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Contrary to many claims, the Supreme Court did not uphold the “show me your papers” provision of SB-1070—the decision is a near-complete victory for immigrants’ rights.
We need universal healthcare now, Flowers argues.
Most Americans want pretty much the same outcome from healthcare reform, and it’s not what either major-party candidate is offering.
One simple answer is: partisanship.
Why is a first-world country imprisoning its children for life?
A GOP win in November would move the most conservative bench in history even further to the right.
The Supreme Court—as well as the Obama administration—upholds the right of the world’s biggest jailer to strip everyone who comes into its grasp.
The Supreme Court is so full of it, but the sad truth is that President Obama and the Democrats brought this potential judicial disaster upon themselves.
From Sacco and Vanzetti to Troy Davis, witnesses to crime scenes get it wrong too often. So why did the Supreme Court just make it harder to challenge such evidence in court?
Herzog’s film, which debuts today, opens at a time when debate over capital punishment has taken on renewed urgency.