- Jul 6, 2021
- 7 min
Extreme Partisan Gerrymandering is Undermining America's Representative Democracy
Political gerrymandering is the process used by state legislatures to provide an advantage to a political party in state and federal...
- Jun 4, 2021
- 2 min
Fulton v. City of Philadelphia & the Future of LGBT Rights at the Supreme Court
The case of Fulton v. City of Philadelphia will be decided by the US Supreme Court in the next few weeks and it may have a substantial...
- Apr 24, 2021
- 3 min
US Supreme Court Wrongly Rejects Restrictions On Life Without Parole For Juvenile Offenders
This week, in a 6–3 decision authored by Justice Brett [don't judge me on youthful indiscretions] Kavanaugh, the US Supreme Court decided...
- Apr 21, 2021
- 2 min
Chauvin Verdict is Satisfying, But Now We Need to Pass Real Criminal Justice Reform Legislation
The verdicts in the trial of Derek Chauvin are satisfying as the evidence of guilt was overwhelming. However, the nation will face many...
- Apr 8, 2021
- 1 min
Virginia Legalizes Recreational Pot Possession Starting July 1st
Virginia is now the 16th state to legalize recreational pot possession, and the first in the South. Virginia's Democratic-controlled...
- Nov 10, 2020
- 1 min
Supreme Court Appears Likely to Uphold Obamacare Despite Trump's Efforts to Destroy It
The Supreme Court heard oral arguments on the Affordable Care Act today, and based on the questions and statements of the Justices, it...