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Michael Waldman

Michael Waldman is President of the Brennan Center for Justice at NYU School of Law, a nonpartisan law and policy institute that focuses on improving the systems of democracy and justice.


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Sham 'Originalism' of Right-Wing Court Has Become Direct Threat to Democracy

The constitutional theory is now a threat to modern life.

Michael Waldman ·


Alito's Draft Is an Attack on Rights Beyond Abortion

Beyond its terrible implications for abortion rights, the leaked Supreme Court opinion would upend a long-settled system of values.

Michael Waldman ·


Beware the GOP Election Police Force

States across the country are establishing or empowering law enforcement agencies to aggressively pursue rare instances of voter fraud.

Michael Waldman ·


The Battle to Protect Voting Rights Continues

As some states restrict voting rights, others expand them. The fight for the future of elections is on.

Michael Waldman ·


The GOP's Next Coordinated Attempt to Steal an Election Won't Be So Amateurish

Proponents of the Big Lie are removing obstacles to stealing elections in states around the country.

Michael Waldman ·


Senate Must Pass Voting Rights Reform So States Can Protect Democracy

The John Lewis Voting Rights Act would shield voters from racial discrimination at the ballot box.

Michael Waldman ·


Gerrymandering: The Upcoming Redistricting Battle

Federal legislation is clearly needed to help stop partisan gerrymandering, and time is of the essence.

Michael Waldman ·


Congress Can Stop These GOP Voter Suppression Laws, Cold. It Just Needs the Political Will.

The For the People Act would make our democracy more inclusive and block efforts by state legislators to make it harder to vote.

Michael Waldman ·

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