Maybe the Supreme Court Isn't as Pro-Gun as We Thought
June 16, 2014
Justice Kennedy rejects an audacious new NRA argument.
Both sides are spending more and fighting harder.
Gun Nuts Find a New Target: The NFL
December 05, 2013
Thanks to a recent football policy decision, two of America's favorite pastimes are mad at each other.
Is DOMA Headed for Disaster?
June 19, 2013
A limited ruling would be a constitutional trainwreck.
Bathrooms Are Not Separate-But-Equal
June 12, 2013
A Maine court case signals the next frontier of civil rights: transgender equality.
Who Killed Gun Control?
April 17, 2013
The gun-control push basically died today. Could the president have done anything to have it turn out differently?
Is the Filibuster Unconstitutional?
March 07, 2013
The Founding Fathers might not approve of today's Senate.
Gun Control Is "Racist"?
February 04, 2013
The NRA would know. A short history of race and gun laws.
Franklin Roosevelt: The Father of Gun Control
December 19, 2012
Gun control is one of the great pieces of unfinished business for the Democratic Party. Although the party has never been unified in its support of restrictive gun laws – indeed, gun control historically transcends the usual party lines – for the past century Democrats have pushed for a more vigorous role for government in regulating guns.