Rights and Democracy
Border authorities arrested a Texas woman for stopping to help bedraggled teenagers who desperately needed it.
Laws restricting reproductive freedom come out of a culture that doesn’t see women’s sexuality as equal to men’s.
The right to control women’s bodies.
By 2035, seniors will outnumber children. A new plan in Washington state shows how we can care for them — and for their caretakers.
The U.S.-funded Israeli military is shooting so many unarmed Palestinians that the UN is warning of an amputation crisis in Gaza.
Most of us don’t know that when our family members sign up, they sign away some of their rights — and ours.
Merely banning abortion isn’t enough for some on the rabid right — a few are even threatening women with the death penalty.
When powerful people complain about “purity tests,” it means they’re being pressured in ways they don’t like.
Mass incarceration is now a bipartisan concern. Its effects on our democracy should be, too.
Racial discrimination is illegal even if it’s religiously based. Why should LGBTQ discrimination be any different?