Posts Tagged ‘ Supreme Court ’

Missing From Supreme Court’s Election Cases: Reasons for Its Rulings – The New York Times

Germany just got a universal basic income, and nobody noticed.

German supreme court judges, making history.

Paradigm shift as supreme court caps job center penalties, effectively removing the legal requirement to seek employment.

Source: Germany just got a universal basic income, and nobody noticed.

Supreme Court to Decide Whether Landmark Civil Rights Law Applies to Gay and Transgender Workers – The New York Times

Opinion | Anita Hill: How to Get the Kavanaugh Hearings Right – The New York Times

That the Senate Judiciary Committee still lacks a protocol for vetting sexual harassment and assault claims that surface during a confirmation hearing suggests that the committee has learned little from the Thomas hearing, much less the more recent #MeToo movement.
                                                                           – Anita Hill

The Case for Impeaching Clarence Thomas

Anita Hill and Clarence Thomas testifying before the Senate in 1991. Paul Hosefros/The New York Times/Redux (Hill); Jose R. Lopez/The New York Times/Redux (Rhomas)

It’s time to re-examine the evidence that he not only committed serial sexual harassment, but lied about it.

Source: The Case for Impeaching Clarence Thomas

Gay Marriage Arguments Divide Supreme Court Justices – NYTimes.com

Supporters of same-sex marriage gathered in front of the Supreme Court on Tuesday as the justices prepared to hear arguments on the issue. Credit

Stephen Crowley/The New York Times

Gay Marriage Arguments Divide Supreme Court Justices – NYTimes.com.

Revolt of the Rich :: The American Conservative

Revolt of the Rich | The American Conservative.

Loretta Ross: Women Fight Back as Virginia and Georgia Vote to Curb Reproductive Rights

These are attempts to move the law protecting women’s reproductive rights to the Supreme Court again in order to overturn Roe v Wade. Please reaffirm your support of a woman’s right to choose. Thank you. ~ DF

Fiore Cartoon: Corporate Land / Mother Jones

Corporate Land Video Cartoon

Supreme Court Justice Elena Kagan

~ For the first time in U. S. history there will be three women Supreme Court Justices. It will be official tomorrow, August 10, with the swearing-in ceremony.