P.R. Lockhart

P.R. Lockhart is an editorial intern at The American Prospect.


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A new Mississippi law that permits religious objectors to deny services to LGBT individuals violates civil liberties, say critics who have challenged the law in court. Read more

Health and Social Policy


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Protesters gathered in Raleigh and Chapel Hill to oppose HB2, chronicled here in a photo essay. Read more

Civil Rights in America


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Reformers arguing for civilian participation in misconduct investigations face opposition from police unions they say shield officers from disciplinary action. Read more

Law and Justice