Rights and Democracy
A landmark union agreement for the U.S. women’s soccer team offers a blueprint for equity — even for those of us who aren’t professional athletes.
Decades ago, photos of Emmett Till’s murdered body galvanized action for civil rights. Today, disturbing images could do the same for gun control.
The Party of Lincoln has been replaced by a party of clownish white supremacists.
These nine individuals make decisions that affect every American. Why should they get to do it secretly?
A new investigation reveals the immigration agency has collected data on most Americans. It’s the latest case in a worrying trend.
Right now, the agency is deadlocked — which is just peachy for the corporations it regulates. Here’s how to unblock it.
Why has the American far right adopted an anti-American conspiracy theory as its rallying cry?
As we mark 1 million COVID-19 deaths, Americans in poorer counties have died at double the rate of wealthier counties.
Anti-choice states already have the highest maternal mortality and infant mortality rates. Women who choose to avoid pregnancy could instead face execution.
The Supreme Court is giving extreme new powers to increasingly autocratic state governments. That’s not democracy.