Welfare as Policing and Calls to the Defund the Police

Welfare as Policing and Calls to the Defund the Police

Photo Credit: Matt York/AP For many, the Fourth of July was a moment to continue calls to defund the police and vocalize opposition to racialized police violence. And rightfully so—defunding the police has become an intuitive and effective slogan to highlight...
James Wiseman, the NCAA, and State Action

James Wiseman, the NCAA, and State Action

The National Collegiate Athletics Association has suspended star college basketball player and projected first pick in the 2020 NBA draft pick, James Wiseman, until January because of a loan his family took out while he was in high school. Throughout his fight against...
Reframing the Pro Se Litigation Crisis

Reframing the Pro Se Litigation Crisis

The Posner Center for Justice for Pro Se’s came and went. After the longtime judge’s resignation from the bench, Richard Posner threw his hat into the ring of commentators trying to address our civil litigation system’s pro se crisis. A denied cert petition and two...