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,...
Sunshine Is Not Enough:  State Responses to the Enforcement Crisis Caused by Forced Arbitration

Sunshine Is Not Enough: State Responses to the Enforcement Crisis Caused by Forced Arbitration

This is a guest post authored by Jennifer Bennett, a Staff Attorney at Public Justice, and David Seligman, Director of Towards Justice, a non-profit workers’ rights law firm based in Denver, Colorado. Lots of attention these days is rightfully being paid to...
How Did Trump Win: The Ebb and Flow of Progress in America

How Did Trump Win: The Ebb and Flow of Progress in America

Newton’s Third Law states “for every action, there is an equal and opposite reaction.” Perhaps this principle applies equally to social progress and the enlargement of freedom, inclusion, and equality in the United States of America. Our history is littered with...