Jun 22, 2014
Focusing college-student recruitment on poor neighborhoods can overlook middle-class African Americans entitled to affirmative action.
Jan 12, 2015
Can we reconcile the belated attention to rape on campus with due process?
Feb 05, 2015
LGBT activists and funders are debating the movement’s post-marriage priorities.
Jul 12, 2015
The stakes in the new battle over unions have far-reaching implications.
May 04, 2015
Elena Kagan is rewriting the role of a Supreme Court justice in American democracy.
Apr 29, 2015
A century of federal, state, and local policies have quarantined Charm City’s black population in isolated slums.
Apr 27, 2015
To win the presidential election will require selective dissents and little blasphemies.
Apr 23, 2015
The ban of a common medical procedure is giving the state a dubious distinction.
Apr 21, 2015
They've been the driving force behind anti-LGBT legislation. But now their numbers are falling off.
Apr 16, 2015
Indiana's 'religious freedom' law is just one of dozens of state-level bills that could allow LGBT discrimination.
Apr 10, 2015
If you think the Civil War is over, think again.
Apr 06, 2015
Three ways city and state governments can make the difference.
Miscarriage of Justice: Asian-American Women Targeted -- and All Women Threatened -- by Feticide Laws Like Indiana'sApr 03, 2015
Purvi Patel's pregnancy ended with a medical emergency—and a 20-year prison sentence.
Apr 01, 2015
The cases in question are essentially zero-sum conflicts of claimed rights.
Mar 27, 2015
The legacy of slavery and prescribed gender roles continues to rob millions of their fair share.
Mar 06, 2015
The 50th anniversary of Bloody Sunday—the catalyst for passage of the Voting Rights Act—is being remembered at a moment when voting rights in the South are at their most precarious in half a century.
Mar 04, 2015
Israel and AIPAC are using Congress to push their own agenda of increasing sanctions on Iran and reducing presidential authority.
Mar 03, 2015
When a public function is privatized, the result is a muddled middle ground.
Feb 10, 2015
The creation of 257,000 new jobs in January is surely good news, but it's been a long time since most workers have seen substantial raises.