News and Features
The marriage-equality movement confronts anti-gay sentiment among blacks.
On October 29, 2002, George W. Bush signed the Help America Vote Act
(HAVA). Hidden behind its apple-pie-and-motherhood name lies a nasty
civil rights time bomb.
The March for Women's Lives is paying considerable attention to issues of
concern to minority women.
Why we must rethink the paradigm we use for judging human ability.
After bloody battles for desegregation, blacks in Memphis are still behind.
Racial tensions still simmer in the rural county where Brown was born.
How four federal judges brought the rule of reason to the South.
The product of black legal skill and strategy, Brown has a black copyright.
At the time, the Justices had doubts that Brown was rightly decided.
Click here to read Brown at 50 by Eric Foner and Randall Kennedy.