August 26 Panel on ‘Creating a Progressive Pipeline to the Federal Judiciary’

The Equal Justice Society, American Constitution Society for Law & Policy, and California ChangeLawyers co-host a presentation and panel discussion for lawyers and law students exploring how progressives can develop a pipeline to the federal judiciary from law schools through clerkships and legal careers resulting in qualified progressive jurists appointed by the President and confirmed […]
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This Week in White Supremacy #89 | Trump’s escalation of racism means he’s worried about reelection

“Most politicians faced with [poor] numbers would look for ways to broaden their appeal. But Trump has just one political move: inflame the base. As an incumbent, he cannot credibly run again as an avenging outsider who will raze the temples of the evil place called Washington. Instead, he is running as the defender of […]
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This Week in White Supremacy #88 | Texas Sentenced Crystal Mason to Five Years in Prison for Trying to Vote

From the ACLU via W. Kamau Bell: Crystal Mason thought she had the right to vote. Texas sentenced her to five years in prison for trying. The case of this Texas mother is a window into how the myth of voter fraud is being weaponized to suppress the vote. http://bit.ly/2SCeo2u W. Kamau Bell on Twitter: […]
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EJS President Eva Paterson Among Special Guests at Watch Party for Mueller Testimony

Eva will be part of the 8:45 a.m. Pacific Time watch party today, July 24, for the Intelligence Committee testimony (register here). The Trump administration has been lying about Robert Mueller’s investigation into Russian interference in our elections. Mueller will have the chance to set the record straight when he testifies before Congress. The Mueller […]
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This Week in White Supremacy, Week 87: The Ten Stages of Genocide (We’re at #7)

  George Conway: Trump is a racist president – The Washington Post https://wapo.st/2JH2mSE Border Patrol Chief Was Member of Secret Facebook Group http://bit.ly/2M2XIzK Dara Lind on Twitter: “If you’re familiar with the military/law enforcement, you know about commemorative “challenge coins.” Border Patrol agents have been circulating an unauthorized coin (using the official logo!) that mocks […]
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