• The Fight for President Obama’s Immigration Reform

    The Fight for President Obama’s Immigration Reform

    The past few weeks have been a whirlwind of ups and downs in the fight for immigrant rights across the country. On February 16th, a Texas federal judge ordered a temporary injunction halting President [...]

  • March 2, 2015: Weekly News Roundup

    March 2, 2015: Weekly News Roundup

    FCC Approves Net Neutrality The FCC approved net neutrality in a 3-2 vote on Thursday. Under net neutrality, the FCC will treat Internet service provides as public utilities, giving them greater power [...]

  • Condemn, Don’t Convict, for “Graft”

    When news broke that Maureen McDonnell had been sentenced to a year and a day in prison for alleged crimes she committed alongside her husband, former Virginia Governor Bob McDonnell, the New York Times [...]

  • Local Government Protection of Affordable Housing

    Local Government Protection of Affordable Housing

    In 1975 the New Jersey Supreme Court decided that municipalities could not prevent low income and minority residents from moving to their communities by hiding behind zoning laws. Future court decisions [...]

  • February 23, 2015: Weekly News Roundup

    Protests Continue Following Police Shooting in Washington State  The fatal police shooting of Antonio Zambrano-Montes on February 10 has spurred daily protests in Pasco, Washington. The police claim Zambrano-Montes, [...]

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