Marshall Fitz gives the basics on Alabama's super stringent law and its consequences for the state.
Read the full transcript Read a portion of the transcript: Thank you so much. I must tell you that, as an attorney and someone who now teaches law. It is truly an honor to be at Yale. Because, in so many ways, Harper Fowler was the personification of a progressive legal scholar. Today, I think...
The people most vulnerable to the coronavirus struggle as Congress neglects to provide lifesaving resources and supports in stimulus packages.
Government officials must prohibit houses of worship from remaining open to large gatherings.
Structural racism makes public health crises such as COVID-19 more dangerous by increasing exposure, exacerbating preexisting conditions, and preventing vulnerable people from obtaining the care they need.
As the COVID-19 outbreak—and its effects on the economy—continues to spread across the United States, it is vital for lawmakers to take immediate steps to strengthen the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program in order to protect those who are most vulnerable.
The international community can offer the United States creative policy solutions as it seeks to respond to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Women working full time earned an estimated $546.3 billion less than their male counterparts in the year since the U.S. House of Representatives passed the Paycheck Fairness Act. With each day the Senate fails to act, this earnings gap will only expand.
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Calls to scale back social distancing are reckless, dangerous, and undermine efforts to slow the spread of COVID-19.
Further legislation is necessary to protect all workers and expand access to paid leave.
Nearly 5 million health workers may need emergency child care in order to fulfill work responsibilities during the coronavirus pandemic.
The health care law provides coverage for millions of Americans and protects people with preexisting conditions, but it remains under threat from a Trump administration-backed lawsuit.
The decision to buy a gun should be informed by data and research, not fear and anxiety.
The Senate’s coronavirus stimulus bill doesn’t do nearly enough to help families and small businesses.
The Trump administration can save lives if it takes these six steps now on the Defense Production Act.
The unjust racial wealth gap leaves Black and Latinx communities especially vulnerable to the COVID-19 virus.