To the Rehnquist Court, criminal justice is all too often a technical matter best left to the states.
Instead of kissing babies, this year the pols are bashing youth culture and the companies that promote it.
The project of racial reconciliation and historical correction is "constitutional" in the deepest, multiple senses of that word.
Christina Hoff Summers is hot with righteous indignation on boys' behalf.
Right now, there are three votes on the Court to get rid of Roe altogether and often four or five to impose costly, chilling and burdensome regulations on the exercise of that right by the patient and her doctor.
A recent decision reminds us that true equality for gay people will arrive only when the Supreme Court is not controlled by Justices whose moral view of gay people is negative.
The Supreme Court once championed antitrust laws as valued tools to limit corporate power and to promote the autonomy, diversity and economic rights of people and firms without power. Not anymore.
Chase should immediately open its archives to slavery researchers.
Right now, what hurts labor, day to day, is the wins and losses in the lower courts.
The future of the Supreme Court is the most important issue in the most important election year since 1932. Progressive Americans should treat it that way. The radical right does.