News and Features
Charging people with a "hate crime" when their crime is essentially some type of assault is a troubling trend.
Feminist anthropology fights for public voice in a new era.
President Bush's power to appoint judges is one he hardly deserves because of the way he achieved his office.
A sit-in at the university highlights the gulf between a great educational institution and the unconscionable working conditions many of its employees experience there.
A grassroots movement for immigrant legalization is gathering strength.
Prevention and treatment require a focus on overall health and development.
A parody of Gone With the Wind has run into legal trouble: too revealing of the real nature of slavery?
With NAFTA as an ugly precedent, the proposed trade pact is generating serious opposition from a number of social and economic sources.
A campaign to help sick people in need of unaffordable medicines is clashing with forces in the global pharmaceutical industry.
The death penalty needs to be thought through by liberals, and its acceptance or rejection cannot be á la carte.