The Supreme Court is expected to rule by the beginning of June 2020 whether or not the LGBTQ community is protected by the federal civil rights law from job discrimination, specifically from being fired solely based on their sex – a question that has the power to dismantle and incite the LGBTQ population to more […]
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Red states are passing bills prohibiting abortion with more extreme provisions than ever before and at an extremely alarming and dangerous rate.
The U.S. Department of Justice is planning to add a question about citizenship to the 2020 Census American Community Survey, a change which, under the Donald Trump administration, may result in an inaccurate count of the country’s population.
As I read through last week’s issue, the following statement in Mark Acosta’s movie review (“11/9’ critiques new political climate,” Sept. 28) caught my attention: “Nov. 9, 2016, marked a turning point in American history with the election of Donald Trump as president.”
Christine Blasey Ford, research psychologist and professor at Palo Alto University, came forward with an allegation accusing Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her more than 30 years ago. Since coming forward, Ford has received online and telephone death threats, had her email hacked and was forced to move out of her home […]
Exploring the question of who has the right to be an American citizen, the Office of Diversity and Inclusivity hosted a screening of “14: Dred Scott, Wong Kim Ark, and Vanessa Lopez” followed by a panel discussion Tuesday in the Campus Center Ballroom.
The Trump Administration announced in February that it would no longer support the advances Barack Obama made for transgender equality in the previous presidency, which allowed transgender students to use the restroom of the gender they identify with. President Donald Trump has made a grave mistake in rescinding protection for these students, who now must […]
Claremont McKenna College professor Ralph A. Rossum spoke about how Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas is committed to pursuing an “original general meaning” approach to interpret the constitution on Tuesday in the Campus Center Ballroom.
The Supreme Court has upheld a Texas law to enforce a photo identification mandate beginning with the Nov. 4 election.
A provision of the Affordable Care Act that requires employers to provide birth control as part of worker health plans has reached the Supreme Court, marking the second time the High Court has scrutinized the new health care law.