mail delivery, broadband internet, government-issued IDs, and the right to vote often require a physical address.
Google whistleblower Blake Lemoine has strong opinions on the need to regulate AI, as well as to respect the rights of any sentience that emerges from it.
Trump keeps getting charged with crimes. Should we still care?
The Biden Administration’s decision to send cluster munitions to Ukraine is out of step with the rest of the world.
A Montana judge rules in favor of 16 young plaintiffs in the US’s first constitutional climate trial.
Trump was indicted for attempted election overturning, but not for insurrection. Legal scholar Corey Brettschneider dissects the charges.
It's true that far-right groups are relying on radio communications. But radio’s connection to movement organizing has a much longer and richer history.
A retired judge weighs in on the legal and political ramifications of the former president’s arrest and charges.
Unionized government employees are stepping in.
For “Rising Up with Sonali,” YES! Racial Justice editor Sonali Kolhatkar interviews Lisa Sherman Luna, Executive Director of Tennessee Immigrant and Refugee Rights Coalition Votes, and DaMareo Cooper, Co-Executive Director of Center for Popular Democracy Action.
Whether or not a jury eventually finds Trump guilty or not guilty, the mere fact that a former president has been indicted sends a powerful message: No one is above the law.
The branches of the U.S. military have long seen high schools as optimal recruiting grounds. Some veterans are beginning to fight the propaganda and tell students the truth about military service.
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