Brett Wilkins, staff writer
Rep. Pramila Jayapal is one of 39 House lawmakers who sent a letter to the Trump administration asking critical questions about government domestic mass surveillance. (Photo: Alex Edelman/Getty Images)
"We are concerned that the executive branch may, once again, be using questionable legal theories of executive authority to justify the illegal surveillance of the American people," the 39 lawmakers wrote.
Brett Wilkins, staff writer
Rep. Ro Khanna (D-Calif.) is introducing a bill that would limit Supreme Court Justices to an 18-year term, while permitting presidents to appoint new Supreme Court justices every even year. (Photo: Andrew Harnik/AP/Getty Images)
"We can't face a national crisis every time a vacancy occurs on the Supreme...
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Climate activists gather for a global day of action organized by the Fridays for Future youth movement during the coronavirus pandemic on September 25, 2020 in Berlin, Germany. (Photo: Omer Messinger/Getty Images)
Fridays for Future founder Greta Thunberg said young people are striking, "in a...


As thousands pay tribute to Ruth Bader Ginsburg, the first woman, and Jew, to lie in state, we seek to find light where we can amidst the grief, dread, fury, rubble. There's resolve to Block Barrett. There's hard truth: "When the people speak, the Court listens," and they'll only save us if we fight for it. And there's the kids, heartbreaking and uplifting and reverential in their RBG collars, who with their parents came to honor " what America should be," and who give us hope.

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