Author Archives: Keith Kamisugi

#BelieveSurvivors National Walkout and Moment of Solidarity

Dr. Christine Blasey Ford has bravely come forward and shared her story about how Judge Brett Kavanaugh, nominee for the Supreme Court, sexually assaulted her. She made her concerns known anonymously, and then publicly came forward when her identity began to leak to the press. Since then, she’s endured harassment online and offline, received death […]
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Eva Paterson’s Op-ed on Kavanaugh in SF Chronicle

​Opinion: Kavanaugh will undermine progress made on justice for all​ By Eva Paterson San Francisco Chronicle​ Sept. 5, 2018 Facebook​ | Twitter​ Brett Kavanaugh has been nominated by President Trump to fill the vacancy created by the premature retirement of Justice Anthony Kennedy. Civil rights activists, abortion rights advocates, the disability rights community, and those concerned with limiting […]
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¡Trump no está por encima de la ley!

¡Nadie está por encima de la ley, ni siquiera el presidente! #StopKavanaugh

Courts Change Lives: New Videos Explain What’s at Stake in Our Federal Courts

The Leadership Conference Education Fund today launched CourtsChangeLives.org, a new online resource featuring three videos emphasizing the consequential role our federal courts play in interpreting and upholding the law. The videos highlight immigration, equal pay, and police brutality as just a few examples of how courts affect marginalized communities. “Every day federal judges make decisions […]
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The Senate cannot have a legitimate Supreme Court confirmation hearing until all Kavanaugh records are made available

Senate Judiciary Committee Chairman Chuck Grassley announced today that the Committee will be holding a confirmation hearing for Supreme Court Nominee Brett Kavanaugh beginning on September 4. This announcement was made despite the fact that Judge Kavanaugh’s full record has not been released and without regard for the National Archives’ notice that it will need […]
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