Tag Archives: Human Rights

The Supreme Court Draws a Line in Partisan Gerrymandering With New Decision



Last Thursday, the Supreme Court definitely and controversially ruled in the cases of Rucho v. Common Cause and Lamone v. Benisek that court systems cannot hear challenges to maps that have been gerrymandered in a partisan manner. This video is an analysis of what Justice Roberts decision said and the rationality behind why the Supreme Court’s conservative majority voted the way they did.


ICE’s Overflowing Detention Centers; A New Brand of Immigration Emergency



During the recent shutdown debate there was an argument as to how many beds to provide ICE for detaining undocumented Immigrants. Well the problem has only gotten worse since then as an influx of immigrants has strained our detention centers to breaking point.