As ICE detention numbers reach record high, new reports are extremely troubling. In 2012, I visited the federal supermax prison ADX Florence in Colorado and spoke with men living in [...]
Black Trans Women Are Being Murdered in the Streets. Now the Trump Administration Wants to Turn Us Away From Shelters and Health Care.
Two new rules from the Trump Administration will leave transgender people vulnerable to violence, discrimination, and even death. It has been a horrific week for transgender and non-binary people. Muhlaysia [...]
When President Trump Rejects Congressional Subpoenas, He Rejects the Constitution and the Powers it Gave Congress
What President Trump objects to so strenuously is nothing more than a system of accountability. President Trump really, really doesn’t like the fact that congressional committees are investigating him. On [...]
Abortion is a right and this attack on abortion rights won’t succeed. Last week, Alabama Gov. Kay Ivey signed legislation banning nearly all abortions. The law, which threatens doctors with up [...]
The anti-abortion movement can decimate the right to abortion even without getting it overturned. Across the country, people are talking about abortion as legislatures in the South and Midwest mount [...]
We’re Suing Maricopa County Attorney Bill Montgomery to Release the Records He’s Hiding From Arizonans.
Prosecutorial transparency serves everyone. But in Maricopa County, Arizona, secrecy trumps transparency, and the people suffer for it. Maricopa County Attorney Bill Montgomery claims to be a big believer in [...]
The last state in New England with capital punishment is on the precipice of repeal. For over three decades in New Hampshire, there has been a rising call to repeal [...]
The draconian law is a flagrantly unconstitutional attack on more than 40 years of established Supreme Court precedent. This piece originally appeared at the Alabama Political Reporter. For years, the [...]
When Ohio legislators decided to sign the bill into law, we knew we had to both continue to provide care and defend access to that care in the courts. Last [...]
Americans shouldn't be threatened with losing housing because they called for help. In cities and towns across New York state — and around the country — you can be evicted [...]