US Supreme Court

Jessica Corbett, staff writer
defend the dream
"While this is an important development, it is not a long-term solution for all DACA recipients or Dreamers. We need to keep fighting."
Common Dreams staff
In a 7-2 decision, justices lift lower-court rulings that had imposed...
Julia Conley, staff writer
"No constitutional doctrine should presume that consumers assume the risk of...


Even as Antonin Scalia led his right-wing cohorts in trying to gut the Voting Rights Act, labeling it a “perpetuation of racial entitlement,” Obama and Congressional leaders unveiled a statue of civil rights icon Rosa Parks across town. The law was challenged by Alabama officials who argued "the problem to which the Voting Rights Act was addressed is solved.” Uh, right.