Brett Kavanaugh

Julia Conley, staff writer
"Serious questions remain about whether Kavanaugh is ultimately fit to be a Supreme Court justice, and House Democrats now have the power to get answers."
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Reproductive rights advocates
"It isn't news that abortion is generally supported among American voters. But...
Julia Conley, staff writer
The Supreme Court Justice's confirmation hearings left Americans fearful for...


While we await Kavanaugh's impeachment - and after a spurious swearing-in that deemed him "proven innocent" of "a hoax" enacted by "evil people" - we take succor from a prescient Howard Zinn, who years ago called out the distinction between law and justice. Citing the hypocrisy of the "pious veneration" of an infinitely flexible "rule of law" and judicial system always attuned to politics, he reminded us, "The courts have never been on the side of justice...unless pushed by the people."