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A win for LGBT advocates would be historic, but uncertainty over religious exemptions and the status of domestic partnerships and civil unions remains.
How the reckless Hobby Lobby decision has excited the imagination of the right wing.
The NSA is monitoring almost all of our international communications. This is a fundamental violation of First and Fourth Amendment rights.
Reform advocates are making a compelling case for policies that take aim at mass incarceration.
It didn’t work in Afghanistan, so let’s do it in Mexico.
Corporations are not people, money is not speech, and votes must matter more than billionaires’ dollars.
Thanks to the revolution in digital technology, privacy is about to go the way of the eight-track player.
As of last year, the university had $8 million invested in Corrections Corporation of America, as well as shares in other private security firms.
New legislation in the Senate is a first step to giving the more than 70 million Americans with criminal records a second chance.
These well-meaning changes will simply reproduce racial inequality.