Democrats have hammered home that putting Barrett on the court at this moment is an extraordinary power grab, and voters seem to agree. Turning attention away from the hearings would be useful for the Republicans when voters are on their way to the polls.
- September 23, 2020“A Trump appointment will very much solidify the power of corporations and businesses on the Supreme Court."
- September 18, 2020
Bill Moyers sit down with Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg to discuss the most pressing global issues faced by present-day women leaders.
- June 11, 2020
Advocacy organizations have sued the Trump administration to stop a 16-year-old boy from being summarily sent back to Honduras after he crossed into the U.S. last week to join his father. It’s the first challenge to the Trump administration’s policy of mass expulsions of border-crossers, under which nearly 45,000 migrants — including 2,000 children — have been pushed out of the U.S.
- June 5, 2020
Democracy in America has been a series of narrow escapes. We may be running out of luck, and no one is coming to save us. For that, we have only ourselves.
- June 1, 2020Is Our Nation a Battleground Where There Will Be Winners and Losers?
- May 5, 2020Today’s pandemic alters our tradition of protest and dissent.
- October 17, 2017Why the families of people killed by police are holding "Take a Knee" actions to highlight their demands for transparency.