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Nine justices were never going to save us from the current crisis engulfing our democracy. Throughout our history, they seldom have.
The president’s golden gut has told him to demonize immigrants, but where is that strategy leading?
Immigration courts are supposed to be a backstop against unfair treatment in our system. There is every indication that Sessions will continue to use his power to quietly cripple them.
Children’s screams are now the soundtrack of the Trump era.
The instinct to punish judges for an unpopular or mistaken decision is alive and well and imperiling judicial independence.
By insisting he can pardon himself, the president has transformed a theoretical debate into a real one.
Remembering Robert Kennedy 50 years after his assassination.
Surprise, surprise: The one matter on which the over-his-head president appears to have a strategy is how to get convicted people off the hook.
In the wake of the horrific Valentine’s Day shooting, survivors have become sophisticated political instigators.
Democrats have a new policy agenda on the table that mirrors what reformers have been saying for years when it comes to fixing our democratic systems. But often big talk on reform is just lip service.