The Gamut

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More Than 500 Children Are Still Separated. Here’s What Comes Next.

Nearly one month after the court ordered the Trump administration to reunite families, we’re still working to clean up the government’s mess.

By Amrit Cheng
August 21, 2018

Deadly Violence Against Transgender People Is on the Rise. The Government Isn’t Helping.

Honoring trans existence in death is needed to support trans safety in life.

By Chase Strangio
August 21, 2018

The Nationwide Prison Strike: Why It’s Happening and What It Means for Ending Mass Incarceration

Incarcerated people across the country are fighting for the rights and dignity that they deserve.

By Janos Marton
August 21, 2018

Arizona Could Illegally Disenfranchise 500,000 or More Voters

The state’s failure to update people’s address could have dire consequences for the 2018 election. We’re suing before it’s too late.

By Ceridwen Cherry
August 20, 2018

Under Court Order, ICE Must Reconsider Asylum Seekers’ Humanitarian Parole Applications

After ICE is forced to do a case-by-case review of asylum seekers’ requests for release from detention, we're seeing life-changing results.

By Kristin Greer Love
August 20, 2018

California May Make Abortion Pill Available at All Public University Student Health Centers

A bill in the California legislature would expand abortion access, as much of the rest of the country is restricting it.

By Phyllida Burlingame, Jennifer Dalven
August 17, 2018

Brett Kavanaugh Chose Corporations Over the Public in a Major Net Neutrality Fight

Senators must decide whether they support a Supreme Court justice who values the free speech rights of corporations over those of their constituents.

By Chad Marlow
August 17, 2018

Border Officials Are Still Defending Family Separations

The Customs and Border Protection head recently gave an interview on family separation. Instead of contrition, he offers callousness and inaccuracy.

By Chris Rickerd
August 16, 2018

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