Category: Current Events

Against Nothingness

Against Nothingness

—Douglas Burnet Smith As November 11 approaches, and we acknowledge once again the last hour of the last day of “the war to end all wars,” as more wars rage… READ MORE

Remove the Sword of Damocles from DACA

Remove the Sword of Damocles from DACA

—Michael A. Olivas and Shoba Sivaprasad Wadhia
The legal and historical roots of DACA run deep and represent one form of prosecutorial discretion exercised by DHS during the Obama administration.

The Legacy of Ruth Bader Ginsburg

The Legacy of Ruth Bader Ginsburg

—Renee Knake Jefferson and Hannah Brenner Johnson
In remembering this extraordinary woman, we should also contemplate carefully the decision that comes next with the selection of a nominee to fill the vacancy created by her death.

International Day of Democracy: A Reading List

International Day of Democracy: A Reading List

In these books, scholars work across the world to evaluate democracy’s past, present and future, and to discover ways democracy can be reinvigorated in the 21st century.