Posts Tagged: Supreme Court
Lower courts are slowly but steadily eroding the legal basis for some of the most reactionary war on terror policies.
The Great War had it all: An administration that hated protesters. A compliant Supreme Court. National anthem panics and literal flag kissing!
If the war on terror has taught us one thing, it's that harsh laws targeting non-citizens will eventually be extended to citizens, too.
How a semantic argument over passports prompted a debate over who gets to shape U.S. foreign policy toward Israel-Palestine.
The U.S. Supreme Court decision on same-sex marriage will bolster the work of human rights activists around the world. But it will also pose some challenges.
The Supreme Court overturned a mandate that certain organizations receiving HIV/AIDS funding state their opposition to prostitution.
The myth that anti-Vietnam protesters spit on returning veterans lives on.
In 1996, the United States designed a law to combat war crimes. That same law has now come back to haunt the Bush administration.