The Ostrich Rears its Head: America’s 2020 Racial Reckoning is a Victory and Opportunity

The Ostrich Rears its Head: America’s 2020 Racial Reckoning is a Victory and Opportunity

Photo credit: Getty Images. Months before his death, Thurgood Marshall warned about apathy in the interminable American pursuit of forming a more perfect union. The Supreme Court justice was born into Jim Crow and built his career upon making racial segregation,...
What Can Jonathan Turley’s Gross Misfire Teach Us About the Trump Administration?

What Can Jonathan Turley’s Gross Misfire Teach Us About the Trump Administration?

Photo Credit: Nick Youngson – Alpha Stock Images Two days ago – in the midst of a global pandemic – George Washington University Law Professor Jonathan Turley, claiming that federal authority in disasters is newer and weaker than many believe, criticized some state...
Census 2020: Race, Self-Determination, & Voter Suppression

Census 2020: Race, Self-Determination, & Voter Suppression

Photo credit: Shannon Stapleton/Reuters. In late April 2019, the Supreme Court heard oral argument for the Department of Commerce v. New York, 139 S.Ct. 1316 (2019), a case which asks whether the Secretary of Commerce’s decision to add a question to the Decennial...