This week, Thinking CAP talks voter suppression and discusses the North Carolina case shot down by the U.S. Supreme Court on Monday and Trump’s independent voter fraud commission.
The Trump budget would be particularly damaging for Americans with disabilities.
The Trump budget would undermine enforcement of civil rights protections and access to justice while funding a policy of mass deportation.
Instead of trying to cut legal aid, President Trump should be investing in it.
After the Senate nuked the filibuster to confirm President Trump’s Supreme Court justice, the White House is now ignoring the historic role of home-state senators in recommending judicial nominees.
Watch a 100-second run-down of Trump's chaotic first 100 days.
The president already has 127 seats to fill on the federal courts, and his first nominees are conservative ideologues.
Trump’s actions during his first 100 days in office have time and again benefitted corporations and the wealthy at the expense of ordinary Americans.
While criminal justice reform may be stalled in Congress for now, red, blue, and purple states alike are moving forward with their own reforms.
Americans have always fought to expand democratic freedoms and protect democratic society from being corrupted through unchecked private greed and undermined through grotesque inequality.
Neil Gorsuch’s refusal to recognize LGBT people as a class during his confirmation hearing could signal a threat to the future of LGBT equality.
Neil Gorsuch’s views would undermine women’s equality and put critical protections at risk.
The constitutional right to dignity is critical to LGBT people. Gorsuch is likely to reject that right.
Many rural and small-town voters supported President Trump—but his agenda will harm families and the economy in their communities.
Judge Neil Gorsuch’s confirmation could lead to continued erosion of justice for wronged consumers and workers.