Actually, Paul Ryan, the President’s Words Do Matter
Trump’s defenders say his lying tweets aren’t to be taken literally. They are sending us down a terrible road.
Not IntimidatedA court has gotten the Trump campaign on the record promising not to intimidate voters on Election Day. That is huge.
Who Watches the Poll Watchers?Trump and the RNC have goaded supporters into harassing minority voters on Election Day. Can the courts stop them?
America Is Already in the Midst of a Voter Suppression CrisisWe didn’t even need to wait for Election Day.
No More Bush v. GoreThe Supreme Court will never be able to settle another presidential election. That’s a bad thing!
Worse Than TrumpThe GOP’s Merrick Garland blockade is more disastrous for democracy than anything Donald Trump will do after Election Day.
Are Trump’s Boasts About Sexual Assault a Legal Admission of Wrongdoing?Reprehensible, but not actionable.
Ruth Bader Ginsburg Was Never Really “Notorious RBG”Her attacks on Colin Kaepernick dispel that myth once and for all.
No Dreadlocks for YouWhy banning dreads at work isn’t racially discriminatory, even if it should be illegal.
Guns Are Killing St. LouisThe presidential debate is being held a few miles from America’s deadliest neighborhoods.
How Painful Can Trump Make the Lives of Immigrants?The threats he actually will and won’t be able to follow through on.
Will Trump’s Rule of Law Be Our Rule of Law?The fate of the entire legal apparatus of government is in the balance.
Chasing Electoral GhostsWe looked at 130 million ballots from the 2012 election and found practically zero evidence of fraud.
Roe v. Wade Is on the BallotAbortion rights are on the line in this election and people don’t seem the least bit concerned.
Comey Is a Constitutional Lightweight, and Donald Trump Remains the Only Scandal Worth Talking AboutTogether they’re trashing not just Hillary Clinton but the rule of law.
Eight Is Not EnoughSenate Republicans believe the Supreme Court will be just fine permanently operating one justice down. Here’s how John Roberts can talk sense into them.
Can You Carry a Gun to a Polling Place?As Trump riles up his supporters, a look at what constitutes illegal voter intimidation.
SCOTUS Above All ElseSen. John McCain’s recent comments reveal how the Republican Party’s Supreme Court strategy is backfiring.
Voter FraudIt would be literally insane to try to steal an election in the way Donald Trump is alleging.
Pennsylvania’s ShamePoorly trained police. Underpaid defense attorneys. No support for the wrongly convicted. How did the state’s criminal justice system fail so profoundly?
Extended SentenceThe formerly incarcerated are facing crippling prison debt when they get out, and it needs to stop.
The Real Donald TrumpRepublicans who tried to pretend for months his vile misogyny was just an act can no longer hide from the truth.