Rights

Pennsylvania Needs to Codify LGBTQ+ Protections

Pennsylvania Needs to Codify LGBTQ+ Protections

Even after Bostock, the state legislature needs to pass the Pennsylvania Fairness Act.

The Regulatory Erasure of LGBTQ+ Foster Youth

The Regulatory Erasure of LGBTQ+ Foster Youth

Without concrete data-reporting requirements, child welfare laws cannot adequately protect LGBTQ+ foster youth.

A Trojan Horse from the Court’s Conservatives?

A Trojan Horse from the Court’s Conservatives?

Far from being narrow, the U.S. Supreme Court’s latest LGBTQ+ decision may threaten government’s overall regulatory authority.

“LGBTQ+ Need Not Apply”

“LGBTQ+ Need Not Apply”

In a ruling last week, the U.S. Supreme Court moved closer to allowing LGBTQ+ discrimination.

Human Rights Abuses at 30,000 Feet

Human Rights Abuses at 30,000 Feet

Scholars document the abuse of noncitizens in airports and airplanes across previous administrations.

Federal Courts Disagree Over Accessibility Online

Federal Courts Disagree Over Accessibility Online

Differing judicial positions on the ADA’s application to websites set up a potential Supreme Court case.

Land Reform Is America’s Long Lost Regulatory Frontier

Land Reform Is America’s Long Lost Regulatory Frontier

A history of regulatory exclusion continues to encourage unequal access to land ownership.

Individual Liberty, Public Health, and the Battle for the Nation’s Soul

Individual Liberty, Public Health, and the Battle for the Nation’s Soul

Contrary to longstanding precedent, individualism reigns supreme in recent legal decisions over COVID-19.

Rescinding the Muslim Ban Is Not Enough

Rescinding the Muslim Ban Is Not Enough

Muslims and activists call on President Biden to protect Muslims against discriminatory federal practices.

Combating AAPI Hate

Combating AAPI Hate

Scholars discuss ways to recognize and address anti-AAPI sentiment and policies.

Restoring Trust in the Media

Restoring Trust in the Media

Scholar argues for increased regulation of news media to promote fairness and objectivity.

The Big Election Bill Sitting on Capitol Hill

The Big Election Bill Sitting on Capitol Hill

Scholars urge the Senate to pass comprehensive voting rights legislation.