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Why ‘The Nation’ Is Suing the Federal Government

Why ‘The Nation’ Is Suing the Federal Government

03/31/2015 – This post originally appeared as an editorial at The Nation.

Turning Transgender 'Visibility' into Meaningful Change for Transgender People

Turning Transgender 'Visibility' into Meaningful Change for Transgender People

03/31/2015 – Today is the Transgender Day of Visibility, which is a moment to take stock of what “visibility” actually means in the day-to-day lives of transgender people around the world. As we ...

Body Cameras on Police in Schools

Body Cameras on Police in Schools

03/27/2015 – We’re starting to get questions about the use of body cameras by “school resource officers,” a.k.a. police officers stationed in schools.

The 'wHOLE'  Truth Behind Solitary Confinement

The 'wHOLE' Truth Behind Solitary Confinement

03/27/2015 – On any given day in America there are 80,000 people in solitary settings, not counting youth in juvenile facilities and people in jails.

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Rein in the Surveillance State

The National Security Agency's mass surveillance has greatly expanded in the years since September 11, ...

Smart Justice, Fair Justice

For the last four decades, this country has relentlessly expanded the size of our criminal justice ...

Border Communities Under Siege

The U.S.-Mexico border has been turned into a militarized zone, all in the name of "border security."

Accountability for Torture

With the release of the Senate Intelligence Committee's summary of its landmark investigation into the ...