Tag: civil rights
Prison officials claim they need race-based methods to fight gang violence.
What Abigail Fisher’s affirmative action case is really about.
A look inside the courtroom on the opening day of Floyd v. NYC, the class-action lawsuit challenging the NYPD’s stop-and-frisk policy.
The court’s review of a key concept used to enforce the 1968 Fair Housing Act could be a major setback for housing rights advocates.
We’re all hearing about the gay marriage case, but the Supreme Court is set to rule on a key piece of voting access legislation.
Health care reform may be repealed if Republicans win in November, but it may not be the only president’s signature legislation that’s in danger.
Civil rights champion David Mixner on his battle to end “Don’t Ask, Don’t Tell,” why the February 2nd Congressional hearings were a bust, and how the policy fosters sexual harassment of women soldiers.