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Same Old Song and Dance
Same Old Song and Dance

"Thus, until the NFL proactively reports and addresses its shortcomings regarding minority groups publicly, they will continue to flounder in the court of public opinion and fail to combat discrimination and harassment in the workplace."

Where’s the Data? Lack of Media Coverage Magnifies the Ongoing Effects of Colonialism on Indigenous Communities Looking for Answers
Where’s the Data? Lack of Media Coverage Magnifies the Ongoing Effects of Colonialism on Indigenous Communities Looking for Answers

"This data crisis and racist media bias, in conjunction with the generational trauma colonists have created and continue to create for our Native communities, must be addressed."

Wooden v. United States: What it Means for Children Offenders
Wooden v. United States: What it Means for Children Offenders

"One night of peer pressure or immaturity could lead a child to be identified as a career criminal and subject to the harsh sentencing minimum of the ACCA if the government’s broad interpretation of “occasion” is adopted."

Texas’ Restrict 2021 Abortion Law: Americans Overwhelmingly Disapprove
Texas’ Restrict 2021 Abortion Law: Americans Overwhelmingly Disapprove

"Texas’s heartbeat abortion ban sets a dangerous precedent and directly threatens women’s autonomy over their own bodies."

No Shot, No Shelter, No Sense
No Shot, No Shelter, No Sense

"Does a no-tolerance policy forcing people to choose between bodily autonomy and keeping their homes really make sense?"

If It Walks Like a Partisan Court, and Talks Like a Partisan Court…
If It Walks Like a Partisan Court, and Talks Like a Partisan Court…

"The Supreme Court appears to be grappling with the prospect of its own mortality as a legitimate institution."

Iowa Supreme Court Hears Oral Arguments in Sex and Gender Discrimination Case
Iowa Supreme Court Hears Oral Arguments in Sex and Gender Discrimination Case

"Maybe the most crucial question raised by this case is whether the ICRA provides additional protection above and beyond Title VII of the Civil Rights Act."

Human Rights and the Taliban in an America-free Afghanistan: What It Looks Like and Why We Should Care
Human Rights and the Taliban in an America-free Afghanistan: What It Looks Like and Why We Should Care

"After a failed experiment in nation-building, the United States has left a war-torn Afghanistan."