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Our Refugee Crisis

Our Refugee Crisis

Thousands of border kids have valid claims to asylum.

by Michelle Goldberg

As the online behemoth strengthens its monopoly over the marketplace, publishers, like bookstores, are in a fight for survival.
Posted Jul 16 2014 - 1:41pm
The court’s decision to invalidate the abortion clinic buffer zone limits the privacy women require as participants in a democracy.
Posted Jul 2 2014 - 12:01pm
There’s no telling how far religious exemptions will go under Justice Alito’s ruling.
Posted Jul 2 2014 - 12:02pm


News and Features

Union protest

After one of Supreme Court’s most anti-union rulings in recent years, is there still time for organized labor to save itself?

Opponents of marijuana-law reform insist that legalization is dangerous—but the biggest threat is to their own bottom line.

Cell phone taking a picture of President Obama

In ruling that police may not search cellphones without a warrant, the Court brought the Fourth Amendment into the twenty-first century.

Cuban Gay Rights Parade

We can pretend the politics of liberation can be tracked along clearly marked lines, or we can remember that history is like desire.

Rev. Dr. William J. Barber II

If we can do it in North Carolina, don’t tell me we can’t do it across America.