Supreme Court

A Distant Mirror: The Leo Frank Lynching
August 16, 2015

How a century-old crime foreshadowed today's polarized politics.

Inside the Fight to End Trans Discrimination in the Military
July 24, 2015

Transgender soldiers can now serve openly in the military, just 5 years after the repeal of Don't Ask Don't Tell. How did it happen so fast? 

Police Have Too Much Power Over Motorists
July 23, 2015

Sandra Bland’s violent arrest shows why the law must change.

The New Nuclear Family
July 23, 2015

What gay marriage means for the future of parenthood.

The Supreme Court Didn't Cure Republicans of Homophobia
July 14, 2015

Scott Walker believes that Boy Scouts need to be "protected" from gay people.

Clarence Thomas Deserves Criticism. Just Leave His Race Out of It.
July 06, 2015

George Takei’s “blackface” remark reflects a broader problem with liberal attacks on the reactionary justice.

Ted Cruz Is Right: The Supreme Court Needs Term Limits
July 02, 2015

But judicial elections are not the answer.

Anthony Kennedy’s Same-Sex Marriage Opinion Was a Logical Disaster
July 01, 2015

It was the correct ruling, but John Roberts's dissent completely outmatched him.

The Supreme Court Isn’t Afraid to Mess With Texas
June 30, 2015

The Lone Star State felt the impact of this SCOTUS season more than any other state.

How to Improve Obamacare
June 30, 2015

After the Supreme Court's ACA ruling, what’s next for health care reform?

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