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...
Although African American students have made significant progress since the ruling in Brown v. Board of Education, access to high-quality public education is still a challenge for many.
Repealing the Affordable Care Act would have devastating health consequences for African Americans.
The secretary of labor plays an important role in the daily lives of workers, from ensuring fair workplaces to advancing the economic security of working families. It is critical that whoever fills the position is dedicated to furthering these goals for all Americans.
Milo Yiannopoulos’ downfall provides a thought-provoking lesson.
The math does not add up, leading to massive cuts to Medicaid, broad tax increases on the middle class, and much lower tax credits for health insurance.
Americans’ finances are in danger from regulatory rollbacks against the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
Uncertainty surrounding the Trump administration’s approach to the U.S.-Mexico relationship has left water allocations in limbo for 35 million Americans living in the West.
The new national security advisor needs to start with damage control.
President Donald Trump is poised to launch a backdoor assault on America’s cornerstone environmental protections by going after their foundation: science.
The president’s recent comments and behavior serve to undermine the nation’s democratic ideals and foster a creeping sense of nihilism about the institutions that serve public interests.
The ACA replacement document circulated by House leadership today is a recycled list of unpopular ideas that lacks necessary details—not a real plan.
The Bureau of Land Management’s planning processes are at risk under the Congressional Review Act.
By making forward-thinking investments in infrastructure and helping communities prepare for a changing climate, the Trump administration can cut federal disaster spending, save lives, and help all Americans prosper.
Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau’s visit to Washington highlighted that the North American relationship on climate change is in danger of regressing—but states, provinces, and cities can push it forward.
The upward redistribution of income caused by growing inequality is taking a significant and growing toll on Social Security’s financial outlook.