What Must We Do Now?

by Robert Reich My friends, this is a dark hour. Intolerance, cruelty, racism, misogyny, xenophobia, and environmental destruction have been let loose across the land. Trump controls the Republican Party, the Republican Party controls the… Read More

Any Supreme Court nominee who would overturn Roe v. Wade ‘would not be acceptable’: Sen. Collins – ABC News

Republican Sen. Susan Collins, a critical vote on whomever President Trump nominates to replace Justice Kennedy on the Supreme Court, said any nominee who would overturn Roe v. Wade would “not be acceptable.” The Maine… Read More

How Trump’s Supreme Court Pick Could Undo Kennedy’s Legacy

There is no mystery about Supreme Court Justice Anthony Kennedy’s favorite word. It is “dignity,” which he invoked repeatedly in his opinions. The word appears three times in his 2003 decision in Lawrence v. Texas, which… Read More

The Trump Takeover of the Courts

by Robert Reich Trump’s most lasting legacy might be his impact on the federal court system. It must be stopped. Quite apart from the Supreme Court, Trump is already having a dramatic effect on the… Read More

Senator reveals conditions at detention facilities caused ‘pregnant women have had miscarriages since they’ve been here’

In an interview with MSNBC’s Kassie Hunt, Sen. Kamala Harris (D-CA) revealed the horrors she saw at the detention facility that she visited in Southern California. President Donald Trump’s administration as well as the Department… Read More

Stormont must act on abortion reform ‘or Westminster will’

The equalities minister has urged Northern Ireland’s politicians to take action to liberalise abortion law or risk Westminster stepping in. After a highly charged debate in the House of Commons on Tuesday, Penny Mordaunt tweeted… Read More