Submitted by Nick Giambruno via InternationalMan.com, Obama pulled out his veto pen 12 times during his presidency. Congress only overrode him once… In late 2016, Obama vetoed the Justice Against Sponsors of Terrorism Act (JASTA). The...Show More Summary
The Departments of Education and Justice released revised guidelines on how schools should handle gender-identity issues.
The U.S. Supreme Court, led by Chief Justice John Roberts, overturns a death-penalty sentence after an expert witness testified the defendant was more likely to commit future crimes because he is black.
As the host of Vanity Fair’s annual Young Hollywood party, Dakota Johnson stayed in sync with the sexy vibe of her film “Fifty Shades Darker” thanks to a Dior black lace see-through skirt and shorts combo. “I’m wearing it because it kind of looks like a sexual-like flamenco dancer,” she giggled....
The U.S. Justice Department joined Texas' attorney general Wednesday in asking a federal court to delay a hearing on the state's voter ID law, the latest signal that the federal government might drop its opposition to the law now that Donald Trump is president. Continue reading ? The post Texas, Trump administration seek to delay voter ID hearing appeared first on PBS NewsHour.
EXCLUSIVE: Narcos helmer José Padilha is at the center of The Mark Gordon Company’s acquisition of Arc of Justice: A Saga of Race, Civil Rights, and Murder in the Jazz Age, the 2004 nonfiction National Book Award winner by historian Kevin Boyle. Show More Summary
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Christina Grimmie’s parents are fighting for justice after her brutal shooting in Orlando, begging a judge not to dismiss their lawsuit against AEG, the company they believe is responsible… READ ON
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By Lawrence Hurley WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Supreme Court gave a Texas death row inmate a chance to avoid execution on Wednesday, with Chief Justice John Roberts denouncing the "noxious strain of racial prejudice" that infected the case when a defense witness testified the man was more likely to commit future crimes because he is black. Show More Summary
Today, the Trump Administration announced that it would rescind a vital guidance from the U.S. Departments of Justice and Education (DOJ and DOE) regarding schools’ obligations to transgender students under Title IX of the Education Amendments of 1972. Show More Summary
From Marlon Brando to Halle Berry, many Academy Awards winners have dedicated their acceptance speeches to standing up for social justice.
The Truthdig team will sit down with Emily Robinson, the co-director of the Loyola Immigrant Justice Clinic (LIJC), to discuss the undocumented community in Los Angeles and how the legal community is planning to fight back against Trump’s new policies.
A Clemson University Ph.D. candidate decided to forgo a traditional dissertation for a more creative platform: a 34-track rap album. A.D. Carson wanted to use hip-hop and spoken word to explore the areas of identity, justice economics, citizenship and language for his rhetorics, communication and information design program. Show More Summary
The next best thing to being in the Justice League. The post The Best DC Heroes Funko Pops! appeared first on Geek.com.
They say that imitation is the sincerest form of flattery, unless of course you are a cheater. An pro Overwatch player ran into someone in a match using his account name and aim-botting at the same time. In the end, justice prevailed. Overwatch expert Kephrii, aka Brian St. Show More Summary
Ivanka Trump and her 5-year-old daughter Arabella attended Wednesday’s Supreme Court session, and got a taste of the justices’ daily work issuing opinions and hearing oral arguments. Kathy Arberg, the court’s spokeswoman, said President...Show More Summary
I’M SURE THIS IS DONALD TRUMP’S FAULT SOMEHOW: Texas Pre-School Teacher Removed From Classroom After Twitter Calls to ‘Kill Some Jews’ Come to Light. “Salem — a member of the UTA chapter of Students for Justice in Palestine and a supporter of the anti-Israel Boycott, Divestment and Sanctions movement — used her now-disabled Twitter account […]
Chief Justice John Roberts calls the case "a perfect storm" of circumstances that culminated in a lower court "making a decision on life or death on the basis of race."
Aqdas Aftab Aqdas Aftab is the 2017 Global Feminism Writing Fellow at Bitch Media Last year, while working as a graduate student instructor for a composition course themed around gender justice, I asked my students to read Audre Lorde’s...Show More Summary