The Gamut

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The House Could Soon Give Jeff Sessions’ $50 Million to Wage the War on Drugs

The continued congressional rubber-stamping of the Project Safe Neighborhoods program must stop, especially under Sessions.

By Kanya Bennett
May 25, 2018

My School Was Right to Let Me Use the Bathroom Consistent With Who I Am

The first openly transgender student Boyertown Area Senior High explains how school administrators supported his transition.

By Aidan DeStefano
May 25, 2018

Trump Nominates Anti-Immigrant Zealot to Run Department on Refugees

Senators should question Mortensen about his extreme hostility towards immigrants before voting on his appointment.

By Brian Tashman
May 25, 2018

The Trump Administration Is Attacking Trans People in Federal Prison

Transgender people already face particularly harsh and violent conditions in United States prisons and jails.

By Chase Strangio, Amy Fettig
May 25, 2018

The FBI’s Gigantic Math Error

The FBI is showing that it can’t be trusted on the encryption issue.

By Jennifer Stisa Granick
May 25, 2018

The Fairfax, Virginia, Fire Department Is Sexist

The Fairfax County fire department has a culture of harassment. A female battalion chief explains why she’s taking action.

By Kathleen Stanley
May 25, 2018

Why Low-Level Offenders Can Get Longer Sentences Than Airplane Hijackers

Prosecutors shouldn’t have, or exercise, the power to dole out overly harsh sentences that fuel mass incarceration.

By Emma Andersson
May 24, 2018

The NFL’s ‘Anthem Policy’ Is Pure Hypocrisy

Players can’t kneel out of "respect" for the flag, yet stadiums can sell all the beer they want during the anthem.

By Jeffery Robinson
May 24, 2018

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